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Mar 27, 2017
Maldives: Troops evict opposition MPs from parliament amid failed attempt to impeach speakerSecurity forces physically ejected protesting MPs from the Maldives parliament on Monday in chaotic scenes during a failed opposition attempt to impeach the speaker and destabilise the president ahead of elections next year.
Apr 11, 2016
India, Maldives sign defence pact to safeguard strategic interestsIndia inks strategic pact with Maldives to heighten defence cooperation in an attempt to thwart Chinese designs in the Indian Ocean region.
Nov 07, 2015
India keeps cautious vigil as Abdulla Yameen snuffs out democracy in MaldivesAlarm bells rang in New Delhi when President Yameen announced in July that foreigners who invest more than $1bn in the island could own land in perpetuity, provided 70 percent of it is reclaimed from the sea.
Oct 25, 2015
Maldives President Yameen Abdul Gayoom appeals for calm after V-P Ahmed Adeeb's arrestThe president of the Maldives has appealed for calm in the wake of the arrest of his deputy on suspicion of links to what authorities call an assassination attempt and says the decision was made in the best interests of the country
Oct 25, 2015
Detained vice-president tried to impeach Maldives President YameenMaldives President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom on Sunday revealed that detained Vice-President Ahmed Adheeb Abdul Ghafoor tried to file a no confidence motion in a bid to impeach him
May 02, 2015
How India's harming its own interests by staying away from Maldivian political crisisThe million dollar question in this backdrop is: Isn’t the Indian government scoring a self goal by maintaining silence over the Maldivian conundrum?
Mar 16, 2015
Maldivian conundrum: Will India risk China's ire by militarily intervening in Male?The question has gained currency after two eminently avoidable stabs that the Yameen government has made to Maldives' democratic fabric, first the arrest of former president Mohamed Nasheed on 22 February on terror charges and then his 13-year-sentence announced on 13 March.
Feb 25, 2015
Warning bells for India: After Nasheed's arrest, Maldives President Gayoom heads to PakIn the midst of hightened political confusion in Maldives, following the arrest and ongoing trial of former president Mohamed Nasheed, here comes a diplomatic event which India will be watching very keenly.
May 27, 2014
PM Modi, Sushma meet Karzai, discuss bilateral tiesPrime Minister Narendra Modi today held talks with Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai. He also met Maldivian President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom.
Jan 02, 2014
Images: Maldivian president becomes India's first state guest in 2014Maldivian President Yameen Abdul Gayoom landed in Delhi on Wednesday on his first official visit after assuming office in November to discuss key bilateral and regional issues. Here are a few images: