Malta PM defends actions as opposition quits parliament
Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat, engulfed in crisis over the probe into a murdered journalist, announced on Sunday he planned to step down, saying he would ask his ruling Labour Party to start choosing a new leader for the country next month.
The arrest comes as the long-stalled investigation into the October 2017 car bomb murder of Caruana Galizia intensifies.
Protesters blocked roads in Malta on Friday to demand Muscat's resignation, holding placards reading "assassins" and "blood is on your hands".
The demonstration comes after three government officials resigned on Tuesday amid a probe into the killing of investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia.
A prominent businessman arrested over the murder of Malta journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia was released on bail on Thursday evening.
The three-day festival included a competition for international teams of professional kite masters
The climate of press freedom in Malta "remains dire" two years after investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia was killed in a car bomb, Reporters Without Borders has claimed in a comprehensive new report.
Five EU interior ministers agreed on a draft migration proposal that will be discussed by all 28 interior ministers on October 8.
The sons of murdered journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia have questioned the independence of a newly announced public inquiry into their mother’s death.
Commissioner Dunja Mijatovic says that the litigation is an attempt to intimidate Galizia's family.
I was invited to cruise on a superyacht in Malta, bringing me that little bit closer to what it would feel like to own one myself.
Among the LGBTIQ+ community there are persons who are either raising their own children, or who have adopted or fostered children. As a society, we have a responsibility to ensure that these children thrive and reach their full potential, like all other children.
'People can die if we don’t act,' says Axel Steier, the co-founder of the German NGO Mission Lifeline
France, Germany, Ireland, Luxembourg, Portugal and Romania will welcome some of the migrants after agreeing on a deal, putting an end to a 14-day standoff.
A migrant rescue ship stranded in the Mediterranean has sailed in the shape of a heart to raise awareness about its plight.
Earlier this week Cyprus said it had issued arrest warrants for the crew of a Turkish drilling ship which it said had infringed on its territory.
Christopher Guest More Jr was arrested in Malta on Thursday
A damning report into Malta's failure to identify those behind the murder of a journalist has highlighted systematic failings in law enforcement and raised questions about the rule of law in the country.
They were stranded at sea after being rescued off Libya by a rescue ship run by the German charity Sea Eye.
Sea-Eye's Alan Kurdi ship has been stranded for the past seven days after Malta and Italy refused it entry.
Teenage African migrants charged with hijacking tanker after sea rescue
The arrest of five migrants who hijacked a boat that rescued them highlights the failure of the European Union to take responsibility for migrant safety, the aid agency Médecins sans Frontières has said.
Malta will take in 49 migrants stranded on boats, then redistribute to eight European Union countries.
Good little sharks and fishies get surprise visit from Father Christmas in their tank
Christmas came early for fish and sharks at an aquarium in Malta this week, when Santa Claus took a dive to hand out treats.