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Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Rezaul H Laskar
UPDATED ON MAY 26, 2019 05:12 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi was the only head of state invited to attend Maldives President Ibrahim Solih’s inauguration in November.
Male (Maldives) | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON NOV 17, 2018 08:00 PM IST
Thousands of people cheered Solih, from the Maldivian Democratic Party, at a swearing-in ceremony in a soccer stadium chosen to accommodate a large number of his supporters. Chief Justice Abdulla Didi administered the oath of office to the 54-year-old Solih.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON NOV 09, 2018 04:28 PM IST
Solih, the opposition Maldivian Democratic Party’s candidate who emerged victorious over incumbent president Abdulla Yameen in the election held on September 23, had extended the invitation during a phone call by Modi.
Hindustan Times, Washington | By Yashwant Raj, Washington
UPDATED ON OCT 12, 2018 12:09 AM IST
The US has offered the newly elected government of the Maldives deeper engagement to help it along the path of democracy, security and prosperity in the context of its evolving Indo-Pacific strategy and rebalance.
Male | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON SEP 27, 2018 07:52 PM IST
Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, the opposition Maldivian Democratic Party’s candidate, emerged victorious over incumbent president Abdulla Yameen in the election held on September 23. He will be sworn in on November 17.
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 27, 2018 08:08 AM IST
The government is considering a visit by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the Maldives in November after the new government headed by Ibrahim Solih assumes office.