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  1. Travel: Is The Maldives a Safe Gay Destination?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Towleroad

    Travel correspondents Stefan and Sebastien traveled to The Maldives in November 2014. The Maldives is an island nation in the Indian Ocean made up of 26 atolls known for their coral reefs and crystal blue waters.

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  2. In a slingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | The Economist

    ... It was, in effect, a coup. A powerful clique, including the judiciary, looks out to hobble Mr Nasheed, who was the Maldives' first ever elected president and remains a popular, liberal figure. In 2013, when he took a big early lead in new ...

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  3. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Ibrahim began a 5-year prison sentence on Feb. 10 after being found guilty of sodomizin... . FILE - In this Monday, Feb. 23, 2015, photo, Maldives former President and current opposition leader Mohamed Nasheed, in white, tussles with policemen who stopped him from speaking to journalists in Male, Maldives, Monda... .

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  4. Leaders in Asia face jail, arrestsRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2015 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... failed to appear in court for the fourth time. Photo: A.M. Ahad, AP FILE - In this Monday, Feb. 23, 2015, photo, Maldives former President and current opposition leader Mohamed Nasheed, in white, tussles with policemen who stopped him from speaking ...

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  5. Britons warned off Maldives amid political turmoilRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | The Standard

    A political crisis in the Maldives islands will deepen unless parties hold emergency talks following the arrest of ex-president Mohamed Nasheed on terrorism charges, an anti-corruption watchdog said. . The Maldivian branch of Transparency International also urged all sides to uphold the law ahead of a protest rally against Nasheed's detention planned for Friday in the capital Male.

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  6. Maldives snubs IndiaRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Feb. 24: Maldives foreign minister Dunya Maumoon today sniped back at India's criticism over former President Mohammed Nasheed's arrest, insisting Male "will not take instructions from a foreign government" and setting the stage for an open diplomatic showdown with New Delhi. The Indian foreign office yesterday said it was "concerned" about the "arrest and manhandling of former President Nasheed", joining Canada, the United Nations and the Commonwealth in questioning the Maldives government.

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  7. NationRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | The Telegraph

    ... teacher with immediate effect after an internal probe committee found her guilty of gross misconduct and... Maldives foreign minister Dunya Maumoon today sniped back at India's criticism over former President Mohammed Nasheed's arrest, insisting ...

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  8. Ex-Maldives leader's arrest sparks international concernRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | Arab Times

    : 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. Nasheed, who was ousted three ...

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  9. Foreign minister voices concerns over arrest of Maldives opposition leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Copenhagen Post

    The former president of the Maldives, the current opposition leader Mohamed Nasheed, was dragged into court by police in Male yesterday The foreign minister, Martin Lidegaard, has voiced his concern over the arrest of the former president of the Maldives and current opposition leader, Mohamed Nasheed, on Sunday. Nasheed was arrested on terrorism charges in the capital of Mal and forcibly dragged into court by police the following day before a court refused him bail and denied him access to lawyers.

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  10. Maldives ex-president's detention extended; India, US concernedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Former Maldives president Mohamed Nasheed will stay in police custody until his trial in a terrorism case is completed, a court ruled on Monday, prompting expressions of concern from neighbour India and the United States. Opposition leader and former Maldives' President Mohamed Nasheed arrives at Mal'e City with police officers, for the first hearing of the trial held at Criminal Court in Male, February 23, 2015.

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  11. US Concerned Over Arrest of Maldivian Ex-PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    The United States has expressed concern over the arrest of former Maldives president Mohamed Nasheed, who faces anti-terrorism charges in the Indian Ocean country. Nasheed was arrested at his home Sunday in the capital, Male, and accused of illegally detaining a senior judge more than three years ago during his presidency.

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  12. Police drags Ex-Maldives President Nasheed to court to face terror chargesRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    Former President of Maldives and opposition leader Mohamed Nasheed has reportedly been dragged into court by the police to face terror charges for ordering the arrest of a top judge while in office in January 2012. Nasheed, who was arrested on Sunday, complained of being manhandled by the police after he had ignored previous attempts at preventing him from speaking to the press outside the court, reported the BBC.

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  13. US asks Maldives to reinforce democracy after Nasheed's arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | The Indian Express

    ... under anti-terrorism laws for allegedly ordering the arrest a senior judge in 2012 that triggered violence in the Maldives'. He was arrested under a warrant, issued by the Criminal Court which stated that he was being arrested on suspicion that he ...

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  14. .com | US, India concerned over ex-Maldives president's arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | News24

    The United States and regional power India voiced concern after former Maldives president Mohamed Nasheed was forcibly dragged into court to face terrorism charges, and denied legal access and medical treatment. Nasheed, who was ousted three years ago, was denied bail in a brief hearing on Monday after being arrested on what critics have labelled "trumped-up charges" designed to shut down growing opposition to the government of President Abdulla Yameen.

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  15. In pics Former Maldives president Nasheed dragged into courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Hindustan Times

    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. Here are pictures of the fracas: Opposition leader and former Maldives' President Mohamed Nasheed arrives at Mal'e City with police officers, for the first hearing of the trial held at a criminal court in Male.

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  16. Maldives ex-leader refused bail, denied legal access...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | New Vision

    Maldives police try to move former president Mohamed Nasheed during a scuffle as he arrives at a courthouse in Male. AFP Photo A court in the Maldives on Monday refused bail to former president Mohamed Nasheed after he was arrested on terrorism charges and denied access to his lawyers, his party said.

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  17. Maldives defends ex-leader's arrest on terrorism chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | The Peninsula

    The Maldives government on Tuesday defended the arrest of former leader Mohamed Nasheed on terrorism charges after both the United States and regional power India voiced concern. Nasheed was arrested on Sunday and spent a night in jail before being forcibly dragged before a court which refused him bail and ordered his detention until after a trial.

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  18. Maldives' Former President Dragged into Court by PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | Outlook

    Mohamed Nasheed, Maldives' former president, was forcibly dragged into the court in the capital Male by the police on Monday. The court ordered his detention refused bail to the opposition leader after he was arrested on terrorism charges and denied access to his lawyers, his party said.

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  19. Maldives ex-president is refused bail after police drag him into courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    ... terrorism charges on Monday. His supporters decry the case as politically motivated. Photo: AFP A court in the Maldives has refused bail to former president Mohamed Nasheed after he was literally dragged into court on terrorism charges. Police ...

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  20. Ceres-La Salle eyes group berth vs MaldivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    Ceres-La Salle FC guns for a place in the group stage of the Asian Football Confederation Cup today when it battles Maziya Sports & Recreation of Maldives in a playoff at the National Stadium in Maldivian capital Male. The Bacolod-based squad, a two-time PFF Smart Club titlist, looks to prove its mettle against the Maldivian FA champs as they dispute the last berth in Group E, where Bengaluru of India, Persipura Jayapura of Indonesia, and Warriors of Singapore have been seeded.

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