Special Reports

Monkeypox - A primer

2 min read
Everything came to a halt in 2020 as the COVID-19 pandemic hit globally. Finally after two years of waiting, weeks and months of being in and out of quarantine facilities...

Higher pay for Teachers

5 min read
The 3rd of February 2022 marked a historic day for the Maldives education sector - specifically for teachers. Delivering his inaugural address at the opening session of the Parliament, President...

Dot-com Bubble 2.0

4 min read
Technology companies that dominated and outperformed throughout the past decade and during the pandemic see their shares plummet in 2022. These companies include Meta ($FB), Amazon ($AMZN), Apple ($AAPL), Netflix...

The rise in xenophobia

6 min read
The newest political squabble revolves around a highly touchy, diplomatically volatile situation, and the issue is slowly getting out of hand. To rally supporters for his cause and concepts, former...

The personalisation of politics

4 min read
Political parties are essential institutions of democracy. They are a group of people organized to acquire and exercise political power. The history of political parties originated in their modern form in...

The state has failed Yameen Rasheed

4 min read
On 19 January, close to five years since the brutal murder of prominent blogger and human rights defender, Yameen Rasheed, the Criminal Court convicted Ismail Haisham Rasheed (21), and Ahmed...