Last Updated 21 | 08 | 2014 at 22:55

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UPDATE: was informed that the victim in the shooting has passed away due to the injuries he has sustained. Earlier A man has been critically injured in a shooting incident in Mahatma Gandhi...Read More >>

  • Two women hospitalised after being involved in a bus collision

    Date: Thu, 21/08/2014 - 14:56

    Two women of a foreign nationality were admitted to Mater Dei Hospital after being involved in a collision with a bus and another vehicle. The incident took place at around 13:45hrs, on the main road of Pembroke. It seems that the vehicle in which there were two women...
  • Education Ministry investigating case of child who left school alone

    Date: Thu, 21/08/2014 - 14:31

    The Education Ministry on Monday received a report by the Foundation for Educational Services of a child who slipped out of school during Skola Sajf after the boy went to the toilet unaccompanied. Instead of returning to the classroom the child left the school.
  • Sale of Premises under Legal Notice 77

    Date: Thu, 21/08/2014 - 13:23

    The Housing Authority notifies that the result of allocations for the purchase of premises issued under Legal Notice 77 will be published on Monday 25th August 2014. These lists can be viewed at 22 Pietro Floriani Street Floriana and at 25 Enrico Mizzi Street Victoria...
  • Missing man found alive and well

    Date: Thu, 21/08/2014 - 12:39

    The British man who had been missing for 19 days was found. Robert James Carrick, 46-years old had not been seen since 10 August 2014. Carrick was found alive and well around midnight. He was located by a police squad in the whereabouts of Bugibba walking....
  • Recall of Tattoo Ink and Kits

    Date: Thu, 21/08/2014 - 12:26

    The Malta Competition and Consumer Affairs Authority has been notified of dangerous tattoo inks and kits which may have been placed on the market in Malta.
  • Unauthorised collection of funds for Id-Dar tal-Providenza

    Date: Thu, 21/08/2014 - 11:48

    Reports are reaching id-Dar tal-Providenza that a well-dressed gentleman is knocking on doors informing residents that they won €2,000 through a lottery organized by the Siġġiewi home for its benefactors and that he can arrange for their getting the money by giving him...
  • “Local Councils should ensure Universal Use of Public Conveniences” - Communist Party of Malta

    Date: Thu, 21/08/2014 - 11:23

    The Communist Party of Malta appeals to Marsascala Local Council not to apply the same discriminatory policy adopted by the Valletta Local Council to privatize public convenience.  Valletta Local Council is infact discriminating between those who have the means and...
  • Temporary Closure of Għargħur Sub Post Office

    Date: Thu, 21/08/2014 - 10:59

    MaltaPost informs the public that the Sub Post Office at ‘Aquavel’, St. Bartholomew Street, Għargħur GĦR 1014 will be closed for business on Monday 25 August 2014. The public may wish to avail itself of postal services provided from the Naxxar Post Office situated in...
  • Unexpected visit at Mater Dei, improvement in food is expected

    Date: Wed, 20/08/2014 - 16:33

    Parliamentary Secretary for Health, Chris Fearne, took action following complaints which were forwarded with regards to food provided at Mater Dei as he made an unexpected visit this morning. The aim was to check personally the level of food and service provided by the...
  • Higher cargo handling charges will make Malta less competitive

    Date: Wed, 20/08/2014 - 16:22

    The Malta Chamber of Commerce, Enterprise and Industry expresses its concern and disappointment following news that the Valletta Gateway Terminal (VGT), has decided to increase cargo handling charges applicable as from 1st September 2014.