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Man reported missing found dead in Pietà
Court & Police
The 75-year-old man was pronounced dead on site and is likely to have fallen...
Repairs on Gozo sewage plant to commence in coming days
Two deep-sea divers will take up residence in a hyperbaric chamber for five...
Gaming employee transferred over €13,000 in company funds to personal bank account
Court & Police
The man allegedly paid around €13,000 of company funds into his Revolut...
Repubblika says Caruana Galizia memorial vandals are 'violent clowns'
The NGO said that it wasn't easy knowing that this kind of behaviour was...
Gozo Instagram fave Mixta cave ‘not closed to public’ minister says
Newly-erected signs leading up to the popular Ghar Mixta cave in Gozo’s...
[WATCH] Songs in Maltese are still looked down upon, composer insists
Maltese language in the music industry is being cast out by industry leaders in...
Tourists’ Brexit nightmare will raise price of Malta holiday by £225
No-deal Brexit might mean that the combined increase in the cost of...
The Santa Marija water consumption phenomenon
The amount of water consumed in Malta peaks every year during the Santa Marija...
Man and two ten-year-old boys hit by a car in Lija
Court & Police
The ten-year-old boys sustained light injuries
Malta imposes immediate ban on pesticide flagged by European Food Safety Authority
Chlorpyrifos was developed in 1966 but was recently flagged by EFSA as...
Why are uprooted trees being replanted in private Dingli land? PN asks
PN spokesperson for the environment, Jason Azzopardi, said that Santa Lucija...
Armed Forces coordinating medical evacuation for eight migrants aboard Open Arms
Eight migrants will be brought to Malta to receive medical attention after the...
Man loses his life at sea off Tigné Point
Court & Police
The man purportedly lost consciousness while at sea and later lost his life at...
Updated | Man knifed at Luqa pastizzeria
Court & Police
A 44-year-old man is being held by police for questioning
Migrants aboard Open Arms should be brought to shore, Children's Commissioner says
Open Arms vessel operated by rescue NGO is carrying 160 migrants has been...
Updated | House fire in Fgura leaves worker injured
Court & Police
The worker employed inside the house was injured in the fire, his condition...
Newly discovered butterflies and orchids added to protection list
Scientific studies have encountered new species that live and propagate on the...
Offices in Sliema catch fire, people evacuated
Office workers have been evacuated and led to Bisazza Street while the fire is...
No bail for recidivist accused of starting Qormi bar fight
Court & Police
The court heard how the accused was a repeat offender who should have been...
Updated | Grass fire in St Paul's Bay prompts alarming Facebook post
The Civil Protection Department confirmed that there was a grass fire in St...