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Keith Micallef

  • Watch: Evasive Justice Minister: "I just stick to party line" on new revelations

    Watch: Evasive Justice Minister: "I just stick to party line" on new revelations

    Justice and Culture Minister Owen Bonnici would not comment on the latest reports that cast another shadow on Cabinet colleague Konrad Mizzi and the Prime Minister’s chief of staff, Keith Schembri. Declining to express his views, Dr Bonnici...

  • Emmanuel Macron likens EU to a country in ‘civil war’

    Emmanuel Macron likens EU to a country in ‘civil war’

    French President Emmanuel Macron has warned MEPs that the rise of nationalism may lead Europe to the abyss, adding that Europe was seemingly embroiled in a “civil war”. Looking ahead, he proposed a citizens’ dialogue in the run up to next year’s...

  • Still no Commissioner for Standards, a year after law was enacted

    Still no Commissioner for Standards, a year after law was enacted

    A year after Parliament gave the go-ahead for the appointment of a Commissioner for Standards to scrutinise the behaviour of Members of Parliament, the post is still vacant despite the good governance pledges made by both major political...

  • IVF law drafter slams new Bill as ‘chilling’

    IVF law drafter slams new Bill as ‘chilling’

    A medical professor who had been involved in the drafting of the existing IVF legislation has branded proposed changes to it as “chilling” and “irresponsible”. University of Malta lecturer Prof. Pierre Schembri Wismayer gave this scathing review...

  • Suspect claims monument theft was act of desperation

    Suspect claims monument theft was act of desperation

    A man who was caught red-handed stealing a bronze monument in Msida has told the police that his act was one of desperation, saying he had no financial means to look after himself, Times of Malta has learnt. The incident happened in the early...

  • IVF Bill a complete travesty, warns former PL minister

    IVF Bill a complete travesty, warns former PL minister

    Former Labour Minister George Vella has branded the IVF Bill “a complete travesty of ethics, morality, and human dignity, allegedly to remove ‘discrimination’ imposed by nature herself”. Furthermore, he questioned the reasons why the government...

  • Teacher reinstated despite doping conviction

    Teacher reinstated despite doping conviction

    Updated Saturday 6pm The State school teacher who was suspended by the Education Ministry in connection with a doping offence has been reinstated, according to a document handed over to Times of Malta by the teacher’s lawyer. In a letter dated...

  • ‘Construction boom will alleviate rising rent rates’ - Central Bank economist

    ‘Construction boom will alleviate rising rent rates’ - Central Bank economist

    The current construction boom was good news for housing affordability as more properties on the market would help to rein in rising rent rates, a Central Bank of Malta official said. Moreover, Maltese landlords were raking in more money which in...

  • Shoddy Kirkop tunnel roadworks costing motorists dear

    Shoddy Kirkop tunnel roadworks costing motorists dear

    Ongoing resurfacing works along the Kirkop tunnels cost a motorist dear as he ended up with a hefty repair bill for his vehicle. The incident has prompted Transport Malta, which is carrying out the work, to launch an investigation. Victor Pisani,...

  • Xemxija roadworks cause traffic mayhem

    Xemxija roadworks cause traffic mayhem

    A traffic diversion due to resurfacing works along the Xemxija front yesterday morning caused mayhem, made worse by undisciplined motorists and lack of enforcement. Coordinated by Transport Malta, the project along Triq il-Pwales started on Monday...