Tag: charity

Italy seizes German-flagged charity vessel for breaking safety rules

In April, Italy banned migrant rescue ships from docking in its ports until July 31 because of the COVID-19 pandemic. It now transfers all those saved at sea onto large ferries which must wait off its coast.

Take That to perform for charity online

Take That fans - rejoice! The boys are all set to perform together for a one-off virtual charity show on Friday 29th May.

Dubai turns world’s tallest building into coronavirus charity box

The world's tallest building, Dubai's 828-metre Burj Khalifa, has become a glowing charity donation box, raising money for food for United Arab Emirates residents suffering the economic impact of the new coronavirus pandemic.

Watch: Andy Serkis to read The Hobbit nonstop for charity

English actor and film director Andy Serkis, who played Gollum in The Lord of the Rings film trilogy, will be reading The Hobbit from start to finish with no breaks, in aid of charity.

When in a hole, don’t dig – strong reaction to Schembri’s...

Minister Silvio Schembri’s words in parliament on Tuesday did nothing to dispel the rage ignited through his crass comments that foreigners laid off in Malta because of the coronavirus crisis would have to be deported.

Feast of Generosity: More than €1.36m raised

The day began at 9am with Mass celebrated by Archbishop Charles Scicluna. It will be followed by various performances and other entertainment on the main stage. The marathon will close at midnight. The event will be broadcast on leading TV channels.

Altar boys and girls spend the eve of All Saints’ Day...

Santa Venera's altar boys and girls spent the eve of All Saints' Day collecting food for the needy.

Over €1.6m raised for Puttinu Cares

Over €1.6m has been raised for the children’s cancer charity Puttinu Cares.The total sum of €1,688,209 was raised through fundraising and donations from those...

Watch: Puttinu Cares marathon kicks off

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Pitch booking for Puttinu football marathon now open

Places for this year’s football marathon in aid of Puttinu cares, are now open, the children cancer charity has announced.The 60 hour long football...