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Challenges pig breeders face

The pig industry in Europe is facing formidable challenges as it is one of the most competitive farming sectors...

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Is it about money or will? - Francesca Grillo

By definition, a trade-off is when the acquisition of a product or item results in the loss of another. Perhaps...

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Let’s stop the agricultural decline - Michael Briguglio

Recent Eurostat statistics do not provide encouraging reading for Malta’s agricultural sector. Income in...

Our liquid generation - André DeBattista

The sociologist Zygmunt Bauman’s last book, Born Liquid, consists of a conversation with the Italian...

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Interim dividend

Now that the Bank of Valletta’s financial year has just ended, perhaps it is time for the board to consider...

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Illogical

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat’s logic never fails to amuse us ‘foreigners’. In the...

Child migrants

On October 27, 2012, I had written a letter about former Nationalist health minister Alexander Cachia Zammit and...

Burlò - January 21, 2019

“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” – Martin Luther King Jr

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Time to leave

Unfortunately for Mario Dingli (‘No action’, January 9), just a day prior to his letter being...

A thinking woman is a scary woman

Free-thinking men suffer criticism too, though not as harsh

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The Great British divide

The rejection of Theresa May’s Brexit deal by MPs is a massive defeat for Britain’s Prime Minister...

Resurrecting all that is Gozo - Clint Camilleri

The tunnel may encourage Gozitans to continue to live in Gozo instead of moving to Malta, thus preserving Gozo's...

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Dun Mikiel Xerri and patriotism

Considering that ‘love for one’s country’ constitutes the main ingredient of patriotism, it is...

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The painful state of the PN

It is indeed painful to consider how a glorious party, with a glorious history, a party full of lawyers, a party...

‘Justice and only justice you shall follow’

How often we hear the cry for justice! The media stands up and reports when a case of injustice comes to their...

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Land reclamation

A very detailed study of the sea around the Maltese islands (‘Mediterranean Marine Sudies’, J.A. Borg...

Brexit and the Bogeyman - Kristina Chetcuti

When I was studying in the UK back in 1999 ­– paying triple the fee of other students sitting on the...

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Cannibalising the country - Claire Bonello

The public shockwaves following the ITS land giveaway have barely subsided, when the country is presented with...

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Home thoughts from abroad - Michela Spiteri

The French Riviera, in some respects, is a sort of Sliema-as-was. Both enjoy the reputation for being fashionable...

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Wooden spoon for architecture - Mark Anthony Falzon

There was a time when the candidate who got the lowest marks in the mathematics finals at Cambridge would be...