Tunisian deportee threatened to bring down aircraft, police say
The man had also tried to escape as he was being taken to the airport, slightly injuring one of the officers escorting him
Russian with Maltese citizenship in €10m money laundering probe has Tigné residence
Russian businessman Pavel Melnikov, a Maltese citizen, is at the centre of a Finnish money laundering probe after buying land and property in the Turku region
Opportunist thief admits to stealing cash, trying to use stolen bank card

Following a police investigation, the man later gave up the cash, minus €10 he had spent on cigarettes

Following a police investigation, the man later gave up the...

Malta establishes diplomatic relations with Africa’s second smallest country

Malta has established diplomatic relations with São Tomé and Príncipe, an island State of 200,000 people

Malta has established diplomatic relations with São...

Travel agents run out of tourist coaches over free school transport

Several coach operators have warned tourism agents that their services...

Several coach operators have warned tourism agents that...

Building watchdog to oversee construction industry and enforcement of rules

The Building and Construction Authority will be a single focal point for building regulation as new watchdog will absorb powers of four entities

The Building and Construction Authority will be a single...

Man accused of robbing woman at knifepoint in Ta Xbiex residence

The man was granted bail against a personal guarantee of €10,000, ordered...

The man was granted bail against a personal guarantee of...

[WATCH] Attorney General emailed full copy of Egrant inquiry to Justice minister, court hears

AG Peter Grech insisted that making the entire report public would reveal methods and banking information related to third parties who are not in the public...

AG Peter Grech insisted that making the entire report...

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[WATCH] Strong wind warning as Malta's east coast expects battering

The Meteorological Office at Malta International Airport has said...

The Meteorological Office at Malta International Airport...

MEP candidate says suggestion he ‘controls’ EP office in Malta is nonsense

Peter Agius, the PN candidate for MEP, has refuted suggestions by Labour candidate Alex Saliba that he influences the EP office’s coordination of...

Peter Agius, the PN candidate for MEP, has refuted...

Xenophobia more widespread than homophobia, Malta study shows

Negative comments with respect to articles about migration are nearly double...

Negative comments with respect to articles about migration...

[WATCH] Archbishop Charles Scicluna, Ahmed Bugre meet with Marsa band club

The invitation by Archbishop Charles Scicluna to Ahmed Bugre came following claims that the Holy Trinity band club in Marsa was refusing admission to black...

The invitation by Archbishop Charles Scicluna to Ahmed...

Italian government approves tough migrant Bill

Italian ministers pass decree that makes it easier to deport migrants and strip...

Italian ministers pass decree that makes it easier to...

New educators’ union breaking the law when issuing directives, ministry says

The Education Ministry has asked the Union of Professional Educators to withdraw directives it issued over the weekend, insisting the union is not recognised...

The Education Ministry has asked the Union of Professional...

Judge calls for regulation of ‘gentlemen's clubs’

Judge Edwina Grima said the time had come for such clubs to be regulated by ad...

Judge Edwina Grima said the time had come for such clubs to...

Man cleared of defiling niece's 8-year-old friend

The court said that having watched the girl’s testimony several times it...

The court said that having watched the girl’s...

Have your say on whether we should call time on daylight saving

The Maltese government will be consulting people before deciding what position...

The Maltese government will be consulting people before...

Manuel Delia claims human rights breach over Caruana Galizia memorial cleanup

The activist claims the memorial was dismantled by government workers 17 times but that it was only after 15 September that he was able to say so with...

The activist claims the memorial was dismantled by...

Man awaits sentence after admitting to Facebook anti-police incitement

The man had posted a comment saying that ‘people were right to run over police officers and drive off’

The man had posted a comment saying that ‘people were...

Alfred Sant: db project approval a huge mistake

Labour MEP Alfred Sant has slammed the economic model that sees public land...

Labour MEP Alfred Sant has slammed the economic model that...

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