Luke Vella joined MaltaToday as a reporter in 2021

Derelict Mosta land transformed into garden in memory of philanthropist Victor Calvagna
A million euros were invested into the project
[WATCH] Teachers union rails at bishops’ deafening silence over Mallia sacking, in Valletta protest
Dominicans sent legal letters to three St Albert staff members who participated...
After COVID year, tourism climbs by 47% to 960,000
Just under a million tourists visited Malta in 2021 after the pandemic year
[WATCH] Opposition to once again push anti-corruption Bills once Parliament reopens
Government had turned down the package of 11 legislative Bills to fight...
Monkeypox outbreak declared public health emergency by WHO
'We have an outbreak that has spread around the world rapidly, through new...
Aviation fuel tax essential for greenhouse emissions cap, says ADPD
The Green Party says that it is in Malta's interest that the impact of...
No bail for drug trafficker Jordan Azzopardi, arrested with 130g cocaine
Court & Police
Jordan Azzopardi has assets frozen, remanded in custody for trafficking 130g of...
Mediterraneo water park accused of keeping death of three dolphins under wraps
Captive-born Melita, mother Mar and other dolphin caught from the wild, die...
Following passenger cap Air Malta reschedules nine London Heathrow flights
The airport is experiencing terminal passenger congestion and severe queuing...
Health and safety regulator investigating death of construction worker
Court & Police
A 52-year-old construction worker lost his life on the job, after a...
Hotel lobby insists EU push on aviation fuel tax would destroy the industry
MHRA boss Tony Zahra says aviation fuel tax would...
[WATCH] Government alone should decide on Comino capping, hotelier says
MHRA commissioned a report on Malta's carrying capacity, which is expected...
Police yet to identify dead man found in Birżebbuġa
Court & Police
Today week the heavily decomposed body of a man was discovered...
Grech says Abela enabling price hiking, ‘by blaming inflation on Ukraine war’
The PN leader has said people are suffering because of rising inflation, and...
Taxi driver severely beaten up with brass knuckles by drunk passenger
Court & Police
The taxi driver says he was beaten up for no reason for seven minutes straight
Government inquiry into bribery acquittal of Yorgen Fenech lawyers
PN says that government is covering up for the Attorney General's...
Gozo minister insists airfield pledge will be fulfilled as consultation closes
An application with the Planning Authority will be submitted in the coming...
Elderly woman in critical condition after fall at Baħar iċ-Ċagħaq bay
Court & Police
The woman fell onto the rocks and swallowed an amount of seawater
Demotivation within police force jeopardising national security, says PN
PN said that Maltese and Gozitan residents are feeling less secure and have...
Marsa shoot-out: off-duty policeman injured in car chase after multiple shots fired
Court & Police
Wanted man led police on one-hour car chase, during which he hit and injured an...