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Commission says Maldives journalist was murdered by Islamist militants

02 Sep 2019

MALE An abducted Maldivian journalist was murdered by Islamist militants, a panel investigating deaths and disappearances under the previous government said, in remarks that were critical of former president Abdulla Yameen.

Commission says Maldives journalist was murdered by Islamist militants

02 Sep 2019

MALE An abducted Maldivian journalist was murdered by Islamist militants, a panel investigating deaths and disappearances under the previous government said, in remarks that were critical of former president Abdulla Yameen.

Maldives journalist murdered by Islamist militants - commission

02 Sep 2019

MALE, Sept 2 An abducted Maldivian journalist was murdered by Islamist militants, a panel investigating deaths and disappearances under the previous government said, in remarks that were critical of former president Abdulla Yameen.

Maldives police arrest ex-vice president after India denies entry

04 Aug 2019

NEW DELHI/MALE Maldives police on Saturday said they had arrested former vice-president Ahmed Adeeb and were bringing him to the capital Male after he was refused entry to India.

Maldives ex-vice president detained on arrival by boat in India

01 Aug 2019

NEW DELHI/MALE Indian authorities are questioning the former vice president of the Maldives, Ahmed Adeeb, for illegally entering the country after he arrived on a tugboat in the southern Indian port city of Thoothukudi, port and police officials said on Thursday.

Former Maldives president pleads not guilty to charges of money laundering

21 Jul 2019

MALE Abdulla Yameen, the former president of the Maldives, pled not guilty to charges of money laundering on Sunday, in the first hearing of a criminal court trial into the matter.

Modi calls for global conference on terrorism

09 Jun 2019

MALE, Maldives Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called for a global conference to tackle the threat of terrorism in the region and around the world.

Maldives parliament repeals law allowing foreign land ownership

18 Apr 2019

MALE The Maldives has cancelled a 2015 law that allowed foreigners to own land in the tropical islands, a move the government said addressed concerns about potential loss of sovereignty.

Maldives ruling party pledges probe into Chinese deals after landslide win

10 Apr 2019

MALE Maldives former president Mohamed Nasheed, whose party won a landslide in the archipelago's parliamentary election, on Tuesday pledged to conduct a thorough probe into deals with China.

Maldives leader heads for landslide win at parliament poll

07 Apr 2019

MALE Maldives President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih's party is heading for a historic landslide victory in parliamentary elections, provisional results showed, a move that will help him to investigate the scale of debts to China.

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