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Sep 10, 2018
Maldives situation 'worse than previously understood', says European think tank; raises concerns on upcoming presidential electionA European think tank, has deemed the political situation in Maldives under President Abdulla Yameen as 'worse than previously understood', stating that there is mounting evidence that the election process is already being manipulated
Aug 12, 2018
India-Maldives relations worsen as Mali asks New Delhi to remove military helicopters, personnel posted in island nationIndia's ties with Maldives suffer after Mali asked New Delhi to remove the Indian military helicopters and personnel deployed on the island
Jun 26, 2018
Reports on India reducing essential goods' exports to Maldives 'misleading', requirements calculated on actual utilisation, says MEAAccording to some media reports, India has lowered the limits on the export of certain essential commodities such as potatoes and onions to Maldives.
Jun 14, 2018
Former Maldives president Maumoon Abdul Gayoom, sitting chief justice Abdulla Saeed sentenced to 19 months in prisonA court in the Maldives on Wednesday convicted former president Maumoon Abdul Gayoom and the sitting Chief Justice Abdulla Saeed for obstruction of justice and sentenced them to 19 months in prison.
Jun 08, 2018
Maldives to hold presidential polls on 23 September; exiled ex-president Mohamed Nasheed to campaign via social mediaMaldives has set the date for its next presidential election with incumbent Abdulla Yameen in a commanding position — and his two main rivals either in jail or exiled abroad.
Jun 07, 2018
Maldivian MP denied entry at Chennai airport, days after Maldives returns search-and-rescue helicopters gifted by IndiaAmid strained ties between Maldives and India, Ahmed Nihan, a Maldivian MP, who is a parliamentary group leader of the ruling Progressive Party of Maldives, was denied entry into India at Chennai International Airport on 4 June
Apr 04, 2018
Maldives returns helicopter gifted by India: A look at how ties between the two nations have deteriorated in 2018Maldives has asked India to take back one of two naval helicopters New Delhi had gifted to Male.
Mar 28, 2018
India telling China it won't interfere in Maldives not sign of weakness; military must be beefed up, vulnerable states given aidSo the word is out. According to a senior official quoted in a national daily, India has indicated that it would not intervene in Maldives
Mar 24, 2018
India our brother, but China is like a long-lost cousin we've found, says Maldives envoyIndia is a brother, but China is like a long lost cousin found, Maldives ambassador to China Mohamed Faisal has said, asserting that his country would push ahead with Chinese projects despite New Delhi's concerns.
Mar 22, 2018
Maldives President Abdulla Yameen lifts State of Emergency with dissidents locked up indefinitelyThe dissidents' release would have paved the way for former leader Mohamed Nasheed to return from self-imposed exile in London and contest presidential elections later this year.