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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)
Dec 18, 2018
India announces $1.4 bn as financial aid to Maldives; leaders commit to be ‘mindful’ of concerns for stability in regionWith Maldives reeling under mounting Chinese debt, India on Monday announced a $1.4 billion financial assistance to the island nation and inked four pacts with it after Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Maldivian president Ibrahim Mohamed Solih held "successful" talks with an aim to reset ties.
Nov 26, 2018
Sushma Swaraj and Maldives foreign minister Abdulla Shahid hold meeting to deepen bilateral cooperationThis is Abdulla Shahid's first visit after assuming charge as foreign minister of Maldives and assumes significance as the ties between both the countries had severely strained under the previous government in the island nation.
Sep 24, 2018
India's muddled South Asia policy: Latest Pakistan saga is symptom of New Delhi's lack of long-term strategyAn understanding of how India is (correctly or incorrectly) viewed by its neighbours, tempered with an acceptance of how the neighbourhood views China is imperative in the formation of a pragmatic foreign policy for the region
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
Mar 15, 2018
Xi Jinping and China's growing ambition requires India to quickly re-examine its neighbourhood policiesThe recent past witnessed three disparate events that raised the same question: How well-prepared is India to meet the threat from China, its northern neighbour?
Feb 22, 2018
Maldives crisis: India must intervene militarily if Abdulla Yameen rebuffs peaceful mediation; masterly inactivity will embolden ChinaIf New Delhi allows status-quo to be perpetuated in the Maldives, India's image as a potential superpower will receive a severe beating
Feb 14, 2018
'China is using a debt trap as a disciplinary tool to run Maldives': Ex-president Mohamed Nasheed tells FirstpostExiled former Maldivian president Mohamed Nasheed speaks to Firstpost about anti-India designs in his country, Chinese influence and much more
Feb 12, 2018
In tourism-dependent Maldives, China not just financier of infrastructure but most frequent flyerWhile China has been pouring millions into the Maldives economy, India's contribution has been too little and too slow
Feb 08, 2018
'Wanted to send envoys here first', says Maldives; New Delhi claims Male didn't do enoughYameen has already dispatched special envoys to China, Pakistan and Saudi Arabia to brief them about the deepening political crisis in the country.