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Former MD of Mocum denies allegations of corruption against Maumoon and brother Yamin
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An official from the World Bank, sent to Singapore by the Presidential Commission established to investigate into alleged corruption of the former government through a company incorporated in Singapore, by the name of Mocum Ltd., attested that there was no illegal or improper dealings in the
Adhaalath says will stand up against the government
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Adhaalath Party has today said that it would go to discussions with all opposition political parties in the Maldives in an effort to stand up against the government-led harassment of the country’s Judiciary. In a press meeting held today at Adhaalath Party Office today, President Sheikh Imran
Police decides to release all persons arrested for criminal investigation
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The Maldives Police Services has decided not to keep any person arrested for criminal investigation upon suspicion of committing a crime, and released some 11 persons who had recently being arrested and put in custody. The police have stated that they would henceforth discontinue the practice,
PPM registry will be issued within 9 days: Elections Commission
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President of the Elections Commission, Fuwad Thaufeeq today said the Commission has started check the legal forms sent by the Party, from last Sunday and that within 9 days, the Commission will be able to issue register to PPM. If the Commission has started to check the documents last Sunday,
Maumoon says wouldn't accept an invitation to participate in the SAARC Summit
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Former President Maumoon Abdul Gayoom has said that he does not want an invitation to participate in the 17th SAARC Summit, from the government. Talking to journalist at Ibrahim Nasir International Airport, on his way to Singapore and Malaysia on an unofficial visit, President Maumoon said that
Gaafu Alifu Atoll Office
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Former Assistant Secretary of Gaafu Alifu Atoll Office, Sheeza Ahmed had denied the state allegation in Court, that she used an office equipment for her own personal use. In the case which was commenced yesterday, submitting the State appeal, PG’s lawyer, said that Gaafu Alifu Villingili,
There is evidence of a lot of corruption cases inside the Supreme Court: Haseen
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Lawyer and Spokesperson of the Presidential Commission Abdulla Haseen has stated that there are a lot corruption cases internally within the Supreme Court and that complete evidence is there regarding those cases. Talking last night in a gathering held in MDP Haruge’, Haseen accused a Judge
Criminal Court decides that police incarceration of Ghassan Maumoon was illegal
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Criminal Court of the Maldives has decided moments ago that Ghassan Maumoon, the son of former President Maumoon Abdul Qayyoom, was incarcerated by the Maldives Police Services this morning illegally. The Criminal Court thus ordered the Maldives Police Services to immediately release him from
Opposition MP Ilham injured during a Majlis Committee meeting
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Ilham Ahmed, opposition Member of Parliament and a prominent leader of the prospective Progressive Party of the Maldives (PPM), and former Deputy Leader of the main opposition Divehi Rayyithunge Party (DRP) was injured today during a meeting of the Committee on Economic Affairs of the People’s
Dr. Aminath Jameel made recipient of an award by the Royal Family of Thailand
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The Maldives’ Health Minister Aminath Jameel has been made recipient of the Princess Srinagarindra Award for the year 2011. The award is in recognition for her significant contribution in health service relating to nursing and midwifery profession in the Maldives. According to Pattayamail, a
The protests run by MDP were aimed to
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Adhaalath Party has said that the Party believes that the main aim of the mishaps created by MDP to undermine the Judiciary was to undermine the Islamic Shari’ah law in Maldives and to introduce Common Law policies and to employee foreign judges into the Judiciary of Maldives. A press
Kulhudhufushi Council President Jamsheed resigns
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Haa Dhaalu Council President Jamsheed Mohamed has resigned from his post. The Council’s Vice President, Farooq Mohamed today said that a letter has been sent in the morning to the Commission declaring that Jamsheed had resigned from his post of the Council President. He also said that the
Today Maldives is displaying similar signs to that of failed countries: DRP
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DRP’s Deputy Leader, Ibrahim Shareef has said that today, Maldives is showing the similar signs of a failed countries just like Rwanda and Uganda where both the countries governments ended up in failure. Speaking at a News Conference given in DRP Office, Shareef told journalists that today we
Ghassan uses right to remain silent regarding some questions put forth by Police
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Speaking after coming out of the Police Headquarters where he was summoned today, Former President, Maumoon Abdul Qayoom’s son, Ghassan Maumoon said that had used his right to remain silent, regarding some questions put forth by the police. Ghassan revealed that the police had summoned him, to
Landscaping of Addu Convention will be completed within 2 days
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MNDF co-of engineers revealed that within two days, they would be able to complete the task of landscaping the area surrounding the Addu Convention where the 17th SAARC Summit is to be held on the coming November. MNDF stated that according the Co of engineers, 99 percent of the landscaping has