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Church leading by example

The Catholic Church is facing severe challenges as a result of incidents of abusive behaviour by the clergy in...

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Downsizing to size - Frank Salt

I remember very clearly an English contractor, client and friend of mine, telling me in the 1970s, just how...

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Question time: The beautiful game

Why did the chairman of SportMalta react so badly to the national football team’s performance?

Case for a European greenback - Rodolfo Ragonesi

When war broke out with the South that attempted to break away from the Union, US President Abraham Lincoln got...

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Memorial controversy

When is this cat-and-mouse game between Daphne Caruana Galizia’s activists and those who oppose the...

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Unavailable

I read that Konrad Mizzi, the Cabinet minister of Panama Papers fame, would not be “available” when...

Wasted organs, wasted lives

Hats off to my cousin, Michel Camilleri, for kick-starting a public petition (September 12) for the introduction...

Who benefits most?

Addressing issues of need as an ‘added value’ element in tourism is not credible

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Shambolic start to scholastic year

Parents of children going to independent and Church schools do not have much to look forward to as schools open...

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Independence brings us together - Dione Borg

I was not yet born when Malta attained Independence under the stewardship of Ġorġ Borg Olivier in 1964 but...

Why Independence? - Charles Pace

What should Malta do about housing? That question stares us in the face, as we see families evicted and living in...

Where modernity has never been

The Maltese seek patronage of different Lords whose interests have never changed

Lest we be forgotten - Gaetan Naudi

“No, you can’t, nannu: you’re old!” protests my six-year-old granddaughter whenever I...

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Sacro Cuor donor

The article on Sacro Cuor church (September 18) made interesting reading. I am surprised, however, that it did...

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An exception

Almost every country in the world has its cultural, economic and political interests represented in the...

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Of parents

I refer to what Ryan Penza, PRO of the Maltese Society for Christian Civilisation, wrote (‘What is...

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Source of peace

Lately, somebody mentioned to me the German mystic Bruno Gröning who once said: “The greatest doctor...

The culling of pigeons

May I suggest to those who are against the culling of pigeons, on the pretext of cruelty to animals, to stop...

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Mediocre at best and losing fast

When the planning authority was set up in the early 1990s, it was the Nationalist Party’s reply to the...

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Nine months after a promised review - Astrid Vella

Last night I couldn’t sleep. I kept on seeing the image of the Graffitti activist being pinned down in a...