History of India
Which Indian neighbouring country is still ruled by king?
Asked in Monarchy
Can a country be both a monarchy and a democracy?
What country is ruled by an ayatollah?
Which middle eastern country is ruled by an ayatollah?
THE ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF IRAN is the only country in the world, and specifically in the Middle East, that is currently (or has ever been) ruled by an Ayatollah. (Previous Shiite Theocracies, like the Safavid Empire, were still ruled by monarchs and the Ayatollahs had an advisory role, but no direct power.)
Asked in Monarchy, Dictatorship
What is the difference between a dictatorship and a constitutional monarchy?
A constitutional monarchy was once ruled by a king or queen (Canada was once ruled by Queen Elizabeth) but the are not actually "in control" of the country but still are the king or queen of the country. Constitutional monarchy's are usually ruled by a party and have elections. A dictatorship on the other hand is ruled by a dictator (Adolf Hitler) and they have absolute power and could make you do anything they want you to do.
Asked in France
Is Canada still part of France?
No. France was forced to hand over their Canadian territories to the British Empire in 1763 as part of the Treaty of Paris. Today, Canada is an independent country but part of the British Commonwealth. A British Commonwealth country is a country that has it's own independent government, but is still ruled by the British monarch.