The Malta Independent 17 February 2019, Sunday


University of Malta researchers tackling the plastic problem

Sunday, 17 February 2019, 08:30 Last update: about 1 hour ago

One of the main culprits that play a big part in the mounting plastic pollution problem is the staggering amount of single-use plastic we still use and throw out daily. From bottles to straws to...

Pharmacies opening between 9am and noon

Sunday, 17 February 2019, 07:00 Last update: about 2 hours ago

Valletta: Regent Pharmacy, 70 Merchants Street; Marsa:Vivien Pharmacy, Father Magri Street; Qormi: Drugshop Dispensary, De La Cruz Avenue; Birkirkara: Remedies Pharmacy, Tumas Fenech Street; Ta'...

Man accused of two hold-ups remanded in custody

Saturday, 16 February 2019, 19:50 Last update: about 13 hours ago

A Macedonian man was remanded in custody after being charged with two hold-ups.  Goran Stojanovski, 42, was ccused that on 10 August he was involved in a hold-up at the Western Bureau in St...

Maltese man, wife killed in plane crash in United States

Saturday, 16 February 2019, 19:37 Last update: about 13 hours ago

A Maltese man and his wife have died in a plane crash in the United States on Friday, US media report. The pilot, 75-year-old Carmel 'Charles’ Azzopardi, and the passenger, 49-year-old...

Man charged with robbing confectionery store given probation

Saturday, 16 February 2019, 16:46 Last update: about 15 hours ago

An unemployed man, who confessed to having held up a Zabbar confectionery store at knifepoint, had been placed under a probation order after a court gave him a chance to overcome his...

FIRST: Conversation with Marquis Nicholas de Piro

Saturday, 16 February 2019, 12:00 Last update: about 20 hours ago First Magazine

Marquis Nicholas de Piro, what is a typical day for you?  There are always things that I should have done that I have not done yet! I wake up quite early and have a quick look at the newspaper,...

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