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Justified public concerns

Two months ago, the Regulator for Energy and Water Services and the Malta Competition and Consumer Authority had...

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Question time: Children deserve the best

Are the education authorities being stubborn to insist on the introduction of new applied subjects when teachers say...

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Fake leader

While addressing members of the Chamber of Commerce, Enterprise and Industry, the leader of half of the...

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Rethinking terrorist violence - Samuel Bezzina

On March 15, Australian lone-wolf assassin Brendan Tarrant slaughtered 50 Muslims in and around two mosques in...

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Blessing

During a recent visit to the Polin, the museum of Polish Jews history, I came across a profound inscription that...

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The Gozo tunnel panic - Arnold Cassola

The Gozo tunnel debate organised by the Gozitan NGO Wirt Għawdex  on March 18 has sent into panic mode...

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Watch gift

I was astonished when reading that Reinhard Grindel was found to have accepted a €6,000-watch as a gift from...

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In shambles

Allow me to thank all those concerned for the recent and much-needed road repairs at St Paul’s...

Qawra slipway

[attach id=712039 size="medium" align="right"][/attach] A request was lodged at Transport Malta in the...

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Abortion and conscience

I refer to Martin Scicluna’s ‘Conscience and choice’ (April 3). The Pope has just...

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Victoria tunnel

I am 100 per cent in favour of a Gozo tunnel. Definitely not the one to Malta but one which is sorely needed: a...

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Amputating the crucified Christ

The timing could hardly have been more appropriate but that is the art of politics. Health Minister Chris...

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After sadness comes hope - Tony Cassar

I had just sat down after a long day at work, and the minute I opened FB I saw a post with a photo showing smoke...

What Benedict got right - Ranier Fsadni

There have been three broad kinds of reaction to a 6,000-word essay published last week by Joseph Ratzinger, the...

Embracing sobriety for Christ - Fr Geoffrey Attard

As I sit in front of my computer listening to Thomas Tallis’s soothing Lamentation and think of what I can...

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Necessary trade-off

One cannot help but agree with the sentiment that “pensioners deserve peace of mind” (April 1)....

My father’s grave

My dad, Peter Smith, known as Jas, survived a gas explosion in September 1993 but succumbed to the extensive...

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Persecution

I have just read the harrowing account (‘They just turn up at night and kill Christians, says...

Eat less meat – the debate hots up

Meat-saturated diet on scale of industrialised countries 'unsustainable'

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Hospital’s top priorities

Mater Dei Hospital is the only acute treatment centre for the ever-growing Maltese population. Few can deny it is...