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Bishop Grech interviewed on divorce at Radio Lehen il-Qala

On Palm Sunday, Radio Lehen il-Qala said it had the honour and the privilege of welcoming to its studios Mgr. Mario Grech, Bishop of Gozo, for an hour long interview on the issue of divorce. The questions were put to him by five people and were led by the local Archpriest. Mgr. Grech was welcomed [...]
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Gozo Ministry refutes statement by the opposition party

The Ministry for Gozo has said that it refutes the "unfounded allegations" made today in a statement issued by the opposition spokesman for Gozo, Dr Anton Refalo. The Ministry said that in recent years it has continued with the work on several large projects that are improving the quality of life in Gozo, through increased [...]
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Nadur Primary School holds its annual Celebration Day

Gozo Collecge Nadur Primary School celebrated the children’s success and diversity during the annual Celebration Day held at the Dr Joe Debono assembly hall last Thursday. The hall was full to capacity with parents and VIPs who were overjoyed with the impeccable performance of the musical ‘Annie’ by all the year 3 and year 6 [...]
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Bird of prey shot in front of Spring Watch team – BLM

BirdLife Malta said that its Spring Watch team witnessed at Handaq this morning a Montagu’s Harrier shot just a few hundred meters away and dropping dead out of the sky into a field. Birdlife said, the protected bird of prey that fell into a field just a few meters from the spring watch team was [...]
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Scheduled power suspensions in Xaghra and Nadur

Enemalta have advised that there will be scheduled power suspensions in Xaghra, Gozo, on Wednesday, the 20th of April, 2011, between the hours of 8.30am and 3.30pm. The following areas will be affected by these scheduled power suspensions: Xaghra: Dahla ta’ Summarat. Nadur: Pjazza Arc Martin Camilleri, Triq Madre Gemma Camilleri, Triq Cocco Palmieri David, [...]
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Unfinished projects in Gozo at tax payers expense – PL

Labour MP Anton Refalo has said in a statement that, "the works being carried out on Xlendi Road are just one example of mismanagement at the Gozo Ministry, It’s a pity that works on projects are carried out according to the needs of contractors at the tax payers’ expense." "Work on the Xlendi Road should [...]
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Pig population in 2010 rose 7.1% over the previous year

In December 2010, the pig population amounted to 70,583 heads, representing an increase of 7.1 per cent, or 4,665 pigs over 2009. The stock of piglets and fattening pigs rose by 13.9 and 15.5 per cent respectively, while stocks of young pigs decreased by 4.9 per cent. Breeding stock, which consists mainly of breeding sows, [...]
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Baerum C.C from Norway win 3 matches against Marsa C.C

Games galore for the Marsa team, as they played four games in five days. One was against the Royal Horse Artillery to finish off the series and three against a premiership side from Norway, Baerum Cricket Club. On Friday the first game was played against Baerum. They won the toss and elected to bat first. [...]
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