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India transports 1,000 tons of fresh water to Maldives

An Indian Navy vessel and an Air Force aircraft carrying nearly 1,000 tons of fresh water reached Male on Sunday as India mounted a major effort to help the Maldivian capital that is reeling from......

India rushes drinking water to parched Maldives capital

With the Maldives facing a national crisis after a fire in its capital's lone water treatment plant, India on Friday sent nearly 200 tons of water by air and dispatched a naval vessel carrying a......

Yameen sworn in as new Maldivian President

Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom was today sworn in as the 6th President of the Maldives, ending nearly two years of political turmoil that threatened to isolate the country internationally. Yameen, the......

Maldives polls: Unexpected defeat for Nasheed, Yameen wins

Abdulla Yameen, half-brother of former autocratic ruler Maumoon Abdul Gayoom, on Saturday clinched an unexpected victory in the presidential run-off elections by defeating former President Mohamed......

Maldives president steps down ahead of run-off polls

In the face of pressure from the world community, Mohamed Waheed has stepped down as president of the Maldives on the eve of the second round of the country's controversy-ridden presidential polls.......

GMR sticks to $1.4 bln claim for Male contract termination

With a legal tussle on between the Maldivian government and GMR over termination of a contract to develop Male international airport, the Indian infrastructure firm on Friday said it......

GMR seeks $1.4 billion in damages from Maldives

Indian infrastructure major GMR on Friday sought a compensation of $1.4 billion from Maldives for the ‘wrongful termination’ of its 25-year contract to develop and operate the Male......

Why GMR's project was not good for Maldives

In the 1960s, Maldives was not the tourist hotspot it is today. Fishing was the main occupation. Every week, a Ceylonese (as Sri Lankans were then termed) carrier operated a flight to and from......

Maldivians feared loss of forex from GMR deal

Ever since Indian infrastructure developer GMR took over the operations of the Male airport, there has been a significant shortage in dollars, which put a strain on the country's economy, Maldivian......

Tata Housing not to pull out of Maldives

Tata Housing Development Company on Monday ruled out pulling out of Maldives and is discussing with the government there regarding an alternate site for a housing project following plans to......

PHOTO: Lisa Haydon vacations in Maldives

Here's what your favourite Bollywood celebrities are tweeting. Actress-model Lisa Haydon is currently enjoying her Diwali vacation in the Maldives, and tweeted a few pictures. 'Big day out on......

Pooja Bhatt ropes in Maldives singer for Jism 3

Pooja Bhatt has roped in singer Unoosha aka Kiddy from Maldives to sing for her next film Jism 3. Unoosha had earlier sung an English song called Heywalla in Jism 2. She is the first singer......

SAFF Cup semis: India beat Maldives 1-0; to face Afghanistan in final

India beat Maldives 1-0 on Monday to make the SAFF Cup final for a record ninth time. Defender Arnab Mondal's late strike (86 min) of a set-piece move powered India through to the summit clash.......

Indians lift mixed doubles-title at Maldives badminton

Indian duo K Nandagopal and K Maneesha clinched the Li-Ning Maldives International Badminton Challenge mixed-doubles title after registering a straight-game victory over Dae Sung Kim and Bo Kyung......

Nehru Cup: Cameroon beat Maldives, set up final with India

Cameroonmade light work of Maldives, beating the islanders 3-1, to set up a summit showdown with hosts India in the Nehru Cup football tournament in New Delhi. Kingue Mpondo was the star of the day......

Nehru Cup: Maldives scrape past Syria

A goal by Ahmed Rasheed deep into second half stoppage timesaw Maldives edge past Syria 2-1 and stay in the hunt for a place in the final of the Nehru Cup at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on Monday.......

Nehru Cup: Chhetri brace leads India to win over Maldives

Skipper Sunil Chhetri led by example scoring twice while Syed Rahim Nabi found the target once, as India posted a convincing 3-0 win over Maldives for their second victory in the Nehru Cup football......
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Q. When all SAARC Heads of State/Government were invited, why media made it Pak-centric event ?
Syed Ilyas:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/when-all-saarc-heads-of-stategovernment-were-invited-why-med/27465523/answers/

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Q. apne desh ke news ke alawa aap aur kis dekh ki khabron ke baare me jaan ne ko utsuk rehte hein?
Proud Mom:  A. Because our Problems with Pakistan is a Bigger Issue than Our relation with Bhutan, Nepal, Bangladesh or Maldives or sri lanka more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/apne-desh-ke-news-ke-alawa-aap-aur-kis-dekh-ki-khabron-ke-ba/27463440/answers/27465534

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Q. Which are all the eastern countries ?
Jameel Ahmed:  A. Maldives, Toga, Haiti etc more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-are-all-the-eastern-countries-/27306488/answers/27463445

  Web results for Maldives
Steps to secure release of teacher jailed in the Maldives

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu Chief Minister Oommen Chandy meets Janakiamma, mother of K.K. Jayachandran, in Kozhikode on... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/kozhikode/steps-to-secure-release-of-teacher-jailed-in-the-maldives/article6690592.ece?ref=relatedNews
A teary thanks from Jayachandran

Comment · print · T T T+· T- K.K. Jayachandran, the schoolteacher who was released from Maldivian jail, being greeted by his daughter... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/kozhikode/a-teary-thanks-from-jayachandran/article6730437.ece?utm_source=MostPopular&utm_medium=Kozhikode&utm_campaign=WidgetPromo
Da Gama dilemma

* KOZHIKODE ...but in the East, tradition is always a terrible romancer. So we will still continue to believe that here old Da Gama first cast... ...

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Jailed teacher back from Maldives

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu K.K. Jayachandran with his daughter and wife at the Calicut Press club on Friday. Photo: S.... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/kerala/jailed-teacher-back-from-maldives/article6729040.ece?utm_source=MostPopular&utm_medium=Kerala&utm_campaign=WidgetPromo
Husband illegally detained in Maldives, says woman

Comment · print · T T T+· T- TOPICS She has appealed to Union Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj seeking K.K. Jayachandran's... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/kerala/husband-illegally-detained-in-maldives-says-woman/article6668156.ece?ref=relatedNews

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