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2 arrested in connection with Sunday’s stabbing in Addu
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Two people have been arrested in connection with the stabbing which took place in Hithadhoo, Addu City last Sunday night. The stabbing took place in a physical dispute between two individuals at in the Hithadhoo main road at approximately 11 pm. The two individuals involved in the dispute are
Police search for individuals who created disturbance inside Male’ Prison
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Police have asked for the public’s assistance in identifying and locating a group of individuals who issued threats to officers and created disturbance inside the waiting area of Male’ Prison. Police released video of the incident this Monday. However, neither the police not Maldives
Torched car belongs to PG Bisham
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Prosecutor General Aishath Bisham has confirmed the car which was torched in the early hours of this Monday belongs to her. Bisham spoke to “Sun” this Monday and said the car was official State property, and that the police were investigating the case. Bisham’s car was parked in
Parked government car burned down
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A government car parked in Janavaree Magu in Male’ City has been torched. MNDF’s information officer, Ibrahim Azim reported the authority was alerted to the fire at 3:03 am this Sunday. He said that the fire was put out within approximately 10 minutes by MNDF firefighters. Explaining the
Amendment passed amid protest by opposition MPs
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The first sitting of the third session of the People’s Majlis was carried out this Monday morning despite protest by opposition parliamentarians inside the Majlis chamber. Parliamentarians heard the General Purpose Committee’s review of the amendment proposed to Article 207 of People’s
Minister Zameer: Difficult to lower water price due to MDP actions
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Tourism Minister, Moosa Zameer has said that there are difficulties in reducing the price of water since the MDP government sold shares of Malé water company to a foreign group which in turn diverts revenue abroad. Speaking at the inauguration of thr RO Annex built by the Malé Water and
Young man stabbed in the stomach in Hithadhoo
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A young man has been stabbed in the stomach tonight in Hithadhoo, Addu City. Senior Community Health Officer at the Hithadhoo Regional Hospital, Mohamed Najeeb told Sun Media two young men are in treatment at the hospital following the attack tonight. Najeeb said that one person was stabbed
Islamic Foundation donated MVR 1 million to Rohingya Muslims
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Local organization in Maldives, Ismail Foundation has donated the MVR 1 million to help the Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar. Islamic Foundation said that the money they raised is being sent to the Rohingya Muslims through the international organization, Islamic Relief Worldwide. The funds
Man sentenced to 15 years for molesting stepdaughter
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A man from R. Maduvvari has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for molesting his stepdaughter on multiple occasions. “Sun” has been informed the sentence was issued against Mohamed Adam from Thundi, R. Maduvvari on October 3. He was found guilty of carrying out a sexual act on minor by
RajjeTV fined MVR 500,000 after Mustafa calls for a coup on-air
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RajjeTV has been fined MVR 500,000 after Thimarafushi MP Mohamed Mustafa called out for President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom to be pushed out of office on-air, during one of its shows. The statements were made by Mustafa during a show on RajjeTV on July 28. Police allege Mustafa called out
Funds from Eem Nizam’s makeup event donated to Addu Youth Camp
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Money made from the makeup classes targeting the youth of Addu City - run by Handmade by Eem Nizam – have been donated to the upcoming Addu Youth Camp. The Makeup and Hairdressing event organized by Handmade by Eem Nizam, in association with Grand Empress and Brilliant S Trading targeted young
Afrah, wanted in connection with Anas’ murder apprehended
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Afrah Abdul Razzaq – a suspect wanted in connection with the murder of Mohamed Anas – has been apprehended by the authorities. Anas was stabbed to death inside the Litus Service Center in Male’ City on July 31. Authorities located the 21-year-old suspect from M. Lonumidhilige in
Maabaidhoo fuel storage fire contained
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MNDF firefighters have controlled the fire which spread from within the fuel storage site in L. Maabaidhoo this Sunday using foam. MNDF information officer Captain Ibrahim Azim says the incident was reported to the authority at 11:45 pm this Sunday morning. He said MNDF Central Area officers
Suspects arrested in connection with Hulhumale’ deaths released
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All four suspects arrested in connection with the sudden deaths of two youths in Hulhumale’ on September 28 have been released from detention. The suspects were released before the 15-day remand period granted by Criminal Court ran out. The remand period was due to run out on October
Man sustains head injuries in an assault in Male’
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Gang-relation violence erupted in Male’ City last Saturday night, after a hiatus of one week, leaving a young man with head injuries. Police reported the assault took place in the street where the Maafaru Guesthouse is located, and that an individual injured in the assault was taken to Indhira
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