Male, Feb 10 (IANS) A day after a court ordered the arrest of ousted Maldivian president Mohamed Nasheed, UN special envoy Oscar Fernandez-Taranco Friday called for dialogue to resolve the political turmoil.
Friday, February 10, 2012 1:19:29 PM
Male, Feb 9 (IANS) A day after he was ousted as the Malidivian president, Mohamed Nasheed has said what happened in the country should be traced to former dictator Maumoon Abdul Gayoom''s network and a result of his own vice president''s suspected role in planning the coup.
Thursday, February 09, 2012 7:10:00 PM
Male, Feb 8 (IANS) Maldives'' new President Mohamed Waheed said he would form an all-party national unity government Wednesday, the day calm returned to the capital after weeks of protests that culminated in Mohamed Nasheed stepping down as head of state.
Wednesday, February 08, 2012 4:09:17 PM
Male, Feb 8 (IANS) Newly-appointed Maldivian President Mohamed Waheed Wednesday announced he would form a coalition government with the participation of all political parties, including former president Mohamed Nasheed''s Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP).
Wednesday, February 08, 2012 2:56:23 PM
Male, Feb 8 (IANS) The Republic Square in Male looked calm and quiet Wednesday morning with families walking around and chattering at the very location where weeks of protests to oust Mohamed Nasheed, the first democratically elected president in the archipelago, took place.
Wednesday, February 08, 2012 10:59:27 AM
Maldives is located in the Laccadive Sea in the Indian Ocean, 400 km southwest of India''s southern coast.
Tuesday, February 07, 2012 6:08:38 PM
Male, Jan 28 (IANS) Maldives has learnt its "lessons from the Indian experience", said President Mohamed Nasheed as the Indian envoy here described the country as "perhaps one of India''s closest partners".
Saturday, January 28, 2012 12:30:21 PM
Male, Jan 21 (IANS) The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has expressed concern over the recent escalation of hostile rhetoric towards media in the Maldives.
Saturday, January 21, 2012 2:53:21 PM
Male, Jan 21 (IANS) The Human Rights Commission of the Maldives Saturday expressed concern over the turmoil in the country and condemned the secret detention of Chief Judge of the Criminal Court and arrests of two opposition party members by police.
Saturday, January 21, 2012 11:04:25 AM
Addu (Maldives)/New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) With diaries and paper bags flaunting 'China-SAARC friendship!', Beijing unleashed a charm offensive for a greater role at the eight-nation summit in the Maldives last week and is now pitching for a 'SAARC-plus-one' summit.
Monday, November 14, 2011 4:22:59 PM
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