The Malta Independent 6 December 2021, Monday

Cannabis law will give children easier access to drugs – Commissioner for Children

The Commissioner for Children has expressed her concern about the new recreational cannabis law, saying that the fact cannabis plants can be grown at home will give children easier access access to...

Roberta Metsola: Victory for her, a loss for PN

Roberta Metsola’s nomination for the presidency of the European Parliament is a breath of fresh air for Malta on the international stage. In the past years, Malta’s name has not been...

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Consultation process to reform VO sector, meet the needs of voluntarism launched

The Office of the Commissioner for Voluntary Organisations (OCVO) has launched a consultation process, VO Plus, with the aim of reforming the sector and ensuring it meets the present and future needs...

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Grech does not exclude Opposition boycott of Parliament in protest against Speaker

Opposition Leader Bernard Grech said Saturday that he does not exclude that the Opposition would boycott Parliament in protest at the way in which the Speaker acts as a gatekeeper for the government....

Migration: Malta carrying 'disproportionate' burden - Minister Bartolo

Malta is carrying a disproportionate burden, being on the forefront of managing irregular migration along the Central Mediterranean, Minister for Foreign and European Affairs...

Two men grievously injured as cars crash into wall, tree

Two men were grievously injured in the past hours in separate accidents that took place in Floriana and Naxxar, the police said. At 6pm on Friday, a 28-year-old man of St Paul’s Bay lost...

Will omicron – the new coronavirus variant of concern – be more contagious than delta?

A new variant named omicron (B.1.1.529) was reported by researchers in South Africa on Nov. 24, 2021, and designated a “variant of concern” by the World Health Organization two...

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