Covid self-tests still illegal despite Fearne’s rush announcement
Pharmacies and other outlets which this week started selling
Questions raised over new MTA quarantine hotel contract for Corinthia
The Malta Tourism Authority (MTA) is set to award
Extraordinary recklessness – Kevin Cassar
Within hours of being sworn in, Robert Abela’s populism
COVID concerns mount as health minister tests positive ahead of Pope’s visit
Health Minister Chris Fearne yesterday announced that he’d tested
Portelli hotel handed another €0.5 million from public funds three days before election
Gozitan construction magnate Joseph Portelli was the recipient of
Other people
The world hit a record daily Covid cases on
Fighting disinformation, one game at a time
Readers of The Shift will have noticed that the
Fearne’s ministry splashed out €60 million on direct orders in first half of this year
Deputy prime minister Chris Fearne’s health ministry has spent
10 protests stymied during pandemic on fear of reprisals following police objections
The police have objected to ten protest applications citing
Fearne’s pig’s ear, running on repeat
There is a level of incompetence that verges on
Malta is EU laggard in COVID digital certification process
Malta is one of only three EU member states
Herd immunity in Malta: fact or fiction?
Following the announcement from Health Minister Chris Fearne that
‘Worrying degree of democratic backsliding’ – Council of Europe report
The latest annual report on the state of democracy,
No improvement for Malta in 2021 RSF world press freedom index
Malta has retained its lowest recorded position in the
620 attacks on journalists during pandemic signals worsening global climate for the press
The COVID-19 pandemic proved to be a significant challenge
How state broadcaster, party-owned media shape Malta’s COVID-19 narrative
Malta’s unique media landscape has equipped the government with
Another bad year for journalists around the world
In 2020, at least 50 journalists and media workers
Reporters Without Borders condemns coordinated attack against The Shift
International press freedom organisation Reporters without Borders (RSF) has
Home for the elderly faces accusations of neglect as management tries to cope
The alarming number of COVID-19 infections inside Residenza San
Another day, another direct order
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COVID-19: What are we dealing with?
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought a widespread sense of
COVID-19 strikes a deadly blow for local language school
The COVID-19 pandemic has forced language schools into a
Data for dirty tricks
We were doing so well. When Malta first introduced
Don’t seek and you won’t find
“You’ll never find anything if you never look.” Translate
OPM silent on guarantees as doctors stress importance of enforcement
As the Doctor’s Association stresses the need for nationwide
Mixed reactions to new COVID-19 measures, PM resumes Sicily trip
The new measures announced on Monday led to mixed

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