The Malta Independent 27 July 2017, Thursday

PN MP Ivan Bartolo donates kidney; Speaker wishes him a successful medical intervention

PN MP Ivan Bartolo is donating his kidney through anonymous donation. Speaker of the House Anglu Farrugia praised his noble gesture, wishing him a successful medical intervention and a speedy...

'I love you mum' were murder victim's last words to his mother, court hears

The mother of Brandon Pace, the young man who was killed following an argument in Hamrun, took the witness stand as she recalled the trauma she went through as she saw her son dying in front of...

PN says court to start investigation into Muscat, Mizzi, Schembri; government reacts

PN Leader Simon Busuttil wrote in a tweet that the Court accepted his request to start a criminal investigation against Minister Konrad Mizzi and OPM Chief of Staff Keith Schembri. Busuttil, on...

Refugee presence in Gozo more prominent, need to facilitate integration – Gozo Minister tells UNHCR

Minister for Gozo Justyne Caruana today said that the presence of refugees in Gozo has become more prominent and integration needs to be facilitated. The Minister said this during a visit by a...

ECJ Advocate General says trapping arrangements do not respect Malta’s obligations under EU law

Eleanor V. E. Sharpston, Advocate General (AG) at the European Court of Justice in Luxembourg, delivered her Opinion to the ECJ in the court case the European Commission initiated against Malta on the...

Elderly man who attempted to indecently assault his wife with ‘objects' gets prison sentence

A 71-year-old man was this morning arraigned in court charged with attempted violent indecent assault against  his wife. The man, whose name cannot be published by order of the court, was...

Updated: Planning application for AUM’s Zonqor campus filed in February; Front Harsien ODZ objects

Sadeen Education Investments Ltd had officially presented its planning application to demolish the Marsascala swimming pool and construct a university on Zonqor point last February. Back in 2016,...

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Watch: The brutal assault by Paceville bouncers which left two men injured

A brutal fight in Paceville last May was captured on CCTV camera, which shows bouncers brutally beating a man, knocking him onto the floor. The attack left a Syrian man and Jordanian man aged 29...

One-year-old baby grievously injured in Zabbar accident

The police have said that accident occurred at 8.20 am this morning on European Council Road, Zabbar. A Toyota IQ driven by a 20-year-old man from Birzebbugia collided with a parked bus. A...

Government introduces web applications for pensions

The government has introduced two new web applications to calculate an individual's monthly pension, and for those who choose to retire at an accommodation for elderly citizens, Minister for Family,...

Veteran sports journalist Alex Vella passes away

Veteran sports journalist Alex Vella has passed away at age 75. Parliamentary Secretary for Youth and Sport Clifton Grima passed on his condolences. Vella spent many years reporting on...

TMID Editorial: Human potential - The lessons from the story of Rosianne

Unfortunately, the media that reports what happens in our Parliament failed to report this. Some days before Parliament broke for the Summer Recess, the youngest MP in the House spoke during the...

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