Last Updated 21 | 12 | 2014 at 16:23


While we can understand that the policy to introduce low cost services has become an important factor in the operation of many legacy and low cost airlines, yet, Malta Tourism Society does feel that...Read More >>

  • Six cars destroyed by fire

    Date: Fri, 16/08/2013 - 15:57

    Six vehicles were extensively damaged in a suspected arson in a field which is being used as a car park today, August 16, 2013, at about 10.00h, in Triq Annetto Caruana, Saint Paul’s Bay. Preliminary investigations found that the fire spread from a car bearing...
  • Two arrested after truck fire

    Date: Fri, 16/08/2013 - 14:17

    Two men were arrested following a fire in a truck in Triq il-Qolla s-Safra, Żebbuġ, Gozo. Upon being informed of the blaze, a Mobile Squad patrol was sent on site, where a fire extinguisher was used to control the flames, however, to no avail. The Civil Protection...
  • Motorcyclist grievously injured in Coast Road crash

    Date: Fri, 16/08/2013 - 13:41

    A man fractured his left leg when he lost control of his motorcycle today at about 03.15h at the Coast Road, Naxxar. The motorcyclist, a 48-year-old living in Naxxar, was driving a Yamaha XV250S when he crashed into a wall in the vicinity of the entrance to Madliena.  
  • Two youths arrested for vandalism

    Date: Fri, 16/08/2013 - 12:26

    Two youths were arrested shortly after the police were informed that they had broken a clay port and car aerials today, at about 05.45h in Triq il-Qbajjar, Żebbuġ, Gozo. Assisted by a resident, a 63-year-old woman, who described the suspects, police officers from the...
  • Żminjietna appeals for community use of empty schools

    Date: Fri, 16/08/2013 - 12:05

    Żminijietna - Voice of the Left has called on the Minister of Education to withdraw his declared policy regarding empty schools. "These must be used for the benefit of the community and not sold to the private sector," it said.  
  • Bodies found after Mumbai submarine explosion

    Date: Fri, 16/08/2013 - 10:51

    Three bodies have been found in a river in India, after a submarine sank as it exploded in a Mumbai dockyard. Another 18 sailors are also feared dead. A list with their names was published by the country's navy. The cause of the explosion is still unknown and an...
  • Man grievously injured in argument

    Date: Fri, 16/08/2013 - 10:45

    A man was grievously injured in an alleged argument with a friend yesterday at about 20.15h, in Triq San Pawl, Saint Paul’s Bay. Questioned by the police, the two men said the argument broke out as they were garaging their cars after a day out together. As a result,...
  • Thousands in cash stolen during hold-up

    Date: Fri, 16/08/2013 - 10:18

    Thousands of money in cash were stolen when a man was held-up today, at about 09.30h, in Qawra Road, Qawra. Preliminary investigations found that the money were in the possession of a man, a 54-year-old living in Birżebbuġa, who was driving a Volkswagen Jetta, when a...
  • Young woman caught stealing by off-duty police officer

    Date: Fri, 16/08/2013 - 10:02

    A young woman was arrested shortly after an off-duty sergeant major saw her stealing from unattended swimmer’s bags, including her own, yesterday at about 17.30h in St Thomas Bay. The young woman was eventually arrested in Triq il-Gardiel, Marsascala, by police...
  • Young man critically injured in crash

    Date: Fri, 16/08/2013 - 09:18

    A 21-year-old man from Gudja was critically injured in a crash yesterday at the Għaxaq Bypass. Preliminary investigations found that the young man, was travelling in a Peugeot 205 driven by another male, a 22-year-old from Żejtun, towards Bir id-Deheb when they...