Mohammad Nasheed

  • Nasheed will contest elections if charges against him are proved incorrect: Maldives govt spokesperson 05-03-2013 11:57 PM

    Former Maldivian President Mohamed Nasheed was arrested by the police on Tuesday after a local court issued a warrant. ...
  • News 360: Tainted chopper deal put on hold, say sources 13-02-2013 09:25 PM

    The AugustaWestland chopper deal got murkier with allegations of bribery now being levelled directly at the former Air Chief, SP Tyagi. ...
  • I had offers of a counter-coup: Ex-Maldivian prez 18-04-2012 05:01 PM

    New Delhi: Former Maldivian president Mohamed Nasheed on Wednesday claimed he had an opportunity to carry out "a counter-coup" against the present dispensation under Mohamed Waheed with the help from some military officers but rejected it due to his strong democratic roots. Nasheed, who is also the first democratically elected...
  • Ousted Maldives Prez to visit India in mid-April 30-03-2012 03:25 PM

    New York: Nearly two months after he was ousted as Maldives' President, Mohamed Nasheed has said he will visit India next month to seek support for his efforts to hold early elections and restore a democratically-elected government in his country. Forty four-year-old Nasheed, who became Maldives' first democratically-elected President following...
  • India supports call for early election in Maldives 16-02-2012 09:38 PM

    Male: One and half week after the coup in Maldives, India changed it's position and Foreign Secretary on Thursday announced that New Delhi wants early elections in Maldives. But initially, the speed with which the largest democracy in the world abandoned the youngest democracy in Maldives has left many bewildered....
  • 'US committed to work with new Maldivian Govt' 12-02-2012 01:16 AM

    Male: The US on Saturday backed President Mohammed Waheed Hassan's plan for a "national unity" government in Maldives and ignored his ousted predecessor Mohammad Nasheed's demand for snap polls, giving a diplomatic boost to the new regime. "Based on my talks, I am encouraged that a wide range of parties...
  • Fools rush in where angels fear to tread

    PM77 |  Paarull
    India has rashly opened its hand in the Maldives power play Mohammad Nasheed ceased to be President of Maldives on February 7. Within hours, ...