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Maldives Police Block Attempt At Presidential Vote

AP | KRISHAN FRANCIS | Posted 10.19.2013 | World

MALE, Maldives -- MALE, Maldives (AP) — The Maldives sank further into political disarray Saturday when police blocked officials from conducting a p...

The Politics of Energy Is Changing

Mohamed Nasheed | Posted 08.28.2013 | Green
Mohamed Nasheed

Bad energy policy is not just polluting our planet; it is polluting our politics, and warping international relations. It is the invisible force holding nations in thrall to dictators, causing conflicts and repressing human rights.

Ousted Maldives President Fails To Show In Court

AP | Associated Press | Posted 12.01.2012 | World

MALE, MALDIVES — Maldives' ex-president Mohamed Nasheed did not appear for a court hearing on Monday to face charges that he illegally ordered ...

How To Plan The Perfect Coup

Mohamed Nasheed | Posted 11.10.2012 | World
Mohamed Nasheed

The man who takes over from the democratically elected leader should not wear military fatigues, as Commodore Frank Bainimarama did in Fiji; instead wear a lounge suit, as former Vice President Waheed Hassan did in the Maldives.

Maldives Police Issue Warrant For Former President

AP | KRISHAN FRANCIS and HUSSAIN SINAN | Posted 04.10.2012 | World

MALE, Maldives — A court in the Maldives issued an arrest warrant Thursday for former President Mohamed Nasheed, a day after his supporters ramp...

Maldives Government Dives For Climate Change

AP | OLIVIA LANG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

GIRIFUSHI, Maldives — Members of the Maldives' Cabinet donned scuba gear and used hand signals Saturday at an underwater meeting staged to highl...

The Choice at Copenhagen: Heroism, or Collective Suicide

Johann Hari | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Johann Hari

The fever of denialism is natural. Climate change is so far outside our experience that is seems intuitively untrue, wrong, or even mad. I desperately wish the deniers were right.

Maldives: President And Cabinet Prepares For Underwater Meeting

AP | BHARATHA MALLAWARACHI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Government ministers in scuba gear prepared Friday to hold an underwater meeting of the Maldives' Cabinet to highlight the ...