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India, Maldives focus on defence ties
New Delhi, Oct 21 (IANS) Maldives Defence Minister Mohamed Nazim Tuesday met his Indian counterpart Arun Jaitley in a bid to build closer defence ties between the two nations.(10/21/2014 12:20:27 PM)
Thilafushi: An island of trash in the Maldives
The Republic of the Maldives is the smallest country in Asia, both by landmass and population. It is also the country with the lowest elevation on Earth, rising to only 1.5 meters above sea level. Due to climate change, the Maldive Islands are under threat of rising sea levels. In 2012 President Mohamed Nasheed called(10/20/2014 8:40:20 PM)
Maldives: UN ‘deeply concerned’ as Supreme Court prosecutes rights advocates
The United Nations human rights office has voiced deep concern about a criminal case initiated by the Supreme Court of the Maldives against members of the country’s Human Rights Commission.(10/17/2014 11:58:44 AM)
Top 10: romantic Maldives hotels
Amanda Statham offers a guide to 10 of the most romantic places to stay in the Maldives, including the archipelago's best honeymoon hotels(10/9/2014 10:14:39 AM)
Lanka-Maldives dpl ties reaches 50 yrs. in 2015
The Maldives is very happy that while it marks 50 years of independence next year, the Maldives will also be celebrating 50 years of diplomatic relations with Sri Lanka.(10/15/2014 5:12:05 PM)
Administrative Staff College inks pact with Maldives
Administrative Staff College of India (ASCI), on Friday, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Maldives to extend cooperation in training the staff of the island nation’s Civil Service Commission (CSC), the senior officers of the Maldives Civil Service (MCS) and the trainers of its Civil Service Training Institute (CSTI).(10/17/2014 9:28:31 AM)
Maldives will censor all books to protect Islamic codes
In a move condemned by free speech advocates, the islands government moves to curb literature and poetrys adverse effects on society Poetry and literature will have to be approved by the Maldivian government before they are published in the country, according to new regulations which have been described as a disaster for freedom of expression by free speech campaigners. Published earlier this ...(9/25/2014 8:58:30 AM)
Nepal enters quarter-finals after defeating Maldives in Asiad
Nepal has defeated the Maldives by seven wickets to advance to the quarter-finals of the men's Asian Games Cricket tournament held at Yeonhui Cricket Ground in Incheon, South Korea on Sunday.(10/4/2014 9:59:02 PM)
India to step up military ties with Sri Lanka and Maldives
India to step up military ties with Sri Lanka and Maldives(10/21/2014 2:28:43 AM)
With eye on China, India to step up military ties with Sri Lanka and Maldives
India will step-up defence cooperation with Sri Lanka and Maldives, in tune with its policy to steadily boost military ties with countries in Indian Ocean.(10/20/2014 2:22:34 PM)
Source: Yahoo