Tag: Maldives

Apple’s New ‘Shot on iPhone XS’ Video Highlights Saving Whale Sharks in the Maldives

Apple is adding new short films, shot on the iPhone XS, at a pretty quick pace lately. Just recently the company showcased a behind-the-scenes look at two of the biggest stars on the Toronto Maple Leafs, a team in the National Hockey League currently in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Now, the company is using the […]

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Fears of Maldives Crisis Ease After President Concedes Election Loss

MALÉ, Maldives — The Maldives’ Elections Commission on Monday declared a resounding presidential election victory for the opposition candidate, and after hours of tense waiting, the country’s authoritarian incumbent conceded defeat. The opposition candidate, Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, won more than 58 percent of the ballots cast in an election that saw almost a 90 percent […]

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Maldives Opposition Declares Election Victory

NEW DELHI — The Maldives, the isolated scattering of islands caught in a geopolitical struggle between China, India and the West, were thrust into more uncertainty Sunday when voters appeared to have ousted the country’s autocratic president. With votes still being tallied, local news organizations reported that Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, the opposition candidate, had beaten […]

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