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You can travel the Maldives on a budget, and my husband and I just did it.We opted to visit Thoddoo, a local island home to fruit plantations and a bikini beach, with more fruit plantations than restaurant choices.

The Conrad Maldives Rangali Island has opened the world's first-ever underwater hotel residence.Its name is "Muraka," which means "coral" in the Maldives' local language Dhivehi.

By: AP | Male | Published: November 2, 2018 8:33:42 am Maldives’ former president Mohamed Nasheed, center, waves to the public in Male, Maldives, Thursday, Nov.(AP Photo) The first democratically elected president of the Maldives returned home Thursday after more than two years in exile to escape a long prison term.

Wanderlusters, your #travelgoals are sure to hit new (sea)levels, once you catch a glimpse of Hilton’s new, otherworldly underwater villa in the Maldives.Hilton's Conrad Hotels & Resorts group have announced that The Muraka at Conrad Maldives Rangali Island is ready to open to the public this month.

Wanderlusters, your #travelgoals are sure to hit new (sea)levels, once you catch a glimpse of Hilton’s new, otherworldly underwater villa in the Maldives.Hilton's Conrad Hotels & Resorts group have announced that The Muraka at Conrad Maldives Rangali Island is ready to open to the public this month.

Four of the five Commission members fled the country a few weeks ago, alleging intimidation and threat to their lives.Supporters of Ibrahim Mohamed Solih celebrate their victory in Male, Maldives.

Written by Arun Janardhanan | Chennai | Updated: October 31, 2018 7:34:07 am Mohamed Nasheed has been in Colombo for three years.Ending his exile from the Maldives, the country’s Supreme Court Tuesday suspended a 13-year jail sentence handed to former President Mohamed Nasheed who now plans to return to Male as early as Thursday.

Maldivian President Yameen Abdul Gayoom casts his vote at a polling station during presidential election day in Male, Maldives.The Maldives’ top court has dismissed the outgoing president’s petition seeking an annulment of last month’s presidential election results.

The company announced today that it's set to launch The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo Resort, a property developed by Belluna Co.“The opening of The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo Resort is a significant addition to our portfolio underscoring a transformative and meaningful wellness proposition for travelers, who are increasingly prioritizing well-being even while on the road.

If you’ve booked a trip to the Maldives the chances are your plan A is to kick back and relax on the beach.However, there are a whole lot of other things you can do in an island paradise, and filling your days with watersports and animal-based excursions will make a trip to the Maldives even more rewarding.

Written by Shubhajit Roy | New Delhi | Updated: September 27, 2018 6:53:02 am Maldives is the only SAARC country that PM Modi has not visited.Modi, who has not visited Maldives so far — his visit was cancelled in March 2015 due to the volatile political situation — is likely to go if the transition process is smooth, sources said.

© Getty Images (photo via Jag_cz / iStock / Getty Images Plus) A unique underwater sculpture garden in the Maldives is being destroyed by police at the request of the country’s outgoing president.au, police with pickaxes smashed the British art installation at the Fairmont Maldives Sirru Fen Fushi resort.

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By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: September 24, 2018 9:47:11 pm Maldives’ opposition presidential candidate Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, center, jumps as he walks in a street march with supporters in Male, Maldives.Earlier today, congratulating opposition candidate Ibrahim Mohamed Solih on his victory in the presidential polls, India said the election marks the triumph of democratic forces in the Maldives.

Written by Arun Janardhanan | Chennai | Updated: September 23, 2018 5:18:42 am Maldives President Yameen spoke to The Indian Express about the charges against his regime, Chinese debt trap and the ‘India First’ policy.In his first ever interview with an international media, Yameen spoke to The Indian Express about the charges against his regime, Chinese debt trap and the ‘India First’ policy.

Written by Arun Janardhanan | Chennai | Updated: September 23, 2018 7:10:45 am Maldives President  Abdulla Yameen.Interview | India is oldest ally but Maldives open for businesses When asked about charges of running an authoritarian regime, Yameen said “justice is blind”.

By: Lifestyle Desk | New Delhi | Published: September 18, 2018 8:19:04 pm Sonakshi Sinha is giving us major travel goals.Just a few weeks back, Parineeti Chopra was seen in picturesque locations and now it’s Sonakshi Sinha who is giving us travel goals.

(Reuters) The main Maldives opposition party said on Wednesday that President Abdulla Yameen’s government must ease “draconian” visa measures limiting the number of foreign journalists coming to cover a presidential election on September 23.The main opposition Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP) said in a statement that visa rules were aimed at keeping foreign journalists out “in order to reduce scrutiny of (Yameen’s) unlawful and unconstitutional behaviour”.

“This being a serious incident, the Aircraft Accident Investigation Bureau (AAIB) has been informed (about it).Both the pilots have been put off the roster,” a senior DGCA official said.

Written by Kriti Sonali | New Delhi | Published: September 3, 2018 10:02:17 am A few more photos emerged where Saif Ali Khan can be seen all excited for the family vacation in Maldives.A few more photos emerged where Saif can be seen all excited for this family holiday.
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