Wrong Delia, mate

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2018-10-09T18:52:42+00:00Tue, 9th Oct '18, 17:48|

Pierre Portelli was not having a great day today. It’s not something I brought about. Nickie Vella De Fremeaux hit out at Pierre Portelli without naming him at first over an issue which emerges from a conflict of interest he is in, combining his work at the PN with his private interests. In a message [...]

GUEST POST: Keep calm and call Edward

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2018-10-09T16:44:37+00:00Tue, 9th Oct '18, 16:44|

By Charmaine Spiteri: Iced Buns It has been reported in the media that former Parliamentary Secretary Deborah Schembri, who failed to get elected in the last election earns about €160,000 a year through public contracts awarded to her by direct orders. In the contract with Identity Malta, she is required to go through 50 files [...]

#occupyjustice statement: Chris Cardona must go now

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2018-10-09T14:29:25+00:00Tue, 9th Oct '18, 14:29|

Statement by #occupyjustice outside the Valletta Police Station today. Six months ago, on 19th April, #occupyjustice activists visited the Valletta Police Station to pass to the police information they appeared not to have seen, though it was published on the world’s media: that Minister Chris Cardona knew alleged assassin Alfred Degiorgio and met him before Degiorgio [...]

UPDATED: Politics as soap opera

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2018-10-09T14:17:37+00:00Tue, 9th Oct '18, 12:45|

Updated: Adds statement by Pierre Portelli On the morning after Chris Cardona was accused by a leading Italian daily of lying about how well he knew an assassin accused of killing a journalist, the party apparatchiks at the PN are busy managing a storm over who has the rights over a TV fiction. This is [...]

Stefan Grech appealing Belgian court conviction

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2018-10-09T10:59:55+00:00Tue, 9th Oct '18, 10:59|

Stefan Grech who was convicted of anti-semitism and physical assault has said he intends to appeal the sentence. He continues to protest his innocence. In a statement sent to this website, Mr Grech denied being an anti-Semite. "I categorically deny having any racist or anti-semitic inclinations whatsoever. There is absolutely no history or instances linking [...]

John Sweeney’s Freedom Lecture moved to bigger venue

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2018-10-09T08:08:50+00:00Tue, 9th Oct '18, 08:08|

The BBC's John Sweeney will be delivering a Freedom Lecture in honour of Daphne Caruana Galizia on Monday 15th October. The event has been oversubscribed and booking is now closed. The event is also being moved to a larger venue to accommodate a larger audience. It will now be held at the Catholic Institute in [...]