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To ban or not to ban abortion?

In this episode of Insiders we go to Poland where pro-life and pro-choice activists have taken their battle to the street. We then travel to Malta

In this episode of Insiders we go to Poland where pro-life and pro-choice activists have taken their battle to the street. We then travel to Malta

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Abortion ban in Malta: the EU's last standing ban ?

Malta is for now the EU’s last country where abortion is banned in all cases. While some are beginning to call for a public debate on women’s

Malta is for now the EU’s last country where abortion is banned in all cases. While some are beginning to call for a public debate on women’s

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Turkey, Malta and Italy 'worst' when it comes to work gender gap

New employment figures have raised questions over equality between men and women in Turkey, Malta and Italy. The trio have the biggest gaps when it

New employment figures have raised questions over equality between men and women in Turkey, Malta and Italy. The trio have the biggest gaps when it

Culture

Baroque instruments: an authentic sound at Valletta Festival

To play Baroque music, artists usually use original instruments for an authentic sound. Many of these instruments are little known to a larger

To play Baroque music, artists usually use original instruments for an authentic sound. Many of these instruments are little known to a larger

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Valletta festival in Malta: Baroque is in

Founded in 2013, the Valletta Baroque Festival is the first major cultural event of the year on the island of Malta. While it may sound like it’s

Founded in 2013, the Valletta Baroque Festival is the first major cultural event of the year on the island of Malta. While it may sound like it’s

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Happy memories: Queen Elizabeth opens Commonwealth summit in Malta

Her trips abroad are increasingly rare. But Britain’s 89-year-old Queen Elizabeth is in Malta where she formally opened a summit of Commonwealth

Her trips abroad are increasingly rare. But Britain’s 89-year-old Queen Elizabeth is in Malta where she formally opened a summit of Commonwealth

Business

ECB hints it may expand stimulus programme

The European Central Bank meeting in Malta has hinted that it may expand its stimulus programme in December, while its chief has called on

The European Central Bank meeting in Malta has hinted that it may expand its stimulus programme in December, while its chief has called on

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High speed crash in Malta leaves 26 injured

A high speed crash at a charity event in Malta has been captured on video. Twenty six people were injured including a six-year-old girl and four are

A high speed crash at a charity event in Malta has been captured on video. Twenty six people were injured including a six-year-old girl and four are

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We've rescued 5,500 migrants from sea in three months, says charity

It’s the drop of heartwarming humanity in an ocean of migrant misery in the Mediterranean over the last few years. While Brussels was ‘dithering’

It’s the drop of heartwarming humanity in an ocean of migrant misery in the Mediterranean over the last few years. While Brussels was ‘dithering’

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Italy: 220 migrants rescued off Libyan coast

As EU leaders met in Brussels to discuss migrant deaths in the Mediterranean, more than 200 migrants were rescued by the Italian Coast Guard on Thursday.

As EU leaders met in Brussels to discuss migrant deaths in the Mediterranean, more than 200 migrants were rescued by the Italian Coast Guard on Thursday.

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800 victims of Mediterranean Sea tragedy remembered in Malta

Twenty-four coffins for the only bodies recovered from the Mediterranean’s worst-ever migrant disaster were carried from Malta’s morgue to a funeral

Twenty-four coffins for the only bodies recovered from the Mediterranean’s worst-ever migrant disaster were carried from Malta’s morgue to a funeral

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Migrants' tragic rescue in Malta

An Italian patrol ship arrives in Malta with 24 corpses recovered out of hundreds feared drowned after a migrant boat capsized in the Mediterranean

An Italian patrol ship arrives in Malta with 24 corpses recovered out of hundreds feared drowned after a migrant boat capsized in the Mediterranean

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Malta votes to continue controversial spring bird hunting

Malta has narrowly voted in a referendum not to ban spring hunting, in which migrating birds are shot before they can breed. Campaigners for the ban

Malta has narrowly voted in a referendum not to ban spring hunting, in which migrating birds are shot before they can breed. Campaigners for the ban

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Meet the crowdfunding rescuers who save migrants in peril at sea

While fingers are being pointed over the latest migrants tragedy in the Mediterranean, a special humanitarian project is busy crowdfunding for its

While fingers are being pointed over the latest migrants tragedy in the Mediterranean, a special humanitarian project is busy crowdfunding for its

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The science behind the brutal beauty of Mediterranean cyclones

On November 7, parts of the Mediterranean witnessed something not seen to often in those parts: a cyclone. Malta-based storm-chaser and weather

On November 7, parts of the Mediterranean witnessed something not seen to often in those parts: a cyclone. Malta-based storm-chaser and weather

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Revealed: Europe's capital cities where it's hardest to be a foreigner

Athens, Rome and Malta’s Valletta are Europe’s least tolerant capital cities towards foreigners, a euronews study of official data reveals. Nearly

Athens, Rome and Malta’s Valletta are Europe’s least tolerant capital cities towards foreigners, a euronews study of official data reveals. Nearly

Culture

Malta opera star Joseph Calleja's summer concert draws big crowd

In what has become a traditional annual event on the island of Malta, Maltese tenor Joseph Calleja has drawn thousands to his summer concert. The

In what has become a traditional annual event on the island of Malta, Maltese tenor Joseph Calleja has drawn thousands to his summer concert. The

Business

The angels on entrepreneurs' shoulders

Business Angels invest their money, time, expertise and even their charisma in start-ups or businesses that are relaunching. In this edition of

Business Angels invest their money, time, expertise and even their charisma in start-ups or businesses that are relaunching. In this edition of

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Malta: EU citizenship is not up for sale

Malta has agreed that anyone wishing to buy an EU passport must have lived in the Island nation for a year. This changes its original plan to sell

Malta has agreed that anyone wishing to buy an EU passport must have lived in the Island nation for a year. This changes its original plan to sell

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MEPs criticise Malta passport sale scheme

A resolution vote by MEPs has highlighted the issue of Malta selling passports, with the country due to launch the scheme next month. European

A resolution vote by MEPs has highlighted the issue of Malta selling passports, with the country due to launch the scheme next month. European

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Maltese parliament approves selling citizenship to non-EU applicants

Malta’s parliament has approved a scheme to sell citizenship of the Mediterranean island to applicants from outside the EU. The cost will be 650,000

Malta’s parliament has approved a scheme to sell citizenship of the Mediterranean island to applicants from outside the EU. The cost will be 650,000

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Malta set to sell citizenships for €650,000 a pop

Malta is set to start selling citizenships for the Mediterranean island – at an exorbitant €650,000 a pop. Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said the

Malta is set to start selling citizenships for the Mediterranean island – at an exorbitant €650,000 a pop. Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said the