Category: Maldives

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Maldives Nickname

Maldives Nicknames and Country Symbols

Overview of Maldives According to, the Maldives is a tropical archipelago located in the Indian Ocean, and is comprised of 1,192 islands. It is known for its crystal-clear waters, white sandy beaches, and...

Politics of Maldives

State Structure and Political System of Maldives

The Maldives is a republic, the 1998 Constitution is in force. Administratively, the Maldives are divided into 19 island groups – atolls (Alifu, Baa, Dhaalu, Faafu, Gaafu Alifu, Gaafu Dhaalu, Gnaviyani, Haa Alifu, Haa...

Maldives Religion

Maldives Religion

In the Maldives, the Sunni direction of Islam is state religion. A person must be a Muslim in order to obtain citizenship in the country. Muslim living rules are followed relatively strictly. For example,...


Maldives Recent History

An autonomous sultanate within the Commonwealth is the recent one, from 1965, of the Maldives islands, with the capital Malè. According to Abbreviationfinder, an acronym site which also features history of Maldives, the era of...