Bonne rentrée - Kristina Chetcuti

Are you dreading tomorrow? Are you setting your alarm to 4am, so you leave the house by 4.30am and you’re...

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Best of times yet to come - Arthur Muscat

It looks like we are reverting back to the notorious 1980s, with the slide towards mediocrity and intolerance...

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Why are we not surprised? - Petra Caruana Dingli

Widespread public reaction to the Planning Authority’s approval of the permit for the proposed ‘City...

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Solidarity in reverse - Fr Joe Borg

It is now official: for our government, solidarity means siding with the powerful against the weak.  The...

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Death by floor space index - Mark Anthony Falzon

What happened on Thursday was a reminder, if any were needed, that we are now living in the Age of Sandro and...

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Sweeping memory away - Sandro Spiteri

In 1899 Count Gerald Strickland, then Chief Secretary for Malta, decided that a road was needed to link the Rabat...

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If I were a boy… but I am woman - Miriam Cassar

If I were a boy    Even just for a day    I’d roll outta bed in the...

The power and the glory - Cher V. Laurenti Engerer

Inside the minds of controlling people

Latest alcohol study: an argument for abstention? - Ray Grech

As the country’s representative body of the alcoholic beverage industry, The Sense Group has always taken...

Need for future strategies on Malta’s fortified towns - Anne Zammit

Despite the Malta Tourism Authority’s efforts to move away from promotion of the islands as a sand, sun and...

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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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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...

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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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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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...