Malta Gozo News

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 22:59:53 +0000
Maltese and foreign experts consulted on Mgarr Road project in Nadur
The Minister for Gozo Justyne Caruana, together with the technical team led by architect Adrian Mifsud who is...

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 20:22:11 +0000
GBC calls permanent link approval an “historical vote for Gozo”
The Gozo Business Chamber has called this evening’s unanimous approval in Parliament on connectivity between the two islands,...

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 19:25:08 +0000
Permanent link between Gozo and Malta receives unanimous approval
Parliament has this evening unanimously approved a resolution for the Government to carry out a permanent link between...

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 18:52:20 +0000
Heritage Malta launches Heritage Malta Senior Passport for over 60s
Heritage Malta, within the Ministry for Justice, Culture and Local Government, has launched a scheme aimed at Senior...

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 14:23:26 +0000
Crucifixes on display at Il-Hagar Museum for Holy Week in Gozo
An interesting display of Crucifixes – Ave Verum Corpus – are on exhibition for Holy Week in the...

Malta Independent

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 10:21:00 +0200
Indepth: Holy Week in modern times
This week's edition of Indepth takes a look at Holy Week in modern times.As the Church commemorates the Death and Resurrection of Our Lord Jesus Christ, The Malta Independent editor in chief Rachel Attard interviews the parish priest of St Julian's, ...

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 10:21:00 +0200
Cremated ashes must be laid to rest in a sacred place – Church
The Catholic Church in Malta remains adamant that when cremation is used, “the ashes of the faithful must be laid to rest in a sacred place”.A proposed law on cremation proposes that the ashes of the deceased can be scattered at sea, as l...

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 09:10:00 +0200
Archbishop Scicluna writes for Time magazine on Pope Francis
Archbishop Mgr Charles Scicluna was asked by leading magazine Time to write a short piece about Pope Francis who was chosen among the top 100 influential people for 2019. The list was published today.Described as a leading reformer on clerical sex ab...

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 07:50:00 +0200
66 minutes: The frantic race to save Notre Dame
Fueled by a lattice of centuries-old timbers, the fire moved hungrily across Notre Dame’s rooftop toward the cathedral’s iconic spire. It belched yellow smoke, spitting out gritty particles of wood, stone, lead and iron and wanted more. F...

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 08:31:00 +0200
Man with gas cans arrested at St Patrick’s church in New York
Just days after flames ravaged the Notre Dame cathedral in Paris, a New Jersey man was arrested Wednesday night after entering St. Patrick’s Cathedral carrying two cans of gasoline, lighter fluid and butane lighters, according to the New York P...

Malta Today

Thu,18 Apr 2019 10:48:17 +0200
New law will give SMEs more peace of mind online
Nationalist MEP Francis Zammit Dimech said the new law would safeguard several small businesses and would allow for healthy competition and overall consumer satisfaction

Thu,18 Apr 2019 09:21:44 +0200
[READ] Gourmet Today April 2019 edition Online
With Easter just around the corner, the Spring issue of Gourmet comes just in time...

Thu,18 Apr 2019 09:09:17 +0200
Malta drops 12 places to 77th in Reporters Without Borders press freedom index
Abusive judicial proceedings “designed to gag investigative reporters by draining their financial resources” drags Malta down 12 places to 77th in the RSF ranking

Thu,18 Apr 2019 08:49:40 +0200
Why is it so difficult to show restraint rather than rushing to blame?
It is at times like this those in authority need to demonstrate sensitivity and tact rather than come across as being more concerned that their own image is being tarnished and their pet projects are being criticized

Thu,18 Apr 2019 08:48:30 +0200
Film review | Shazam: Just say the word
Finally busting out of the ‘grimdark’ hellhole for good, the DC Cinematic Universe delivers a light-hearted superhero romp that is flawed but ultimately delightful

Times of Malta

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 10:51:00 +0200
Watch: 'Cruel' exit will not change Guardiola's support of VAR
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola insisted VAR does produce "fair football" despite a cruel Champions League quarter-final exit on away goals to Tottenham after a pulsating tie ended 4-4 on aggregate. City were 4-3 victors ...

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 10:50:10 +0200
Watch: More than a pinch of salt…
Episodes from the Passion of Our Lord are annually retold through various media but one of the most striking remains salt. The Domus Pius IX  of Cospicua has been setting up a Last Supper display since 1954, annually drawing h...

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 10:43:00 +0200
Night buses are free of charge for the Easter holidays
All personalised Tallinja cardholders may use the buses free of charge during the night during the Easter holidays, Malta Public Transport said. The offer is applicable on all night routes trips between Friday and April 30. Cus...

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 10:41:00 +0200
Police arrest man carrying gasoline into New York's St Patrick's Cathedral
A man was arrested Wednesday night after entering St Patrick's Cathedral in New York carrying two cans of gasoline, lighter fluid and butane lighters, police said, just days after a fire badly damaged the Notre Dame Cathedral i...

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 10:39:23 +0200
Pharmacies open tomorrow
Floriana Dispensary, 29, Vincenzo Dimech Street, Floriana;Thomas’s Pharmacy, 796, St Joseph High Road, Ħamrun (2123 8018);Brown’s Pharmacy, 82, Victory Street, Qormi (2149 9697);Marrit Pharmacy, 1st May Street, Fleur-de-Lys (2148...