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  • Annual Service of the Lazarite Grand Priories of Malta and Gozo

    Date: Mon, 29/04/2013 - 16:12

    The Grand Priories of Malta and Gozo under the United Grand Priories of the Hospitaller Order of Saint Lazarus of Jerusalem organized their 18th annual service at the Basilica of Saint Dominic the Great in Valletta, Malta on the 20th of the month.
  • Mattia Preti exhibition launched

    Date: Mon, 29/04/2013 - 15:31

    The exhibition “Mattia Preti: Faith and Humanity” which will open to the public as from the May 4 at the Grandmaster’s Palace was launched by Parliamentary Secretary Dr. Josè Herrera on Monday morning.
  • Couple file constitutional application after son is taken away

    Date: Mon, 29/04/2013 - 15:12

    A young couple has filed an application before the Constitutional Court calling for the revocation of a care order which saw her two-year-old son and a baby of a few months 'forcibly' taken from them. They told the court that her elder son had fallen from his cot and...
  • Kuwait Ambassador meets Malta Tourism Minister

    Date: Mon, 29/04/2013 - 14:41

    Tourism Minister Karmenu Vella had a visit by Kuwait Ambassador Faisal Sulaiman Ali Al-Musaileem. The latter said that the relationship between Malta and Kuwait is excellent.  He added that both countries have their embassies in the countries. Kuwait’s Ambassador was...
  • Nigerian footballer accused of baby's attempted murder

    Date: Mon, 29/04/2013 - 14:14

    Rotini Williams Akande is being charged of the attempted murder of 15-month old baby Maleek Opeyemi. He is also being charged with causing grievous bodily harm to the baby when he had the responsibility to take care of him. The boy is currently at the Intensive Care...
  • Joint funeral for Zejtun archpriest and his mother

    Date: Mon, 29/04/2013 - 14:11

    Zejtun Archpriest Fr Eric Overend who died yesterday and his mother who passed away just a few days ago will have a joint funeral. The funeral leaves Mater Dei Hospital tomorrow at 16.15h and will head to Zejtun Parish Church. A prayer vigil will be held from 21.00h...
  • New counsellors within the diplomatic corps

    Date: Mon, 29/04/2013 - 13:49

    The Ministry of Foreign Affairs appointed 10 new counsellors within the Maltese Diplomatic Corps.  The letters of appointment were handed to the new Counsellors by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr. George Vella this morning. The newly appointed Counsellors are...
  • Three years probation for injuring off duty policeman

    Date: Mon, 29/04/2013 - 13:28

    A 28-year old Valletta supporter was given three years probation after admitting infront of Magistrate Claire Stafrace Zammit of hitting an off duty policeman, who also present to support Valletta for the Premier League match against Birkirara, last Saturday. Clive...
  • Eight killed, 45 injured in Pakistan suicide blast

    Date: Mon, 29/04/2013 - 13:16

    At least eight people have been killed and 45 others were injured after a suicide bomber rammed his motorcycle into a bus in Pakistan's northwestern city of Peshawar, police officials stated. The suicide bombing appeared to have targeted Sahibzada Anees, a senior...
  • New Local Examinations Board members announced

    Date: Mon, 29/04/2013 - 12:56

    Minister for Education and Employment Evarist Bartolo today met with new members of the Local Examinations Board. The Minister insisted that rectitude and transparency must prevail at all times. Evarist Bartolo was responding to the recent claims which alleged that the...