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Top Story

Attard Montalto: “against abortion” but signs pro-abortion declaration

James Debono

Maverick Labour MEP John Attard Montalto has signed a declaration supporting abortion in Europe, claiming objection to it immediately afterwards when contacted by MaltaToday.


 


TOP NEWS

KMB pays Mintoff’s electricity bill… against Dom’s will!

Government miffed by Zahra’s attack on tourism policy

Younger voters prefer MLP


OTHER NEWS

No medal for veterans as morale drops

Gaming authority patient as Italian blockade persists

Costly, useless: Cumnija plant approved

Residents angry at installation of antenna on St Julians Church

Big fishermen, small taxes

Detention periods still “excessive and inappropriate” – Council of Europe

Speranza charity sham

Culture minister’s theatre merger plans resisted

Greens bring up divorce, gay rights with Gozo bishop

MEPA sanctions quarry next to world heritage site

Bogus claimants face the music

Only one arraignment over defrosted poultry swindle

For & Against: Decriminalisation of drugs


INTERVIEW

A view from above
If there is one issue that has strained relations between Malta and Italy it is immigration. As the weather gets nicer, more boatloads of immigrants are to be expected to reach our shores or go further up to Italy, but Ambassador Alvise Memmo will avoid the summer heat as he returned to Rome just after giving this interview by Karl Schembri



THIS WEEK

Albert Buhagiar
‘Desires’ is the name of a new gay bar in Triq il-Hgejjeg Bugibba run by Albert Buhagiar. Gilbert Calleja met him to try to understand better the gay lifestyle, the ‘pink pound’ and the local scene.


Economy

MSE lower in reduced trading week

Middlesea Valletta Life to increase 2005 bonus rates

Investors eye eurozone prospects

Dockyards: more mileage needed


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EDITORIAL

Time to decide
This week our tourism industry has certainly been put under the spotlight.


OPINION

Reminder
- Saviour Balzan

 

Madness at the health-house
- Anna Mallia

 

On being responsible
- Michael Falzon

 

Dissolving the people
- Evarist Bartolo


LETTERS


Entertainment for teenagers stopped

Open letter to the Minister of Environment

Teaching by example

EU funds are long-awaited surgery for Malta

Bible cure

Divorce monument

Ta’ Cenc development

Parking at the Cittadella

The price to leave Gozo

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