World news

Rivals gang up on Trump

Donald Trump's rivals are joining forces in a last-ditch effort to deny the Republican presidential front runner the delegates ...

Monday, 25 Apr 2016, 10:00

Deadly blast hits Mexico oil plant

A large explosion rocks an oil facility in the south-east Mexican state of Veracruz, killing three and injuring at least 136 ...

Thursday, 21 Apr 2016, 08:22

Trump and Clinton win in New York

Donald Trump has won the Republican presidential primary in New York while Hillary Clinton has triumphed in the Democratic race. ...

Wednesday, 20 Apr 2016, 08:28

Equador earthquake death toll rises

A national emergency has been declared in Ecuador as rescuers scramble to find survivors following a 7.8 magnitude earthquake ...

Monday, 18 Apr 2016, 09:03

Gloves are off as Clinton and Sanders clash in tv debate

Presidential hopefuls Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders ratcheted up their attacks in a bruising, final debate before next Tuesday's ...

Friday, 15 Apr 2016, 10:39

Syrian forces launch counter-offensive against militants

Syrian government forces have launched a counter-offensive to retake a village south of the city of Aleppo recently captured ...

Thursday, 07 Apr 2016, 10:55

US Election trail: Cruz thumps Trump

Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz has decisively won the Wisconsin primary, complicating front-runner Donald Trump's ...

Wednesday, 06 Apr 2016, 08:27

Seven die in plane crash in Canada

Seven people have died after a small private plane crashed on an island off the east coast of Quebec. Authorities said the plane ...

Wednesday, 30 Mar 2016, 12:20

EygptAir hijacker remanded in custody

An Egyptian man accused of hijacking and forcing a plane to land in Cyprus on Tuesday using a fake suicide belt has appeared ...

Wednesday, 30 Mar 2016, 12:14

Egyptair plane hijacking: lastest

The Cyprus Broadcasting Corporation reported that 55 passengers were on board and a crew of seven. An official in Cyrpus told ...

Tuesday, 29 Mar 2016, 10:30

Update: Hijacked plane lands in Cyprus

A hijacked passenger plane has landed at Larnaca Airport in Cyprus, the state broadcaster is reporting. The EgyptAir ...

Tuesday, 29 Mar 2016, 08:23

Child beheaded by knifeman in Taiwan

A toddler has been beheaded after being snatched by a knifeman in Taiwan. The victim was walking to a metro station with her ...

Tuesday, 29 Mar 2016, 08:19

Dozens dead in IS suicide bomb attack in Iraq

At least 29 people have been killed in a suicide attack in a crowded park in the Iraqi city of Iskandariya, officials have said. ...

Saturday, 26 Mar 2016, 11:44

New Zealand flag: Old or New result expected

The results of the vote on whether or not to change the national flag of New Zealand is expected shortly after polling stations ...

Thursday, 24 Mar 2016, 09:01

President Obama begins historic visit to Cuba

President Barack Obama is in Cuba for a historic three-day visit to the island and talks with its communist leader. He is the ...

Monday, 21 Mar 2016, 10:54

Local news

Prime Minister's trust rating rises

The latest survey in the MaltaToday newspaper ...

People are convinced by work of government

Speaking on ONE Radio on Sunday morning ...

Claudette Buttigieg insists that more people ...

Opposition Nationalist MP Claudette Buttigieg ...

Investigation launched into school transport ...

Authorities have launched an investigation ...

Europe

Norway's mass murderer wins human rights ...

Norwegian mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik ...

Two feared dead in Tenerife flats collapse

At least two people are feared dead and ...

Greece condemns use of teargas on migrants

Dozens of migrants and refugees were wounded ...

Deportations resume from Greece to Turkey

A second group of deported migrants has ...

Earlier World news

Plane crashes in Russia killing all 62 people ...

Fifty-five passengers and seven crew ...

Saturday, 19 Mar 2016, 07:36

US student jailed in North Korea

US student Otto Warmbier has been given ...

Wednesday, 16 Mar 2016, 12:31

Trump and Clinton ahead in race for White ...

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton have ...

Wednesday, 16 Mar 2016, 09:22

Four dead in US floods

Four people have died and two others ...

Monday, 14 Mar 2016, 10:53

North Korea fires short range missiles

North Korea fired two short-range ballistic ...

Thursday, 10 Mar 2016, 12:56

Trump takes Mississippi and Michigan

Donald Trump has extended his lead ...

Wednesday, 09 Mar 2016, 11:12

Boston Marathon bombing victim dies in car ...

A college student who survived serious ...

Tuesday, 08 Mar 2016, 13:13

Gunman shoots himself dead in Sydney factory ...

The gunman at the centre of a six-hour ...

Monday, 07 Mar 2016, 09:54

Super Tuesday wins for Trump and Clinton

Steamrolling to a string of Super Tuesday ...

Wednesday, 02 Mar 2016, 08:33

Super Tuesday a crucial day in US Presidential ...

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton have ...

Tuesday, 01 Mar 2016, 09:56

Clinton trounces Sanders

Hillary Clinton has secured a big win ...

Sunday, 28 Feb 2016, 08:50

106 Year old meets President Obama

106 year old Virginia McLaurin has ...

Monday, 22 Feb 2016, 12:48

Trump triumphs, Clinton gets campaign back ...

Donald Trump has won the South Carolina ...

Monday, 22 Feb 2016, 10:11

Air strikes target Islamic State militants ...

Air strikes against Islamic State militants ...

Friday, 19 Feb 2016, 12:26

Helicopter crashes in Pearl Harbour

A helicopter crashed in Pearl Harbour ...

Friday, 19 Feb 2016, 12:20