On climate change, the PN’s European family is a ‘dinosaur’
According to the CAN’s ranking, only the MEPs from the European Green Party, the European United Left, and the Socialists and Democrats have scored highly on votes dealing...
PA set to regularise illegal zoo against €10,000 fine
Planning Commissions indicates it will regularise illegally developed Serengeti zoo in Rabat after it imposes a fine
Public domain: disused Coast Road tract excluded despite environmentalists’ request

The decision to restrict public domain status at Baħar iċ-Ċagħaq has disappointed environmentalists who had proposed the entire stretch of...

The decision to restrict public domain status...

February drought piles more pressure on Maltese farmers

Lack of precipitation will lead to a decrease in the quantity and quality for...

Lack of precipitation will lead to a decrease in the...

Explainer | Ticking waste bomb: Why does Malta need an incinerator, and why are farmers angry?

The unforeseen expansion of the Magħtab landfill is a stop-gap measure in a race against time for Malta’s ticking waste-bomb. But farmers are expected...

The unforeseen expansion of the Magħtab landfill is a...

NGOs condemn Maghtab extension, say sacrifice of arable land is 'obscene'

Fifteen NGOs say that flagship projects should be planned in a way to minimise, not encourage, the take-up of agricultural land and similar resources

Fifteen NGOs say that flagship projects should be planned...

'Hands off referenda,' NGOs tell hunting lobby who petitioned President to abolish abrogative ballot

The hunting lobby wrote to the President of Malta demanding amendments to the Referenda Act to stop citizens from invoking referenda for the sake of protecting...

The hunting lobby wrote to the President of Malta demanding...

Mega fish-farm zone relocation off Gozo ‘suspended’ by Anton Refalo

Gozitan minister for agriculture suspends plan to move mega tuna farm nearer to Gozitan waters  

Gozitan minister for agriculture suspends plan to move mega...

Hogs’ manure causing multi-million headache

Staggering 157,300 cubic metres of pig slurry could be dumped in public sewers,...

Staggering 157,300 cubic metres of pig slurry could be...

Short-eared owls breed successfully in bird sanctuary

BirdLife Malta reports that the breeding is the first recorded after over 100...

BirdLife Malta reports that the breeding is the first...

BirdLife decries government inaction as two more protected birds gunned down

BirdLife says Joseph Muscat's 'zero tolerance' pledge to illegal action was a gimmick after a roller and black-winged stilt are shot down 

BirdLife says Joseph Muscat's 'zero tolerance'...

Eight new protected sites for dolphins, turtles and seabirds

Dolphins, turtles and seabirds to benefit from eight new marine protected...

Dolphins, turtles and seabirds to benefit from eight new...

VW emission scandal grows as 800,000 more cars affected

800,000 more Volkswagen cars found to have "unexplained...

800,000 more Volkswagen cars found to have...

International nature watchdog urges Vella to close Malta spring hunting season

International Union for Conservation of Nature calls on European Commissioner Karmenu Vella to protect the Turtle Dove against spring hunting season in Malta

International Union for Conservation of Nature calls on...

BirdLife accuses ‘biased’ hunting regulator of misleading public

In open letter to Prime Minister, BirdLife challenges Wild Birds Regulation...

In open letter to Prime Minister, BirdLife challenges Wild...

Earth Garden to celebrate its tenth anniversary

Earth Garden festival will celebrate its tenth anniversary between 3 and 5 June...

Earth Garden festival will celebrate its tenth anniversary...

CABS dismantles 10 illegal bird callers with police

CABS hits back at FKNK statements, dismantles illegal bird callers with the...

CABS hits back at FKNK statements, dismantles illegal bird...

Hunters’ boss takes on BBC’s Chris Packham: ‘Unethical fake and liar’

Hunters on the warpath: FKNK chief executive dubs Chris Packham ‘unwelcome English visitor’

Hunters on the warpath: FKNK chief executive dubs Chris...

BBC naturalist back in Malta on anti-spring hunting mission

BBC's Springwatch presenter Chris Packham returns to Malta to monitor...

BBC's Springwatch presenter Chris Packham returns to...

Update 2 | Europe ‘asking questions’ about Malta’s spring hunting season

BirdLife claims European Commission have asked government for scientific justification behind this year’s spring hunting season • CABS says EU-wide...

BirdLife claims European Commission have asked government...