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Posted On July 31, 2021 – Updated 31 July, 2021 9:20am The latest scam being used by fraudsters to extract money from  people involves  the Covid certificate passport. Persons who are receiving this fraudulent scam are being requested to pay €1.88 for this passport. They are also being requested to insert the payment method and the date when the card with which they are encourged to use, expires. In a warning notice, the Police has reminded persons that the vaccine certificate is free and that the health authorities are not requesting banking details.   See original Article on www.tvm.com.mt

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Posted On July 31, 2021 – Updated 31 July, 2021 9:00am Repubblika organisation presented a letter to the Labour Party in which it requested the party to officially dismiss former Prime Minister Joseph Muscat. Speaking to the media in front of the Ċentru Nazzjonali Labourista, the organisation’s secretary Robert Aquilina said that he requested the PL President that the party shoulders responsibility for the public inquiry on Daphne Caruana Galizia’s murder. Repubblika requested the PL to start proceedings within the party to dismiss Dr Muscat from the party because it alleged that he was reponsible on what happened. The organisation…

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14-year old teenager involved in Sliema fight to be arraigned in Court this morning Posted On July 31, 2021 – Updated 31 July, 2021 8:33am The 14-year old teenager involved in an argument in Ta-Sliema this week will be arraigned in Court this morning. The incident occurred in Triq Locker during which the teenager had an argument with a 21-year old Briton, who live in Mosta. He is expected to be charged before Magistrate Monica Vella with causing grievous wounds to the Briton. The Police had said in a statement on the case that the teenager was also grievously injured…

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Posted On July 31, 2021 – Updated 31 July, 2021 8:20am The walk-in clinic for the vaccination of Covid doses will this morning be in Paola. Persons who want to receive the vaccine may do so between 9.00 a.m. and mid-day near the Parish Church. The walk-in clinic has already been in Mosta, Żejtun, St Julian’s and Valletta to vaccinate people. Persons using this clinic do not meet an appointment for vaccination.   See original Article on www.tvm.com.mt

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Posted On July 31, 2021 – Updated 31 July, 2021 8:13am A Magistrate upheld the Police Commissioner’s decision to withdraw the licence of a private warden to a woman after she was found guilty of a false report. Mary Grace Gravina had presented her complaint before the Administrative Revision Tribunal. She complained that after he underwent an ETC course for a private warden and started working in this job, the Police Commissioner withdrew the licence. She described the incident she was involved in as an isolated one and that had never collided with justice, stressing that what happened should never…

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Posted On July 30, 2021 – Updated 30 July, 2021 8:38am Report: Adrian Spiteri Gozitan businesses and establishments are expecting tourism in Gozo to be better this August than it was last year. In comments to Television Malta, the Chief Executive of the Gozo Tourism Association said that as a result of the Fast Ferry service the number of Maltese who go up to Gozo in the evening for supper had increased. Gozo is expected to be bursting with activity in August with Maltese and tourists spending their holidays on the “Island of the Three Hills” in the middle of…

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Posted On July 29, 2021 – Updated 30 July, 2021 7:00am Michael Piccinino has been appointed the new Secretary General of the Nationalist Party. At a meeting this evening, the Nationalist Party Executive approved Piccinino’s candidacy with 77 votes in favor, 8 voted against and one abstention. Also elected was Joseph Grech as Chairman of the Nationalist Party Executive Committee with 69 votes in favor, 14 voted and one abstention. Graham Bencini was elected Chairman of the Administrative Committee with 75 votes in favor, 8 against and one abstention. Roselyn Borg Knight was reconfirmed International Nationalist Party Secretarywith 66 votes…

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Posted On July 29, 2021 – Updated 29 July, 2021 7:34pm Report: Andrea Rossitto A new look will be given to Veliko Turnovo Garden in Tarxien for the enjoyment and relaxation of locals. In addition, Tarxien Rainbows will be able to use the football ground which will be set up to train nursery children while opening it up to other children to use to play their favorite sport at other times of the day. The Veliko Turnovo garden in Tarxien will be rearranged to form an open space. This place will be brought to life with a garden, swings and…

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Parents and professionals concerned about excessive time children spend on internet and social media Posted On July 29, 2021 – Updated 29 July, 2021 7:13pm Report: Claire Preca Taroum The excessive amount of time children spend on the internet and social media is raising concerns among many parents and professionals working in this field. Demaris Agius is a mother who spoke to TVM about her concerns about her son who she fears has changed due to the use of the internet for long hours of the day. “I started to notice that the boy doesn’t even go to the toilet…

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Posted On July 29, 2021 – Updated 29 July, 2021 6:00pm Prime Minister Robert Abela has apologized to the family of Daphne Caruana Galizia and while expressing the desire to meet them did not rule out State compensation as part of the reconciliation process between the two sides. He was addressing a news conference on the conclusions of a public inquiry which was presented to him this morning. Abela began by saying that the report must be analyzed in detail and stated that “as a Government we will continue to learn the lessons we have to learn from this horrible…

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