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Apr 09, 2019
Maldives election: President Ibrahim Solih's thumping victory a positive for India, but dark clouds hover in distanceThe result of the recent election in the Maldives is likely to make a lot of politicians green with envy. From all accounts, it's a landslide win for President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih's Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP)
Nov 27, 2018
Former Maldives President Abdullah Yameen tried to play India against China as a 'puppet master', says Male's foreign ministerMaldives Foreign Minister Abdulla Shahid Monday alleged that former president Abdulla Yameen had tried to play India against China as a "puppet master" and said the new government was looking into the deals made with China to assess the debt accumulation.
Oct 15, 2018
Abdullah Yameen's defeat allows India, US a chance to firewall Maldives from falling prey to China's 'debt trap' diplomacyAbdullah Yameen's government was decisively defeated by opposition leader Ibrahim Mohamed Solih in the elections held in the Maldives last month.
Sep 23, 2018
Maldives presidential election: Voting begins amid fears of rigging; results should be rejected, says ex-president Mohamed NasheedVoting began in a controversial presidential election in the Maldives on Sunday, amid fears that the process has been rigged in China-friendly strongman Abdulla Yameen's favour.
Aug 28, 2018
After Male calls India over Subramanian Swamy's 'invade Maldives' tweet, BJP leader says 'don't represent Govt of India'Rajya Sabha MP Subramanian Swamy on Tuesday explained his controversial statement that "India should invade Maldives" if rigging takes place in the country's upcoming presidential elections.
Mar 05, 2018
India's Maldives dilemma: New Delhi needs to give urgent, unambiguous response to prevent domino effect in regionThe dilemma New Delhi faces is not simply how it should respond to the challenge, but how the Maldives slipped away from its hug.
Feb 21, 2018
India expresses 'deep dismay' over extension of emergency in Maldives, asks island nation to return to path of democracyReacting strongly to the extension of emergency in Maldives, India on Wednesday said it is "deeply dismayed" over the development and that the manner in which the 30-day extension was approved by the Majlis
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.