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
India, whose voice was heeded in Washington and London, must bank on the hope that the Maldives breaks free completely from Beijing’s hold.
09 Apr 2019 12:01 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
Journalists arrested by Maldivian police for violating immigration rules have been ordered to leave the nation facing political turmoil.
10 Feb 2018 4:12 PM
The Yameen government refused to obey the court orders and declared a state of emergency in the country.
09 Feb 2018 2:42 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
President Abdulla welcomes SC U-turn on high-profile prisoners.
08 Feb 2018 2:21 AM
Yameen refused to comply with the ruling and instead declared a 15-day state of emergency.
08 Feb 2018 2:15 AM
Nasheed, whose Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP) functions from Colombo, had appealed for India's help on Tuesday.
07 Feb 2018 9:46 PM
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
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
Supreme Court Chief Justice, former Prez Gayoom arrested.
07 Feb 2018 3:04 AM
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