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Birkirkara man fined €5,000 after threatening police officers

A man today was fined €5,000 after he threatened two police inspectors after a court sitting. Stefano Muscat, 33, was accused of making...

Unlicensed car park attendant jailed for ignoring court order

An unlicensed car park attendant who last week was fined and banned from entering a car park in Valletta was fined and this time...

Court acquits man accused of using abusive language to incite racial hatred

The courts have acquitted a man charged with using abusive language with the intention of inciting racial hatred.Brandon Bartolo had also been charged with...

Daphne’s murder: Malta’s registers largest ‘democracy score’ drop in western Europe

Malta has fallen 0.24 points in the Economist Intelligence Unit’s Democracy Index for 2017, the largest drop of any country in Western Europe.This is...

Courts turn down Gozo shepherd appeal against €5,000 fine, allows him to keep herd

Shepherd Ganni Attard has been denied an appeal against a decision to fine him €5,000 by The Court of Appeal. The same court has...

Court sentences former notary to two years in prison for making false declaration

The court has sentenced a former notary to two years in prison after he was found guilty of making a false declaration in transfer...

‘We cannot turn deaf ears’ to people dying in the Mediterranean – Bishops

The Archbishop of Malta and Bishop of Gozo today said there is “little political will to give urgent consideration” to the problem of migration.In...

Excavation work for Birkirkara 73-residential unit social accommodation project underway

Excavation on a 73 residential unit social accommodation development in Birkirkara is underway, and will include 400sqm of open space, Parliamentary Secretary for Social...

Number of licensed vehicles edges up by 36 per day in 2017 – NSO

At the end of December 2017, the stock of licensed motor vehicles stood at 372,061 up by 3.7 per cent over the same quarter...

Government launches public consultation for free school transport for all students

The government has launched a survey to consult the public on the proposed introduction of free school transport to all students – regardless of...

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