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Maldives holds parliamentary polls despite delay fear

Last Updated: Saturday, March 22, 2014, 23:40

The Maldives held parliamentary elections today on schedule, despite worries about the ability of the resort island`s turmoil-hit elections commission to stage the ballot successfully.

India failed Maldives: MDP leader

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 21, 2014, 13:00

Hamid Abdul Qafoor, the international spokesperson of Maldivian Democratic Party, in conversation with Namta Gupta.

Yameen says he will draw half salary

Last Updated: Sunday, November 17, 2013, 16:13

Yameen, 54, has said he would prefer to live in his own home and collect half the presidential salary after assuming office.

Mohammed Nasheed `graciously` accepts defeat as Yameen wins Maldives run-off

Last Updated: Sunday, November 17, 2013, 14:14

Former Maldives president Mohammed Nasheed, who won earlier run-offs, on Sunday accepted defeat saying he didn`t want to incite violence.

Yameen sworn in as new Maldivian President

Last Updated: Sunday, November 17, 2013, 10:48

The Maldives` Elections Commission announced early Sunday the preliminary results of the second round of presidential election, and confirmed Progressive Party of Maldives (PPM) candidate Abdulla Yameen as the president-elect.

Maldives Presidential polls: Abdulla Yameen springs a surprise, beats Mohammed Nasheed

Last Updated: Saturday, November 16, 2013, 21:23

Progressive Party of Maldives’ candidate Abdulla Yameen on Saturday defeated former premier Mohammed Nasheed to win presidential polls in the Indian Ocean archipelago country.

Maldives election results Sunday

Last Updated: Saturday, November 16, 2013, 13:35

Maldives Elections Commissioner Fuad Thoufeek has said the final results of the presidential run-off will be announced Sunday, a media report said.

Voting ends peacefully in Maldives

Last Updated: Saturday, November 16, 2013, 08:59

Voting ended peacefully at polling stations across the Maldives in the presidential run-off Saturday, media reports said.

Maldives President Mohamed Waheed steps down

Last Updated: Friday, November 15, 2013, 15:41

Maldives President Mohamed Waheed stepped down as president as the country prepared to hold the second round of the Presidential Election.

Crisis deepens in Maldives after third vote blocked

Last Updated: Monday, November 11, 2013, 15:22

A political crisis deepened in the Maldives today when parliament`s speaker warned caretaker president Mohamed Waheed that his mandate had expired after the country failed to hold elections on time.

Election under Waheed will not be legitimate: Nasheed

Last Updated: Sunday, November 10, 2013, 20:33

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.

Nasheed fails to get majority in first round of Maldives poll

Last Updated: Sunday, November 10, 2013, 09:39

In the crucial vote, Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP) chief Nasheed bagged 46.4 per cent of the votes, a marginal increase from his previous tally of 45.45 per cent votes in the September 7 polls.