Labour Party Deputy Leader calls for changes in outdated drug laws

 - Local - Feb 15 SHARE ON:

Following the recent outcry on Malta’s allegedly outdated drug laws, Labour Party Deputy Leader Daniel Micallef took to Facebook to give his two cents about the subject.

Micallef stated that despite the considerable progress made, Malta has much more to take into consideration, rhetorically asking why joint-smokers should go through so many trials and tribulations for a drug which is not on the same level as other substances.

Bhal hafna segwejt l-ahbar li fost xoghol iehor li sar fejn jidhol il-qasam tad-droga, giet arrestata koppja fuq pussess…

Posted by Daniel Micallef on Monday, 15 February 2021

The Deputy Leader also highlighted how the United Nations changed the substance’s classification and while applauding the Police force for their stellar work, called for a complete reform in the country’s drug law.


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Hospice Malta raise โ‚ฌ311,017 during Sunday’s fundraising telethon

 - Local - Feb 15 SHARE ON:

Hospice Malta has โ‚ฌ311,017 in funds during their fundraising telethon titled ‘Bl-Imฤงabba Naslu’, which came to a close at midnight on 14th February.

Hospice Malta provides palliative care services to thousands of patients and families suffering from cancer, motor-neurone disease, end-of-life, cardiac, renal and liver diseases amongst others.

Grazzi mill-Qalb ๐Ÿ’•๐ŸŒป#BlImฤงabbaNaslu #HospiceMalta #Grazzi

Posted by Hospice Malta on Sunday, 14 February 2021


Various prominent figures and organisations chipped in during the telethon to support the NGO building up to and during the event as Hospice Chairperson Ms Bernadette Bonnici Kind thanked everyone involved and expressed her enthusiasm in completing the St. Michael Hospice project.


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No one found breaching COVID-19 regulations in Gozo carnival inspections

 - COVID-19 - Feb 15 SHARE ON:

The Tourism Ministry has reported that no one was found breaching COVID-19 regulations with regards to accommodation in Gozo over the carnival weekend.

802 accommodations out of the licensed 1,255 were inspected over the weekend, all of which being in line with their licence obligations while 475 food establishments were also cleared.

๐’๐ฉ๐ž๐ณ๐ณ๐ฃ๐จ๐ง๐ข๐ฃ๐ข๐ž๐ญ ๐ฆ๐ข๐ฅ๐ฅ-๐€๐ฐ๐ญ๐จ๐ซ๐ข๐ญร  ๐Œ๐š๐ฅ๐ญ๐ข๐ฃ๐š ๐ ฤง๐š๐ญ-๐“๐ฎ๐ซ๐ขลผ๐ฆ๐ฎ.๐Ÿ‘‰ ๐Ÿ”,๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ spezzjoni bejn l-1 ta' Frar u l-14 ta' Frar. ๐Ÿ‘‰ ๐Ÿ‘,๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ๐ŸŽ…

Posted by Turiลผmu on Monday, 15 February 2021

The Tourism Ministry reported that more than 6,000 inspections were held during February, with 1,885 inspections being carried out in Malta during the carnival weekend.


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Friends of Caroline Flack post tributes of the star one year after her death

 - Celebrities - Feb 15 SHARE ON:

Tributes poured in on social media celebrating the life of Love Island star Caroline Flack on the one-year anniversary of her death.

The official Love Island Twitter page posted a photo of Flack with the quote ‘always in our hearts’ while the showโ€™s narrator Iain Stirling posted a picture of the two on Instagram captioned ‘..thinking of you today. Miss you mate.โ€™

Flack died at her North London flat one year ago, a few weeks before she had to go to trial for the alleged assault of her boyfriend Lewis Burton where she took her own life in fear of the anticipated publicity.


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