Luke Vella joined MaltaToday as a reporter in 2021

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
‘We will fight on as long as the last metre of land is salvageable from senseless development’ - ADPD
Planning Blog
The Greens say that despite the agricultural land reform white paper, permits...
IGM should quit committee without public consultation on media reform, say journalists
Media Reform Initiative says that the ongoing calls for public consultation...
Exhibition, documentary, vigil to commemorate fifth anniversary of Daphne's murder
A vigil will be held on Saturday 16 October in Valletta, with the participation...
12 people dead at the workplace: PN calls for a clear set of health and safety standards
The Nationalist Party suggests that project supervisors should be given to...
PN calls on government to open media reform bills for public consultation
The Nationalist Party says that media bills without public consultation were an...
Greens call for termination of golden passports scheme that 'damages' Malta's reputation
ADPD says that the scheme continues to attract persons who have been...
Former Nationalist MP Thake breached ethics, public life standards in unpaid VAT probe
Standards commissioner in David Thake complaint: MPs should lead by...
Santa Luċija open space development threatens residents' quality of life - ADPD
The Greens say that the proposed block would undermine the locality's...