Last Updated 24 | 11 | 2014 at 07:03

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Lily Allen revealed in an interview why she turned down an invite to sing on Band Aid 30. She told the Mail on Sunday that "it's difficult to explain why I didn't do it… I prefer to do my charitable...Read More >>

  • Idris Elba planning Luther album

    Idris Elba, better known as BBC detective Luther and Heimdall from Thor, is planning to release an album of music inspired by his BBC detective character. Elba, 42, has given the album the working title Murder Loves John because he said he’s like to dissect the idea of...
  • Taylor Swift is first female to succeed herself on US chart

    Taylor Swift has become the first female singer to succeed herself at the top of the US Billboard Hot 100 chart. The 24-year-old’s latest track Blank Space rose 12 places to bump her previous hit Shake It Off, off the top spot. Swift is the 10th act to score the feat...
  • Penelope Cruz to star in Zoolander sequel

    Oscar winning actress Penelope Cruz is in talks to star in the sequel to Ben Stiller's 2001 fashion comedy Zoolander, which has been in the pipeline for several years. The news came hot on the heels of the Dumb and Dumber sequel scored a box office hit 20 years after...
  • Paul Greengrass to direct George Orwell's 1984

    Paul Greengrass, the British director best known for The Bourne Ultimatum action sequel, is in talks to bring George Orwell's Nineteen Eighty-Four to the big screen, the Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. Orwell’s dystopian masterpiece, which first coined the term ‘Big...
  • ŻiguŻajg Arts Festival in Gozo

    Minister for Gozo Anton Refalo and Toni Attard artisitic director of ŻiguŻajg Arts Festival for Children & Young People launch the ŻiguŻajg Arts Festival in Gozo in the presence of the Austrian ambassador Dr. Petra Schneebauer.
  • Feast of the Immaculate Conception in Mqabba

    The Feast of the Immaculate Conception in Mqabba will be celebrated on Sunday 7th December 2014. Solemn High Mass starts at 4:00pm at the Mqabba Parish Church, concelebrated by Reverend John Curmi, the Village’s newly appointed Parish priest. At 5:00pm exits the...
  • ŻiguŻajg opens with art installation featuring 12,000 children’s paintings

    The fourth edition of ŻiguŻajg Arts Festival for Children & Young People opened this morning with a massive art installation involving 12,000 children’s paintings.  
  • HSBC support leads to saving of 6,500 water bottles a year

    Students of Gozo College San Lawrenz Primary School will be reducing the weight of their schoolbags by some 6,500 water bottles per year. The school has received a reverse osmosis filtration system as part of the HSBC Water Programme’s Catch the Drop campaign.
  • MaltaPost’s SendOn introduces a reduced rate of €6 for delivery of items up to 500g

    MaltaPost’s SendOn service allows clients to shop from online stores within the European Union which do not ship directly to Malta. This Christmas, it is now adding considerable updates to make the SendOn service more convenient for its clients.
  • If you see or experience racism: report it! New service launched by The People for Change Foundation

    A new, web-based system ( giving victims and witnesses of racism an easy and effective means of reporting their experiences has been launched by The People for Change Foundation, the human rights think tank.