Facebook ‘likes’ could be blocked for children

Social media platforms such as Facebook and Snapchat could turn off their ‘like’ function for children in a bid to keep young people safe online. New guidelines have been suggested to protect youngsters on the internet. But while some have praised it as a step to avoid ‘tragic’ consequences, the draft code has not been […]

All of Malta’s bathing spots rated ‘excellent’ for water quality

If you’re planning to go swimming at the beach this weekend, you can relax and cool off with confidence in the crystal clear sea. All of Malta’s beaches have been given full marks after passing EU water quality standards with flying colours. Every bathing spot in Malta and Gozo was ranked ‘excellent’ by environmental health inspectors. […]