Couple denied bail after allegedly staging woman's kidnap to extort money from her parents
The court heard that the couple called the woman's parents and claimed that their daughter had been kidnapped for a €3,000 ransom, but her parents convinced the...
Man accused of threatening family to extort drug money for second time this month
Parents tell court their son would threaten them and would raise hell when they refused to give him money to buy drugs
Two carers convicted of negligently causing the death of a 101-year-old at St. Vincent de Paule

101-year-old woman died after slipping out of a hoist that was being operated incorrectly

101-year-old woman died after slipping out of a hoist that...

Four youths arrested in joint police operation for 'snatch and grab' jewellery thefts

Four youths, aged 16-24, would dance with people at entertainment venues and snatch jewellery from victims 

Four youths, aged 16-24, would dance with people at...

Updated | Altercation with police at Fight Island event costs Lilu King €10,000

Mohamed Ali Ahmed Elmushraty, known as Lilu King, has been ordered to forfeit €10,000 following a confrontation with police at Ta' Qali's Fight...

Mohamed Ali Ahmed Elmushraty, known as Lilu King, has been...

Judge fines court administration for failing to produce testimony transcript

The magistrate requested a witness testimony transcript on Monday, but after the court administration failed to produce it on Thursday, she fined it for...

The magistrate requested a witness testimony transcript on...

Gżira shop held-up at knife point, police searching for robbers

Two masked men, one allegedly armed with a knife, robbed a shop in Gżira at...

Two masked men, one allegedly armed with a knife, robbed a...

Former journalist awarded €171,000 for unjustified dismissal

Former senior journalist Ivan Camilleri awarded €171,000 for...

Former senior journalist Ivan Camilleri awarded...

One of the perpetrators behind December 2016 hijack returned to country of origin

The internal flight from Sebha to Tripoli had been diverted by the two hijackers in 2016 who are understood to have threatened to blow up the plane

The internal flight from Sebha to Tripoli had been diverted...

Man, 19, arrested over explosives found in Ħamrun garage following Mile End incident

A 19-year-old male from Santa Venera has been arrested on suspicion of possessing explosives that could be a match to that which generated the small explosion...

A 19-year-old male from Santa Venera has been arrested on...

Court turns down PN request to evict GWU from Workers’ Memorial Building over sub-lets

Court turns down PN’s 2017 request to evict GWU from Workers Memorial Building over sub-let to ARMS and Sciacca Grill

Court turns down PN’s 2017 request to evict GWU...

Trial of El Hiblu 3 will go ahead despite calls by activists for case to be dropped

Case against Amara, Abdalla, and Kade will not be dismissed and trial will go ahead

Case against Amara, Abdalla, and Kade will not be dismissed...

Labour HQ evacuated after ‘small explosion’ is heard outside building

AFM Explosive Ordnance Disposal called at Labour headquarters in Hamrun after suspicious object is reported to the police

AFM Explosive Ordnance Disposal called at Labour...

Vitals fallout continues: Case stalls after prosecution fails to inform all parties

LIVE | Chris Fearne, Edward Scicluna and 13 others face fraud-related charges, a day after Joseph Muscat’s arraignment

LIVE | Chris Fearne, Edward Scicluna and 13 others face...

Joseph Muscat pleads not guilty to corruption-related charges, freezing order imposed

In 10-hour arraignment, Joseph Muscat joins 13 other individuals and nine companies in denying serious offences relating to fraud, corruption and money...

In 10-hour arraignment, Joseph Muscat joins 13 other...

Conditional discharge for former gaming regulator who tipped off Yorgen Fenech about raid at rival casino

Former MGA chief Heathcliff Farrugia gets three-year conditional discharge for disclosing professional secrets to Yorgen Fenech

Former MGA chief Heathcliff Farrugia gets three-year...

Victim injured with knife in St Paul’s Bay 5am argument

Police intervene at 5am altercation outside St Paul’s Bay establishment

Police intervene at 5am altercation outside St Paul’s...

Blow-by-blow: Joseph Muscat's first day in court

As it happened • Former PM, former minister Konrad Mizzi and former chief...

As it happened • Former PM, former minister Konrad...

Elderly man dies after falling into empty reservoir

At around 8:15am on Monday, police were called onto a field in Triq Ħal...

At around 8:15am on Monday, police were called onto a field...

Attorney General gave us advice on Vitals deal, former permanent secretaries claim

Three former permanent secretaries claim Attorney General Victoria Buttigieg provided legal advice on the hospitals concession when she was State Advocate

Three former permanent secretaries claim Attorney General...