Equality Minister’s photo with Malta flag showing gay pride colours raises ire
Nationalist Party exponents outraged over harmless symbolic photo showing Malta flag sporting pride colours instead of red band
UNHCR calls on Europe to show solidarity as over 500 migrants remain stranded at sea
Rather than stigmatising and criminalising NGOs operating in the Mediterranean, the UNHCR said that they should be acknowoledged and supported
Government needs to unveil transport strategy by next budget, PD says

Partit Demokratiku said that the government's lack of political will and...

Partit Demokratiku said that the government's lack of...

Survey: what mode of transport do the Maltese prefer?

Walking and bicycles are still very much out of the question as cars dominate...

Walking and bicycles are still very much out of the...

Poverty statistics reflect population increase, Muscat says

National Statistics Office figures revealed this week that 78,685 people in...

National Statistics Office figures revealed this week that...

Italian motorcyclist injured in late night crash

The motorcyclist crashed into a car driven by a 64-year-old man

The motorcyclist crashed into a car driven by a 64-year-old...

New restrictive blood donation rules for gay men not cast in stone

Equality Minister says further liberalisation of gay men's blood donation...

Equality Minister says further liberalisation of gay...

MTA formally objects to Għadira beach concession

Malta Tourism Authority chairman Gavin Gulia says tourism watchdog will no...

Malta Tourism Authority chairman Gavin Gulia says tourism...

Malta and US denounce ‘spying’ allegation in fuel smuggling sanctions court case

Governments issue unprecedented statement on suspected fuel smuggler Darren Debono’s claims that US embassy had requested information about Joseph Muscat...

Governments issue unprecedented statement on suspected fuel...

Elderly woman robbed in her Valletta home

The theft happened at a residence in Marsamxett Road, Valletta 

The theft happened at a residence in Marsamxett Road,...

NGO vessel declines Malta's offer to take in 39 migrants, insists all on board be allowed disembarkation

Maltese government says it is only responsible for 39 migrants rescued in Malta's search and rescue area, not for the other 121 the NGO vessel took on...

Maltese government says it is only responsible for 39...

Man grievously injured in Qormi fight

The alleged aggressor fled the scene after the fight broke out, but was caught shortly later

The alleged aggressor fled the scene after the fight broke...

Journalism’s worst typo ever gets Malta Independent right in the front page headline

‘Pubic’ nightmare headline is the reason we need proofreaders...

‘Pubic’ nightmare headline is the reason we...

Hurd's Bank, off Malta, acting as transfer point for Russian fuel destined for sanction-hit Venezuela

Russian oil is being sent to Venezuela, using an offshore bank to the east of Malta as a transfer point, bypassing US fuel sanctions

Russian oil is being sent to Venezuela, using an offshore...

Konrad Mizzi shouldn’t have used DOI for personal press statement - Standards Commissioner

Commissioner for Standards in Public Life says practice of ministers using DOI to issue personal or partisan press statements has to stop

Commissioner for Standards in Public Life says practice of...

Masculinist ‘growth and success’ could legitimise social injustice, Malta housing expert says

Buzzwords like ‘integration’, ‘equality for all’, ‘inclusivity’, are all part of the current political narrative. Yet they...

Buzzwords like ‘integration’, ‘equality...

Tuna operators announce ‘self-regulatory’ agreement for harvesting period

Five tuna operators have entered into an agreement that will see a number of measures introduced between August and the end of the harvest period

Five tuna operators have entered into an agreement that...

It will feel like 41°C as sultry weather kicks in for the weekend

Until Tuesday, the air temperature is expected to feel over 40°C due...

Until Tuesday, the air temperature is expected to feel...

One last traffic nightmare at Msida's busy thoroughfare tonight

Infrastructure Malta CEO apologises for traffic delays but says road could not...

Infrastructure Malta CEO apologises for traffic delays but...

Foreign worker electrocuted in Valletta

This is the second incident of its kind this month

This is the second incident of its kind this month