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India-maldives ties

New Delhi, Male agree on mutually workable solution to continue operation of Indian platforms in Maldives

The two sides decided to set up the core group following a meeting between Modi and Muizzu on the sidelines of the COP28 summit in Dubai

03 Feb 2024 12:16 AM

Abhijit Bhattacharyya | Don’t boycott the Maldives; send flood of Indians there

Rather than encourage boycott calls, this is India’s golden opportunity to send swarms of tourists around the year to pack the Maldives.

17 Jan 2024 1:23 AM

Minicoy set to get airport for military, civil use

Lakshadweep to get 2nd airfield at southern end; will be used for air surveillance

10 Jan 2024 2:59 AM

Shobhaa De | Something’s on in the sea near you: Maldives Chalo!

China’s 'loan and own' strategy seems to have backfired in this piece of paradise which lies in the Indian Ocean

28 May 2022 12:49 AM

Wary of China, India announces 500 million dollar financial package for Maldives

The announcement was made by External Affairs Minister (EAM) S. Jaishankar after a meeting with Maldivian Foreign Minister Abdulla Shahid.

14 Aug 2020 11:45 AM


PM embraces Maldives as new leader takes office, China out of favour

Surprise defeat of pro-China strongman Abdulla Yameen opened window for India, strategic outpost’s traditional political partner.

17 Nov 2018 11:29 AM

Maldives seeks scaling back of Indian presence as it woos China

In a bid to upstage India, China is building roads, bridges and a bigger airport in the Maldives.

10 Aug 2018 7:33 PM

Reports of reduction in exports of essential goods to Maldives misleading: India

According to some reports, India has lowered limits on export of certain essential commodities such as potatoes and onions to Maldives.

25 Jun 2018 1:32 PM

Step up diplomacy, to match Navy’s ‘Milan’

The “Milan” outreach effort was begun in 1995 with four nations participating.

01 Mar 2018 12:04 AM

Calls for Indian intervention threat to sovereignty: Maldives

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


India was first stop for special envoy's visit but declined: Maldives

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