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China against outside role in Male

President Abdulla welcomes SC U-turn on high-profile prisoners.

08 Feb 2018 2:21 AM

Maldives Prez gains upper hand as SC reverses ruling

Yameen refused to comply with the ruling and instead declared a 15-day state of emergency.

08 Feb 2018 2:15 AM

In a rebuke to China, ex-Maldives president urges India to act as 'liberators'

Nasheed, whose Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP) functions from Colombo, had appealed for India's help on Tuesday.

07 Feb 2018 9:46 PM

China opposed to India’s military intervention in embattled Maldives

Geng skirted around a question on whether China is also asking Yameen to hold talks with political parties to resolve the crisis.

07 Feb 2018 6:34 PM

Maldives crisis: Top court revokes order to free political prisoners

The court's original decision had quashed a terrorism conviction against ex-president and opposition leader Mohamed Nasheed, among others.

07 Feb 2018 7:58 AM


Amid political crisis, Ex-Maldives President urges India to ‘act swiftly’

The archipelago was plunged into chaos on Thursday when the Supreme Court called for the release of 9 imprisoned opposition politicians.

06 Feb 2018 1:19 PM

Maldives declares emergency; ex-leader, Chief Justice arrested

Police arrested former president, Maumoon Abdul Gayoom -- who is also Yameen's half-brother -- at his residence along with his son-in-law.

06 Feb 2018 8:42 AM

Emergency declared in Maldives

Prez Adudullah Yameen’s move gives sweeping powers to security forces.

06 Feb 2018 1:30 AM

India issues travel advisory for Maldives

The Maldives, with its exotic beaches, is a popular tourist destination for tourists globally including Indian tourists.

06 Feb 2018 1:28 AM

Maldives crisis deepens as court orders President Yameen to comply

Dissidents must be released because their trials were politically motivated and flawed, the Supreme Court said in a statement.

05 Feb 2018 8:53 AM


Maldives on edge: India must be firm

The current situation in the island state is fraught with risks for Indian interests.

05 Feb 2018 12:08 AM

Maldives: Political crisis deepens as govt warns SC against impeachment

The tiny tourist archipelago has been plunged into a political crisis pitting the country's top court against President Yameen.

04 Feb 2018 6:16 PM

Maldives: Act swiftly to keep China contained

India’s foot-dragging on signing an FTA, which Male believed had been all but agreed on during President Yameen’s 2016 visit, is one such example.

19 Jan 2018 12:18 AM

Fresh uncertainty on India’s Maldives ties

The Maldives are strategically located in the Indian Ocean and its value to an adversary of this country is obvious.

16 Dec 2017 2:36 AM

Maldives Opposition unites to fight President Yameen

From the day he took office in November 2013, President Yameen has shown that he is no friend of India.

05 Apr 2017 3:05 AM