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Indo-Pacific region is our lifeline: PM Modi

Taking about his pet initiative SAGAR, Modi stressed on the principle of inclusiveness.

09 Jun 2019 9:47 AM

PM Modi's diplomatic push; meets Maldivian political leaders

PM Modi held meetings with Qasim Ibrahim of Jumhooree Party and Home Minister and Adhaalath Party leader Sheikh Imran Abdulla.

09 Jun 2019 8:38 AM

India, Maldives ink 6 pacts as PM Modi, Prez Solih hold talks

PM Modi's visit to Maldives is significant as its the only country in South Asia that he did not visit during his first term.

08 Jun 2019 4:38 PM

'Neighbourhood first' policy to drive PM Modi's visits to Sri Lanka, Maldives

It will be his first diplomatic overseas visit after coming to power for the second term.

08 Jun 2019 12:09 PM

Maldives invites PM designate Narendra Modi to address their Parliament

On Wednesday, all 80 members of the Parliament voted in favour of inviting Indian Prime Minister designate to deliver a speech at the House.

29 May 2019 7:22 PM


Ex-Maldives President congratulates PM Modi after exit poll forecasts

Nasheed's congratulatory message comes even as the counting of votes in the seven-phase Lok Sabha elections will begin on May 23.

20 May 2019 10:24 AM

Quintessentials for Maldives

There are multiple cafes and local street food shops in Male and the tourist islands that sell good food for affordable rates.

08 May 2019 4:44 AM

Sophie Choudry's hot bikini pictures from Maldives vacay will drop your jaw; see here

Earlier, bikini-clad Malaika Arora's sizzling pictures while enjoying summer at the island of South Asia.

16 Apr 2019 6:33 PM

Milind Soman's wife Ankita Konwar turns up heat in this summer season; see pics

The couple visited the Maldives for a vacation and shared a lot of hot and sexy pictures on social media.

10 Apr 2019 5:42 PM

Katrina Kaif's sultry beach pictures will make you want to go on exotic vacation

Recently, Kat crossed 20 million followers on Instagram, hence the super hot actress shared happiness on a photo-blogging app.

06 Apr 2019 2:21 PM


Exim Bank extends USD 800 million credit line to Maldives

Exim Bank has now in place 245 LoCs, covering 63 countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America, with commitments of around USD 24.24 billion.

20 Mar 2019 4:18 PM

India extends USD 1.4 billion assistance to Maldives

‘We held successful talks in a cordial atmosphere. We vowed to strengthen ties,’ PM Modi said.

17 Dec 2018 4:35 PM

Indian offers $25 million, aircraft to Maldives

Can’t shun China, says foreign minister.

28 Nov 2018 1:26 AM

World's first underwater villa opens in maldives

The two-story villa is located around 16 feet below the Indian Ocean

06 Nov 2018 5:38 PM

In US' warning to Maldives' defeated President Yameen, a hint for China

Yameen govt was defeated comprehensively by opposition leader Ibrahim Solih in parliamentary elections held in the Maldives last month.

13 Oct 2018 2:11 PM


Tidal art gallery in Maldives destroyed by police as it was deemed 'offensive to Islam'

The demolition was ordered by outgoing president Abdulla Yameen because of the depiction of idols which also caused criticism by clerics.

26 Sep 2018 6:17 PM

Another setback for India, Maldives inks power sector deal with Pakistan

The move is seen as another snub to India after it recently scrapped a helicopter deal with New Delhi.

07 Jul 2018 4:23 PM

Chef Heston Blumenthal weds young lover in secret ceremony

The 51-yr-old chef married Stephanie Gouveia, who is about 20 years his junior, in the Maldives in a surprise holiday wedding.

14 May 2018 9:48 AM

Maldives declines India's invite for naval exercise: Navy chief

Maldives has not given any reason for the decision, Lanba told reporters on the sidelines of an event in New Delhi.

27 Feb 2018 1:29 PM

Chinese warships enter east Indian Ocean amid Maldives crisis: report

A fleet of destroyers and at least one frigate, a 30,000-tone amphibious transport dock and three support tankers entered the Indian Ocean.

20 Feb 2018 3:33 PM