The Malta Independent 21 October 2017, Saturday

Lifestyle & Culture

Remembering the Battle of Trafalgar

Thursday, 19 October 2017, 19:49 Last update: about 1 day ago

Members and friends of The Royal Naval Officers’ Association - Malta GC gathered at Villa Arrigo, Naxxar, on 18 October, to celebrate the 212th anniversary of the Battle of Trafalgar.  On...

Two brothers come together to restore ancestor’s portrait

Tuesday, 17 October 2017, 15:15 Last update: about 4 days ago

One of the oldest items in the collection of artefacts housed inside the Chamber of Advocates' premises is a contemporary portrait of Judge Vincenzo Bonavita (1752-1829). This painting is now...

Raising funds for lepers in India and Uganda

Tuesday, 17 October 2017, 09:09 Last update: about 4 days ago

A lino print called "Wild Horses" by the esteemed artist Antoine Camilleri, considered by many to be the father of Maltese modern art, was the main item at a summer auction held by the Grand...

Ernesto & Bianca at Ziguzajg

Tuesday, 17 October 2017, 09:06 Last update: about 4 days ago

'Have I locked? But I'm sure I locked it. Let me check. Yes! Locked! It was locked! I was sure I locked it and now I'm even more sure that it's not unlocked because I've just checked if it's locked...

The Parliament of fools

Tuesday, 17 October 2017, 09:04 Last update: about 4 days ago Noel Grima

'Il-Kummidjanti tal-Parlament'Author: Carmel SciclunaPublisher: Horizons Publications / 2014Extent: 204pp I can think of quite a number of books in this genre - Oliver Friggieri's Fil-Parlament...

Marie's Diary: Face value at Panorama suite, British hotel

Tuesday, 17 October 2017, 08:54 Last update: about 4 days ago Marie Benoît

Women since time immemorial did their best to be as beautiful as possible. Nefertiti used kohl around her eyes and plucked her hairline to give herself a high forehead. Cleopatra is said to have used...

Laughing all the way to the… theatre

Tuesday, 17 October 2017, 08:49 Last update: about 4 days ago Coryse Borg

Lucienne started off as a computer programmer way back in the late '80s, when the island was in its initial stages of universal computerisation. After a period of exploring the teaching profession -...

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