141 new cases of COVID-19 & 159 recoveries in the past 24 hours

 - COVID-19 - Nov 21 SHARE ON:

Malta has registered 141 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours from 3,391 swab tests, while 159 patients have recovered. This information was announced by the official Facebook page of Malta’s Ministry for Health.

Today’s cases are still being investigated. From yesterday’s cases: 20 cases were family members of previously known cases, 21 cases were contact of positive work colleagues and 11 cases were from direct contacts with other positive cases.

To date, Malta has registered 8,822 COVID-19 cases in total, of which: 6,56 have recovered, 111 died and 2,146 are still active.


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Valletta’s Christmas lights are up

 - Events - Nov 21 SHARE ON:

Valletta’s Christmas lights were officially switched on as we’re now heading for the last week of November and Christmas is edging closer.

Although this will be a Christmas unlike any other because of the pandemic, the city lights were still turned on to give hope for all those residing in Malta.

The Tourism Ministry have already clarified that there will be no mass events this year and that the few outdoor activities which will be held will be in full conformity with all Covid-19 regulations.


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Joe Biden Celebrates 78th Birthday

 - Celebrities - Nov 21 SHARE ON:

Joe Biden turned 78 on Friday, making him the oldest president ever to enter the US office when he will be inaugurated on the 20th of January. In contrast, the youngest elected president was John F. Kennedy, who was 43 at the time of his inauguration.

On numerous times, Donald Trump sought to make Biden’s age an issue throughout the election campaign, but Biden’s campaign was revolved around taking steps to counter age-related concerns. Such strategies included having the now-president-elect jog to the podium during speaking engagements.


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Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip celebrate their 73rd wedding anniversary

 - Celebrities - Nov 21 SHARE ON:

On Friday, Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip celebrated their 73rd wedding anniversary. Unfortunately they weren’t able to celebrate such special occasion with their family due to England’s coronavirus lockdown.

Elizabeth and Philip got married on the 20th November, 1947, just two years after the end of the Second World War in London’s Westminster Abbey.

To mark the occasion, a photograph of Elizabeth and Philip was released, featuring them smiling while looking at a card made by their great-grandchildren George, Charlotte and Louis.


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