Naval base 

In a move that reverberates across the geopolitical chessboard, India has inaugurated a new naval base on Minicoy Island in Lakshwadeep, near the Maldives.

Everything OK, says Maldives envoy on ties with India

The Maldives envoy was approached by reporters when he was alighting from his car at the Parliament House where he was invited to attend President Droupadi Murmu's address to the joint sitting of both Houses of Parliament on the opening day of the Budget Session.

Island Nuances

The latest outcome of the ‘cancel culture’ accompanying the ‘boycott Maldives’ deluge is the instinctive rebound of embracing India’s undeniably pristine Lakshadweep and the Andaman and Nicobar Islands.