An economy of authentic fakes
It’s easy to think that the Passport Papers are
Passport Papers: A fugitive’s quest for a European passport
In November 2019, a copy of an invoice was
‘European countries failing human rights obligations’ – Commissioner
The Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights has
Passport Papers: oligarchs, royalty and fugitives
The Passport Papers shed light on the applicants for
Maltese academic appointed to European Commission Expert Group Against SLAPP
Maltese law academic Justin Borg-Barthet, whose research has been
Major public project supplied through illegal batching plant
Millions in taxes are being paid for hundreds of
An unsavoury business
Selling citizenship was always an unsavoury business, but surely
Omtzigt requests PACE committee to look into Rosianne Cutajar’s ‘conflict of interest’
Pieter Omtzigt has requested that the Parliamentary Assembly of
PBS board director fronts government propaganda
Pablo Micallef, a director on the board of the
Abela Advocates lawyer becomes Gaming Authority chairman
Ryan Pace, a young lawyer who works with the
Of core principles and values
Ramona Attard, Labour Party president, regaled us with more
EU court ruling on judicial appointments leaves door open for future claims
Today’s judgment of the EU court on Malta’s former
Scandal: Minister Ian Borg’s buddy gets extraordinary allowance to boost his income
Minister Ian Borg’s chief canvasser, Jesmond Zammit, is being
No improvement for Malta in 2021 RSF world press freedom index
Malta has retained its lowest recorded position in the
Allied Newspapers appointed its own auditors to internal graft inquiry
When Allied Newspapers launched an internal inquiry following allegations
Inscribed in stone
There was obviously a commemorative plaque that needed unveiling
620 attacks on journalists during pandemic signals worsening global climate for the press
The COVID-19 pandemic proved to be a significant challenge
Founding fathers and anxious midwives
Some national Constitutions have confident Founding Fathers, who produce
Abuse of ID system: 11 Italians registered as ‘living’ with Darren Debono
Darren Debono, the former international footballer, currently facing money
EUROPOL highlights corruption in ‘serious organized crime threat assessment’
According to a EUROPOL report published on 12 March,
RSF praises ‘tremendous progress’ achieved by activists seeking justice for Daphne
Activists seeking justice for assassinated journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia
Start of Turtle-dove migration leads to illegal hunting of protected species in spring
With the first signs of Turtle-dove migration over Malta
Egrant was a house of mirrors
The Shift’s recent investigation into Egrant revealed how the
Infrastructure Malta installs €350,000 water pipeline leading to… an abandoned factory
A new heavy-duty water pipeline has been installed in
James Piscopo becomes Zammit Tabona’s advisor
James Piscopo, the former CEO of the Labour Party,
Malta involved in Italian fuel tax fraud investigation worth €1 billion
Dozens of people have been arrested and almost €600
Labour’s ‘responsible’ drug abuse
Cannabis is Labour’s latest distraction tactic. In its relentless
Finding Egrant: What we know now
Egrant almost ended up owned by a Brazilian, which