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US urges Maldives to hold speedy run-off after polls

Last Updated: Sunday, November 10, 2013, 15:51

The United States has urged the Maldives to carry out a decisive presidential run-off without delay after elections failed to deliver a clear winner.

Maldives geared up for tomorrow`s presidential polls

Last Updated: Friday, November 08, 2013, 18:54

Maldives on Friday affirmed that the controversy-ridden presidential polls set for tomorrow will go ahead in order to avert a constitutional crisis.

Maldives set for presidential polls on Saturday

Last Updated: Wednesday, November 06, 2013, 17:21

After two failed attempts, the Maldives is set to hold its presidential elections on Saturday to avoid a constitutional crisis, with the three warring political parties agreeing on the final voters` list.

India for free and fair polls in the Maldives: Salman Khurshid

Last Updated: Wednesday, October 23, 2013, 19:09

India wants free and fair elections in the Maldives but will not interfere in the internal affairs of the country, External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid said here on Wednesday.

Maldives ex-Prez Mohamed Nasheed says Waheed to quit

Last Updated: Monday, October 21, 2013, 14:06

Maldives is at the centre of a political crisis after the police on Saturday halted the presidential election.

Don`t undermine democratic process: India to Maldives parties

Last Updated: Thursday, October 17, 2013, 20:54

India`s sentiment was conveyed by Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh who rushed to Maldives yesterday and returned home tonight, sources said.

UN chief calls for peaceful presidential polls in Maldives

Last Updated: Wednesday, October 09, 2013, 10:16

The country`s Supreme Court has annulled the results of the first round of polls, which had been held on September 7 and has called for a new vote.

Maldives Prez polls on Oct 19 after SC orders fresh ballot

Last Updated: Wednesday, October 09, 2013, 09:26

The Maldives must hold a fresh round of presidential polls before October 20, the Supreme Court has ruled while annulling the first phase as the government today appealed to all parties to support new elections.

Maldives Supreme Court calls for fresh Presidential vote

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 08, 2013, 09:17

In a setback for former president Mohammed Nasheed, who had emerged victorious in the September 7 polls, the country’s Supreme Court has annulled the first round of presidential poll, reports said.

Campaign begins for 2nd round of presidential polls in Maldives

Last Updated: Monday, September 09, 2013, 17:06

Campaigning started with new vigour in Maldives today for the presidential run-off between Mohamed Nasheed and his nearest rival Abdulla Yameen, who formed an alliance with other parties to defeat the former president.

Nasheed wins 1st round of Maldives` presidential polls, faces run-off on Sept 28

Last Updated: Sunday, September 08, 2013, 22:00

Former president Mohammed Nasheed, who emerged as the clear winner in the first round of presidential polls in Maldives but fell short of a majority on Sunday said his victory in the September 28 run-off would be more emphatic.

Maldives ready for presidential polls tomorrow

Last Updated: Friday, September 06, 2013, 16:04

Eighteen months after its first democratically elected President Mohamed Nasheed stepped down, Maldives will go to polls under the watchful eyes of 102 international observers which include a high-level team of former election commissioners from India.