The Malta Independent 24 November 2017, Friday


Demicoli v. Malta – Part Two

Monday, 6 November 2017, 10:02 Last update: about 18 days ago Kevin Aquilina

The case of Demicoli v. Malta was the first case decided by the European Court of Human Rights in which Malta was the respondent state. Malta lost that case miserably. In essence, the whole argument...

Complacency is not an option

Sunday, 5 November 2017, 13:46 Last update: about 20 days ago Peter Fenech

A part of one of the most negative chapters in our country’s post-Independence history has now been closed with the laying to rest of Daphne Caruana Galizia last Friday following her barbaric...

Due respect to the rule of law

Sunday, 5 November 2017, 08:33 Last update: about 20 days ago Justyne Caruana

Any section of society that feels free to seek power by acting without limits – whether imposed by the rule of law or by fear of consequences – is an elite class that will degrade any...

Opinion: Mob rule vs the rule of law - Kevin Aquilina

Thursday, 2 November 2017, 12:03 Last update: about 22 days ago Kevin Aquilina

Ongoing public vociferous calls for the resignation of the Attorney General and the Commissioner of Police by the Nationalist Party and civil society organisations raises the issue of mob rule versus...

The future of the car is coming, Malta can get there first

Sunday, 29 October 2017, 10:03 Last update: about 17 days ago Paul Brody

There has been a lot of discussion lately about countries like Malta that can benefit from the enormous waves of technological change engulfing the world. One of the clearly visible lessons from...

Opinion: Who failed Daphne? - Peter Fenech

Sunday, 29 October 2017, 08:23 Last update: about 26 days ago Peter Fenech

Much has been said and written, much has been thought and analysed since the news of the barbaric homicide of Daphne Caruana Galizia on that quiet afternoon of 16 October. Opinions voiced have been...

An assassination and a murder

Sunday, 29 October 2017, 08:17 Last update: about 26 days ago Paul Sant-Cassia

The assassination of Daphne Caruana Galizia was an assassination of all of us and it was, paradoxically, a murder by all of us, too. It will remain forever the former until the perpetrators are...

More work is best reply to critics

Sunday, 29 October 2017, 08:16 Last update: about 26 days ago Justyne Caruana

It has always been my style to work harder in reply to any type of criticism, but in doing so, whatever the urge, I always endeavour to seek quality over quantity. During the Budget 2018 debate...

A dark cloud dulls our horizon

Sunday, 29 October 2017, 07:55 Last update: about 27 days ago George M Mangion

The assassination of Daphne Caruana Galizia last week sent shock waves across this quiet island. Gossip columns never discussed with so much alacrity this atrocity, not since that black day 40 years...

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