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Coronavirus outbreak: Maldives bans...

Coronavirus outbreak: Maldives bans...

South Asia

Mon, Mar 9 2020

The ban on travellers from Bangladesh will remain effective from Tuesday to March 24

Maldives resort islands locked down...

Maldives resort islands locked down...

South Asia

Sun, Mar 8 2020

There are more than 1,400 people on the island, split equally between guests and staff, according to...

Kudos to Maldives for stepping up

Kudos to Maldives for stepping up

Editorial

Wed, Feb 26 2020

The Rohingya crisis has gone on for far too long

Maldives gets Amal Clooney to fight...

Maldives gets Amal Clooney to fight...

South Asia

Wed, Feb 26 2020

'I look forward to working on this important effort to seek judicial remedies for Rohingya survivors'...

Maldives to intervene at ICJ in support...

Maldives to intervene at ICJ in support...

World

Wed, Feb 26 2020

The minister made the declaration while addressing the 43rd Session of the United Nations Human Rights...

President for utilizing Maldives’s tourism...

President for utilizing Maldives’s tourism...

Foreign Affairs

Tue, Feb 25 2020

He has assured of providing all the necessary supports in this regard

Commonwealth takes back Maldives after...

Commonwealth takes back Maldives after...

South Asia

Sun, Feb 2 2020

The country has sought to repair its image after Yameen suffered a shock defeat in a 2018 election to...

We can't wait: Maldives desperate for...

We can't wait: Maldives desperate for...

South Asia

Fri, Jan 17 2020

The archipelago's former president Mohamed Nasheed famously held a cabinet meeting underwater to...

Bangladesh unbeaten champions of Uefa-assist...

Bangladesh unbeaten champions of Uefa-assist...

Football

Sun, Oct 20 2019

Moinul completed his hat-trick and snatched victory in the 88th minute with a brilliant move by taking...

Maldives journalist murdered by Islamist...

Maldives journalist murdered by Islamist...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 2 2019

Journalists and rights groups in the tropical archipelago say Rilwan's criticism of the government...

Maldives court orders ex-VP detained...

Maldives court orders ex-VP detained...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 6 2019

Police say Ahmed Adeeb fled the Maldives by boat last week despite a travel ban to avoid being questioned...

Maldives seek foreign help to deal with...

Maldives seek foreign help to deal with...

South Asia

Sun, Jun 16 2019

As many as 160 Maldivians are thought to be held in detention camps after the fall of IS in March

Maldives quash terror conviction of...

Maldives quash terror conviction of...

South Asia

Tue, May 21 2019

Adeeb was considered a close confidant of Yameen until he was dramatically impeached in November 2015...

Maldives ruling party pledges probe...

Maldives ruling party pledges probe...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 10 2019

Nasheed's Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP) is set to secure 65 seats in the 87-member parliament,...

Maldives ex-leader makes comeback in...

Maldives ex-leader makes comeback in...

South Asia

Sat, Apr 6 2019

Mohamed Nasheed, another former president, is the highest profile candidate up for election for the 87-member...

Maldivian court frees $6.5m in ex-leader's...

Maldivian court frees $6.5m in ex-leader's...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 1 2019

The High Court overturned the Criminal Court's earlier decision to freeze the eight accounts over...

Maldives arrests ex-leader Yameen over...

Maldives arrests ex-leader Yameen over...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 19 2019

The arrest came after a court began a preliminary hearing into allegations that Yameen received nearly...

Maldives ex-strongman's top aide charged...

Maldives ex-strongman's top aide charged...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 18 2019

Maldivian police had earlier announced they had evidence linking Yameen and Shakoor to the theft of millions...

Maldives president suspends ministers...

Maldives president suspends ministers...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 15 2019

Youth Minister Ahmed Mahloof and State Minister for Infrastructure Akram Kamaludeen both allegedly accepted...

Maldives seeks foreign aid to find cash...

Maldives seeks foreign aid to find cash...

Asia-Pacific

Sat, Feb 9 2019

An anti-establishment journalist Mohamed Rilwan vanished in August, 2014 and is widely believed to have...

Maldives issue warning amid spike in...

Maldives issue warning amid spike in...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 22 2019

Around 1.4 million tourists visit the Maldives every year