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Electronic vote counting will make the process briefer – Justice Minister

The electronic counting of votes may be possible by 2019, if the General Elections (Amendment) Bill goes through parliament, Justice Minister Owen Bonnici has...

Student walkouts planned across US to protest gun violence

From Maine to Hawaii, thousands of students planned to stage walkouts Wednesday to protest gun violence, one month after the deadly shooting inside a...

Justice Minister defends removal of online court judgements

Justice Minister Owen Bonnici has insisted that the removal of some judgements from the online court website did not affect official records.He was responding...

Tourism Minister won’t say if Air Malta will increase loans; cites commercial sensitivity

Tourism Minister Konrad Mizzi refused to say whether Air Malta will take out further loans from any commercial banks in 2018, citing commercially sensitivity...

381 persons employed with the Courts of Justice Department

There are currently 381 persons employed with the Courts of Justice Department, Justice Minister Owen Bonnici revealed in Parliament.He was responding to a Parlimanetary...

Young man released on bail after being charged with driving stolen car

A young man today was released on bail after he was accused of driving a stolen car and handling stolen goods.The 19-year-old from Paola...

Man admits to punching another in the face for not buying him a coffee

An inspector today lashed out at the “law of the jungle” in Malta, as he arraigned a beggar who punched a man in the...

Tourist conditionally discharged for rowdy disturbance in boutique hotel

A rowdy guest at a local boutique hotel has been conditionally discharged and fined after causing a drunken disturbance at the establishment early this...

New gaming legislation to be tabled in Parliament

Parliamentary for the Digital Economy Silvio Schembri will tonight table a motion in Parliament for the first reading of a new gaming bill, which...

Two men remanded in custody on charges of theft from warehouse

Two men today were remanded in custody on charges of aggravated theft from a Sliema warehouse.Unemployed flatmates Stephen Galea, 38, and James Mizzi, 42...

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