Minicoy Island

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Mi·ni·coy Island

 (mĭn′ĭ-koi′)
An island in the Arabian Sea off the southwest coast of India. It is part of the Indian union territory of Lakshadweep.
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Twycross Zoo, in Atherstone, Warwickshire, has four Bornean orangutans: male Batu, females Kibriah and Maliku, and threeyearold youngster Molly.
BDI emphasized that they united over the stance--Tefik Abdulai to be nominated for USA--Driton Maliku for Australia and Ismail Beluli for Europe.
Speaking to Gulf News from Male, Moosa Maliku, chairman of the MDP stated, "If there is no progress from the current standoff before November 11th, then I am afraid that the Maldives will not be a safe place for tourists to visit.
Located some 400 km from Kochi, Minicoy, or Maliku in the local language, is usually not reached directly.
Last year Kristen, the criticallyendangered Amur leopard gave birth to cubs Alexei and Arina; while female orang-utan Maliku is mum to three-year-old Molly.
Eight-year-old female Miri left her mother Maliku, father Batu and 18-month-old sister Molly at Twycross Zoo, near Tamworth, to join a small group of the creatures at Rostock Zoo, Germany, as part of an international breeding programme.
The eight titles that were signed at the ceremony were: Dajaja Baq Biq (Baq Biq the Chicken), written by Rania Zabib Daher and illustrated by Joelle Achkar, which was declared Best Children's Book for 2009 during the opening of the Book Fair; Samar Mahfouz Barraj's Al Arnab Wa Maliku El Fiala (The Hare and the King of Elephants), illustrated by Manal Haddadine; Sanaa Shibbani's retelling of the classic Hikayat Sayyad Samak (Story of a Fisherman) from Kalila wa Dumna, illustrated by Manal Haddadine; Rania Zabib Daher's Ayna anamu Al Anan (Where Do I Sleep Now?
Eight-year-old female Miri left her mother Maliku, father Batu and 18-month-old sister Molly at Twycross Zoo, near Tamworth, to join a small group of the creatures at Rostock Zoo, Germany, as part of an international breeding The hotel boasts 15 Thomas the Tank Engine themed rooms to complement the park's Thomas Land attraction, and offers special 'Stay and Play' packages for families which include entrance to the theme park.
Mother Maliku, who bred with father Batu, is keeping the newborn wrapped up so tightly in her arms that the vet team have not yet been able to name the baby as they are not sure on its sex.
Zoo staff say the infant's mother, Maliku, and the baby are "doing well" and hope her arrival will focus attention on the plight of one of the world's most endearing yet endangered great apes.
She had previously given birth to two females, Theodora and Maliku.