Blogs

Context & connotations

There really is no dull moment in this country, is there?I’d passed the best part of my week literally panicking that I would have...

Debate the tax regime in parliament, not Xarabank

The Prime Minister’s backtracking on the 6/7 tax rebate regime reveals an error of judgement in opening a can of worms in the wrong...

Vlog: The Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 2020

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kw9EE-xNlYcEvery year on the 18th January we start the Week for Prayer of Christian Unity. For us Maltese, this year is a very special...

Of living wages & other problems

It’s been a pretty eventful week in the realm of local politics: Robert Abela is now Prime Minister and his cabinet is larger than...

An Artist’s Responsibility

A new year means… the same old ridiculousness from the same old people, this week in the shape of hatred towards X Factor judge...

Vlog: ‘A reply of love’

Archbishop Charles Scicluna speaks about the true meaning of Christmas in his vlog. He invited those burdened with the circumstances of life to approach...

The Christmas message that never made it

This Christmas, many people complained about their business being affected by the political turmoil our country has been going through. We, it seems, have...

Glad you’ve finally seen the light. Well, sort of.

It’s finally happening: people from within the Labour Party are asking for the heads of some of those who have been bleeding us dry...

Stop treating politics as taboo

One of the things that truly upsets me is when people say ‘I’m not interested in politics’. I can never understand that line of...

Social Lites

From food to fashion, through to pop culture and the arts: Newsbook’s society pages are here to keep you updated on what’s new, who’s...