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  • Watch: Undercover footage with Cardona claim released

    Watch: Undercover footage with Cardona claim released

    Secret footage has been released showing a bar-goer claiming he saw Chris Cardona meeting with one of the men charged with killing Daphne Caruana Galizia. A team from France 2 and Radio France visited the bar last month and were told by a patron,...

  • Today's front pages: April 20, 2018

    Today's front pages: April 20, 2018

    Audit firm Nexia BT withheld information from the Financial Intelligence Analysis Unit, according to the Times of Malta's Daphne Project revelation on Friday morning. It also runs a story saying that alcohol was found in the jail on Good...

  • Developers revive application to ‘extend’ old cemetery

    Developers revive application to ‘extend’ old cemetery

    Developers have revived an old application to “extend” a disused cemetery over a large area of agricultural land in the limits of Siġġiewi, to the concern of environmental authorities. The Ta’ Brija Cemetery, close to Girgenti, was once used to...

  • Delia: Responsibilities must be borne, prime minister has to act

    Delia: Responsibilities must be borne, prime minister has to act

    Opposition leader Adrian Delia on Thursday evening demanded action by the prime minister following the latest revelations about his chief of staff Keith Schembri and minister Konrad Mizzi. Speaking on Net Television, he said that it was...

  • Scottish woman injured on route bus

    Scottish woman injured on route bus

    A Scottish woman, 69, was injured when a route bus she was travelling in collided with a car in Blata l-Bajda on Thursday afternoon. The police said the accident, at 1pm, involved a bus driven by an Italian man, and a Toyota Starlet driven by a...

  • Sack Jason Micallef as V18 chairman now, 72 MEPs demand

    Sack Jason Micallef as V18 chairman now, 72 MEPs demand

    Seventy-two MEPs from across political groups have described Jason Micallef's behaviour in the wake of Daphne Caruana Galizia's murder as undignified and unacceptable and called for his immediate removal from the post of chairman of Valletta 2018.

  • Pullicino Orlando wants action against magistrate over Caruana Galizia laptop

    Pullicino Orlando wants action against magistrate over Caruana Galizia laptop

    Jeffrey Pullicino Orlando has asked the Commission for the Administration of Justice to look into what he said is a "very serious shortcoming" by Magistrate Anthony Vella when he did not insist on obtaining the laptop used by murdered journalist...

  • Watch: Formal complaint against Chris Cardona filed at Valletta police station

    Watch: Formal complaint against Chris Cardona filed at Valletta police station

    A formal complaint calling on the police to investigate Economy Minister Chris Cardona following revelations by the Daphne Project, was made on Thursday afternoon by Occupy Justice. The Daphne Project, a consortium of international media houses,...

  • Three new lanes in Marsa by summer

    Three new lanes in Marsa by summer

    The €70 million three-year Marsa junction project is "on track", and motorists will be able to commute across three new lanes by summer, according to details given on Thursday. Based on current progress, new lanes on Triq Ġuze Gatt, Triq il-Gvern...

  • Bail for man accused of Fgura fight

    Bail for man accused of Fgura fight

    An Italian man who travelled to Malta in search of a job but ended up involved in a fight, has been let out on bail after pleading not guilty in court. Fulvio Ripoli, a 29-year old born in Rome and residing at Fgura, currently unemployed, landed...

  • Watch: Chris Cardona says he was never at the bar at same time as alleged killer

    Watch: Chris Cardona says he was never at the bar at same time as alleged killer

    Chris Cardona has denied even being at a Siġġiewi bar at the same time as one of the men charged with killing Daphne Caruana Galizia. The Economy Minister is in the eye of a storm after the Daphne Project reported that Dr Cardona's presence at the...

  • Early guilty plea saves drug traffickers from jail sentence

    Early guilty plea saves drug traffickers from jail sentence

    An early guilty plea helped two men avoid jail, after they were charged with drug trafficking. Alan Micallef, 35 from Birkirkara and Gordon Grech, 41 from Qormi, were facing charges of trafficking and possession of cocaine in circumstances which...

  • Proposals to IVF law would create discrimination – Cana Movement

    Proposals to IVF law would create discrimination – Cana Movement

    Amendments being proposed to the Embryo Protection Act do not promote equality, but are discriminatory, allowing some unborn children to proceed to gestation and birth while others are frozen, the Cana Movement said on Thursday. “In the name of...

  • 'Thousands' of turtle doves shot down, poacher filmed

    'Thousands' of turtle doves shot down, poacher filmed

    Updated at 8.04pm with hunters' denial. Irresponsible hunters continue to shoot turtle doves even if the practice is strictly protected this spring, the Committee Against Bird Slaughter (CABS) said on Thursday. “As soon as the first flocks of...

  • Bail refused for three suspects charged with Caruana Galizia murder

    Bail refused for three suspects charged with Caruana Galizia murder

    Magistrate Claire Stafrace Zammit has turned down a request for bail for the three men accused of murdering journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, two days after submissions were made. After hearing last Tuesday's oral submissions by the men's lawyers...

  • Malta takes higher burden of asylum seekers in 2017

    Malta takes higher burden of asylum seekers in 2017

    Malta granted some form of protection to 815 people in 2017, out of the total of 538,000 cases in the EU. However, when seen on a per capita basis, the rate was higher than the EU average. Malta granted 1,770 per million population, compared to...

  • Slow start for cruise traffic this year

    Slow start for cruise traffic this year

    Total cruise passenger traffic during the first quarter of 2018 was down 18.2 per cent, compared with the first three months of 2017, according to the National Statistics Office. There were 69,742 passengers recorded on 17 cruise liners - 17 fewer...

  • No comment on arrest tip-off report by ‘threatened’ police minister

    No comment on arrest tip-off report by ‘threatened’ police minister

    Home Affairs Minister Michael Farrugia on Thursday declined to comment on reports that the three men accused of murdering journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia were tipped off prior to their arrest. The Daphne Project has reported that the police...

  • Mizzi, Schembri should be dismissed amid 'unbearable situation' in Malta - German MEP

    Mizzi, Schembri should be dismissed amid 'unbearable situation' in Malta - German MEP

    Konrad Mizzi and Keith Schembri have to step down or be dismissed and the sale of passports scheme must be suspended immediately, an MEP involved in Malta's rule of law delegation has insisted.  Amid new revelations by the so-called Daphne...

  • 'Ludicrous' new IVF Bill slammed by pro-life lobby group

    'Ludicrous' new IVF Bill slammed by pro-life lobby group

    “Ludicrous and abhorrent” is how the pro-life group Gift of Life’s chief executive, Paul Vincenti, defined the new IVF Bill before Parliament. “Slowly but surely we have seen a decline in the protection of human life, brought about by small,...