Maldives Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Largely peaceful protest by opposition: Maldives governmentRead the original story

    Nov 28, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    ... release of former president Mohamed Nasheed and other detainees, among other demands. "The MDP had agreed with the Maldives Police Service and the Elections Commission, prior to the protest, to convene the protests in the most peaceful and lawful ...

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  2. Maldives opposition set to regroup for 2nd night of protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2015 | SFGate

    Maldivian policemen patrol the area where supporters of former president Mohamed Nasheed have gathered for a mass rally in Male', Maldives, Friday, Nov. 27, 2015. Hundreds of opposition supporters have started a three-day long protest demanding the release of the country's ex-president and other politicians and activists in jail.

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  3. Maldives opposition stages massive protestRead the original story

    Nov 27, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Maldivian police on Friday broke up a mass protest organized by the opposition Maldivian Democratic Party as thousands of opposition supporters clashed with police. The protest which began earlier on Friday was to be staged for 73 hours, demanding the release of MDP Leader and former President Mohamed Nasheed.

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  4. Maldives police pepper spray opposition protestersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | Al Jazeera

    A number of opposition MPs in the Maldives have been hospitalised after police used pepper spray to suppress a demonstration calling for the release of jailed former president Mohamed Nasheed. Police stepped in after thousands of opposition protestors assembled at the Artificial Beach in the capital Male on Friday for the start of a three-day protest by the Maldivian Democratic Party.

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  5. Maldives police break up protest for ex-president's releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | SFGate

    Supporters of former Maldivian president Mohamed Nasheed participate in a protest rally in Male, Maldives, Friday, Nov. 27, 2015. Hundreds of opposition supporters have started a three-day long protest demanding the release of the country's ex-president and other politicians and activists in jail.

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  6. Maldives opposition demonstrates for ex-president's releaseNov 27, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Supporters of former Maldivian president Mohamed Nasheed participate in a protest rally in Male, Maldives, Friday, Nov. 27, 2015. Hundreds of opposition supporters have started a three-day long protest demanding the release of the country's ex-president and other politicians and activists in jail.

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  7. Biman gets new Boeing aircraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | The Daily Star

    The 162-seat aircraft purchased from Boeing landed at the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport around 5:00pm, said Shahnewaz, director of Biman. "With the joining of Meghdoot today and another Boeing 737-800 aircraft in December, we will expand our route to Colombo in Sri Lanka, Male in Maldives and Guangzhou in China.

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  8. Another new Boeing joins Biman fleetRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | The Daily Star

    ... one in December, our fleet will become stronger and we will open new routes to Colombo in Sri Lanka, Male in Maldives and Guangzhou in China. We will also be able to resume our New Delhi operations," said a top Biman official. Boeing has already ...

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  9. Scuba diver and lionfish at ship wreck Maldives Victory, Pterois volitans, Maldives, North Male AtolRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Divers explore a shipment of British toilets from the Yolanda wreck on November 9, 2015 in Red Sea, Egypt. Yolanda was a Cypriot cargo ship that grounded on Ras Muhammad reef in April 1980.

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  10. India backing Maldives amid political turmoil?Read the original story

    Nov 24, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    Singapore, Nov. 24 : The Ministry of External Affairs on Tuesday did not give a clear picture of India's stance on the political situation in Maldives while insisting that the importance of political pluralism in Maldives has been part of the regular dialogue between both nations. "The importance of political pluralism in Maldives has been part of the regular dialogue between India and Maldives.

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  11. Chinese investments will not "shake" our ties with India: MaldivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2015 | India.com

    New Delhi, Nov 22: Amidst India's concerns over increasing Chinese presence there, the Maldives Chinese today said China's economic presence is felt in almost every corner of the world but asserted that it should not "worry" India, with whom its ties will not be "shaken" by Chinese investors.On a visit here during which she held talks with her Indian counterpart Sushma Swaraj, Maldivian Foreign Minister Duniya Maumoon said that India-Maldives ties have "sufficient depth" and that her country discusses with India almost all issues, including the political situation. "China's economic presence is felt in almost every corner of the world; from Bombay to London, and New York to Sydney.

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  12. Yapp Hung-fai is captain of his own destiny as he stays patient signing with top overseas clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    ... them," said Yapp, who resumed normal club training after a tense two weeks during which Hong Kong also defeated Maldives 1-0 in Male. "There were some unhappy disputes before, but I have never carried them to the pitch as I always do my best in ...

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  13. From a stunning underwater image of a tadpole's point of view to a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... of clupeids. The picture was taken on a shallow reef flat on Kuramathi Island in the Rasdhoo Atoll, Republic of Maldives A panel of expert scientists judged the competition, including Professor Alex Badyaev, a category winner in the 2011, 2012, and ...

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  14. Getting that sinking feeling in tortuous U.N. climate talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | Reuters

    Abdullahi Majeed was a young delegate for the Maldives when low-lying island states warned for the first time in 1989 that climate change and rising seas could "threaten the very survival" of some nations. Now a 60-year-old veteran, Majeed is still repeating that message, one of a handful of delegates to this month's Paris climate summit who have been attending tortuous U.N. negotiations to combat global warming from the start.

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  15. The Climate Vulnerable Forum Has Come of AgeRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2015 | The Daily Star

    The Climate Vulnerable Forum just held its high officials' meeting in Manila under the chairmanship of the government of the Philippines where they prepared the Manila Paris Declaration to be formally adopted at a heads of government meeting of the CVF countries in Paris on November 30. They also agreed on a Road Map for activities from 2016 to 2018. Bangladesh is a founding member of the CVF which was set up by the former President of the Maldives President Nasheed in 2009 just before the Climate Summit in Copenhagen.

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  16. SpiceJet launches direct Dubai-Amritsar flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2015 | DNA India

    ... except Saturdays. Dubai is one of SpiceJet's six international destinations Dubai, Bangkok, Colombo, Kabul, Male (Maldives), and Muscat. "In line with the aviation tradition to mark key milestones, SpiceJet's Boeing 737NG aircraft deployed in this ...

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  17. hong Kong coach Kim Pan-gon is pleased with their progress so far but ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    ... for the match, which coach Kim Pan-gon described as the biggest game in his career. Returning from a long trip to Maldives this morning after a 1-0 win, the team were told to go home and sleep. "It is important to have a quick recovery after such a ...

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  18. [Introduction to Special Issue] Oceans of changeRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2015 | Science

    In Male, the capital of the Maldives, more than 120,000 people live just a meter or so above current sea level. The phrase "climate change" typically evokes thoughts of rising air temperatures or other atmospheric phenomena such as droughts and extreme storms.

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  19. China are coming up next for Hong Kong as coach Kim Pan-gon's charges edge MaldivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    Manager heaps praise on effort of players in Male as they overcome hosts in the heat and humidity with naturalised player Paulo Carreiro settling the issue from penalty spot China's Yu Dabao proves too fast for Bhutan's Chimi Dorji during the mainland's 12-0 rout in their group C World Cup qualifier. Photo: Xinhua Hong Kong struggled in the heat and humidity, but got the result they were looking for yesterday as they edged Maldives 1-0 to set the stage for their crunch match against China in the World Cup qualifiers.

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  20. The best all-inclusive resorts in the world: From Mexico to the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... in the world based on millions of reviews by travellers worldwide. Number one Best All-Inclusive Resort: Kurumba Maldives, in Vihimanafushi, North Male Atoll is a romantic paradise and less pricey than many Indian Ocean resorts Taste of paradise: ...

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