Police seize drugs worth US$150k

The police seized drugs worth MVR2.3 million (US$149,000) and arrested six suspects during operations conducted over the weekend. Briefing the press Tuesday evening, Superintendent Moosa Ali, head of the drug enforcement...


Thoddoo fields damaged by heavy rainfall

Heavy rainfall and strong winds have damaged agriculture fields on the island of Thoddoo in Alif...


Detention extended for ‘bomb plot’ suspects

The police spokesman declined to disclose any information about the case, but according to VFP the...


Elections Commission to disburse funds for political parties

The Elections Commission has decided to pay out MVR23 million (US$1.5 million) in state funding for...

Society & Culture

Sallaa issue 08: “Yameen Rasheed… where is the right to life?”

This is the eighth issue of the Human Rights newsletter, Sallaa, produced by Transparency Maldives...

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Justin Bieber makes his first visit to the Maldives

The original Dhivehi article was published on website on 12th May 2017. By Adam Nawaz The following is a loose translation: After 23-year-old Canadian Grammy award singer gave his first concert in Mumbai, India, as...