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# malta - Tuesday 27 October, 2020

Man added to Europe's 'Most Wanted List' last seen in Dublin

He is wanted for the murder of a woman in Malta in 2015.

# malta - Saturday 18 April, 2020

Maltese Prime Minister says he is under investigation following death of five migrants

Five people died and seven others went missing while their boat was in distress off Malta’s coast this week.

# malta - Monday 2 December, 2019

Explainer: Why is Malta's prime minister standing down over the murder of a journalist?

There have been weeks of protests against Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat.

# malta - Wednesday 27 November, 2019

Senior Maltese government officials resign following probe into murder of journalist Daphne Galizia

The PM’s chief of staff and the tourism minister resigned following public pressure.

# malta - Wednesday 20 November, 2019

Businessman arrested over murder of Maltese journalist in 2017

Anti-corruption journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia was killed by a car bomb.

# malta - Friday 15 November, 2019

From The42 Spain hammer seven past Malta, Italy score 10th straight win and Sweden book Euro spot Wrap

Spain hammer seven past Malta, Italy score 10th straight win and Sweden book Euro spot

There was plenty of qualification action across the groups on Friday.

# malta - Thursday 2 May, 2019

Punches thrown, vodka downed and music blared on chaotic Ryanair flight to Malta

RTÉ reporter Kieran Dineen has said several brawls broke out during the flight.

# malta - Thursday 28 March, 2019

Oil tanker hijacked by rescued migrants arrives in Malta after being turned back towards Europe

The tanker had been heading to Libya.

# malta - Wednesday 27 March, 2019

Stepping in for absent Spain boss Enrique the 'worst day' of assistant coach's career

The manager had to miss Spain’s Malta win due to a family emergency.

# malta - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

From The42 Spain labour to victory in the absence of manager Job Done

Spain labour to victory in the absence of manager

Luis Enrique missed the win over Malta due to a family emergency.

# malta - Thursday 10 January, 2019

Ireland to accept 5 migrant minors from Malta following EU deal to relocate almost 300 people

Almost 50 migrants who were stranded at sea for weeks aboard two rescue ships arrived in Malta yesterday.

# malta - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

Ireland to accept migrants from Malta following EU deal to relocate almost 300 people

49 migrants stranded at sea for weeks arrived in Malta today following the deal.

# malta - Tuesday 16 October, 2018

Maltese champions Valletta have offered Usain Bolt a two-year professional contract

Maltese champions are majority-owned by a group of investors from the UAE.

# malta - Tuesday 14 August, 2018

Malta to allow rescue ship Aquarius to dock but migrants will be sent to other EU countries

The 141 migrants on board will be distributed among France, Germany, Luxembourg, Portugal and Spain.

# malta - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

Ireland agrees to take in 25 migrants from stranded Lifeline ship

The Lifeline boat has 234 migrants on board and has been refused permission to dock in a number of countries.

# malta - Monday 11 June, 2018

Spain allows stranded rescue boat with over 600 migrants, including 7 pregnant women, to dock

For a second day, Italy and Malta refused to let a rescue ship with 629 people aboard dock in their ports.

# malta - Sunday 22 April, 2018

International media come together to shed light on gruesome killing of Maltese journalist

Outspoken journalist and blogger Daphne Caruana Galizia (53) was murdered in October 2016 after a bomb was placed under her car.

# malta - Monday 4 December, 2017

Eight arrested over murder of Maltese investigative journalist who was killed in car bomb

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat announced the arrests in a statement this morning.

# malta - Monday 6 November, 2017

Bono and Queen Elizabeth are among the world's super rich exposed in the Paradise Papers

The Guardian reports that Bono used a company based in Malta to buy a Lithuanian shopping centre.

# malta - Friday 3 November, 2017

Maltese journalist's funeral held after media and politicians told to stay away

Daphne Galizia died after she was blown up in a car bombing on 16 October.

# malta - Sunday 22 October, 2017

Malta offers €1 million euro reward over journalist's murder

The 53-year-old woman died in a car bombing on Monday.

# malta - Thursday 19 October, 2017

'We don't want a reward, we want you to resign': Murdered journalist's sons tell Malta PM to quit

“The Prime Minister asked for our endorsement. This is how he can get it: show political responsibility and resign.”

# malta - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

Malta's Prime Minister calls murdered journalist his 'biggest adversary' but promises justice

Daphne Caruana Galizia had written stories on Maltese links to the Panama Papers leaks.

# malta - Tuesday 17 October, 2017

Investigative journalist killed in Malta car bomb

Daphne Caruana Galizia was a prominent journalist and government critic.

# malta - Saturday 16 September, 2017

Irish man suffering from 'grievous injuries' after being hit by car in Malta

The police found that a 35-year-old Irishman who lives in the town had been hit by a car.

# malta - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

Six-year-old Irish girl seriously injured in Malta

Maltese police said that the girl got into difficulty while swimming in a pool at a private residence.

# malta - Thursday 13 July, 2017

Malta votes to legalise same-sex marriage

Malta, the EU’s smallest nation, becomes the bloc’s 15th member to legalise same-sex unions.

# malta - Thursday 9 March, 2017

"Heartbreaking": Malta's iconic Azure Window arch has collapsed after a storm

You might have seen the arch in Game of Thrones.

# malta - Friday 3 February, 2017

Enda off to Malta for EU meeting but Theresa May set to be excluded

All 28 EU leaders will attend today’s meeting in Malta, with Theresa May to be excluded from the afternoon session.

# malta - Friday 23 December, 2016

Two men used fake weapons to hijack Libyan plane

They had claimed to have a grenade when they took over the plane, which had over 100 people on board.

# malta - Thursday 3 November, 2016

Almost 250 migrants, who were forced to sail at gunpoint, feared drowned in Mediterranean

Many of those who sailed today from Libya are believed to have been forced to do so at gunpoint.

# malta - Monday 24 October, 2016

Five dead after small plane crashes at Malta airport

The airport said that emergency services were dispatched to the scene immediately.

# malta - Sunday 9 October, 2016

Ireland's water charges are among the lowest in Europe...*

* And that’s even before they were suspended. Dublin meanwhile ranks 31st out of 31 European cities in terms of percentage income spent on charges each year.

# malta - Saturday 8 October, 2016

From The42 Southgate does not understand Rooney boos Reaction

Southgate does not understand Rooney boos

A section of England supporters left the interim manager baffled.

From The42 Southgate passes first test as England earn straightforward victory Easy

Southgate passes first test as England earn straightforward victory

The U21 boss was named interim manager after Sam Allardyce’s short tenure came to an end

# malta - Tuesday 4 October, 2016

From The42 'It's a shame it's happened and I'm sure he deeply regrets it' - Rooney on Allardyce debacle United Front

'It's a shame it's happened and I'm sure he deeply regrets it' - Rooney on Allardyce debacle

The Manchester United player has urged his team-mates to stick together ahead of their World Cup qualifier against Malta.

# malta - Saturday 16 April, 2016

From The Daily Edge A passenger joined in on this singer's train jam session and it's going viral worldwide Train In Vain

# malta - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

Irish woman tries to jump from court window in Malta

She pleaded not guilty to having ecstasy, ketamine and mephedrone in her possession.

# malta - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

Librarian hunted on suspicion of beheading teacher is arrested in Malta

Searches for the man had taken place throughout Europe.

# malta - Monday 5 October, 2015

Five critically injured as supercar spins off track and crashes into crowd

A six-year-old girl and her mother are among the injured.

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