NGOs must take Miżieb woodland challenge to another court, magistrate says
Environmental NGOs fighting Lands decision to give hunters l-Aħrax and Miżieb woodlands encounter first stumbling block
Tal-Wej landowners object to Natura 2000 zoning
Three landowners are contesting a decision by the Environment and Resources Authority to designate the ecologically rich Tal-Wej area between Mosta and Naxxar, as a Natura 2000...
Activists take a dive in defiance of the Marsaskala marina project

Third protest by Moviment Graffitti against the proposed marina in...

Third protest by Moviment Graffitti against the...

ADPD condemns authorities over water conservation failures

Development in valleys, and lack of enforcement by the Planning Authority and...

Development in valleys, and lack of enforcement by the...

Change local plan for Ħondoq and declare Gozitan gem public domain, mayor says

Qala mayor Paul Buttigieg calls on MPs to declar Ħondoq ir-Rummien public domain and grant it the protection from development it deserves

Qala mayor Paul Buttigieg calls on MPs to declar Ħondoq...

Malta set for recycling record in 2021

Environment Minister Aaron Farrugia announces record year for recycables, since WasteServ's inception • GreenPak welcomes improvement but...

Environment Minister Aaron Farrugia announces record...

PN wants more public spaces but appeals for respect towards private property

The Nationalist Party unveils seven proposals that address public spaces but wants the public to adhere to and respect private property

The Nationalist Party unveils seven proposals that address...

Swimming pools cost the environment dearly

Bowsers extracted over 543,000 cubic metres of water, unbilled, then...

Bowsers extracted over 543,000 cubic metres of water,...

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...

38-storey Sliema tower approved • Planning Authority chairman votes against

Project which PA chairman Vince Cassar describes as ‘exaggerated’ will unleash 3,500 car trips a day in Sliema • Elderly residents express...

Project which PA chairman Vince Cassar describes as...

Planning Authority approves Mriehel Towers despite legal doubts

Veracity of photomontages questioned by ERA chairman and professional...

Veracity of photomontages questioned by ERA chairman and...

Ombudsman calls for law to allow ramblers access through countryside

Access rights could give ramblers access to private land where landowner agrees...

Access rights could give ramblers access to private land...

The plasticisation of the sea

John Paul Cauchi • With 7.3 billion people on the planet, fast rising to nine billion, we treat the ocean as a garbage dump at our peril

John Paul Cauchi • With 7.3 billion people on the...

Decisions on Sliema’s Townsquare and Mriehel high-rise on Thursday: will PA open floodgates?

The PA is tomorrow set to take two landmark decisions on two high-rise developments. Will the PA open the floodgates of the high-rise revolution or will it...

The PA is tomorrow set to take two landmark decisions on...