For the love of football | Angelo Chetcuti
From corruption to unfortunate comparisons with Iceland, the Malta Football Association’s new secretary-general, Angelo Chetcuti, outlines the challenges facing the...
A Budget over the Cuckoo’s Nest | Mario de Marco
PN deputy leader Mario de Marco likens the Labour government to the proverbial cuckoo, which lays its eggs in another bird’s nest
The right to build | Sliema Townsquare director John Soler, interviewed

Townsquare director John Soler defends Sliema’s 38-storey tower, arguing that the alternatives are 24 separate apartment blocks. But what does he...

Townsquare director John Soler defends Sliema’s...

Fighting for long defeat | Chris Mizzi

Environmentalists have long warned about the dangers of over-development, with little visible effect but although Moviment Graffitti activist admits the...

Environmentalists have long warned about the dangers of...

[WATCH] Sliema development is out of control | Anthony Chircop

As construction mania reaches fever pitch in long-suffering Sliema, mayor...

As construction mania reaches fever pitch in long-suffering...

Not all doom and gloom… or slime | José Herrera

Between fish farm slime and rampant overdevelopment, the environment seems to...

Between fish farm slime and rampant overdevelopment, the...

Truth is always revolutionary | Elias Khoury

Lebanese writer Elias Khoury is one of the leading lights of Arab literature...

Lebanese writer Elias Khoury is one of the leading lights...

Maltese cuisine back on the menu | Michael Diacono

The Maltese restaurant scene has evolved beyond recognition in the last 30...

The Maltese restaurant scene has evolved beyond recognition...

Towards a Maltese presidency of the EU Council

Malta's presidency of the EU council is a real chance for the...

Malta's presidency of the EU council is a...

Change is on its way | Glenna Kathleen Hill

The US Presidential election may radically transform how the US interacts with...

The US Presidential election may radically transform how...

Not part of a masterplan | Conrad Thake

Architect Conrad Thake argues that decisions to go high-rise should be preceded by a masterplan, not vice-versa

Architect Conrad Thake argues that decisions to go...

Between a rock and a hard place | Tolga Temuge

The failed military coup in Turkey this month exposed the vulnerability of the...

The failed military coup in Turkey this month exposed the...

From scandal to reform at the Lands Authority

The Gaffarena scandal gave way to an overhaul of the Lands Department for the...

The Gaffarena scandal gave way to an overhaul of the Lands...

Exam time for the education system | Evarist Bartolo

Education Minister Evarist Bartolo faces resistance from parents and teachers...

Education Minister Evarist Bartolo faces resistance from...

‘See cranes, think drains’ | Astrid Vella

Is Malta ready for a boom in high-rise buildings? Most emphatically not, argues...

Is Malta ready for a boom in high-rise buildings? Most...

The bubble is not bursting yet | Sandro Chetcuti

Malta Developers’ Association chairman Sandro Chetcuti argues that the...

Malta Developers’ Association chairman Sandro...

‘You can check out any time you like…’ | Roderick Pace

Has Europe become a neo-conservative prison from which one can never really...

Has Europe become a neo-conservative prison from which one...

Invisible women | Brenda Murphy

Dr Brenda Murphy, of the University of Malta’s Department of Gender Studies, on why the media has some catching up to do with society when it comes to...

Dr Brenda Murphy, of the University of Malta’s...

Careful of that high-rise bubble… | Chris Grech

Dhalia CEO Chris Grech is sending out a warning: high-rise will not work if the...

Dhalia CEO Chris Grech is sending out a warning: high-rise...

Aborting misconceptions | Lara Dimitrijevic

A public call for the morning-after pill to be licensed has rung alarm bells...

A public call for the morning-after pill to be licensed has...

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