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Home Minister Umar Naseer orders preparations for death penalty thumbnail

Home Minister Umar Naseer orders preparations for death penalty

“I order the Maldives Correctional Services to implement the death penalty – as sentenced by the Supreme Court – through the use of lethal injection, and to make all necessary arrangements for the implementation of such sentences,” read the minister’s decree.


Defence Ministry audit reveals MVR6.78 million worth unlawful purchases thumbnail

Defence Ministry audit reveals MVR6.78 million worth unlawful purchases

The auditor general’s report states that MVR4.7 million worth goods and services were purchased through the military’s society SIFCO, contrary to regulations which mandates services below MVR25,000 be purchased after a review of proposals.


Q&A: MP Ahmed Abdulla – Ihavandhoo constituency thumbnail

Q&A: MP Ahmed Abdulla – Ihavandhoo constituency

“I want to see Maldivian citizens enjoy complete domestic or internal independence…In addition to that, we have work to do to ensure financial independence for citizens,” said Ahmed Abdulla. “I believe as long as citizens are not free from financial or monetary slavery, they will not be able to vote freely the way they want.”


Deputy PG seeks Supreme Court assistance in Criminal Court dispute thumbnail

Deputy PG seeks Supreme Court assistance in Criminal Court dispute

Following the Criminal Court’s continued refusal to resume normal activities in the absence of a new prosecutor general, the deputy PG, Hussain Shameem, has sought the Supreme Court’s assistance.


India failed Maldives, MP Hamid tells Indian media thumbnail

India failed Maldives, MP Hamid tells Indian media

“People of Maldives do not think that India is that ‘great country’. We have been disappointed, we have been hounded,” Hamid stated. Meanwhile, India-Maldives ties are being celebrated in Malé this week with a series of cultural events.


Dismissed MNDF Captain seeks reinstatement thumbnail

Dismissed MNDF Captain seeks reinstatement

Captain Abdul Muizz Musthafa is the first of the nine senior officers dismissed last November to press charges. The nine fired were accused of sowing discord within the military during Maldives’ presidential election, 2013.


Party members contesting as independents cost seats: President Yameen thumbnail

Party members contesting as independents cost seats: President Yameen

President Yameen claimed that more than 85 percent of independent candidates were members of the Progressive Party of Maldives, leading to the vote being split among government-aligned candidates.


Q&A: Minister of Tourism Ahmed Adeeb thumbnail

Q&A: Minister of Tourism Ahmed Adeeb

“I do get a lot of criticism, but I believe getting criticism from the opposition is a success in its own right. I also strongly believe that criticism that comes for my decisions is not out of a dislike of me personally, but something that comes along with the cabinet position,” Adeeb said.


Government reveals foreign policy for next five years thumbnail

Government reveals foreign policy for next five years

“The foreign policy of my government will be based, just as those firm policies of President Maumoon, on the principle of mutual respect between countries, respect for the sovereignty of countries,” Yameen said.


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