The Malta Independent 6 October 2022, Thursday
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She is no more

Sunday, 2 October 2022, 06:59 Last update: about 4 days ago Mark Said

They called us the Queen Elizabeth II generation. Teenagers and 20-somethings, we were too young to have known or remembered any monarch but this woman on the British throne. And what a woman! No one...

The future we would rather have

Thursday, 29 September 2022, 09:45 Last update: about 6 days ago

I was recently invited to address a debate on the future of today’s youth organized by Freehour. I confess that I only realised how influential this medium is, when my teenage daughter uttered a...

A PN outdone by a civil society network

Sunday, 25 September 2022, 08:17 Last update: about 11 days ago Mark Said

Can you recall on how many occasions the PN opted to speak out, protest, criticise or come out with better alternatives on any issue or concern related to a number of policies or sectors that impact...

Hospice – care, compassion, dignity

Sunday, 25 September 2022, 07:18 Last update: about 11 days ago

What is palliative care? “Palliative care involves a range of services delivered by a range of professionals that all have equally important roles to play – including physicians,...

The world needs another Gorbachev

Sunday, 18 September 2022, 09:44 Last update: about 18 days ago Mark Said

What made a politician with a typically Soviet background and Party career become an unprecedented driver of reform, supporting democratisation in the USSR and opposing, in most cases, the use of...

Why can’t we get our act together for quality tourism

Sunday, 18 September 2022, 09:42 Last update: about 18 days ago Julian Zarb

In my last article, I wrote about the importance of stewardship and my project to develop a management handbook and guidelines on Stewardship for civic responsibility, culture, heritage and tourism....

What’s the state of the Union?

Sunday, 18 September 2022, 09:41 Last update: about 18 days ago Josianne Cutajar

This week, the President of the European Commission, Ursula Von Der Leyen, gave the annual state of the Union address, where she addressed the European Parliament about the challenges being faced by...

End of an era

Friday, 16 September 2022, 08:41 Last update: about 13 days ago Ivan Grixti

The passing away of HM Queen Elizabeth II, just two days after appointing her 15th Prime Minister, the Rt. Hon. Liz Truss, symbolises an end of an era.  Having held office as Britain’s Head...

An account of Poland’s stolen future

Friday, 16 September 2022, 07:28 Last update: about 19 days ago

There are crimes that can never be fully forgiven, and can never be forgotten. Time does not absolve the perpetrator of his obligation to make amends to the victim. Even if the crimes seem difficult...

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