Brexit is ‘irrevocable’ once triggered, UK minister says
Justice Secretary Liz Truss says Britain’s exit from the European Union could not be reversed once government triggers Article 50
Lone dissenter Alfred Sant votes against EU-Canada deal... and against party line
Labour Party MEP Alfred Sant says that trade agreements with Canada and the US serve mostly to further strengthen the big corporations who dominate the planet
Malta Summit: EU leaders will push for measures to stop migration from Libya

Studying the possibility of ‘sending migrants back to Libya’ is included in a draft declaration to be made by the EU leaders on Friday

Studying the possibility of ‘sending migrants back to...

Joseph Muscat: 'UK will thrive even after Brexit'

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat says UK companies have already been in touch on...

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat says UK companies have already...

Theresa May expected in Malta on Friday for informal summit of EU leaders

Socialist leaders meeting at Mile End to prepare for informal summit • UK Prime Minister Theresa May to attend first session of Friday's informal...

Socialist leaders meeting at Mile End to prepare for...

EU calls on China to investigate lawyer’s torture

Rare statement cites China’s own laws that prohibit torture in...

Rare statement cites China’s own laws that prohibit...

Turkey threatens to scrap EU migrant deal

Turkey's threat comes after a Greek court ruled against extraditing eight...

Turkey's threat comes after a Greek court ruled against...

[WATCH] Funds allocated to protect child migrants ‘lost in red tape’

President Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca urges European Commissioner to encourage leaders to resist pandering to populist sentiment: 'Push for politicians to...

President Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca urges European...

Controversial Malta plan mooted ‘legal way’ of pushing back migrants

Maltese presidency of EU suggested suspending key humanitarian principle of ‘non-refoulement’, which prohibits States from sending back refugees...

Maltese presidency of EU suggested suspending key...

[WATCH] EU states and Commission agree: Turkey migration deal not applicable in Libya

The European Commissioner for Migration says that until there is greater stability in Libya, it would be impossible for the EU to finalise a deal aimed at...

The European Commissioner for Migration says that until...

Casa takes unkindly to Swedish socialist’s ‘scolding’ on Panama question

Nationalist MEP was told off during committee meeting on employment for raising Panama Papers question: ‘We’re not here to focus on Malta’...

Nationalist MEP was told off during committee meeting on...

[WATCH] Migration Commissioner: Malta meeting should end in consensus on solidarity, security

Home Affairs Ministers of all EU member states are meeting in Malta to discuss migration, burden sharing and measures affecting border and internal security

Home Affairs Ministers of all EU member states are meeting...

'Children born in Malta should automatically qualify for citizenship' - Comodini Cachia

Ask the MEP • Nationalist MEP Therese Comodini Cachia All children born in Malta, no matter who their parents are, should automatically qualify for...

Ask the MEP • Nationalist MEP Therese Comodini Cachia...

Italian court ruling paves way for possible 2017 election

Italy’s highest court has opened the way for early elections in 2017...

Italy’s highest court has opened the way for early...

EU rejects proposals for Turkey-style migration deal for Libya

The European Commission has opposed a proposal by Malta to replicate the Ankara...

The European Commission has opposed a proposal by Malta to...

Updated | 'Audits will provide all answers on my Panama company', Mizzi tells MEPs

'My financial affairs have been very clear from the start...the truth will come out soon' - Konrad Mizzi 

'My financial affairs have been very clear from the...

European Commission shoots down migration deal with Libya

EU migration commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos rules out repeat of EU-Turkey...

EU migration commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos rules out...

Updated | UK government to publish White Paper setting out Brexit plan, May tells parliament

Theresa May has announced the government will set out its Brexit plans in a formal policy document

Theresa May has announced the government will set out its...

Scicluna fends off questions on Malta’s tax rebate system from MEPs

Finance minister is pressed on rebate system that allows foreign shareholders...

Finance minister is pressed on rebate system that allows...

‘Rhetoric of Mediterranean mass graveyard has become empty words’ | Miriam Dalli

Ask the MEP • Labour MEP Miriam Dalli says rhetoric of the Mediterranean ‘hosting’ a mass graveyard is becoming empty words:...

Ask the MEP • Labour MEP Miriam Dalli says rhetoric of...