The murder blogger's family has pinned their hopes on a presidential commission.
Thousands of Maldivians reside in the neighbouring country.
Former president Gayoom's son is among the PPM's three new deputy leaders.
Raajje TV reporters were barred from observing trials.
A High Court ruling in favour of the state was overturned.
The Maldives improved its ranking for the first time since 2010.
The closure came after an audit of prisons in the Maldives.
It was buried in Majeedhiyya school in 1992.
Mahloof was suspended over transactions with a company implicated in the country’s biggest corruption scandal.
Op-ed by Sonu Shivdasani, CEO and co-founder of Soneva resorts.
The Newport restaurant was not closed despite an eviction notice.