No Religious Kingdom: Celebrating Secularism in Nepal

Hurray! Nepal Is A Secular Country UWB Photo blog by Shruti Shrestha Yes, amendments must be made in general knowledge books around the world. The world’s only Hindu Kingdom is a history now and people of Nepal, that country, are happy! Hindus are happy, Buddhists are happy, Muslims are happy, Christians are happy, people fromContinue reading “No Religious Kingdom: Celebrating Secularism in Nepal”

Uncle Sam on Nepal: Latest Report Card

By Richard A. Boucher US Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Nepal Sarkar! Within an hour of Parliament passing a historical resolution that renamed His Majesty’s Government to Nepal Government, the Land Reform Office of the Ministry of Land Reform and Management quickly erased the signboard and replaced the HMG withContinue reading “Uncle Sam on Nepal: Latest Report Card”

House Declared Supreme! King Will Pay Tax! Nepal A Secular Country! Army Under Parliament!

Parliament will decide on royal succession, current National anthem that only praises the king will be replaced by the new one, Chief of the Army Staff will be appointed by the Council of Ministers, not the king. Raj Parishad Scrapped. Civil Servants will be assigned for Palace official posts Yes, he is also liberated fromContinue reading “House Declared Supreme! King Will Pay Tax! Nepal A Secular Country! Army Under Parliament!”

When Parliament Failed To Declare Itself Supreme

An example of what can happen if anyone goes against the wishes of Nepali people. The same might happen if royalists try to raise their heads against today’s historic parliament declaration: A photo blog of destruction on Monday in Kathmandu. By Bikash Karki In fact, today’s historic Parliamentary declaration was originally scheduled for Monday. ButContinue reading “When Parliament Failed To Declare Itself Supreme”