By Franklin W. Dixon
Homicide is usually a foul investment.
Frank and Joe examine the disappearance of Cyril Bayard, a shady funding counselor who's been relationship the boy's aunt Gertrude and to whom she entrusted her existence discount rates. His clerk has simply been came across murdered, and it seems like the bullet used to be intended for Bayard. the men stopover at his residence, yet he's long past and where is trashed.
When Aunt Gertrude is fingered because the leader suspect, the Hardy's need to act quickly. They head for big apple to name on Bayard's company affiliates. yet earlier than they comprehend it, they're drawn right into a treacherous chase via a global they be aware of not anything approximately -- the darkish underside of Wall Street.
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Having been ridiculed at the polls, many groups formed by the old guard found themselves without a voice in parliament. In response, they adopted a two-pronged strategy. First, they relied on traditional-style conspiratorial politics and encouraged the king to act against the government. Second, they adopted a policy of civil disobedience (Baral 1977:40). Such activities, however, did not seriously disturb the Congress government. Inevitably, Koirala faced crises of law and order, but these The restoration of monarchical rule 35 were considered to be an inescapable product of change and the work of reactionary groups determined to undermine the democratic system by exploiting the stresses created by gradual modernisation.
Indian guidance of the Nepali political system did not end with the Delhi Compromise. The interim government of Nepal Act (1951) drew heavily on the Indian constitution, and legal and administrative practices were modelled on those of India. Singh, the Indian ambassador, was considered to be the most influential figure in Kathmandu in the early 1950s. He was even said to sit in on Cabinet meetings to supervise and give advice. It was also rumoured that Singh had encouraged the king to appoint M.
They therefore looked to the king as a dispenser of patronage and as a source from which they could derive legitimacy. Unfortunately for the prospects of democracy in Nepal, this tendency only served to enhance the legitimacy of monarchical rule. Between the fall of the Rana-Congress coalition government in November 1951 and the death of King Tribhuvan in March 1955, there was a bewildering procession of governments. Koirala and a National Coalition Cabinet. A number of features characterised this period.