Monkey’s justice for DRP problem

Stalemate between DRP’s honorary leader ‘Gayoom’ and its leader ‘Thasmeen’ over its control hasn’t bring anything better for their party, as day by day the differences are widening -- creating deep division between two factions. Consequently, their dreams for 2013 are apparently in jeopardy. It is seen vital for them to stay together if they really … Continue reading Monkey’s justice for DRP problem

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DRP MP Kalhey aslo switches party

It’s no surprise to see former DRP member MP Abdu’Raheem (Kalhey) switching his party to MDP. Even last year just for 24 hours he slides in and out to MDP. Amid speculation that MDP is buying up MPs in a bid to gain absolute control of the parliament with the new members joining, the seats directly … Continue reading DRP MP Kalhey aslo switches party

Opposition MP Ali Waheed joins MDP

It was not an ordinary evening for ruling MDP supporters. Hundreds of supporters, party activists alongside with President Nasheed and other senior government officials were enthusiastically waiting at the party rally held in the artificial beach on Friday evening to welcome the defected politicians from main opposition DRP joining their party. The rally commenced stating … Continue reading Opposition MP Ali Waheed joins MDP

Along with political freedom women wearing Hijab increases in Maldives

After reading your (http://terryanzur.blogspot.com/2010/05/fashion-statements.html) article “Fashion Statements”, right away my fingertips scrolled on the keyboard to write an opinion on this topic. Occasionally I read your blog and this is the first time I am giving my thoughts in to one of your article. Well, in Maldives Hijab was not a common seen until beginning … Continue reading Along with political freedom women wearing Hijab increases in Maldives

Maldives: Transfer of Broadcast Assets to Autonomous Body

PRESS RELEASE The InternationalFederation of Journalists (IFJ) welcomes the ruling by the Maldives Civil Court that the assets and budget of the state-owned Maldives National Broadcasting Corporation (MNBC) be handed over to the autonomous andindependent Maldives Broadcasting Corporation (MBC). This transfer is to be effected within twenty days, by which time journalists and other workers … Continue reading Maldives: Transfer of Broadcast Assets to Autonomous Body

Government media attempts to connect recent protests with Uchchu.

Propaganda news are being spread by the government control TV channels concerning the recent week-long protests held in Malé over high commodity and consumer prices. Such misinformation is carried by government control MNBC and Malé TV a privet channel partly owned by State Minister for Housing and Environment Mr. Akram Kamaaluddin. I was able to … Continue reading Government media attempts to connect recent protests with Uchchu.

Riot-police used force to put off protesters gathered at Republican Square over soaring prices

This week to perform weekly Friday Prayers I took my kid to Islamic Center, an architectural landmark where the grand Friday Mosque is located. Unlike previous weeks yesterday from the very outset I noticed that the atmosphere has changed following opposition’s call for mass rally on Friday. After parking my motorcycle near the official Jetty … Continue reading Riot-police used force to put off protesters gathered at Republican Square over soaring prices

MDP thugs impedes into anti-government protests in Malé

Third straight night of peaceful protests in the capital Malé ended with much violence on Monday after alleged ruling MDP thugs intervene to stop it. Unlike previous two nights’ riot police gave their warning to clear the area much early, before 12 midnight as around 50 of MDP supporters along with some leading figures of … Continue reading MDP thugs impedes into anti-government protests in Malé

Hundreds of protesters took to the streets in capital Malé over high living costs and mismanagement of the economy

The situation in Malé seems to be very tense and chaotic following the demonstration. Last night I saw armored vehicles and military trucks parked at the Jumoori Maidhaan (Republican Sq.) to block the protesters coming through the restricted area. At first demonstrators gathered at the artificial beach area located at the east cost of the … Continue reading Hundreds of protesters took to the streets in capital Malé over high living costs and mismanagement of the economy