Political crisis

Karnataka chief minister H.D. Kumaraswamy (Mint file)

Opinion | Let democracy win

1 min read . 09 Jul 2019
Mahinda Rajapakse. Photo: AFP

Sri Lanka parliament sacks Rajapakse

2 min read . 14 Nov 2018
Through unprecedented treachery, President Nicolas Maduro awarded himself victory in the presidential election on 20 May. Photo: Reuters

Venezuelans deserve refugee status

4 min read . 04 Jun 2018
Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro. Photo: Reuters

How liberal democracies are born

4 min read . 20 Mar 2018
Several reports have emerged suggesting China may be directly backing Abdulla Yameen’s decision to impose—and extend—the emergency in the small island state. Photo: Reuters
Is India losing its grip in the region and becoming a non-actor in the mighty Indian Ocean? Photo: AFP