Maldivian presidential election: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Narendra Modi conferred with Maldives’s ‘Nishan Izzuddin’ award
Published: June 8, 2019
Maldives has conferred ‘Nishan Izzuddin’ award on Prime Minister Narendra Modi. It is the highest award to honour foreign nationals. On June 8, Mr. Modi arrived in Male on the first leg of his two-nation tour to the Maldives and Sri Lanka. This will also be the first bilateral visit to the Maldives of an ..
Ibrahim Mohamed Solih wins 2018 Presidential Election of Maldives
Published: September 25, 2018
Opposition leader Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has won the 2018 presidential election of Maldives. He will take office on 17th November 2018, after having defeated President Abdulla Yameen in the election. The Maldives is a key battleground in the rivalry between China and India. Solih’s win presents an opportunity for India to rebuild the traditionally strong ..