Editorial

Hands firmly on the rudder

There were two main factors behind Malta’s change in government this year. The Nationalist Government had lost the plot ...

Thursday, 07 Nov 2013, 10:05

Migration challenge – Awareness, Coalition, Action

Migration is a singular issue that has incessantly troubled our society these past decades. During these years our country faced ...

Friday, 01 Nov 2013, 11:34

Civil Union Act essential for Legal and Political equality

Democracy is based on the fundamental ideal of freedom (eleutheria) based on legal and political equality. On its way to become ...

Wednesday, 23 Oct 2013, 08:49

Together we shall grow

Economic growth and not tax increase is the way forward to reign in expenditure within the 3% threshold and improve our quality ...

Monday, 14 Oct 2013, 10:22

Wake-up call

The Lampedusa tragedy is not just a seasonal tragedy that ends up with dead corpses washed on Mediterranean beaches. It is a ...

Wednesday, 09 Oct 2013, 08:34

Fix the hole in your bucket, dear Simon dear Simon

Parliament has a formidable role to play in the democratic process. All the important administrative policies are discussed in ...

Monday, 07 Oct 2013, 08:48

Simon runs to EPP

Following the opposition's botched walk out of parliament on Tuesday evening, the Nationalist leader has resorted to his ...

Thursday, 03 Oct 2013, 10:26

Living

There may be some important points to draw out from the address of Prime Minister Muscat at the sixty-eighth session of the ...

Monday, 30 Sep 2013, 11:08

Action and Isolation

5 months ago, a local Nationalist Party leaning newspaper had this to say about Enemalta: • Enemalta’s debt is a ...

Thursday, 26 Sep 2013, 12:47

Maltese households abhor debt

According a Household Finance and Consumption Survey conducted among 62,000 households in 15 Eurozone countries by the European ...

Thursday, 02 May 2013, 23:38

Discipline Problems in Schools

Discipline has become a real problem in schools these last twenty years. Unfortunately, it seemed to fall in proportion to the ...

Monday, 29 Apr 2013, 05:59

The general election has an economic impact

Both imports and exports dropped by over €100m in February, but the impact was that the Visible Trade Gap widened by almost ...

Monday, 22 Apr 2013, 05:59

Hellish offshore havens

A financial scandal is threatening French President Francois Hollande, after it emerged that his former party treasurer invested ...

Friday, 19 Apr 2013, 05:51

Sleeves are up!

In just a few weeks the New Government of Prime Minister Muscat has embarked on the following: Budget 2013 approved in Parliament ...

Wednesday, 17 Apr 2013, 05:52

People in the tal-Pieta' glass house

It’s a little more than a month now but the PN and its spokesman are behaving as if the 9th March verdict was never delivered. ...

Monday, 15 Apr 2013, 05:48

Local news

Federica Falzon wins Ti Lascio una Canzone

Federica Falzon and her singing partner ...

Woman stabbed: Man arrested

A man has been arrested in Gozo after stabbing ...

President signs Civil Unions Law

President of the Republic Marie Louise Coleiro ...

PN under Simon Busuttil becoming more conservative ...

The Head of PN has insulted everyone who ...

Europe

Ukraine peace deal: US cautious

US President Barack Obama has cautiously ...

London Tube strke looms

Tube workers in London are to take five ...

Glow in the dark Dutch road

Glow in the dark road markings have been ...

EU must help Italy with migrant influx - ...

The EU must help Italy to deal with a dramatic ...

World news

Update 1 :Hundreds missing as Korean ferry ...

Rescue teams are battling bad weather conditions ...

36 die in Mexico bus crash

36 people have been killed in a bus crush ...

Man eating crocodile captured in Uganda

A 1,000kg crocodile said to have eaten four ...

Australia bracing for cyclone

The Australian state of Queensland is braced ...

Earlier Editorial

Malta's labour costs - should we worry?

The hourly labour cost in Malta over ...

Friday, 12 Apr 2013, 05:56

"Finanzi fis-Sod" indeed

The previous Nationalist Government ...

Thursday, 11 Apr 2013, 05:23

Well done dear Minister!

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat has promised ...

Wednesday, 10 Apr 2013, 05:44

Joseph Muscat - The Bigger Man

There has been a genuine attempt to ...

Tuesday, 09 Apr 2013, 05:26

The speech from the 'throne'

This is the full speech by the President ...

Sunday, 07 Apr 2013, 11:18

The PN in the red? Long in coming!

If what goes up is round, then it goes ...

Thursday, 04 Apr 2013, 05:45

And the Figollu of the Year 2013 award goes ...

After endless sleepless nights, and ...

Wednesday, 03 Apr 2013, 16:52

Pleasing and fooling everybody all the time

The saying goes something like this: ...

Monday, 01 Apr 2013, 05:53

Rejoice! The Lord is Risen!

The feast of the Risen Christ is the ...

Sunday, 31 Mar 2013, 05:54

The Figollu of the Year 2013

A long time ago, when he was still ...

Thursday, 28 Mar 2013, 05:56

Cleaner and cheaper power to the people

On the 8th January, merely two days ...

Wednesday, 27 Mar 2013, 05:55

From the horse's mouth

"The PN has an elected candidate ...

Monday, 25 Mar 2013, 05:54

It all began in 1997

On Saturday 23rd March the Maltese ...

Sunday, 24 Mar 2013, 05:57

Read, think, and only then judge

Let's read what some of the best minds ...

Saturday, 23 Mar 2013, 05:56

Close encounters of the Movement kind

The Movement led by PL Leader Dr Joseph ...

Friday, 22 Mar 2013, 05:58