The Malta Independent 4 June 2020, Thursday


ROTA - A revolution on two wheels

Wednesday, 3 June 2020, 15:43 Last update: about 13 hours ago

It all started with Janice, a 33 year old single mother who works as an ambulance nurse. Janice hopped on her bike one fine morning instead of driving to the clinic as usual. In less than thirty...

TMID Editorial: Pandemic – It’s over, they said

Wednesday, 3 June 2020, 08:28 Last update: about 20 hours ago

And so, with the snap of its fingers, the government declared the Coronavirus pandemic as a thing of the past. On 5 June, we will go back to normal life, Prime Minister Robert Abela said on...

Life just out of Lockdown: Free at last

Tuesday, 2 June 2020, 10:51 Last update: about 1 day ago

The voice on the phone was that of my cousin from the UK: "So how does freedom feel?" Freedom? You must be joking: Getting your hair cut by a mask-wearing, muffle-voiced, scissors-brandishing...

First virtual public lecture to be on Graduals choir books

Tuesday, 2 June 2020, 10:22 Last update: about 1 day ago

The presence of sand on the pages of a book would not appear to be an important find - except when the book is several hundred years old and the sand was used to dry the ink used painstakingly by...

7 vs 7

Tuesday, 2 June 2020, 07:15 Last update: about 1 day ago Ivan Bartolo

No, it’s not the score of a waterpolo game or a set result of a tennis game. It is the seven years of prosperity against the seven lean years. This statement has been alive since the old...

The World War Two Siege of Malta in numbers

Sunday, 31 May 2020, 10:00 Last update: about 3 days ago

270,000 Population of Malta and Gozo during the war. 1,581 Civilians killed as a result of enemy action. 3,780 People injured. 50,000 People made homeless as a result of enemy...

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