Europe

EU-Ukraine summit aimed at strenghening ties

EU leaders are in talks with Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko covering trade and peace efforts, as heavy shelling intensifies ...

Monday, 27 Apr 2015, 13:22

EU leaders to triple funding for migrant search and rescue missions

European leaders are to triple funding for search-and-rescue operations aimed at migrant boats in the Mediterranean following ...

Friday, 24 Apr 2015, 10:13

EU leaders in emergency summit on Mediterranean crisis

EU leaders are due to hold an emergency summit on ways to stem the number of migrants risking the perilous journey across the ...

Thursday, 23 Apr 2015, 08:17

EU ministers agree to step up action against migrant traffickers

A joint session between foreign and interior ministers discussed migration issues, following recent events in the Mediterranean. ...

Tuesday, 21 Apr 2015, 11:35

Italy begs for help after migrant tragedy

The EU is to discuss the rising death toll of refugees as hundreds are feared drowned in the locked hold of a smuggler's ...

Monday, 20 Apr 2015, 09:38

Hundreds feared dead as migrant boat capsizes

Hundreds of people are feared to have drowned after a boat carrying up to 700 migrants capsized in the Mediterranean Sea, the ...

Sunday, 19 Apr 2015, 12:00

Sicilian fishing boat seized by armed men

A Sicilian fishing boat with seven crew has been seized by armed men 65km (40 miles) off the coast of Libya. The vessel, with ...

Friday, 17 Apr 2015, 11:45

UK Election Tv debate, without PM

Uk Prime Minister David Cameron and Liberal leader Nick Clegg are missing, but the latest TV debate could offer clues to possible ...

Thursday, 16 Apr 2015, 08:39

UN calls for more help for migrants

The UN refugee agency says not enough is being done to save the lives of the increased numbers of migrants trying to cross the ...

Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015, 12:35

UK hospital charges to rise for non-EU patients

Visitors from outside the EU who receive treatment in NHS hospitals in England are now being charged 150% of the cost under changes ...

Tuesday, 14 Apr 2015, 12:53

Italian Coast Guard rescues 1,358 migrants

The Italian coast guard on Monday rescued 1,358 migrants and recovered one dead body in nine different operations along the Libya-Italy ...

Tuesday, 14 Apr 2015, 07:46

France Air Traffic strike hits travellers

Hundreds of flights have been cancelled ahead of a planned strike by French air traffic controllers. The DGAC civil aviation ...

Wednesday, 08 Apr 2015, 10:26

Lagarde welcomes Greece's loan repayment to IMF

International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde has welcomed news that Athens will make a loan payment due to the IMF this ...

Monday, 06 Apr 2015, 17:15

Airlines to implement changes to cockpit security

Airlines across the world have begun requiring two crew members to always be present in the cockpit, in the wake of the French ...

Friday, 27 Mar 2015, 08:58

Pilot locked out of crash plane cockpit

One of the pilots of the Germanwings jet that crashed in the Alps killing all 150 people on board was locked out of the cockpit ...

Thursday, 26 Mar 2015, 11:18

Local news

Parliamentary Secretary congratulates Malta's ...

Parliamentary Secretary for Sport Chris ...

1,900 register for new Tallinja bus card

1,900 people have registered for their ...

Malta tourism outstanding results: World ...

Malta has achieved outstanding results in ...

New Parliament building to be inaugurated ...

The new Parliament building will be inaugurated ...

World news

Death toll in Nepal earthquake rises to 3,600

At least 3,617 people are now known to have ...

1,800 dead in Nepal earthquake

Rescue efforts in Nepal are intensifying ...

Japanese magnetic train sets new world speed ...

A Japanese magnetic levitation train has ...

Gyro pilot arrested near White House

A man has been arrested after illegally ...

Earlier Europe

Update: Alps plane crash: No survivors

French investigators will sift through ...

Wednesday, 25 Mar 2015, 07:24

Airliner crashes in Alps

A passenger plane has crashed in France, ...

Tuesday, 24 Mar 2015, 12:19

New Libyan government could be in place by ...

United Nations Special Envoy to Libya ...

Monday, 23 Mar 2015, 11:25

Israeli's go to the polls

Polls have opened in Israel in what ...

Tuesday, 17 Mar 2015, 13:14

Rebels to pull heavy weapons from front line

Pro-Russia rebels in Donetsk, eastern ...

Monday, 09 Mar 2015, 10:47

Three die in gas explosion in Italian town ...

At least three people were injured ...

Friday, 06 Mar 2015, 12:26

Storms in Italy kill three

Torrential rain and high winds lashed ...

Friday, 06 Mar 2015, 12:23

Free tv licences and bus passes for pensioners ...

A Labour government would guarantee ...

Friday, 06 Mar 2015, 12:20

Nearly 1,000 migrants rescued by Italian ...

Another 10 deaths of migrants and the ...

Thursday, 05 Mar 2015, 09:05

Italy ready to help Libya says minister

Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni said ...

Friday, 27 Feb 2015, 12:07

Merkel's MP's backs Greece's bail-out extension

A clear majority of MPs from German ...

Thursday, 26 Feb 2015, 13:09

Eurozone approves Greek bail-out extension

Eurozone finance ministers have approved ...

Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015, 10:59

Greece preparing reforms for bail-out extension

Greece is preparing to present a list ...

Monday, 23 Feb 2015, 11:18

EU promises more aid for Italy

The European Commission has given a ...

Friday, 20 Feb 2015, 11:51

Crunch time for Greece's financial rescue

Eurozone finance ministers are preparing ...

Friday, 20 Feb 2015, 08:43