US Secretary of State John Kerry said Saturday that democracy was in danger in the Maldives as police made nearly 200 arrests at a protest over the jailing of the paradise islands' ex-president.
Police in the Maldives said Saturday they had made nearly 200 arrests during clashes at a protest over the jailing of former president Mohamed Nasheed, after the UN's top rights body denounced his trial as unfair.
The United States and regional power India have voiced concern after former Maldives president Mohamed Nasheed was forcibly dragged into court to face terrorism charges and denied legal access and medical treatment.
The upmarket honeymoon destination of Maldives Saturday declared two days of public holidays in bid to manage fraying tempers and ration supplies following a drinking water crisis caused when a fire crippled a key desalination plant.
China's President Xi Jinping enlisted the Maldives' backing for a "21st century maritime silk road" on Monday as he began a tour of South Asia in the strategically located Indian Ocean island chain.
The highly-charged and motivated Philippine Azkals tangle with the Palestinian National Football Team tonight at the National Stadium in Maldives for the most coveted AFC Challenge Cup title and for the ticket to the AFC Asian Cup in Australia next year.
The Philippine Azkals barged into the finals of the ongoing AFC Challenge Cup Tuesday (Wednesday morning in Manila) after beating host country Maldives 3-2 in one of the most thrilling games in the AFC Challenge Cup competition.
Fresh from their 2-0 victory over highly-rated Turkmenistan Saturday night, the Philippine Azkals battle host country Maldives tonight in the semifinals of the AFC Challenge Cup at the National Stadium in Male.
The Philippine Azkals earned a semi-final slot in the on-going AFC Challenge Cup tournament in Maldives after beating the highly-rated Turkmenistan National Football Team in Male, Maldives Saturday night.
After a kickoff delay caused by stormy weather in Maldives, the Philippine Azkals settled for a scoreless draw against Afghanistan in their first encounter at the Addu Football Stadium in Addu City, Maldives, Tuesday (early Wednesday in Manila)
The Supreme Court in the Maldives has sacked the country's elections chief and handed him a suspended jail term after he criticised judges during last year's chaotic contest to choose a president.Less than a fortnight before parliamentary elections are...
The Supreme Court in the Maldives has sacked the elections chief and handed him a suspended jail term after he criticised judges during last year's chaotic contest to choose a president.Less than a fortnight before parliamentary elections are due, Chie...
The Philippine Azkals will be facing Turkmenistan, Afghanistian, and Laos in Group B of the upcoming AFC Challenge Cup in Maldives, the-AFC.com announced after the draw was conducted Wednesday at the Paradise Island Resort in the Maldives.
Members and coaching staff of the Philippine men's national football team Azkals are gearing up for a friendly game with the Malaysian football team scheduled for March 1 at the Selayang Municipal Council Stadium in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.