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Maldives ruling party sacks leader after revolt

The Maldives' ruling party has sacked the country's former strongman president Maumoon Abdul Gayoom as its leader after he led an unsuccessful rebellion against his half-brother, who is now in power.

Brain regulates social behaviour differently in males and females: Study

Brain regulates social behaviour differently in males and females: Study

The brain regulates social behaviour differently in males and females and certain drugs for psychiatric disorders may have opposite effects on the two sexes, says a study.

Smoking is definitely a male thing!

Smoking is definitely a male thing!

Although men and women are equally influenced by tobacco, males tend to smoke more than females, finds new research that investigated gender differences in tobacco use among hunter-gathering egalitarian tribes.

Maldives: To 'sunny side of life' with sea, beaches, palms 

Maldives: To 'sunny side of life' with sea, beaches, palms 

Maldives is a breathtaking place for vacation!

Arrested Maldives vice prez threat to national security: Abdulla Yameen

Maldives President Abdulla Yameen on Sunday branded his deputy a threat to national security after his arrest over an alleged attempt to assassinate Yameen in a speedboat bombing last month.

Sushma Swaraj arrives in Maldives on two-day visit

 External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj arrived here on Saturday on a visit to the Maldives during which she will restart the Joint Commission which meets tomorrow after a hiatus of 15 years to focus on cooperation in health, energy and defence sectors among others.

Sushma Swaraj arrives in Maldives on two-day visit

 External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj arrived here on Saturday on a visit to the Maldives during which she will restart the Joint Commission which meets tomorrow after a hiatus of 15 years to focus on cooperation in health, energy and defence sectors among others.

Maldives seeks help to probe blast on President Abdullah Yameen's boat

Maldives seeks help to probe blast on President Abdullah Yameen's boat

A team of foreign investigators would arrive in the Maldives to investigate an explosion which took place on the President`s speedboat, the Maldivian government has said.

Maldives President unhurt in boat blast; wife, aides injured: Official

 The president of the Maldives was unhurt but his wife and two aides were injured in an explosion on board their launch as it approached Male, capital of the Indian Ocean archipelago, a senior aide told Reuters.