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The husband and son of a slain Maltese journalist says she had lived in fear as she investigated government corruption, at the start of a highly scrutinised inquiry into her death on Friday.
Malta's Prime Minister Joseph Muscat has said the main suspect in the 2017 killing of investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia would not be granted immunity to disclose what he knows about the case.
The operators of the migrant ship Aquarius has called on Europe to find a safe haven for 141 people rescued in the Mediterranean, saying Italy and Malta had again refused to let it dock.
Thousands of people in Malta took to the streets for, saying they will not be silenced until there is justice for murdered journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia.
The Maltese reporter who was killed by a car bombing spared no vested interest in her crusade to root out corruption in the Mediterranean island nation.
The Azure Window, a natural rock arch jutting into the sea off the Maltese island of Gozo, has collapsed during a storm.
EU leaders meeting in Malta will face the challenge of how to work with a chaotic Libya and reluctant sub-Saharan African countries to prevent a feared upsurge of migrant smuggling to Europe.
Two Libyan men have been arraigned in a Maltese court on charges of hijacking a domestic Libyan flight to the Mediterranean island of Malta
Two men who hijacked a Libyan plane and forced it to land in Malta had a grenade and a handgun, and a second gun was found in a search of the aircraft.
A hijacked plane from Libya has landed on the Mediterranean island of Malta with 118 people, including seven crew, on board.
The family of murdered journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia has called for police to investigate Prime Minister Joseph Muscat, as a European Parliament delegation headed to Malta on a fact-finding mission.
European countries have been facing pressure to resolve a fresh standoff with the operators of the migrant rescue ship Aquarius which is stranded for the second time in the Mediterranean carrying 141 people.
A Spanish rescue boat says it has saved 60 migrants in the sea near Libya, prompting Italy to immediately say it won't get permission to dock in Italy
Nearly two weeks after journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia's brutal death, and with police saying almost nothing about their investigation or the prospect of identifying suspects, grief and anger are still palpable in this tiny Mediterranean nation.
Daphne Caruana Galizia, a prominent Maltese journalist and blogger who made repeated and detailed corruption allegations against Prime Minister Joseph Muscat's inner circle, has been killed by a car bomb.
European Union trade ministers have gathered in Malta for a meeting overshadowed by uncertainty about the new US administration's approach to trade issues.
The leader of the European Union's presidency says that record numbers of migrants will try to cross the Mediterranean this spring and he is warning EU partners to reach out to Libya now to stem the flow
Libya's transportation minister has defended airport security in the country after a plane was hijacked and diverted to Malta.
Hijackers claiming to have a grenade took over a Libyan plane and diverted it to Malta before releasing everyone onboard and surrendering to authorities.
Malta has become the first European country to ban gay conversion therapy, imposing fines of up to €10 000 and a jail term of up to one year for offenders.
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