Latest Krishna Prasad Sitaula Stories

2006-06-15 08:10:10

By Simon Denyer and Gopal Sharma POKHARA, Nepal (Reuters) - Nepal's government and Maoists held fresh peace talks on Thursday, and both sides said rebel chief Prachanda would meet the country's prime minister and party leaders soon. Prachanda, speaking to Reuters in an exclusive interview in western Nepal, said the peace process had been running into trouble until he held a productive meeting on Sunday with Home Minister Krishna Prasad Sitaula, who is also the government's chief...

2006-05-18 01:08:21

By Gopal Sharma KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Nepal's parliament was set to pass a special resolution on Thursday that aims to curtail the king's powers and wrest control of the army from the monarch. "The special proclamation will be presented in the parliament on Thursday and passed," Home Minister Krishna Prasad Sitaula said. Ahead of the parliament meet, scheduled for 3 p.m. (0915 GMT), the multi-party cabinet approved the resolution, Deputy Prime Minister Khadga Prasad Oli told...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.