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Feb 22, 2018
Maldives crisis: President Abdulla Yameen turns down UN chief Antonio Guterres' offer of mediationMaldives President Abdulla Yameen has turned down UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres' offer to mediate between him and the opposition in the ongoing political crisis
Feb 07, 2018
Maldives crisis: India must consider military option in Male, can't afford Chinese vassal state in backyardIndia must take stock and understand the game China is playing in Maldives, and not rule out military intervention from its basket of tools to mitigate a tricky situation in our neighbourhood
Feb 06, 2018
Maldives crisis: Police arrests chief justice on corruption charges; Opposition terms Emergency 'unconstitutional'The unprecedented incident took place just hours after President Abdulla Yameen had declared a state of emergency after refusing to comply with the supreme court's Thursday order to release political dissidents.
Feb 03, 2018
Maldivian government resisting Supreme Court order to free political prisoners, alleges OppositionThe Maldivian Opposition accused President Abdulla Yameen of resisting local and international pressure to comply with a landmark Supreme Court order to free nine political prisoners
Feb 02, 2018
Maldives top court orders retrial of exiled former president Mohamed Nasheed and eight Opposition leadersThe Maldives' top court ordered the release of nine key political prisoners on Friday, clearing the way for exiled former leader Mohamed Nasheed to run for president
Jul 28, 2017
UN General-Secretary Antonio Guterres urges Maldives govt to lift Parliament blockade, encourages dialogue on issueThe UN chief's remarks came amid the ongoing political turmoil in the Maldives where soldiers have barred the main opposition Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP) from entering the parliament complex.
Jul 26, 2017
Maldives parliament blockade: Nations urge Male to restore legislature's independenceAfter Maldivian troops blockaded parliament and clashed with opposition leaders for two days, foreign governments urged Maldives to restore the legislature's independence,
Jul 25, 2017
Maldives Parliament blockade: Maldivian Democratic Party stopped from entering heavily guarded complexMaldivian troops blockaded Parliament, clashed with opposition leaders for the second day, witnesses said, as political turmoil escalated in the troubled honeymoon islands.
Jun 06, 2016
Former Maldives V-P Ahmed Adeeb jailed for 10 years on terrorism chargeFormer Maldives vice-president Ahmed Adeeb was jailed for 10 years on a terrorism charge, after ex-leader Mohamed Nasheed was granted asylum in Britain.
Aug 24, 2015
Former Maldives president Mohamed Nasheed back in jailFormer Maldives president Mohamed Nasheed was back in jail, two months after his 13-year prison sentence was commuted to house arrest due to health concerns, the media reported on Monday.