Prime Minister Robert Abela Acknowledges Sean Meli’s Heroic Rescue

  Prime Minister Robert Abela has acknowledged Sean Meli’s efforts in saving a woman and a boy from drowning in Sliema yesterday.     The incident took place on Wednesday at around 7:15pm near Sliema Chalet, as the local police force revealed. Though members of the Civil Protection Unit and District Police arrived on the […]

Scientists Find Coral Mound 10 Times The Size Of Comino In Marsascala

  Scientists from the University of Malta have discovered an area of coral mounds off Marsascala that is 10 times the size of Comino.     Several organisms living on these mounds are endangered and protected by international law, but regrettably, some mounds have been damaged by anchors or fishing trawlers.     On Tuesday, […]

The 50 best places to swim in Malta this summer

Summer is here and that means it’s time to head to the beach. Malta has beaches for everyone, from windsurfers to sunbathers. Choose from golden sand, red sand, rocks, blue lagoons and even inland seas. Some beaches and rocky shores are off the beaten track, but worth seeking out for their seclusion. Don’t miss a […]

Tributes to schoolboy who died after falling into sea

Tributes have been paid to a ‘happy, polite’ schoolboy who died after falling into the sea off the coast of North Wales. Dillan Brown, 13, is understood to have slipped, hit his head, and plunged into the water while playing with a friend off the coast of North Wales. Police said a teenager, from Llandudno, […]

5 of the most spectacular dive sites in Malta

Malta is one of the most popular diving destinations in Europe, and no wonder! The Maltese underwater world attracts divers with a variety of aquatic life and many mysterious wrecks to be explored. It’s a great destination for those who are in for their first dive, as well as diving experts looking for a thrill. […]

Three rescued turtles released off Maltese coast

Three turtles are starting new adventures off the Maltese coast. Gabriel, Victoria and Stef have been released at Gnejna Bay after being cared for by volunteers at the Nature Trust wildlife rescue section at San Lucjan Centre. All three were rescued earlier this year after swallowing plastic and struggling to breathe. Stef, in particular, was […]

WATCH: Three dolphins spotted playing off Maltese coast

They sparked a social media sensation when they were spotted off Delimara around a week ago, but now a pod of dolphins seems to like life around Malta so much that they’ve decided to hang around. The latest video taken by Beverley Baldacchino shows three of the graceful creatures rising to the surface, just metres away […]

WATCH: Adorable turtle released at Maltese beach

This is the moment Lilly the loggerhead turtle was returned to sea by the man who rescued her. The six-year-old turtle was cheered by tourists, beach-goers and staff from the Azure Golden Sands Resort as she was released at Golden Bay on Thursday morning. Lilly was injured after swallowing a fishing hook near Gnejna Bay […]

Horror as man falls to his death from Gozo cliffs

A tourist has died after he plunged from a cliff at a Gozo beauty spot. Two people saw the man fall as he was walking at Wied il-Mielah near Gharb. It is believed that the 69-year-old, who was from Switzerland, lost his footing and slipped over the cliff edge. He was pronounced dead at the […]