Pope Francis appoints Cardinal Mario Grech to body that vets new bishops
Cardinal Mario Grech will now have a say in the appointment of new bishops
Women, parents, rights organisations lambast ‘disappointing’ parental leave rules
“Expecting parents to live on a pay of €21.85 a day is beyond unrealistic. Such conditions will not only put off fathers from taking this leave, but mothers, too”
Police in process of issuing international arrest warrants in Pilatus Bank case, Gafa says

Police Commissioner Angelo Gafa said that the corps is at a stage where international arrest warrants can be issued against persons in connection with the...

Police Commissioner Angelo Gafa said that the corps is at a...

Fathers to get 10 days paid leave on the birth of their child in law revision

The legislative package, which transposes the EU’s Work-Life Balance Directive, will see parents receiving two months paid leave and two months unpaid

The legislative package, which transposes the EU’s...

Prefect of discipline: ‘Whoever gets to do this kind of job, will need a thick skin’

Outgoing standards czar George Hyzler tells his successor they will need a thick hide to take on the Maltese political class

Outgoing standards czar George Hyzler tells his successor...

COVID-19: PCR tests scrapped for incoming travellers, second booster shot for over-60s

Malta’s health authorities extend second COVID-19 booster vaccine coverage to all over-60s as virus spread intensifies but PCR tests for unvaccinated...

Malta’s health authorities extend second COVID-19...

OECD proposes rules precluding ex politicians from lobbying

All MPs should register meetings with lobbyists, OECD suggests in proposal for...

All MPs should register meetings with lobbyists, OECD...

Standards watchdog should be able to investigate mayors, councillors for ethical breaches

A review carried out by the OECD of Malta’s law regulating ethical standards for MPs and persons of trust finds lacunas, makes several recommendations

A review carried out by the OECD of Malta’s law...

[WATCH] Operators on Comino still putting out deckchairs and umbrellas before tourists arrive

Graffitti activists return to Comino to assess the ‘balance’ government claims has been achieved

Graffitti activists return to Comino to assess the...

Police superintendent insists Paceville no more violent than other places in Malta

‘There are brawls and clashes anywhere where there is entertainment, especially considering that the night economy goes on till 4am and 5am’

‘There are brawls and clashes anywhere where there is...

‘Not business as usual’ nurses say over rising wave of COVID cases at Mater Dei

Summer wave of COVID cases ‘a big issue in the community’

Summer wave of COVID cases ‘a big issue in the...

Grech insists whole parliamentary group was involved PGT discussion before vote

Opposition leader Bernard Grech insists on PN pro-life stance • Nationalist leader suggests individuals within the Labour Party have business interests in...

Opposition leader Bernard Grech insists on PN pro-life...

Heat factor: Enemalta hits record demand over three consecutive days

Early summer peak: climate pushes up heat as electricity loads break 2019...

Early summer peak: climate pushes up heat as electricity...

'People need to socialise and lead fulfilling lives' - Charmaine Gauci addresses recent COVID spike

Gauci says that vaccines are most effective against preventing complications from COVID infections

Gauci says that vaccines are most effective against...

Transport Malta tows 15 cars, issues 179 fines during roadside inspections

Car lights, dark tinted windows, licences and tyre conditions are amongst the items inspected by TM officials

Car lights, dark tinted windows, licences...

President Vella does not budge, insists the presidency will sign IVF law

He says that he would immediately resign if a euthanasia or an abortion bill arrived at his desk

He says that he would immediately resign if a euthanasia or...

Crumbling Marsaskala breakwater to be rebuilt

Breakwater protecting inner part of Marsakala Bay is being rebuilt as part of...

Breakwater protecting inner part of Marsakala Bay is being...

Tax-Xama beach in St Paul’s Bay to double in size

Tax-Xama beach in St Paul’s Bay will be extended but this is expected to...

Tax-Xama beach in St Paul’s Bay will be extended but...

Wardens suspend industrial action as collective agreement talks resume

The GWU has suspended industrial action for LESA officials after collective agreement talks resume • Wardens were not issuing fines

The GWU has suspended industrial action for LESA officials...

Activist Lara Calleja weighs in on PGT debate: 'Let us not romanticise disability'

Activist and writer Lara Calleja, who suffers from a disability, slams ‘pathetic propaganda’ featured on an advert on church radio station 103...

Activist and writer Lara Calleja, who suffers from a...