Jul 13, 2021 04:10 PM IST
While two Go First flights to Maldives will operate per week from July 15, the frequency will be increased to four per week from August 1. From September onwards, the airline plans to operate daily flights.
- Jul 12, 2021 01:31 PM IST
In June, the Ministry of Tourism Maldives announced that it would issue on-arrival tourist visas to South Asian travellers from July 15.
- Jul 07, 2021 05:01 PM IST
German health agency Robert Koch Institute has lifted its ban on travellers from five countries -- India, Nepal, Russia, Portugal, and the United Kingdom. On July 7, these countries were reclassified as “high-incidence areas” instead of the “virus variant country” category.
- Jun 18, 2021 11:30 AM IST
Maldives, which has otherwise tackled the pandemic with meticulous attention to detail, isn’t sure how to staff its hospitals for the next crisis.
- Jun 07, 2021 09:57 PM IST
The 193-member General Assembly voted on Monday to elect the President, who will preside over the 76th session of the UN body that will commence in September.
- May 12, 2021 12:59 PM IST
Maldives recorded over 1500 new infections on May 11 that took the total tally to over 38,000 cases.
- May 06, 2021 10:57 PM IST
Images from state TV channel PSM showed security services securing the scene of the incident in the capital Male.
- Apr 23, 2021 09:06 AM IST
In a series of travel advisories on Thursday, the authorities also urged Americans to reconsider travel to China and Nepal; exercise increased caution while travelling to Sri Lanka and exercise normal travel precaution to Bhutan, which has been given Level 1, the safest level for travelling overseas.
- Feb 21, 2021 01:01 PM IST
"Cordial meeting with Defence Minister @MariyaDidi . Useful exchange on our defence cooperation. India will always be a reliable security partner for the Maldives," he tweeted.
- Feb 20, 2021 06:36 PM IST
Jaishankar, who arrived here on the first leg of his two-nation tour that will also take him to Mauritius, handed over 100,000 additional doses of COVID-19 vaccine to the Foreign Minister and Health Minister Kerafa Naseem.
- Jan 19, 2021 07:24 PM IST
MEA said India will supply COVID-19 vaccines to partner countries over the coming weeks and months in a phased manner keeping in view the domestic requirements.
- Dec 21, 2020 07:59 PM IST
The Mumbai-Male flights will operate under the bilateral air bubble arrangement established between India and the Maldives, the airline said in a press release.
- Dec 05, 2020 11:05 AM IST
The highest point in the Maldives is less than 1.5 metres above sea level and in the past 15 years the temperature and water levels have been rising menacingly and the nation is sinking helplessly. Naysayers predict that by the turn of the century, the Maldives would vanish off the map – it would be buried in the turquoise waters.
- Sep 30, 2020 11:10 AM IST
The financial assistance was announced first during a virtual meeting with External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and provided through a Treasury Bond sale to the State Bank of India (SBI), Male which has a tenure of 10 years for repayment, the statement said.
- Sep 20, 2020 05:26 PM IST
The Indian Ocean archipelago, renowned for its luxury resorts, has been badly hit by the pandemic, with foreign tourists failing to flock back in large numbers after international flights restarted in mid-July.
- May 17, 2020 01:27 PM IST
The Indian Navy ship INS Jalashwa under "Operation Samudra Setu" with 588 evacuees from the Maldives arrived at the Cochin Port at 11.30 am on Sunday
- May 16, 2020 12:45 PM IST
In its Phase 2 of Operation Samudra Setu, INS Jalashwa left Male for Kochi with 588 Indian citizens including 70 women, 21 children and 497 on board on Saturday morning, a Defence source said here.
- May 09, 2020 04:00 PM IST
INS Jalashwa, participating in Indian Navy's "Operation Samudra Setu" to bring home Indians stuck in foreign countries due to COVID-19 pandemic, has departed from Male port for Kochi with 698 Indian nationals on board on Friday night. It is expected to reach here on Sunday.
- May 05, 2020 07:10 AM IST
While INS Shardul diverted to Dubai to evacuate the expatriates, the spokesperson added.
- Apr 26, 2020 10:27 AM IST
New Delhi must not ignore the twin threats — of Al-Qaeda from the Af-Pak region and Islamic State from the Maldives
- Apr 20, 2020 01:20 PM IST
"The special bond between India and Maldives strengthens our resolve to fight this common enemy together," the prime minister tweeted.
- Feb 01, 2020 08:40 PM IST
The Commonwealth is a key grouping of countries, most of which are former territories of the British Empire.
- Aug 03, 2019 05:20 PM IST
Indian authorities detained Adeeb early on August 1 after they were tipped off by the company operating the Singapore-flagged tugboat carrying him, port and police officials had said.
- Jun 08, 2019 03:31 PM IST
PM Modi said India considers the country as a valued partner with whom it shares deep bonds of history and culture.
- May 29, 2019 02:40 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to travel to the Maldives early next month.