Unseated president likely to be jailed as Maldivians vent frustrations at "coup" by burning government buildings.
Support for Saturday's opposition protest in the capital city is not widely held, but fear is commonplace when it comes to political dissent.
With critiques of Marxism and free-thinking seminars on politics and economics, China's top school for Communist Party officials is far from the dour institution you might imagine.
This is the Year of the Dragon. The dragon is a great symbol of China, but its arrival portends bad luck and a challenging year ahead. That's something the political leadership of China is certainly not oblivious to.
Environmental degradation and climate change are concepts many in the flood-ravaged cities of Illigan and Cagayan de Oro still might not comprehend, but there is no denying the world is changing.
Malaysian opposition leader had always maintained was trumped up to discredit him and ruin him politically.
The 74-year-old Gandhian activist is going on his third fast this year, demanding the government pass his version of a strong anti-corruption law.
You do not need to understand the language of the words when the wailing, the tone, the texture of the anguish is the same.
Despite the Central Asian country's strong record of economic growth in twenty years since independence, recent killings of demonstrators are not a good sign.
A country with a history of violence, crime and corruption is effectively leaderless: when two men claim the country’s top job, it means no one is really doing it.
Rising attendances at schools and universities have increased the demand for books, helping the book industry in the Afghan capital to leave its dark days behind.