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Maldives opposition in new bid to take control of parliament

Maldives opposition parties said on Monday they would launch a fresh bid to seize control of parliament by impeaching the speaker, weeks after their first attempt failed when the president called in troops to evict lawmakers.

Maldives ruling party sacks leader after revolt

The Maldives' ruling party has sacked the country's former strongman president Maumoon Abdul Gayoom as its leader after he led an unsuccessful rebellion against his half-brother, who is now in power.

Maldives president faces key parliamentary test

The Maldives opposition on Monday began impeachment proceedings against the parliamentary speaker in an attempt to destabilise the president.

Saudi Arabia King Salman postpones visit to Maldives over flu outbreak

Saudi Arabia`s King Salman has postponed a visit to the Maldives due to an outbreak of flu, the government of the Indian Ocean archipelago said on Friday. 

Shabir Ahluwalia and Kanchi Kaul’s Maldives trip will give you vacation goals

Shabir Ahluwalia and Kanchi Kaul’s Maldives trip will give you vacation goals

Both Kanchi and Shabir took to Instagram to share a few images from their vacation in Maldives.

Alia Bhatt's family holiday to Maldives will set your own vacation planner!

Alia Bhatt's family holiday to Maldives will set your own vacation planner!

Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt's daughter Alia has proved how comfortable she is in her own skin and acting does come out naturally to her. The young and chirpy Alia has impressed her critics alike with the kind of films she has chosen and the immense acting prowess she exhibits in each of her projects.

Alia Bhatt heads for a family vacation to Maldives!

Alia Bhatt heads for a family vacation to Maldives!

Bhatt family is all set for a vacation in Maldives!

A cruise that will take you to Maldives

A cruise that will take you to Maldives

Starting this December, travellers will for the first time ever, be able to embark on a cruise from right here in India. One of Europe's leading cruising company is launching a cruise in India, which will be home porting in Mumbai from December 2016. It will perform a series of weekly sailings from December 16, 2016 to March 18, 2017.

India, Sri Lanka, Maldives to begin sea exercise from today

India, Sri Lanka, and the Maldives will begin a four-day Coast Guard exercise in the Maldives on Tuesday to strengthen cooperation.

Maldives quits Commonwealth, terms it 'difficult' but 'inevitable' decision

The Maldives on Thursday pulled out of the Commonwealth calling as "unjust" the grouping's decision to penalise the island nation over the circumstances that led to then President Mohamed Nasheed's ouster in 2012 and the lack of subsequent progress in resolving the political unrest.

5.3 magnitude quake felt in Lakshadweep

A medium intensity earthquake measuring 5.3 on the Richter Scale on Wednesday hit the Lakshadweep Sea region.

SAARC summit: Pak completely isolated as Maldives joins four other nations to back India's stand

SAARC summit: Pak completely isolated as Maldives joins four other nations to back India's stand

In a big diplomatic blow to Pakistan, after India, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Afghanistan and Sri Lanka, Maldives on Friday became the sixth state to pull out of the 19th SAARC summit in Islamabad.

Maldives issues arrest warrant for ex-president Nasheed

The Maldives government said on Wednesday it was seeking the arrest of former president Mohamed Nasheed for failing to return to the archipelago to complete a prison sentence after receiving medical treatment in Britain.

Male seeks India's help in counter-terror; NCTC chief to visit

Maldives has sought India's assistance in key area of counter- terrorism and the chief of its National Counter Terrorism Centre (NCTC) will travel to India from August 29.

Sushma Swaraj meets Maldivian Foreign Minister Mohamed Asim

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday met new Maldivian Foreign Minister Mohamed Asim.

This Maldives beach GLOWS, SHIMMERS naturally at night – Photos inside

This Maldives beach GLOWS, SHIMMERS naturally at night – Photos inside

You may not be aware of the fact that this archipelago has an island named Vaadhoo or Dhivehi famous for its “sea of stars”. 

Maldives gives it back, rejects Western pressure over defamation bill

The Maldives brushed off warnings from Western governments on Monday that a new defamation bill risked undermining basic freedoms on the troubled honeymoon islands, accusing its critics of hypocrisy.

Anita Hassanandani, Rohit Reddy’s Maldives trip will give you vacation goals- See Pics

Anita Hassanandani, Rohit Reddy’s Maldives trip will give you vacation goals- See Pics

Anita Hassanandani and her hubby darling are chilling in the pristine beaches of Maldives.