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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...

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Where modernity has never been

While the debacle over the so-called Pembroke Towers unfolds, and where crowds and opinions have been literally...

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...

Return of the saint - Ranier Fsadni

Some people’s lives need no justification to be recounted. The life of the extraordinary Maria Adeodata of...

Transatlantic partnership - Edward Zammit Lewis

For more than six decades the transatlantic partnership has been crucial for building a more democratic, secure...

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LGBTIQ action plan

I refer to the article ‘HIV treatment in Malta archaic, activist warns’ (September 17). With...

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Sensible counsel

I would like to add my name to the list of Għargħur parishioners who expressed support to the pastoral letter...

Correct police action

There was nothing illegal in the way policemen handled the activists once some of them went over the limit at the...

When dreams become nightmares

March in remembrance of victims of femicide

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Dear MEPs, please note

A five-member delegation from the European Parliament’s Civil Liberties Committee is expected to arrive...

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One National Day? Of course - Tonio Borg

The debate about establishing one national day for Malta, promoted by the head of State and others, is indeed...