NGOs file court appeal to stop Dwejra restaurant development
€3,000 were donated by the general public, helping BirdLife and other NGOs to appeal an Environment and Planning Review Tribunal decision to allow further...
At blistering 37.8 degrees, hottest ever June recorded in Malta since 1923
ERA still conducting analysis of land reclamation sites

Environment and Resources Authority confirms that 'analysis' of...

Environment and Resources Authority confirms that...

Architect hopes he can sow seeds for Maltese ‘green network’ of parks and walkways

Inspired by life in the UK, Charles Saliba’s Malta ‘Green Network’ is a 15-year project for outdoor spaces that are weaved into the...

Inspired by life in the UK, Charles...

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...

Movers and shakers: Trying to understand earthquakes

MaltaToday spoke to the head of the geosciences department at the University of...

MaltaToday spoke to the head of the geosciences department...

Malta hosts EU maritime simulation exercises on oil pollution

Transport Malta conducts simulation exercises on handling oil pollution and...

Transport Malta conducts simulation exercises on handling...

How important is resource efficiency?

Rather than limiting the discussion strictly to our own natural resources or lack of them, we should also recognise the costs of wasteful consumption along...

Rather than limiting the discussion strictly to our own...

[WATCH] Politicians, religious leaders mark ‘World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation’

‘World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation’ was set up by Pope Francis and will be celebrated every year on 1 September

‘World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation’...

Updated | Autumn hunting starts tomorrow • Hunting organisations 'won't tolerate abuses'

Autumn hunting season on land opens tomorrow until 31 January while hunting of birds at sea shall be permitted between 1 October and 31 January

Autumn hunting season on land opens tomorrow until 31...

[WATCH] Kestrel chicks hatch in Malta for the first time in four years

BirdLife Malta says hatching of kestrel chick proof that the bird of prey can re-establish itself in Malta, if not targeted by illegal hunting 

BirdLife Malta says hatching of kestrel chick proof that...

Gozo hotel would gobble up 530 sq. metres of ODZ land

The six-storey hotel will have an approximate total gross floor area of 8,000...

The six-storey hotel will have an approximate total gross...

Letiz the turtle released after four years in rehab

Letiz the turtle, who had been in rehab for for years after choking on a...

Letiz the turtle, who had been in rehab for for years after...

New law would allow development applications on someone else’s land

If approved as it is, the new planning law resurrects the prospect of people...

If approved as it is, the new planning law resurrects the...

Updated | Legal amendments 'to empower' Ornis Committee, parliamentary secretariat says

BirdLife official says amendments to Conservation of Wilds Birds Regulation were passed without prior discussion with Ornis Committee

BirdLife official says amendments to Conservation of Wilds...

Genetic study aims to reduce inbreeding amongst Maltese hunting dogs

Study by Maltese and Italian scientists aims to shed a light on the origins of...

Study by Maltese and Italian scientists aims to shed a...

Revised university plans fall short of avoiding environmental destruction – Graffiti

Moviment Graffiti says revised plans of American University of Malta still unacceptable due to use of ODZ land

Moviment Graffiti says revised plans of American University...