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Maldives just can’t seem to get it right

(eTN)- In 2004, Maldives caught the world’s attention when then-Maldivian President Maumoon Gayoom jailed members of the opposition and branded them as political dissidents.

A fresh new start for Maldives

LONDON (eTN) - He’s being hailed by some as the Obama of South Asia. The man in question is Mohamed Nasheed the new president of the Maldives.

Gayoom’s 30-year reign ends

Even a few months ago it, would have been unthinkable that the day would come when the Maldives would have a new President.