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Hints Of panic

Friday, 29 April 2005, 00:00 Last update: about 14 years ago Malta Independent

Is it my dirty mind or are government and the monetary authorities, as we approach the important decision of selecting a central parity rate for the Maltese lira to join ERM II, panic stricken?...

Hey, Baby, there is a pistol in my handbag

Thursday, 28 April 2005, 00:00 Last update: about 5 years ago Malta Independent

We woke on Sunday to read on the front pages of the newspapers that Mark Anthony Sammut, the Labour candidate and notary who notoriously presided over that very silly patt mal-poplu charade before the last election...

Will There be a sea change in Italian politics?

Tuesday, 26 April 2005, 00:00 Last update: about 6 years ago Malta Independent

The recent regional elections in Italy might have been eclipsed by the death of His Holiness Pope John Paul II but they sent a loud and resounding message to the Berlusconi administration which crashed badly at the polls in a most decisive manner....

Flexicuring Employment relations

Monday, 25 April 2005, 00:00 Last update: about 6 years ago Malta Independent

Unemployment must be the workers’ worst nightmare. Work is central to life and losing one’s job normally means a degraded lifestyle. ...

One Advantage of non-commitment

Monday, 25 April 2005, 00:00 Last update: about 6 years ago Malta Independent

A recent report in The Economist shows that, in the UK at least, domestic violence is dropping sharply while violence by strangers is rising equally sharply. ...

Of Course he’s conservative

Sunday, 24 April 2005, 00:00 Last update: about 5 years ago Malta Independent

Some people have reacted badly to the election of a conservative pope....

Live By the media, die by it

Sunday, 24 April 2005, 00:00 Last update: about 5 years ago Malta Independent

As fate would have it, the last two editions of Bondiplus dealt with the papacy. The first was on the death of one pope, the other on the one who stepped into his red leather shoes. ...

Chronicle Of an election distorted

Sunday, 24 April 2005, 00:00 Last update: about 5 years ago Malta Independent

As things happen, I missed the actual announcement of Pope Benedict’s election last Tuesday. ...

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