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Rights group condemns removal of Maldives Supreme Court justices

Rights group condemns removal of Maldives Supreme Court justices
[JURIST] The International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) [advocacy website] on Thursday condemned [press release] the removal of two Maldives Supreme Court [official website] justices including Chief Justice Ahmed Faiz Hussain. The dismissal of the …
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Travel: The Maldives' secret paradise
Banishment Island – real name Makunudhoo – is one of the most isolated islands in the Maldives, so far removed that it does not even get a passing mention in guidebooks. Over the years it has often been used as a place of banishment, a punishment that …
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The blue lagoons of Maldives
I'm trying to remember when I first went to the Maldives. I think it was 1994 or thereabouts. My trip came about almost by accident. I had gone to Trivandrum for an assignment and somebody asked if I had ever been to the Maldives. I said I had never …
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Long queue outside Mega Maldives with mega promo
Hordes of people have been waiting in line outside Mega Maldives since Saturday night after a special promotion was announced in which the private airline cut down Malaysian two-way tickets to an astounding USD 99 (MVR 1,527). Mega Maldives Public …
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