Calculating the worth of a housewife
Josanne Cassar
The shocking story of a woman who was left with a piece of gauze in her abdomen following a hernia operation, which caused her endless physical pain and emotional distress when...
Major surgery is needed
Saviour Balzan
Founded in 1961 when Malta was still a British colony and the world was a very different place, the BA’s functions need to be revisited and based on one guiding principle,...
Unexpected detours and a sinister anniversary
Daniel Xerri

Nonetheless, while I do not consider myself as superstitious, I cannot help but...

Nonetheless, while I do not consider myself as...

Why voting in European elections matters

Even if EU institutions may feel too far away and aloof from the daily struggles people face, Malta is part of these decision-making structures and not an...

Even if EU institutions may feel too far away and aloof...

The disregard for EU law and safety in Ħal Farruġ
Peter Agius

Over the past months, I have exposed several cases where the government is...

Over the past months, I have exposed several cases where...

Has complacency taken over?
Michael Falzon

The tragedy of life is often not in our failure, but rather in our complacency; not in our doing too much, but rather in our doing too little; not in our...

The tragedy of life is often not in our failure, but rather...

‘We need to find a balance’, do we? You don’t bloody say…
Raphael Vassallo

What it also means, however, is that… NO ONE is actually responsible,...

What it also means, however, is that… NO ONE is...

Saying ‘we’re sorry for the inconvenience’, just won’t cut it
Josanne Cassar

Despite flyovers, wider roads, millions of euros and countless promises of how...

Despite flyovers, wider roads, millions of euros and...

The erudite judge and the perky judge
Saviour Balzan

The two judgments and the two judges confirm, whether we like it or not, that the judiciary and the courts espouse more influence and power than the Opposition...

The two judgments and the two judges confirm, whether we...

A judge’s timely reminder that getting back to normal is still a tough trek

Mr Justice Lawrence Mintoff’s scathing remarks on Keith Schembri’s conflict of interest are ostensibly, the strongest to be made by a respected...

Mr Justice Lawrence Mintoff’s scathing remarks on...

Tackling overcrowding in the renting industry | Matthew Attard

Removing overcrowding is the first step towards introducing standards in the...

Removing overcrowding is the first step towards introducing...

Time for Bernard Grech to bow out | Frank Camilleri

I believe the one and only person who can put PN supporters on a sound footing...

I believe the one and only person who can put PN supporters...

Abortion referendum is undesirable but practical way forward

Just as Malta introduced divorce in 2011 after a referendum, the same can...

Just as Malta introduced divorce in 2011 after a...

Unstoppable Israel
Michael Falzon

Israel has lost the moral high ground and dragged down Joe Biden and the US to its same level of iniquity

Israel has lost the moral high ground and dragged down Joe...

The real problem with party-owned stations? They’re illegal
Raphael Vassallo

Let’s face it, folks: if we were talking about private corporations,...

Let’s face it, folks: if we were talking about...

On the altar of greed not everyone’s belly and pockets are full
Angele Deguara

Economic growth is a major goal of this government but who is actually...

Economic growth is a major goal of this government but who...

Sounding the death knell for small businesses
Josanne Cassar

For some mysterious reason, everyone and their brother seems to think that the...

For some mysterious reason, everyone and their brother...

Banks must explain to clients why they want certain documents
Malcolm Mifsud

Banks are expected to give reasons why they are asking for documents when they...

Banks are expected to give reasons why they are asking for...

Cartoon: 07 April 2024

Cartoon by Mikiel Galea

Cartoon by Mikiel Galea

Why Myriam Spiteri Debono’s appointment bodes well

She did not shy away from prodding the national conscience by saying that...

She did not shy away from prodding the national conscience...