The Malta Independent 23 February 2020, Sunday

Government should have the courage to terminate Steward hospitals deal – Delia

The government should have the courage to immediately terminate the deal with Steward Healthcare for the running of three hospitals, Opposition Leader Adrian Delia said today. Prime Minister...

Photo feature: Coronavirus (and more) makes it to Nadur Carnival

Whether you love it or hate it, the Nadur Carnival has become the most popular carnival in both tradition and macabre, but above all for its well-renowned spontaneity. A true feast of costumes and...

Updated: Italian towns on lockdown after two virus deaths, clusters

Two people have died of the Coronavirus in Italy in the space of 24 hours....

Animals deserve real animal rights - new activist group

Over the past few years, many animal rights activists have been vocal about the treatment of both domestic and wild animals in Malta.  One such activist is Romina Frendo, who felt compelled to...

Man hit by car in Hamrun

A man was seriously injured on Friday evening when he was hit by a car in Hamrun, the police said. The accident took place in Joe Sciberras Street at 6pm. The 33-year-old Syrian man, who...

Ministry confirms Wasteserv to take Maghtab land, entity will give it back in other areas

A spokesperson for the Environment Ministry has confirmed with The Malta Independent that a substantial amount of land in Maghtab will be taken up by Wasteserv, but said that the entity will also be...

TMID Editorial: SLAPP lawsuits - Preventative action still needed

The issue of strategic lawsuits against public participation, better known though its acronym SLAPP, is still a matter of concern for the Maltese press, even though it hasn’t been the topic of...

Giovanna Debono awarded €5,000 in libel damages from PL portal

Former Nationalist Minister Giovanna Debono today was awarded €5,000 in damages in a libel suit she had filed against Kurt Farrugia as former editor of the now-extinct news portal maltastar.com...

Daphne public inquiry – 'Caruana Galizia attacked people, humiliated them' - Bedingfield

Labour MP Glenn Bedingfield is expected to testify today in the public inquiry into the murder of Daphne Caruana Galizia....

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