Why the Maltese still reject the far-right
The far-right and anti-immigrant parties so far have registered no support in polls, while past MEP elections never saw these parties surpass the 3-point mark....
3,000sq.m fuel station proposed instead of miniscule petrol pump in Gozo
Victoria petrol station proposed for relocation to 3000 sq.m of agricultural land in B’Bugia equipped by all amenities including a food and drink establishment
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...

[WATCH] Blessing of Palm fronds will kick off Holy Week celebrations on Sunday

The Catholic church enters its most important liturgical week as it celebrates the suffering, death and resurrection of Christ

The Catholic church enters its most important liturgical...

Tunnel project: Gozo Business Chamber tells MPs to get on with it

The Gozo Business Chamber has urged the government and Opposition to sustain...

The Gozo Business Chamber has urged the government and...

Norman Lowell interview turns Hitler-fest as F Living gives far-rightist free rein

Nazi apologist Norman Lowell gets 90 minutes of unhindered television airtime on F Living interview to talk about mercy killing of the disabled and his...

Nazi apologist Norman Lowell gets 90 minutes of unhindered...

Pregnant woman evacuated from Alan Kurdi after epileptic fit

A second woman was evacuated on Wednesday after requiring medical attention on...

A second woman was evacuated on Wednesday after requiring...

Invalidity pension hits lowest number of beneficiaries ever in over 20 years

3,996 persons were registered as receiving a government invalidity pension in 2018, the lowest figure since 1993

3,996 persons were registered as receiving a government...

No contradiction between standards law and corruption prescription – Ombudsman

The new public standards law prevents investigations of acts prior to October 2018, but that does not mean that an allegation does not get investigated under...

The new public standards law prevents investigations of...

Updated | Hermann Schiavone suspends himself from PN parliamentary group over Fenech meeting

Nationalist MP will become independent after suspending himself from PN group over meeting with Electrogas shareholder

Nationalist MP will become independent after suspending...

Tax refunds on the way

People who worked in 2017 will start receiving a tax refund in the coming days ranging from €40 to €68 depending on the applicable tax rate

People who worked in 2017 will start receiving a tax refund...

On Facebook, the Maltese far right takes aim at the media coverage of the Souleyman murder

Amid the Facebook images of pro-life messages and support for crucifixes, the Maltese far right attacks the media and NGOs for suggesting a racial motivation...

Amid the Facebook images of pro-life messages and support...