Soldiers acquitted of involuntary homicide of Nigerian asylum seeker
Nigerian asylum seeker Ifeanyi Nwokoye died on his way to hospital of a heart attack after being beaten by detention officers
Man seriously injured after falling from height
An Italian man, 50, is suffering grievous injuries after falling a storey in Swieqi
Man acquitted of trafficking cocaine after court declares statement inadmissible, substance never tested

Amor Mouldi, 27, has been declared not guilty of trafficking cocaine after the court found that the substance was never properly tested and the man's...

Amor Mouldi, 27, has been declared not guilty of...

Court orders retrial of 'VRT cheat' who admitted to the wrong charges

Godfrey Formosa, who was jailed for three years is set for a retrial, after it...

Godfrey Formosa, who was jailed for three years is set for...

Gozo man fined €20,000 for illegally manufacturing fireworks near Jesuit home

Joseph Muscat, 46, was fined a large sum, after being found guilty of the illegal manufacture and storage of fireworks

Joseph Muscat, 46, was fined a large sum, after being found...

Owner of Rottweiler cleared of responsibility for baby-biting incident

The attack had not been a result of a voluntary, negligent, imprudent or careless act of the defendant, said the court, but the fault of the helpless...

The attack had not been a result of a voluntary, negligent,...

Judge dismisses discrimination claim by top civil servant asked to resign in 2013

Asking permanent secretaries to resign when a new government is elected is a Constitutionally-established procedure, a Judge has said

Asking permanent secretaries to resign when a new...

Young man grievously injured in fall

A Serbian man, 25, was injured in a fall on a construction site this morning

A Serbian man, 25, was injured in a fall on a construction...

Appeals court clears police sergeant of all wrongdoing over partial deletion of Sheehan report

Police sergeant Leroy Balzan has been exonerated of any and all wrongdoing, regarding the partial deletion of a report involving a 2014 shooting incident

Police sergeant Leroy Balzan has been exonerated of any and...

Police dismiss speculation on explosives used in Caruana Galizia murder

A news report this morning claimed the material used to blow up Daphne Caruana Galizia's car was TNT but the police say all speculation on the type of...

A news report this morning claimed the material used to...

False alarm after magistrate’s car is inspected by bomb disposal unit

According to the police, the Explosive Ordnance Disposal Unit were called to investigate two cars in Siggiewi and St Julian’s

According to the police, the Explosive Ordnance Disposal...

Woman dies diving in Ghajnsielem

A woman, 64, died in Gozo this afternoon while diving near Ghajnsielem

A woman, 64, died in Gozo this afternoon while diving near...

Perpetrator of savage beating conditionally discharged after victim retracts complaint

Lawrence Farrugia, 41, was forgiven by his victim, who suffered a broken leg after being beaten up by him in Naxxar, in 2015

Lawrence Farrugia, 41, was forgiven by his victim, who...

Unlicensed driver convicted of grievously injuring elderly woman in Balzan

An unlicensed driver who injured an elderly woman in a narrow Balzan street before driving away, has been banned from driving for 18 months, together with a...

An unlicensed driver who injured an elderly woman in a...

Elderly Danish diver dies in Gozo

Police were informed of a struggle at around 11am, when a 73-year-old man had gone missing

Police were informed of a struggle at around 11am, when a...

Man indicted for receiving drugs mailed in an oil filter goes on trial

The trial by jury of a man accused of taking delivery of a package containing illegal drugs hidden inside an oil filter in 2006, has begun

The trial by jury of a man accused of taking delivery of a...

Constitutional court rules in favour of investigative journalists

Judge: ‘Journalists are not expected to provide incontrovertible...

Judge: ‘Journalists are not expected to provide...

Fraudster who used a dead man's cheque-book jailed for 14 months

Keith Camilleri, 36, was charged with 13 counts of fraud and falsification of...

Keith Camilleri, 36, was charged with 13 counts of fraud...

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