WATCH: First Transgender Olympian, Laurel Hubbard, Is Out Of The Olympics

  Transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard has crashed out of the Olympic weightlifting 87kg event after failing to register a single lift in the snatch.   Laurel Hubbard's third attempt; now out of the competition, and the women can compete amongst themselves fairly.#OlympicGames #LaurelHubbard — Women's Voices (@WomenReadWomen) August 2, 2021     Hubbard, who […]

Europe Expected To Record Its Hottest Temperature Today

  Temperatures around Europe have seen as high as 42°C this week, but temperatures are expected to rise further, even potentially hitting record-breaking highs today.     Whilst many people in the UK have been struggling with the heat, it pales in comparison to certain parts of Europe. Greece and Turkey, for instance, have experienced […]

Malta’s Seawater Ranked As The Fourth Cleanest In The EU

  Malta’s seawater has been ranked as the fourth cleanest among EU countries, resulting from statistics issued by Eurostat following water samples taken back in 2019.     The figures show that 97.7% of the local beaches where people swim have seawater of excellent quality! Meanwhile, the average for member states stands at 88%.   […]

Boris Johnson Expecting Second Child With Wife Carrie Johnson

  After tying the knot earlier this year, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expecting a second child with his wife Carrie Johnson. This comes shortly after the couple welcomed their first child, Wilfred Lawrie Nicholas Johnson, together in May 2020.     Carrie announced her pregnancy in a post on Instagram, in which she […]

Six Maltese Localities Will Be Going Car-Free

Six Maltese towns will be the first to become car-free as part of a pandemic-inspired plan to temporarily pedestrianize squares and streets across the country.   According to Local Councils Association president Mario Fava, the project would begin with Zejtun, Dingli, Qrendi, Zurrieq, Mqabba, and Safi.     The program will be far broader in […]

Johnny Depp Secures Victory In His Legal Battles Against Ex-Wife Amber Heard

  Earlier this year, actor Johnny Depp unsuccessfully tried to appeal to his High Court libel ruling, which sided with The Sun calling him a ‘wife beater’ as Heard’s abuse claims were ‘true’. Now, after long controversy and debate, the star has secured a rare victory in his legal battles with Heard…     Heard, […]

Doctors Encourage Expecting Mothers To Take The COVID-19 Vaccine

  Following a surge in virus-related problems among pregnant women, the Malta College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (MCOG) has strongly urged them to take the COVID-19 vaccination.   In a statement, they explained how they previously advised that only women at high risk of virus exposure or with high risk medical problems be provided the […]