Watch: Teleshopping Fail Becomes New Maltese Viral Sensation

We don’t really watch teleshopping, but we’re so glad that someone caught this iconic moment on camera and shared it with all of us. Imagine trying to sell bracelets on TV, only to have it break into pieces as you’re putting it on … but that’s not even the best part. Her reaction is the […]

Worker dies after electric shock horror in Attard

A man has died after suffering a massive electric shock while working in Attard. Martin Kalincev, 28, from Msida was employed with a contractor with a Maltese telecommunications company. Police said the emergency services were alerted at around 9.30am on Thursday morning. He was rushed to hospital where he sadly died 90 minutes. An eyewitness […]

Manchester City unveil special 125th anniversary kit

Manchester City has unveiled a special kit to celebrate their 125th anniversary. The team will wear the new shirts during Sunday’s Community Shield match against Liverpool. The Puma design features no branding to reflect the classic, simple design of the club’s first strips. One the back features a ship, which more than half of fan […]

Pochettino reveals he has no say over Spurs transfers

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has played down his surprising outburst over transfers. He promised to continue working with Spurs chairman Daniel Levy in the final week of the summer window. Just 24 hours earlier, Pochettino claimed that he has no influence on Tottenham’s transfer activity in the wake of his side’s Audi Cup win over […]

Amazon reveals top five Christmas toys for 2019

It might only be July but retailers are already thinking ahead to Christmas . Amazon has revealed the top five toy trends it thinks will shape festive wish-lists this year. Featuring the hottest toy releases of the year, along with expert toy know-how, these top trends include new takes on old family favourites, toys that interact with […]

Engineer builds 4.7-metre Lego model of Forth Bridge

An engineer has constructed a Lego model of the world-famous Forth Bridge in a bid to get it made into an official product. Mike Dineen used around 3,000 bricks to build the structure over four months and has now submitted the design to the toy company’s website. The 41-year-old is now hoping to get 10,000 […]

Gzira VS Ventspils. Is a Comeback in the Cards?

Gzira FC

Following a 4-0 loss against Lithuanian side FK Ventspils away from home, it looks like Maltese side Gżira United FC are already out of the Europa League. While that seems to be the case, stranger things have happened in football. Let’s take a look at one of football’s third qualifying round matches from the 2018/19 […]

Ryanair warns as many as 900 jobs are at risk

Hundreds of jobs at Ryanair are under threat within weeks, the airline’s boss has warned staff. In a video message, Michael O’Leary said the job cuts among pilots and cabin crew would be announced before the end of August. It’s unclear how many staff in Malta will be affected by the decision. It’s been reported […]

Rare Harry Potter book fetches €31,000 at auction

A rare original copy of the first Harry Potter book has sold for €31,000 at auction. The first edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, JK Rowling’s debut novel, was bought by a private collector from the UK. The 1997 book, published with two errors, was sold by at a church jumble sale for […]

Tragedy as scuba diver dies at Gozo beauty spot

A scuba diver has died after getting into difficulties at a popular diving spot off Gozo. The 56-year-old Swiss man was diving at Dwejra on Wednesday morning when he got into difficulties. Police said the man lived in Marsalforn and was diving with two friends when he found himself in trouble. Emergency services were called […]