The Malta Independent 14 December 2017, Thursday


Anton Tabone, Il-Pont bejn Għawdex Reġjun u Malta Nazzjon

Tuesday, 12 December 2017, 11:31 Last update: about 1 day ago

Gozitan patriot, Minister for Gozo, Speaker Emeritus of Parliament, promoter of Gozo, its history and its culture, Anton Tabone is a name that become synonymous with Gozo and with all that is...

‘Alfred Buttigieg: The Collected Plays’ is out now

Tuesday, 12 December 2017, 11:02 Last update: about 1 day ago

Playwright Alfred Buttigieg has just announced the publication of his Collected Plays, a 180-page book featuring 'Ippermettili Nitlaq' ('Please Let Me Go'), 'Dwar Menopawsi, Minorenni u Muturi...

McDormand gives blistering turn in '3 Billboards'

Sunday, 10 December 2017, 10:41 Last update: about 9 days ago Associated Press

That face. Frances McDormand's face is one of the first things you see in "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri," and it's impossible not to be struck by its pure decency. Perhaps it's...

New book details decades of African investigative journalism

Sunday, 10 December 2017, 10:11 Last update: about 9 days ago Associated Press

Her first stories on the 1994 Rwandan genocide weren't published. Her editor couldn't believe them. No one could. A church filled with 1,300 bodies yet far from the killings in the capital,...

No sister act: Nuns' album tops charts in time for Christmas

Saturday, 9 December 2017, 12:12 Last update: about 7 days ago Associated Press

The members of Dominican Sisters of Mary, Mother of the Eucharist, silently filed into the chapel. Within minutes, they were singing - first in unison, then in a transfixing, layered harmony that...

New book alleges gay sex in Vatican dorm, shady banking

Saturday, 9 December 2017, 10:08 Last update: about 9 days ago Associated Press

The Italian journalist who was put on trial by the Vatican for publishing confidential documents has written a new book alleging a host of Catholic sins, including gay sex in the Vatican's youth...

Belinda Carlisle uses Kundalini mantras in pop songs

Friday, 8 December 2017, 12:05 Last update: about 7 days ago

On "Wilder Shores," Belinda Carlisle follows on the path paved by a long list of rock and pop stars - from George Harrison to Boy George - who've echoed their spiritual journeys in their...

Barnett & Vile's 'Lotta Sea Lice' is pop guitar-fest

Friday, 8 December 2017, 12:04 Last update: about 7 days ago Associated Press

Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile get together for an indie-pop guitar fest on "Lotta Sea Lice," a low-key, deceptively effortless-sounding intercontinental collaboration. Recorded over eight days...

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