The speaker's remarks were at odds with the foreign minister.
The Addu Meedhoo MP protested the speaker's refusal to grant her a point of order.
A roundup of the weekend's top stories.
A roundup of the day's top stories.
The committee was to evaluate nominees by the president that require parliamentary approval.
In a fiery speech, Speaker Nasheed underscored the plight of resort workers.
The national bank is accused of enabling the embezzlement scheme.