The Malta Independent 15 December 2017, Friday


Invest in what is already working

Sunday, 10 December 2017, 07:59 Last update: about 6 days ago

Heavy investment in electric cars and their infrastructure is a laudable and promising project, yet only 180 electric cars had been registered by the third quarter of this year. There are far, far...

The Christmas way

Sunday, 10 December 2017, 07:58 Last update: about 6 days ago

I note certain people and families who are focused only on their needs and on their children. I picture them forming a closed circle and looking inwards. They work hard to satisfy their basic needs....

On a cloudy rainy day

Sunday, 10 December 2017, 07:27 Last update: about 6 days ago

With the roaring of thunder and the periodic heavy downpour of rain, there I was - in my friary room - resting and preparing myself for another two busy working days at the...

Ode to the pomegranate

Sunday, 3 December 2017, 08:54 Last update: about 13 days ago

In the Pashtun language in Afghanistan, the word for pomegranate begins with an ‘a’, so a picture of a pomegranate is used to teach children the letter a, like we use the 'a' for apple in...

Commemorating the Protestant Reformation

Sunday, 3 December 2017, 08:54 Last update: about 13 days ago

Tuesday, 31 October marked the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. It was on this day, in 1517, when Martin Luther nailed his paper listing the 95 theses on the door of the Castle Church in...

The launch of Recovering from Religion Malta

Sunday, 3 December 2017, 08:22 Last update: about 13 days ago

In our journey towards a mature and examined life, it is only natural that we revisit our faith. A good number of us – not least as a reaction to the influence religion has had on us since...

David Casa is ashamed to be Maltese

Sunday, 26 November 2017, 07:21 Last update: about 20 days ago

PN MEP David Casa has been reported to have said recently that he is ashamed to be Maltese. David Casa should know that - along with, I believe, the vast majority of Maltese and Gozitan citizens - I...

Don’t follow Mr Google!

Sunday, 26 November 2017, 07:18 Last update: about 20 days ago

Something has been on my mind for a while now, and I've kept meaning to bring it to the attention of your esteemed readership and all those concerned, in authority, who can and should do something...

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