The Malta Independent 17 January 2018, Wednesday


Asylum seekers get specs for World Sight Day

Tuesday, 16 January 2018, 09:10 Last update: about 1 day ago

Class Optical Ltd. in association with the Maltese Association of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta (MASMOM) recently presented a number of asylum seekers with pairs of spectacles. The event...

A wee bit of Scotland at Il-Majjistral Park

Tuesday, 16 January 2018, 09:09 Last update: about 1 day ago

Chris Cachia Zammit is a young naturalist/photographer, who has spent the last one-and-a-half years in Scotland working as a volunteer, first with the Loch of the Lowes Visitor Centre and Wildlife...

London College of Music graduation ceremony

Tuesday, 16 January 2018, 09:08 Last update: about 1 day ago

On 20 December, the Malta Society of Arts held a graduation ceremony for the 50 music students who obtained their diplomas with the London College of Music examinations in the practical and...

Record year for

Tuesday, 16 January 2018, 09:07 Last update: about 1 day ago

Malta's only rewards-based crowdfunding platform,, rounded off 2017 on a high-note by celebrating its most successful year to-date. The platform, which helps people to secure funding...

Association for Abandoned Animals founder’s name cleared

Tuesday, 16 January 2018, 09:05 Last update: about 1 day ago Anthony Zarb Dimech

Being an animal lover is a title worthy of praise. Most people adore pets but reality shows that sometimes the animal-human bond appears more like an abusive relationship. Animals are often at the...

Marie Benoit's Diary: A lifestyle shop to fire your imagination

Tuesday, 16 January 2018, 08:58 Last update: about 1 day ago Marie Benoît

Flamant at the Pjazza Tigné, The Point was launched several weeks ago. I received an invitation to the launch but was not quite sure what to expect. Was it a new food store perhaps, more...

Artistic synthesis and the countering of alienation

Tuesday, 16 January 2018, 08:54 Last update: about 1 day ago Nikki Petroni

One term that recurs in the study of modern and contemporary art is that of alienation. This socio-economic condition that divides people, nature, and even things from one another is also manifest in...

Diet and nutrition for babies and young children

Monday, 15 January 2018, 22:02 Last update: about 1 day ago Christine Schembri

Our eating habits, tastes and preferences are shaped very early on in life, by the example set to us by our parents, carers and later on educators and by the food offered during infancy. These early...

TMID Editorial: Chickens coming home to roost

Monday, 15 January 2018, 13:08 Last update: about 2 days ago

We will not speak today about the latest developments at Air Malta because the story is still developing and we will see in the coming days what further developments there will be. But we can and...

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