Malta's population shoots up to 542,000
Malta had a net increase in population of around 22,000 last year, with 83% being third-country nationals, NSO figures show
Government must act to change corruption perception, employers say
MEA presents proposals it believes can affect corruption perceptions problem in Malta, through great transparency
Concerns mount as almost 100 educators resign in a year, MUT calls for more details and action

Malta Union of Teachers requests further details and action from the Ministry of Education, after numbers tabled in Parliament show...

Malta Union of Teachers requests further details and...

Odometer fraud: Police bail lifted for dealers behind racket

Police bail for the used-car dealers who are being investigated over alleged...

Police bail for the used-car dealers who are being...

‘The Government has lost the fight against drugs,’ PN MP expresses deep concern

Reacting to a story MaltaToday broke on Sunday, PN MP Ivan Bartolo criticised the government, accusing it of displaying a disconcerting...

Reacting to a story MaltaToday broke on...

Parliament braces for ‘historic vote’ on abortion amendment on Wednesday

The fate of abortion legislation in Malta hangs in the balance as Parliament prepares for the final vote on Wednesday, Prime Minister Robert Abela reveals...

The fate of abortion legislation in Malta hangs in the...

Language fad: MP asks how many students learn Portuguese, Japanese and Chinese?

Carm Mifsud Bonnici seeks information on students learning Portuguese and Japanese in schools… but they are not even taught • 13 learn Chinese

Carm Mifsud Bonnici seeks information on students learning...

[WATCH] After abortion U-turn, Labour MPs stick to party line: ‘It’s a historic change’

Government MPs insist abortion legal amendment approved on Monday is not a U-turn on initial position that allowed greater protection for women’s health

Government MPs insist abortion legal amendment approved on...

[WATCH] Muscat parries with Carabott as former PM is needled over Keith Schembri

Former Labour prime minister attends second PAC hearing scrutinising NAO report on the Electrogas contract for the Delimara gas plant

Former Labour prime minister attends second PAC hearing...

[WATCH] Legal changes will protect artistic expression from spurious criminal complaints

Owen Bonnici and Byron Camilleri put forward amendments to the Criminal Code and the Electronic Communications Act to protect artistic expression in the wake...

Owen Bonnici and Byron Camilleri put forward amendments to...

Five hurdles in Sandra Gauci’s obstacle race 

Sandra Gauci’s bid to re-invent the Greens as a viable political force...

Sandra Gauci’s bid to re-invent the Greens as a...

Over 1,500 gamblers bar themselves from casinos

Casino players requesting to be excluded from Maltese casinos, bingo halls and...

Casino players requesting to be excluded from Maltese...

Air Malta: Ball remains stuck in Brussels’ court

Air Malta’s fate hangs on a thread and the hand holding it belongs to the...

Air Malta’s fate hangs on a thread and the hand...

Swarm of jellyfish ends Neil Agius’s 100-mile Mallorca-Ibiza swim

Maltese Olympian has to abandon historic channel swim due to swarm of jellyfish...

Maltese Olympian has to abandon historic channel swim due...

Uncomfortable government MPs face ‘betrayed’ pro choice activists in parliamentary committee

Government U-turn on abortion amendment sees activists expressing their anger at how Bill ‘will make the situation even worse’

Government U-turn on abortion amendment sees activists...

Animal rights NGOs condemn BA decision on Animal Welfare Commissioner's comments

The issue stems from the Animal Welfare Commissioner's comments saying that one cannot claim to love all animals and still eat meat. “The...

The issue stems from the Animal Welfare Commissioner's...

Commissioner insists cash rebates not the only reason behind film industry success

Film Commissioner Johann Grech says having government ‘on commission’s side’ crucial to industry’s success

Film Commissioner Johann Grech says having government...

Random testing on drivers among government’s new drug policy objectives

New law allowing authorities to carry out random drug testing on drivers promises a zero-tolerance approach

New law allowing authorities to carry out random drug...

[WATCH] Buttigieg brushes off concerns that Prudente case can happen again under new abortion amendment

Rebecca Buttigieg describes the newly proposed amendment to Bill 28 as a 'game-changer' and plays down concerns that should a case similar to that...

Rebecca Buttigieg describes the newly proposed...

Why the new version of Bill 28 still leaves Maltese women knocking on the doors of death

The new version of Bill 28 still allows women to risk their life before doctors can intervene to terminate a pregnancy, which is the predicament...

The new version of Bill 28 still allows women to risk...