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The traditional feast of St Anthony the Abbot in Xaghra

The Xaghra Local Council has announced that the feast of Saint Anthony the Abbot will be celebrated on Sunday, the 16th of January 2011. This hermit saint enjoys great devotion in this locality mainly due to the fact that it was the first titular saint of the Xaghra Parish. The people of Xaghra believe that [...]
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The Gozo SPCA are looking for homes for Tortie & Tessie

The Gozo SPCA are looking for loving homes for these two tiny kittens, Tortie and Tessie, who are currently being looked after at the rehoming centre in Victoria. Both kittens have sadly been born with only one eye each, however, the volunteers at the centre said that otherwise they appear to be healthy and happy. [...]
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The pros and cons of electric cars – Readers Letter

I would like to make a few points here with regard to electric cars which have been in the news recently. First of all I’m not writing this in order to put down the idea of electric cars, I’m just trying to be realistic. We keep forgetting that the electric car is not a new [...]
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Open Day today at Dar Tal-Providanza in Siggiewi

Update: Dar tal-Providenza in Siggiewi will host thousands of people for the Open Day today organized by Radio RTK to collect funds for the Home. The live television broadcast will start at 9.00am with Holy Mass from the chapel of the Home and will continue up to just after midnight when the total sum collected [...]
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Alternattiva Demokratika sends its greetings for 2011

In its new year greetings, Alternattiva Demokratika – The Green Party said that it augurs that Malta moves closer to European-style democracy during 2011. Michael Briguglio, AD Chairperson, said, “Like previous years, 2011 will show whether Malta truly wants to be a cosmopolitan European democracy, or whether it wants to remain the backyard of Europe, [...]
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Ghajnsielem woman badly injured in domestic disturbance

The Gozo Police have said that yesterday a 63-year old woman from Ghajnsielem sustained head injuries after being involved in a domestic disturbance at her home. It is believed that her 66-year old husband is helping the police with their enquiries Due to the severity of her injuries, the woman was transferred straight from fthe [...]
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Wishing all our readers a very Happy New Year for 2011

We would like to wish all of our readers and contributors all very the best of wishes for the New Year of 2011. We would like once again to thank you all for your support and contributions throughout 2010, and look forward to more of the same in 2011. We sincerely hope that you and [...]
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