Tag: New Year

German zoo blaze was caused by New Year gesture gone wrong...

A Chinese lantern, launched by a 60-year-old mother and her two adult daughters in a New Year's Eve celebration, caused the fire at a German zoo in which dozens of animals were killed, including eight great apes, authorities said.

Watch: Gozo welcomes the New Year

Various acts performed during the night including foreign artist Becky Hill, J Joy as well as DCapitals Band, Michela Pace, Mae, Matthew James, Francesca Borg and Kelsey Bellante.

Trump invites Johnson to the White House in new year

The report added that Trump's invitation to Johnson was made after the British prime minister's recent election win. Formal discussions on the exact timing of Johnson's visit are yet to held, the newspaper reported, citing Downing Street sources.

Gozo Bishop calls for the Church to be closer to the...

As a proposal for the New Year, Gozo Bishop Mario Grech wishes that the Word of God be a priority for the Maltese Church,...

More than 70,000 welcome the New Year in Valletta

More than 70,000 people chose to welcome the new year in Valletta on Monday night. Local artists Ira Losco, Xarulu', DJ Pierre Cordina and...

Photos: Thousands brave rain in New York’s Times Square to welcome...

New York's Times Square erupted with fireworks and cheers at the stroke of midnight on Tuesday as thousands of hardy merrymakers braved pouring rain...

Watch: Consultation on gender quotas for 2019 – Muscat

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said that on winning the snap election, the Maltese electorate had given the Labour Party the mandate to introduce positive...

Merkel urges divided Germans to pull together in 2019

Acknowledging that her government disappointed many Germans in 2018, Chancellor Angela Merkel sought to pull the country together for 2019 with a call for...

Bad memories of 2018 ‘shredded’ in NYC ahead of New Year

New York City residents and visitors gathered at a paper shredder in Times Square on Friday to symbolically purge themselves of unpleasant memories of...

New Year’s Eve party in Times Square to cheer for press...

Reporters will be the guests of honour at the New Year's Eve party in New York's Times Square on Monday, in what organizers said...