Man charged with murdering ex-girlfriend in Malta

A man has appeared in court in Valletta charged with the horrific murder of his ex-girlfriend. Jelle Rijpma, 22, who works in the booming iGaming industry in Malta, pleaded not guilty and was remanded in custody. Shannon Mak was found dead in a street in Sta Venera on Friday morning, just hours after she had […]

Talented dad creates sand art on Malta’s beaches

It’s art in the most temporary form. For as soon as the sea comes in, Raymond Schembri’s amazing beach designs are lost forever. Ray from Kalkara is the creative genius behind dozens of brilliant sand sculptures on the beach at Rinella Bay. He makes them ‘just for a bit of fun’ with his young son – and […]