Last Updated 19 | 08 | 2014 at 16:31


A young priest was granted bail against a personal guarantee and deposit after he was brought before the Court of Gozo accused of abuse of minors over several months. The priest was also ordered to...Read More >>

  • Editorial: Malta - Soon to allow abortion?

    Date: Tue, 19/08/2014 - 16:07

    Malta as a Catholic country is known that the people are believed to embrace its genuine beliefs and culture. While abortion has not yet been adopted in Malta, the idea of allowing abortion to come into place under certain circumstances seems to be growing rapidly....
  • Father and son: Suspended sentence is implemented

    Date: Tue, 19/08/2014 - 15:36

    A 47-year old man and his 22-year old son sent to two years in prison each as a suspended sentence entered into force after both men didn’t manage to pay a sum of money after being found guilty on theft of cigarettes.
  • US Warned: "We Will Drown You All In Blood"

    Date: Tue, 19/08/2014 - 13:50

    The Islamic State Militant group has warned the United States with a video in which the statement “we will drown all of you in blood” was featured. The militant group, who is currently fighting and seizing large parts of Iraq against the Iraqi Kurdish fighters, have...
  • NGOs call for debate on how to put science at the heart of EU politics

    Date: Tue, 19/08/2014 - 12:38

    Scientific advice should be transparent, objective and independent, and there should be more science and more diverse expertise available to the European Commission’s President, a coalition of 25 international and national NGOs, including The Action for Breast Cancer...
  • Klezmorimalta nights presents: A 'Wicked' Concert

    Date: Tue, 19/08/2014 - 11:25

    One of the most anticipated musical events of the summer calendar is now just a few days away. Taking place on 29 and 30 August at Pjazza Teatru Rjal in Valletta, Klezmorimalta Nights will bring together two of the world’s best Klezmer bands, along with up-and-coming...
  • University of Malta’s Racing Team Heading to Italy

    Date: Tue, 19/08/2014 - 10:59

    Late in 2012, a group of University students, mostly from the Faculty of Engineering and the Faculty of Economics, Management and Accountancy, teamed up to design, built and race an open-wheel formula style race car from scratch. This was a daunting challenge which has...
  • Markets eagerly await Jackson Hole rendezvous later this week

    Date: Tue, 19/08/2014 - 10:46

    In what was a roller coaster week last week in global markets, particularly bond markets, spreads compressed ending the week tighter. Geopolitical escalation and de-escalation has resulted in increased market volatility, however, over the last few days, bonds rallied...
  • Your Hair: Seduction, Power and Physical Strength

    Date: Tue, 19/08/2014 - 10:25

    Curled, coloured, treated with oxygen and then shortened, scaled, collected or withheld by hairpins. Very few inanimate things are as full of life as our hair. It is perhaps for this reason that, in the genealogy of fetishes, the protein filament which resides on the...
  • Ferguson: Video of Michael Brown Shot By Agent Hands up

    Date: Tue, 19/08/2014 - 09:29

    The scene of the murder of Michael Brown by a police officer was recorded by a woman during the afternoon of 9 August at Ferguson, a suburb of St. Louis in Missouri. The witness, Piaget Crenshaw a nineteen year old woman, was standing at a window in her parents’ house...
  • Review of the first edition of NSTF science days in Gozo

    Date: Tue, 19/08/2014 - 09:00

    Following the success of the first edition of NSTF Science Days in Gozo, the NSTF Secretary General as well as the NSTF Science team visited the Ministry for Gozo to show their gratitude for hosting this event at the Ministry.