The Malta Independent 6 December 2022, Tuesday
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EJJA ‘L HAWN – A mother’s cry to her troubled son

Monday, 5 December 2022, 16:01 Last update: about 13 hours ago

EJJA 'L HAWN is the new theme song launching ahead of the much anticipated fourth season of the TV series Iċ-Ċaqqufa, which returns on GO TV's Tokis after six years in the making. The...

Searching for the missing novelist

Sunday, 4 December 2022, 09:26 Last update: about 1 day ago Noel Grima

Novelist Stephen Cox was last seen some two years previously when he vanished to the East. Since then there had been postcards. Then silence. Now his friend Liz has received a strange parcel that...

The book that defied Mintoff

Tuesday, 29 November 2022, 12:09 Last update: about 6 days ago Noel Grima

I thought I had somehow mislaid it but now it miraculously surfaced. I have many times referred to it in my writings but now, having found it again, I could reread it again (and meanwhile, savouring...

'Obi-Wan Kenobi': A guide to the new 'Star Wars' series

Monday, 28 November 2022, 08:42 Last update: about 7 days ago Associated Press

"Obi-Wan Kenobi" — now that's a name casual "Star Wars" fans haven't heard in a long time. The Jedi master gets his own moment in the suns with a new six-part Disney+ series starring Ewan...

'About Last Night...' captures whirlwind night out

Monday, 28 November 2022, 08:40 Last update: about 7 days ago Associated Press

If you've ever sent a "So, about last night" text, Mabel's newest album is for you. A follow-up to the English singer's 2019 debut album, "About Last Night..." is a blend of disco, dance and pop that...

Mothers, daughters and magic in 'Petite Maman'

Monday, 28 November 2022, 08:37 Last update: about 7 days ago Associated Press

Céline Sciamma's " Petite Maman " couldn't be more different in scope and scale from "Portrait of a Lady on Fire." There are no castles, or corsets or waves crashing up against craggy cliffs....

Book bans reflect outdated beliefs about how children read

Monday, 28 November 2022, 08:30 Last update: about 7 days ago Associated Press

Banned Books Week comes amid regular high-profile efforts to remove allegedly controversial or inappropriate reading material from libraries and schools. Nowadays, the small groups of parents who...

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