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‘World should know,’ migrant tells U.S. Congress of toddler’s death

11/07/2019, 9:34 pm
A Guatemalan asylum seeker left some members of a U.S. House panel visibly shaken on Wednesday with the story of her daughter's death, saying...

Photos: 65 asylum seekers including children rescued by Sea Watch

15/05/2019, 4:54 pm
65 people have been rescued by Sea-Watch 3 from a rubber boat in distress about 30 nautical miles off the Libyan coast. Among those...

Syrians largest asylum seeking nationality in Malta in 2018

25/04/2019, 4:51 pm
The majority of asylum seekers granted protection in Malta during 2018 were from Syria, new figures show. According to new figures compiled and published by...

Commissioner for Children inquires about minors in El Hiblu 1 case

02/04/2019, 8:00 am
The Office for the Commissioner for Children said that they have inquired about the alleged minors arraigned on Saturday in relation to the case...

Updated: Watch: 5 of the 100 migrants held by Police

27/03/2019, 4:20 pm
Five individuals have been arrested upon their arrival at Malta on board the El Hiblu 1. The Police told Newsbook.com.mt that the individuals were held...

49 asylum seekers rescued by Mare Jonio 42 miles off Libya

19/03/2019, 10:34 am
Italian platform Mediterranea Saving Humans which operates Mare Jonio rescued 49 individuals who were on a damaged dinghy some 42 miles off the Libyan...

0.4% of those seeking asylum in EU asked for asylum in...

14/03/2019, 12:26 pm
0.4% of the first-time asylum seeker applicants that sought international protection in Europe, asked for asylum in Malta. 2,035 individuals sought asylum in Malta for...

13 asylum seekers abscond from Marsa; 5 already returned to the...

12/03/2019, 6:51 pm
Thirteen migrants have absconded from the Initial Reception Centre in Marsa on Monday night, out of which five have already been returned to the...

Watch: Asylum seekers leave Malta to seek better life in Portugal

26/02/2019, 3:15 pm
A group of asylum seekers set off to Portugal on Tuesday afternoon where they shall be starting a new life. This was confirmed by a...

London Theatre cancels shows in Malta after visa issue – PFWS

21/02/2019, 2:45 pm
London's Phosphoros Theatre was forced to cancel its performances in Malta yesterday and today due to one of its actors not applying for a...