Malta

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Daphne Caruana Galizia: suspect confesses to killing Maltese journalist
George Degiorgio says he would have asked for bigger payment for murder had he known more about victim

Sam Jones and agency

05, Jul, 2022 @3:37 PM

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‘If you love or are a woman, don’t go to Malta,’ say couple in abortion drama
After her ‘babymoon’ became a tragic medical crisis, Andrea Prudente wants to use her story to oppose bans on abortion

Megan Clement

28, Jun, 2022 @5:00 AM

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US woman left traumatised after Malta hospital refuses life-saving abortion
‘Desperate’ tourist who fell foul of country’s total ban fears for her life if complications set in while she waits for transfer to UK

Megan Clement and Weronika Strzyżyńska

22, Jun, 2022 @1:44 PM

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‘Women are treated like walking incubators’: Malta’s fight for abortion
The island nation is the only country in the EU in which termination is still illegal under any circumstances. But women’s rights groups are pushing for change

Rachel Cooke

19, Jun, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Luzzu review – moving account of Maltese fishers in choppy waters
Real-life fisherman Jesmark Scicluna leads a cast of largely non-professional actors in this impressive study of an industry – and way of life – in crisis

Wendy Ide

28, May, 2022 @10:30 AM

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Luzzu review – beautifully observed study of fishers trying to stay afloat
Casting real-life fishers as his stars, Maltese-American director Alex Camilleri’s paean to his homeland is a neo-realistic classic in the making

Phuong Le

23, May, 2022 @8:00 AM

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‘It was a crazy thing to do’: Alex Camilleri on how he made ordinary fishers the stars of Luzzu
The film-maker wanted to tell his Maltese story as authentically as he could – so he hired non-actors, ditched the script, and captured the spirit of the island

Melita Cameron-Wood

20, May, 2022 @8:11 AM

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Erosion of abortion rights gathers pace around the world as US signals new era
A leaked supreme court draft ruling shows the US is set to end 50 years of a woman’s right to choose. Elsewhere, the battle still rages

Weronika Strzyżyńska

03, May, 2022 @5:29 PM

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The father of lateral thinking pulls posthumous tricks out of his hat
The newly published will of philosopher, self-help maverick and ‘one-man global industry’ Dr Edward de Bono reveals surprises about his children – and his wealth

Vanessa Thorpe and Sarah Limbrick

24, Apr, 2022 @9:00 AM

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No News review – cruelty of waiting for refugee rescue ship stuck in Malta
Lennart Hüper’s sombre film follows the resilience of the captain and crew of Lifeline, a ship that has been impounded in Malta, while politics plays out

Phuong Le

23, Apr, 2022 @1:25 PM

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Malta’s Labour party wins third term in general election victory
Robert Adela secures first mandate after replacing Joseph Muscat, who stood down amid fallout from Daphne Caruana Galizia’s murder

Angela Giuffrida in Rome and agencies

27, Mar, 2022 @11:59 AM

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EU parliament elects anti-abortion Maltese MEP as president
Roberta Metsola is first woman to lead assembly in 20 years

Jennifer Rankin in Brussels

18, Jan, 2022 @1:57 PM

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