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Politics

News in Brief

  • PPM MP Ibrahim Riza elected to represent Majlis on JSC
  • Majlis accepts two government-sponsored bills for further review
  • Parliament endorses nominees for four diplomatic posts
Gasim’s remarks vindicate MDP’s stance on “coup”: MP Imthiyaz thumbnail

Gasim’s remarks vindicate MDP’s stance on “coup”: MP Imthiyaz

“If the judiciary, the military and the police were to decide who should hold the office of the president then it gives a horrifying message. And in fact it happened as they demanded, thus people’s power was violated,” said the MDP MP.


Government will honor arbitration verdict, says attorney general thumbnail

Government will honor arbitration verdict, says attorney general

Attorney General Mohamed Anil called the GMR arbitration tribunal decision a victory for the government, claiming compensation will not amount to GMR’s initial claim of US$ 1.4 billion.


GMR wins arbitration case, tribunal deems airport deal was “valid and binding” thumbnail

GMR wins arbitration case, tribunal deems airport deal was “valid and binding”

“It has always been our firm belief that the cancellation of our concession agreement amounted to wrongful repudiation by the Government of Maldives and the Tribunal has upheld this standard,” said GMR Company Secretary C.P. Sounderarajan.


Foreign minister calls for Muslim self-assesment over negative image of Islam thumbnail

Foreign minister calls for Muslim self-assesment over negative image of Islam

“Let us recommit ourselves to work together to overcome our challenges. United and strong we can once again become the standard bearers of tolerance and innovation,” Dunya told fellow ministers at the OIC.


Human Development Report highlights Maldives’ regional divide thumbnail

Human Development Report highlights Maldives’ regional divide

The Maldives second UNDP Human Development Report today focused on the disparities between the high-level development in the capital Malé and the inferior access to health, education, and employment in the atolls.


JP open to negotiations with PPM, says Gasim thumbnail

JP open to negotiations with PPM, says Gasim

After an acrimonious split and subsequent defections of party members, the JP leader says he is happy to negotiate with President Yameen, suggesting that he does not feel the coalition agreement had been terminated.


MDP asks police to investigate threats of violence made via Twitter thumbnail

MDP asks police to investigate threats of violence made via Twitter

The MDP has asked the police to investigate threats of violence made via Twitter against former President Mohamed Nasheed and MDP members.


Jumhooree Party cabinet member and two more MPs join President Yameen’s PPM thumbnail

Jumhooree Party cabinet member and two more MPs join President Yameen’s PPM

Economic Development Minister Mohamed Saeed explained his reluctance to be involved in a protracted political dispute as further cabinet and Majlis defections follow last month’s coalition split .


Majlis sitting called off amid opposition protest over committee composition thumbnail

Majlis sitting called off amid opposition protest over committee composition

Former President Mohamed Nasheed meanwhile stated on social media that standing committees should be formed in accordance with “the spirit of the constitution” to allow parliament to exercise oversight over the executive.


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Torture victims in the Maldives tell their stories