Former president Nasheed has called for thorough screening of foreign preachers.
The pair failed to pass a security clearance test.
An island council used an excavator to dig out an ancient bathing well.
"I hear you," said Arts and Culture Minister Yumna Maumoon.
A speeding van crashed into the divider.
Four boats were caught illegally fishing in Maldivian waters.
About 15,000 Maldivians reside in the neighbouring country.
The number of cases increased 200 percent.
The pace of live slows dramatically during the holy fasting month.
The bus driver fell asleep on the wheel.
An emergency response exercise was conducted as border security was tightened.
The 52-year-old Singaporean man died while undergoing treatment in the capital.
Four students arrested from Negombo are due to be released.
Shima Nafiz went missing after a dinghy capsized.
Most of the inmates were serving jail terms for theft or drug abuse.
The closure came after an audit of prisons in the Maldives.
It was buried in Majeedhiyya school in 1992.