Mohamed Waheed

Election under Waheed will not be legitimate: Nasheed

Former Maldivian president Mohammed Nasheed on Sunday said it would be "unlawful" to take part in an election held under President Mohamed Waheed if he chooses to stay beyond his term which ends tonight.

Nov 10, 2013, 20:33 PM IST

Maldives President warns against foreign interference

Maldives President Mohamed Waheed Sunday said that foreigners should not interfere in the domestic issues of the Maldives.

Nov 04, 2013, 11:27 AM IST

Attackers of HC`s car will be nabbed: Maldives assures India

Maldivian President Mohammed Waheed Hassan has directed the police to make all efforts to nab the culprits responsible for the attack.

Oct 30, 2013, 19:56 PM IST

Maldivian president asks lawmakers to find solution if no successor by Nov 11

Maldivian president Mohamed Waheed on Thursday turned to Parliament to find a solution to any legal issues that will arise if a new president is not elected by the November 11 constitutional deadline.

Oct 24, 2013, 20:04 PM IST

Maldives ex-Prez Mohamed Nasheed says Waheed to quit

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

Oct 21, 2013, 14:06 PM IST

Maldives police defend blocking presidential election

The Maldives police Saturday defended their move to stop the presidential election scheduled for earlier in the day, and insisted a vote would have been "unlawful" and could have sparked "national instability".

Oct 19, 2013, 15:16 PM IST

India welcomes Waheed`s criticism of moves to block Nasheed

India welcomed the statement of Maldivian President Mohamed Waheed condemning the moves to stop Mohammed Nasheed from contesting Presidential polls.

Oct 10, 2013, 22:53 PM IST

Stop irresponsible statements on prez polls issue: Waheed

Maldives President Mohamed Waheed on Wednesday asked the international community to refrain from making "irresponsible" statements on the ongoing presidential polls case, even as watchdog Transparency Maldives sought a quick resolution of current issues to ease rising tensions.

Sep 25, 2013, 20:32 PM IST

SC directs EC to produce voter list details in Maldives

Maldives Supreme Court on Thursday directed the Election Commission to produce the list of eligible voters and voters who cast their ballots in the first round of presidential polls held on September 7.

Sep 19, 2013, 20:33 PM IST

Maldives polls: Waheed to support Gayoom`s brother in run-off

Outgoing Maldivian President Mohamed Waheed, who suffered a shocking defeat in the first round of the polls, will support ex-president Abdul Gayoom`s brother in the run-off against leading candidate Mohamed Nasheed.

Sep 15, 2013, 14:52 PM IST

Maldives votes to elect new President

Voting was held on Saturday in Maldives for the second multi-party Presidential elections with long queues of people outside polling stations in this Indian Ocean archipelago, which has seen a series of unsettling political events in the last eighteen months.

Sep 07, 2013, 09:02 AM IST

Maldivian Prez launches his campaign for September

Maldivian President Mohamed Waheed on Monday formally announced his candidature for the September Presidential elections and has chosen civil servant-turned politician Ahmed Thasmeen Ali as his running mate.

Jun 10, 2013, 16:12 PM IST

Committed to women rights: Maldives` President

Maldivian President Mohamed Waheed on Tuesday said that the country is a young democracy working to balance religious faith with new democratic values.

Apr 09, 2013, 21:46 PM IST

Eleven Maldivian parties face dissolution

In a major blow to President Mohamed Waheed ahead of the Presidential election in September.

Mar 05, 2013, 21:55 PM IST

No politics at High Commission in Male: India

45-year-old Nasheed, leader of Maldivian Democratic Party, took refuge in the Indian High Commission on February 13 to evade arrest warrant issued by a court.

Feb 18, 2013, 15:51 PM IST

Maldives Prez party faces prospect of de-registration

Upon ratification, the Political Parties bill, passed late last month, will provide a three-month deadline to any political party with less than 10,000 members to reach the required number or face the prospect of being dissolved.

Jan 13, 2013, 16:38 PM IST

Nasheed`s party condemns `intimidation` of Maldivian MPs

Nasheed`s party on Monday condemned attempts by the government led by his successor Mohamed Waheed to "intimidate" democratically elected members of parliament.

Nov 19, 2012, 13:03 PM IST

Maldives apologetic over anti-India remarks

After anti-India remarks were made by a key presidential aide, Maldives has apologised as USD 514-million airport project by Indian company GMR became a target of political football in Male.

Nov 11, 2012, 10:19 AM IST

No confidence motion submitted against Maldivian Prez

A no confidence motion was submitted against Maldivian President Mohamed Waheed by opposition MDP for his failure to probe human rights abuses.

Oct 10, 2012, 17:35 PM IST

Maldives: Nasheed faces trial for abusing power

Former leader Mohamed Nasheed’s honeymoon with multi-party democracy ended in February when he was forced out in a police mutiny after he detained the chief criminal court judge on corruption allegations.

Sep 30, 2012, 21:18 PM IST