A little bit of Malta in the heart of Japan’s capital city

If you ever happen to be roaming the streets of Tokyo, you can’t miss Maruta – Japan’s number one Maltese cuisine food specialist. Yep you heard that one right. Takashi Takamiya opened his Maltese restaurant after spending six months in Malta. It was love at first sight for Takashi as he adores Malta’s cuisine and […]

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, […]

Are M&M’s first ever chocolate bars coming to Malta?

M&Ms fans are getting excited after it was revealed that new M&Ms chocolate bars will finally be coming to Malta. Four different bars have been created – including peanut, crispy, hazelnut and chocolate variations. Having originally launched the sweets in the USA and Australia, they’ve been hailed as a delicious success. The bars will be […]

Inter Milan star pays for migrant girl’s school lunches

A millionaire Italian footballer has stepped in to pay for a migrant girl’s school lunches because her family cannot afford to pay for the school meal fees. Inter Milan star Antonio Candreva came forward after he learned the eight-year-old child was in tears when she was forced to eat tuna on crackers instead of the […]

7 health benefits of using olive oil in your recipes

Olive oil is an essential part of a healthy Mediterranean diet and it tastes so delicious on salads, in pasta and on fish. But now scientists have claimed that drizzling olive oil on your food at least once a week lowers your risk of blood clots. It’s long been known that the Mediterranean diet – of which olive […]

Malta’s teachers protest over school pastizzi ban

Teachers have told 89.7 Bay that new rules banning pastizzi in Malta’s schools are ‘ridiculous’ and ‘draconian’. The country’s biggest teaching union called on its members to take industrial action after Malta’s favourite snack was outlawed as part of a new healthy eating policy. The Ministry of Education in Floriana ordered pastizzi to be taken […]