Hot tubs and spas linked to winter disease outbreaks

A new study suggests that disease outbreaks tied to swimming happen even in the winter, and that occurs often after people go in hot tubs or spas.

Jan 11, 2014, 11:07 AM IST

Maldives president orders resort spas to reopen

Mohammed Nasheed said he asked the Supreme Court to decide whether operating spas is against the principles of Islam.

Jan 04, 2012, 22:15 PM IST

Maldives tourism industry denies spas are brothels

Tourism is a key foreign exchange earner in the Maldives, a popular destination for well-heeled honeymooners.

Jan 02, 2012, 21:03 PM IST