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Diabetes concerns every family - Chris Delicata

November 14 is the day dedicated to raising more diabetes awareness – World Diabetes Day. It was created in...

Malta’s cyber defences - Martin Scicluna

A month ago, I wrote a column in which I highlighted the significant increase in the scale and severity of...

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Valueless politics - Desmond Zammit Marmarà

The recent controversy about the personal life of the leader of the Opposition has highlighted what is developing...

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Pensioners and Budget 2019 - Carmel Mallia

With regret the Alliance of Pensioners Organisations wishes to state that our proposals together with the...

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Cooperative alliance - Frans Said

Few might be aware of the importance of the Place de la Concorde. That square was the site of many notable public...

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Force-fed membership - Joseph Farrugia

Forcing a right on somebody is like saying that foie gras is necessary because the geese are hungry. The topic of...

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Budgetary voids - Michael Briguglio

By now, all readers would have encountered government adverts on Budget 2019. Whether in newspapers, TV, radio or...

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The beginning of the end of Trump? - Anthony Manduca

The Democratic Party’s capture of the House of Representatives in the US mid-term elections has ended...

On waste: separation and hoarding - Kristina Chetcuti

We picked up our organic bin last week. We gingerly placed it on the kitchen worktop and then everyone proceeded...

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To win, or not to win - Petra Caruana Dingli

Adrian Delia’s political position was never strong, but over recent weeks it has been disintegrating....

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The prudence of jurors - Michela Spiteri

The case of accused Liam Debono and victim PC Simon Schembri is almost too well known. While I have no doubt that...

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The New Advent - Mark Anthony Falzon

I have often wondered how people in places like North Korea can take it. By ‘it’ I mean the...

Neutrality and EU defence: conflict or opportunity? - Martin Cauchi Inglott

No nation is an island, and Maltese nationals are European citizens. Malta should, consequently, actively...

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Naked Sophia - Manuel Delia

What does one make of a government minister suggesting that something which is not human, but looks vaguely like...

Largesse is alive and kicking - Alan Deidun

The restricted dimensions of our archipelago do not seem to dent in any way the delusions of grandeur and...

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Maltese problems, European solutions? - Peter Agius

The European People’s Party’s election of Manfred Weber as candidate for European Commission...

Question Time: The Maltese language

Why did the University Rector feel he should complain that in some outlets those speaking Maltese were...

Coming full circle - Richard Galustian 

Sunday’s Paris series of meetings of key world leaders, including a probable Trump-Putin, secret or...

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Respecting our educators - Francis Zammit Dimech

“Everyone who remembers his own education remembers teachers, not methods and techniques. The teacher is...

Internal private affairs - Frans Camilleri

Blogger Manuel Delia the other day posted an item about marital problems between the leader of the Opposition,...