News from the week of January 22 to 28: geo-technical survey begins for new bridge, Maldives slides on Transparency’s corruption index, and Bangladeshi convicted of murdering Dhagethi businessman.
News from the week of January 15 to 21: Pfizer booster dose offered to all residents, online classes begin for islands without public schools, and Youth Minister Mahloof’s bribery trial is cancelled on short notice.
News from the week of January 8 to 14: police and military start patrolling streets of Malé, cases of diarrhoea surpasses 3,000, and ex-president Yameen faces new money laundering trial.
News from the week of January 1 to 7: Covid restrictions tightened as cases surge, charges raised over IGMH nurse’s murder, and president makes by-election promises.
News from the week of December 25 to 31.