The Malta Independent 26 March 2017, Sunday


INDEPTH: Chris Cardona’s alibi might not be enough

Sunday, 26 March 2017, 10:30 Last update: about 2 hours ago INDEPTH online

Economy Minister and PL Deputy Leader Chris Cardona denied that he was against the removal of garnishee orders as proposed by Government in the new media bill, yet he believes that he was right in being the first politician to file such a garnishee against a journalist, freezing nearly €50,000 of her assets. ...

When any vehicle can be a murder weapon

Sunday, 26 March 2017, 10:00 Last update: about 2 hours ago Daphne Caruana Galizia

The act of murder on London’s Westminster Bridge has been the subject of endless news coverage over the last few days, but while it is welcome to the media channels which are invariably...

The great Catholic rebellion

Sunday, 26 March 2017, 09:45 Last update: about 2 hours ago Noel Grima

Back in the 1980s we had the big Catholic rebellion when the KMB government targeted the Catholic schools. This was very much a grass roots rebellion, not led by the official church at the beginning,...

Teaching Islam in schools – what are you so afraid of?

Sunday, 26 March 2017, 09:30 Last update: about 2 hours ago Alice Taylor

The topic of the moment appears to be centred on the suggestion that Islam could be taught in schools in Malta. Predictably, this has been met with cries of blasphemy, racial slurs, unsubstantiated...

A charter of commitment

Saturday, 25 March 2017, 08:58 Last update: about 7 hours ago Rachel Borg

The recent froth that has risen to the surface of the troubled waters has laid bare the vulnerability of words against facts, of reality challenging perceptions.  In a show me yours and I'll not...

‘What are we going to do with religion?’ – Salvu Mallia

Friday, 24 March 2017, 11:58 Last update: about 1 day ago Salvu Mallia

Salvu Mallia spoke about the Archbishop and Islam in Church schools in his video blog today. He said that "We are living in a new reality, where there are persons from other religions, not just...

A deal bad for our health

Friday, 24 March 2017, 09:29 Last update: about 2 days ago Claudette Buttigieg

The controversial ITS deal brought with it huge connotations which have created a political earthquake in our system. In my opinion, not enough has been said about the details of the deal. Last...

Tanya Borg Cardona should just step down

Thursday, 23 March 2017, 10:18 Last update: about 20 hours ago Daphne Caruana Galizia

The people who work for the Broadcasting Authority are paying the price for the Prime Minister’s carefully contrived malice in appointing Tanya Borg Cardona chairman of the Broadcasting...


Thursday, 23 March 2017, 08:00 Last update: about 3 days ago Alfred Sant

Just as Daesh is getting slowly squeezed and choked out of the major areas it controlled in Sirya and Iraq, one must expect terrorist activity in Europe to ramp up. Radical Islamism had and still has...

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