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1 in critical condition after accident in Hulhumale’
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Two people have suffered extensive injuries – leaving one of them in critical condition, in a traffic collision which took place in Hulhumale’ last Saturday night. Ashiya Solih, the media official at Aasandha Company, which runs the Hulhumale’ Hospital, reported the two young men injured
Faris remanded to 15 days in detention
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Dhiggaru MP Ahmed Faris Maumoon has been remanded to 15 days in police custody by Criminal Court. Faris was arrested last Saturday afternoon for allegations of conspiracy to carry out a coup and bribing a parliamentarian. His arrest comes just two day after his release from months of
President conveys Republic Day greetings to the President and PM of India
    4 weeks 4 days ago
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President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom has conveyed greetings and good wishes to President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the people of India on the occasion of the 69th Republic Day of India. In his message to President Ram Nath Kovind, President Yameen expressed profound
Distinguished awards to Maldives at Traveler's Choice Awards
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Baros Maldives Resort has won a coveted award at the Traveler's Choice Awards, which are based on the reviews left by tourists on TripAdvisor. Traveler's Choice Awards 2018 has released the results for the category, Hotels, where a number of Maldivian resorts have been listed. And so
IGMH opens second round of intakes for medical internships
    4 weeks 5 days ago
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Indira Gandhi Memorial Hospital (IGMH) has opened applications for the second round of medical internship this year. In an announcement made by IGMH today that 14 positions are open for the second round of internship intakes. Applications will be opened from 1 June to 10 July 2018 according to
Smoking prohibited at harbor food court
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Contractors of the food court at the south west of Male' City, the State Trading Organization (STO), has said that smoking will be prohibited at the food court. An official from STO told Sun Media that the decision to ban smoking at the food court was made after discussing with the Health
Luxury resort, Vakkaru Maldives opens in B. Atoll
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Developed inside the UNESCO biosphere reserve in B. Atoll, luxury resort Vakkaru Maldives has been opened to tourists. The resort was developed by Sri Lankan company Nawaloka Construction, and is a 25-minute seaplane ride away from Velana International Airport. The resort was opened for business
BML to expand services abroad!
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National bank, Bank of Maldives (BML) has announced plans to expand its services abroad. Speaking at a function by BML at Hotel Jen this Thursday, CEO and Managing Director of BML, Andrew Healy noted that the main focus of the bank had always been to expand its services within
HRCM meets Adeeb’s family, attorneys
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Human Rights Commission of Maldives (HRCM) has met with the family and attorneys of former Vice President Ahmed Adeeb Abdul Gafoor. The meeting took place last Wednesday following a request by the family and attorneys. President of HRCM, Aminath Enas and Vice President of HRCM, Mohamed Zahid
Faris granted conditional release
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Dhiggaru MP Ahmed Faris Maumoon has been granted conditional release from police custody. Faris was granted release during the hearing in his bribery trial at Criminal Court this Thursday. He was granted release based on three conditions; that he must not influence witnesses, he must present
Health Minister in Sh. Atoll to tour health facilities
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Minister of Health, Abdulla Nazim Ibrahim has embarked on a trip to Sh. Atoll during which he will survey the health facilities and services in the atoll. Nazim is scheduled to visit seven islands during the tour. The first stop for the minister was Sh. Narudhoo, after which he travelled to
Two boats collide near Dhoonidhoo
    4 weeks 6 days ago
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MNDF Coast Guard has responded to a collision at sea west of Kaafu atoll Dhoonidhoo. Information Officer of MNDF, Captain Ibrahim Azim said that the incident was reported around 7 p.m. today. https://s3-ap-southeast-1.amazonaws.com/sun.assets/uploads/l_151680749530za2o.JPG Captain Azim
Shaheed and Hailam appointed as Judges at the Criminal Court
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The Magistrate at the Seenu Feydhoo Court, Hussain Shaheed and the former lawyer at the Prosecutor General's Office, Ahmed Hailum has been appointed as Judges at the Criminal Court. At meeting of the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) today, appointments were made to the High Court as well. And
FIFA World Cup Trophy brought to Maldives
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Welcome to live coverage of FIFA World Cup Trophy's stop in Maldives as its taken on a global tour. - FIFA World Cup Trophy is the world's most prestigious trophy. The Cocoa-Cola FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour will use the original FIFA World Cup Trophy. - A public event will be held after the
Rape suspect Hassan’s remand extended 10 more days
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Rape suspect, Hassan Faiz’s remand has been extended to 10 more days by the Criminal Court. Police reports Criminal Court granted a 10-day extension to the remand period last Monday. Hassan Faiz is suspected of raping a young woman inside a studio at Male’ City. The woman reported to some