Can Parliament Declare Constituent Assembly?

Whether Constituent Assembly with or without a Condition By Surendra Bhandari Lawyer, in Japan The country is still undergoing through a volatile political situation. The political changes induced by the people’s movement followed by King’s declaration for the restoration of the House of Representatives on April 24th 2006 has unfurled immense opportunities to move aheadContinue reading “Can Parliament Declare Constituent Assembly?”

Is Monarchy Relevant for Nepal? (Part II)

Though this article was written immediately after king’s first address, UWB has published it in order to bring the issue of monarchy for public debate. By Mahesh Poudyal The politics of monarchy You must be thinking I must have made some mistakes with the heading “politics of monarchy,” you must be thinking “monarchs don’t getContinue reading “Is Monarchy Relevant for Nepal? (Part II)”

Is Monarchy Relevant for Nepal? (Part I)

Though this article was written immediately after king’s first address, UWB has published it in order to bring the issue of monarchy for public debate. By Mahesh Poudyal Friday night’s talk – after the royal proclamation – was mainly about king Gyanendra trying to split the SPA-Maoist alliance by offering the post of PM toContinue reading “Is Monarchy Relevant for Nepal? (Part I)”

In Defense of Democracy

UWB received this write up in comment section by the name of apples and oranges. But, we thought it deserves a different space here Sometimes unnecessary debates come into existence because we fail to distinguish between the ‘political system’ and ‘individual leaders.’ What the people are calling for right now is a democratic political system.Continue reading “In Defense of Democracy”

The Talk of reconciliation…From Another Perspective

Note: UWB received this article in which the writer states, “Let us Reconcile and Transform the Movement into a New Height.” We at UWB strongly think that the peoples’ movement should intensify to give more pressure to the king. We are publishing this article here because we are demanding for democracy that ensures views fromContinue reading “The Talk of reconciliation…From Another Perspective”

The Talk of reconciliation…From Another Perspective

Note: UWB received this article in which the writer states, “Let us Reconcile and Transform the Movement into a New Height.” We at UWB strongly think that the peoples’ movement should intensify to give more pressure to the king. We are publishing this article here because we are demanding for democracy that ensures views fromContinue reading “The Talk of reconciliation…From Another Perspective”