New EU directive gives whistleblowers right to bypass hierarchy
The directive also forbids 'all forms of retaliation' against whistleblowers and would provide access to 'free advice and adequate remedies' in such cases
Cardinal jailed for child sexual abuse in Australia
Cardinal George Pell has been jailed for six years after being convicted of sexually abusing two boys in Australia
Jason Azzopardi claims Algerian whistleblower’s citizenship withdrawn over visa racket allegations

The Nationalist MP said in parliament that the government had committed the ‘ultimate secular crime a state can commit’

The Nationalist MP said in parliament that the government...

Migrants escape from Marsa reception centre

Five of the thirteen migrants that ran away have since been apprehended by the...

Five of the thirteen migrants that ran away have since been...

Malta closes airspace to Boeing 737 MAX

The aviation regulator said the airspace would be closed for Boeing 737 MAX as of 8pm on Tuesday following a recommendation by the European Union Aviation...

The aviation regulator said the airspace would be closed...

21 thefts from churches reported in 2018

Only five people have so far been charged in court in relation to the cases   

Only five people have so far been charged in court in...

Court mix-up nearly costs man €1,700

The man was told that a court sitting was cancelled only to have been been told later that he was found guilty in his absence

The man was told that a court sitting was cancelled only to...

Child molester's prison sentence reduced on appeal

The Court of Appeal ruled that the child molester had not been accused of the...

The Court of Appeal ruled that the child molester had not...

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Updated | Maltese YouTubers to finally get paid for online content

Nationalist MEP Francis Zammit Dimech said the video sharing platform would be...

Nationalist MEP Francis Zammit Dimech said the video...

[WATCH] Update 2 | Guests evacuated from Qawra Palace Hotel after fire

A fire broke out at roughly 1pm at the Qawra Palace Hotel • Guests were evacuated and some treated for smoke inhalation • Seven fire engines and two...

A fire broke out at roughly 1pm at the Qawra Palace Hotel...

Malta with lowest fertility rate across the EU

On average, Maltese women have their first child at the age of 29

On average, Maltese women have their first child at the age...

Drunk man who bit police officers is jailed for two years

The court noted that while the defence had asked for clemency, the accused had...

The court noted that while the defence had asked for...

[WATCH] Update 2 | Fire breaks out at Marsa carnival warehouse, nobody injured, animals rescued

No people were in the building • Two dogs and two hamsters escaped unharmed

No people were in the building • Two dogs...

Woman critically injured after being hit by car in Hamrun

The victim was run over by a car which was being driven by a 71-year-old man

The victim was run over by a car which was being driven by...

MPs to vote on Theresa May's Brexit deal

MPs will vote on Theresa May's Brexit deal later after she secured "legally binding" changes to it following last-ditch talks with the EU in...

MPs will vote on Theresa May's Brexit deal later after...

Successful start for organic waste collection

The introduction of the collection of organic waste has resulted in a sharp...

The introduction of the collection of organic waste has...

MaltaToday Survey | Majority support parliamentary quotas to ensure gender parity

How do people feel about gender quotas? A MaltaToday survey found that a quota law to ensure gender parity in parliament would enjoy widespread support if it...

How do people feel about gender quotas? A MaltaToday survey...

300 minors charged in court during 2018

A total of 30 youths appeared before the Tribunal over drug-related offences

A total of 30 youths appeared before the Tribunal over...

Jury trial of alleged cocaine mule handler begins

The accused, 33-year-old Edward Cardona, is charged with conspiring to...

The accused, 33-year-old Edward Cardona, is charged...

Cirque du Soleil in Malta on three consecutive years

Tourism Minister Konrad Mizzi said the theatre producer would be in Malta and...

Tourism Minister Konrad Mizzi said the theatre producer...