‘Why are there as many massage parlours as pastizzi shops?’: MP raises suspicion on inaction
Graziella Attard Previ questioned whether the lack of action is part of a wider effort to legalise prostitution
Femicide bill back in parliament for second reading
The bill was prompted by the murder of Paulina Dembska last January
Government accedes to Opposition’s request for Electrogas probe to continue in PAC

Parliament’s Public Accounts Committee meets for the first time as conciliatory tone marks difference from previous legislature

Parliament’s Public Accounts Committee meets for the...

Sant: green kerosene tax to reduce island’s competitiveness

Tax on airline jet fuel could penalise islands like Malta which depend on air...

Tax on airline jet fuel could penalise islands like Malta...

Malta failed another basic compliance test, Repubblika says of GRECO report

From the 23 recommendations made by GRECO on Malta's anti-corruption efforts, 21 are yet to be implemented

From the 23 recommendations made by GRECO on Malta's...

[WATCH] MEPs highlight Malta’s slow judicial process during meeting with Prime Minister

The MEPs met Prime Minister Robert Abela at Castille on Tuesday afternoon as part of a fact-finding mission on Malta's rule-of-law progress

The MEPs met Prime Minister Robert Abela at Castille on...

Israel MEP ban: Palestine delegation says Metsola raised complaint with Lapid

Spanish MEP banned from visit to Palestinian occupied territories says Roberta Metsola raised issued with foreign minister

Spanish MEP banned from visit to Palestinian occupied...

Two charged with assault that left Somali victim with facial fractures and missing teeth

Two men, charged with beating up a Somali man who tried to enter a private party at a Hamrun bar, are released on bail

Two men, charged with beating up a Somali man who tried to...

Opposition wants greater police presence in Gozo

Opposition MPs raise spectre of multicultural security challenge in Gozo, call...

Opposition MPs raise spectre of multicultural security...

Public will be able to access Qawra school car park from July, minister says

The car park underneath the new Qawra primary school will be available to the public from July after a two-year wait 

The car park underneath the new Qawra primary school will...

Thief who stole €12,000 from employer spared jail after promising to return cash

A man who admitted to having stolen €12,211 from his employer has been spared jail after promising to return the money

A man who admitted to having stolen €12,211 from his...

Illegal developments, construction waste cleared from ODZ sites

Concrete pathways, illegal dumping and make-shift rooms were among the offences

Concrete pathways, illegal dumping and make-shift rooms...

Yorgen Fenech failure to pay court deposit leads to automatic dismissal of appeal

Yorgen Fenech had appealed a court sentence that rejected his request for judicial review of Cabinet's refusal to grant him a presidential pardon but...

Yorgen Fenech had appealed a court sentence that rejected...

Malta still has no anti-corruption strategy or special investigator, says watchdog

Council of Europe anti-corruption watchdog GRECO says Malta lagging behind on many of its recommendations for a stronger integrity and anti-corruption framework

Council of Europe anti-corruption watchdog GRECO says Malta...

Inflation index used to calculate wage increases up by 5.7% in April

The Retail Price Index published by the National Statistics Office shows that...

The Retail Price Index published by the National Statistics...

Motorcyclist injured in Xewkija accident last week dies in hospital

A motorcyclist who was seriously injured in a traffic accident last week in...

A motorcyclist who was seriously injured in a traffic...

[WATCH] Malta’s controversial zoos could get ‘research’ and conservation lifeline in proposed rules

Xtra on TVM News Plus | Animal Rights Parliamentary Secretary Alicia Bugeja Said argues in favour of zoos, insisting they serve 'a number of functions'...

Xtra on TVM News Plus | Animal Rights Parliamentary...

Over 1,400 magisterial inquiries remain pending in court

The number of pending inquiries has never dipped below 1,400 since at least 2011

The number of pending inquiries has never dipped below...

Over 400 babies born from IVF cycles since 2013

Almost 250 babies were born from cycles at Mater Dei Hospital

Almost 250 babies were born from cycles at Mater Dei...

Metsola heckled by extremists, tells Knesset European Parliament supports two-state solution in Middle East

European Parliament President Roberta Metsola earns wide applause but instigates fiery response from extremists when addressing a special session of the...

European Parliament President Roberta Metsola earns wide...