The Malta Independent 17 January 2017, Tuesday

Doctors take Medicines Authority to court over introduction of Morning-After-Pill

Two doctors have filed a judicial protest against the Medicines Authority, saying they will hold it responsible for the consequences of introducing abortifacient Morning-After-Pill products.  Dr...

LIVE: Former Panama Papers probe member giving talk on ending corruption

Joseph Stiglitz, the man who formed part of the Panama Papers Probe and left due a severe lack of transparency in the Panamanian financial system, will be giving a talk on combating and ending...

€4 million given by government to Karin Grech Hospital not for bed capacity – VGH CEO

The €4 million given to Karin Grech Hospital by government were operational funds, and are spent on paying salaries and ensuring that the hospital continues to run as it did before, Vitals Global...

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Updated: PL slams Opposition Leader over Foundation for Tomorrow’s Schools; PN responds

The Labour Party has slammed Opposition Leader Simon Busuttil on the state in which the Foundation for Tomorrow's Schools was found back in 2013, which the PL said was €80 million in debt and had...

Number of suspected dead from shipwreck off Libya climbs to 170

Aid groups have revised to at least 170 the number of suspected dead from a weekend migrant shipwreck off Libya. The International Organization of Migration and U.N. refugee agency increased the...

National action plan on integration being drafted

A national strategy and action plan on integration is at an advanced stage of drafting, a spokesperson from Ministry for Social Dialogue, Consumer Affairs and Civil Liberties told The Malta...

Updated: Istanbul gunman captured after more than 2 weeks on run

A gunman suspected of killing 39 people during a New Year's attack on an Istanbul nightclub has been caught in a police operation, Turkish media reports said early Tuesday. The suspect was...

European project needs to be sustained to improve wellbeing - President

President of Malta, Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca, presided over the inaugural concert held in Brussels to mark the beginning of the Maltese Presidency of the Council of the European Union adding that it...

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