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Apr 28, 2017
Slain Maldivian blogger Yameen Rasheed's father seeks foreign probeColombo: The father of the murdered Maldivian blogger Yameen Rasheed pleaded for an international investigation Friday, saying he had no confidence in the government to deliver justice.
Apr 25, 2017
United Nations demands probe into killing of Maldives blogger Yameen RasheedThe UN on Tuesday demanded an immediate investigation into the murder of a liberal blogger in the Maldives, calling on the government to ensure the safety of dissidents in the troubled honeymoon destination.
Apr 23, 2017
Liberal blogger Yameen Rasheed stabbed to death in Maldives amid rising political tensionsA liberal blogger was stabbed to death in the Maldives' capital on Sunday, his family and colleagues said, the latest media personality to be targeted in the troubled honeymoon destination.
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.
Mar 06, 2017
Saudi Arabia eyes Maldives atoll to build SEZ: Why India is concerned about this developmentSaudi Arabia's reigning monarch Salman bin Abdulaziz bin Salman Al Saud is scheduled to visit tiny Maldives next month amid strong rumours that he will sign an important agreement
Feb 28, 2017
AFC Cup 2017: Jeje Lalpekhlua's hat-trick guides Mohun Bagan to group stage, will face Bengaluru FCJeje Lalpekhlua scored a hat-trick to power heavyweights Mohun Bagan to a thumping 4-1 win over Club Valencia of Maldives in their return leg fixture of the AFC Cup South Zone playoff.
Oct 27, 2016
GMR wins int'l arbitration against Maldives, gets $270 million payoutGMR Group today said it has won an international arbitration against the Maldives government and has been awarded USD 270 million as compensation from the island nation after its contract to build an international airport in Male was arbitrary cancelled.
Oct 27, 2016
Coast Guard devises plan to conduct rescue operations in case of emergency landingsThe Indian Coast Guard has reportedly devised an elaborate plan to conduct search and rescue operations in the event of an aircraft ditching in the sea.
Oct 15, 2016
China in South Asia: India cannot match Beijing in its largesse, but it can create goodwillAll of India's neighbours, with the sole exception of Bhutan, have welcomed China's initiative with enthusiasm.
Oct 13, 2016
Maldives quits Commonwealth alleging interference in internal affairsThe Maldives angrily quit the Commonwealth on Thursday after years of wrangling over its human rights record since the toppling of its first democratically-elected leader four years ago.