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Yameen sworn in as new Maldivian President

Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom was today sworn in as the 6th President of the Maldives, ending nearly two years of political turmoil that threatened to isolate the country internationally. Yameen, the......

Maldives polls: Unexpected defeat for Nasheed, Yameen wins

Abdulla Yameen, half-brother of former autocratic ruler Maumoon Abdul Gayoom, on Saturday clinched an unexpected victory in the presidential run-off elections by defeating former President Mohamed......

Former Maldivian prez meets PM; India hopes free, fair polls

A delegation of the Progressive Party of Maldives led by its presidential candidate, Abdulla Yamin Abdul Gayoom called on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday. The PPM delegation’s visit......

Maldives President survives assassination bid

Maldives president Maumoon Abdul Gayoom on Tuesday survived an attempt on his life when a teenage boy scout stopped a youth from stabbing him as he was mingling with a crowd in the north of the......

Rebellion hits Maldives Prez

Politically, all is not well with Maldives President Maumoon Abdul Gayoom--the longest-serving leader in Asia. Protesting his autocratic ways, three cabinet ministers have resigned and one of them......

GMR sticks to $1.4 bln claim for Male contract termination

With a legal tussle on between the Maldivian government and GMR over termination of a contract to develop Male international airport, the Indian infrastructure firm on Friday said it......

GMR ouster big blow to India's reputation in S Asia

The Maldives government of Mohamed Waheed Hassan has just terminated its largest foreign investment worth $511 million that had been won by GMR in 2010. But the real debacle beyond the......

Govt plans fund to promote green tech

Government is considering setting up a Venture Capital Fund to promote green technologies, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said on Thursday. He also said that the National Plan of Action on Climate......
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Dark struggles in paradise

Comment · print · T T T+· T- TOPICS The arrest of Mohammed Nasheed, former President of the Maldives, was not unexpected. He and his... ...

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Oppn to protest until Nasheed freed

An opposition lawmaker in the Maldives said her party will press on with street protests until the government frees a former president and current... ...

http://www.millenniumpost.in/NewsContent.aspx?NID=96981
Singed By Dragon Dreams

12:03 am Beijing's second protest about Narendra Modi's visit to Arunachal Pradesh must be seen in the context of Chinese strategy in South Asia.... ...

http://www.freepressjournal.in/nasheed-singed-by-dragon-dreams/
Mass protest in Maldives over former leader's Mohamed Nasheed

Maldives police try to move former president Mohamed Nasheed during a scuffle as he arrives at a courthouse in Male on February 23, 2015. (Photo:... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/150227/world-asia/article/mass-protest-maldives-over-ex-leaders-mohamed-nasheed-arrest
After Nasheed's arrest, Maldives President heads to Pakistan

In the midst of hightened political confusion in Maldives, following the arrest and ongoing trial of former president Mohamed Nasheed, here comes a... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/world/warning-bells-for-india-after-nasheeds-arrest-maldives-president-heads-to-pakistan-2119623.html

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