The Malta Independent 25 March 2019, Monday

European Parliament to debate Malta, Slovakia rule of law resolution today

The European Parliament will today debate a resolution, approved in February by the Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs committee, that calls for action to be to be taken on the investigations...

Not much difference between integration and Malta’s EU accession, Alfred Sant says

During Malta’s history along the centuries, the Maltese community always had a choice between building an autonomous national life or joining a larger entity. As a concept, in reality there is...

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Four-term limit for MPs? - Muscat’s idea would spell the end for half of today’s Cabinet

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat’s suggestion of having a four-term limit on the length that a Member of Parliament can serve in office would mean that over half of his current Cabinet of Ministers...

Brussels sources rubbish Sant’s ‘underground work’ claim, saying Egrant was never an EP issue

Sources in Brussels yesterday rubbished a claim made yesterday by Alfred Sant that he had blocked a proposal to discuss the “unfounded” Egrant allegations against the Prime Minister and...


Magistrate already appointed on falsified documents case - Adrian Delia

Opposition Leader, Adrian Delia on Sunday morning said that a magistrate had already been appointed on the investigation he demanded regarding the falsification of his signature by unknown persons...

Algerian visas: Commission says buck cannot be passed to external service providers

The European Commission has told The Malta Independent on Sunday that the buck cannot be passed to external service providers when it comes to the issuing  of visas. At the end of January,...

Delia should request magisterial inquiry on all that was said about him over last two years - PM

While Adrian Delia has every right to ask for a police investigation into what he says are forged signatures, the Opposition should also request a magisterial inquiry into allegations levelled against...

Only two people charged with drink driving on St Patrick’s Day

Only two drivers were charged with driving under the influence on St Patrick’s Day, the Malta Police Force told The Malta Independent on Sunday.  This might be considered by some as a 100%...

Delia demands investigation on persons who falsified his signature

Opposition Leader Adrian Delia on Saturday evening said he had written to the police commissioner to demand an investigation into the falsification of his signature by unknown persons. In a press...

Rising above prisoners’ past and reintegrating them into society

The Maltese prison population has been increasing at a relatively fast pace. According to the Council of Europe, the number of prisoners at Corradino Correctional Facility has increased by more than...