Professors say abortion tweak opens door to terminations on mental health grounds
Academics say abortion amendment must limit termination of pregancy only when physical illness threatens loss of mother’s life
[WATCH] Bernice Cassar murder: husband refuses to exit Qrendi house as police continue to negotiate
Hours after murdering his wife the man remains holed up with a firearm inside his Qrendi home with police and a medical team on standby
Four carers at St Vincent De Paule suspended over excessive use of force on patients

An internal investigation has been opened into two separate cases of excessive force

An internal investigation has been opened into two separate...

PM, Opposition butt heads over Standards Commissioner negotiations

Robert Abela and Bernard Grech have conflicting versions of events on their...

Robert Abela and Bernard Grech have conflicting versions of...

FIAU unveils three-year strategy to target financial crime

Only 20% of foreign-owned companies hold a local bank account, FIAU seminar on...

Only 20% of foreign-owned companies hold a local bank...

Exception to strict anti-abortion law presented in First Reading

Health Minister Chris Fearne initiates the parliamentary process to include an...

Health Minister Chris Fearne initiates the parliamentary...

Air Malta’s costly agreement with pilots was PN’s brainchild, Finance Minister lashes out

Government will have to spend €100 million to buy out expensive legacy clauses in Air Malta’s collective agreement with pilots, Clyde Caruana says

Government will have to spend €100 million to buy out...

Justice Ministry will not comment on ongoing Pilatus Bank ICSID proceedings against Malta

The justice ministry has declined to comment on what appears to be a fatal flaw in the case filed by Ali Sadr’s Alpene Ltd against Malta before an...

The justice ministry has declined to comment on what...

Malta still registers highest use of antibiotics in EU, survey shows

Over the past year, 42% of Maltese used antibiotics, the same percentage as in...

Over the past year, 42% of Maltese used antibiotics, the...

Opposition accuses Prime Minister of tactics that pose ‘serious threat to democracy’

The Opposition says Prime Minister Robert Abela’s insistence to change the rules to get his standards commissioner nomination through is...

The Opposition says Prime Minister Robert Abela’s...

Activists fear medical cannabis companies want in on recreational market

MaltaToday understands that a medical cannabis company has already reached out to the government over its intention to “know the way forward” on...

MaltaToday understands that a medical cannabis company has...

Chris Fearne appointed vice-chair of Global Leaders Group on antimicrobial resistance

Fearne was nominated by the Prime Minister of Barbados to serve a two-year term as the group's vice-chair

Fearne was nominated by the Prime Minister of Barbados to...

No injuries as tree snaps in half on Tal-Barrani road

A busy Sunday for civil protection officials as wind wreaks havoc across Malta

A busy Sunday for civil protection officials as wind wreaks...

PN will not support Joseph Azzopardi nomination for Standards Commissioner

Such appointments need cross-party backing with a two-thirds majority in parliament

Such appointments need cross-party backing with a...

Abela on 2019 resignations: ‘Disappointment for party, not what we want for country’

Labour leader Robert Abela addresses general conference, hailing Labour as ‘party of reforms’

Labour leader Robert Abela addresses general conference,...

Engerer speaks of parents’ heroin struggle in Labour conference speech

Labour MEP Cyrus Engerer addresses party general conference with call for party to give children tools to achieve their aspirations

Labour MEP Cyrus Engerer addresses party general conference...

Negotiations underway over Sliema band club eviction in €1.8 million price tag for premises

The Maltese government is in discussions with the owners of formerly rent-controlled homes that house traditional festa band clubs, to acquire them in a bid to...

The Maltese government is in discussions with the owners of...

23 organisations call for urgent regulation of 'free for all' cannabis use

They said that the Government introduced the cannabis legislation hurriedly and without creating effective structures in time

They said that the Government introduced the cannabis...

‘I suffered a fatwa’ – Jason Azzopardi says PN wanted him to resign

“They told me I was a burden, toxic, a dead-weight, that the PN would advance in the polls if I stand down.”

“They told me I was a burden, toxic, a dead-weight,...

[WATCH] Daniel Micallef: Labour must remain at the forefront of national reforms

Labour Party deputy leader Daniel Micallef insists ‘change’ keeps the party relevant, and can only be achieved through the ‘needed...

Labour Party deputy leader Daniel Micallef insists...