Tag: minors

7 asylum seekers including minors charged over Marsa protest, remanded in...

A group of around 40 asylum seekers revolted on Tuesday.

Court urges authorities to address anomaly of Child Advocate’s role

A court has urged competent authorities to address the anomaly and conflict in the dual role of the Child's Advocate, in a judgement handed down on Tuesday.

Increase in imprisoned minors

Over the past three years, there has been an increase in the number of minors being held at the Young Persons Offenders...

Government help to parents of sick children increases

Over the past six years, €420,303 was spent by the government on a second airfare for parents accompanying sick minors.

Man arraigned over sexual defilement of a girl under 12 years...

A 34-year-old man was arraigned in a court in Gozo before Magistrate Brigette Sultana accused of sexually defiling a 12-year-old girl, on...

Update 2: Migrants from ‘Alan Kurdi’ vessel, disembarked in Malta

Updated: 21.00 The Refugee Agency UNHCR has thanked the Maltese government for 'allowing the disembarkation and France, Germany, Portugal and Luxembourg for showing solidarity in...

300 minors charged in 2018

Three hundred minors were charged in court, while a further thirty minors were charged in front of the Tribunal with drug related charges in...

Pope confirmed precautionary measures on Cardinal Pell after guilty verdict

The Vatican reacted to the guilty verdict of sexual abuse given to Cardinal Pell by saying in a statement that Pope Francis “has confirmed...

Watch: “Abuse on minors a great tragedy; we started work immediately”...

Archbishop Charles Scicluna said that abuse on minors is a great tragedy, stating that the work of the organising Committee for the Summit for...

Pope Francis thankful to Imqabba youth for their message

"Pope Francis very much appreciated the encouraging video message which youths from Imqabba sent him to thank him for his work to protect minors...