Tragedy as man dies in head-on crash in Rabat

A man has died in the latest tragic accident on Malta’s roads. Police said the 73-year-old driver was killed in a head-on collision in Rabat on Wednesday morning. The accident happened at about 9.30am on Dingli Street in the town. The victim had been driving a Daihatsu Hi-Jet when it was in collision with a […]

Malta Public Transport launches extra night buses

Now it’s even easier to party the night away and then get home safe and sound. Extra night bus services have been launched, with four new routes introduced from Malta’s main clubbing and nightlife mecca in St Julian’s. Malta Public Transport said a number of existing night routes were also revamped to serve more passengers. […]

Horror at the altar as Maltese church roof collapses

A Maltese church described as ‘a national treasure’ could be closed for several months after part of its ceiling collapsed. The roof caved in early this morning at the Church of Our Lady of Jesus, or Knisja Santa Marija ta’ Ġesù, in Rabat. No one was in the building at the time. Horrified Franciscan priests […]

Mother thanks Malta’s ‘heroes’ after her son’s rescue

A mother has publicly thanked Malta’s ‘heroes’ after her son and his friend were rescued from a cliff. Kerstin Panzavecchia admitted she feared the worst after Nick, 19, and his mate Mark Petric, 21, failed to return home on Friday night. By Monday morning she was frantic with worry until she received a phone call […]