5 December 2022

NEWS IN PHOTOS

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Male’ City, Before and After Congestion (Part 1)

Malé City is a maze. Scattered with narrow streets and lego-like buildings, everyone would agree that the dense capital city…

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Koagannu — Preserving the Oldest Cemetery, in Hulhumeedhoo

Koagannu Cemetery is the oldest and largest cemetery in the Maldives, located in Hulhumeedhoo. Maritime Asia Heritage Survey wrote, “culturally…

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The First Beauty Contest of the Maldives

In 1953, as part of Republic Day celebrations, President Mohamed Amin Didi hosted the first beauty pageant of the Maldives.…

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Havaru Thinadhoo Depopulation – Part 2: The End of the Secessionist Administration

Part 1 of this series discussed the reasons why the Southern atolls broke away from the central administration in Malé…