• Empresários são presos por fraude em empreendimento imobiliário no Rio

    O empresário Fernando Trabach Gomes e o filho dele, Fernando Trabach Gomes Filho, foram presos durante a deflagração da Operação Mercado de Ilusões, realizada nesta sexta-feira (24/11) pelo Grupo de Atuação Especial de Combate ao Crime Organizado (Gaeco) e da Coordenadoria de Segurança e Inteligência (CSI), integrantes do Ministério Público ...

  • UN rights chief emphasizes effects of government inaction regarding human rights issues

    Source: UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights Country: Bahrain, Bangladesh, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Central African Republic, Chad, China, Congo, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Egypt, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Greece, Guatemala, Hungary, India, Iran (Islamic Republic of), Iraq, Israel, Libya, Mali, Mauritania, Moldova, ...

  • 10-man Stripes hold Greens to 1-1 draw; impressive win for Spartans on opening day

    Birkirkara   1Floriana     1Birkirkara: P. Schranz, K. Zammit, R.Camillo, R. Camenzuli, L. Verone Maia, M. Klein, J. Grech (C. Attard), L. Cremona (E. Agius), B. Fernandez, L. Montebello, GA Nilsson (W. Acevedo).Floriana: I. Akpan, J. Baldacchino, E. Pepe, E. Ruiz, S. Pisani, C. Borg (L. Grech), I. Varela (N. Chiesa), M. ...

  • Morgenland apricot kernels could be toxic

    Packets of Morgenland sweet apricot kernels have been found to contain high levels of cyanide and have been withdrawn from the market. The Environmental Health Directorate within the Superintendence of Public Health said that cyanide forms following a chemical reaction with ‘amygdalin’ which can be naturally found in the pits of ...

  • MSSP launches 60-hour marathon to raise funds for missionary work

    The Missionary Society of St Paul (MSSP) is holding its 15th edition of its annual marathon in order to raise money for several projects it has in Malta and in Peru, Pakistan and the Philippines.As at 1pm, Saturday, €35,645 were collected.Speaking to The Malta Independent, Fr Louis Mallia, expressed that helping others ...

  • Hibernians demonstrate their true potential; Camenzuli denies Valletta derby spoils

    HIBERNIANS –  3BALZAN FC-        1       Hibernians: A. Hogg, R. Soares (J. Bezzina), D. Boljevic, M. Dias, J. Lima, C. Failla, B. Kristensen, Jorginho (D. Vella), J. Degabriele (M. Jallow), G. Ribeiro, A. AgiusBalzan: I. Janjusevic, D. Grima, B. De Oliveira, B. Kaljevic, R. Fenech (L. Micallef), S. Bezzina, A. Souza ...

  • La Unión Europea destina € 1,85 millones para responder a la situación de emergencia en Perú

    Source: European Commission's Directorate-General for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations Country: PeruPerú pasa por las peores inundaciones en 30 años que ya dejaron 312,779 víctimas, 894,403 damnificados y costó la vida a 98 personas. Más de 57,500 personas se verán beneficiadas.Más de 57,500 personas se verán beneficiadas Ayuda se destina ...