Alfred Sant on Maltese politics: Eight take-aways from his latest interview
The former prime minister, Labour MEP, writer and playwright’s latest set of memoirs has opened a new window on his view of Malta in 2021
The answer is (literally) blowing in the wind | Luciano Mule-Stagno
Malta is once again considering offshore windfarms to help meet its renewable energy targets. This time, however, Prof LUCIANO MULE-STAGNO, of the University’s Institute for...
The problem with cannabis is that it doesn’t have a label | Andrew Bonello

There is more to the cannabis decriminalisation debate than a simple reform of drug legislation. ANDREW BONELLO, president of pro-legalisaton NGO Releaf Malta,...

There is more to the cannabis decriminalisation debate than...

Alternative transport is not just desirable, but necessary | Konrad Xuereb

Architect Konrad Xuereb, of KonceptX Ltd, argues that a shift towards mass transit systems is just as inevitable as the drive towards renewable energy, caused...

Architect Konrad Xuereb, of KonceptX Ltd, argues that a...

There are alternatives to prison: not just in drug cases | Sandra Scicluna

A recent court ruling - in which a 25-year-old man was imprisoned for six months, for a drug-related offence that occurred eight years earlier – has once...

A recent court ruling - in which a 25-year-old man was...

A new economic formula, to address new realities | Clyde Caruana

While ruling out the living wage ‘for the foreseeable future’,...

While ruling out the living wage ‘for the foreseeable...

‘Doing nothing’ is not an option | Ian Borg

His admirers have dubbed him ‘King of the Roads’; his detractors...

His admirers have dubbed him ‘King of the...

‘We are ready for a June election’ | Hermann Schiavone

From gender balance in Parliament, to the state of the PN four months into...

From gender balance in Parliament, to the state of the PN...

Vaccine concerns are understandable, but misplaced | Charles Mallia Azzopardi

The new COVID-19 vaccines have raised hopes for an eventual end to the crisis; but have also been met with scepticism.  Dr CHARLES MALLIA AZZOPARDI, head...

The new COVID-19 vaccines have raised hopes for an eventual...

Time to take animal welfare more seriously | Alison Bezzina

ALISON BEZZINA has had a baptism of fire after her appointment as Animal...

ALISON BEZZINA has had a baptism of fire after her...

Let’s not have a nightmare after Christmas… | Philip Fenech

COVID-19 might not ‘kill Christmas’… but GRTU Deputy...

COVID-19 might not ‘kill Christmas’… but...

The system is failing domestic violence victims | Mary Muscat

A recent Council of Europe report highlighted serious shortcomings in...

A recent Council of Europe report highlighted serious...

[WATCH] Science and the crystal ball: Chris Fearne’s predictions

Deputy Prime Minister Chris Fearne thinks the first COVID-19 vaccine could...

Deputy Prime Minister Chris Fearne thinks the first...

Workers’ rights in the time of COVID-19 | Josef Bugeja

These are uncertain times for the employment sector. General Workers’...

These are uncertain times for the employment sector....

We need to take a good look at ourselves | George Hyzler

The Commission for Standards in Public Life was set up exactly two years ago;...

The Commission for Standards in Public Life was set up...

I’m no ‘Super Woman’... | Miriam Dalli

Expectations of a major Cabinet portfolio for MIRIAM DALLI – who gave up...

Expectations of a major Cabinet portfolio for MIRIAM DALLI...

Best foot forward… | Emma Portelli Bonnici

The election of a new party leader seems to have galvanised the Nationalist...

The election of a new party leader seems to have galvanised...

[WATCH] Prisons chief wants tighter control on prisoner charities

Retired army colonel Alexander Dalli was involved in countless rescue...

Retired army colonel Alexander Dalli was involved in...

Not a second wave, but a tsunami... | James Degaetano

Malta College of Pathologists president Dr JAMES DEGAETANO warns that the...

Malta College of Pathologists president Dr JAMES DEGAETANO...

Common sense has not prevailed | Paul Pace

The Malta Union of Midwives and Nurses has been under fire for issuing...

The Malta Union of Midwives and Nurses has been under fire...