Updated | ‘Simon Busuttil not fit for purpose to serve on EU panel that appoints judges’, Miriam Dalli says
Labour MEP Miriam Dalli has asked for Simon Busuttil’s removal from a panel that oversees the appointment of judges at the European Court of Justice
Migrants rescued  in Maltese SAR to be brought to Malta
Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said the migrants were rescued after their boat capsized and that he had given instructions for them to be brought to Malta
[WATCH] Spanish NGO hits out at Libyan coast guard for abandoning woman at sea

Shocking footage posted by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms shows the lifeless bodies of a woman and child which they say were abandoned by the Libyan coast guard...

Shocking footage posted by the NGO Proactiva Open Arms...

Patrol boats disembark rescued migrants in Pozzallo

The 450 migrants will be distributed among a group of willing member states

The 450 migrants will be distributed among a group of...

Miriam Dalli appointed European Parliament rapporteur on EU migration fund

The fund will be governing the financing of measures on asylum and migration between 2021 and 2027

The fund will be governing the financing of measures on...

[WATCH] Brussels plays down Juncker's drink problem, claims EU boss suffered sciatica attack

While everyone believes that Jean-Claude Juncker's funny walk during a summit for NATO countries was the result of one drink too many, a spokesperson for...

While everyone believes that Jean-Claude Juncker's...

Global NGO denounces Italian trawlers in protected zone east of Malta

NGO Oceana had flagged infractions a year ago, but claims they have not yet...

NGO Oceana had flagged infractions a year ago, but claims...

[ANALYSIS] How the populist storm is set to undermine PL and PN allies in Europe

The forthcoming MEP elections are likely to condition political debate on issues like migration for the coming months as anti-establishment and far-right...

The forthcoming MEP elections are likely to condition...

EU discussions on ten days paternity leave to start later this year

European Parliament adopts report proposing fathers should be paid at...

European Parliament adopts report proposing fathers...

Largest-ever haul of illegal pesticides seized in Europe

Europol operation saw checks being carried out across 27 countries, including...

Europol operation saw checks being carried out across 27...

Doubts on whether Brexit deal can be finalised following minister’s resignation

David Davis’ resignation might mean Theresa May could fail to control a majority in Parliament in order see a Brexit deal through

David Davis’ resignation might mean Theresa...

European Parliament rejects controversial EU copyright law

MEPs have voted to block a controversial EU Copyright Directive that dissenters...

MEPs have voted to block a controversial EU Copyright...

UK couple poisoned by Novichok, close to where Skripals were poisoned by same nerve agent

Man and woman found unconscious in Wiltshire, police say no evidence they were targeted

Man and woman found unconscious in Wiltshire, police say no...

Alfred Sant asks EU to clarify position on European Digital Strategy

Sant and three other MEPs want to ensure EU’s digital expertise is...

Sant and three other MEPs want to ensure EU’s digital...

Salvini ‘factually incorrect’ on location of migrant rescue vessel

The Maltese government has rejected a tweet by the Italian Home Affairs minister that Malta was the closest safe port to a ship carrying some 59 rescued...

The Maltese government has rejected a tweet by the Italian...

Italy to follow Malta in closing ports to NGO vessels

‘They won’t be seeing Italy any more unless it’s on a...

‘They won’t be seeing Italy any more unless...

Haftar warns against foreign military presence in Libya to stem migration

The Libyan General Command said that such steps would be considered a ‘clear violation of international law and a blatant aggression on Libyan...

The Libyan General Command said that such steps would be...

EU Council president Donald Tusk supports Malta ban on NGO vessels

Donald Tusk said that through its agreement the council had demonstrated...

Donald Tusk said that through its agreement the council had...

[WATCH] EU Council far from a breakthrough on migration – Joseph Muscat

The Prime Minister said that while solidarity remained voluntary under the latest agreement, the last week’s events had shown that Europe can work...

The Prime Minister said that while solidarity remained...

EU leaders reach crunch migrant deal but for many this is a bad case of déjà vu

A deal on migration clinched late at night by EU leaders emphasises that the creation of migrant processing centres on European soil is on a voluntary basis,...

A deal on migration clinched late at night by EU leaders...

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