A court in the Maldives agreed Wednesday to postpone former President Mohamed Nasheed's trial for four weeks.
Mohamed Nasheed, the former president of the Maldives, was arrested Tuesday in what was viewed as an attempt to prevent him from running for office.
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Former Maldivian President Mohamed Nasheed left the Indian Embassy in Male Saturday, ending a 10-day stay to evade an arrest warrant.
Former Maldivian President Mohamed Nasheed, facing an arrest warrant, walked into the Indian Embassy but may be free for now.
Police arrested former Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed Monday for failing to show up for his corruption trial, officials said.
A 46-year-old lawmaker from the Maldives' ruling party was fatally stabbed outside his home in the capital of Male, a party spokesman said.
Former Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed skipped the first day of his abuse of power trial Monday, the Maldivian online news source Haveeru reported.
The British government said it welcomed the establishment of a commission of inquiry in Maldives to prove the events of a February regime change.
Ousted Maldivian President Mohamed Nasheed said he will meet with the Indian prime minister as part of an effort prove he is the true leader of Maldives.