Wied Inċita quarry has history of illegalities, but minister shoots down ‘favouritism’ claim
Minister hits back at Arnold Cassola’s claim he ‘gifted’ millions to Wied Inċita quarry operators
NGOs write to Abela over Miżieb and l-Aħrax woodlands’ ‘privatisation’
Coalition of environmental and social NGOs say closing off woodlands to hunters will be damaging to society at large
Harbour area air pollution linked to high rates of lung collapse

Study links higher rates of lung collapse in harbour area to deteriorating air...

Study links higher rates of lung collapse in harbour area...

Stainless-steel water bottles can help reduce Malta’s plastic waste problem

Reusable stainless-steel water bottles are now being distributed at selected events as part of the ‘Water: Be the Change campaign’

Reusable stainless-steel water bottles are now being...

€4 million reconstruction of Rabat’s Għeriexem Road starts

Infrastructure Malta starts reconstruction of Għeriexem Road in Rabat to stop...

Infrastructure Malta starts reconstruction of Għeriexem...

Restaurant by the pumps: fuel station’s piecemeal plan to add two-storey eatery

McQueens petrol station in Burmarrad wants to build a full-blown restaurant on land currently used for parking

McQueens petrol station in Burmarrad wants to build a...

Met office says devastating storm in Sicily won’t affect Malta

Meteorological Office says Malta still expecting good weather despite a storm...

Meteorological Office says Malta still expecting good...

Bolder light pollution rules set to change Maltese nightlife

Clearer and darker: commercial signage, billboards, churches and monuments will...

Clearer and darker: commercial signage, billboards,...

Global CO2 emissions rise for the first time in four years

'Time is running out on our ability to keep warming below two degrees...

'Time is running out on our ability to keep warming...

New Zealand's winter shorter by 30 days, study finds

Brett Mullan, from the Nationalist Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research...

Brett Mullan, from the Nationalist Institute of Water and...

EU deadlock on controversial Glyphosate weed-killer licence renewal

Malta votes with eight other EU member states to block Commission proposal to...

Malta votes with eight other EU member states to block...

Toxic gas levels in air minimal following Sant’Antnin recycling plant fire

Air quality tests show legal levels of noxious gases, tests on burnt material show small quantity of residual hazardous chemicals

Air quality tests show legal levels of noxious gases, tests...

Ministers refused Majjistral compromise and steamrolled extended hunting hours

Majjistral park chairman Sammy Vella reveals ‘unmitigated folly’ and refusal of compromise solution to extend hunting and trapping hours

Majjistral park chairman Sammy Vella reveals...

Can social media launch the revolution against our national dependence on cars?

Traffic remains an ongoing source of anxiety for the Maltese. But social media can serve as a potential catalyst for a crucial perspective shift on this...

Traffic remains an ongoing source of anxiety for the...

Illegal ivory seizures hit record high last year, according to report

According to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species,...

According to the Convention on International Trade in...

World’s deepest lake undergoing crisis due to pollution and poaching

Lake Baikal's biodiversity includes over 3,600 plant and animal species, most of which are endemic to the lake

Lake Baikal's biodiversity includes over 3,600 plant...

New beach cleaning operations procedures issued by the ERA

New procedures were issued by the Environment and Resources Authority, to...

New procedures were issued by the Environment and Resources...

Take cover! Malta’s sustainability guardian is championing ‘marvellous building boom’

Malta’s ‘Guardian of the Future Generations’ should be railing against the construction boom. Instead, he lauds it...

Malta’s ‘Guardian of the Future...

Benna’s new milk carton screw cap has fired up the online debate on plastics

Whose side are you on? Convenience meets conscientiousness as a milk carton cap pits anti-littering group against the rebrand of Malta’s dairy staple

Whose side are you on? Convenience meets conscientiousness...

Refusing seat on committee, opposition lays down rules for waste management plan

The opposition reiterates its call for a transparent debate on the government’s plans for a new waste-to-energy processing plant

The opposition reiterates its call for a transparent debate...