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A Nepalese woman dances outside the International Convention Centre as she and others wait for Nepal's lawmakers to abolish the monarchy that has reigned over the Himalayan land for 239 years. The vote to establish a secular republic in the country was 560 in favor and 4 opposed.

A Nepalese woman dances outside the International Convention Centre as she and others wait for Nepal's lawmakers to abolish the monarchy that has reigned over the Himalayan land for 239 years. The vote to establish a secular republic in the country was 560 in favor and 4 opposed.