The Malta Independent 24 September 2018, Monday

The naked truth: up to 80% of sexually active people encounter one of the HPV viruses

What are the most common sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in Malta? We see a bit of everything, with all infections becoming more and more common. We are no different to other countries in...

I was wrong about Clint Camilleri, he should be removed – BirdLife Malta CEO

Do you believe hunting organisations have too much power over political parties? I believe that the hunting lobby has managed to convince political parties that they can win or lose an election...

‘High-rise buildings without safety precautions worry me’

There is a misconception that the CPD involves just fire rescue, but there is a lot more to it than that. Would you elaborate further? Unfortunately, a lot of people do have this perception and...

I was making €3,000 a week selling weed and pills - former drug dealer

How did you first get into dealing? The basic premise is that you need money to do drugs – and the only way for me to get money at the time was by dealing, because people are always going...

Free school transport good idea but not given to all the parents who need it - Delia

'Free School transport is a good idea but not given to all the parents who need it,' Nationalist Party leader Adrian Delia said this morning. During a telephone interview PN leader said that even...

All school vans will be used, scheme was a success - Muscat

The transport scheme to provide students with state-funded transport to and from schools has been popular, Prime Minister Joseph Muscat explained, that the island is in a situation where there will be...

TMIS Editorial: Adrian Delia - Some gutsy stands, but careless on migration

Opposition Leader Adrian Delia was very much in the news this week, having spoken on a daily basis at the Nationalist Party’s Independence activities on the Granaries.  Over the week, Delia...

Maltese prelate signs Vatican breakthrough deal with China on bishop appointments

The Vatican and China said Saturday they had signed a "provisional agreement" over the appointment of bishops, a breakthrough on an issue that stymied diplomatic relations for decades and aggravated a...

Police bust illegal bird taxidermy operation

The Police Force’s Administrative Law Enforcement (ALE) unit has discovered an illegal bird taxidermy operation in Safi, The Malta Independent is informed.  Sources said the police arrested...

Watch - Updated (2): 829 parents still on waiting list for school transport

829 parents of non-state school children are still on the waiting list for school transport, according to the latest statistics released by government. In a press conference addressed today,...

Standard and Poor’s affirms Malta’s A-/A-2' ratings with a positive outlook

The Ministry for Finance said it welcomed the latest credit rating report by Standard and Poor’s which affirms Malta’s A-/A-2' ratings with a positive outlook. Standard and...

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