The Malta Independent 13 November 2018, Tuesday

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Dear Citizen, take courage

Monday, 12 November 2018, 16:13 Last update: about 12 hours ago

Today, I am representing Partit Demokratiku at the annual congress of ALDE in Madrid along with the Secretary General in a delegation including Dr Anthony Buttigieg. At this congress, Partit...

If only criticism was constructive

Sunday, 11 November 2018, 09:24 Last update: about 2 days ago Justyne Caruana

Over the past decades we have had ample proof of what these two distintive attributes actually mean. In sharp contrast with previous heads of government, over the past six years the country has been...

The Minister and the Friar

Sunday, 11 November 2018, 09:00 Last update: about 1 day ago Mark A. Sammut

What a breath of fresh air Fr. Ivan Attard of the Dominicans! And what a totalitarian oppressive view from a top Minister of the State! I am obviously referring to Fr. Attard's videoblog on...

Innovate or bust - taking the next step to redemption

Sunday, 11 November 2018, 08:17 Last update: about 2 days ago George M Mangion

We have read that Europe as a whole is a laggard compared to Asia and US where funding for innovation and research is concerned. Data downloaded from Eurostat speak volumes and indicate that we must...

Coming out, publicly – lgbtiqX

Sunday, 11 November 2018, 08:08 Last update: about 2 days ago Ivan Grech Mintoff

Free speech also counts for speech that you hate and not just for speech that you like. Freedom of choice exists for those who want to make hard choices and not just those who take the easy way....

Let her have it

Saturday, 10 November 2018, 09:32 Last update: about 2 days ago

There is a new, or perhaps not so new, breed of men out there.  These men are not young carefree studs or playboys (as we used to call them).  Rather, they're older.  They...

Tie a pink ribbon

Thursday, 8 November 2018, 16:44 Last update: about 4 days ago Francis Zammit Dimech

October is over. It is known as the National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, also known as 'Pink October', and it is appropriate that not just during that month but throughout the whole year, we need...

A fruitful tomorrow

Wednesday, 7 November 2018, 15:21 Last update: about 5 days ago

The country’s annual budget should mean much more to us than just a yearly picture of how the government has been spending its money and how it intends to distribute its finances for the coming...

Budget: Economic vision or lack of it

Sunday, 4 November 2018, 09:37 Last update: about 9 days ago

The much-awaited budget speech was delivered last week. However, the much more awaited solutions to the serious challenges our country is facing have not been forthcoming. The budget had a number...

A state of denial does not erase success

Sunday, 4 November 2018, 09:36 Last update: about 9 days ago Justyne Caruana

“Living in a state of denial can only be a useful defence mechanism for some until it uncovers their weakness. It does not change reality for anyone else, except for the few who believe in...

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