Police coronavirus quarantine enforcement protocols laid out in stakeholders’ meeting
Home Affairs minister meets with police unions to explain Covid-19 procedures and protocols, emphasise importance of enforcing quarantine rules
Speaker turns down Opposition’s request for urgent coronavirus debate in Parliament
Request by PN leader Adrian Delia to suspend Parliament’s agenda to discuss Covid-19 turned down
Coronavirus live blog | Thursday 12 March

With new information coming out on an hourly basis, here’s everything you...

With new information coming out on an hourly basis,...

Will Malta close down its schools as well? Teachers, unions and policymakers’ next major decision

Unions mull school closures in a bid to contain as much as possible potential spread of coronavirus

Unions mull school closures in a bid to contain as much as...

Family member of doctor diagnosed with coronavirus is seventh case

A relative of the man who was diagnosed with coronavirus on Wednesday morning...

A relative of the man who was diagnosed with coronavirus on...

Coronavirus: Who to contact if you notice a quarantine breach

Government sets up email address for concerned citizens to report breaches of...

Government sets up email address for concerned citizens to...

Coronavirus: Lawyers discussing with judges limit on court appearances

Lawyers and judiciary agree to limit appearances in civil cases, discussing postponement of summary criminal proceedings in light of Covid-19 spread

Lawyers and judiciary agree to limit appearances in civil...

Coronavirus: Teachers’ union requests meeting with Prime Minister, urges closing of schools

Malta Union of Teachers requests meeting with Robert Abela as ‘panic’ grows within schools amid coronavirus spread  

Malta Union of Teachers requests meeting with Robert Abela...

Caruana Galizia public inquiry: Inspector Keith Arnaud says dates for police raid on potato shed were discussed at meetings in Castille

The public inquiry into the murder of Daphne Caruana Galizia continued on Wednesday with the board hearing the testimony of lead investigator Keith Arnaud...

The public inquiry into the murder of Daphne Caruana...

[WATCH] Coronavirus: Mandatory quarantine introduced against €1,000 fine

Covid-19 travel ban now applies to France, Germany, Switzerland and Spain as well as Italy • Mandatory quarantine with police spot-checks introduced

Covid-19 travel ban now applies to France, Germany,...

Coronavirus: Anaesthetists warn health system will not cope if infections spike

Anaesthetists seek tougher public health measures such as mandatory quarantine as they warn public health service will not cope if coronavirus spike leads to a...

Anaesthetists seek tougher public health measures such as...

[WATCH] Coronavirus: Doctors on the frontline dealing with the public's concerns

A team of specialised doctors manning the 111 coronavirus helpline are inundated with inquires from the public

A team of specialised doctors manning the 111 coronavirus...

Coronavirus: Pub cancels St Patrick’s party after backlash, Gianpula Village closes doors

Ryan’s Pub in St Julian’s cancels scaled down indoor St Patrick's day party after backlash, Gianpula Village announces March closure

Ryan’s Pub in St Julian’s cancels scaled down...

How the coronavirus interrupted Robert Abela’s honeymoon

The stars aligned for Joseph Muscat... but for Robert Abela, three sticking...

The stars aligned for Joseph Muscat... but for Robert...

Rabat’s St Joseph feast cancelled after coronavirus restrictions

The external celebrations held in Rabat to celebrate the feast of St Joseph...

The external celebrations held in Rabat to celebrate the...

[WATCH] Sixth case of coronavirus is Maltese doctor who got infected in Italy and was in self-quarantine

Public Health Superintendent Charmaine Gauci says Malta's sixth case of Covid-19 is a Mater Dei Hospital doctor who contracted infection while on...

Public Health Superintendent Charmaine Gauci says...

Why Gozitans are scared of losing their homes to a 17th century fiefdom

What is the story behind the way this business group has taken control of lands in Qala, and in Nadur?

What is the story behind the way this business group has...

[WATCH] Fear and panic in peacetime: Italians in Malta on the coronavirus epidemic, their families, and the lockdown

On Monday Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte announced a nationwide lockdown due to the widespread contagion of Covid-19

On Monday Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte announced a...

Coronavirus: Isla pilgrimage postponed after new rules on public gatherings

The pilgrimage in Isla with the revered statue of Christ the Redeemer is the first religious victim of the coronavirus after mass events with more than 2,000...

The pilgrimage in Isla with the revered statue of Christ...

Coronavirus: Self-quarantine rules apply to people who visited anywhere in Italy

Health Minister Chris Fearne says coronavirus quarantine measures also apply to students and educators who visited Sicily, mainland Italy, and other...

Health Minister Chris Fearne says coronavirus quarantine...