The Malta Independent 22 February 2018, Thursday


TMID Editorial: Political vacuum - Where is the Opposition?

Friday, 16 February 2018, 09:41 Last update: about 6 days ago

Dead in the water is one of a number of expressions that can be used to describe the situation the Nationalist Party currently finds itself in.  Six months after a new leader was elected, the...

Eden Comedy Club’s 18th stand-up comedy night

Thursday, 15 February 2018, 12:00 Last update: about 8 days ago

Join the Eden Comedy Club for its 18th stand-up comedy night featuring three hilarious acts on Friday, 23 February at 8.30pm, at the Eden Cinemas. Audiences are in for a treat, with the headline...

Turbocharging the manufacturing base through Innovation

Thursday, 15 February 2018, 10:37 Last update: about 7 days ago George M Mangion

Since Independence, our political leaders have been striving to improve our chances to create sustainable job opportunities by investing in better education and a smart infrastructure. However, we...

The predictable has hit the fan

Thursday, 15 February 2018, 10:28 Last update: about 7 days ago

The European Union's banking watchdog has opened a "preliminary inquiry" into the supervision of Pilatus Bank, the Times of Malta reported last week. Ta' Xbiex-based bank has been at...

The crucifix must stay

Thursday, 15 February 2018, 09:56 Last update: about 7 days ago

If someone were to try and snatch the crucifix from my wall, I would add a hundred more and ask him to remove himself from my home…and from these islands.  Fortunately no political...

Opinion: Going beyond the headlines of bitcoin - JP Fabri

Thursday, 15 February 2018, 09:18 Last update: about 7 days ago JP Fabri

Allow me to introduce you to Parisa Ahmadi, an Afghan girl who managed to buy a laptop thanks to bitcoin. Without bitcoin, this would have been impossible. In a patriarchal society like Afghanistan,...

Charlene Attard: Enjoying sports is a way of life

Wednesday, 14 February 2018, 12:22 Last update: about 8 days ago

Athlete Charlene Attard, who represented Malta in the 2008 Olympic Games  and was the first Maltese female to run the 100 metres under 12 seconds, had her first taste of sports in gymnastics at...

My mother, my daughter - our art

Wednesday, 14 February 2018, 12:20 Last update: about 8 days ago Marika Azzopardi

Visualise two women, mother and daughter, both artists of different genres, exhibiting their artworks together. Perhaps it is indicative of the fact that artistic traits run in families, or perhaps...

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