Italian NGO ship rescues 49 migrants, heading to Lampedusa
The ship Mare Jonio, which belongs to Italian organisation Mediterranea, has rescued migrants on board a dinghy off the Libyan coast
Tragedy averted as police stop teenager in custody from self-harming
The incident happened at the police headquarters in Floriana
In two decades, two people charged with attempt to cause abortion

Since 2000 there were only two cases in which people were charged in court with...

Since 2000 there were only two cases in which people were...

Prison director rejects George Degiorgio's mistreatment claims

The Director of Prisons rebuffed the allegations of 'inhuman and degrading...

The Director of Prisons rebuffed the allegations of...

Special police hubs to assist domestic violence victims planned

Four hubs around Malta and a possible mini-hub in Gozo, which will house a...

Four hubs around Malta and a possible mini-hub in Gozo,...

Two years’ jail for using fake banknotes

Man weeps in court as he pleads guilty to trying to pay off bar tab using fake...

Man weeps in court as he pleads guilty to trying to pay off...

Ta’ Qali crafts village being regenerated through €13 million project

The project, the first phase of which is complete, aims to turn the crafts village into a centre of excellence for artisanry

The project, the first phase of which is complete, aims to...

Waiter charged after fist fight with taxi driver

The waiter claims to have acted in self-defence after punching a taxi driver...

The waiter claims to have acted in self-defence after...

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Jail for three foreigners trying to leave with fake documents

A court has taken a hard line on immigration offences, jailing three men who...

A court has taken a hard line on immigration offences,...

Interfaith vigil at Paola mosque to honour New Zealand terrorist victims

The Muslim community in Malta is inviting people of all faiths to join it for a vigil in the wake of the deadly attacks on two mosques in New Zealand last week

The Muslim community in Malta is inviting people of all...

Court hears how man raped, punched and harassed woman he was having an affair with

The court placed the woman under a protection order, prohibiting the accused from communicating or approaching her

The court placed the woman under a protection order,...

[WATCH] Cancer screening should be coupled with awareness, PN MEP says

Francis Zammit Dimech praises the government colorectal screening programme but says this should come with increased awareness

Francis Zammit Dimech praises the government colorectal...

Electronic vote counting source code should be public, MEP candidate says

Distributing scanned ballots to political parties is not the solution to overcome the security impasse of the new electronic vote counting application, Antoine...

Distributing scanned ballots to political parties is not...

Update 4 | Shooting on Dutch tram: Police arrest suspect

Dutch police are investigating a 'possible terrorist motive'...

Dutch police are investigating a 'possible terrorist...

Sant’s preference for ferry service betrays doubts about Gozo channel

Labour MEP says extensive fast ferry service is solution for Gozo connectivity

Labour MEP says extensive fast ferry service is solution...

Judicial appointments committee turns down Cabinet request for magistrate’s promotion

The committee charged with examining requests by the Prime Minister for promotions to judge stopped magistrate Micallef Stafrace's promotion

The committee charged with examining requests by the Prime...

St Patrick's Day proves popular once again

The Irish feast proves perennially appealing as hundreds of people flock to the...

The Irish feast proves perennially appealing as hundreds of...

Law professor says judicial appointments were based on friends-of-friends criteria

Professor of Law at the University of Malta Kevin Aquilina said the selection of judges and magistrates was rarely if ever meritocratic over the years

Professor of Law at the University of Malta Kevin Aquilina...

Adrian Delia says Labour killed education

The leader of the opposition said that young people were the first victim of...

The leader of the opposition said that young people were...

Casa hosts persecuted journalist, Labour accuses MEP of lacking credibility on press freedom

Labour says David Casa’s defence of journalists marred by his use of law courts to extract confidential sources from journalists who have written about...

Labour says David Casa’s defence of journalists...