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Monday |

Slow loris jets in to UK safety

This Bengal Slow Loris has been flown to the UK by British Airways where it will start a new life at Monkey World in Dorset.


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Monday Aug 18 | Global Voices Online

Journalist and Democracy Advocate Ahmed Rizwan Abdulla Missing in the Maldives

See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.


Related Topix: Travel, Asia Travel, World News, Asia, Maldives Travel, Blog News, Male, Maldives Travel

Monday Aug 18 | Xinhuanet

Chinese gov't announces aid to Maldives

The Chinese government has pledged 16 million U.S. dollars in aid to Maldives, the President's Office said on Monday as President Abdulla Yameen continues his visit to China.


Related Topix: Travel, Asia, Asia Travel, Maldives Travel, World News

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Bournemouth Echo

Rare primate rescued during drugs raid to start new life thanks to Monkey World

A RARE protected primate rescued by police during a drugs raid in the Maldives will soon be starting a new life thanks to Dorset's Monkey World .


Related Topix: Asia, World News, Environment, Science

Russia Taday

Russian MP's son to remain in custody in Seattle until hacking trial

Undated family photo taken in Sochi shows Roman Seleznev , the son of a Russian lawmaker from the Liberal-Democratic Party , posing with his partner Anna Otisko and their daughter A US federal judge in Seattle has refused to release on a $1 million bond Russian citizen Roman Seleznyov, who is accused of hacking credit cards' data.


Related Topix: Terrorism, World News, Asia

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Here's a Radical Way to End Vacation Email Overload

Woman sitting on Villingili beach, working with a notebook and mobile phone, surfing in the internet.


Related Topix: The Shangri-Las, Oldies, World News, Asia

Sat Aug 09, 2014


Cathay Pacific A333 at Male on Aug 6th 2014, hydraulic leak

A Cathay Pacific Airbus A330-300, registration B-LAE performing flight CX-601 from Hong Kong to Male , landed on Male's runway 36 but suffered a hydraulic leak disabling the aircraft on the runway and spilling hydraulic fluid onto the runway.


Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A330, World News, Asia

Tue Aug 05, 2014


McCully to Myanmar for Asian Regional Meetings

Foreign Minister Murray McCully travels to Myanmar this week to attend the East Asia Summit Foreign Ministers' Meeting, the ASEAN Regional Forum, and the ASEAN-New Zealand Ministerial Meeting.


Related Topix: Asia, World News


Floating snowflake could be the world's coolest hotel

Architect Koen Olthius says the size of the hotel will help ensure its stability -- guests are unlikely to feel any wave motion.


Related Topix: Travel, Asia Travel, World News, Asia, Maldives Travel

Thu Jul 31, 2014


Israeli Tourists Evacuated From Maldive Islands After Protests Erupt

Israeli tourists in the Maldives had to be evacuated from the island nation after an Israeli surfer removed an anti-Israel sign placed outside a guest house.


Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News, Asia

Wed Jul 30, 2014


.com | Israeli tourists leave Maldives resort after Gaza demo

Ebola's arrival in Lagos, Nigeria has added new fears about the spread of one of the world's deadliest viruses.


Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News, Asia, Nigeria, Travel

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Is Maldives becoming new Jehadi centre, asks Scholar Tufail Ahmad

Tufail Ahmad, director of South Asia Studies Project at the Middle East Media Research Institute, Washington DC feels that under Saudi-Pakistani influence, the Maldivian society is being pushed into the jihadist path.


Related Topix: World News, Asia, Sri Lanka, India,

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Room 8

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Peninsula

Emir, PM congratulate Maldives president

DOHA: HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani sent on Saturday a cable of congratulations to President of the Republic of Maldives on the occasion of his country's Independence Day.


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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Korean News

Kim Yong Nam Greets Maldivian President

Kim Yong Nam, president of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of the DPRK, on Friday sent a message of greeting to Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom, president of the Republic of Maldives, on the occasion of its independence day.


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State Department

Secretary's Remarks: Maldives Independence Day Message

On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I congratulate the people of the Republic of Maldives on the 49th anniversary of your independence on July 26. The United States stands with Maldives as you work to strengthen your young democracy and bring prosperity to all your citizens.


Related Topix: Asia, World News

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Hindustan Times

China gets ready for maritime cooperation with Maldives

China is willing to help Maldives in training its naval personnel and strengthen cooperation in maritime affairs, Beijing's envoy to the country, Wang Fukang, has said.


Related Topix: Travel, Asia Travel, World News, China, Asia, Maldives Travel, Beijing, China Travel, China Travel, Xi Jinping