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  1. Update 3: PM not surprised at budget top-up request but asks for explanation

    Malta is being requested by the European Commission to top its EU budget by €13 million. Addressing Maltese journalists in Brussels ahead of a Euro Group meeting, Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said the top-up was being requested as a result of a...

  2. Intercontinental Hotel gets go ahead to go higher, former Giorgiani Hotel to be rebuilt

    The Intercontinental Hotel in St Julian’s will be getting an additional three storeys after the planning authority this afternoon gave the development its blessing. The hotel is the first to benefit from the new height policy, through which the...

  3. Updated: Court revokes decree finding Police Commissioner in contempt of court

    The court today revoked a decree it issued on Wednesday, finding Acting Police Commissioner Ray Zammit in contempt of court. The court revoked its decree after Mr Zammit today filed an application in court objecting to the decree. He had been...

  4. Priests' sex abuse case: Court orders continuation of compensation claim

    A court has ordered the continuation of a civil claim for compensation filed by 10 clerical abuse victims after it turned down the former priests' request for them to contest the case. The priests had failed to reply to the civil case within the...

  5. Roads clogged up by over 200 works

    Roadworks at more than 200 sites across Malta and Gozo are under way or should start in the near future, many of which may clog up alternative routes used by motorists to avoid the ever worsening traffic. Figures obtained from the Transport Malta...

  6. Man hit by car in Floriana

    A man was injured when he was run over by a car in St Anne Street, Floriana at about 5.15pm. His condition is not yet known. The man was taken to hospital by ambulance.

  7. Updated: 220 migrants being brought to Malta

    Some 220 migrants are expected to be brought to Malta later today after having been picked up by a cargo ship. The migrants were expected here this morning but the transfer from the ship to Maltese patrol boats was delayed because of the weather...

  8. Judge orders rearrest of Kalkara murder suspect

    A judge has ordered the re-arrest of the Kalkara murder suspect after he upheld a request for the revocation of bail granted to him earlier this week. Gregorio Scicluna is accused of killing the father of his former partner as well as the...

  9. Eleven proposals for White Rocks development received

    Eleven investors have submitted proposals with the government’s Privatisation Unit for the development of the White Rocks complex. The closing date was today. A total of 17 had expressed an interest in an international call issued on June 20 after...

  10. Budget Day planned for November 17 as Muscat says EU rules are being respected

    The Budget is planned to be presented on Monday, November 17, government sources have told Times of Malta. The date has not been officially announced and technically must still be discussed in Parliament’s House Business Committee.  The...