Press freedom NGOs in Malta next week, one year after Caruana Galizia murder
Six NGOs will be visiting Malta on a fact-finding exercise on the murder, and on the free expression climate on the island • A number of events are planned locally...
[WATCH] Thundery weather to persist until Sunday
An unstable airmass over the central Mediterranean has brought with it thundery showers
Sentence for student who assaulted university dean reduced on appeal

Student had in 2013 been found guilty of causing grievous bodily harm and...

Student had in 2013 been found guilty of causing grievous...

Officers testify on searches undertaken in Caruana Galizia murder case

The compilation of evidence against George and Alfred Degiorgio and Vince Muscat continued today, almost a year after Daphne Caruana Galizia's brutal...

The compilation of evidence against George and Alfred...

Rights of robots might need to be regulated in future, Prime Minister says

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat underscores Malta’s drive to enter the artificial intelligence sector, as it seeks to be at the forefront of regulating...

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat underscores Malta’s...

[WATCH] Motorist irresponsibly drives over pavement to avoid morning traffic

A video shared on social media shows the driver creating his own makeshift lane to speed up his morning commute

A video shared on social media shows the driver creating...

Sant urges 5% increase in minimum wage across EU

The Labour MEP said that with corporations’ profits increasing and public...

The Labour MEP said that with corporations’ profits...

[WATCH] Education Minister agrees on all counts with MUT President

Xtra sees MUT president Marco Bonnici and Education Minister Evarist...

Xtra sees MUT president Marco Bonnici and Education...

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Murdered Dutch woman had her neck slashed, emotional police officers tell court

Police officers have described the gruesome scene in which they found Shannon Mak, a Dutch woman murdered in St. Venera this August as the compilation of...

Police officers have described the gruesome scene in which...

[WATCH] ITS SmartCity campus land agreement to be presented in parliament ‘in coming months’

1,000 students are attending the Institute for Tourism Studies this scholastic year, including 260 foreign students and 600 full-timers

1,000 students are attending the Institute for Tourism...

Police find protected birds in freezer

Two men kept dead protected birds in a freezer in their residence in Tarxien

Two men kept dead protected birds in a freezer in their...

Harassment is punished more harshly than threats of violence, court notes

Protection orders are also being misapplied, Magistrate says.

Protection orders are also being misapplied, Magistrate...

Woman charged with two hold ups

Accused remanded in custody after being charged with robbing a McDonald's restaurant and a lotto booth

Accused remanded in custody after being charged with...

[WATCH] Adrian Delia 'will not speculate' on Egrant ownership but stops short of censuring Simon Busuttil

Opposition leader Adrian Delia refuses to censor Simon Busuttil over Egrant claims, insisting that if the Prime Minister published the full Egrant inquiry he...

Opposition leader Adrian Delia refuses to censor Simon...

Accused cusses and blasphemes at magistrate in open court

Fined at first €1,000, going up by €1,000 with every curse, by the...

Fined at first €1,000, going up by €1,000 with...

Homeownership is king in Malta but almost 30,000 families live in rented property

A survey by the National Statistics Office shows that 78.2% of families are home owners, while almost 17% live in rented accomodation

A survey by the National Statistics Office shows that 78.2%...

Maria Lourdes Agius was strangled to death, court hears

Magistrate Caroline Farrugia Frendo has started hearing evidence in compilation...

Magistrate Caroline Farrugia Frendo has started hearing...

Reusing waste is key to overcome Malta’s small-size challenge

The Environment Minister says country does not engage enough in sustainable...

The Environment Minister says country does not engage...

[WATCH] Car crushed in Gzira accident

Driver was able to stand after the accident, and is understood to have refused medical assistance • The vehicle, a Jensen-Healey, appears to have hit...

Driver was able to stand after the accident, and is...

Surveys reveal just 33% are trade union members

Are Maltese trade union membership figures inflated? Two studies now seem to...

Are Maltese trade union membership figures inflated? Two...

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