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BirdLife’s arrogance knows no boundaries or respect – FKNK

“BirdLife’s arrogance and their contemplated arbitrary exercise of pretended rights know no boundaries or respect and correctness.” The Federation for Hunting & Conservation – Malta (FKNK said in a statement this evening “The hunters said, “BirdLife Malta (BLM) have ‘reported the Malta Government to the European Commission’ because the Government has failed to accede to […]
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Celebrations for the Feast of Santa Marija start in Victoria

Celebrations for the feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin, also known as Santa Marija, started in Victoria today. This year also marks the 150th anniversary since the foundation of the Leone Philharmonic Society and celebrations gor underway for the occasion last year. Today’s celebration started with a band march by the Leone Band […]
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Cricketers from NSW travel to Malta to take on locals Marsa

Over the weekend a special touring team from Australia, Cricketers club of New South Wales played two games against the local Marsa C.C team. On Saturday the NSW team won the toss and elected to bat. R. Berlaqua (twenty nine runs) andd S. Kish (twelve runs) put on a fifty four run partnership before both […]
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25 youngsters experience voluntary work at Dar Arka

Fr. Charles Tabone, spiritual director of the Nazzareno Youth Group has for the 6th consecutive year organised to bring over a group of 25 youngsters to experience 4 days of voluntary work at Dar Arka, in Ghajnsielem, Gozo. Their tasks at Dar Arka varied from maintenance work, cleaning, servicing of cars, work on air conditioning, […]
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Short Course on ‘Human Impact on the Environment’ in Gozo

The University Gozo Campus will be organising a short course entitled, ‘Human Impact on the Environment.’ The aim of the course is to promote an understanding of the Human Impact on the Environment. The topics to be covered will include: • Conservation and Reclamation • Deforestation and Reforestation • Urbanisation • Human Population Growth • […]
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‘Il-Fjakkolata tax-Xlendi’ next weekend on Xlendi’s coastline

Xlendi’s coastline will be illuminated once again next weekend, Saturday and Sunday, the 10th and 11th of August, with ‘Il-Fjakkolata tax-Xlendi,’ orgainsed by the Xlendi Administrative Committee. This very special event, which is taking place as part of the Xlendi Summer Events 2013, revives an almost forgotten tradition as the rugged coastline and bay of […]
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SDM comments on newly introduced ‘Legal Studies’ subject

Update: Studenti Demokristjani Maltin (SDM) said today that is has been alerted with regards the newly introduced ‘Legal Studies’ subject at an Intermediate level from a number of complaints it received from potential first year students. This subject was also discussed in a press conference yesterday by the student based organisation Pulse. Through consultation, SDM […]
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SDM comments on newly introduced ‘Legal Studies’ subject

Update: Studenti Demokristjani Maltin (SDM) said today that is has been alerted with regards the newly introduced ‘Legal Studies’ subject at an Intermediate level from a number of complaints it received from potential first year students. This subject was also discussed in a press conference yesterday by the student based organisation Pulse. Through consultation, SDM […]
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Gozo’s high summer with mouth-watering fruit & vegetables

High summer in Gozo means that the fruit and vegetables growing season is in full swing across the island. The many fields of beautiful tasty tomatoes are now being harvested. Local farmers and growers will be hoping that this summer will yield bumper crops. This abundance of fresh fruit and vegetables all contribute to the […]
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Only 35% of Europeans are confident buying online in EU

Protection of consumer rights still varies greatly between EU countries. Only 35% of Europeans are confident buying online from sellers in other EU countries and seven out of ten consumers do not know what do to when they receive products that they did not order. These are among the results of the 2013 Consumer Conditions […]
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Nadur to host the 11th annual Delicata Wine Festival in Gozo

The 11th Delicata Classic Wine Festival which is taking place in Nadur, will be held from Friday, the 16th to Sunday, the 18th of August at ‘Gnien il-Kunsill’ Nadur. The festival is held in conjunction with the Nadur Local Council. People who wish to try the wines need only purchase a souvenir wine glass for […]
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