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  • Five years to publish sex offenders' registry

    Five years to publish sex offenders' registry

    Maldives published Monday its first ever registry of convicted sex offenders almost five years after enforcing relevant legislation.

    November 16, 2015
  • Supreme Court annuls woman's stoning ruling

    Supreme Court annuls woman's stoning ruling

    Supreme Court quickly moved Sunday to annul a ruling by a magistrate court in an island that sentenced a woman to be stoned to death for extramarital sex.

    October 18, 2015 1 comment
  • Police arrest woman, minor at guesthouse

    Police arrest woman, minor at guesthouse

    Police apprehended a woman and a young boy engaging in sexual activities at a guest house in reclaimed suburb Hulhumalé late Saturday.According to Maldives Police Service, the apprehended are a 26 year old woman and a teenage boy who is still a mino

    October 18, 2015
  • Judge Ali Hameed cleared of misconduct charge

    Judge Ali Hameed cleared of misconduct charge

    The Judicial Service Commission (JSC) on Wednesday cleared Supreme Court Judge Ali Hameed of extramarital sex allegations against him, and decided not to take any action against the scandal-hit judge.

    June 25, 2014
  • Corruption files 'destroyed in coffee spill'

    Corruption files 'destroyed in coffee spill'

    The Criminal Court has asked the prosecutor general's office to resend case files, sent to the court to charge scandal hit Supreme Court judge Ali Hameed with corruption, claiming that the documents had been "destroyed in a coffee spill."

    May 04, 2014
  • Hollande splits with partner after affair

    Hollande splits with partner after affair

    PARIS, Jan 26, 2014 (AFP) - French President Francois Hollande on Saturday told AFP he has split with his longstanding partner Valerie Trierweiler after his affair with an actress nearly 20 years his junior.

    January 26, 2014
  • Tharoor urges swift inquiry into wife's death

    Tharoor urges swift inquiry into wife's death

    NEW DELHI, Jan 20, 2014 (AFP) - Indian minister Shashi Tharoor, whose wife was found dead in a luxury hotel room, called Sunday for a swift inquiry so the truth "can come out as soon as possible", an official said.

    January 20, 2014
  • Hollande partner leaves hospital

    Hollande partner leaves hospital

    PARIS, Jan 19, 2014 (AFP) - President Francois Hollande's partner emerged from a week's stay in hospital Saturday as the French leader faced calls to clear up his personal life after his affair with an actress was made public.

    January 19, 2014
  • Wife of Indian minister found dead

    Wife of Indian minister found dead

    NEW DELHI, Jan 18, 2014 (AFP) - The wife of prominent Indian minister Shashi Tharoor was found dead Friday in a five-star hotel room in New Delhi after she exposed his alleged adultery with a Pakistani journalist on Twitter.

    January 18, 2014
  • Police arrest prostitute

    Police arrest prostitute

    Police on Tuesday arrested a young woman suspected of being a prostitute.

    January 15, 2014