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PM Modi to meet President of Maldives, Ibrahim Mohamed Solih

PM Modi will meet President of Maldives, Ibrahim Mohamed Solih.

Jun 08, 2019, 16:42 PM IST

Maldives to confer PM Modi with highest honour ‘Order of Nishan Izzuddeen’

Maldives will confer its highest honour accorded to foreign dignitaries on Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his first foreign visit to the island nation after being re-elected for the second term in the Lok Sabha.

Jun 08, 2019, 15:13 PM IST

PM's Maldives visit: Cricket, connectivity and defence top focus

Many MoUs are expected to be signed during PM Modi's visit to the Maldives.

Jun 07, 2019, 00:05 AM IST

India agrees to construct cricket stadium in Maldives

The Maldives national cricket team represented the country in international cricket by making its debut in January after the ICC decided to grant full T20I status to all its members.

Mar 18, 2019, 17:25 PM IST

Maldives, India conducting series of military exercises: Mohamed Jameel Ahmed at WION Global Summit

Bhaswati Mukherjee, former Indian diplomat, Kanwal Sibal, ex-foreign secretary, Dr Mohamed Jameel Ahmed, former vice-president of Maldives and G Parthasarathy, former Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan took part in the "India & Maldives - Emergence of Indo-Pacific" at WION's Global Summit in Dubai on Wednesday.

Feb 20, 2019, 20:12 PM IST

India and Maldives sign 4 agreements, here's the list

Here is the list of agreements signed between India and Maldives.

 

Dec 17, 2018, 18:01 PM IST

India, Maldives to deepen Indian Ocean security cooperation, boost trade

The two counties signed four agreements, including on cultural cooperation, IT and electronics cooperation and on improving the ecosystem for agribusiness.

Dec 17, 2018, 15:51 PM IST

India extends $1.4 billion assistance to Maldives

The PM said India is extending USD 1.4 billion as budget support, currency swap and line of credit for the social and economic development of Maldives. 

Dec 17, 2018, 15:09 PM IST

Maldivian President Solih arrives in India, to meet Maldivian community

Solih will also be meeting the Maldivian community residing in India during his visit and enquiring on the challenges they were facing.

Dec 16, 2018, 18:45 PM IST

PM Modi reaffirms support as Maldives blames China for looting state coffers

India, which has long been the Maldives' main political and economic partner, had grown concerned that China's expansive diplomacy was aimed at establishing an outpost on the islands.

Nov 18, 2018, 06:39 AM IST

Looking forward to strengthening bilateral relations: PM Modi at Maldives President's swearing-in

During the swearing-in ceremony of Solih, Modi was sitting beside former Maldivian presidents Mohamed Nasheed and Maumoon Abdul Gayoom. 

Nov 17, 2018, 19:43 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi arrives in Maldives to attend President-elect Ibrahim Mohamed Solih's swearing-in ceremony

This is PM Modi's first visit to the Maldives as prime minister.

Nov 17, 2018, 17:04 PM IST

Maldives SC stays arrest order against former President Nasheed

Nasheed had announced that he will return to Maldives on November 1 after the opposition, led by his Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP), had registered a surprise victory in elections held in September.

Oct 30, 2018, 20:18 PM IST

Why an election result in Maldives is a shot in the arm for India

Recent times have seen relations between Maldives and India deteriorate. With Ibrahim Mohamed Solih now set to replace Abdulla Yameen, there may be a new dawn on the horizon.

Sep 24, 2018, 18:37 PM IST

In possible blow to China, Maldives opposition wins election

Incumbent Abdulla Yameen developed ties with China which had led to concerns in India and in western countries that Beijing was looking to expand its military reach.

Sep 24, 2018, 17:03 PM IST

Provincial results of Maldives elections show Ibrahim Mohamed Solih as winner

The Election Commission of Maldives has announced the provincial results of country’s presidential elections. Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, a member of Maldivian Democratic Party and joint candidate of opposition, has won the elections.

Sep 24, 2018, 12:20 PM IST

Opposition leader Solih tells supporters he won Maldives election

Maldives opposition leader Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, who fought a bitter election campaign against President Abdulla Yameen, said he won Sunday's presidential vote with a 16 percent margin after 92 percent of the votes had been counted.

Sep 24, 2018, 10:02 AM IST

India hails Maldives presidential election results, says democracy has won

India has hailed the Maldives for successful completion of presidential elections in the country, which has been won by Ibrahim Mohamed Solih.

Sep 24, 2018, 08:16 AM IST