The Malta Independent 24 February 2018, Saturday

Three men accused of child pornography offences admit to charges

Three of the seven men charged with child pornography  earlier this week have been sentenced after admitting the charges against them. Police Inspectors John Spiteri, Joseph Busuttil and...

Some ‘tough nuts to crack’ in doctors’ dispute

Talks between the health ministry and the Medical Association of Malta are ongoing and further progress has been made but “there are some tough nuts to crack,” MAM Secretary General Martin...

Gharb residents ‘face attempted suicide’ after PA rejects fireworks factory appeal - council

The Planning Authority has dismissed an appeal against a new fireworks factory in Gharb, Gozo, which the local council says poses a risk to residents, farmers and tourists, and also the nearby San...

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TMID Editorial: VGH deal - A tale of two health ministers

It is one of the chinks in Labour’s armour. If allowed to grow, it might turn into something nasty that could cause harm to the party in government. Candidates from the same political party...

Right of reply: Everything was legal, legitimate and ethical - PN

The following is Right of Reply from the Nationalist Party being published in terms of the Press Act. Your front-page story in The Malta Independent of Thursday 22 February 2018 seeks to convey...

Florida man screams, yells 'murderers!' as he's put to death

As the execution drugs were being administered, inmate Eric Scott Branch let out a blood-curdling scream. Then he yelled "murderers! murderers! murderers!" as he thrashed on a gurney as he was being...

In January, government’s Consolidated Fund registers deficit of €13.1 million

In January 2018, Government’s Consolidated Fund registered a deficit of €13.1 million, the NSO said today Compared to the same month last year, government recurrent revenue...

PA Board approves MIA master plan; 3 new buildings and extensions to be constructed

The Planning Authority Board has approved the master plan for The Malta International Airport, which will see the construction of three blocks roughly the same height as Skyparks, along with several...

Ghanaian man charged with aggravated theft, remanded in custody

A Ghanaian man was charged with aggravated theft in the Gozo courts today, the police said. The 37-year-old man – the police did not give the name – was charged with stealing...

MCAST strike: College says it is offering best ever collective agreement to lecturers

MCAST said today that its latest proposal to MUT would see college lecturers’ salaries exceed those of Junior College lecturers by 2019. Speaking at a press conference on Thursday...

TMID Editorial: Delia and Delimara - Was this really not worth disclosing?

Matters at the Nationalist Party seem to have come to yet another pretty pass, with the business dealings of its leader Adrian Delia once again raising eyebrows, while also weakening the moral...

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