It's All About the Tuna at this Fish Market in the Maldives
The fish market in Male, the uber-congested capital city of the Maldives, is full of groupers, sea bass, red snappers, dolphin fish, and barracuda—but the real draw is the fresh skipjack and yellowfin tuna.
Maldives Declares State of Emergency After Discovery of Alleged Assassination Plot
With tensions already running high in the Indian Ocean island nation, authorities issued the decree after allegedly discovering explosives near the president's home and a central mosque in the capital city this week.
Sixteen Indonesians Held In Turkey, Suspected of Trying to Join the Islamic State
Eleven children, four woman and a man were reportedly detained in Gaziantep, close to the Syrian border. A further group of sixteen are also missing.
Former Maldives President Manhandled into Court then Denied Bail on 'Terrorism' Offences
Mohamed Nasheed, the first democratically elected president of the Maldives, was physically dragged into court by security forces today, after being arrested on Sunday.