Minister brushes off allegations that Malta ignored migrant boat distress call
Home Affairs Minister denies allegations of Malta delegating migrant rescue to Libyan coastguard, insists no official request was made
[WATCH] Libyan militia fires warning shots at Sea-Eye during rescue of 90 lives
Libyan boats interfere with delicate rescue as migrants at sea almost drown to feel return to Tripoli
University academics call for appropriate conditions for child asylum seekers

University of Malta academics say that incidents like the riot at the Hal Far Open Centre constitute a serious risk to the life, health and psychological...

University of Malta academics say that incidents like the...

Karol Aquilina says 'fraudster' who bought Maltese passport signed false declaration to vote in elections

Citizenship Parliamentary Secretary Julia Farrugia Portelli asks Aquilina how the government is expected to make up for the money it stands to lose if it...

Citizenship Parliamentary Secretary Julia Farrugia Portelli...

[WATCH] Study to take x-ray of education profession

The Malta Union of Teachers and the Education Ministry have teamed up for a...

The Malta Union of Teachers and the Education Ministry have...

[WATCH] Hate crimes unit to offer victims support, not ‘carry out social media witch-hunts’

New hate crime unit will help victims rather than fishing out perpertrators on social media, minister says

New hate crime unit will help victims rather than fishing...

[WATCH] Government evaluating alternative locations for a new migrant open centre

Home Affairs Minister Michael Farrugia said that many countries in the EU were not willing to show solidarity with countries facing stress from migrant...

Home Affairs Minister Michael Farrugia said that many...

[WATCH] Help make these children’s Christmas wishes come true

This year's Children's Dreams campaign piloted by the Foundation for...

This year's Children's Dreams campaign piloted by...

Malta accused of delegating migrant rescue operation to Libyan coastguard

NGO which relayed rescue coordinates to Malta rescue coordination centre claims Libyans were allowed to take back migrants to detention in Libya

NGO which relayed rescue coordinates to Malta rescue...

Migrants’ despair and anguish aboard the El Hiblu: Amnesty’s concern over Malta terror charges

Amnesty International concerned about the severity of terrorism charges laid against three teenagers from Ivory Coast and Guinea, suspected of having...

Amnesty International concerned about the severity of...

Roads authority’s expropriation of land ‘made in interest of private parties’

A civil court has reversed the government’s expropriation of land in St Paul’s Bay, declaring it as having been done to appease private interests...

A civil court has reversed the government’s...

Ghadira landowners win damages but not right to take back land

Landowners get €150,000 from European Court but expropriated Mellieha land...

Landowners get €150,000 from European Court but...

Marsaskala seabed to be reclaimed for waterpolo pitch

Over 2,300sq.m of Marsaskala’s seabed will be reclaimed for a waterpolo...

Over 2,300sq.m of Marsaskala’s seabed will be...

Special police unit to monitor online hate speech

Home Affairs Minister Michael Farrugia said that the police were...

Home Affairs Minister Michael Farrugia said that the...

Malta shows greatest decline in belief that government should aid poor countries

Eurobarometer survey shows that 48% of Maltese citizens believe that the national government should aid foreign countries

Eurobarometer survey shows that 48% of Maltese citizens...

Security at migrant open centres to improve after GWU and government meet

In the wake of Sunday’s riot at the Hal Far open centre, the Home Affairs Ministry and the General Workers’ Union agree on better security...

In the wake of Sunday’s riot at the Hal Far open...

Astronomical observatory planned for Nadur

Government and University of Malta to invest €160,000 in telescope that...

Government and University of Malta to invest €160,000...

Royal digs rescued: Malta palazzo where Queen lived to be reopened to the public

Maltese government buys €6 million Villa Guardamangia, the former home of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth, when she lived in Malta between 1949 and 1951

Maltese government buys €6 million Villa Guardamangia,...

Francis Zammit Dimech exploring bid for PN secretary-general

Veteran PN politican Francis Zammit Dimech’s bid for secretary-general...

Veteran PN politican Francis Zammit Dimech’s bid for...

Joseph Muscat warns Opposition to measure its words on foreigners

Joseph Muscat said that he had been mistaken back in 2013 when he had invoked...

Joseph Muscat said that he had been mistaken back in 2013...