Latest News on Maldives Presidential Election
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Sep 24, 2018
Maldives Presidential Election: India welcomes Ibrahim Mohamed Solih's victory, says result marks 'triumph of democratic forces'India on Monday congratulated Opposition candidate Ibrahim Mohamed Solih on his victory in the presidential polls in the Maldives and said the election reflected the country's commitment to the values of democracy and the rule of law.
Sep 24, 2018
Maldives presidential polls: Opposition leader Ibrahim Mohamed Solih defeats Abdulla Yameen, wins 58.3% of voteOpposition leader Ibrahim Mohamed Solih won the Maldives' presidential election, results showed Monday, a surprise defeat for President Abdulla Yameen, following a campaign observers said was rigged in the strongman's favour.
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 28, 2018
'Invasion is necessary' in Maldives to protect Indians, says Subramanian Swamy, repeating his remarks on island nationSubramanian Swamy had triggered a political furore following his statement made earlier saying India should invade the Maldives if the election was rigged
Nov 10, 2013
Maldives SC postpones presidential run-off vote to 16 NovMaldives Supreme Court ordered the suspension of today's run-off for the controversy-ridden presidential re-vote, prolonging the political turmoil in the country amid mounting international concern.
Oct 21, 2013
Maldives presidential elections to begin on 9th November nowThe constitutional deadline of November 11 for electing a new President in the Maldives might be missed as the Elections Commission today announced the first round of voting would be held on November 9 and the second round a week later