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  1. News - Asia - MALDIVES

    Nasheed makes demands from Indian embassy in Maldives

    Posted Feb 15th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Mohamed Nasheed, who has taken refuge at the Indian embassy in the capital to evade arrest, has demanded that charges be dropped against more than 800 party workers, his spokeswoman said ... the besieged Indian diplomatic compound in Male, Nasheed reiterated long-standing calls for his successor Mohamed Waheed to resign and allow a caretaker government to organise the elections. ...

  2. News - Asia - POLITICS

    Maldives' ex-leader Mohamed Nasheed protests at poll's suspension

    Posted Sep 25th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Male Former leader Mohamed Nasheed attacks order to delay run-off election he was expected to win, leading to fears of unrest in honeymoon islands Protest call ... that the voter registry contained the names of dead or imaginary people. Last year's violent power change, which saw Nasheed replaced by his deputy Mohamed Waheed, hurt the tourist industry and left ...

  3. News - Asia - MALDIVES

    Mohamed Nasheed confident of winning Maldives presidency

    Posted Sep 08th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Mohamed Waheed among the first to cast his ballot. Waheed came to power in February 2012 when the first democratically elected president, Mohamed Nasheed, was forced from office after a mutiny by the security forces that he branded a "coup". Nasheed is contesting again and is seen as the clear front runner among the four candidates. "We are very confident of winning ...

  4. News - Asia - MALDIVES

    Former president Mohamed Nasheed faces election run-off in Maldives

    Posted Sep 09th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Male Ex-president Nasheed faces run-off The former leader of the Maldives, Mohamed Nasheed, faces a tricky run-off after failing to win a majority in presidential polls he hoped would seal his return to power 18 months after he was toppled. Nasheed was the clear winner of Saturday's first round but analysts said he would be disappointed in failing ...

  5. News - Asia - MALDIVES

    Incumbent president Mohamed Hassan withdraws from Maldives vote

    Posted Oct 13th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... of dead people. Hassan's rival, former president Mohamed Nasheed, led with 45 per cent of the vote and was to face a run-off with a brother of the country's former autocrat, who received ... Associated Press in Colombo Incumbent pulls out of islands' presidential revote Maldives President Mohamed Waheed Hassan has withdrawn from a presidential revote next Saturday because ...

  6. News - Asia - MALDIVES

    Maldivian government denies India deal over Nasheed

    Posted Feb 25th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Male Opposition claims India brokered agreement to allow former president to resume political work Nasheed campaigns as refuge ends The Maldivian government has denied any deal to allow former president Mohamed Nasheed to end his refuge at the Indian embassy in the capital and resume election campaigning without fear of arrest. Presidential spokesman ...

  7. News - Asia - MALDIVES

    Abdulla Yameen beats favourite in Maldives presidential run-off election

    Posted Nov 17th 2013, 05:55am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Male After series of delays, ex-leader loses to Yameen, half brother of former strongman, in key ballot Poll favourite Nasheed defeated in tight run-off Former Maldives president Mohamed Nasheed lost run-off elections held in the Indian Ocean nation yesterday, despite being the front-runner going into the polls, results showed. Abdulla Yameen, the half ...

  8. News - Asia

    Maldives president Mohamed Waheed hails Abdulla Yameen presidential election victory

    Posted Nov 18th 2013, 05:16am by AFP

    ... Mohamed Nasheed. In his first address to the nation, Yameen vowed to work with neighbours and the international community, which had warned his nation of 350,000 Sunni Muslims to elect a leader ... the islands' first freely-elected leader. Speaking in Hong Kong, Mohamed Waheed acknowledged the Indian Ocean archipelago was still trying to find its feet as a democracy but said it could now move ...

  9. News - Asia - ANALYSIS MALDIVES

    ‘Banana republic’ fears fuelled by Maldives election chaos

    Posted Oct 20th 2013, 03:31pm by AFP

    ... Mohamed Nasheed, was toppled 20 months ago. But observers say there should no surprise at the turmoil as key institutions are still run by followers of the country’s long-time dictator who never ... backfired leading to a police mutiny that eventually forced him to resign and later say he was ousted in a coup. Nasheed’s then deputy, Mohamed Waheed took over the leadership and was seen ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHO SAID IT?

    Who said it?

    Posted Feb 25th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... [They] need to sharpen their pencils and consider all options Republican lawmakers slam President Barack Obama's administration for raising alarm over automatic federal cuts   He is back on the campaign trail. … But there is still a risk. We don't trust this rogue regime An opposition spokesman after Maldives ex-president Mohamed Nasheed leaves his embassy refuge ...




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