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Mohamed Nasheed arrest sparks mass protests

Mohamed Nasheed rally  in Male on Friday to protest against his detention on terror charges.	 — AFP

Thousands of supporters of Mohamed Nasheed today converged on the Maldivian capital here to participate in a mass rally to protest against the detention of the former president on terror charges, rais

India rushes more water to Maldives

An Indian Navy vessel and an Air Force aircraft carrying nearly 1,000 tonnes of fresh water reached here on Sunday as India mounted a major effort to help the Maldivian capital that is reeling from an

Maldives denies India’s claim of discussions on Nasheed

Maldives today denied India’s claim that it held discussions with Indian officials regarding former President Mohamed Nasheed, who sought “refuge” at the Indian High Commission here to evade arrest, saying it cannot interfere with the independence of the judiciary.

It is spring season and although cities like Bengaluru are ridiculously pretty at this time of the year, with all the trees in bloom, it is also the time for all concerned citizens to be on alert agai

Human resource development minister Smriti Irani is facing yet another crisis with chairman of IIT Bombay’s board of governors Anil Kakodkar resigning.