November 17 (newsin.asia) - Maldives President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih on Sunday congratulated president-elect Gotabaya Rajapaksa over his victory at the presidential election. In a message on his official twitter account president Solih said he looked forward to working with Sri Lanka's new admission to further the already closed and fraternal ties between Maldives and Sri Lanka. Solih becomes the first...
Islam is seen as a defining Maldivian principle and the political conflict is over the level of commitment to this principle.
The opposition blames President Solih as the police chief is a relation by marriage
The fortunes of President Solih's remaining four year tenure are inextricably linked to his action or inaction on the controversy over the portrayal of Maldivian Islam.
Foreign Minister Shaheed told Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan that China is a generous cooperative partner and trustworthy friend.
The MVR 26 million harbour development project is in Molhadhoo, Haa Alif Atoll.
There is nothing to stop police officers from overthrowing future governments, Nasheed charged.
Islamic clerics said that women cannot be judges, especially in criminal cases.
With the bridge bringing down travel time between Male and Hulhumale to five minutes, businesses and job opportunities have expanded.
The China-Maldives Friendship Bridge connects the present and the future by opening up new avenues in every walk of life.