Ahmed Azaan is a journalist and chief editor of The Maldives Journal and Dhiyares, two Maldives-based news outlets. He holds a degree in international relations and is an outspoken Right to Information activist in the Maldives.
The PPM continues its protests for Abdulla Yameen’s release. The MDP’s Ibrahim Solih and Mohamed Nasheed are amid rows as China and India watch the 2023 election race closely
Feb 10, 2023
In ‘Sovereigns of the Sea’, the histories of Omani sultans in the age of empire speak to the interconnectedness of Southasia, West Asia and East Africa
G20 summit in Delhi, new allegations on the Easter Sunday bombings, the return of Nawaz Sharif and more
September 2023 - Updates and analysis from around the region
How agriculture, capital and corporate investment have reshaped Indian Punjab, and brought about its current precarity
A photographer’s journey through the Punjab in India and Pakistan shows a land and a people still tied together, despite Partition and the militarised border in between