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  • A Fight Between Two Libyan Men on the Situation in Libya

    Date: Tue, 02/09/2014 - 16:18

    Two Libyan men: Sofjan Salem, 22 from Tripoli, and Hatuf Ahmed Al Kamur of 29 years from Misurata, were accused of assaulting and causing injuries to each other. The fight seems to have originated due to the condition of their natal towns and conflict in Libya.
  • Brad Pitt Arrives in Malta

    Date: Tue, 02/09/2014 - 15:33

    Hollywood star Brad Pitt arrived yesterday afternoon in Malta with a private jet for the filming of By the Sea, Co-starring Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt. Both are currently residing in Malta.
  • Bus and Driver both suspended, Malta Public Transport investigating

    Date: Tue, 02/09/2014 - 13:53

    Following the circulation online of a video-clip where a bus driver is seen struggling with a damaged steering wheel while on the road carrying passengers, Malta Public Transport has identified the vehicle and driver as being employed by one of its subcontractors. Both...
  • GUG welcomes the installation of Wi-Fi on the Gozo Channel

    Date: Tue, 02/09/2014 - 12:45

    Wireless Internet is now available on all three Gozo Channel ferries and both terminals. This initiative indeed is an improved service for the everyday Gozitan crosser who after a long day of work or lectures would be able to pass their 30-minute journey with the...
  • World Children’s Picture Contest 2014

    Date: Tue, 02/09/2014 - 12:03

    The IE-NO-HIKARI Association in Japan is currently organising the 22nd Annual World Children’s Picture Contest. This contest has been orgainsed since 1993 with the aim of creating friendship among children all over the world as well as to assist in the development of...
  • Sylvia King's murderer dies in hopital

    Date: Tue, 02/09/2014 - 11:57

    Joseph Harrington one of the two people convicted in the murder of Sylvia King has died at Mater Dei, after succumbing to a disease which he has been battling for the past few years. Harrington was serving a sentence of life imprisonment on the murder of King which...
  • Sport and Culture in 'Swieqi Fest 2014'

    Date: Tue, 02/09/2014 - 11:42

    For the third year running, the Swieqi Local Council is holding Swieqi Fest, a festival that showcases the importance of sport and culture in the local community. This year’s edition will take place from Saturday to Monday, 6-8 September, with a variety of activities...
  • Should we Laugh or Cry at This?

    Date: Tue, 02/09/2014 - 11:27

      A bus driver is seen in this video trying to navigate his bus with a broken steering wheel. The driver is also seen arguing with another driver about the state he has to drive in. 
  • Middlesea Insurance Social and Events Committee Presents Donation to The Ladybird Foundation

    Date: Tue, 02/09/2014 - 10:38

    The Middlesea Insurance Social and Events Committee recently presented a donation to the Ladybird Foundation.  These funds were collected during dress down days which are organised weekly at Middlesea.
  • 2,700 Children attending free childcare

    Date: Tue, 02/09/2014 - 09:07

    There are currently over 2,722 children aged between 3 months to 3 years attending Child care in both Malta and Gozo and who are currently benefitting from the free childcare scheme, since the scheme was launched in 1st April 2014.