Divorce a factor behind children leaving school early, study finds
A study carried out by the National Observatory for Living with Dignity has found that divorce is a major contributing factor to students deciding to leave school early
Elderly couple seriously injured after being run over
An elderly couple from Qormi was run over by a car driven by a 33-year-old woman
Seriously address 'massage parlours' and protect vulnerable women, equality NGO tells government

On International Women’s Day, the Association for Equality said the path to equality in Malta remained long and winding, while calling for concrete...

On International Women’s Day, the Association for...

Psychiatrists and OASI charity send out warning over recreational cannabis legalisation

‘We are concerned with the increase in recreational drug use, mostly cocaine and cannabis’

‘We are concerned with the increase in recreational...

Malta ranked 34th best country for women in 2019 liveability index

The 2019 Women’s Liveability Index ranked Malta 34th out of 100...

The 2019 Women’s Liveability Index ranked Malta...

Hotel guests evacuated after restaurant fire

One person treated for smoke inhalation after guests evacuated from Bugibba...

One person treated for smoke inhalation after guests...

Malta among worst performing countries in EU in gender equality indicators

The EU 2019 Gender Equality Report has Malta placing among the five worst countries in five of seven key gender equality indicators

The EU 2019 Gender Equality Report has Malta placing among...

Imperium Europa approved as political party, Norman Lowell to contest MEP elections

Norman Lowell, whose party Imperium Europa obtained 6,761 votes in the last MEP elections, will be running for a place in the European Parliament in May

Norman Lowell, whose party Imperium Europa obtained 6,761...

Democratic Party issues pro life stance, calls for early sex education curriculum

In statement outlining opposition to abortion, PD says women must be offered institutional support to avoid taking recourse to termination of pregnancy 

In statement outlining opposition to abortion, PD says...

[ANALYSIS] Five reasons the polls are seriously bad news for the PN

Bad polling can’t be blamed entirely on the PN’s internal...

Bad polling can’t be blamed entirely on the...

PN will support George Vella’s nomination for president

Adrian Delia says the Nationalist Party will put the national interest first...

Adrian Delia says the Nationalist Party will put the...

A total of 2,484 separations were requested in 2018

The Justice Minister was replying to a question made to him in Parliament

The Justice Minister was replying to a question made to him...

6,000-strong petition weighs upon Manoel Island decision

Over 6,000 people have signed a petition calling on the government to turn...

Over 6,000 people have signed a petition calling on the...

[WATCH] Most serving persons of trust 'not necessarily competent', PN says

The PN has recommended all civil servants currenly representing Malta on a European level and those wishing to do so in the future undergo 12 days training to...

The PN has recommended all civil servants currenly...

Poverty is back up but extreme destitution is down

Poverty indicator shows that the number of materially deprived households...

Poverty indicator shows that the number of materially...

Russians and Saudis form bulk of new Maltese citizens

Maltese recipients of citizenship are Russian and Saudis, probably via sale of...

Maltese recipients of citizenship are Russian and Saudis,...

Italian police bust stolen luxury car and commercial vehicle racket involving Malta, Libya

Two Maltese among 40 investigated by Italian police over stolen vehicles that were being sold to Libya via Malta at below market prices

Two Maltese among 40 investigated by Italian police over...

[WATCH] Inside the boy’s club of finance, Maltese women facing greater pay gaps

In financial services, the gender pay gap is almost 24% – double the average 11% gap – which means even educated women are being paid less than men

In financial services, the gender pay gap is almost 24%...

AFM rescues 87 migrants

AFM patrol intervened after an Italian naval vessel operating under Frontex was unable to provide any assistance due to technical faults

AFM patrol intervened after an Italian naval vessel...

Editors sound warning over future of the press

The fourth estate faces big problems in Malta: despite its role in a democracy,...

The fourth estate faces big problems in Malta: despite its...