Daniel Bosley

Daniel Bosley is a writer living and working in the Male, Maldives. He currently writes for a number of publications and blogs about the Maldives with his wife (www.twothousandisles.com).

Beyond the ballot box

Celebration of the Maldives’ democratic gains must be tempered with realism.

Oct 22, 2018

End overend

A short story

Sep 01, 2016

Maldivian maladies

The country’s healthcare system is burdened by aliments old and new.

Apr 30, 2016

The Machiavellis of Malé

How the politics of vengeance in the Maldives is destroying its democracy.

Nov 05, 2015

February in History

The Maldives’ Commission of National Inquiry report is a history written by the victors, but it forces all parties to look to the future, not the past.

Sep 14, 2012

Coffee with Bakuree

A Maldivian opposition activist speaks of hope, humour, and the non-violent path back to democracy.

Jul 27, 2012

Latest Articles

Remaking #MeToo in Sri Lanka

A personal reflection on the limits and possibilities of the social-media phenomenon.

‘A picture of malicious intention’

On the Chinese embassy’s undiplomatic letter to a Nepali newspaper.

Between big data and big brother

Why the overwhelming control over data by governments and large corporations doesn’t bode well for democracy.