• Return of the mauve stingers

    Return of the mauve stingers0

    Thousands of mauve jellyfish could be seen at Camp Bay yesterday, with beach goers advised to exercise caution in the water. The jellyfish were seen in high concentrations on the western side of the Rock, with purple and yellow flags signalling to swimmers the presence of potentially dangerous ocean animals despite otherwise good beach conditions.

  • Italy-Malta stand-off over blocked migrants intensifies

    Italy-Malta stand-off over blocked migrants intensifies0

    Italy and Malta are refusing to let a rescue ship with 629 people aboard dock in their ports, leaving the migrants at sea. The diplomatic stand-off has escalated under Italy’s new anti-immigrant government. Italian interior minister Matteo Salvini, head of the League party, said: “Enough! Saving lives is a duty, but transforming Italy into an