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Xaghra man charged with attempted murder after attack with screwdriver

Xandru Alex Mamo, aged 43 of Xaghra, appeared in the Gozo Court this afternoon charged with attempted murder. Mamo, who is also a relapser, was remanded in custody after pleading not guilty to grievously injuring his former partner, 48-year-old Silvia Zammit from Xaghra. The Police were called to Sylvia Zammit’s home in Triq Guzeppi Grech, […]
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Volleyball training sessions for children underway in Gozo

A group of volleyball enthusiasts, called ‘Volley Gozo,’ are trying to revive the game of volleyball in Gozo. So far they have organised 2 training sessions at the Gozo Sports Complex in Victoria, one in March which was attended by 70 children and one last Wednesday attended by 60 children. These activities are open to […]
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Special Pre-Mother’s Day Open Market being held in Nadur

A special, one-day Pre-Mother’s Day Market, is being organised by the Nadur Local Council and will be held in St Peter and St Paul Square and the surrounding areas, on Sunday, the 4th of May. The stalls will include food, clothing and household goods and many more besides. It will be a great opportunity on […]
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Fisheries Fund, signed & sealed, concludes EU fisheries policy reform

Operating rules for European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF) aid to help fishermen to comply with new Common Fisheries Policy (CFP) requirements have now been endorsed by the European Parliament. EMFF aid will help fishermen to observe the discard ban, e.g. by buying more selective fishing gear, but will also be used to improve safety […]
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Parliamentary Secretary Justyne Caruana distributes Easter Figolli

Just before Easter the Parliamentary Secretary for Rights of Persons with Disability and Active Aging Justyne Caruana, spent a day in Gozo visiting the St. Anna Residence Ward and the Ward for elderly males at the Gozo General Hospital, as well as Villa San Lawrenz and Dar Arka The Parliamentary Secretary, who distributed traditional Easter […]
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Civil Union: Communists Party welcome the vote in Parliament

The Communist Party of Malta in a statement today said that it welcomes the introduction in Malta of Civil Union. The vote taken in parliament is of historic importance as this will eliminate once and for all, state discrimination against LGBT persons, discrimination that was only fuelling the seeds for homophobic acts in society. It […]
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