Tag: United Kingdom

More than 6.3 million passengers at MIA

More than 6.3 million passengers were welcomed at the Malta International Airport between January and October. The airport registered a 6.7% increase...

British MP quits parliament, steps down as Labour’s deputy leader

British Labour MP Tom Watson is quitting parliament and stepping down as Labour’s deputy leader.Watson has represented the...

Farage will not be contesting in UK’s December election

Nigel Farage has announced he will not make the eighth attempt to become an MP in December’s general election.

Vigils for Daphne being held across the world

Vigils commemorating the second anniversary of the murder of Maltese journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia are taking place in cities across the world.

Updated: Significant work to do, but Brexit deal still possible –...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson told his cabinet on Sunday a last-minute Brexit deal was still possible but there was significant work...

EU, Britain to hold intense Brexit talks as UK departure date...

The European Union and Britain agreed on Friday to hold intense talks over the next few days in a bid to secure...

Thousands march in support of Scottish independence

Thousands of people have attended a pro-Scottish independence march through the streets of Edinburgh.Groups and organisations who support...

Only 0.4% of government budget went on sports in 2017 –...

The Maltese government only spent 0.4% on recreation and sporting services in 2017.That’s according to new data published by the European Union’s data aggregator...

House of Commons’ culture is “toxic” – Speaker

The Speaker of the British Parliament John Bercow stated that the culture in the Commons has been "toxic". This comes after many MPs criticized...

‘Hard border on Ireland will return under no-deal Brexit’ – Juncker

A hard border on Ireland will return if the United Kingdom leaves the European Union (EU) with a no-deal Brexit, stated European Commission President...