Maltese Singers Smash it at the Romanian Music Festival for Children

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Maltese singers taking part in this year’s edition of the Romanian music festival for children have smashed it during the festival. Two of the singers, Rihanna Aquilina and Eliza Attard have won their category with songs Somebody’s Got a Hold on Me and You Don’t Own Me respectively. Maria Dijnovic finished at third place within […]

Vintage photos show Malta enjoying summer over the years

If there’s one thing we know, it’s that Malta comes alive during the summer. These photographs provide a fascinating glimpse at life in the Maltese Islands during the hot weather. From children learning how to swim at San Gorg Lido to families splashing in the sea at Mellieha Bay, people in Malta and Gozo have long enjoyed getting […]

Never-before-seen photos show Malta 150 years ago

This is how Malta looked when your great great great great grandmother was alive. These never-before-seen images, which were unearthed at an auction, give a fascinating insight into life in Victorian Malta. The incredible snaps include views of Pieta Creek, several decades before St Luke’s Hospital was built on the hill. The amazing photographs were […]

New eye test can tell instantly if you’re lying

An eye test that can tell police if you’re lying has been developed by scientists. The technology tracks the movement of your eyeballs. Experiments showed even seasoned liars couldn’t hide their reactions. It could help police crack terrorist cells, according to the research. Study leader Dr Ailsa Millen, a psychologist at the University of Stirling […]

Body found in search for Nora Quoirin in Malaysia

Police searching for missing British teenager Nora Quoirin in Malaysia have found a body. Two forensics vans and other police cars were entering the jungle area, which was sealed off. The discovery came on the tenth day of an intensive search for the missing 15-year-old. An officer told  The Mirror : ‘We have found a […]

Heat waves, we’re done! Winter? Yes please!

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Winters in Malta are cold and never ending, but this year’s winter was out of this world. No one expected such heavy rains and most of all, our own Hurricane. Most of us prayed constantly for summer to start. Social Media was filled with heart felt prayers, pleading for the rain to stop. Our prayers […]

Klopp urges Liverpool to ‘stay greedy’ for more trophies

Jurgen Klopp has urged Liverpool to ‘stay greedy’ as they look to build on last season’s Champions League triumph. Liverpool were pipped to the English Premier League title by Manchester City – but went all the way in Europe’s elite club competition, beating Spurs in the final in June. But the Anfield boss insists his […]

10 tips to help you stop checking your mobile every two minutes

Do you find it impossible to sit on a bus or even watch TV without checking your phone? Do you worry about missing out if you don’t check social media every few minutes? These are all indications of digital addiction, a fast-growing problem in Malta that has been linked to ­stress, isolation and sleep issues. […]

Hands-free mobiles ‘should be banned while driving’

Drivers should be banned from using hands-free mobile phones in England and Wales, according to road safety experts. They warned that current laws give the ‘misleading impression’ that hands-free options are safe. Expert told MPs at Westminster that taking a hands-free phone call was as dangerous as being over the legal drink-drive limit. They urged […]