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    Maldives warns India against interfering as ties fray

    Agence France-Presse . Male | Updated at 12:05am on February 24, 2018

    The Maldives has warned India against interfering in its political crisis, deepening a rift with the country once seen as its closest ally. New Delhi...

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    Pro-opposition Maldives broadcaster shuts over threats

    Agence France-Presse . Male | Updated at 12:18am on February 10, 2018

    A pro-opposition television network in the Maldives shut down Friday following threats to its staff, as the government continued a clampdown on dissent that has...

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    Maldives president back in control

    Agence France-Presse . Male | Updated at 12:05am on February 07, 2018

    Maldives president Abdulla Yameen appeared Wednesday to have gained the upper hand in a bitter power struggle after a diminished Supreme Court reinstated the convictions...

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    Maldives govt warns Supreme Court against impeachment move

    Agence France-Presse . Male | Updated at 12:17am on February 05, 2018

    The beleaguered Maldives government Sunday ordered police and troops to resist any move by the Supreme Court to arrest or impeach president Abdulla Yameen over...

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    Maldives shuts parliament, resists order to free dissidents

    Agence France-Presse . Male | Updated at 12:37am on February 04, 2018

    Maldivian authorities Saturday announced an indefinite postponement of parliament as president Abdulla Yameen’s regime resisted international pressure to comply with a landmark Supreme Court order...

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    Maldives blogger stabbed to death in restive capital

    Agence France-Presse . Male | Updated at 01:39am on April 24, 2017

    A liberal blogger, Yameen Rasheed, was stabbed to death in the politically restive Maldivian capital Male, his family members and colleagues said Sunday. He was...