WATCH: Deer spotted on the run in Maltese street

A deer has been spotted running free along one of Malta’s busiest streets. The animal was filmed trotting past cars on Burmarrad Road in St Paul’s Bay on Sunday night. Motorists said it had escaped from a field next to BirdPark Malta. The wildlife park near Salina Bay is home to hundreds of species of […]

Are these the most patriotic benches in Malta?

These must be the most patriotic public benches in the Maltese Islands. The so-called ‘flag benches’ have been installed in Qawra to help give the popular promenade a splash of colour this summer. The idea is that you choose your country, sit down and then relax and admire the sea view. So far the seats […]

Police treat attack in Bugibba as attempted murder

Malta Police have launched a massive manhunt after an horrific stabbing in Bugibba. They said they are treating the attack as attempted murder. They are looking for a Serbian man in connection with the case. The victim, a 58-year-old man from Macedonia, is said to be fighting for his life in hospital. He was rushed […]

Residents evacuated after gas explosion in Qawra

More than 20 residents – including a baby – have been evacuated from their homes after an explosion in Qawra. Fire crews were called to a pastizzi shop in Tourists Street at around 6am on Tuesday after the suspected gas blast. A number of pets were also removed from flats above the food outlet for […]

Double rainbows add a splash of colour to Malta’s skies

The skies above Malta and Gozo were a glorious riot of colour on Tuesday. Loads of you were quick to share snaps of the vibrant double rainbows which appeared above the Maltese Islands. There may be no such thing as a pot of gold, but it was a great way start to the day for […]

Woman speaks out after ‘brutal’ attack in Qawra

A mother-of-two has spoken out after a ‘brutal’ attack at her beauty salon in Malta. Anastasiya Rallo, 35, shared a shocking picture of her injuries on social media after she was assaulted on Wednesday morning at her shop in Qawra. She was treated at Mater Dei Hospital for a serious wound on her forehead as […]

Search for missing Maltese diver is a false alarm

The search for a diver off the Maltese coast has been cancelled after it turned out to be a false alarm. The Armed Forces of Malta and Malta Police launched a major search and rescue operation off Qawra Point after being told that a man was missing in the sea. It was then established that […]

Malta Police make seven arrests after drugs raid

Malta Police have made seven arrests following a drugs raid in Bugibba. A large bag of what was suspected to be cocaine was allegedly discovered in a flat off Tourists Street. Police said that the raid in Mazzola Street uncovered 20g of white powder as well as well as possible traces of heroin and the […]