The Malta Independent 19 October 2018, Friday


Turkey suggests Khashoggi's remains taken out of consulate

Friday, 19 October 2018, 12:36 Last update: about 1 hour ago

A Turkish official said Friday that investigators are looking into the possibility that the remains of missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi may have been taken to a forest in the outskirts of...

EU looks to African nations, border control to stop migrants

Friday, 19 October 2018, 07:39 Last update: about 6 hours ago Associated Press

European Union leaders agreed Thursday to pursue the cooperation of countries in North Africa and to beef up the bloc's external borders to stop large numbers of migrants from entering Europe. A...

EU warns Italy on budget but walks a fine line

Friday, 19 October 2018, 07:34 Last update: about 6 hours ago Associated Press

The European Union handed Italy a stinging letter Thursday warning that the nation's significantly higher deficit targets represented a deviation "unprecedented in the history" of EU budget rules...

Police search Saudi consul's home in missing journalist case

Thursday, 18 October 2018, 08:48 Last update: about 1 day ago Associated Press

Turkish crime-scene investigators searched the home of the Saudi consul general in Istanbul on Wednesday in the disappearance of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, and a pro-government newspaper published...

Smoke forces Melania Trump's plane back to military base

Wednesday, 17 October 2018, 16:12 Last update: about 1 day ago Associated Press

First lady Melania Trump's plane was forced to return to a Washington area military base on Wednesday because of smoke in the cabin. Her spokeswoman, Stephanie Grisham, said "everyone is fine and...

Russian official: Student gunman killed 17 at Crimea college

Wednesday, 17 October 2018, 14:53 Last update: about 1 day ago Associated Press

Russian officials said an explosive device killed at least 13 people and injured at least 50 others Wednesday at a vocational college in Crimea and called it a possible terrorist attack. Yet...

Pip Pip Hooray: Pippa Middleton gives birth to baby boy

Wednesday, 17 October 2018, 08:58 Last update: about 2 days ago

Pippa Middleton, the sister of Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, has given birth to a baby boy. A spokeswoman for Middleton and her husband James Matthews said Tuesday that their first baby had...

Paul Allen, Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist, dies

Tuesday, 16 October 2018, 11:53 Last update: about 3 days ago Associated Press

Paul G. Allen, who co-founded Microsoft with his childhood friend Bill Gates before becoming a billionaire philanthropist, technology investor and owner of several professional sports teams, has died....

Melania Trump ignores cheating rumors about husband

Saturday, 13 October 2018, 09:34 Last update: about 6 days ago Associated Press

Melania Trump says she loves President Donald Trump and has "much more important things to think about" than allegations he cheated on her with a porn star, a Playboy Playmate or anyone...

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