Category Archives: Legal

GMR appears before Singapore Court

Yesterday GMR Group has filed a law suit at the Singapore High Court against the Maldives government and Maldives Airport Company Limited (MACL) on the decision to annul the contract to run the airport and to stop the government from … Continue reading

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Corruption in the name of Democracy

According to the Auditor General of Maldives audit reports of the past few years had revealed massive cases of corruption involving former President himself, his political appointees and party activists. One of the reports revealed that a local company belonging … Continue reading

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ނަޝީދުގެ މައްޗަށް ދައުވާނުކުރެވެނީތަ؟

This article was firstly published on http://maldivianlawyer.wordpress.com މިހާރު އެންމެ ބޮޑަށް އަޑުއުފުލަނީ ނަޝީދު ހައްޔަރުކޮށްގެން އެކަމާ ދެކޮޅަށެވެ. ނަޝީދުގެ ސަޕޯޓަރުން ޤަބޫލުކުރާގޮތުގައި ނަޝީދު ހައްޔަރުކުރުމުގެ ބާރު ފުލުހުންނަކަށް ނެތެވެ. އަދި ނަޝީދުގެ މައްޗަށް ދަޢުވާކުރުމުގެ ޙައްޤެއްވެސް ނެތެވެ. އަދި ނަޝީދު ޖަވާބުދާރީވާންޖެހޭ އެއްވެސް ކޯޓެއްވެސް މިޤައުމުގައި ނެތެވެ. ނަޝީދު ހައްޔަރުކުރެވުނީ ޝަރީޢަތަކަށް ހާޟިރުވުމަށް ދެކޮޅު … Continue reading

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SPEECHLESS TWEET

From the twitter account of an MDP activist who is arrested due to the brutal attack on Dr. Afraasheem. As the activists of MDP keep applauding the attack Nasheed, leader of MDP, fugitive, is defying court order.

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Speech by His Excellency Dr Mohamed Waheed, President of the Republic of Maldives at the High Level Meeting on the Rule of Law

Mr President, Mr Secretary General, Excellencies, Distinguished Delegates It is a pleasure and an honour to stand before you today, representing my nation, in advocacy of a principle, that we hold dear. I congratulate you Mr President, on being elected … Continue reading

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Statement by Ms. Navanethem Pillay, High Commissioner for Human Rights at the High Level Meeting on the Rule of Law at the National and International Level

New York, 24 September 2012 Mr. President, Distinguished Members of the General Assembly, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, The rule of law constitutes the backbone for the legal protection of human rights. In addition, the rule of law itself must be … Continue reading

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Supreme Court tied to MDP’s Apron Strings

Supreme Court delayed its verdict on the case of Umar Naseer v. Mohamed Musthafa (2009) due to the heavy threat imposed on the political arena of Maldives. MDP, Maldivian Democratic Party, who have breached each and every piece of law … Continue reading

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