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Teachers deserve far better - Francis Zammit Dimech

“I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacherfor living well” – Alexander the...

Picking your battles - Ranier Fsadni

Last week’s online poll in this newspaper showed the stark disparity between the Labour and Nationalist...

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Research is key for housing policy - Roderick Galdes

In an article on this newspaper (January 7), Nationalist MEP hopeful Michael Briguglio posed several questions...

US-China tensions - Martin Scicluna

At the dawn of 2019, it is clear that today’s geo-political landscape is dominated by the rivalry between...

Fake news, maybe. Who is faking it? - Revel Barker

The Gozo tunnel project has all the hallmarks of a Made in Malta fudge

Drugs and youths - Fr Charles Cini SDB

I live and work with young people.  It is easy to judge young people, but I always found the best lessons...

Parcelling public land - Michael Briguglio

By now it is no secret that the government’s economic model is heavily dependent on accelerated...

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Red + blue = murky brown - Vicki Ann Cremona

Last week’s judicial and political developments have shocked and saddened many of us. As the report by the...

Slipping into political irrelevance - Petra Caruana Dingli

There's still one big reason for Adrian Delia to step down

The mirrors of Dunkirk - Kristina Chetcuti

In the mid-1990s, film director Christopher Nolan and his wife sailed across the English Channel, specifically...

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Migration: Time for long-term solutions - Regina Catrambone

On December 22, rescues at sea saved the lives of 49 people, but everybody was busy getting ready for Christmas...

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Francis’ political philosophy in Malta - Fr Joe Borg

Politics: as an act of charity; as service to the people; as respect for the primacy of justice and law; the...

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Adrian Delia’s battles - Mark Anthony Falzon

I am not a member of the PN, nor was I one when Adrian Delia was elected as leader. Had I been, I would probably...

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Civil war or obsolescence? - Sandro Spiteri

A declaration of war can be a classic diversionary tactic that is used to smother internal strife and en­sure...

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Truth, lies and fake news - Ray Azzopardi

Christiane Amanpour, a renowned journalist with CNN, in an interview on ‘How to seek truth in the era of...

The Ombudsman’s DB ruling: what now? - Arnold Cassola

Last Wednesday, following my complaint and that of others, the Ombudsman for Environmental and Planning Affairs...

Cancer prevention… and helping our beleaguered Blue Planet - Steven Bajada

If scientific knowledge on the causes of cancer could be translated into successful preventative measures, it is...

Dying to be sustainable – burial or cremation? - Anne Zammit

It’s an odd season to be thinking about corpses. All the leaves are green as we move out of the dead of...

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Tackling drink and drug-driving - Adrian Galea

The annual festive season has a tendency of raising the level of awareness about the perils of drink-driving. In...

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Question Time: Banning petrol, diesel

What groundwork needs to be done before new diesel and petrol cars are banned?