Luke Vella joined MaltaToday as a reporter in 2021

Sea Malta building demolition illegally authorised by Planning Authority, court rules
The Chamber of Architects says court ruling confirmed its position on the...
Man arrested in Paceville for drug trafficking by police on Friday afternoon
Court & Police
The 30-year-old was found in possession of suspected cocaine, cannabis and pills
Greens slam proposed stone crushing activities next to Mqabba primary school
ADPD - The Green Party says that such activities would be detrimental to the...
Gafà says Pilatus prosecutions are AG’s remit, as PN, Repubblika call out ‘pathetic’ excuse
“There’s a distinction between investigating officers and the...
Man seriously injured onboard ship outside Freeport, after his legs are caught by a rope
Court & Police
The 38-year-old man is being treated at Mater Dei hospital
'From a blue wall of silence to a blue wall of integrity': Gafà praises officers for acting on brutality case
Angelo Gafà says he was saddened by the alleged racially motivated...
Boy, 8, critically injured after fall from a balcony in St Paul's Bay
Court & Police
The boy fell from a height of three storeys at his residence at Triq...
No state funeral for Mifsud Bonnici: his last wishes
Mifsud Bonnici's family says late prime minister had communicated his...
Anchor of tanker that damaged interconnector safely removed from seabed
A chemical tanker dragged its anchor off Baħar iċ-Ċagħaq in a storm...
Third construction victim in last 24 hours, man critically injured after San Ġwann fall
Court & Police
A man whose identity is still unknown fell from a one-storey height at a...
‘Clientelism led to climate emergency’: ADPD blasts government’s lack of good will on environment
The Greens say that laws are futile if they are not followed through by...
Construction worker slips off steel beam, saved by colleague from drop in St Paul’s Bay
Court & Police
The 52-year-old man slipped on a steel beam and was saved by a colleague from a...
NGOs demand closure of Mediterraneo Marine Park, call on authorities to fine owners
Three dolphins died at the park in 2021 within the span of a month •...
Construction worker grievously injured by sawing machinery in Xagħra
Court & Police
The man was injured whilst working with wood sawing machinery
Caruana Galizia public inquiry recommendations still not implemented, say NGOs
Civil society denounces government’s lack of ambition and transparency in...
Investigative journalism holds political, economic, religious authorities accountable - ADPD
The Greens say that politicians potentially involved in the Caruana Galizia...
Journalists call for adequate budget, human resources for media reform consultation process
The activists from Media Reform Initiative satisfied that Prime Minister Abela...
Masked man robs Luqa store at knifepoint on Friday night
Court & Police
Police are searching for the thief who stole an undisclosed amount of cash from...
Updated | Police constables denied bail after allegedly abducting and assaulting foreign nationals
Court & Police
Police says that it would not tolerate such behaviour by its members
Three-year-old girl grievously injured after being hit by a car in Ta’ Xbiex
Court & Police
The car was being driven by a 35-year-old man