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2017-11-19 17:00:11 +0500


Jake Gyllenhaal to replace Ben Affleck as Batman?

The second movie featuring Ben Affleck as Batman just premiered and now rumours are spreading that he might be replaced by Jake Gyllenhaal. According to Collider Journalist John Campea, Jake Gyllen...

2017-11-19 16:59:45 +0500


MATATO to host 2nd edition of Maldives Travel Conference on 23rd November

Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators (MATATO) will be hosting the second edition of Maldives Travel Conference on the 23rd of November 2017, at Bandos Island Resprt and Spa.Orga...

2017-11-18 17:30:00 +0500


Miranda Kerr expecting first child with husband Evan Spiegal

The Australian Model is going to become a mom of two! It has been reported that Miranda Kerr is expecting her first child with husband Evan Spiegal.The news has been confirmed by PEOPLE.com, "Miran...

2017-11-18 17:28:56 +0500


Amazon is making a Lord of the Rings TV series

Amazon Studios have announced that they are producing a new TV series based on 'The Lord of the Rings' , in partnership with the Tolkien Estate and Trust, HarperCollins and New Line Cinema. Accordi...

2017-11-18 00:42:16 +0500


Twitter is testing a tweetstorm feature

It has been reported that Twitter is testing a tool that lets users create a bunch of linked tweets known as 'tweetstorm.' Currently, these connected tweets are sent out one by one, however with th...

2017-11-18 00:23:31 +0500


Instagram now lets you create stories directly from the mobile website

For a long time, we haven't been able to make too much use of the mobile website of Instagram. However, the company has brought some changes, allowing users to have more access to the features of t...

2017-11-17 16:57:18 +0500


Here's the first look at Fantastic Beasts 2, and the movie's official title

The official title of the second Fantastic Beasts movie has been released, and it's called 'Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald.' But that's not all, we have been given the first look at so...

2017-11-16 22:43:49 +0500


Hong Kong airline announces plans to commence regular operations to Maldives

Hong Kong airlines have announced plans to resume operations to the Maldives, from 16th January 2018 onwards. The airline will be operating flights three-times per week upon commencement next year....

2017-11-16 16:18:52 +0500


Snapchat is getting redesigned, says CEO Evan Spiegal

What's wrong with Snapchat? Everyone seems to love it, and enjoy it. With hundreds of new users joining the application each day, it has become widely popular around the world since it's release in...

2017-11-16 01:55:43 +0500


Cristiano Ronaldo's girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez poses with newborn

Georgina Rodriguez, the model girlfriend of the world famous football player Cristiano Ronaldo, gave birth to his fourth child (and their first) on 12th November 2017. The couple shared a picture r...

2017-11-16 01:19:23 +0500


Maldivian enters into a joint venture with Setouchi Holdings

'Maldivian' the flagship carrier of Maldives has formed a new joint venture with Setouchi Holdings, Inc. The agreement was signed by the operator of the airline, Island Aviation Services Limited (I...

2017-11-05 01:19:12 +0500


Beyonce is going to star in Disney's Live-Action 'Lion King'

Guess what guys? Disney has introduced the full cast for its upcoming live-action 'Lion King.' But that's not the best part, Beyoncé is going to be portraying Nala! The remake of Disney's classic 1...

2017-11-05 01:18:47 +0500


Bill Skarsgård on preparing for the role of Pennywise the Dancing Clown

Bill Skarsgård is the 27 uear old Swedish actor that portrayed the role of Pennywise the Dancing Clown in the movie 'It' (chapter one) based on the which was released on 8th September, 2017, based ...

2017-11-05 01:16:20 +0500


Billboard names Selena Gomez 2017 Woman of the Year

Selena Gomez has been named Billboard's 2017 Woman of the Year. The 25 year old will be honoured at the annual Women and Music dinner and awards gala held by Billboard on the 30th of November, at t...

2017-11-05 01:15:48 +0500


Chili peppers can actually burn extra calories!

If you're someone who loves spicy food - especially the chili peppers, guess what? It can burn off extra calories! A study published in the journal Obesity Open Access has determined that a spice f...

2017-11-05 01:15:09 +0500


Five signs that you are successful

Success does not always mean being at the top of your career or having a large bank account. It goes a lot further than being career-focused, as eventually it is how you live your life that determi...

2017-11-05 01:14:15 +0500


Four common foods that leads to obesity

Obesity is no joke. It is something that we must take very seriously, and begins with the food that we put in our body. Most of these processed foods offer the pathway to unhealthy weight gain, we ...

2017-11-05 01:11:41 +0500


Lack of sleep makes us eat more calories than usual

If you are feeling sleep deprived, better be careful about what you put on your plate, because it can have a great effect on your waistline! Researchers have determined how much additional calories...

2017-11-05 01:09:30 +0500


Lady Gaga reportedly engaged to Christian Carino

According to US Weekly, Lady Gaga is engaged to her boyfriend Christian Carino. The magazine reports that a source has revealed the singer and her talent agent turned-beau, got 'secretly engaged' o...

2017-11-05 01:08:45 +0500


Netflix has fired Kevin Spacey from House of Cards

Netflix has announced that they have fired the main actor and executive producer of one of their best original shows 'House of Cards.' The streaming service recently revealed that the series will c...

2017-11-05 01:07:56 +0500


One hour of exercise each week reduces depression, according to research

Exercising has countless benefits for our physical health, but a new study has determined that the benefits go further than just our lungs or biceps - it is good for our mental health.According to ...

2017-11-05 01:07:06 +0500


Ryan Reynolds on the moment he knew Blake was 'the one'

Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively are undoubdetly one of the most adorable couple in the world. They make us believe in love, and that it can be fun and romantic at the same time. Now parents of two b...

2017-11-05 01:05:53 +0500


Pick Maldives assigns M7 Print as the printing partner of Photo Story Book

Pick Maldives has assigned M7 Print Private Limited as the printing partner of Pick Maldives Photo Story Book.The Memorandum of Understanding was signed by the Founder of Pick Maldives Riayath Abdu...

2017-11-05 01:05:35 +0500


Three silent signs of clogged arteries

BaldnessA study conducted with 37,000 men indicated that severe baldness at the crown of the head, suggested the presence of silent Coronary Heart Disease (CHD), despite the age. Another study with...

2017-11-05 01:04:05 +0500


Four unexpected reasons you keep getting pimples

Have you followed the correct beauty remedies to get make your acne disappear but they keep on coming back? Well, even though most of us exfoliate, apply creams, and do what ever we can, we sometim...

2017-11-03 18:13:23 +0500


BML and Fenaka Corporatation signs agreement to expand cash agent service

Bank of Maldives (BML) has signed an agreement with FENAKA Corporation to expand its cash agent services in the atolls of Maldives. The agrement was signed by the CEO and Managing Director of BML, ...

2017-11-03 16:07:02 +0500


Maldives commemorates Victory Day with a special ceremony

Commemoration of Maldives Victory Day was held with a special ceremony on 3rd November. Additionally, several activities are to be conducted by Maldives National Defense Force (MNDF) in order to ma...

2017-11-03 04:18:26 +0500


Bank of Maldives announces discontinuation of issuing printed receipts for ATM withdrawals

Bank of Maldives (BML) has announced that issuing of printed receipts for ATM withdrawals would be discontinued.According to BML, the discontinuation would come into action starting from 8th Novemb...

2017-11-03 03:47:49 +0500


Jennifer Aniston chats with Amy Sedaris on engagement and marriage to Justin Theroux

It's been a little over two years since Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux tied the knot. And for the first time ever, the 48 year old actress has opened up on the October issue of Harper's Bazaar...

2017-11-03 03:43:48 +0500


Corporate Maldives GOLD 100 Gala officially launched in partnership with CTL Strategies

The Corporate Maldives GOLD 100 Gala has been officially launched with their advisory partner CTL Strategies. The launching of the 2018's Gold 100 Gala nominations and selection criteria took place...

2017-11-02 21:34:13 +0500


Air France begins operation of direct flights to the Maldives

The French flagiship carrier, Air France has commenced it's operation of direct flights to the Maldives. AF 222 - the maiden flight of Air France, departed from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport at 2...

2017-11-01 22:34:16 +0500


Islanders Tourism & Hospitality Academy appointed as American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institutes' global education partner

Islanders Tourism and Hospitality Academy (ITHA) has been appointed as a global education partner of American Hotel and Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI) - a world leading hospitality training ...

2017-11-01 22:01:15 +0500


Instagram testing a stop-motion feature for stories

After the release of Instagram's most recent feature for the Stories called 'Superzoom', the application is now testing out a another creative tool called 'Stop Motion.' According to The Verge, Ins...

2017-11-01 17:32:56 +0500


Alitalia commences scheduled operations to the Maldives

The rome-based flagship carrier of Italy, 'Alitalia' has begun it's direct operations to the Maldives on 1st November 2017. In order to inaugurate the direct scheduled services by Italy's national ...

2017-11-01 17:04:05 +0500


Qatar Airways commences operations to Maldives on Airbus A350

Qatar Airways has commenced operations to the Maldives for the winter season with one of the most modern aircraft's in the world; the Airbus A350.Becoming the first ever airline to deploy an A350 t...

2017-11-01 02:11:38 +0500


Here's the meaning behind the final scene of Stranger Things 2

The season of two of Netflix' beloved show Stranger Things premiered on 27th October, and people are loving it! But if you haven't watched the entire season, then better avoid this if you do not wa...

2017-11-01 02:11:03 +0500


KJ Apa talks about Archie's music on Riverdale

Archie Andrews is our Riverdale bae, but did you know how much the character and the actual actor has in common? For instance, they are both athletes, and musicians. That's right, when you here Arc...

2017-11-01 02:10:28 +0500


Maldives Travel Awards Guesthouse Edition held at Maafushi Island

The first ever Guesthouse Edition of the Maldives Travel Awards was held at Maafushi Island on the 30th October 2017. The awarding ceremony organised by Maldives Association of Travel Agents and To...

2017-11-01 00:36:15 +0500


The first ever Techstart Startup Weekend Maldives has concluded

The first ever Techstar Startup Weekend has concluded on 29th October 2017. The Startupweekend was supported by Dhiraagu, Ministry of Economic Development - Enterprise Development, UNDP Youth Co:la...

2017-10-31 00:48:30 +0500


The Duffer Brothers haven't decided on how long Stranger Things will last

The season two of everyone's favourite Netflix show 'Stranger Things' premiered  just recently on 27th October 2017 (and I finished watching it in about three days). And it was even more amazing th...

2017-10-31 00:47:56 +0500


Here's what Mindhunter Season 2 will focus on

If you haven't already watched it, then you must have at least heard of it. The most recent Netflix original series that everyone is obsessing over? Mindhunter.The series set in late 70's - Mindhun...

2017-10-30 23:34:37 +0500


South Asian Travel Awards (SATA) 2018 to be held in India

The second edition of the South Asian Travel Awards (SATA) was recently concluded on the night of 28th October. During the awarding gala night, the organisers announced that the third edition is go...

2017-10-30 23:33:52 +0500


Maldives receives three destination awards at SATA 2017

Maldives has achieved three prestigious destination titles at the South Asian Travel Awards (SATA) 2017.The second edition of SATA Gala and awarding ceremony took place on 28th October, at Equator ...

2017-10-30 01:47:00 +0500


Five things to do to beautify the skin while sleeping

1. Keep the face cleanIt is important to ensure that your skin breaths properly throughout the night. The first step to making this possible is to washing your face right before bedtime. It will ri...

2017-10-30 01:19:51 +0500


WhatsApp is now letting users delete sent messages

How often does it happen that you accidentally send a message to the wrong group, or want to rewrite what you sent before but it's too late? WhatsApp has rolled out a brand new feature that is goin...

2017-10-30 00:46:14 +0500


Cristiano Ronaldo announces the name of his soon to be born baby

Cristiano Ronaldo has publicly announced the name of his unborn child, through a live Instagram post. The 32 year old Football star turned to Instagram's 'Live Chat' with his girlfriend and mother ...

2017-10-29 18:09:25 +0500


Maldives receives 24 accolades at the South Asian Travel Awards 2017

The South Asian Travel Awards (SATA) 2017 was officially launched on the 27th of October, at Equator Village in Addu City. The event began with networking sessions, with an introduction of an exclu...

2017-10-29 00:16:52 +0500


South Asian Travel Awards (SATA) 2017 has been officially launched

South Asian Travel Awards (SATA) 2017 has been officially launched on 27th October during an event held at Equator Village in Addu City. The event was launched with networking sessions titled “oppo...

2017-10-28 22:50:21 +0500


Ooredoo Maldives partners with Agoda to provide exclusive benefits to Club Premier members

Ooredoo Maldives has partnered with the online booking service Agoda, to provide special privileges for it's Club Premier Members.The telecommunications provide made the announcement of it's partne...

2017-10-28 00:45:14 +0500


Here's why Kit Harington does not like taking too many selfies with fans

In an interview with the Guardian, the british actor spoke about the certain difficulties that comes with being a world-famous celebrity. Kit Harrington said that the best year of filming Game of T...

2017-10-28 00:20:43 +0500


Neil Patrick Harris on ‘A Series Of Unfortunate Events’ Season 2

The first season of ‘A Series Of Unfortunate Events’ by Netflix was released in January 2017, with Lemony Snicket giving us a glimpse into the Baudelaire children's hapless life after the death of ...

2017-10-27 22:31:14 +0500


Velana International Airport reveals 3 new departure gate and expanded barrage carousels

The main airport of the Maldives - Velana International Airport (VIA) - has unveiled three new departure gates and an expanded barrage carousel, coinciding with the peak tourist season.On 25th Octo...

2017-10-27 19:34:22 +0500


Microsoft is reportedly working on a foldable device

According to Windows Central, Microsoft is working on a mobile device referred to as 'Andromeda' on the internet. Sources have reported to the blog that Andromeda would be a foldable device running...

2017-10-26 00:30:04 +0500


Shawarma Lounge opens outlet in Male' City

A food brand of Om Ganeshya Food and Beverages Private Limited, Shawarma Lounge has opened a franchise in the capital city of Maldives, Male'. One of the nine Food and Beverages brand owned by the ...

2017-10-26 00:10:53 +0500


Brand new resort 'Fushifaru Maldives' welcomes first group of guests

The brand new resort in Lhaviyani Atoll, Fushifaru Maldives has opened it's doors and welcomed the first group of guests to the pristine island. The island situated on the north eastern edge of Faa...

2017-10-25 23:49:39 +0500


Ayady Takaful receives ‘Takaful Window/Unit of the Year’ award by IFSSA

Ayady Takaful has been honoured with the accolade 'Takaful Window/Unit of the Year' by the Islamic Finance Forum of South Asia (IFFSA).The second edition of the prestigious IFFSA awards was held on...

2017-10-25 23:28:32 +0500


TTM Supplier Expo announced as part of Travel Trade Maldives 2018

A Supplier Expo has been announced as a part of the 2018 Travel Trade Maldives (TTM), scheduled to take place from 1st to 3rd May next year. Organised by the local PR firm Maldives Getaways, the ma...

2017-10-25 01:09:53 +0500


Facebook officially rolls out 'Explore Feed' to all users

Facebook had been testing an alternative News Feed named the 'Explore' feed, and now the social networking company has confirmed (via TechCrunch), that it will be rolling out to all platforms. When...

2017-10-25 00:53:15 +0500


Four nutritonal benefits of canned tuna

Did you know that canned tuna actually has nutrional benefits? 1. It is high in omega 3Omega 3 fats are good for us as it is an essential type of fat for our health that cannot be produced by the b...

2017-10-24 23:58:01 +0500


Ooredoo Maldives wins two Stevie International Business Awards

Ooredoo Maldives has earned two Stevie International Business Awards under the bronze category for 2017's Most Innovative Company of the Year, and  the Best New Product or Service of the Year for m...

2017-10-24 23:51:54 +0500


Sirru Fenfushi to open in December 2017

The brand new ultra-luxury resort being developed on the island of Gaakoshibee in northern Shaviyani Atoll, Sirru Fenfushi will welcoming guests in December of this year. The upcoming five-star res...

2017-10-24 00:02:56 +0500


Baros Maldives crowned Resort Hotel of the Year by SLH Hotel Awards 2017

Baros Maldives has received titled 'Resort Hotel of the Year' by Small Luxury Hotels of the World (SLH).The winners of the SLH Hotel Awards 2017 under fourteen categories were announced at the SLH ...

2017-10-24 00:02:03 +0500


Ooredoo Maldives appoints new Managing Director

The international telecom provider has appointed a new managing director for Ooredoo Maldives. The company made the announcment through a press release on 23rd October, stating the Chairman of Oore...

2017-10-23 23:58:35 +0500


Second edition of Maldives Medical and Health Expo to be held in November

MV Medicals has announced the second edition of Maldives Medical and Health Expo. The 2017 expo in collaboration with India's Midlife Asia, is going to be held from 9th to 11th November at the Nati...

2017-10-23 23:58:06 +0500


Five benefits of Grapefruit juice

Contains low caloriesIf you are looking for a beverage that does not cost you a ton of calories, then go for grapefruit juice. A medium sized grapefruit can provide about 70 calories, with a genero...

2017-10-23 00:01:28 +0500


Blade Runner 2049 villian 'luv' was inspired by Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift did not shy away from pointing out all the drama that has revolved around her for the past few years on her new music video 'Look What You Made Me Do' of her latest album 'Reputation'....

2017-10-23 00:00:28 +0500


Dream Hotel Group opening two resorts in Maldives

Dream Hotel Group has signed on to develop two resorts in the Maldives with local entrepreanure Mohamed Manik and Alpha Kinam Holdings. The hotel brand and management company will be introducing Th...

2017-10-23 00:00:00 +0500


Imtiaz Ali says he would like to change a lot of things in 'Jab We Met'

Jab We Met is one of the most notable movies by director Imtiaz Ali. It has received quite a lot of popularity in the romantic-category of the Bollywood Industry. However, Imtiaz Ali does not seem ...

2017-10-22 23:57:29 +0500


Shah Rukh Khan: "why should I want to be someone else?"

According to Shah Rukh Khan if he finds himself getting affected by the success of his peers, the fame and stardome he has will be of no use.Renowned as the King of Bollywood, there is no reason fo...

2017-10-21 18:00:13 +0500


Game of Thrones season eight script made Kit Harington extremely emotional

While fans are already feeling sad about HBO's hit drama show coming to an end, it does not even come close to how the cast feels - particularly our beloved Jon Snow (Kit Harington). Kit appeared o...

2017-10-21 17:24:49 +0500


Marvel's The Punisher to premiere on November 17

Netflix has finally announced the release date of their anticipated original series 'Marvel's The Punisher.' The first season consisting of thirteen episodes, is scheduled to premiere on 17th Novem...

2017-10-21 02:22:43 +0500


Netflix planning to release 80 original movies in 2018

Netflix came and conquered the TV industry, and now it's focusing attention to the movie industry. Netflix has had a rapid growth recently, compared to how it used to be. After producing Netflix Or...

2017-10-21 02:22:23 +0500


Naladhu Maldives titled world's best resort by Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards

Naladhu Private Island Maldives has been titled 'best resort in the world' by Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards 2017.The luxurious resort has earned the number one spot in the list of 50 b...

2017-10-21 02:19:29 +0500


Tim Cook says Mac Mini will be an important part of Apple's future product lineup

It has been three years since Apple has updated the Mac Mini, and it has left fans wondering whether the company decided to kill it off. But there's no need to worry, because Tim Cook has confirmed...

2017-10-20 03:55:32 +0500


WhatsApp announces live location feature

On October 17th, the popular messaging app announced a new feature that they are rolling out to all users across the globe called 'live location.' With this update, WhatsApp users can share their r...

2017-10-20 03:54:27 +0500


Four reasons why coconut oil is good for the skin

Coconut oil has started to play a major role when it comes to beauty routines. It is a completely pure, and does not contain any chemical or additives, and is often used as a natural substitute for...

2017-10-20 03:53:17 +0500


Facebook is testing a feature where statuses disappear

Facebook is reportedly testing a new feature called 'temporary profile status.' According to BuzzFeed, the new features allows Facebook users to post a short-lived status updates of 101 characters ...

2017-10-19 00:21:51 +0500


Company Secretaries Training Program launched by Capital Market Development Authority and Women on Boards

Institute of Corporate Directors and secretaries of Capital Market Development Authority (CMDA), in collaboration with Women on Boards (WOB), has initiated a Company Secreteries Training Program. T...

2017-10-19 00:08:14 +0500


Mobile App Software Development Challenge to be held from 20th - 23rd November 2017

A mobile application software development challenge titled 'Five Best App Challenge' is set to take place from the 20th to 23rd November 2017. The competition is going to be organised by the Minist...

2017-10-18 23:49:15 +0500


LUX* North Male' Atoll scheduled to open in early 2018

LUX* Resorts & Hotels is preparing to unveil the transformation of Olhahali picnic island, into what they are claiming would be the most 'innovative resort' in the Maldives. The property is exp...

2017-10-18 23:28:42 +0500


MoU signed between Pick Maldives and Maldives TV for tourism promotion

Operator of the photo book; 'Pick Maldives' and the first ever international television channel of the country 'Maldives TV', has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), to promote Maldives as ...

2017-10-18 00:59:08 +0500


The first National Food Safety Policy of Maldives officially launched

On 16th October 2017, with commemoration of World Food Day, Maldives introduced the first ever National Food Safety Policy. The policy for 2017 uptil the year 2026, was launched by the Minister of ...

2017-10-18 00:58:43 +0500


Maldivian assigned as exclusive travel partner for Maldives first Integrated Guesthouse Island

'Maldivian' the flagship carrier of Maldives has been assigned as the exclusive travel partner for the country's first ever guesthouse island project of Baresdhoo.On the 9th of October 2017, an MOU...

2017-10-18 00:58:16 +0500


Microsoft adds a new 15-inch model for Surface Book 2

Microsoft has just raised their game, and Apple better watch out. On 17th October, Microsoft revealed the new Surface Book 2 hybrid laptops, and this time the tech-company introduced the world to a...

2017-10-18 00:56:21 +0500


Marvel Studios releases first full-length trailer for Black Panther

If you haven't already seen it, get ready for an epic ride! Marvel Studios dropped the first full-length trailer for Black Panther on 16th October, and it is nothing like we have seen from Marvel r...

2017-10-17 00:04:44 +0500


Third Hotelier Maldives GM Forum scheduled for April 18, 2018

Third Hotelier Maldives GM Forum has been scheduled to take place on the 18th of April, 2018. According to Hotelier Maldives, the third forum would be held in the first ever resort to open in the c...

2017-10-16 23:51:25 +0500


Tertiary hospital at Addu City to be launched next year

Ministry of Housing and Infrastructure has unveiled the establishment of a tertiary hospital at Addu City, which is expected to be completed and launched by the end of June 2018. According to the H...

2017-10-16 23:28:17 +0500


Cheat days are not going to boost your metabolism

So you have a weekly workout routine and a diet plan, but there is one day everyone ticks off as a 'cheat day', eating just about anything and everything that has been restricted according to your ...

2017-10-16 22:39:32 +0500


'Game of Thrones' star Sophie Turner and singer Joe Jonas are engaged

First Jon Snow and Yigritte, and now Sansa Stark. Is this the engagement season for Game of Thrones stars? It looks quite like it is. Just a month after the announcement that Kit Harington and Rose...

2017-10-16 00:35:29 +0500


Additional flights expected at Velana Internaitonal Airport for the winter season

Velana International Airport (VIA) is expected to see an increase in the number of flights over the upcoming winter holiday season. According to Minister Mohamed Saeed - the incharge of Velana Itne...

2017-10-16 00:20:05 +0500


September 2017 records considerable increase in import and export of goods

The Maldives Customs Services has reported a considerable increase of goods imported and exported to the country in September 2017. According to the statistics published by the Maldives Customs Ser...

2017-10-16 00:17:40 +0500


Demi Lovato recalls the Camp Rock scene where she 'fell in love' with Joe Jonas

Rumours have recently been going around stating that Demi might have written a song about her Bff; Nick Jonas - who, some are claiming that she has feelings for. However, both singers have remained...

2017-10-16 00:16:48 +0500


Here's what to expect from 13 Reasons Why season two

Hannah Baker's story is not over yet. Though we got our 'thirteen reasons' for why she decided to take her own life, there are still more stories to tell. The Netflix hit drama — based on Jay Asher...

2017-10-15 00:24:05 +0500


Maldives tourism products showcased at TTG Incontri 2017

Maldives tourism products and services have been showcased at the 54th edition of TTG Icontri, held in Italy - Rimini Fiera, Expo Centre. The fair took place from the 12th to 14th October 2017.Mald...

2017-10-15 00:08:03 +0500


World's first Instagram butler unveiled by Conrad Maldives Rangali Island

The five-star resort, Conrad Maldives Rangali Island has introduced the world's first ever Instagram Butler service.The property of Hilton Worldwide is providing their guests to capture the perfect...

2017-10-13 22:42:00 +0500


Apple reportedly working on a foldable iPhone

The 2017 tenth anniversary iPhone X is not even in the market yet, and there are already word about Apple's plans for their iPhone's in the year 2020. (way ahead in the future don't you think?)The ...

2017-10-13 19:36:28 +0500


Taylor Swift announces an app for her fans called 'The Swift Life'

Taylor Swift has spent a year away from the media and social networks. She returned recently with the release of her first single 'Look What You Made Me Do' of her sixth album (after three years), ...

2017-10-13 19:33:58 +0500


Maldives Investment Forum 2017 to be held in Dubai

The fourth edition of the annual Maldives Investment Forum (MIF) is scheduled to beld on 18th December 2017, at the World Trade Centre in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.The announcement regarding the ...

2017-10-13 19:33:19 +0500


First ever medical school in the Maldives to open in 2018

Maldives' first ever medical school would be introduced next year. This was unveiled during a press briefing regarding the establishment of the medical school, by Minister of Health Abdulla Nazim. ...

2017-10-13 19:32:31 +0500


Game of Thrones production to shut down on Kit Harington and Rose Leslie's wedding day

Since the end of Game of Thrones season 7 and with the news of the 8th season not airing until 2019, we have all been a bit down - eagerly waiting for the one of the best tv shows, to return. But r...

2017-10-11 23:12:41 +0500


MITDC awards three plots from integrated guesthouse island project

Three plots from the Maldives' first ever integrated guesthouse island project of Baresdhoo has been awarded by Maldives Integrated Tourism Development Corporation (MITDC).On the morning of 8th Oct...

2017-10-11 23:12:02 +0500


Telegram updated with a handful of new features

The latest instant-messaging service popular among this generation, has released a brand new update with a number of cool features included - namely three.With the latest update to the messaging ap...

2017-10-11 23:11:16 +0500


This is how dairy can affect your skin, but not in a good way!

We are required to have a certain amount of calcium in our body, therefore the main product we reach out to is milk. While milk is an important beverage that can benefit our health in numerous ways...

2017-10-11 23:10:38 +0500


Crib bumpers are not safe for your baby

Get rid of those crib bumpers! They might be padded pieces of fabric cushion that neatly rests on the side, making your baby's bed cozy and well decorated. But does people really care about whether...

2017-10-10 23:35:49 +0500


Twitter to introduce a 'bookmark' feature

Twitter has been doing a few changes lately. Most recently, the social network has put on a extended-character count on trial, allowing certain twitter users to have a character limit of upto to 28...

2017-10-10 23:35:32 +0500


PikPost service launched by Maldives Post

Commemorating the World Post Day, Maldives Post has launched a new service called 'PikPost', allowing customers to collect their package at any time of the day (or night) through self-serving stati...

2017-10-10 23:34:54 +0500


Kit Harington pulled a brutal April fools prank on fiancé Rose Leslie

Kit Harington and Rose Leslie - the on-screen romance that turned into true love. Everyone adores that newly engaged couples, who plays a part in one of the biggest tv series ever, Game of Thrones....

2017-10-10 23:33:25 +0500


Apple's next iPad Pro lineup to come with Face ID

Apple introduced a new feature along with their brand new tenth anniversary special edition iPhone X (ten) - Face ID. The company decided to eliminate fingerprint readers, and included facial recog...

2017-10-09 23:54:06 +0500


Maldives included in the list of Registered Traveller Service's eligible countries'

Maldives has been listed amongst the Passports that are eligible for the Registered Traveller Service, allowing citizines of this country to enter the border of the United Kindgom, and other Europe...

2017-10-09 23:53:46 +0500


Smarter people are more judgemental, according to new study

Admit it, we've all judged someone based on their looks at some point in our life. Even though we know it is bad, and we shouldn't, we still couldn't help it (even at that one time). But if you are...

2017-10-09 23:51:00 +0500


Air Fresheners could be bad for your health

Air Fresheners leave our home smelling like a flower, or a sweet fruit that makes our rooms a bit more pleasant. But while these sprays remove unpleasant odors (mostly for a short amount of time), ...

2017-10-09 23:50:22 +0500


Eight things people are forbidden from doing in the presence of the Queen

We all know the Queen, right? While she has strict rules for the royal family to follow - and certain things that are impermissible for any member of the royal family to do. Additionally, there are...

2017-10-09 00:25:28 +0500


Superman finally appears in the new Justice League trailer, but not in the way you'd expect

When I came across the Justice League trailer 4, I didn't waste any time clicking the play to see what they are going to show us next. Maybe I was hoping to see a hint of dark superman (as rumours ...

2017-10-09 00:24:33 +0500


Association of Travel Agents (ATA) Maldives to participate in New York Times Travel Show 2018

The Maldives based - Association of Travel Agents (ATA) has announced plans of participating in the 2018 New York Times Travel Show. In a recent announcement, ATA stated that during the travel show...

2017-10-09 00:23:51 +0500


Commemoration of Republic Day and National Day to be combined

The official function commemorating 2017's Republic Day and National Day, will be held together in a combined ceremony on the evening of November 16th, 2017.The Republic Day for Maldives is marked ...

2017-10-07 22:48:17 +0500


Game of Thrones final season production to begin soon

The eighth and final season of Game of Thrones is going into production a lot sooner than you think! The Game of Thrones actor Liam Cunningham who portrays the role of Davos Seaworth recently said ...

2017-10-07 22:47:49 +0500


Maldivian announces plans of expanding seaplane and airplane fleet

Island Aviation Services Limited (IAS) the operator of the flagship carrier of Maldives has announced plans of expanding their seaplane and airplane fleet. According to the company, three new seapl...

2017-10-07 22:47:24 +0500


Five common questions among pregnant diabetics

Being pregnant means your body and your diet is going to go through a ton of changes. For diabetic women, these changes can become a bit more complicated than the rest of the pregnant women. Here a...

2017-10-07 22:46:03 +0500


Here's what the stars of Riverdale has to say about Season 2

The ongoing mystery that surrounds the town of Riverdale is going to return soon! At the end of season one, we saw a fateful gunshot and a lot of darkness building up for the upcoming season. As th...

2017-10-06 21:06:17 +0500


SDG Knowledge Exchange Programme concludes with complete participation from Maldivian Delegation

The SDG Knowledge Exchange Programme has concluded with full participation from the Maldives Delegation. The event organised by United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) was held in Manila, Phili...

2017-10-06 20:29:12 +0500


Installation of sheet piles for new seaplane terminal begins

Maldives Airports Company Limited (MACL) announced last wednesday that installation of sheet piles has begun at the land reclaimed at Velana International Airport for development of a new seaplane ...

2017-10-06 20:28:33 +0500


Fast and Furious 9 gets a new release date - April 2020

Fast and Furious 9 has a brand new release date, and it is in 2020! The ninth movie of the Fast and Furious franchise was originally scheduled to premiere on 19th April 2019. Vin Diesel who portray...

2017-10-06 00:40:25 +0500


Maldivian Airline officially opens a new cargo branch

The national airline of the Maldives; Maldivian has opened their new cargo office, with the aim of providing efficient cargo services within the country. The new cargo office  comes equipped with t...

2017-10-06 00:16:20 +0500


Scooter Braun - bieber's manager talks about his breakdown in 2014

Remember back in 2014 when Justin Bieber basically acted like a crazy person? He had a major meltdown, yelling, fighting, getting arrested - his behaviour becoming more and more dangerous and volat...

2017-10-05 23:56:06 +0500


MATATO announces plans of launching annual travel agents guide

Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators (MATATO) has announced their plans of launching an travel agents guide in the Maldives. A statement by MATATO read that a handbook directory...

2017-10-05 23:41:13 +0500


Toll free number '1478' launched for tourists to contact the Maldives Police Service

A tourist toll free number has been launched by the Minister of Home Affairs Azleen Ahmed, offering easier access for tourists to contact the Maldives police.The toll free number 1478 was launched ...

2017-10-05 00:00:09 +0500


Deepika deeply disturbed due to a scene in film Padmavati

Padmavati is the latest Bollywood movie directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, featuring Deepika Padukone as Rani Padmini, Ranveer Singh as Alauddin Khalija, and Shahid Kapoor as Rawal Ratan Singh. The...

2017-10-04 23:43:20 +0500


Trans Maldivian Airways expands their fleet of seaplanes

Seaplane Operator - Trans Maldivian Airways (TMA) has brought an additional aircraft as a means of expanding the fleet to a total of 49 seaplanes.Beau Del Leasing Inc - a Canadian company has lease...

2017-10-04 23:26:52 +0500


6 ways Banana Peels can help your skin

Eat the banana, but save the peel!Do not just throw it away, because it is certainly not useless at all! That's right, similar to the banana itself, the skin has countless benefits that are worthwh...

2017-10-04 23:24:55 +0500


Google announces the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL

After a lot of speculations and last minute leaks all over the internet, we have finally been introduced to the second generation Pixel devices exclusively made by Google. Google unveiled their lat...

2017-10-03 00:06:20 +0500


Late night eating could be ruining your health

I bet you have heard this already, late-night snacking is not good for you. Which is true. Now a recent research has shed more light into this topic.An ongoing study at Perelman School of Medicine ...

2017-10-03 00:05:15 +0500


8% increase in tourist arrivals to the Maldives recorded in August 2017

According to the statistics released by the Tourism Ministry of the Maldives, the month of August 2017 records a total of 121,310 tourist arrivals - which is an 8 percent increase compared to the 1...

2017-10-02 23:14:34 +0500


Ooredoo Maldives' 2017 Annual General Meeting successfully concluded

The 2017 Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Ooredoo Maldives has been concluded, successfully. The AGM was held on the night of 1st October 2017 (Sunday), at Dharubaaruge in Male' City.The Annual Gene...

2017-10-02 23:14:01 +0500


Are we going to see a dark superman in Justice League?

We all know that Superman is definitely going to return in the upcoming Justice League move, ofcourse he is not actually going to stay dead (it's superman afterall!). But there are hints that - whe...

2017-10-01 23:19:50 +0500


Cara Delevingne opens up about her past struggles with depression

25 years old, and already a successful model, actress, and now an author - it looks like everything is more than perfect for the London-born Cara Delevingne. But things are not always as they appea...

2017-10-01 23:04:14 +0500


2nd Maldives Travel Fair launched in Bangkok, Thailand

The budget airline AirAsia (Thai) in association with their Maldivian agent, All H Maldives and the local PR firm Maldives Getaways have hosted the 2nd Maldives Travel Fair in Bangkok Thailand. The...

2017-10-01 22:26:08 +0500


Put your sleeping baby to bed on their back to avoid serious risks

You might think that the safest place for a baby to sleep is in your arms, or maybe you have been told that babies feel most comfortable on their bellies - but they are wrong. The wrong sleeping po...

2017-10-01 22:04:03 +0500


GoT actor and UNDP Goodwill Ambassador Nikolaj Coster-Waldau visits Maldives

The actor most popular for portraying Jaime Lannister in the HBO series Game of Thrones, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau has visited the Maldives in order to attend a conference hosted by the UNDP.Coster-Wal...

2017-09-30 23:15:24 +0500


Facebook to monitor location of users for highly targeted ads

The social network is allowing advertisers to target Facebook users based on their location in the real world. Which means that they can track everywhere you have been.Thousands of companies will b...

2017-09-30 22:59:30 +0500


Ten notable health benefits of Cardamom

Cardamom is a popular spice used for culinary and medical purposes. It comes from the plant known as the 'ginger family' and are the seed pods of the plants. Inside the pods, there are a number of ...

2017-09-29 21:32:31 +0500


MATATO opens voting for Maldives Travel Awards Guesthouse Edition

Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators (MATATO) has opened online voting for the Maldives Travel Awards Guesthouse Edition. The Guesthouse edition is scheduled to be held on 30th ...

2017-09-29 21:09:39 +0500


2017 Annual General Meeting of Ooredoo scheduled for October 1st

Ooredoo Maldives has announced the date of their 2017 Annual General Meeting (AGM). The telecommunications company is going to be holding their AGM on the 1st of October 2017, at 20:30hrs at Dharub...

2017-09-28 20:58:05 +0500


Three Maldives resorts win 2017's Seven Stars Luxury Hospitality and Lifestyle Award

Ayada Maldives, Hurawalhi Island Resort, and JA Manafaru has achieved the 2017 Seven Stars Luxury Hospitality and Lifestyle award.The three resorts won under the Hotel and Resorts category of the I...

2017-09-28 20:56:29 +0500


Maldives takes part in IFTM Top Resa 2017

Maldives is participating and showcasing tourism products and services at the International French Travel Market (IFTM) Top Resa 2017.The officials of Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corpor...

2017-09-28 20:55:55 +0500


Twitter might be changing the character limit to 280!

Twitter is about to change the one thing that made the social network more exciting and difficult at the same time - their 140-character limit. Anyone who tweets have mastered the art of fitting wh...

2017-09-28 00:28:23 +0500


Ever wonder why you can't fall asleep at the end of a weekend?

The weekend is almost over, it's time to return to work. You get into bed and turn out the lights, but end up tossing and turning for hours, before finally dozing off. You wake up the next day and ...

2017-09-28 00:06:40 +0500


'It' sequel to be released in September 2019

Released earlier this month, the movie adaptation of Stephen King's book 'It' has already broken numerous records - becoming the highest grossing horror movie in history! While we've seen the Loser...

2017-09-28 00:06:07 +0500


Gossip Girl's Blair and Dorota are still close friends in real life!

The famous Gossip Girl Bff's may have been Serena and Blair, but we know who Blair was actually closer with, on the series and in real-life too! Throughout the series, Blair Waldorf's housekeeper, ...

2017-09-28 00:05:28 +0500


Kit Harington and Rose Leslie has announced their engagement!

Game of Throne starts Kit Harington and Rose Leslie just announced their engagement in the old-fashioned way, via the newspaper! A rumour began spreading around the internet on Tuesday that Kit Har...

2017-09-26 23:04:22 +0500


The first resort with an airport, Mercure Maldives Kooddoo Resort officially inaugurated

Mercure Maldives Kooddoo Resort, the first ever resort constructed directly on an airport in Gaafu Alifu Kooddoo- has been officially inaugurated by the Maldives President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayy...

2017-09-26 17:36:05 +0500


Pretty Little Liars is getting a spin-off!

If you loved Pretty Little Liars, you are surely going to love The Perfectionists - the new spin-off series starring Sasha Pieterse (Alison DiLaurentis) and Janel Parrish (Mona Vanderwaal).The disn...

2017-09-26 16:51:00 +0500


Ooredoo launches 'Magey Plan' a digital platform allowing customers to create custom mobile plans

Ooredoo Maldives has announced the launch of a brand new digital platform called 'Magey Plan.' The plan allows customers the freedom to create customised mobile plans, according to their communicat...

2017-09-26 00:11:37 +0500


Ian Somerhalder and Nikki Reed writes an apology for the birth control controversy

One of the biggest news that has been circling the internet for the past few days, is the story of how Ian Somerhalder threw out his wife's - Nikki Reed's birth control pills when they decided to h...

2017-09-26 00:09:48 +0500


Are you ready for Pitch Perfect 3?

I did not think that we were going to see the Bellas again. But looks like they are back to give us the final performance to make it last with us forever! The Barden Bellas are returning for their ...

2017-09-26 00:08:36 +0500


Is Apple going to use FaceID on all iPhones next year?

GSMArena reports that Ming-Chi Kuo - a KGI Analyst has made a prediction that Apple will drop the fingerprint reader entirely, using FaceID for all the iPhones to be released next year.Ming-Chi Kuo...

2017-09-25 22:55:56 +0500


First trailer of the final Maze Runner movie 'The Death Cure' is here!

First off, have you watched the first two Maze Runner movies? If you haven't - then get to it right now because the third one is coming out in January! This trilogy YA book-based movie is pretty go...

2017-09-25 22:21:25 +0500


Dhiraagu Guesthouses Maldives Conference 2017 concludes with an Expo announced for 2018

The second annual Dhiraagu Guesthouses Maldives Conference was held at Paradise Island Resort and Spa on 23rd September 2017. At the conference, organizers Maldives Getaways announced the first Gue...

2017-09-25 01:07:35 +0500


A fourth Powerpuff girl has been introduced, and her name is Bliss

Okay, remember the crime fighting trio that we all loved as a kid (and still do) - The Powerpuff Girls? Well, a new member has joined the team and she is apparently the older sister of Blossom, Bub...

2017-09-25 01:07:16 +0500


PASS - Maldives' first Print and Advertising Service Show concludes

The first ever Print and Advertising Service Show (PASS) held in the Maldives has concluded on Saturday night. The exhibiton which took place from 21st to 23rd September, was organised by the leadi...

2017-09-25 01:07:00 +0500


Game of Thrones is casting two child actors for important roles

The entire cast of Game of Thrones is preparing for the final season. Even though the story is coming to an end, the addition of new characters are not. There are still more to be introduced, and t...

2017-09-23 23:17:10 +0500


Nikki Reed responds to blacklash over Ian Somerhalder 'forcing' her into pregnancy

Nikki Reed has come to the defense of her husband - Ian Somerhalder.The actress and new mom revealed on Dr. Berlin's Informed Pregnancy Podcast that Ian somerhalder threw away her birth control pil...

2017-09-23 23:15:06 +0500


Kylie Jenner is pregnant?

TMZ has reported that the Kylie Jenner is expecting a child with boyfriend Travis Scott.The youngest of the Jenner family and youngest half-sister of the Kardashians - Kylie, who now has her own re...

2017-09-23 23:13:01 +0500


Oordeoo Maldives launches digital engagement platform

Ooredoo has launched a new digital engagement platform called 'Ooredoo Next.' - allowing mobile users in the Maldives to engage with the company with ease through Facebook Messenger. It is supporte...

2017-09-23 23:11:53 +0500


Could Cigarettes become less addictive in the future?

The Food and Drug Administration of the United States reportedly wants to make cigarettes less addictive. And they plan to do this by lowering the nicotine levels in combustible cigarettes. "The ov...

2017-09-21 16:12:00 +0500


Why Fergie and Josh Duhamel went public with their separation

Just recently, Fergie and Josh Duhamel publicly announced their decision to end their marriage after eight years together with the following statement:"With absolute love and respect we decided to ...

2017-09-21 16:11:33 +0500


Here's the easiest way to cure bad breath!

If you have ruled out chronic holitosis, but are still having bad breath then there is a pretty simple way to get rid of it - and it is something people rarely think of. According to Dr. Ada S. Coo...

2017-09-21 16:11:12 +0500


People can record and save your snaps on iOS 11

We must always be careful about what we share on social media.Snapchat has prevented people from saving what we snap, by letting us know when a user takes a screenshot. However with the new iOS 11 ...

2017-09-21 12:34:36 +0500


Selena Gomez: "I know everybody but have no friends"

Even popular celebrities feel lonely. The same goes for Selena Gomez, who is the most-followed person on Instagram, has a successful career since she was a child, and has an A-list social circle. B...

2017-09-21 12:34:08 +0500


Emilia Clarke ditches the wig and goes blonde to play Daenerys

Daenerys Targaryen is everyone's favourite blonde haired girl on Game of Thrones. Unfortunately as many of you are already aware, actress Emilia Clarke is a brunette therefore she wears a wig to ge...

2017-09-21 12:31:05 +0500


Jennifer Lawrence audition for the role of Serena on 'Gossip Girl'

According to the Josh Schwarts - co-creator of the hit drama series 'Gossip Girl', Jennifer Lawrence auditioned for the role of Serena van der Woodsen."We did not realize this at the time, but Jenn...

2017-09-20 17:29:15 +0500


Five risk factors for heart attack that are usually forgotten

The risk factors leading to a heart attack is well-known, but there are other factors that can also increase it's likelihood. Here are five forgotten risk factors of a heart attack that we must rem...

2017-09-19 20:25:38 +0500


A scene was deleted from 'IT' that hints at the backstory of Pennywise

Based on the novel by the king of horror - Stephen King, the movie intrepretation of 'IT' certainly did the book justice. But there was one thing they left out, and that is the origins of Pennywise...

2017-09-19 20:25:20 +0500


This is the correct way to pronounce iPhone X

Apple unveiled three new phones this year, but none of it was as we expected. First of all, the company decided to skip over their 'S' model of the seventh iPhone and jumped right ahead to the iPho...

2017-09-19 20:25:00 +0500


First World Travel Writers' Conference concludes, with second edition scheduled for 2018

The first ever global World Travel Writers' Conference (WTWC)  successfully concluded Monday evening, with the second edition already scheduled to be held on the month of April in 2018.A one day co...

2017-09-19 20:24:15 +0500


Jennifer Lawrence is taking a break from acting

Jennifer Lawrence has decided to go on a two year hiatus from acting. She made the announcement on a recent episode of Today, saying that she has nothing planned for the upcoming two years.“I’m tak...

2017-09-18 23:44:48 +0500


Riz Ahmed, Donald Glover, and Lena Waithe make history at Emmy Awards 2017

The Emmy Awards 2017 has become a significant ceremony that has made history. Three awards in particular stands out this year, Three awards in particular of the 2017 Emmy Awards will hold a histori...

2017-09-18 23:44:01 +0500


Google confirms Pixel 2 launch event for 4th October

Apple just showed the world their awesome phones (actually just the iphone x though), and now Google is ready to take the spotlight and show everyone what they have made this year. Google has debut...

2017-09-18 23:42:40 +0500


Zayn reveals he and Harry weren't too close during their One Direction days

Zayn Malik departed One Direction in 2015, breaking the hearts of all the fans that adored the band. He has been pretty blunt about his reasons for leaving and the days he spent in the band, emphas...

2017-09-18 23:42:13 +0500


Coca-Cola launches 'Coke2Home' a mobile app to order products online

The Coca-Cola Company has launched a new mobile application called 'Coke2Home.' The main aim of this application is to allow customers to order their products online, with free delivery anywhere in...

2017-09-17 22:53:39 +0500


Jamie Foxx and Katie Holmes takes their love public after years of dating

Following her divorce to Tom Cruise, Katie Holmes has kept her personal life on the down low. But after five years of secrecy, she has shown the world that she is in a long-term relationship with a...

2017-09-17 22:52:54 +0500


Selena Gomez receives kidney transplant from Francia Raisa due to Lupus

The 25 year old singer and actress, Selena Gomez has been struggling with lupus - a chronic inflammatory disease that occurs when the body's immune system attacks your own tissues and organs.Recent...

2017-09-17 19:01:31 +0500


Six simple yet beneficial things you can do for your health

According to science, if we want to improve our health then all it takes is a few changes and a little bit of fun! Here are six of the best things that you can do for your body.1. Do Not Think of E...

2017-09-17 18:57:04 +0500


Lady Gaga expresses love for new boyfriend during her concert

It's been more than a year since Gaga and the gorgeous actor Taylor Kinney broke off their engagement after being together for five long years, making the world sad along with the popular singer. B...

2017-09-16 23:28:45 +0500


Fergie and Josh Duhamel call it quites after 8 years of marriage

The celebrity couple, Fergie and Josh Duhamel have decided to end their marriage after eight years. A statement was released explaining that the couple seperated earlier in 2017."With absolute love...

2017-09-16 23:28:09 +0500


5.5% increase in tourists arrivals recorded at the end of July 2017

According to the statistics released by Ministry of Tourism, Maldives has observed a 5.5 percent increase in tourist arrivals at the end of July 2017, compared to the same period of the previous ye...

2017-09-16 20:29:33 +0500


12 foods that cure common health issues

For common health issues, there are remedies we can find right at our home for an easy fix. According to heart surgeon Mehmet Oz, MD, "Food should always be your first step." The right foods are th...

2017-09-16 20:15:03 +0500


Facebook now lets you take 360 degree photos

Do you want to add some more flamboyount to your Facebook cover photos? The social networking website has introduced 360 degree photos! You can now take a 360 degree photo directly from the Faceboo...

2017-09-16 20:13:50 +0500


Six signs your diet is affecting your skin

Sometimes the reason to your skin acting out can be found in what you eat. Instead of going to the dermatologist or applying various creams and other skin-care products, the simple thing you can do...

2017-09-15 18:26:05 +0500


Taimur to star in 'Veere Di Wedding' with mommy Kareena ?

Taimur Ali Khan - son of Kareena Kapoor Khan and Saif Ali Khan - came into this world just last December. Ever since his birth, the adorable little blue-eyed guy has been stealing hearts everywhere...

2017-09-15 18:20:16 +0500


Your brain is capable of learning while you are asleep

Since the ancient Egypitian era, the idea of human brain being able to learn in its sleep has been around, but it was not documented until 1893. With the continous advancement of science, a recent ...

2017-09-15 18:18:05 +0500


The pros of both parents working

There are a lot of cases listing out the cons of working parents and suggesting that the ideal parenting arrangement is one working parent and one stay-at-home parent acting as a full-time caregive...

2017-09-15 18:16:18 +0500


People open to experience might be healthier than the rest of us

Scientists have determined that our personalities are connected with our eating habits. According to recent research, open and extroverted people were eat more fruits and vegetables than others.Pub...

2017-09-15 17:32:35 +0500


Ever wonder why you can't find grape ice cream? Here's the answer!

Many of us love grape. It is one of the most common fruit flavours when it comes to candy or even popsicles. However, despite it's popularity with sweets, it is darn hard to find the flavour in ice...

2017-09-15 14:57:54 +0500


5 things bedrooms must have for a good sleep

Sleeping is not that simple. It is important to learn about sleep hygiene, and eliminate anything that will keep you from resting well throughout the night. With these five tips, you will identify ...

2017-09-15 14:56:06 +0500


Breastfeeding reduces risk of stroke and heart diseases for mothers

Scientists have concluded that breastfeeding is not just beneficial for babies, it could prevent mothers develop heart disease or suffer from a stroke later in life. Previous studies indicated that...

2017-09-15 14:53:30 +0500


Trying to learn a new language? Breaking a sweat might help you learn faster!

We are already aware that exercise is not only beneficial for our physical health, but out mental health too. A recent study has determined that exercising can help you pick up a new language faste...

2017-09-15 14:49:49 +0500


Talking about veggies like we talk about steaks can make us healthy eaters

A study published in JAMA Internal Medicine from Stanford University's Psychology Department determined that labling vegetables with indulgent descriptions will make them a lot more appealing, simi...

2017-09-15 14:38:52 +0500


Chris Brown on the night he physically assaulted Rihanna

In his new documentary, singer Chris Brown discusses the night he was arrested back in February 2009, for violently abusing then girlfriend, Rihanna. Brown was sentenced to community service, and d...

2017-09-15 14:35:18 +0500


George R.R Martin doesn't have time to watch 'Game of Thrones'

Earlier there had been reports claiming that George R.R Martin, the author and creator of Game of Thrones did not watch the show himself. Metro news reported that he did not watch the show which wa...

2017-09-15 14:33:51 +0500


Highly intelligent people are more lazy, according to researchers

If you are intelligent then you are more likely to be lazy.A theory that states brainy people spend more of their time lazing around than their active peers have now been proven by a new research. ...

2017-09-15 14:32:26 +0500


Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio quote Titanic to each other

Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio have been our favourite on-screen couple since they starred in the iconic movie the Titanic - that makes us bawl our eyes out everytime we watch it.The pair has m...

2017-09-15 14:31:16 +0500


Want to make your iced coffee taste incredible? Here's how!

Don't you just hate it when you are drinking a refreshing iced coffee but the ice cubes starts melting down and turns it into a watery mess? The trick to avoid this is, to make ice cubes with coffe...

2017-09-14 21:25:26 +0500


What to do when you and your spouse disagree on parenting

At some point during the process of raising children, you disagree with your spouse on how to parent them. A lot of parents fall into patterns that are based on how their own parents interacted wit...

2017-09-14 21:19:31 +0500


Six subtle signs of Thyroid cancer

1. A Weird CoughIf you are having a weird (barky or dry) cough without a symptoms of a common cold, and if it does not go away then rush to a doctor. “A persistent cough can be due to a thyroid mas...

2017-09-14 21:15:55 +0500


Risk of diabetes could increase as more adults eat fewer portions of fruit and veggies each day

Health experts have warned that nearly two thirds of adults eat three or fewer portions of the daily recommended intake of fruit and vegetables, with almost 12 million at risk of developing Type 2 ...

2017-09-14 21:12:08 +0500


Is Yogurt really healthy?

If you don't already believe it, now is the time. Yogurt is extremely healthy and you should definitely include it in your diet. Yogurt is packed with nutrients, whether it is greek, low-fat, or fl...

2017-09-14 21:03:28 +0500


Here's why you shouldn't let anyone kiss your baby

Everyone wants to see the new baby their friend or family just gave birth to. They all want to hold and kiss your newborn, which can become a bit nerve-wrecking for your infant when their as your i...

2017-09-14 21:01:22 +0500


Exercise can help you sleep better at night

Professor of neurology and director of the UCLA Sleep Disorders Center, Alon Avidan says that having an exercise routine can actually improve the quality of sleep. However, there are a few conditio...

2017-09-14 20:59:26 +0500


Common bad habits you are making with contact lenses

Contact lenses have a number of advantages over glasses: it allows you to see all around without slipping down your nose, they do not fog up when you enter a warm place, and so on. However, if they...

2017-09-14 20:54:43 +0500


Jay-Z reveals why his twins are named Rumi and Sir

Ever since we found out that Beyonce and Jay-Z decided to name their twins Rumi and Sir Carter, we have been wondering the possible meaning behind it. The couple has named their first child an unus...

2017-09-14 20:53:25 +0500


One food is completely off limits for the Royal Family

The royals do have pretty strict rules when it comes to certain things. But who would have thought it could apply to food as well? The Royal family travels all over the world, one would assume that...

2017-09-14 20:49:25 +0500


Walnuts may help to control cravings of fatty foods and sweets

If you haven't already heard, then you should probably know that snacking on nuts throughout the day is a good thing, as they are an excellent source of nutrients. But there is a new study that ind...

2017-09-14 20:47:51 +0500


Taking a shorter vacation is better for you, says Psychologists

If the choice of choosing between a one or two week vacation, maybe a small percent would opt for the shorter break. However, new research suggests that a break of three or four days can be just as...

2017-09-14 20:42:22 +0500


Ajay Devgn says his daughter is not in any mood to join Bollywood

The debate on nepotisim in Bollywood is ongoing, with constant speculation on children of Bollywood stars and their future ambitions. While multiple star kids will be making their debut in the indu...

2017-09-13 22:24:37 +0500


Prince Harry criticises paparazzi for photographing Diana as she was dying

20 year's ago, Princess Diana was in a fatal crash which led to her death in Paris. In a new documentary by BBC titled 'Diana, 7 days', Prince Harry openly spoke about his mother's death and critic...

2017-09-13 22:23:26 +0500


Kids love to sit in the 'W' position, but it can be harmful for them

We have grown up hearing parents tell their children to stop sitting with their legs as 'W' shaped. Now, we are seeing several warnings on the internet that suggests the same. But do you know why k...

2017-09-13 22:21:28 +0500


Jennifer Aniston shuts down fan's fantasies of 'Rachel and Joey'

A lot of us Friends fans have fantasized about what it would have been like if Rachel ended up with Joey instead of Ross (I personally prefer Rachel and Ross). Some people do not like Ross, and oth...

2017-09-13 22:18:50 +0500


Here's how much it costs to light up the Eiffel Tower everyday

We all know the Eiffel Tower. The 324 metre (1,063 ft) tall tower in Champ de Mars in Paris, France. Did you know? The tower was began construction in 1887, and was completed and opened to the publ...

2017-09-13 22:15:11 +0500


Cheese is just as addictive as drugs, says scientists

Scientists have discovered that cheese contains a chemical that is found in addictive drugs.Researchers conducted a study using the Yale Addiction Scale - designed to measure the dependence of a pe...

2017-09-13 22:13:53 +0500


Channing Tatum said he made his wife cry before he proposed - but not in a good way

The American actor Channing Tatum met his wife Jenna Dewan Tatum on the set of their hit film, Step Up in 2006. Both actors started dating immediately and fell in love with each other. But when rig...

2017-09-13 22:12:55 +0500


Babies sleep better in their own room, according to study

A study conducted by the American Academy of Pediatrics suggested that babies sleep much longer when they have their separate room. Pediatrician Dr. Ian Paul analyzed surveys from 230 first time mo...

2017-09-13 22:09:50 +0500


8 myths about sleep you should stop believing

You can catch up on sleep during the weekendChronic sleep loss cannot be caught up in a couple days time. A study in the American Journal of Physiology indicated that you cannot make up for the nig...

2017-09-13 22:07:29 +0500


Warner Bros working on a movie centering Joker and Harley Quinn!

Jared Leto and Margot Robbie are going to be reprising their roles as the villains we saw on 2016's Suicide Squad, in the new 'Joker and Harley Quinn' movie! Warner Bros is going to bring us the mo...

2017-09-13 22:05:06 +0500


Google's Pixel 2 reported to launch in October

The upcoming second version of the flagship phones by Google; Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL are reported to launch on the 5th of October this year - which makes it an year after their first Pixel devices ...

2017-09-13 22:01:25 +0500


Researchers linked one single hormone to menopausal weight gain

As females, we are aware that at some point in our life as we grow older, we will start to gain weight in places we never did before, and it can be for no apparant reason. This usually happens arou...

2017-09-13 22:00:40 +0500


John Legend talks about what it means to be a man in 2017

Society has set up the stereotype what it means to be masculine. Men are portrayed as tough, never displaying their weakness or asking for help. But when we put those stereotypes aside and look at ...

2017-09-13 21:59:39 +0500


Game of Thrones fans might have to wait till 2019 for the final season

With the end of season 7, Game of Thrones are eagerly waiting for the final season to arrive - and they might have to wait a long time for it! According to Entertainment Weekly, the programming pre...

2017-09-13 21:59:08 +0500


Five reasons why you get morning headaches

“Morning headaches are very common,” says Amit Sachdev, M.D., an assistant professor and director of the Division of Neuromuscular Medicine at Michigan State University. And it can be caused by dif...

2017-09-13 21:57:54 +0500


9 incredible healing benefits of Ginger

Ginger is a widely used spice that does wonders for our health. It is a part of the plant family that includes caradmom and turmeric, and comes from an underground stem known as 'rhizome.' Ginger i...

2017-09-04 15:06:28 +0500


Six signs you might have a blood clot

There are times that blood clots are a good thing, and sometimes it can be life threatening. When you get injured, the blood needs to solidify and clump together at the area to stop the ...

2017-09-04 15:05:27 +0500


Here's what dairy can do to your skin

Drinking milk provides us with numerous health benefits, from getting our recommended daily intake of calcium, to recharging the body after an intense workout. However, dairy can have a...

2017-09-04 15:03:38 +0500


Four reasons diabetics should be eating more fruit

The impact of fruit on blood sugar levels are lower than other harmful foods such as candy or soda. This is because similar to vegetables, fruit consists of mostly water whilst the rest of it...

2017-09-04 15:01:59 +0500


Five ways to have a happier morning, according to science

There are two types of people in the world: those who love waking up in the morning, and those who want's to crawl back under their covers as soon as the alarm goes off. Getting up with a smi...

2017-09-04 15:01:02 +0500


Five things that aren't actually healthy

We consume a lot of 'healthy' food or drinks and say we are leading a healthy life. But there is more to it than just consuming certain things to maintain our health. Moreover, there are a lo...

2017-09-04 14:59:58 +0500


Do's and Don'ts of Hand-washing

I know what you are thinking, hand washing is pretty simple, and you obviously already know how to wash your hands right? But not quite. Washing your hands properly can actually help you in n...

2017-09-04 14:58:49 +0500


Don't pour out Pasta water, use it instead!

If you are thinking of pouring the pasta water down the drain, you are going to be making a huge mistake. A culinary crime, some might say. When you boil pasta in water, it turns to a cloud...

2017-09-04 14:57:03 +0500


Do you know the difference between fragrance concentrations?

(Eau Fraiche, EDC, EDT, EDP, and Perfume) We have all seen either Eau Fraiche, Eau De Cologne, Eau De Toilette, Eau De Parfum, or Perfume written underneath the name of the bottle. This is...

2017-09-04 14:55:44 +0500


Consuming more fiber can reduce knee pain

According to researchers, knee pain can be prevented depending on what's on your plate. A new research in the journal Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases discovered that those who have a fibe...

2017-09-04 14:54:36 +0500


A simple trick that can help you fall asleep

Tossing and turning in bed unable to sleep? If your mind starts to jump from one thought to the other the moment you head hits the pillow, a new trick known as the 'Cognitive Shuffle' might h...

2017-09-04 14:53:15 +0500


Tom Holland reveals secret behind Spider-Man: Homecoming Poster

Spider-Man: Homecoming became widely popular among marvel fans even before the actual movie premiered. With the third variation of Spider Man being made in this generation, there were a lot o...

2017-09-04 14:52:03 +0500


The Joker is getting his own movie!

Warner Bros and Dc are working on launching a new feature film based off of the Batman Universe. This time, they have chosen to tell the origin story of Batman's arch enemy and DC...

2017-09-04 14:50:39 +0500


The iPhone 8 might be powered with an A11 processor

Images have leaked recently suggesting that the upcoming iPhones will be powered with an A11 series chip. According to MacRumors, the chip relies on a 10-nanometer FinFET manu...

2017-09-04 14:48:21 +0500


Stranger Things will conclude after Season 4

As we eagerly await for the second season of our favourite show of this generation, the creators have already confirmed that there will be a third season. In an interview with Vulture, c...

2017-09-04 14:47:23 +0500


Stephen King wasn't consulted about the new movie adaptation of his book 'IT'

Seeing the spectacular trailer for the new horror film 'IT', one would think that the brilliant writer behind the novel used for the adaptation would have been involved. But it looks like Ste...

2017-09-04 14:45:56 +0500


Screenwriter of Game of Thrones Spinoff says fans would recognize it as a past event

We are all aware that the greatest series that has been created in recent times, is coming close to it's end. However, fans can find comfort in the spinoffs of the HBO...

2017-09-04 14:44:46 +0500


Sandalwood is nature's secret for beautiful skin

Sandalwood is a renowned ingredient used in skin care routines. It is one of the best organic element that you can find, in it's entirety or mixed in various forms. Originating from a tree...

2017-09-04 14:42:51 +0500


Prince William and Kate Middleton broke important royal rule

Recently, on their royal German and Polish tour, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge failed to follow an important protocol. During the royal tour, as the plane landed and the doors opened, Pr...

2017-09-04 14:41:26 +0500


Own an Android? You can now take better selfies!

Though iPhone devices are not something you want in your hand, you must have felt a little jealous over the flashing screen when an iPhone owner takes a selfie. You must have wondered abo...

2017-09-04 14:39:30 +0500


Kareena says Bollywood movies now portray women in a progressive way

Kareena Kapoor Khan has expressed that she is proud and pleased that Bollywood filmmakers are now portraying women in a more progressive way in recent movies. The actress credits this cha...

2017-09-04 14:38:42 +0500


John Green is releasing a new book this October!

The author of the famous book (later turned into movie) 'The Fault in Our Stars' is releasing a new book this October, after six year's since his last full length novel. The book titled 'T...

2017-09-04 14:37:44 +0500


Jay-Z opens up about his fight with sister-in-law Solange Knowles

Back in 2014 following the after party of the Met Gala themed 'Charles James: Beyond Fashion' a video was published that showed Jay-Z and Beyonce’s sister - Solange Knowles getting into an a...

2017-09-04 14:36:24 +0500


Is Matt LeBlanc about to retire?

We all know and love him as the character Joey Tribbiani from the hit sitcom Friends. We have watched him play the dim-witted womanizing yet extremely lovable Joseph over a course of ten year...

2017-09-04 14:35:40 +0500


Indian Musician played the guitar during his brain surgery

On the 11th of July, an Indian Musician named Abhishek Prasad, had a live brain circuit surgery done on him, as he played his guitar! "We conducted a live brain circuit surgery on Abhishek ...

2017-09-04 14:34:19 +0500


Game of Thrones actor says HBO might hand-deliver scripts after hacks

The entertainment network HBO has suffered a lot from hackers over the past couple of weeks with leaked episodes of Game of Thrones, to hacked twitter accounts, the battle is still ongoing. T...

2017-09-04 14:33:11 +0500


Doctor Who: rumored companion for the upcoming season

It has been about a month since we received the news that a female will be taking on the role of the Doctor, for the first time in the show's history! The 13th Doctor to be played by Broadchu...

2017-09-04 14:31:31 +0500


Do you know how much the cast of Game of Thrones makes per episode?

It is no doubt that Game of Thrones is the biggest television show of recent times, and the biggest hit in HBO's history. With the continuous gain of popularity and high ratings, we are exp...

2017-09-04 14:30:27 +0500


Daniel Craig confirms his return as James Bond

The British actor has confirmed in the The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, that he will be returning for the fifth time to the iconic spy role of Agent 007 in the 25th Bond film. On 16th Aug...

2017-09-04 14:29:41 +0500


Apple ready to spend $1 billion on original Hollywood content

Wall Street Journal has reported that the tech giant - Apple has set a budget of $1 billion to produce and acquire original content for entertainment, over the next year. The amount itself i...

2017-09-04 14:28:32 +0500


Amitabh Bachchan credits Mumbai as a place that forced him to find a job

Anyone who knows Bollywood, knows that Amitabh Bachchan is a legend. He is regarded as as the 'godfather of Bollywood' and often known as 'Big B.' Since his career began in the 1970's, the 74 y...

2017-09-04 14:27:28 +0500


100 year old 'edible' Fruitcake found in Antarctica

A 100 year old fruitcake has been discovered by the conservators of Antarctic Heritage Trust, among the artefacts from Cape Adare, in Eastern Antarctica, which was the base for the Terra Nova...

2017-09-04 14:26:10 +0500


13 Reasons Why star shuts down fan theory about Tony

The first season of 13 Reasons Why has been over for about four months now but we are still not going to stop talking about it! And fans are continuing to make various theories about the ch...

2017-09-04 14:25:17 +0500


13 Reasons Why Season 2 will focus on recovery

The first season of 13 Reasons Why ended as a pretty traumatic experience for all of the main characters of the show. The upcoming season will give a chance for all of them to heal following ...

2017-09-04 14:24:05 +0500


3 most important things a mother can do for her kids

Mothers are basically superheroes, doing countless things for their children and helping them in extraordinary ways. There are things that children can see and a lot of behind-the-scene thing...

2017-09-04 14:19:20 +0500


Five signs that points to a bad workplace

We cannot always determine whether a company is a good or a bad place to work before we actually get the job (or take it), but if it is in fact an unfavorable workplace then it will become evid...

2017-09-04 14:12:31 +0500


Facebook introducing publisher logos next to articles on Trending and Search

The most popular social network - Facebook has announced that they are introducing publisher logos next to the articles in Trending and Search sections. According to a blog post on the 22nd o...

2017-09-04 14:10:47 +0500


Emma Stone is the World's Highest-Paid Actress of 2017!

Starring in La La Land has created a lot of success recently for the American actress, from winning an oscar to being titled the highest paid actress of Hollywood, things are looking good f...

2017-08-14 19:23:36 +0500


Robert Pattinson was almost fired from Twilight!

If you haven't already heard before, the Twilight star Robert Pattinson who plays everyone's beloved character - Edward Cullen, is not exactly a fan of the popular franchise. He has publicly expres...

2017-08-14 19:22:50 +0500


'Despacito' breaks record by becoming most-view Youtube video of all time

'Depsacito' means 'slowly' in Spanish, but it sure did rise fast to the number one spot in Youtube, breaking the record and becoming the most watched Youtube video of all time with more than 3 bill...

2017-08-14 15:48:02 +0500


Ooredoo Maldives launches exclusive service lounge for Club Premier Members

Ooredoo Maldives has launched the Club Premier Lounge - an exclusive service centre designated for their premium members. The lounge was officially opened by Lily Enterprises Managing Director, Ami...

2017-08-13 18:19:25 +0500


The new iPhones will come in three colours, and it does not include the Rose Gold!

We all know that Apple is planning on releasing an upgraded version of their iPhone for their 10th anniversary. With leaks and prototypes everywhere, it is quite possible that we are already seeing...

2017-08-13 17:54:39 +0500


Travelling makes us happier than material wealth

As soon as we receive our paychecks we rush to shops to finally buy that cute top, or the cool jeans, maybe a decorative piece for the house. Purchasing something, and finally getting it after eyei...

2017-08-13 17:51:27 +0500


Schwack Cinema opens outlet in Hulhumale'

Schwack Cinema Maldives Pvt Ltd, operators of the country's only international movie theatre, has opened their second outlet in Hulhumale'. The grand opening of the new cinema took place on the 11t...

2017-08-13 17:25:16 +0500


Guesthouses Maldives Conference 2017 to be attended by over 100 guesthouses

For the second edition of Guesthouses Maldives Conferece more than 100 guesthouses have registered and confirmed attendance. The conference will be held at Dharubaaruge in Male' City, on the 23rd o...

2017-08-12 16:11:51 +0500


Velana International Airport Cargo Service Fees to be increased

Maldives Airports Company Ltd (MACL) has announced the decision of increasing the prices of cargo terminal services at Velana International Airport, from the 1st of September. The announcement was ...

2017-08-12 15:30:48 +0500


Food and Hospitality Asia Maldives (FHAM) 2017 concludes with over 530 exhibitors

Food and Hospitality Asia Maldives (FHAM) International Culinary Challenge and Exhibition 2017 concluded on Thursday, with over 530 participating exhibitors.FHAM is the country's largest internatio...

2017-08-11 13:28:55 +0500


Types of oats and why it's good for you

Almost all healthy diet plans list out 'Oats' as a breakfast food, and it is not without reason. Oats are super healthy, and a favoured meal by many, served hot or cold. It's a great alternative fo...

2017-08-11 11:37:01 +0500


Haute Grandeur Global Hotel & Spa Awards Gala Ceremony scheduled for 27th October

The 2017 Haute Grandeur Global Hotel and Spa Awards Gala Ceremony is set to take place at Bangkok, Thailand, on the 27th of October. One of the most prestigious events for the luxury hospitality se...

2017-08-10 19:52:49 +0500


Sheet piles are being installed at the new runway of Velana International Airport

Maldives Airports Company Limited (MACL) has announced that installation of sheet piles at the reclaimed land for developing of the new runway at Velana International Airport (VIA), has begun.The w...

2017-08-10 19:26:29 +0500


Facebook introduces 'Watch', a new platform for videos

Facebook has announced that they are going to offer a new way for users to watch video on the social network, and it is called 'Watch.'Watch was introduced by Facebook on Wednesday, along with a bl...

2017-08-10 19:00:22 +0500


Liam Payne says One Direction has to reunite

After the sad departure of Zayn Malik, and with the release of their fifth album 'Made in the A.M.,' the boys of One Direction decided to go their separate ways back in late 2015. Since then, the b...

2017-08-10 17:22:21 +0500


Qatar announces visa-free entry for 80 countries including the Maldives

DOHA, Qatar - Qatar’s Ministry of Interior (MoI), Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) and Qatar Airways has announced that visa-requirements has been waived off for 80 countries, effective from the 9th o...

2017-08-09 20:37:40 +0500


The secret behind Miranda Kerr's glowing skin? Green Tea!

The former Victoria's Secret Angel has a unique routine that keeps her skin healthy and glowing. It is quite simple, and only requires one ingredient - Green Tea.We all know that drinking green tea...

2017-08-09 20:04:21 +0500


Disney is removing all of its content from Netflix

Netflix is the top favoured streaming service around the world. With new content available each month, you can never run out of things to watch. Up-till now, Netflix has made available a variety of...

2017-08-09 18:59:17 +0500


PASS - Maldives' first Print and Advertising show to be held in September

The first Print and Advertisement trade show named PASS is scheduled to be held next month.Print and Advertising Service Show (PASS) is a trade show  organised by the leading event management compa...

2017-08-09 17:54:28 +0500


Marcel Desailly honoured at Jumeirah Vittaveli before he departed from Maldives

The luxury resort, Jumeirah Vittaveli paid tribute to the retired French footballer Marcel Desailly with a friendly futsal match on Monday before he departed from the Maldives. Marcel Desailly vist...

2017-08-08 20:49:56 +0500


Coca-cola is replacing Coke Zero with a new drink, sort of

The news of Coca-cola's decision to replace Coke Zero with a new drink popped up at the end of last month. But it is not exactly a new drink, it is actually still the same but with a different name...

2017-08-08 20:25:10 +0500


Food and Hospitality Asia Maldives (FHAM) 2017 kicks off

The largest international fair in the Maldives - Food and Hospitality Asia (FHAM) featuring International Culinary Challenge and Exhibition has kicked off on the 8th of August, Tuesday. Held at Dha...

2017-08-08 18:50:30 +0500


Tourist arrivals from the US increases significantly

According to statistics published by the Maldives Ministry of Tourism, the number of tourist arrivals from the United States doubles in growth and is continuing to rise.The figures indicated signif...

2017-08-08 18:09:51 +0500


Lily International introduces Starbucks to the Maldives!

Lily International Pvt Ltd has introduced a range of Starbucks products in the Maldives. Introduction of Starbucks Coffee  took place on the 8th of August, at the Food and Hospitality Asia Maldives...

2017-08-07 19:58:47 +0500


Apple working on an Apple Watch that does not require the iPhone

According to Bloomberg, Apple is planning on releasing an Apple watch that does not have to be paired with the iPhone. Later on this year, the smartwatch is expected to be released with built-in LT...

2017-08-07 19:29:41 +0500


Maldives among 2017's top 10 most searched for destinations in UK

The Telegraph has revealed the top wishlists of British Travellers!Bolsover Cruise Club conducted a research  that analysed Google's travel-related searches made by British people for 50 destinatio...

2017-08-07 18:16:24 +0500


Hotelier Maldives Wellness Summit 2017 scheduled for 6th September

The Maldives hospitality and business magazine - Hotelier Maldives has announced their plans to hold the country's first wellness summit on the 6th of September, at the luxurious resort Kurumba Mal...

2017-08-07 17:39:49 +0500


Chris Pratt and Anna Faris separates after eight years of marriage

After the Brangelina separation, the most heartbreaking and shocking celebrity break up has happened today, and the internet (especially twitter) is unsure what love is anymore. The adorable Hollyw...

2017-08-06 20:38:50 +0500


Schwack Cinema Hulhumale to open on 11th August

The only international movie theatre in the Maldives, Schwack Cinema will be opening their new outlet in Hulhumale this Friday, on the 11th of August.Towards the beginning of this year, Housing Dev...

2017-08-06 20:16:34 +0500


The importance of Facial Steaming

Common skincare regimen  consists of cleansing, exfoliating, toning, moisturizing, and maybe applying a face week every week. But there is one key step missing there, and it is quite beneficial to ...

2017-08-06 18:39:13 +0500


Maldives Embassy in Germany celebrates 52nd Independence Day

The Republic of Maldives Embassy in the Federal Republic of Germany (West Germany), commemorated the 52nd Independence day of the Maldives. After serving as a British Protectorate for 77 years, the...

2017-08-06 18:00:56 +0500


Eiffel Tower lights up in colours of PSG to welcome Neymar

To welcome the Brazillian football star to the French football club Paris Saint-Germain, the Eiffel Tower put on a spectacular display of lights on Saturday. The iconic french landmark lit up in co...

2017-08-05 17:22:12 +0500


MIRA launches Mobile Application allowing online payment

Maldives Inland Revenue Authority (MIRA) has launched a mobile application allowing the public to make online payments without prior registration.The application was introduced at MIRA's 7th Annive...

2017-08-05 16:11:03 +0500


Ooredoo Dhivehi Premier League kicks off

Ooredoo Dhivehi Premier League kicked off Friday night with chief guest - Ghanainian born retired French footballer Marcel Desailly. On 4th August, Ooredoo Dhivehi Premier League 2017 commenced wit...

2017-08-04 16:23:41 +0500


Four incredible benefits of Peach

Peach is not only delicious, it is packed with numerous healthy benefits as well! From fighting against cancer, giving us healthy bones to improving our digestion, we have listed out just four bene...

2017-08-04 15:46:52 +0500


Neymar joins PSG making it the biggest transfer in football history

After saying goodbye to his former teammates in FC Barcelona last wednesday, Neymar Jr has officially completed his move to Paris Saint-Germain this Friday. With the release clause of 222 million E...

2017-08-03 20:38:18 +0500


Microsoft is testing a new Windows 10 feature called 'Eye Control'

On 1st August, Microsoft announced a new built-in eye tracking features for their Windows 10 operating system, and now they are already testing it out!The new features named 'Eye Control' focuses o...

2017-08-03 20:06:42 +0500


Bank of Maldives achieves Asia's Best Employer Brand Award

Bank of Maldives (BML) has achieved the prestigious accolade 'Asia's Best Employer Brand Award.' The award was delivered during a ceremony held in Singapore on the morning of 1st August, by the Wor...

2017-08-03 19:08:33 +0500


Maldives athletics legend receives IAAF Awards Veteran Pin

International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) has recognised the services of former president of Athletics Association of Maldives - 'Maizaan' Ali Manik. On the 1st of August, Ali Manik ...

2017-08-03 18:22:36 +0500


Paris Hilton holidaying in the Maldives!

Guess who has returned to the Maldives for another spectacular holiday? Paris Hilton!The 36 year old American born businesswomen, media personality, model, actress, singer and DJ, is spending her v...

2017-08-02 20:58:11 +0500


3 properties of Crown & Champa Resorts achieves TUI Environmental Champion Award 2017

Three resorts - Komandoo Island Resort and Spa, Kuredu Island Resort and Spa, and Meeru Island Resort and Spa, operated by Crown & Champa Resorts has received the title of TUI Environmental Cha...

2017-08-02 20:37:32 +0500


George Clooney has the world's most handsome face, according to science

George Clooney is one of the most handsome celebrities to date, and it is a scientifically proven fact! That's right. According to science, George Clooney has the perfect face. U.K's Centre for Adv...

2017-08-02 18:52:44 +0500


FC Barcelona confirms Neymar Jr's decision to leave the club

There was doubt before, whether Neymar Jr would actually leave Barcelona and join the football club Paris St Germain that has offered a release clause of 222 million Euros. Now it's getting clearer...

2017-08-02 18:17:36 +0500


Sultan Park scheduled to open in August

The first established public park in the Maldives - Sultan Park has been undergoing renovation for over a year and is finally set to reopen for the public. According to the Minister of Housing and ...

2017-08-01 20:47:19 +0500


Game of Thrones showrunners discuss death in 'The Queen's Justice'

Spoilers ahead. You have been warned.The third episode of Game of Thrones 'The Queen's Justice' bid farewell to one of the major characters of the show Lady Olenna Tyrell - played by grande Dame of...

2017-08-01 20:25:45 +0500


Big wins for Maldives at World Luxury Restaurant Awards 2017

Hotels and Resorts of Maldives have earned multiple triumphs at the 2017's World Luxury Restaurant Awards. The Gala Ceremony of the award show was held concurrently with the World Luxury Spa Awards...

2017-08-01 18:34:58 +0500


Maldives' first integrated resort to be developed at Emboodhoo Lagoon

On the 30th of July, 'the official groundbreaking ceremony' was held to inaugurate the project of developing Maldives' first integrated resort.One of the largest lagoons in Maldives, Emboodhoo Falh...

2017-08-01 17:58:00 +0500


What do you know about Avocados?

Whenever it comes to eating healthy, there is numerous diet plans that includes avocados in at least one meal. Not only that, it is also known that eating avocado is great for breakfast. You come a...

2017-07-31 19:19:39 +0500


Four Seasons Maldives Surfing Champions Trophy 2017 to be held in August

'The world's most luxurious surfing event' - Four Seasons Maldives Surfing Champions Trophy 2017 edition is scheduled to be held from 7th to 13th August, hosted onboard the Four Seasons Explorer.Lo...

2017-07-31 18:53:32 +0500


Science claims Harry Styles has the most beautiful eyes

We already believe Harry Styles has charming eyes, but guess what? Science actually proved it! That's right, it is scientifically proven that Harry Styles has the perfect eyes out of all male celeb...

2017-07-31 18:23:14 +0500


Katy Perry to host MTV Video Music Awards 2017

Katy Perry will be the host of this year's MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs) scheduled for the 27th of August. Not only that, she will be performing during the award show as well!"I've been training wi...

2017-07-31 17:49:30 +0500


Run in Addu by TfG to be held in September

The popular wellness centre in Male' City, Total Fitness Group (TfG) has scheduled the marathon at Addu City during the month of September. Speaking to reporters regarding the event, CEO of TfG Mr....

2017-07-30 20:52:20 +0500


The Teletubbies now have babies called Tiddlytubbies!

Remember the show everyone loved as a kid with the cute tubbies that do not talk but still kept us entertained? Yeah, they have babies of their own now (sort-of), and they are called Tiddlytubbies!...

2017-07-30 20:25:58 +0500


HBO reveals details regarding Game of Thrones spin-off

HBO has revealed details regarding their plans of creating a Game of Thrones spin-off. It was unveiled earlier by George RR Martin himself in a blog post that five projects are being worked on, wit...

2017-07-30 19:51:13 +0500


Maldives' first water theme park to be opened in Hulhumale next year

The project of developing Maldives' first ever water theme park in Hulhumale, has been assigned to the Malaysian company - Miri Housing Development Realty Sdn Bhd, by Housing Development Corporatio...

2017-07-30 18:44:21 +0500


Tourist arrivals in June 2017 increased by 7.8% compared to previous year

According to the tourist arrival statistics published by the Maldives tourism ministry, a total of 85,222 travellers visited the country during the month of June. Despite the low-season, 79,034 tou...

2017-07-29 16:57:38 +0500


Apple discontinues iPod Nano and iPod Shuffle

Back in 2014 around the time of iPod classic's departure, the CEO of Apple Tim Cook said that "all of us have known for some time that iPod is a declining business." Now three years later, Apple ha...

2017-07-29 15:50:28 +0500


George Clooney to sue French magazine for posting photos of his twins

Pictures of the newborn twins of George and Amal Clooney recently surfaced on the internet, and Mr. Clooney is furious about it! He has planned to sue the French magazine that snapped pictures of t...

2017-07-28 17:01:54 +0500


MIRA to celebrate Tax Week from 6th to 11th August

Maldives Inland Revenue Authority (MIRA) has announced the scheduled dates for their 5th annual tax Week. According to MIRA, this year's Tax Week will commence on the 6th of August and continue til...

2017-07-28 15:47:54 +0500


Multiple triumphs for Maldives at World Luxury Spa Awards 2017

The Sunny Side of Life - Maldives have earned multiple triumphs in different categories of the World Luxury Spa Awards 2017. Hotel and Resorts of various country's achieved accolades on the 22nd of...

2017-07-28 03:04:33 +0500


Bangkok Hospital establishes a dedicated counter for Maldivians

Bangkok Hospital in Thailand has established a special counter for Maldivian Travelers. With a post on their Facebook page on the 25th of July, Bangkok Hospital announced that a dedicated Maldivian...

2017-07-27 22:53:11 +0500


Prince William and Prince Harry share their last words with Princess Diana

The 35 year old Duke of Cambridge, and 32 year old Prince Henry of Wales, have opened up for the first time after almost 20 years, about the last conversation they had with their mother, the late P...

2017-07-27 22:25:47 +0500


Maldives and Malaysia signs MOU on cooperation in the field of Culture, Arts and Heritage

Concurrence with the occassion of the 52nd Independence Day of this nation, the government of Maldives and Malaysia has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), on cooperation in the field of cu...

2017-07-27 13:31:51 +0500


Maldives Dive Expo scheduled to be held during TTM in May 2018

Organisers of the event, leading Marketing and PR Agency - Maldives Getaways has announced that Maldives Dive Expo will take place simultaneously during Travel Trade Maldives (TTM) 2018, from 2nd t...

2017-07-26 18:17:29 +0500


Adobe Flash to be stopped by the end of 2020

After recent news from Microsoft stating that they will be removing MS Paint (don't worry it will still be available in the Windows App Store), Adobe has dropped a similar news as well! The company...

2017-07-26 17:41:44 +0500


MATATO partners with Think Strawberries to promote Maldives Travel Awards in India

Maldives Association of Travel Agents and Tour Operators (MATATO) has partnered with Think Strawberries - an Indian Marketing and PR Firm, in order to promotoe Maldives Travel Awards in India. Thin...

2017-07-26 16:59:39 +0500


Why is Masjid Al-Aqsa so important to Muslims and Islam?

Since our childhood, we have heard of Masjid Al-Aqsa in stories regarding Islam, and now on the news. Do you know the significance of this Masjid to Muslims and Islam? Located in the Old City of Je...

2017-07-26 15:49:34 +0500


Guesthouses to be advertised for free says Maldives Getaways

Guesthouses that register for Guesthouses Maldives Conference 2017, will be offered free advertisement in ten of the largest tourism fairs in the world, says organisers - Maldives Getaways.Accordin...

2017-07-25 23:36:47 +0500


Are dried fruits healthier than fresh fruits?

Various types of dried fruits are available now a days, which creates the question of how healthy they actually are and how it differs from fresh fruits.When the water is extracted from fresh fruit...

2017-07-25 23:12:04 +0500


Listen up everyone! Microsoft won't be killing off Paint after all!

On Monday, the official blog of Windows announced that Microsoft Paint might be removed in the near future. However, due to the amount of love app received after the news broke out in the internet,...

2017-07-25 22:16:24 +0500


A detailed look at the design of Apple's iPhone 8

A contributor of Forbes and founder of TrustedReviews - Grace Kelly, and Nodus - high-quality Apple accessory maker has published a report regarding the design of Apple's 10th anniversary iPhone. T...

2017-07-25 21:30:52 +0500


Justin Bieber apologises after cancelling remaining dates of World Tour

After performing a total of 150 shows for his 'Purpose' world tour, Justin Bieber has cancelled the remaining 15 shows scheduled for Asia and North America over the upcoming three months. On Monday...

2017-07-24 22:42:36 +0500


Maldivian unveils two new additions to seaplane fleet

In order to expand their seaplane fleet, the operating company of Maldivian - Island Aviation Services Ltd has announced that their decision to bring in two additional seaplanes. According to the I...

2017-07-24 22:15:42 +0500


Game of Thrones season 7 episode 'Stormborn' delivers long awaited reunion

The second episode of Game of Thrones season 7 which aired on the 23rd of July has just delivered a big reunion that fans have been dying to see since the very first season of the series! Spoilers ...

2017-07-24 18:44:50 +0500


Sponsors revealed for Maldives Marine Expo 2017

On the evening of 23rd July, event managers of Maldives Marine Expo; BLAK Private Limited hosted an elegant function at Kodhipparu finolhu with special invitees to unveil the sponsors and partners ...

2017-07-24 17:41:26 +0500


The first sneak peak of Hey Arnold: The Jungle Movie!

Yes, it is happening! If you were a Nickelodeon fanatic during your childhood (like I was) then there is no doubt that you loved watching Hey Arnold! After 13 years, the cartoon is back with a movi...

2017-07-23 22:08:05 +0500


Hotelier Maldives announces second edition of Revenue Management Workshop

Hotelier Maldives has announced the second edition of Revenue Management Concept Workshop. The event will be organised by Hotelier Maldives and IDeaS - a Singapore based SAS company, in association...

2017-07-23 21:03:18 +0500


Stranger Things season 2 trailer released at Comic-Con

On the 22nd of July,  creators of the Netflix series Stranger Things dropped the second season trailer at San Diego Comic-Con. The creators of the series Duffer Brothers were given a standing ovati...

2017-07-23 17:56:34 +0500


Landaa Estate of Four Seasons Maldives in the list of World's top 100 suites

The Landaa Estate of Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru has been named  one of the top 100 suites in the world, by Elite Traveler. Elite Traveler is a global luxury lifestyle guide fe...

2017-07-23 17:22:25 +0500


6 ways peanut butter helps in eliminating health risks

Peanut butter is not just good in taste, it is packed with nutrients that is important for our body. Here are a few ways that peanut butter can help reduce health risks.Lower CholesterolPeanut butt...

2017-07-22 20:52:46 +0500


Soneva Fush in the list of world's top 100 hotels

The Maldives-based tourist resort - Soneva Fushi has made it into the list of top 100 hotels in the world by Elite Traveler.Elite Traveler is a global luxury lifestyle guide that features the best ...

2017-07-22 13:44:57 +0500


Three ways to make your coffee habit healthier

Coffee is known to provide a number of benefits for your health. However, the way we consume our coffee can be a factor that prevents us from achieving the best of benefits coffee contains. Here ar...

2017-07-21 18:24:36 +0500


Bollywood is getting more attention from U.S. producers

The multi billion dollar entertainment industry of India better known as 'Bollywood' has been increasing in the number of global audiences. Just recently the 18th edition of the International India...

2017-07-21 16:48:26 +0500


2nd edition of Travel Trade Maldives to be held in May 2018

After concluding the first edition of Travel Trade Maldives (TTM) which took place on the 12th and 13th July 2017, Maldives Getaways have unveiled their plans of conducting the second edition next ...

2017-07-20 23:13:19 +0500


Expert tips to raise a good sleeper

From babies to grown ups, we all need sleep. We usually have to fix a sleep cycle and ensure that we follow it, otherwise we just end up laying wide awake at night and feeling sleepy in the morning...

2017-07-20 21:05:46 +0500


F&B complex featuring top fast food chains to open at Velana International Airport in October

On the 20th of July, Maldives Airports Company and Limited (MACL) has finally announced the date scheduled for the opening of their new F&B Complex. According to the operators of the main airpo...

2017-07-20 20:28:01 +0500


Two delicious ways to use store-bought cake mix

That box of cake mix you just picked up from the shop? It can do a lot more than just baking a cake! If you do not have all the ingredients needed to make the perfect chocolate chip cookies, or sim...

2017-07-20 17:53:03 +0500


Four buildings of 25-storeys to be built in Maafannu by 2020

The Maldives Government has announced their plan to construct four buildings consisting of 25-storeys and over 350 luxury apartments, by the year 2020. The large project has already been assigned t...

2017-07-19 22:49:18 +0500


Ed Sheeran comments on why he deactivated Twitter

24 hours after the premiere episode of Game of Thrones, Ed Sheeran's Twitter account mysteriously disappeared. The first episode of Game of Thrones which aired on Sunday (17th July) showed the brit...

2017-07-19 22:25:46 +0500


Pilot praised for averting mid-air collision with world's largest passenger jet

A pilot has been applauded for successfully avoiding what could have been a fatal mid-air collision with  world's biggest passenger jet, saving the lives of hundreds of people.On the 14th of July, ...

2017-07-19 21:48:49 +0500


iPhone 8 could be Apple's most expensive smartphone yet

Unveiling of Apple's new iPhones for this year is just two months away. We are already aware that Apple will be releasing three iphone's this year; 7s, 7s Plus, and the iPhone 8. For a long time, w...

2017-07-19 15:33:27 +0500


The first Maldives tourism investment briefing to be held in November

Bench Events - a global event organizer, has announced the launching of the first Maldives Hotel and Tourism Investment Briefing. The event will be held from the 30th of November through to 1st Dec...

2017-07-18 22:52:47 +0500


Miranda Kerr shares photos from wedding to Snapchat founder Evan Spiegel

The former Victoria's Secret Angel, Miranda Kerr has shared photos from her wedding to CEO of Snapchat Evan Spiegal, that took place in May this year.Miranda Kerr, 34 and Evan Spiegal, 26, stepped ...

2017-07-18 21:59:44 +0500


SATA might host 2017 GALA event in Addu City

South Asian Travel Awards (SATA) has announced that they are currently exploring the options of hosting their 2017 GALA event in the Maldives at Addu City. Although nothing has been confirmed as of...

2017-07-18 21:13:27 +0500


Two new Harry Potter books releasing this October

To commemorate the 20th anniversary of the publication of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone - the first book of the series, the publisher Bloomsbury has announced two new Harry Potter Books ...

2017-07-18 18:27:45 +0500


Ed Sheeran's Twitter account has disappeared

After his brief cameo appearance on the seasons seven premiere episode of HBO's Game of Thrones, Ed Sheeran has deleted his Twitter account as fan's mock him for his performance.Ed Sheeran was give...

2017-07-18 17:51:20 +0500


The difference between plain yogurt and greek yogurt

Have you ever come across a recipe that calls for a few spoons of Greek yogurt? Maybe some recipes just say yogurt, regular or plain yogurt. Although they may look exactly the same to the naked eye...

2017-07-17 22:54:20 +0500


Avoid fighting with your partner with this advice

Did you know that the fights you have with your partner can actually teach you something things about your relationship?At some point, every relationship will have a few disagreements or things tha...

2017-07-17 20:20:31 +0500


Sun Siyam Resorts expanding with four new resorts

The Maldives based resort group, Sun Siyam Resorts have announced their plans to expand the brand further and open four new properties; three resorts in the Maldives, one resort in Sri Lanka, over ...

2017-07-17 19:44:37 +0500


Priyanka Chopra is celebrating her birthday in the Maldives!

The popular Bollywood and Hollywood actress, Priyanka Chopra jetted off to the Sunny Side of Life - Maldives, for birthday celebrations with her family.The winner of the Miss World (year 2000), Pri...

2017-07-16 23:02:30 +0500


BBC has announced the first female Doctor for 'Doctor Who'

Listen up Whovians, BBC has revealed an exciting news that I believe most of us have been waiting to hear for a long time! Yes, the 13th Doctor will be played by a woman!BBC has made an announcemen...

2017-07-16 22:32:35 +0500


HBO released a five minute recap of Game of Thrones Season 1-6

Season 7 premiers Sunday at 9 PM in the US (which will be available to watch on Monday in the Maldives) and there has been countless videos made by fans that recaps the six seasons of Game of Thron...

2017-07-16 18:48:51 +0500


Six Senses Hotel Resorts Spas titled world's top hotel brand

Six Senses Hotel Resorts Spas has been named the world's Top Hotel Brand by the readers of Travel + Leisure Magazine. Over 300,000 respondents submitted ratings in categories such as cities, hotels...

2017-07-16 18:06:57 +0500


About to work out? Warm up to avoid injuries!

Ever start lifting weights right after you walk into the gym? Stop if you want to avoid putting yourself in risk. Dr. Bill Kelley, a physical therapy doctor, athletic trainer, and strength coach ha...

2017-07-15 19:13:19 +0500


5 ways white tea is beneficial in fighting off diseases

Although white, black, and green tea comes from the same types of plant, the amount of benefits each tea has can differ greatly.White teas go through less processing and can retain more of its heal...

2017-07-15 17:32:47 +0500


Eight British Muslims travelling to Medinah for Hajj on their bikes!

Eight British Muslims have embarked on a journey to perform the annual Hajj pilgrimage, on their bikes!A group of eight Britain men who work for Human Aid, a London based humanitarian charity are  ...

2017-07-14 23:10:52 +0500


A success for the first international travel trade show of Maldives

The first ever international travel trade show of Maldives - Travel Trade Maldives (TTM) has achieved a successful outcome. Organised by Maldives Getaways, the travel trade show was held on the 12t...

2017-07-14 22:24:05 +0500


Beyonce shares first picture of her twins on Instagram

To celebrate her new-born twins turning one month old, Beyonce has officially shared their first public picture on Instagram, and confirming their names to the world as well.Beyonce posted a photo ...

2017-07-14 21:33:26 +0500


Club Teenage returns to Maldives after competing at Neymar Jr's Five

Club teenage returns to Maldives after competing at the RedBull organised Neymar Jr’s Five.Club teenage played against several teams in the national championship and won first place after defeating...

2017-07-13 22:35:17 +0500


BML and American Express announces joint marketing campaign

Bank of Maldives (BML) and America Express has announced a joint marketing campaign in order to promote Maldives as a leading destination in international platforms.The destination marketing campai...

2017-07-13 21:48:41 +0500


Eight ways to increase in wealth

If you have tried your best to do everything you possibly can to increase your wealth, but still fail to do so then maybe you have not turned to the One who can help you. When you are searching for...

2017-07-13 15:24:27 +0500


Here's the right way to charge your phone

Here's the right way to charge your phoneWe buy a phone that the company claims to have a battery that can last for a day or more. However, as the days goes by when we use the phone, the results ar...

2017-07-13 00:31:30 +0500


Three ways to use raw eggs as a face mask!

Sometimes, what we are looking for can be found right in our kitchen. No need to buy fancy face masks to get rid of dark spots, acne, or to get soft skin. Use one of the most effective ingredients ...

2017-07-12 19:53:22 +0500


World Travel Awards recognises Baros as Indian Ocean's Most Romantic Resort

The five-star resort, Baros Maldives has achieved the title of Indian Ocean's Most Romantic Resort by the World Travel Awards.The Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony of the World travel Awards was held on S...

2017-07-12 18:14:58 +0500


Government to launch a new affordable Housing Loan Scheme

Government to launch a new affordable Housing Loan SchemeThe government is planning on launching a brand new Housing Loan Scheme. During a press conference held on 11th July at Maldives Moneratory ...

2017-07-11 18:08:48 +0500


OBLU Select at Sangeli by Atmosphere to open in 2018

The latest addition to the hospitality brand - Atmosphere Hotels and Resorts, OBLU Select by Atmosphere at Sangeli is scheduled to open in early July 2018.The four-star resort by Atmosphere is situ...

2017-07-11 17:22:22 +0500


5 foods and drinks to avoid before your workout

Whether you are trying to build muscle or going out for a run, what you choose to eat or drink pre-workout can either be a step up to your success or create a barrier in your performance. Before yo...

2017-07-11 16:01:53 +0500


Do you use your smartphone in bed? Here's why you must stop this habit!

LED screens can harm your sleep cycle when you use it just before bed time. Checking facebook notifications, sending out a tweet before bed, or snapping your friends goodnight - are just some of th...

2017-07-10 22:01:58 +0500


Romania wins Neymar Jr's Five World Champion 2017

Organised by Redbull, the world championship of Neymar Jr's Five took place at Santos, Sao Paulo, Brazil, from 7th to 8th July. After battling it out with national champions of over 53 countries, R...

2017-07-10 18:38:37 +0500


2017's highest paid celebrity in the world

According to Forbes Celebrity 100, the number one spot on the list of world's highest paid celebrities, has been taken by Diddy this year with a total of $130 million during their 12-month scoring ...

2017-07-10 18:01:53 +0500


Five ways coconut milk is beneficial for health

Coconut is known for the countless uses and benefits it brings. From the husk, to the water, and the meat, every part of the coconut can be used for its own purpose. Similarly, the most underrated ...

2017-07-09 21:44:06 +0500


A successful ending for vacations expo 2017

Organised by highrise, second edition of Vacation Expo has wrapped up with overwhelming success on the evening of Saturday, the 8th of July. Commenced on the 6th of July, Vacations Expo 2017 had ov...

2017-07-09 21:25:39 +0500


There's actually a smart way to procrastinate!

Did you know that there is a smart way to procrastinate?Make a habit of following these smart strategies of procrastination that can help you become more productive to face the task you are delayin...

2017-07-09 17:32:09 +0500


Five healthy oils to have in the kitchen

Oil is best when it is natural, and cold-pressed. Refined oils can be cheaper to purchase but it is not worthwhile when it comes to what it can do to your health. Choose the best type of oil that i...

2017-07-08 12:52:27 +0500


Maldives moves onto the next round of Neymar Jr's Five

Maldives has moved onto the next round of the Redbull organised Neymar Jr's Five, currently being held at Santos, Sau Paulo, Brazil.The team representing Maldives; Club Teenage has made it to the r...

2017-07-07 17:07:44 +0500


Club Teenage set to compete in Global Finals of Neymar Jr's Five at Brazil

Club Teenage is set to compete in the Global Finals of Neymar Jr's Five held at Santos, Brazil. Over 53 countries will be playing for the championship organised by Red Bull.Neymar Jr's Five began w...

2017-07-07 02:30:37 +0500


Installation of new incinerator at Thilafushi assigned to Sri Lankan company

Installation of a new 20 unit incinerator at Thilafushi has been handed over to a Sri Lankan company. The new incinerator is being placed to dispose of waste from the areas surrounding Male' City.D...

2017-07-06 20:21:14 +0500


Travel Trade Maldives (TTM) to be inaugurated by Tourism Minister

Organisers of the Travel Trade Maldives (TTM) fair has announced that the event will be inaugurated by the Tourism Minister of Maldives - Moosa Zameer.A statement released by the local PR Firm Mald...

2017-07-06 17:04:53 +0500


8 ways apples benefit your health

1. Lowers CholesterolGrab an apple if you want to reduce your cholesterol. Just one medium-sized apple can contain about four grams of fiber, some of which are in the form of pectin - a variant of ...

2017-07-05 23:00:00 +0500


4 health benefits of lime and salt

There are numerous ways that lime and salt can be used. Using the right amounts of both ingredients and combining them together can do wonders for your body and skin. Here are four ways that this m...

2017-07-05 18:38:19 +0500


Paul Pogba opens up about being a Muslim living in Manchester

The world's most expensive football player of Manchester United has opened up about being a Muslim living in the city of Manchester after the Arena bombing. In an interview given to Esquire Magazin...

2017-07-05 17:52:42 +0500


Vacations Expo 2017 set to commence on Thursday

This year's Vacations Expo is set to commence on Thursday, 6th of July.Organised by Highrise - a leading event management company of Maldives, the second edition of vacations expo will feature exci...

2017-07-04 21:46:36 +0500


Looking for love? An expert says to ask yourself these questions!

Are you looking for love? We have a couple of tips and information for you.According to an article contributed to The Huffington Post by a personal growth writer and speaker, Alexis Sclamberg, when...

2017-07-04 18:41:21 +0500


4 ways to eat more protein during pregnancy

Protein is one of the main building blocks of your body, and the baby's. Whilst women must have around 45 grams of protein each day, the amount for a pregnant women doubles in order to support both...

2017-07-04 18:08:46 +0500


Ed Sheeran is done with Twitter!

The popular singer-songwriter has made the decision to leave TwitterAs you might have noticed, Ed has not been very active on Twitter. Whichever Tweets that are sent out are mainly links to his Ins...

2017-07-04 00:29:48 +0500


Six tips to remain devoted in faith

Shahr bin Haushab reported: “I asked Umm Salamah (May Allah be pleased with her), “O Mother of the Believers! Which supplication did the Messenger of Allah (PBUH) make frequently when he was in you...

2017-07-03 22:01:17 +0500


John Keells Hotels earns record profit from Maldives and Sri Lanka

The hotel group, John Keells Holding Plc (JKH) has revealed the record profits they earned from the Maldives and Sri Lanka within 2016 through their established hotels.Susantha Ratnayake, the chair...

2017-07-03 21:21:00 +0500


10 things women must know about Endometrial Cancer

Endometrial cancer is a common cancer in women. It is important to know as much as possible about this disease as to be aware of the symptoms so that it can be diagnosed in the earliest stages, whi...

2017-07-03 18:30:03 +0500


Six ways caffeine can modify workouts

Have you heard of this before? How caffeine can actually transform your workout? Yes! It is not just for energy when you play sports, or help you kick start your day, it can be helpful when you are...

2017-07-02 22:47:44 +0500


Can Pizza be healthy?

We often wonder, is pizza healthy? Well, it is healthy. And it is not healthy. There are two sides to this delicious food.The healthiness or unhealthiness of a pizza depends on the type of crust th...

2017-07-02 22:18:16 +0500


Is your newborn sleeping too much?

A lot of parents feel exhausted and overwhelmed because of how frequently their little one wakes at night. However, there are some parents who is going through a different experience. Most newborns...

2017-07-02 18:57:18 +0500


Half a million tourists arrived within the first half of 2017

According to the statistics published by the Ministry of Tourism, tourist arrival to the Maldives has reached half a million within the first half of this year. The total recorded number of tourist...

2017-07-02 18:14:58 +0500


A harboured speedboat in Male' caught on fire

A speedboat which was docked at the harbour of Male' City, caught on fire on the afternoon of Sunday (2nd July). The speedboat that was in front of the area between Bank of Ceylon and Ministry of F...

2017-07-01 23:52:08 +0500


Adele cancels last two shows of her tour

Adele has cancelled the remaining two shows of her 25 tour due to damaged vocal cords.The 29 year old singer who was almost done with the tour of her album '25' was forced to cancel the last two We...

2017-07-01 22:13:14 +0500


Lionel Messi ties knot with childhood sweetheart

The Argentine born world-famous football player, Lionel Messi married his childhood sweetheart - Antonella Roccuzzo, on Friday night. The couple tied the knot at a ceremony held in Messi's hometown...

2017-07-01 03:50:18 +0500


Study says your phone is a brain drain even when it's off

We often come cross reasons why smartphones are not safe for us, or how it is ruining our lives. Let's face it, we are a slave to our smartphone, always checking for notifications, staying awake at...

2017-07-01 00:28:15 +0500


How come sweet and salty combinations taste so delicious?

From chocolate covered pretzels to caramel popcorn, do you ever wonder why sweet and salty tastes so good together? When we read it out aloud it seems a bit strange, like it is two ingredients that...

2017-06-30 23:08:00 +0500


What would happen if the Moon disappeared?

If you thought the moon was just there to accompany us, well, we got a lot to tell you. Of course it is gorgeous to look at, but it actually helps our beloved earth in countless ways as well. But w...

2017-06-30 16:44:49 +0500


Top 6 most famous power couples of bollywood!

Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor KhanEver since these two fell in love, they become what we call now a days as 'couple goals.' From their adorable relationship to their marriage, and now parents to...

2017-06-30 03:28:34 +0500


Adele might never tour again

Adele has confirmed that she might never go touring ever again. The 29 year singer told 40,000 during a concert at Auckland, New Zealand, back in March that she had thoughts of permanently retiring...

2017-06-30 02:52:55 +0500


5 tips to make a gassy baby feel better

Do you have a gassy baby? We have listed down five tips that can help your baby feel better! Although if none of it works at home, go to the doctor as soon as possible.1. Is gas the issue?When a ba...

2017-06-29 17:06:10 +0500


Short sleep can create dangerous arguments with your partner

When you haven't been able to sleep well, or slept for a short amount of time it can lead to being annoyed with the slightest things a lot quicker. This can often result in unnecessary and even une...

2017-06-29 16:17:14 +0500


Facebook has reached 2 billion monthly users

Facebook is one of the major social networking platforms. Everyone around the world uses it, whilst numerous new users join daily. Facebook has been available to the world for around 13 years. 5 ye...

2017-06-29 04:59:15 +0500


Emilia Clarke shares a huge 'Game of Thrones' hint

Game of Thrones is entering it's seventh season, and for six of them it has basically been a long wait of whether the other characters will meet Daenerys Targaryen. The new season could bring us on...

2017-06-29 02:02:53 +0500


Five things that kills confidence

Confidence is the most important thing we must have if we are looking to succeed in our life. Whether it is by doing a business, or otherwise, it is a key factor that can affect everything you do. ...

2017-06-28 23:59:17 +0500


Ed Sheeran slept on celebs couches before he got famous

There is no one in this world who does not know about the wonderful ginger Ed Sheeran (if you don't know him, what are you even doing with your life?). He has stolen our hearts with his extraordina...

2017-06-28 19:50:49 +0500


Margot Robbie uses a toothbrush to blend foundation

Many of us struggle when trying to effectively blend foundation. This is faced my many, even famous celebrities! Yes, a make up artist is not with them all the time, they have to be normal human be...

2017-06-28 18:02:50 +0500


The first ever Hot Air Balloon Festival in Maldives concluded

The first ever hot air balloon festival in the Maldives organised by Unix Sporting in association with the Ministry of Your and Sports, as well as Maldives Marketing and Public Relations Corportati...

2017-06-27 15:26:31 +0500


Dhaalu Airport to commence services on Wednesday

The recently developed domestic airport at Kudahuvadhoo named Dhaalu Airport is set to begin their operation from Wednesday (28th June) on wards. It has been reported that one flight of Maldivian w...

2017-06-27 14:58:53 +0500


Tourist arrival statistics of the month of May 2017

According to the tourist arrival statistics of May published by the Ministry of Tourism, Maldives saw 93,491 tourist arrivals that month. This is an increase of 0.3 percent, when compared to the sa...

2017-06-27 14:18:03 +0500


6 sleep strategies that can help build muscles

When trying to build muscles, a factor that most guys take for granted and disregard is sleep. As you fall into a deep sleep, the body starts producing growth hormone, testosterone, and regenerativ...

2017-06-27 13:27:14 +0500


5 advises on handling divorce

For some women a divorce is something that makes them stronger, they become relieved of being free from a dreadful marriage that they rise stronger than ever. However, there are others who takes it...

2017-06-27 13:22:02 +0500


Here's why Kate Winslet never dated Leonardo DiCaprio

Ever since we watched Titanic, and every single time that we re-watch it, we wonder why these two actors who play Jack and Rose are not together. We think, and debate over the internet about how pe...

2017-06-27 01:31:25 +0500


3 honey combinations beneficial for health and beauty

Honey is a natural product that has been used throughout history for its nutritional and medicinal properties. It was used by the ancient Egyptians as a dressing for wound and as an embalming fluid...

2017-06-27 00:53:18 +0500


The meaning behind Pregnancy Cravings

According to nutrition experts, cravings for specific types of food during pregnancy can be a symptom of vitamin and minerals shortage in your diet. Therefore, we have listed down meanings behind 6...

2017-06-26 17:44:57 +0500


The difference between Coriander and Cilantro

When we are often cooking from a recipe, we may find that the ingredients require coriander. Another recipe for the same food might list out cilantro as a herb requirement. So which one is which? W...

2017-06-26 16:36:31 +0500


100,000 muslims gathered in Birmingham for the largest Eid Celebration in Europe

More than 100,000 Muslims gathered in Birmingham yesterday for Eid Al-Fitr celebrations, which became the largest eid festival ever in the Europe.Muslims from all around the globe came together at ...

2017-06-26 15:56:24 +0500


What to do with all the leftover dates from Ramadan?

We all buy and even get gifted numerous packets of dates during the month of Ramadan. Before breaking our fast, it is the first thing most of us eat - as done by our beloved Prophet (PBUH). However...

2017-06-25 17:06:24 +0500


6 tips to ease belly bloat during bedtime

Do you often feel bloated when you wake up in the morning? There are several things which can cause bloating from PMS, constipation, diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome, to food allergy or even ovar...

2017-06-24 16:15:54 +0500


Victor Lindelof and Maja Nilsson gets engaged in Maldives

The swedish defender that recently signed a four year contract with the football club Manchester United, has proposed to his girflrined Maja Nilsson during their holiday in the Maldives.The pair je...

2017-06-24 16:13:28 +0500


J.K. Rowling reveals there are TWO Harry Potters

The famous author of the Harry Potter series, J.K Rowling delights in surprising her potterheads with new information occassionally.In her latest post on Pottermore, J.K. Rowling has revealed that ...

2017-06-23 16:49:03 +0500


5 natural remedies for hair loss you can find in the kitchen

Experiencing hair loss? We have a solution for you, and it is so easy that you can find these remedies right in your kitchen! So give it a try and see how well it works out for you. 1. OnionJuice a...

2017-06-23 16:39:34 +0500


Mohamed Bin Salman, the new crown prince of Saudi Arabia

The son of king Salman Bin Abdul Aziz - Mohammed Bin Salman, and the defence minister of Saudia Arabia, has been appointed as the new crown prince. The decision of the 81 year old king was endorsed...

2017-06-23 16:05:46 +0500


No royal wants to rise to the throne, says Prince Harry

The 32 year old Prince Henry of Wales has said in a statement that according to him, no one in the royal family wants to become king of queen.  “We are involved in modernizing the British monarchy,...

2017-06-22 16:28:16 +0500


How to make Pizza Cups!

A fun and interesting way to serve pizza. Especially for a party or a snack for your kids.Ingredients:For the dough2 1/2 cups of all purpose flour1 1/2 teaspoon of salt5 tablespoons of oil1 1/2 tea...

2017-06-22 15:32:12 +0500


Lefties are better at maths, according to studies

Studies suggest that left handed people are actually smarter in certain ways than right handed people. Researchers at IFL Science conducted a series of experiments to identify the link between math...

2017-06-22 14:24:47 +0500


How often should you wash your bed sheets?

Most people do not wash their bed sheets enough. In an instant, you bed sheet gets covered with dead skin cells, oils from the skin, sweat, and saliva. This leads to development of dust mites. Thou...

2017-06-21 17:46:02 +0500


Grand Park Kodhipparu has opened their doors

The recently developed five-star resort by Park Hotel Groups of Singapore, has opened their doors. The first ever luxury resort by the Singapore-based Park Hotel Group, Grand Kodhipparu is a lavish...

2017-06-21 16:58:18 +0500


Lack of sleep can cause brain to 'eat' itself

According to a study done by researchers at the Marche Polytechnic University in Ancona, Italy, they have come to the conclusion that sleep deprivation can cause parts of the brain synaposes to get...

2017-06-21 16:34:06 +0500


5 Sunnahs of Eid to follow

The day of Eid Al-Fitr is upon us. As the blessed month of Ramadan ends, Muslims celebrate this joyous day on the 1st of Shawwal to thank the Almighty for giving us the strength, the will, and endu...

2017-06-20 16:02:49 +0500


How to make Soft Pretzels

Ingredients1 1/2 cups of water1 Tablespoon of sugar1 1/2 teaspoon of salt1 package of dry yeast2 tablespoons of melted butter4 1/2 or 5 cups of flour (all purpose)6 cups of water1/3 cup of baking s...

2017-06-20 15:43:07 +0500


Maldives Showcase launched for international promotion

An International promotional brand titled 'Maldives Showcase' has been launched by Maldives Association for Travel Agents and Tour Operators (MATATO) in partnership with High Rise Private Limited -...

2017-06-20 14:49:49 +0500


Maldives becoming a leading destination for Chinese Luxury Travellers

According to a survey titled The Chinese Luxury Traveller 2017 by Hurun Report, Maldives was ranked as the most preferred international travel destination amongst chinese luxury travellers. Maldive...

2017-06-19 16:55:02 +0500


5 egg substitutes for baking

Maybe you don't have eggs? Or you are allergic to them. Or, maybe you simply don't like eggs? Regardless of what the reason may be, there are several substitutes you can use for baking in the place...

2017-06-19 16:03:23 +0500


The joyous Eid Al-fitr - a day for giving thanks

Eid Al-Fitr is a joyous day for all Muslims. Literally translated to the festival of breaking of the fast, we celebrate Eid in order to mark the month of fasting. As Ramadan ends, we feel happy and...

2017-06-19 14:41:15 +0500


Is there such a thing called 'Beauty Rest'?

We always come across the term 'Beauty Rest.' Especially when a big day is ahead. You have heard people say 'I need my Beauty Rest' or even say to you to get your beauty rest. But how true is this ...

2017-06-18 17:01:02 +0500


King Salman awarded Islamic Personality of the Year

The Saudi King Salman has been awarded the Islamic Personality of the Year 2017, by the organizing committee of Dubai International Holy Quran Award (DIHQA).Chairman of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Makto...

2017-06-18 16:17:11 +0500


Nutella Crepe Cake

If you love eating crepes, how about turning it into a cake instead? More crepes, more nutella, more deliciousness! And it takes just a few simple steps to make this dessert. Gather the following i...

2017-06-18 15:14:31 +0500


Over 50 dive operators & media will attend Maldives International Dive Show

More than 50 dive operatores and media representatives from around the world will be participating in the first International Dive Show held in the Maldives. Organised by Maldives Getawas - a local...

2017-06-17 17:57:15 +0500


Tuna Tortilla Pizza

This is an easy alternative to pizza. The thin crust and crispiness of it makes it delicious, and it will taste just like the typical pizza! With simple ingredients, it will only take a few minutes...

2017-06-17 16:18:46 +0500


Nutella responds to picture of what goes into one jar

A picture went viral in social meda, showing what goes into one jar of Nutella. With it being a hazelnut spread, we were convinced even for a moment that nutella was healthy (even just a little bit...

2017-06-17 15:52:29 +0500


The best dua for Laylatul Qadr (the Night of Decree)

On an odd night of the last ten days of Ramadan, the Holy Quran was sent down from heaven to earth, and is known as the night of Laylatul Qadr - the night of decree or the night of power. Though th...

2017-06-16 17:12:21 +0500


SAFF Championship postponed to May 2018

The South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Championship previously scheduled to be held on 25th December of this year, has now been postponed to May of next year (2018).The postponement came after ...

2017-06-16 16:42:43 +0500


Champa Central Hotel assigned as Maldives Hotel Partner of SATA 2017

Champa Central has been chosen as the Maldives Hotel Partner for the 2017 edition of South Asian Travel Awards (SATA). The hotel be hosting all evaluations and presentations of nominees from the Ma...

2017-06-16 16:40:48 +0500


Usain Bolt completes his last 100m race in Jamaica

Usain Bolt completes his last 100m race in JamaicaThe Jamaican born runner regarded as one of history's greatest sprinters - Usain bolt has finished his final 100m race in his home soil, with anoth...

2017-06-15 19:36:29 +0500


Savoury Sausage French Toast Roll Ups

Twist up the typical french toast by making it a savoury treat! Fill it with ham, cheese, chicken, tuna, vegetables, you name it - these delicious french toast roll ups are simple to make without a...

2017-06-15 17:47:39 +0500


Recreational running does not harm your knees

We are often met with the claims that running will wreck our knees. But is that really true? After an intense research done in spain, the results showed that recreational running does not harm the ...

2017-06-15 16:24:53 +0500


Can we really get addicted to chocolate?

Some of us may go crazy when we see chocolate. With the inability to pass by a shop without purchasing a bar to munch on, or having random cravings late at night that we just cannot ignore. Yes, th...

2017-06-14 20:11:41 +0500


3 signs Millenials are doing better than they think

Are you a millennial striving hard to keep moving forward? Are you constantly let down, or are bombarded with pressure, college debt, and jobs that are not paying you enough? This may be a positive...

2017-06-14 19:40:23 +0500


How to make best use of the last nights of Ramadan

1. Sit in I'tikafAli Ibn Hussain (RA) narrates from his father that Prophet (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) said: “He who observes the ten days I’tikaf during Ramadhan will obtain the reward of two Ha...

2017-06-14 15:56:27 +0500


Super tasty fudgy brownies!

We all love this delicious dessert which can be made either fudgy, cakey or even moist. There are several variations when it comes to a brownie but the best is the most simple. Today we are going t...

2017-06-14 15:29:34 +0500


Tips to follow during the last 10 nights of Ramadan

Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) said, “Whoever stays up and prays on Laylat Al-Qadr out of faith and in the hope of reward, his previous sins will be forgiven.” (Reported by Al-Bukhari an...

2017-06-13 14:34:10 +0500


The short yet powerful Dua

Our prophet (SAW) has told us of countless dua's to be recited, which can benefit us in a variety of ways. Some of which are long, and some of which are short. Nevertheless, each dua is important i...

2017-06-13 13:52:25 +0500


Banana Upside Down Cake

We know of the famous pineapple upside down cake. But do you know that you can make the same, just with bananas instead of pineapple? Yes! It is completely possible and extremely delicious. So try ...

2017-06-13 09:49:53 +0500


8 things to know about coping with anxiety

Here are a few things everyone must know about anxiety, according to crisis counselors.After helping those that suffer anxiety on a daily basis, these are the coping mechanisms which have been nota...

2017-06-13 09:47:03 +0500


9 reasons to drink more water

We have all heard and been told that we must drink at least six to eight glasses of water per day. But it actually depends on factors such as how active you are, what climate you love in, or even h...

2017-06-12 16:05:01 +0500


Coconut Chicken Nuggets

This recipe offers a delicious twist on the classic chicken nuggets that kids (and adults) love! With a hint of coconut, these tasty nuggets will leave anyone reching out for just one more.Followin...

2017-06-12 16:03:52 +0500


Here is how fasting can help the liver

Fasting can provide numerous benefits for our health and well-being. In fact, fasting plays a great role in aiding our liver for better functioning.According to a team of researchers at Univeristy ...

2017-06-12 16:01:36 +0500


5 ways exercise benefits your brain

Getting fit is a lot more than how your body looks. It can also play a great role in enhancing your brain fuctions in numerous ways. Whilst your muscles are getting stronger, with more cardio capac...

2017-06-12 15:59:32 +0500


New seaplane terminal to be built on reclaimed land

Maldives Airports Company Limited (MACL) has announced that reclamation of land where new seaplane terminal at Velana International Airport is set for development.The land has been reclaimed on a l...

2017-06-11 17:14:13 +0500


2nd Edition of International Tourism Film Festival to be held in April 2018

Previously scheduled to be held on 16th to 18th November of this year (2017), the second edition of the International Tourism Film Festival (ITFFM) hosted by Sun Siyam Resorts is now decided to be ...

2017-06-11 16:48:34 +0500


Tips on better social media marketing

Social Media can be the main source of a businesses success in this day and age. Almost everyone is using various social networks, and are searching for easier ways to get in touch with businesses ...

2017-06-11 16:15:18 +0500


How to make nutty date cookies!

If you are searching for a new way to eat dates, then we have a treat for you! Do not let those delicious dates go to waste and make a cookie out of them instead! Trust me, this recipe is perfect f...

2017-06-11 15:53:21 +0500


Tips on how to avoid wasting time during last 10 days of Ramadan

Narrated Aisha radiAllah anhu – The Prophet salAllahu alayhi wa sallam used to strive hard (in worship) during the last ten days of Ramadan in a way that he did not strive at any other times.” [Mus...

2017-06-10 16:24:17 +0500


Safe excercising tips for pregnant women

Exercising whilst expecting can lif the spirit and provides better preparation for labour and childbirth. However, it is vital for pregnant women to be extra cautious when exercising. Here are 5 ti...

2017-06-10 16:24:15 +0500


Here is why yogurt is beneficial for women

Yogurt is good for women to consum regularly. Especially women who are not getting the amount of calcium required. Low calcium for women can lead to osteoporosis, which can lead to bone fractutures...

2017-06-09 16:50:24 +0500


Five impressive iOS 11 features for the iPhone

During Apple's 2017 WWDC (World Wide Developers Conference) keynote held on Monday (5th June), the company unveiled the new iOS11 with a variety of features to boost up user experience. It will hav...

2017-06-09 16:23:25 +0500


The long awaited carpool karaoke with Ed Sheeran!

James Corden has made the wishes of many come true by finally bringing the British pop-star; Ed Sheeran to his Carpool Karaoke!Just when we thought if we were ever going to be seeing this amazing s...

2017-06-09 02:41:08 +0500


Too much stress at work? Here are 5 tips to overcome it!

There is always something at work to put a bit of pressure in our heads. When work gets too stressful for us, it gets difficult to keep managed because we are either too tensed or have too many dis...

2017-06-08 16:21:14 +0500


Try this simple flourless pancake!

We all love pancakes (maybe with a few exceptions). It is the perfect breakfast food, or can even be enjoyed at any time of the day.Those who are trying to become more healthy, tend to avoid eating...

2017-06-08 16:19:59 +0500


Everything Red - Mobile Commerce Partner for Maldives Travel Awards 2017

Everything Red is a multi brand company in the capital city of Male' in Maldives, that specializes in several areas such as Digital Marketing, Mobile Commerce, Mobile VAS, Mobile Solutions, and mor...

2017-06-08 16:17:48 +0500


A brief look at fasting and Taqwa

Muslims are oftened asked the question "why do you have to fast in Ramadan?" Which most of us usually answer by saying it is to experience the feeling of hunger that the poor go through. But there ...

2017-06-07 15:54:06 +0500


Unable to attend the Majsid? Pray Taraweeh at home

Unable to attend the Majsid? Pray Taraweeh at homeThere some people who are not able to attend the masjid for Taraweeh prayers during Ramadan. Especially mothers who have to look after their child,...

2017-06-07 15:26:08 +0500


Banana Milkshake

With just a few ingredients, banana milkshake is simple to make and extremely satisfying. Get the deliciousness of the milkshake along with all the nutrionoal benefits of a banana. This drink is pe...

2017-06-07 15:05:54 +0500


George and Amal Clooney welcomes twin babies

The famous hollywood actor George Clooney and the human rights lawyer Amal Clooney have become parents of twins!A spokesperson has confirmed that on the morning of Tuesday, Amal Clooney gave birth ...

2017-06-07 15:04:32 +0500


Types of seafood to eat and avoid during pregnancy

Pregnant women are provided with a list of things they must not eat. When it comes to seafood, the amount of misinformation that pregnant women are given is plentiful. But the good news is, it is n...

2017-06-06 16:17:13 +0500


Sausage Pizza Toast

This is the perfect light meal or party snack for your little one. It is a fun and easy version of pizza that you can make within minutes, or let your child make it themselves! Most importantly, re...

2017-06-06 16:13:14 +0500


The new resort in Raa Atoll - Dhigali Maldives has opened their doors

Dhigali Maldives has welcomed their very first guests at the beginning of this month. The recently opened luxury resort is set in Raa Atoll, and reachable via a 45 minute scenic seaplane ride from ...

2017-06-06 15:14:07 +0500


Want to be successful? Let go of these 10 things!

To achieve the success that you want, there are a number of things you must put your focus on, and certain things to get rid of. Change your life by following these 10 things and take another step ...

2017-06-06 15:11:28 +0500


Six acts of Sunnah for Ramadan

"O you who have believed, fasting is decreed for you as it was decreed upon those before you that you may become pious." [2:183]When we take a look at the beautiful verse above, it has been made cl...

2017-06-05 15:49:07 +0500


More than 100 professionals taking part in Hotelier Summit Maldives

Over 100 professionals from the travel and tourism industry have been confirmed to attend the Hotelier Summit Maldives 2017. The summit is a core component of the first ever travel trade show to be...

2017-06-05 15:22:43 +0500


How to make cake balls

Cake balls are basically bite-sized balls (obviously) made of cake that has been crumbled and mixed with frosting, with an outer coating of chocolate.It is very easy to make as it only requires abo...

2017-06-05 09:36:33 +0500


Real Madrid celebrates Champions League victory at home

On Saturday (3rd June), Real Madrid became the first club (in the modern age) to successfully defend their title at the Champions League.Upon returning to the City of Madrid on the evening of Sunda...

2017-06-05 09:34:38 +0500


Tourist arrivals to Maldives doubles in April

The touriism of Maldives bounced back in April by increasing twice the amount in tourist arrivals.According to the statistics published by the Tourism Ministry of Maldives, a total number of 119,77...

2017-06-04 16:00:31 +0500


Jumeirah Vittaveli gets re-certified by Green Globe

Jumeirah Vittaveli has been awarded the Green Globe Certificate for the third consecutive year.Speaking about the Green Globe certified tourist resort since 2015, The General Manager or Jumeirah Vi...

2017-06-04 14:10:14 +0500


A Quranic Verse regarding fasting

"O you who have believed, fasting is decreed for you as it was decreed upon those before you that you may become pious." [2:183]The above verse of Surah Baqarah, has a few things that we must note....

2017-06-04 13:12:38 +0500


Try this delicous Banana-Date Smoothie!

This is a quick recipe to make and a drink that is going to fill up your tummy right away! The delicious smoothie is packed with nutrinoual benefits as it is made from two amazing fruits that are h...

2017-06-04 13:10:28 +0500


Here is why you should make more Dhikr this Ramadan

Do you know what Dhikr means? When translated it means remembrance, recalling, and mentioning our creator; Allah (SWT). Since childhood we have been told by our parents to recite 'Dhikr Tasbih' aft...

2017-06-03 16:48:56 +0500


Construction of new runway begins at Velana International Airport

Construction of the new runway at Velana International Airport has begun as the foundation is currently being laid. The project of the new runway is being done under a contract with Beijing Urban C...

2017-06-03 15:19:46 +0500


10 hydrating fruits to eat during Ramadan

While we are trying to improve our spirituality in Ramadan, it is mindful to boost our health as much as we can as well. During this holy month, we fast long hours of the day which causes us to loo...

2017-06-03 02:54:51 +0500


Do you know about Instagram's Banana Artist?

We all know that banana is a fruit filled with nutritious benefits. It can be consumed in various ways from adding it to a dessert, making a delicious drink, or simply just eating as it is. Bananas...

2017-06-02 15:56:38 +0500


Do you know the best time to take a shower?

Do you know the best time to take a shower? If you did not, then we are here to tell you about it. Apparentely there is a specific time of the day to shower, which can provide us with benefits. But...

2017-06-02 15:20:07 +0500


Test flight successfully lands at Dhaalu Airport

On the morning of thursday, a test flight of Maldivian successful landed at the recently developed domestic airport in the Maldives.The airport was developed for a sum of 20 million dollars by Reol...

2017-06-02 03:04:55 +0500


Here's how green tea can help your teeth

We are always told of the numerous benefits that green tea has for our health. Did you know that it can also improve the health of our teeth and gums? Unlike other teas, green tea leaves are not fe...

2017-06-01 15:38:56 +0500


Sausage Tater Tots

Is your child a big fan of sausage rolls (sausage puffs or pigs in blanket)? Then they are going to love this version of tater tots! It is simple to make, and delicious to eat.Too make the sausage ...

2017-06-01 09:32:35 +0500


The benefits of Suhoor and what you should eat

Suhoor, which means predawn meal, is the meal consumed during the blessed month of Ramadan before the long hours of fasting begins. Eating suhoor does not only make fasting easier, it can also prov...

2017-05-31 21:59:41 +0500


Ajay and Kajol spending their holiday in the Maldives!

The famous bollywood couple, Ajay Devgn and Kajol are soaking up the sun in the Maldives along with their family.The couple arrived to the Maldives with their family on the morning of 29th May, and...

2017-05-31 16:51:40 +0500


Try this easy oven-baked vegetable frittata!

Frittata is quick and easy to make, and is a delicious dish to enjoy with your family! You can leave it plain similar to an omelette, mix it up with various meat, or even make it super cheesy! Toda...

2017-05-31 16:35:46 +0500


5 battles during Ramadan that made history

The holy month of Ramadan is a period where numerous historic events have happend, that shaped the world we are currently living in. Today, we will take a look at 5 battles that occured during Rama...

2017-05-31 09:40:05 +0500


Creator of Android releases The Essential Phone

Andy Rubin, the creator of Android has released a new smartphone, and it looks beautiful! Known as 'The Essential Phone', it has a titanium and ceramic build , a bezel-less edge-to-edge screen of 5...

2017-05-30 16:44:41 +0500


Government provides free ferry service for surfers to Thanburudhoo

Today, the government of Maldives has launched a free ferry services exclusively for surfers, to the island of Thanburudhoo. On Monday, the tourism Ministry, Maldives Transport and Contracting Comp...

2017-05-30 16:22:22 +0500


Liliane Bettencourt - the richest woman in the world

Born to Paris in France, Liliane Bettencourt is currently the world's wealthiest female, with a net work of 39.5 billion US dollars.The 94 year old is one of the main shareholders of the famous cos...

2017-05-30 14:50:06 +0500


4 greatest women in the history of Islam

Maryam Bint 'Imran (May Allah be pleased with her): The mother of 'Isa (Jesus) (peace be upon him), was a pious woman who miraculously gave birth to the prophet, without a father. Throughout her li...

2017-05-30 09:41:23 +0500


Super easy 3 ingredient Peanut Butter cookies!

Are you or is your kid a die-hard fan of peanut butter? We got the perfect recipe for you to make! This recipe requires just three ingredients, and it is so simple that even a child could make it.P...

2017-05-29 20:22:14 +0500


Ammadey triumphs at Indian Open of Surfing championship

The Maldivian surfer Ahmed Agil, better known as 'Ammadey', has been titled the winner at the Open Category of Indian Open of Surfing Championships Second Edition, this Sunday (28th May). The 26 ye...

2017-05-29 19:52:24 +0500


Book your Iftar at Paradise Island Resort with Foodhub

The online food ordering platform; foodhub.mv is offering the chance to book Iftar at Paradise Island Resort and Spa, straight from their website! This is the first time in the Maldives where the s...

2017-05-29 12:43:36 +0500


Creamy Strawberry-Watermelon Smoothie

Watermelon is a delicious fruit that provides a good amount of antioxidants, vitamins and minerals. It is low on calories, and has numerous factors that can benefit your body. Watermelon can be dru...

2017-05-29 09:46:41 +0500


Healthy Habits for Ramadan (and after!)

The holiest month of the year for all Muslims; Ramadan is a month of worshiping Allah (SWT) in numerous acts, with the target to continue this practice in the future. It is a time for Muslims to in...

2017-05-28 20:45:42 +0500


5 facts about the Maldives

Maldives is more than the beautiful islands and crystal clear waters that offer the perfect holiday getaway. There are several interesting things to discover about this tropical paradise, thus here...

2017-05-28 20:00:19 +0500


Maldives becoming a top destination for Indian Travelers

Often known as 'the Sunny Side of Life' Maldives is a preferred destination by many travellers around the world. Travellers who show interest and search up hotels and resorts of this country keeps ...

2017-05-28 15:22:52 +0500


How to make Chocolate Crinkles!

If you are yearning to make something chocolaty or cannot decide whether you should go for a simple cookie, then this recipe is perfect for you! Chocolate crinkle cookies are melt-in-the-mouth good...

2017-05-28 09:42:01 +0500


What can Menstruating Women do during Ramadan

Ramadan is a month of 'Ibadah' (worship). However, in Islam, worship is not just praying, reciting quran, fasting, or going to hajj. There are more to it that muslims can do to gain benefit. Defini...

2017-05-27 15:07:16 +0500


Ramadan etiquette in Maldives for non-Muslims

The holy month of ramadan is observed by muslims all over the world each year, and commonly lasts 30 days. It is the ninth month of the Islamic Calander, and differs from the Gregorian Calendar as ...

2017-05-26 21:42:37 +0500


What is a Fidget Spinner and why is it so popular?

You have seen it everywhere. It is all over the internet. Almost all the shops are selling them. Kids and even adults have one between their fingers. So what are these things that called a 'Fidget ...

2017-05-26 16:48:07 +0500


Tips to remove burnt food off of pots and pans

No matter how much we know how to cook or how little, there are dreaded times that we have to face after messing up a simple recipe (or a difficult one). We have all faced the trouble of trying to ...

2017-05-26 00:13:54 +0500


Woe is Me!

The moment I closed my eyes I drifted to a sceneYou were there my darling, standing out sideYou smiled and I, blinked in aweFinding it hard to comprehend, what I was seeingThe sky above, was a worn...

2017-05-25 18:58:01 +0500


4 android apps your kids will enjoy!

Kids love to engage in technology. Smartphone apps have become more than just silly games. It can help your child learn as they grouw while keeping them entertained at the same time. Lets take a lo...

2017-05-25 18:06:45 +0500


Two Maldivian chefs awarded silver at HOFEX 2017

Two Maldivian chefs have been awarded silver at HOFEX 2017. The international exhibition known as 'HOFEX' is Asia's Leading Food & Hospitality Trade Show which focuses on being a platform that ...

2017-05-25 17:21:10 +0500


Drinks that ease menstrual pain

It is not unusual for women to endure pain around their belly, lower back, and thighs during menstruation week. The awful experience that women go through where they feel as though their insides ar...

2017-05-24 18:16:51 +0500


MATATO takes part in India International Trade Mart

Maldives Association for Travel Agents and Tour Operators (MATATO) in collaboration with the tourism industry of Maldives, has taken part in the India International Trade Mart (IITM). India In...

2017-05-24 17:57:36 +0500


Here’s how Apple Cider Vineger can help your hair!

Apple Cider Vinegar can be used for various reasons other than as a salad dressing. It is beneficial to include Apple Cider Vinegar in different home remedies to improve health, and even cleanlines...

2017-05-24 16:56:57 +0500


Government searching for easier access to EU Visa

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Mohamed Asim has informed that the Maldivian Government is searching for easier process of acquiring an EU Visa for the citizens of this country.The government repr...

2017-05-24 16:19:53 +0500


What Causes Migraines?

A lot of people around the world experience a painful version of a headache better known as ‘Migraine.’ But do you actually know why you suffer from it whilst your friend does not even know what it...

2017-05-23 18:35:45 +0500


13 Questions for 13 Reasons Why Season 2

13 Reasons Why is a series by Netflix based on the novel by Jay Asher, that came out on 31st March 2017. It is about a teenager that listens t  cassette tapes made by his crush and classmate, who d...

2017-05-23 17:39:51 +0500


Fender Will Be Replacing Rosewood Fretboards

On 2nd January 2017, CITES (convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora), released a new law which states that all species of rosewood will be protected under CI...

2017-05-23 15:55:28 +0500


6 people onboard Mariya - 3 landing craft safely arrived to Male'

Last week, a landing craft named "Mariya-3" that was travelling from K. Thulusdhoo to L. Gan, went missing with six people on board. Due to the bad weather this country is currently facing, the cra...

2017-05-23 14:51:41 +0500


Is Life Easier on the iPhone?

Is life easier on the iPhone? Apple seems to think so!Apple never quits on finding ways to bring aboard  Android lovers to their iOS platform. This time, they have launched a revamped webpage calle...

2017-05-22 18:13:51 +0500


Is Apple delaying the release of iPhone 8?

Rumors suggest that there will be no iPhone 8 this year.If you are an Apple fanatic, then you are aware that this year marks the 10th anniversary since apple started releasing the device that chang...

2017-05-22 17:38:24 +0500


Rilwan and Nabeel awarded B Badge at Asian Youth Netball Championship

Rilwan Adam and Nabeel Ibrahim has been awarded a B badge at the Asian Youth Netball Championship.At the championship which was held from 6th to 13th of this month at Jeonju, South Korea, the two u...

2017-05-22 16:50:16 +0500


4 Surprising Benefits of Drinking Black Tea

1.Help Reduce StressIf you are an avid black tea drinker, you may have noticed that it helps you relax after a long day.Whilst a hot cup can make you feel calmer and balance your cortisol (stress h...

2017-05-21 17:50:19 +0500


STELCO installs a new generator

State Electric Company Limited (STELCO) has installed a new generator today.It has been reported that the 8-megawatt generator was brought by STELCO with the gratuitous assistance of the Asian Deve...

2017-05-21 17:05:56 +0500


Mandatory Marine insurance declared as Optional

Under the regulations of the health and safety law of marine vessels in the Maldives, insurance was made obligatory since the beginning of this year. However, the marine insurance was declared as o...

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