Last Updated 20 | 04 | 2014 at 13:05

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  • First Civil Unions could take place in June

    Date: Sun, 20/04/2014 - 12:00

    Civil Unions could come into effect as early as mid-June after President Coleiro Preca signed the Bill on Wednesday. After the controversial Bill was signed earlier this week, it is expected to come to full effect when Legal Notices are posted. These Legal Notices are...
  • Italy’s Mare Nostrum to assist with Malta’s refugee burdens

    Date: Sun, 20/04/2014 - 10:20

    The Italian government, under the leadership of Matteo Renzi and Enrico Letta has announced that it will help and possibly take over Malta’s burdens with refugee aiding. The Italian government is looking to redeem itself after the tragedy off Lampedusa on 3 October...
  • Federica Falzon snags the ultimate prize on ‘Ti Lascio Una Canzone’

    Date: Sun, 20/04/2014 - 09:53

    After triumphing multiple times over the past few months, Federica Falzon won first prize on Rai’s ‘Ti Lascio una Canzone’. Ten year old, local mezzo soprano, Federica Falzon along with her musical partner Vincenzo Carni, have achieved the ultimate honour and won first...
  • 300 athletes register for Gozo Half Marathon

    Date: Sun, 20/04/2014 - 09:29

    Over 300 athletes have already registered their participation in the Gozo Half Marathon event, which is being held on Sunday 27th April.
  • Rare Bird Continues on its Journey

    Date: Sat, 19/04/2014 - 17:06

    The rare visitor, a long-legged Buzzard roosted for the second night at an undisclosed area in North Western part of Malta. This majestic large raptor soared high early on Saturday morning and headed north towards Gozo. The bird was observed circling over Qala in Gozo...
  • Families enjoy spring wildlife and Easter-egg hunt at Is-Simar

    Date: Sat, 19/04/2014 - 17:00

    Today, On Easter Saturday, 50 families enjoyed an Easter-egg hunt and Nature Discovery Trail at Is-Simar wetland reserve in Xemxija (well the Easter-egg hunt was for the kids really!)- and, of course, BirdLife’s Klabb Ħuttaf mascot, Ħuttafa, the migrating Barn Swallow...
  • Air Malta Flight KM103, Makes Unexpected Night Stop

    Date: Sat, 19/04/2014 - 14:30

    Air Malta flight KM103 from London Heathrow to Malta yesterday had to make a night stop in London due to technical reasons. The Malta bound passengers were offered hotel accommodation and will return to Malta today on other Air Malta services. The aircraft is being...
  • “Joseph” and “Marie-Louise” among Good Friday prayers in Gozo

    Date: Sat, 19/04/2014 - 13:54

    People who were attending the Good Friday function in the Gozo Co-Cathedral, were surprised when the Prayers of the Faithful included mentions of “Joseph” and Marie-Louise”. The people attending the function, which was led by Gozo Bishop, Mario Grech, immediately...
  • Xarabanks raises €558,799 for Puttinu Cares

    Date: Sat, 19/04/2014 - 12:09

    During Xarabank’s Good Friday Edition a record sum of €558,799 was raised in aid of Puttinu Cares. Xarabank, focused its attention on several people who are benefitting or have benefitted from Puttinu Cares and who shared their experiences during the three hours of...
  • VIDEO: Easter Sunday in Malta

    Date: Sat, 19/04/2014 - 12:03

    While for some Easter Sunday is the day in which their 40 days of abstinence comes to an end, and they can now devour whatever their eyes can see, others tell that it is the time in which they gather up as a family and enjoy this festive day together...