Submitted by psciberras on Wed, 23/04/2014 - 19:45
CNN, one of the major international news agencies has listed Teatru Manoel as one of the top 15 most spectacular theatres in the World.
In an article by Tamara Hinson published on the occasion of the 450th anniversary of Shakespeare’s birth, Teatru Manoel, Malta’s national theatre, was listed together with the following major theatres:
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre (London)
The Düsseldorfer Schauspielhaus (Düsseldorf, Germany)
Balboa Theatre (San Diego)
BAM Harvey theater (New York)
National Noh Theatre (Tokyo)
Salle Richelieu (Paris)
Submitted by kportelli on Wed, 23/04/2014 - 15:23
A Gozitan woman who sold Sicilian honey in jars labelled 'Malta Honey' was fined on Wednesday by the courts and her two sons were given a suspended jail term.
The court heard that in January 2011 an inspection was carried out by the Rural Affairs Ministry at the home of one of her sons, Simon Kris Enriquez.
During the inspection the police found empty honey jars labelled Miele di Eucalipto where it was later established that the contents of the jar (honey) was being emptied into other jars labelled as Malta Honey.
Submitted by kportelli on Wed, 23/04/2014 - 14:18
A man from Kirkop was found not guilty for raping his cousin but only guilty of engaging in sexual activity in a public place. He was sentenced to one month imprisonment suspended for four years.
The man, 30-years old, was charged in May 2008 after engaging in a violent attempt with his cousin and offended the modesty or morals of a public place.
Submitted by psciberras on Wed, 23/04/2014 - 14:09
Maltco Lotteries Ltd. has recently added two major milestones to its portfolio, whereby it was accredited with the highest level of Responsible Gaming Certification (Level 4) by the World Lotteries Association(WLA); and also received the Responsible Gaming Certification from the European Lotteries (EL) Association, the two leading Lottery Associations worldwide with more than 100 International Members being affiliated to them.