- Sri Lanka, India and Maldives take part in trilateral maritime exercise
- Shelters to be built in Hulhule’ ferry service area
- SAARC Secretary General Saleem calls on the President
- It is not permissible for Muslims to enter temples, churches and synagogues- Fiqh Academy
- Wide variety of programs for the youth to be commenced- Maleeh
- Budget problems will be solved when the authorities are made accountable for state expenses- Amir
- Ali Hameed underscores importance of increasing the state reserve
- Japan grants aid of 200 million Yen to Maldives
- Germany grants 3 million Euro project to support for climate neutrality strategy of the Maldives
- President Yameen and First Lady accept invitation for an official visit to Japan
- Postage Stamp Museum inaugurated
- We will seek out drug dealers from which ever country they hide- Home Minister
- Govt wants to reduce taxi fares- Minister
Islamic Minister calls to reject issues raised by UN which are in opposition against Islam
Minister of Islamic Affairs Sheikh Mohamed Shaheem Ali Saeed has called the government to reject all issues raised by the UN Human Rights Commission which are in opposition to the fundamentals of Islam.
Sheikh Shaheem said that the UN Human Rights Committee’s report called the government to permit freedom of religions and abolish flogging and the death penalty and also to give homosexuals their “rights. He said that these issues raised by the UN is against Islam and the constitution and cannot be implemented in the Maldives.
Sheikh Shaheem said that the Ministry rejects all issues raised in the report which against Islam and at the same time agree with the other issues raised which are of benefit to the country.
The Minister noted that the former regime pushed foreign organisations to interfere with the religious issues of the country and threatened the state.