The Malta Independent 23 January 2017, Monday

John Dalli cannot run away from the consequences of his actions – Jason Azzopardi

John Dalli probably had good intentions when he gave Lowenbrau a piece of land in Qormi by perpetual emphyteusis in 1990 but this does not cancel out the consequences of the deal, according to PN MP...

Editorial: The land of disbelief

For days now, Justice Minister Owen Bonnici has been trumpeting the same tune, during public office hours and using public funds, to sell to the common people the spin that business tycoon Zaren...

MATSEC statistics show current curriculum fails students – MUT president

“The current curriculum fails so many students,” Malta Union of Teachers President Kevin Bonello told The Malta Independent.  Mr Bonello was responding to questions concerning the...

Watch: Madonna says she thought 'about blowing up the White House'

Madonna is defending her fiery, expletive-laden speech at the women's march, saying her words were "taken wildly out of context." The singer said at the Washington, D.C., march Saturday that...

Brexit: ‘We do not punish friends and don’t expect friends to punish us’ – UK Minister

A UK Minister said this morning that the UK “did not punish its friends and," similarly, "did not expect its friends to punish it over its EU exit.  David Jones, Minister of State at the...

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Nemea ‘refutes’ MFSA contention bank ‘affected by regulatory shortcomings’

Nemea plc (“Nemea”), the principal shareholder of Nemea Bank plc (the “Bank”), refutes a contention made by the Malta Financial Services Authority that is is affected by...

Watch: PM Muscat should come to Europe with a very different attitude - EPP vice-chairman

Following the Prime Minister’s address to the EP earlier this week on the Maltese EU Presidency, a number of MEPs, both local and foreign, made comments on the Panama Papers and Malta’s...

PANA Committee member questions why FIAU report on Konrad Mizzi has not been published

European Parliament Panama Papers Committee member Sven Giegold has questioned why the Maltese government would turn to an independent audit into the financial dealings of Minister without Portfolio...

Updated: Hundreds attend silent walk in solidarity with migrants at risk of losing protection status

Hundreds attended a silent walk in solidarity with migrants this afternoon, starting at the Love sign in St Julian’s, ending in Balluta Bay. The protest was over plans for the repatriation...

Busuttil appeals to TownSquare Project investors to revise plans for 38-storey tower

Leader of the Nationalist Party Simon Busuttil this morning appealed to TownSquare Project investors to revise their plans and reduce their 38 storey tower in Sliema. At the PN club in Imqabba,...

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