The UN environment agency and human rights office (OHCHR) signed a landmark new agreement on Friday aimed at better protecting vulnerable human and environmental rights … Read more
Italian cycling legend Felice Gimondi, one of only seven riders to have won all three Grand Tours, has died at the age of 76.… Read more
Jeffrey Epstein’s cause of death has officially been ruled a suicide, the medical examiner has announced.
The Guardian refers to the AP report.
Epstein, 66, … Read more
The producers of TV show Le Iene, this evening saluted Nadia Toffa, whose funeral was held today.
Toffa can be seen dancing to a sunset….… Read more
The crew of the rescue ship Open Arms is requesting the urgent evacuation of all migrants on board, amid reports some had become aggressive or … Read more
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said he is ‘deeply shocked and appalled’ by the death of the ‘brave’ officer.
PC Andrew Harper, of Thames Valley … Read more
Four migrants from the ship of the Spanish Open Arms NGO disembark for medical treatment, in the port of Lampedusa, Italy. Nine others on board … Read more
A French climber known as “Spiderman” has scaled a Hong Kong skyscraper and put up a banner urging peace in the city rocked by political … Read more
Merkel calls for restarting EU migrant rescue mission, emphasizes need to fix root cause of migration
Several months after the EU’s migrant rescue mission in the Mediterranean was suspended, German Chancellor Angela Merkel has called for the operation to be resumed … Read more
GRTU deputy president Philip Fenech says that Airbnb has become an intrinsic part of Malta’s tourism sector – The Headlines: The Malta Independent
The Malta Independent quotes Archbishop Charles Scicluna who, during the Santa Marija mass in Mosta on Thursday, prayed for the migrants stranded at sea waiting … Read more
Man rescued from a rubber boat by the Armed Forces on Monday recounts his journey – The Headlines: The Times
The Times publishes an interview with a man rescued from a rubber boat by the Armed Forces on Monday. Mohammed Adam Oga, from Ethiopia, said … Read more
‘Worrying conditions’ are effecting patients as well as staff at Mount Carmel hospital – The Headlines: In-Nazzjon
In-Nazzjon speaks to an unnamed health professional who says that the situation at Mount Carmel hospital is being ignored by the government. The source says … Read more
Industrial relations between HSBC employees and the bank is in a critical situation – The Headlines: L-Orizzont
L-Orizzont carries a story about a 28-year-old woman from the Ivory Coast stranded on the Ocean Viking rescue ship. The mother of six says she … Read more