Images from the Maoist Mass Meeting in Kathmandu-I

Photo blog by Dinesh Wagle First of Two Parts. Here is the second part. Who cares about those boring speeches in this heat: Instead take a nap or pick your ear! It was an impressive show but the number of participants in today’s Maoist Mass Meeting wasn’t as much as it was publicized to be.Continue reading “Images from the Maoist Mass Meeting in Kathmandu-I”

Nepal Celebrates Historic Democratic Achievement

Victory rallies organized around the country. People warn of dire consequences if anyone dares to go against the Parliament Declaration Tens of thousands of jubilant Nepali people Friday participated in victory rallies organized around the country to celebrate Thursday’s historic Parliament Proclamation. While celebrating the achievement, they were cautious about possible fight back by theContinue reading “Nepal Celebrates Historic Democratic Achievement”

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”

Painting The Royal Away: We Will Never Forget This

As overwhelming majority of Nepali people are ready to get rid of monarchy from Nepal, people have started to remove signs and symbols of monarchy from public places. Take the photo above as an example. Artists today deleted the word ‘royal’ from a sign board at Nepal Association of Fine Arts (NAFA) this afternoon. NAFAContinue reading “Painting The Royal Away: We Will Never Forget This”

The Days Of Maoist Comrades Have Come V

Monitoring Maoist activities in Nepal. A photo blog Comrades, look at his eyes, if you can His Story: His name is Sanjeev Kumar. He is eight years old. What happened to him? Ask the Maoist comrades. Okay, even if they don’t tell us, the boy will definitely reveal the truth. Here is the story: HeContinue reading “The Days Of Maoist Comrades Have Come V”

Recovering From The Jana Andolan Atrocities

UWB Photo Blog Twenty one people died during the historical people’s movement of last month where as thousands were injured in the atrocities committed by the army and police directly working under the orders of the royal regime. Some of the injured have returned to their normal routines where as others are still in theContinue reading “Recovering From The Jana Andolan Atrocities”

The Days Of Maoist Comrades Have Come IV

Monitoring Maoist Activities in Nepal Maoist Talk Team: CPN-Maoist on Wednesday said it has formed a three-member talks team with the government, reports Chitranga Thapa in eKantipur. The team, headed by Maoist Spokesperson Krishna Bahadur Mahara, includes other leaders Dinanath Sharma and Dev Gurung, according to the Maoist sources. The Maoists formed the team onContinue reading “The Days Of Maoist Comrades Have Come IV”