The Malta Independent 21 April 2019, Sunday

Watch: Car sent flying after hitting Santa Lucija roundabout at high speed

A video has emerged on Facebook showing a car flying into the air after hitting the Santa Lucija roundabout at high speed.  The vehicle, which was coming from the direction of Marsa, hits the...

Keeping the country in check: inspections and enforcement

Enforcement or, rather, the lack thereof, is one of the most common gripes in Malta. From parking to construction, and from health and safety to banking, several thousand inspections and enforcement...

Housing situation: the planners need to start planning

Is the current construction boom the island is undergoing reflecting the demand in property? It is reflecting the demand, yes. Prior to 2012, there was a slowdown in the property industry and a...

Pope during Easter vigil: reject the 'glitter of wealth'

At an Easter vigil in St. Peter's Basilica, Pope Francis on Saturday encouraged people to resist cynicism or pursuing the "glitter of wealth," and to avoid seeking life's meaning in "things that pass...

Wirt Għawdex has major concerns regarding Gozo-Malta tunnel project as proposed

After organizing a public debate and consulting feedback from our membership, the NGO Wirt Ghawdex said it has concerns on the Malta-Gozo tunnel, saying the project risks impacting negatively on the...

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Young man crashes into police motorcycle as he tries to flee Ħamrun search

Police officers who stopped a young driver in Ħamrun on Saturday escaped unhurt run after the man tried to flee the scene twice in quick succession. The 24-year-old from Tarxien with a...

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