Bavarian lessons: When aping the far right backfires
With the German socialists in terminal decline, the Greens’ victory serves as a warning to other parties pandering to xenophobic instincts by emphasising the defence of...
Brexit effect: 65% of Maltese say they would vote to stay in the EU
New public opinion survey shows that EU is ‘more appreciated than ever’ 
Let’s avoid the antagonism of 2017, and play a fair game

Malta’s last general election was characterised by a dark cloud of...

Malta’s last general election was characterised by a...

Muscat, Macron, and liberals in joint op-ed warning of return to 1930s Europe

Joint op-ed suggests pan-European alliance for 2019 is in the offing between progressives, socialists and liberals

Joint op-ed suggests pan-European alliance for 2019 is in...

Labour delegates vote to keep referendum option open at Labour conference

Labour delegates have approved a motion that would keep all options including a fresh referendum on the table if MPs are deadlocked over Brexit.

Labour delegates have approved a motion that would keep all...

Migrants onboard Aquarius to be distributed following agreement brokered by Malta and France

The Maltese government said it was participating in the effort on ‘purely humanitarian grounds’.

The Maltese government said it was participating in the...

MEP candidate says suggestion he ‘controls’ EP office in Malta is nonsense

Peter Agius, the PN candidate for MEP, has refuted suggestions by Labour candidate Alex Saliba that he influences the EP office’s coordination of...

Peter Agius, the PN candidate for MEP, has refuted...

Italian government approves tough migrant Bill

Italian ministers pass decree that makes it easier to deport migrants and strip...

Italian ministers pass decree that makes it easier to...

Have your say on whether we should call time on daylight saving

The Maltese government will be consulting people before deciding what position...

The Maltese government will be consulting people before...

Support for second Brexit referendum ‘almost unanimous’ amongst EU leaders, Joseph Muscat says

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat, speaking to the BBC, said EU leaders wanted the “almost impossible”, that a second vote on Brexit be held

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat, speaking to the BBC,...

PM’s aide and Labour MEP candidate accuses Nationalists of sedition

Former Orizzont editor Josef Caruana has accused Nationalist MEPs of being...

Former Orizzont editor Josef Caruana has...

London mayor calls for second Brexit referendum

Sadiq Khan demands that people be allowed to have their final say

Sadiq Khan demands that people be allowed to have their...

Dalli takes swipe at ‘rule of law’ MEPs over concerns on impartiality

Labour MEP says most of NGOs that MEPs will be speaking to “have a set narrative and are certainly not representative of the Maltese population at...

Labour MEP says most of NGOs that MEPs will be speaking to...

Anthony Buttigieg to step down as PD leader to contest MEP election

Partit Demokratiku to elect new leader following Anthony Buttigieg's...

Partit Demokratiku to elect new leader following Anthony...

EU summit prevents ‘rule of law’ MEPs from meeting Muscat

Calendar fail for MEPs in rule-of-law follow-up in Slovakia and Malta as both...

Calendar fail for MEPs in rule-of-law follow-up in Slovakia...

Miriam Dalli hits out at Tajani’s ‘partisan games’ for comparing Malta with Hungary

Labour MEP Miriam Dalli has taken exception to statements by Antonio Tajani that he did not vote on a Hungary censure motion because Malta was ‘worse off...

Labour MEP Miriam Dalli has taken exception to statements...

Tajani defends Forza Italia’s support of Hungary: ‘Rule of law breaches worse in Malta’

Tajani defends Fora Italia MEPs' decision not to vote against Hungary: ‘Malta and Slovakia are worse on rule of law’

Tajani defends Fora Italia MEPs' decision not to vote...

Single digital gateway to give EU citizens user-friendly access to all national websites

New EU portal could save citizens save up to 855,000 hours of their time annually and companies could save more than €11 billion per year

New EU portal could save citizens save up to 855,000...

Casa seeks EU deal on law to give Maltese dads 10 days of paid paternity leave

The Nationalist MEP is negotiating a new EU law with Council members on work-life balance

The Nationalist MEP is negotiating a new EU law with...

Alfred Sant does not vote on Hungary censure: ‘MEPs’ methods with Malta were crassly biased’

Labour MEP Alfred Sant said that while recognising Viktor Orban’s illiberal bent, MEPs’ procedures to pass judgement on governments were not...

Labour MEP Alfred Sant said that while recognising Viktor...