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A public debate on divorce legislation – The way forward

On the 1st October 2011 new legislation for the introduction of divorce came into force. To mark this event, a public debate on Act XIV of 2011 will be held at the University of Malta campus in Msida on the 12th October 2011 at 6.30pm. There will be a panel of expert speakers debating practical, [...]
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Din l-Art Helwa announces its new series of lectures

Din l-Art Helwa has announced its cultural presentations for the forthcoming Autumn 2011 and Spring 2012. All lectures are held at 133 Melita St., Valletta and commence at 6 p.m on the Thursdays indicated. Admission is free of charge but donations to Din l-Art Helwa’s restoration projects would be greatly appreciated. October 13th ‘Malta’s Earliest [...]
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Gozo Courts remands 2 men in custody for defiling minors

Two men were this morning, charged with defiling minors, in two separate cases heard at the Gozo Courts. The men, were both remanded in custody after pleading not guilty to the alleged offences. One, a 27-year old from Gozo was charged with raping a minor and forcing her to take part in sexual acts against [...]
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Pastoral letter issued on “The Quality of Christian Life”

Archbishop Paul Cremona and Gozo Bishop Mario Grech, have today issued a pastoral letter entitled “The Quality of Christian Life.” The letter is shown in full below: Brothers and sisters, “We are writing to you after moments of silence and reflection. We wish to say this in a calm moment hoping that it will enter [...]
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The Gozo SPCA celebrates World Animal Day this Tuesday

Gozo SPCA’s Rescue and Rehoming Centre will be open all day in celebration of World Animal Day, this coming Tuesday, the 4th of October. World Animal Day was started in 1931 at a convention of ecologists in Florence as a way of highlighting the plight of endangered species. Since then it has grown to encompass [...]
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Xaghra Figs Festival taking place over next weekend

The Xaghra Local Council is organising its 2nd annual figs festival. The festival will also include a conference about the history of this typical fruit in which various local and foreign professors will participate. The Figs festival will be held next Saturday, the 8th and Sunday, the 9th of October 2011. The conference will be [...]
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