Tragedy as man is found dead off Manoel Island

A man has died after he was spotted unconscious in the sea off Manoel Island in Gzira. Police told 89.7 Bay the victim was 26 and from India. He had been swimming and diving in the area. Police were alerted to the scene at around 2.30pm on Sunday afternoon. The Armed Forces of Malta carried […]

Typical phrases that only come out of a Maltese mother’s mouth

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Maltese mothers are an absolute gem. They were taught to raise us kids in a certain way, and used to say all kinds of things to scare the bejesus out of us when we disobeyed. But with the occasional scare, came many a moments and words of encouragement that taught us how to handle life […]

10 top Malta photographers to follow on Instagram

Malta is undoubtedly one of Europe’s most photogenic islands, and nowhere is that more obvious than on Instagram. Forget fashion influencers and foodies, it’s our stunning Xlendi sunsets, beautiful Golden Bay views and adorable narrow lanes in Mdina and Vittoriosa that pull in the followers from all over the world. As one of the most […]

Never-Before-Seen Images Show Malta 100 Years Ago

Malta almost looks like somewhere from another planet in these brilliant nostalgic images from almost 100 years ago. Most of the photographs take us back to post-war Malta in the 1920s – and some places are unrecognisable from today. But how well do you know ‘Lost Malta’? Take our Bay Retro quiz to find out. […]

Pizza for breakfast ‘is better for you than some cereals’

We all feel a bit guilty for those rare occasions that we have pizza in the morning. But now a New York dietitian claims that the morning pizza you once felt embarrassed about might even be better for you than a typical bowl of breakfast cereal. Leading food expert Chelsey Amer told ABC News: ‘Surprisingly, […]

Watch: shocking sinkholes found in one of Gozo’s busiest roads

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A video surfaced on Facebook in the past few hours, of a sinkhole in one of Gozo’s busiest road, the major road leading up to Nadur. In just 3 hours of the video being posted, the Ministry of Gozo took action and closed off the road for repairs. While thanking the minister who handled the […]

Little Mix’s Jesy Nelson opens up about online abuse

Little Mix star Jesy Nelson has opened up about how online trolls affected her mental heath. The singer, 28, revealed she even tried to take her own life at one low point. In a candid and tearful moment, Jesy recalled how she took an overdose after taunts about her looks became too much to bear. She […]

Malta’s glorious past brought to life in colour postcards

The pace of change in some parts of Malta is so fast, sometimes it’s hard to remember what the island once looked like. This collection of 10 stunning colour postcards from the 1950s to the 1980s turns back the clock to Malta’s glorious past. The fascinating highlight how some of the island’s most iconic landmarks have […]

Demi Lovato admits editing her bikini pictures due to body image issues

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Demi Lovato has received tons of praise on Instagram for being honest about how she heavily edited her holiday photos because she was ‘ashamed’ about the way she looks. Demi has always been very vocal about her mental health problems. It’s known that over the years she has battled bulimia, self-harm, addiction and bipolar disorder. […]

One of Malta’s Instagram hotspots turns 2 and they’re celebrating with some insane offers!

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Malta’s most colourful hotel and popular Instagram hotspot, the Holiday Inn Express, is celebrating its 2 year anniversary since opening, this week. On the 4th of September, guests were surprised with glasses of prosecco, cupcakes and a bunch of other surprises. View this post on Instagram Colourful Architecture #malta #holidayinnexpress #ihg #architecture A post shared […]

Nicki Minaj announces her retirement from music

Nicki Minaj has announced she’s retiring from music to have a family. The rapper, 36, took to social media to break the news to her fans, who have gone into meltdown. She tweeted: ‘I’ve decided to retire and have my family. I know you guys are happy now. ‘To my fans, keep reppin me, do […]