75 years of the George Cross on the flag - do we still need a Colonial war medal?

Mystique of monarchy and Maltese identity are challenged by historian

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St Paul’s regeneration

This year marks the 175th anniversary of the foundation of St Paul’s Anglican Pro-Cathedral. The church...

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Sorting out our labour market - Peter Agius

In 2018 alone, over 12,000 workers from outside the European Union received a permit to work in Malta. The number...

EU27 takes care of its own - Bernard Gauci

To an outsider following the Brexit debates in the House of Commons, the unrelenting attacks by Tory backbenchers...

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Question time: Flying high

Will the PA executive chairman go scot-free now that the Ombudsman has lambasted his decision to hire a private jet?

Army promotions

A typical example of bad governance is the report by the Parliamentary Ombudsman when it is stated: all the good...

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Sheep in a quarry

I just want to say how shocked I was to hear the news that 300 human beings from Turkey were brought to Malta...

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Ta’ Qali attraction

On Monday I took bus 186 to Ta’ Qali. Arriving there, I found the place still like a bomb site with one or...

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A deserved response

What the three Nationalist Party MEPs - Roberta Metsola, David Casa and Francis Zammit Dimech - have done in the...

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Consequences of overdevelopment

The fast growth in the economy is being encouraged without much thought being given to the consequences of...

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Turning the tide together - Joe Zahra

The Nationalist Party is a great party that always produced great leaders with foresight and love for country....

Abortion: religion and logic - Frank Salt

The subject of abortion is a very difficult, delicate and a personal matter. I can never know or begin to...

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Pension enhancements in the best of times - Michael Falzon

Michael Briguglio’s article ‘Pension cuts in the best of times’ (February 18) tries to give the...

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Are we missing the buck? - Frank Psaila and Justin Schembri

When the Malta Union of Teachers published the results of an internal survey conducted among its members, the...

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Social housing

On December 13, under the heading ‘ Top Three Gems’, I ended my letter with the following words:...

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A direct order

Reference is made to the article titled “Fitch is given €40,000 annual direct order – Former...

Opening hours

As a visitor to the island I am spending most of my time exploring towns and villages and have been struck by the...

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Friends of friends

It’s good to see that the Times of Malta  has reversed its policy with regard to the prevalence of...

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Cypress trees

Some 50,000 people are calculated to enter Valletta every day with the majority of them, no doubt, walking along...

Here's the bad news

We need to take a good look at the cost to society without a functioning press