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The views expressed here are those of the authors. They do not reflect official policy

"Maldives5" welcomes articles for publishing here. However, it reserves the right to edit the material to conform with the site policy and editorial standards.

Articles may be submitted to maldives5@lycos.com

Recent Articles

Tryst with Valentine

Ah, Valentine's Day. Here you come again. Urging me to be romantic. Telling me that if I buy my wife a dozen roses, a box of chocolates, a Hallmark card and dinner at Thai Wok Restaurant, she may keep me around for another year....
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From Jail to Correction Center

The green wire-mesh fence separating Gaamadhoo Jail and Himmafushi Island had gaping holes large enough for an elephant to pass through.  I asked Ahmed (all names in this article are changed) my NSS escort why the inmates don't run away.....
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Death stalks 16-year-old girl

She woke up terrified, struggling for her life.   She couldn't breathe.  Someone was brutally suffocating her face with a cushion.  Her desperate shouts for help were stifled.  Life was fast draining out of her exhausted body.....
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