The Malta Independent 15 December 2017, Friday

Blogs & Opinions

Actions speak louder than words

Friday, 15 December 2017, 08:13 Last update: about 14 hours ago Alex Muscat

Adrian Delia’s struggle to take control of his own party is coming at a cost to the country. With a dismembered Opposition, a group of...

Tunnel vision

Thursday, 14 December 2017, 08:02 Last update: about 1 day ago Alfred Sant

Whoever wishes to evaluate in a fair manner what is happening in this country will acknowledge that the investigations into the murder of Mrs Caruana Galizia have triggered unprecedented levels of...

Opinion: Thoughts about William - Owen Bonnici

Wednesday, 13 December 2017, 08:30 Last update: about 2 days ago Owen Bonnici

William Agius' story provoked a myriad of reactions and captivated people's minds and hearts. I do not know William and have never met him, although now that his case is over I really wish...

Why not?

Wednesday, 13 December 2017, 08:16 Last update: about 3 days ago Andrew Azzopardi

A good politician is one who is not afraid to take out-of-favour decisions.  Prime Minister Joseph Muscat has done this on a number of occasions in the areas of civil and human rights.  In...

Hospice Malta - the true meaning of Care

Tuesday, 12 December 2017, 08:13 Last update: about 3 days ago Therese Comodini Cachia

There is a home with a very big heart in Balzan. Not much noise emanates from there but many families have been touched over the past 30 years by what is offered from this place. It sits in a corner...

There's no time to waste

Tuesday, 12 December 2017, 08:12 Last update: about 3 days ago Gejtu Vella

The demonstrations, protests and vigils ably led by the Civil Society Network, which immediately followed Daphne Caruana Galizia’s assassination, compelled the competent authorities to take all...

Tax populism

Monday, 11 December 2017, 08:01 Last update: about 4 days ago Alfred Sant

Populism starts out with an exagerrated interpretation of reality from which it then extracts proposals that sound simple and effective, while actually ending up complicating rather than solving...

My mother at St Vincent de Paule

Monday, 11 December 2017, 07:59 Last update: about 4 days ago Simon Mercieca

On Saturday, 2 December, my mother peacefully passed away at St Vincent de Paule also known as l-Imgieret. I have only words of thanks towards the hospital staff, in particular, those working at...

Daphne continues to dominate the news

Sunday, 10 December 2017, 08:59 Last update: about 6 days ago Noel Grima

The government and the Opposition continue to go through the motions but it is still Daphne who continues to dominate the news. Earlier this week, a tightly-organised joint action by the Police,...

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