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Monarchy

A system of government headed by a hereditary figure such as a king or queen. There are two basic types of monarchies. In an absolute monarchy, the monarch theoretically has complete control as an autocrat, though in practice other officials have varying degrees of control as well. In a constitutional monarchy, the monarch shares power with an elected chamber or other elected leaders and, in extreme cases, has little actual power.
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And like Lipsius, Mariana saw absolute monarchy as a force against faction and war, but one that could only exist with a philosophy of civic prudence and the common good.
This initiative formally known as the 12 point agreement was signed between the SPA and Maoists on Nov 22, 2005, mainly aimed to bring permanent peace and advancement by replacing the absolute monarchy by absolute democracy and ending the armed conflicts from Maoists.
Carew's masque, on the other hand, was read by them as a powerfully poetical but also keenly intellectual Machiavellian as well as Neoplatonic celebration of absolute monarchy far removed from Bruno's esoteric and occult mysticism.
They sent the declaration to King Abdullah, he said, because he Eoe1/4Eoholds all the authority" in the absolute monarchy.
A Saudi court has sentenced one person to death this year in the first publicly reported sentences since al Qaeda-linked militants launched their campaign against the absolute monarchy.
When he became prime minister during the interim period between absolute monarchy and democracy in 1990, Krishna Prasad Bhattarai was nicknamed "the penniless politician.
Activists in Saudi Arabia -- an absolute monarchy where dissent is little tolerated -- have increasingly turned to social media sites to express growing frustration with the government.
Hamza Mansour's demand underlines a rising tension with Jordan's King Abdullah II, an absolute monarchy, and comes as Arab rulers are bracing to see if the popular unrest that unseated Tunisia's ruler could spread around the region.
The party, which is pro-reform group, demands an end to absolute monarchy in the country.
Saudi Arabia, an absolute monarchy, puts tough restrictions on the establishment of civil society organizations.
Saudi Arabia is the world's last absolute monarchy.
Reciting a book named 'On Saudi Arabia: Its People, Past, Religion, Fault Lines and Future', Bruce Riedel, a senior fellow working with the Brookings Institute, said the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is an antique, the last absolute monarchy in the world, perhaps the last in human history.