Italy avalanche: Three puppies rescued from Rigiopiano hotel rubble
The rescue of three puppies, found alive beneath the rubble, has brought renewed hope that people could yet be found alive
EU military committee chairman tours AFM barracks
EU security and defence priorities set by Maltese presidency discussed during meeting with EU military committee chairman, General Mikhail Kostarakos
UK risks Brexit ‘catastrophe’, Canadian trade expert warns

Former EU ambassador Sir Ivan Rogers ‘absolutely right to say replacement...

Former EU ambassador Sir Ivan Rogers ‘absolutely...

Church urges Maltese Presidency to prioritise EU values, migration and energy efficiency

‘A return to the values of the founding fathers of the European Union’ must be a top objective of Malta’s Presidency of the EU Council, the...

‘A return to the values of the founding fathers of...

EU cross-border tax rulings now automatically shared between states

Information on cross-border tax rulings issued within the European Union will...

Information on cross-border tax rulings issued within the...

In 2017 | The Russian bear overshadows European security concerns

Next year could likely see the issue of defence spending and NATO’s...

Next year could likely see the issue of defence spending...

In 2017 | The EU at a crossroads, paying the price for its speedy enlargement

At a time of economic and social turbulence, the EU is paying the price for having enlarged and deepened its structures too fast, too soon

At a time of economic and social turbulence, the EU is...

EU referendum plan re-emerges in Iceland

EU referendum emerges as an important factor in ongoing negotiations in Iceland to form a new coalition government 

EU referendum emerges as an important factor in ongoing...

2,500 journalists welcomed... to EU presidency billboard’s spelling error

Malta caught in embarrassing PR blooper two days before it takes up the EU presidency 

Malta caught in embarrassing PR blooper two days before it...

Activists start long march from Berlin to Aleppo

'It’s time to act. We can’t sit in front of our laptops and do...

'It’s time to act. We can’t sit in front of...

[WATCH] Money laundering and European prosecutor's office among priorities of Justice Council presidency

Justice minister Owen Bonnici meets counterparts from Luxembourg and the Netherlands for informal talks ahead of presidency

Justice minister Owen Bonnici meets counterparts from...

Brussels proposes zero VAT on €10,000 sales between businesses

Sales between businesses of more than €10,000 could be invoiced free of...

Sales between businesses of more than €10,000 could be...

Updated | Scotland wants EU market access, proposes second UK independence referendum

Scotland wants to maintain access to the European Union’s single market after the UK leaves the bloc, and suggests among other proposals to hold a second...

Scotland wants to maintain access to the European...

Apple appeals against EU Irish tax ruling

Apple has argued that the European Commission ignored tax experts and corporate...

Apple has argued that the European Commission ignored tax...

Five Star Movement strips Rome mayor of 'important decisions'

Beppe Grillo’s populist party acts swiftly by stripping Rome mayor...

Beppe Grillo’s populist party acts swiftly by...

President invites Pope Francis to visit Malta during EU presidency

Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca has invited the Pontiff to visit Malta during the...

Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca has invited the Pontiff to visit...

EU citizens mostly petition parliament on environment, justice matters

Citizens turn to the European Parliament’s petition committee to voice their concerns on matters relating to the environment, justice, internal market,...

Citizens turn to the European Parliament’s petition...

Three suspects arraigned before judges in relation to Nice attack

Three men suspected of having played a role in supplying arms to the assailant...

Three men suspected of having played a role in supplying...

Migration and central Mediterranean focus of EU leaders’ summit

The heads of government of the 28 EU member states agree to shift their focus...

The heads of government of the 28 EU member states agree to...

EU survey: 42% expect income in Malta to rise in 2017

The Maltese are the most optimistic within the eurozone with regard to the...

The Maltese are the most optimistic within the eurozone...