King Gyandendra of Nepal has issued a ban on independent news broadcasts and has threatened to punish newspapers for reports that run counter to the official monarchist line. Given that any person in Nepal publishing reports critical of "the spirit of the royal proclamation" is subject to punishment and/or imprisonment, contributors to this blog will publish their reports from Nepal anonymously.Link to freenepal.blogspot.com. (Thanks, Jake, also spotted on Metafilter)
Update Tom Biro of The Media Drop tells Boing Boing:
I did an email "interview" overnight with the author of the site, and he's given me some more insights into what is going on.Link
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