Latest Valletta Stories

2015-03-25 08:26:33

HAMBURG, Germany, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- On March 26, 2015, the fourth issue of ZEITmagazin - The Berlin State of Mind will be published.

2014-10-22 23:03:48

At 22:47:05 CEST on October 21, Esimit Europa 2 crossed the finish line in front of the Royal Malta Yacht Club in Malta’s Marsamxett Harbour as the first yacht in the fleet for the Rolex Middle

2014-07-09 08:28:40

Research organized by The OTS Foundation on a prehistoric necropolis yields clues to the ancient use of sound and its effect on brain activity VALLETTA, Malta, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/

2008-10-17 12:00:17

Air Malta has announced that it is currently finalizing the re-branding of its sales office in the departures lounge at the Malta International Airport. The new office is expected to provide better facilities to customers and staff.

2006-07-21 11:59:20

By Jason Webb MADRID (Reuters) - A boatload of desperate Africans rescued off Malta has become a symbol of Europe's immigration dilemma, with the Spanish fishermen who saved them hailed as heroes as countries haggled over who should take them.

2006-06-27 16:48:25

VALLETTA (Reuters) - About 200 illegal immigrants rioted on the Mediterranean island of Malta on Tuesday and injured three policemen and two soldiers when security forces stopped them marching on the prime minister's office.

2005-12-21 08:36:53

By Robin Pomeroy VALLETTA, Malta (Reuters) - Emmy Bezzina is a frustrated and angry man. Frustrated because he is unable to divorce a wife he left years ago, angry at his country's ban on divorce that he says makes Malta the laughing stock of Europe.

2005-12-15 08:00:00

By Robin Pomeroy VALLETTA, Malta (Reuters) - More densely populated than Bangladesh, Malta has little room to house illegal immigrants. Even the newcomers, fleeing to Europe from war and poverty in Africa and Asia, know the island is approaching crisis point. "There are 400,000 people here.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.