The Malta Independent 24 June 2018, Sunday


TMID Editorial: Environment - The war on trees

Saturday, 23 June 2018, 10:23 Last update: about 21 hours ago

That this administration prefers concrete to trees and agricultural land was never a secret, and today it is a given. We have grown accustomed to scheme after scheme in which the environment comes out...

Listen, Dear Salvu

Saturday, 23 June 2018, 08:32 Last update: about 22 hours ago

I overheard someone say: “Did you hear the one about the three Italians speaking about Malta?” I felt like running away in boredom, as I thought that the person cracking the Italian joke...

A smooth sea never made a skilful sailor

Saturday, 23 June 2018, 08:30 Last update: about 22 hours ago

It is said that a smooth sea never made a skilful sailor. I am proud of the skills of the Armed Forces of Malta, who time after time they proved themselves skilful in surpassing the hurdles in...

Airbnb island

Thursday, 21 June 2018, 10:14 Last update: about 2 days ago

Every month we hear that a new record has been reached of people coming to Malta. It seems amazing how month after month we get more people in and yet we don't get people sleeping on the streets or...

TMID Editorial: Reforming the House - A full-time Parliament

Thursday, 21 June 2018, 09:52 Last update: about 2 days ago

A recent social media spat between a politician and a pundit raised, once again, the omnipresent spectre of the conflict of politician holding day jobs in addition to their part-time job of running...

Help Us Save Our Seas

Wednesday, 20 June 2018, 11:18 Last update: about 3 days ago

June 8th was a day dedicated to our planet's major player - the Oceans. World Oceans Day can be like the modern trend of dedicating a day to a particular subject with the aim of focusing some...

TMID Editorial: Air Malta’s tumbling reputation

Wednesday, 20 June 2018, 09:40 Last update: about 3 days ago

The reputation of Air Malta as a reliable airline is sinking in the same way that the reputation of the minister responsible for the national carrier plummeted when the Panama Papers scandal erupted a...

Oh, we are so correct!

Tuesday, 19 June 2018, 14:40 Last update: about 4 days ago

There are three kinds of euphoric idealists: the dreamers, the rich and the complex. The dreamers take great pleasure out of imagining massive progress at the flick of a finger. The rich are...

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