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Festival San Lawrenz 2013 – A cultural village event for all

‘Festival San Lawrenz 2013,’ is an annual cultural event that takes place before the start of the popular festa at San Lawrenz. It will include arts, local traditions, music and drama as well as traditional food. It is a festival which goes back over 30-years and is always aims to introduce fresh and innovative ideas. [...]
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Pope draws 3 million for concluding World Youth Day Mass

A delegation of around 100 Maltese people joined in with the crowd of around three million young Christians on Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, for the concluding Mass by Pope Francis for the 15th celebration of ‘World Youth Day.’ This trip was coordinated by the Kummissjoni Djocesana Zghazagh and led by Auxiliary Bishop [...]
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Victoria turns into a film set for ‘Three Generations Down’

Parts of Victoria in Gozo were today turned into a film set from the 1970′s. Gozitan Michael Tabone, is the guiding force behind promoting the beautiful island of Gozo as a film making destination. In order to do just that, Michael has written his own film script, ‘Three Generations Down’ which is presently under production [...]
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Adorable kittens at Gozo SPCA need loving forever homes

The Gozo SPCA Centre in Victoria have fourteen adorable kittens all waiting for loving homes, with reports being phoned into the Centre every day of others needing their help. Sadly, until homes have been found for some of the fourteen, they just do not have enough space to take any more in. The kittens are [...]
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AD asks for investigation to be widened on oil procurement

In view of the fact that the Prime Minister has stated today that many had believed irregularities at Enemalta were carried out even before 2008, Alternattiva Demokratika Chairperson, Prof. Arnold Cassola, said, “the police investigation already started on alleged post-2008 misdemeanours should be widened to include even the pre-2008 period. Moreover, on the resumption of [...]
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Scheduled power suspension in Nadur on Tuesday

Enemalta have advised that there will be a scheduled power suspension in Nadur, Gozo, on Tuesday, the 30th of July, between the hours of 8.30am and 11.30am. The following areas will be affected by this scheduled power suspension: TRIQ IL- MADONNA TA’ LOURDES, TRIQ IL- MADONNA TA’ FATIMA, TRIQ L- IMNARJA, TRIQ L- ISQOF M. [...]
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Gozo Priest assigned to Permanent Mission of the Holy See

The Gozo Diocese has announced that following three years of service in the Apostolic Nunciature of Zambia and Malawi, Gozo Priest, Fr. Joseph Grech, has been assigned within the Permanent Observer Mission of the Holy See To The United Nations in New York. The Holy See Mission at the United Nations in New York follows [...]
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Overseas CC take on Melita in the Cricket Summer Leagure

On Saturday the Cricket Summer league continued with Melita C.C taking on Overseas. In their first encounter a couple of weeks ago, Overseas were thrashed. Overseas won the toss and batted first with Paul Bradley and Benny Maree opeing th batting. Bradley was first to go after making six runs. Maree went on to make [...]
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Overseas CC take on Melita in the Cricket Summer Leagure

On Saturday the Cricket Summer league continued with Melita C.C taking on Overseas. In their first encounter a couple of weeks ago, Overseas were thrashed. Overseas won the toss and batted first with Paul Bradley and Benny Maree opeing th batting. Bradley was first to go after making six runs. Maree went on to make [...]
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AFM rescues 112 migrants including women and children

Early on Saturday morning an AFM aircraft on a routine patrol sighted a rubber dinghy some 34 nautical miles South of Malta with approximately 112 persons on board. The Operations Centre in Luqa immediately diverted an Inshore Patrol vessel P21 and an offshore patrol vessel P52 to investigate further. The migrant vessel was in distress [...]
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AFM rescues 112 migrants including women and children

Early on Saturday morning an AFM aircraft on a routine patrol sighted a rubber dinghy some 34 nautical miles South of Malta with approximately 112 persons on board. The Operations Centre in Luqa immediately diverted an Inshore Patrol vessel P21 and an offshore patrol vessel P52 to investigate further. The migrant vessel was in distress [...]
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