Last Updated 18 | 04 | 2014 at 20:02


Many Christians around the world gather together to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ, while most ceremonies are similar, certain towns celebrate it in a more unusual way. Many Easter...Read More >>

  • Sightings of rare bird over Malta

    Date: Fri, 18/04/2014 - 16:57

    A rare and highly protected bird, the long-legged Buzzard, was sighted yesterday in an undisclosed area in the north of Malta. The bird roosted overnight, awaiting more favourable wind currents to continue with its journey. Immediately upon receiving initial sighting...
  • Woman hit in Valletta

    Date: Fri, 18/04/2014 - 16:53

    An Italian woman, 54, is suffering from serious injuries yet she is not in danger of losing her life, after being run over by a vehicle in Mediterranean street in Valletta. The incident occurred around 13:30hr on Friday afternoon. The woman was hit by a Ford Mondeo,...
  • Nessie captured on satellite images

    Date: Fri, 18/04/2014 - 16:35

    Images of what seems to look like a creature swimming below the surface of the world’s most famous lock has been accessed from a satellite up high in the atmosphere with an Apple satellite map application. Two pictures were captures by two different people, whi were...
  • Cat jumps out of burning building

    Date: Fri, 18/04/2014 - 15:18

    A fire sparked by a lightning strike on Tuesday, destroyed an apartment complex in Florida, forcing a cat to jump to save its life from a third-story window. Charlie Jasper, the cat who jumped and survived, was caught on camera standing on the window sill and trying to...
  • Miley Cyrus still in hospital

    Date: Fri, 18/04/2014 - 14:37

    The bangerz star, Miley Cyrus, could be in the hospital for 27 days. On Wednesday one of her representatives announced that a concert has to be cancelled because the star had to be taken to hospital following an allergic reaction to an antibiotic she was prescribed for...
  • Good Friday Night Walk - €75,000 raised in aid of Puttinu Cares

    Date: Fri, 18/04/2014 - 13:49

    €75,000 were raised in aid of Puttinu Cares during the Good Friday night walk. This year was the 11th edition and largest one after around 8,000 participants took part. For the past 10 years this has been an annual event, which manages to attract a number of Maltese...
  • South Korean sunken ferry - 268 still missing

    Date: Fri, 18/04/2014 - 13:23

    After a South Korean ferry sank on Wednesday, prosecutors are now asking the court to issue an arrest warrant for the captain. It has been revealed that a junior officer, and not the captain, might have ordered a sharp turn when the ferry capsized. The search is an...
  • UPDATE: House fire following thunder

    Date: Fri, 18/04/2014 - 12:30

    UPDATE: It has been reported that a woman, 27, was taken to hospital after thunder hit the apartment block which she lives in. The woman is not suffering any serious injuries but she is being currently being treated in hospital for shock.  Four apartments in the same...
  • Avalanche on Mount Everest

    Date: Fri, 18/04/2014 - 12:21

    None of the four Maltese who are currently trying to reach the top of Mount Everest was injured when a few hours ago an avalanche killed six guides while      nine other guides are still missing. The four Maltese are Gregory Attard, Raphael Fenech Adami, Matthew Xerri...
  • Good Friday - Penance and Abstinence

    Date: Fri, 18/04/2014 - 11:53

    Last night was Maundy Thursday. It is the day which remembers Jesus Christ’s institution of the Eucharist during the Last Supper. Apart from Maundy Thursday some even call it Passion Thursday, Paschal Thursday or Sheer Thursday. It is also a day before Good Friday and...