The two nations ‘deplored the degradation of judicial independence and authority, and of democratic institutions’ in Maldives.
24 Feb 2018 12:34 AM
Maldives president has overlooked India's repeated appeals, urging to roll back emergency provisions imposed early February.
22 Feb 2018 9:42 AM
The Maldivan President has received full backing from China.
22 Feb 2018 1:35 AM
The Maldivian Parliament (Majlis) on Tuesday extended the state of emergency by another 30 days.
21 Feb 2018 6:17 PM
New Delhi insists Maldives govt implements Feb. 1 order issued by Male court.
21 Feb 2018 3:02 AM
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
Parliament cancelled Monday's vote without giving a reason after the opposition boycott, which left only 39 ruling party MPs in the chamber.
20 Feb 2018 2:39 PM
India fears “debt traps” set by China that could lead to land grabs and a potential military foothold on the archipelago
18 Feb 2018 5:13 AM
Raveesh Kumar said India had called on the government of Maldives to lift the state of Emergency and restore the democratic process.
17 Feb 2018 9:22 AM
The Maldivian defence ministry statement said the Maldives 'firmly believes that India would not act on any such calls.'
14 Feb 2018 9:35 AM
In what is being seen as a veiled message to India, China described the situation in the archipelago nation as the “internal affairs” of that country.
13 Feb 2018 6:14 AM
Beijing’s position is not buttressed under a thoroughly democratic dispensation in the Maldives.
11 Feb 2018 12:09 AM
The veiled criticism is being seen in the context of a remark made earlier in the day in Beijing by Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang.
10 Feb 2018 3:19 AM
The journalists have been detained in the Maldives for working in the country in violation of its immigration rules.
09 Feb 2018 8:18 PM
The Doklam stand-off and China's opposition to declaring Masood Azhar, a global terrorist at UN had been major irritants for bilateral ties.
09 Feb 2018 3:53 PM
Maldives has send special envoys to China, Pakistan and Saudi Arabia to brief them about the deepening political crisis in the nation.
09 Feb 2018 7:57 AM
The Yameen government refused to obey the court orders and declared a state of emergency in the country.
09 Feb 2018 2:42 AM
The latest developments show a worsening of Indo-Maldivian ties, with Beijing, Islamabad and Riyadh lending a sympathetic ear to Mr Yameen.
09 Feb 2018 2:33 AM
'We understand the external affairs minister is out of country and the PM is leaving for UAE during the week,' the Maldivian envoy said.
08 Feb 2018 7:57 PM
The envoys will visit China, Pakistan and Saudi Arabia and provide updates on the current political situation of Maldives.
08 Feb 2018 8:35 AM