Wednesday May 15
18 per cent increase in British tourists to genocidal Sri Lanka
The increase in British tourists choosing Sri Lanka 'killing fields' as tourist destination comes following the reports and a law-priced air travel campaign by the British Airways, which recently resumed its services with three flights a week from London Gatwick to Colombo via Male.
Sat May 11, 2013
The Straits Times
Maldives home minister sacked ahead of key vote
The Maldivian home minister Mohamed Jameel was sacked on Saturday shortly after he announced his candidature for the vice-presidency in crucial elections in September, the government said.
Thu May 09, 2013
Maldives approaching a critical juncturea with upcoming elections a " UN official
"We are at a critical juncture in the Maldives, and the forthcoming elections will be an important step in its democratic transition," Oscar Fernandez-Taranco, Assistant Secretary-General for Political Affairs, told reporters in the capital, Male.
SriLankan Airlines partners with World Travel Awards
May 09, Colombo: SriLankan Airlines, the national airline of Sri Lanka, has become an event partner with the World Travel Awards for the first ever Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony, to be held in the Maldives this Sunday.
Tue May 07, 2013
Without Warning, Sun Travel & Tours, Owners of Hilton Maldives Iru...
Sun Travel and Tours has abruptly terminated its agreement with hotel giant Hilton to manage the Maldives Iru Fushi Resort leading to the resignation of 30 employees at the property, staff have alleged.
Sun May 05, 2013
Sunday, May 12
1932- The body of the kidnapped son of Charles and Anne Lindbergh is found in a wooded area of Hopewell, New Jersey.
Fri May 03, 2013
Amnesty International USA
Maldives must commute death sentences for two juvenile offenders convicted of murder
The Maldives authorities must commute the death sentences and stop the potential execution of two teenagers who yesterday received capital punishment for a murder allegedly committed when they were under 18, Amnesty International said.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Dhiraagu Upgrades Mobile Data Network - Offers Free Twitter Service
Maldives based mobile network, Dhiraagu has launched HSPA+ network after the completion of successful testing of the technology in greater Male' area.
Fri Apr 19, 2013