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  • Beaten Patient in Mount Carmel: Irregularities in administering of injection

    Date: Tue, 22/07/2014 - 15:51

    The office of the Commissioner of Mental Health and Elderly people published details about an investigation regarding an incident that occurred on 20 May at Mount Carmel Hospital, when a patient was allegedly beaten simply on the premise that he wanted to change the...
  • Peripheral bond markets recover slightly as investors remain on the alert

    Date: Tue, 22/07/2014 - 14:46

    Throughout most of last week, fixed income markets saw a marked increase in risk aversion as core government bonds rallied on the back of an escalation of geopolitical events in Ukraine and the Middle East. Peripheral European bond markets also recovered some of the...
  • Monte Carmel investigation on escaped patient

    Date: Tue, 22/07/2014 - 14:43

    The Ministry for Energy and Health set up a board of inquiry made up of three people to investigate the case of a patient who on the 5 of July managed to escape the Seclusion Ward of Mount Carmel Hospital. This was declared by Minister Konrad Mizzi in a parliamentary...
  • Do You Believe in Ghosts? A Brief History

    Date: Tue, 22/07/2014 - 14:05

    One of the few certainties about the human being is: death. The awareness of having to die distinguishes us from other animals. But in this border which separates the world of the living from the world of the dead, certainties become unstable. The need to mitigate the...
  • Special Monitoring Mission in Ukraine

    Date: Tue, 22/07/2014 - 12:56

    After the decision of the OSCE Permanent Council, upon request by the Ukrainian government, to extend the mandate of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) to Ukraine for a further six months, the Chairperson-in-Office and Swiss Foreign Minister, Didier Burkhalter,...
  • Flight MH17: Condolence register opened by the Embassy of the Netherlands in Malta

    Date: Tue, 22/07/2014 - 12:16

    The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Malta has opened a condolence register for the victims of the Flight MH17 Tragedy above Ukraine on Thursday 17 July, 2014.  The embassy hereby invites everyone wishing to express their condolences and sympathies with the...
  • The Concordia to Leave The Island of Il Giglio Tomorrow Morning

    Date: Tue, 22/07/2014 - 11:04

    This morning a storm struck the island of Il Giglio, were the remains of the shipwreck of the ‘Concordia’ is still located. Despite the bad weather, repairs on the cruise liner have continued throughout the night. "The ship will be ready to leave at sunset", said Nick...
  • Emirates to launch fourth daily flight to Johannesburg

    Date: Tue, 22/07/2014 - 10:26

    Emirates operates daily scheduled flights from Malta to Dubai using a Boeing 777 aircraft. It has announced that it will be introducing a fourth daily flight between Dubai and Johannesburg effective 26th October 2014, lifting to seven the number of daily flights to...
  • Vodafone’s Outbound team gives teenagers privacy at Fra Diego Home

    Date: Tue, 22/07/2014 - 10:07

    Vodafone’s Outboud team recently headed to Fra Diego Home in Hamrun to help out in the cleaning of an empty flat. The Vodafone Malta Foundation also presented funds to the home to help in the transformation of the empty flat.
  • Gaza: Death Toll Rises to 600, Five Mosques Bombed

    Date: Tue, 22/07/2014 - 09:55

    Israel has bombed five mosques, a stadium and the home of a Hamas leader in another night of harsh clashes between Israel and Gaza. The Israeli air offensive has hit till now at least 70 targets in Gaza. The sound of missiles at dawn was mixed with the thud of the...