[WATCH] Tal-Wej, Ħas-Saptan and Wied il-Mielaħ get special environment protection
Three new sites in Malta and Gozo have been added to the Natura 2000 network as part of government’s drive to extend the land area covered by protected status
There goes the sun! Spring showers is prelude for stormy weekend in Malta
Your stormy weekened has just been delivered by an upper-level trough in the Med...
Environmental NGOs support Nationalist Bill on ERA reform

Environmental NGOs want to be granted an automatic judicial interest in appeals...

Environmental NGOs want to be granted an automatic judicial...

Over 2,400 trees uprooted since 2018

ERA issued permits for uprooting together with compensation obligations for over 12,000 new trees

ERA issued permits for uprooting together with compensation...

Cruise liner emissions in Cottonera: ‘Our washing discoloured by polluted air’

Cottonera residents group Tuna Artna Lura says increased traffic of large vessels in Palumbo shipyard creating dangerous emissions and making air quality...

Cottonera residents group Tuna Artna Lura says increased...

[WATCH] Climate emergency requires shift to sustainable lifestyles, says minister

Environment Minister Aaron Farrugia launches first-ever national campaign on climate change, ‘collective action needed to combat climate...

Environment Minister Aaron Farrugia launches...

Tribunal slashes fines: €42,000 discount for Gaffarena, no mercy for Polidano

Planning tribunal slashes €169,000 in 25 different daily fines imposed by Planning Authority, denying petitions by construction company Polidano Bros

Planning tribunal slashes €169,000 in 25 different...

A field in Dingli: Malta’s all-powerful roads minister is faced down by residents

Graffitti activist Karen Tanti is one of the round-the-clock protestors who is prevented bulldozers from coming in close to the field, keeping...

Graffitti activist Karen Tanti is one of...

Residents pin their hopes on PA to save Wied Incita

Attard residents have reported that excavation works at Bilom’s Wied...

Attard residents have reported that excavation works at...

Attard councillor ‘sick and tired’ of inaction on Wied Incita quarry

Alternattiva Demokratika councillor Ralph Cassar says Wied Incita land was leased on condition that the quarry be rehabilitated after the excavations ceased

Alternattiva Demokratika councillor Ralph Cassar says Wied...

PA board member Timmy Gambin denies Townsquare conflict of interest

Marine archaeologist worked on environmental impact assessment for ElectroGas...

Marine archaeologist worked on environmental impact...

Numerous migrating birds pit-stop in Malta

Early migrant birds take pit-stop in Malta’s nature reserves
on their...

Early migrant birds take pit-stop in Malta’s nature...

Vassallo Builders presented sole bid for €25 million University residence

First plans submitted for project show eight blocks, one of them rising to 14 storeys

First plans submitted for project show eight blocks, one of...

Magnificent meteor shower caught on camera

Photographers and enthusiasts flocked to remote areas last night to try and...

Photographers and enthusiasts flocked to remote areas last...

Handling hazardous waste at home

In summer, things like ‘fjakkoli’, expired charcoal, charcoal ash, insect repellant and leftover paints from DIY decorating, may generate...

In summer, things like ‘fjakkoli’, expired...

Six illegal trapping sites found, protected bird seized by police

CABS find six illegal trapping sites and police seize sets of clap nets and...

CABS find six illegal trapping sites and police seize sets...

Reconstruction of long-collapsed buildings allowed in ODZ: Front Harsien calls for policy review

2014 guidelines allow the reconstruction of long-collapsed buildings and erection of new dwellings in the countryside

2014 guidelines allow the reconstruction of long-collapsed...

How a contract from 1915 can turn a derelict country ruin into a villa

A lease contract signed 100 years ago refers to someone living in “five rooms” in the Palma area, and thanks to the controversial Rural Policy in...

A lease contract signed 100 years ago refers to someone...

Authorities launch investigation into Marsascala fish farms pollution

Environment Ministry says pollution from fish farms has to stop

Environment Ministry says pollution from fish farms has to...

Malta’s high-rise revolution has started. And people on Facebook are pissed off

‘PA = Mafia’: the kind of short description Malta’s beleaguered planning authority will contend with until the end of times…

‘PA = Mafia’: the kind of short description...