Two men sentenced to ten years for smuggling a kilo of drugs

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Two men who smuggled a kilo of drugs to the Maldives has been sentenced to ten years in prison along with a fine of MVR 5,000. The verdict was passed against Safaa Ahmed (Gaafu Dhaalu Rathafandhoo) and Abdulla Shuaib (Malé). Criminal Court passed the verdict on Sunday saying that witness testimonies prove that on 10 February 2015 around 1:03 p.m., a kilo gram of drugs were found when the [...]
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Guesthouses Maldives and DiveMV magazines launched
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Ooredoo’s big gift: 4G+ to the entire country
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Law Reports MV: Catching up on rulings, laws made easier
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Weekly inspections launched on Travelers’ Market
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O’ Level results being released online
    1 days 11 hours ago
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Hearing for 3 Maldivians arrested traveling to Syria cancelled
    1 days 11 hours ago
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Shiaar murder trial closed to public
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