Malta drops 12 places to 77th in Reporters Without Borders press freedom index
Abusive judicial proceedings “designed to gag investigative reporters by draining their financial resources” drags Malta down 12 places to 77th in the...
[LIVE] Catholic priests renew vows at St John’s Co-Cathedral
Maundy Thursday marks the start of the Catholic church’s liturgical celebrations leading up to Easter
Health Directorate warns of illegal substances in nutrition product

Illegal drugs were found in the muscle-building capsules

Illegal drugs were found in the muscle-building capsules

Malta’s road-widening works claim a Ferrari’s life

It is not just virgin land that Malta’s road-widening works are gobbling...

It is not just virgin land that Malta’s road-widening...

Elected MEPs need to safeguard Maltese interests, Business Bureau tells Muscat

The Malta Business Bureau insisted with Prime Minister Joseph Muscat that it was important to persuade EU legislators of the importance of small economies like...

The Malta Business Bureau insisted with Prime Minister...

Government willing to discuss 5G technology in parliament's health committee

Earlier on Friday, the Democratic Party called for the setting up of a special committee within the Environment and Resources Authority as well as a discussion...

Earlier on Friday, the Democratic Party called for the...

NGOs urge government to end Alan Kurdi standoff

The group of 28 non-governmental organisations urged the government to...

The group of 28 non-governmental organisations urged the...

Insurers, a judge and a minister call for random breathalyser tests to curb drink driving

As things stand police can only administer a test if they have a reasonable suspicion that a driver is over the legal alcohol limit

As things stand police can only administer a test if they...

Aurobindo to invest €3 million in cancer medicine testing equipment

The investment will provide the opportunity for oncology related products to be...

The investment will provide the opportunity for oncology...

[WATCH] Muscat urges caution on ‘butting in’ as mediator in Libyan conflict

Malta remains in regular contact with all sides in the worsening Libyan conflict as prime minister cautions about acting as mediator

Malta remains in regular contact with all sides in the...

Dramatic drop in migrant arrivals to Europe, as stranded boat appeals for solution

Frontex says migrant arrivals are down 13% in the first months of 2019, with arrivals from the Central Mediterranean nearly halved

Frontex says migrant arrivals are down 13% in the...

Bus operators fined €170,000 for missed trips in 2018

One in every 50 scheduled bus trips did not take place last year

One in every 50 scheduled bus trips did not take place last...

Totems of identity: Why the Maltese love their crosses

Why are the Maltese willing to accept laws and decisions that defy church...

Why are the Maltese willing to accept laws and decisions...

Deputy speaker in appeal for family members to respect their deceased loved ones' cremation wishes

PN MP and deputy speaker Claudette Buttigieg said that, given the non-binding nature of the proposed cremation register, people should be educated on the...

PN MP and deputy speaker Claudette Buttigieg said that,...

‘I can’t criticise the government if I do worse’ - PN MP calls out politicians who give party bad name

Nationalist MP Ivan Bartolo uses his adjournment speech in Parliament to deliver a scathing assessment of politicians who give their party a bad name

Nationalist MP Ivan Bartolo uses his adjournment speech in...

[WATCH] Victoria lines restoration project enters second phase

The Victoria Lines are a complex network of linear fortifications that span...

The Victoria Lines are a complex network of linear...

[WATCH] High-definition fibre optic technology is operating at Mater Dei

A tender has been issued for a robotic surgery system and this is expected to be used first during prostatic surgery

A tender has been issued for a robotic surgery system and...

Cooler temperatures, below average rainfall registered during winter season

At 12.7°C, temperatures during the 2019 winter season were below the seasonal average of 13 °C, with a lower than average amount of rain also being...

At 12.7°C, temperatures during the 2019 winter season...

Updated | Ministry questions logic behind Health Commissioner’s gratuitous abortion comments

The Health Commissioner in the Ombudsman's office said it was unacceptable for the health department to state that the unborn child was not a person...

The Health Commissioner in the Ombudsman's...

Burnt yacht wreckage recovered from seabed

The wreckage of a yacht that caught fire in Kalkara Creek has been recovered...

The wreckage of a yacht that caught fire in Kalkara Creek...