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    Oct 22, 2014 | SFGate

    ... historic buildings - that landed Bulgaria's second largest...city on Lonely Planet's radar for 2015. 5. Valletta, Malta. The UNESCO World Heritage Site now includes a Renzo Piano-designed parliament as well as a grid of streets boasting "unspoiled" ...

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  2. Chennai in Lonely Planet 2015 list of top 10 cities to visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Express India

    ... this year, followed by Argentinian city of El Chalten, Italy's Milan and Switzerland's Zermatt. Also, Valletta in Malta, Plovdiv in Bulgaria, Salisbury in UK and Vienna in Austria have been ranked ahead of Chennai and Toronto. "Chennai has long been ...

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  3. More Awesomeness Announced For Malta Comic Con 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | DI-VE

    Wicked Comics are proud to announce that French digital artist Jean-Louis Mast , inker supreme Dave Llung, Italian illustrator Luciano Regazzoni and the Palermo based collective Grafimated Cartoon will be joining Yishan Li, Rufus Dayglo, Andrew Wildman, Guillermo Ortego, Steve Scott, Mickey Lam, Mike Collins, Cliodhna, Dave Taylor, Christian Ward, John-Paul Kamath, Michael Dialynas, Lew Stringer, Daniela "Iella" Attard, Mario Alberti, Gabriel Hernandez Walta, Gordon Rennie, Emma Beeb, Jason Howard, Richard Starkings, Tim Perkins, Sean Azzopardi El Torres, Amigo Comics, Jenika Ioffreda, Stephanie Cooke, Gianluca Maconi, Mike Lawson, the School of Bitches, and Marianne Galea as guests for the Malta Comic Con 2014 which will be held on Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th November at St. James Cavalier , Valletta, between 10am - 6pm on Saturday and 11am - 7pm on Sunday.

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  4. Lonely Planet's top 10 cities for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | CNN

    ... of Eastern and Western cultures. It's now a joyous mix of ancient and modern architecture. Fifth place Valletta, Malta, will mark 450 years since the Great Siege in 2015. That's when a small number of Christian Maltese knights battled the Turks, ...

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  5. Lake Margaret: Artists reflect on a century of life in the town that powered Queenstown's boom daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | ABC News

    When the Lake Margaret power station was built in 1914, it was with the kind of impressive manpower that a mining boom could generate. A century on, the row of houses that once housed the workers who built and then operated the hydropower station is unoccupied - though today, one of the doors is ajar.

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  6. Opening up Malta to North America Travelers Through New Social Media CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Travel World News

    Malta has traditionally been recognized as a sun and sand destination to Europeans with little exposure of its significant treasures to the North American traveler. A big push to change this perception is underway through a variety of efforts geared to engage the more cultured traveler. 1 comment

  7. GO supports Festival Mediterannea 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | DI-VE

    ... will sing the role of the Gran Sacerdote while Gozitan soprano Dorienne Portelli will tackle the role of Anna. The Malta Philharmonic Orchestra will be under the direction of the Festival's and Teatru Astra's Artistic Director, Joseph Vella. Teresa ...

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  8. Madeleine McCann paedophile suspect jet-setted around globe after giving police slip two years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | The Daily Record

    A CONVICTED paedophile suspected of having links to the disappearance of Madeleine McCann slipped the cops two years ago and has been jet-setting around the globe. Roderick MacDonald , 77, became the subject of an international arrest warrant in 2012 and was finally tracked down to Malta earlier this week.

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  9. World of Opportunities for New Zealand GraduatesRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2014 | Scoop

    ... to the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting) and is currently preparing for the 2015 Forum in Valletta, Malta," says Linda Sissons. Sarah Metcalfe, one of the first students to graduate with the GDEM and who now works for Displayways, one of New ...

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  10. Madeleine McCann paedophile jet-setted around globe after giving police slip two years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... in resorts like Praia da Luz in Portugal. Retired policeman John Buttigieg, 55, who knew MacDonald during his time in Malta, said people could not believe they had such a dangerous predator in their midst. He said: "We are sickened by this, this guy ...

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  11. McCann case: Serial pedophile heldRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Yahoo!

    A "notorious" British pedophile - previously convicted for raping an eight-year-old girl in Australia - is being held in Malta, suspected of having links to the disappearance of Madeleine McCann. McDonald was also previously extradited from Portugal to Australia in 2010 after the rape of an eight-year-old girl here, reports The Mirror .

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  12. Madeleine McCann: Roderick Macdonald, Brighton Victims And A Ghost ChildRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Anorak

    ... bother telling me. I am so angry he has been allowed to go on the run.'' A convicted child sex attacker on the run in Malta is being being deported to the UK and could face questioning in connection with the disappearance of Madeleine McCann. ...

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  13. On the run British paedophile who was in Portugal when Madeleine...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Daily Mail

    On the run British paedophile who was in Portugal when Madeleine McCann disappeared to be quizzed by detectives after being arrested in Malta A convicted paedophile believed to be part of a child sex ring linked to the disappearance of Madeleine McCann is being extradited to Britain. Roderick MacDonald, 77, was arrested on the Maltese island of Gozo after he fled the UK following his conviction for molesting two girls, five and seven, in Brighton 2012.

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  14. Madeleine McCann to quiz convicted paedo in MaltaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Daily Star

    British police are set to quiz Roderick Macdonald, 76, about the youngster's disappearance after a judge on the island agreed to extradite him to the UK. Detectives have been trying to trace him after it was claimed he was living near Praia da Luz, Portugal, in 2007.

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  15. Opening up Malta to North American travelers through the #MaltaisMore CampaignRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2014 | PR Log

    PRLog - Oct. 14, 2014 - BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Malta has traditionally been recognized as a sun and sand destination for Europeans with little exposure of its significant treasures to the North American traveler. A big push to change this perception is underway through a variety of efforts geared to engage the more cultured traveler.

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  16. Welsh dad jailed in Malta for growing five cannabis plants fails in bid to have 10-year sentence cutRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | IcNetwork

    South Wales dad Daniel Holmes won the admission that his "right to a fair trial had been breached" after an appeal - but is still in jail in Malta A Welsh dad jailed for 10-and-a-half years on Malta after being caught growing five cannabis plants has failed in his latest bid to have the sentence reduced. Daniel Holmes from Newport was convicted on the island of Gozo in 2011 and handed a decade-long sentence at Corradino Correctional Facility near the Maltese capital, Valetta.

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  17. More awesome creators announced for the Malta Comic Con 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | DI-VE

    Wicked Comics are proud to announce that awesome writer El Torres and his amazing publishing house Amigo Comics , acclaimed independent creator Jenika Ioffreda , and leading journalist and pop culture queen Stephanie Cooke will be joining Yishan Li, Rufus Dayglo, Andrew Wildman, Guillermo Ortego, Steve Scott, Mickey Lam, Mike Collins, Cliodhna, Dave Taylor, Christian Ward, John-Paul Kamath, Michael Dialynas, Lew Stringer, Daniela "Iella" Attard, Mario Alberti, Gabriel Hernandez Walta, Gordon Rennie, Emma Beeb, Jason Howard, Richard Starkings, Tim Perkins and Sean Azzopardi as guests for the Malta Comic Con 2014 which will be held on Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th November at St. James Cavalier , Valletta, between 10am - 6pm on Saturday and 11am - 7pm on Sunday.

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  18. More awesome creators announced for the Malta Comic Con 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | DI-VE

    Wicked Comics are proud to announce that awesome writer El Torres and his amazing publishing house Amigo Comics , acclaimed independent creator Jenika Ioffreda , and leading journalist and pop culture queen Stephanie Cooke will be joining Yishan Li, Rufus Dayglo, Andrew Wildman, Guillermo Ortego, Steve Scott, Mickey Lam, Mike Collins, Cliodhna, Dave Taylor, Christian Ward, John-Paul Kamath, Michael Dialynas, Lew Stringer, Daniela "Iella" Attard, Mario Alberti, Gabriel Hernandez Walta, Gordon Rennie, Emma Beeb, Jason Howard, Richard Starkings, Tim Perkins and Sean Azzopardi as guests for the Malta Comic Con 2014 which will be held on Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th November at St. James Cavalier , Valletta, between 10am - 6pm on Saturday and 11am - 7pm on Sunday.

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  19. Angelina Jolie gets the royal treatment with major honorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | She Knows

    The humanitarian actress was given a private audience with the queen, who honored Jolie with the physical symbol of her bestowed title , which she originally received this past June, People magazine reported. The title she received is the Insignia of an Honorary Dame Grand Cross of the Most Distinguished Order of St. Michael and St. George.

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  20. Angelina Jolie Receives Her 'Honorary Dame' Award from Queen ElizabethRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | People

    Newly married Angelina Jolie made it a family outing as she went to Buckingham Palace to meet Queen Elizabeth on Friday. The actress and humanitarian, 39, had a private audience with the Queen, 88, who presented her with the physical symbol of her recently bestowed title of honorary dame - the Insignia of an Honorary Dame Grand Cross of the Most Distinguished Order of St. Michael and St. George.

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