vances. Many of the veterans -- Nepalese soldiers who served with the British army -- had invested high hopes in the parliamentary inquiry launched last year into decades of alleged discrimination at the hands of the British government. But the ... Business Standard India, 2 days ago
Gurkha veterans protest outside parliament AFP - MSN UK, 2 days ago
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KATHMANDU: President Ram Baran Yadav today assured former British Gurkhas, who have for long been struggling with the demand of pay and perks on a par with Commonwealth soldiers in the British Army, that he will urge the concerned body to sort out the matter.Himalayan times, 1 month ago Ex-British Gurkhas say battle for equality on Himalayan times, 1 month ago
A British MP has criticised actress Joanna Lumley, who campaigned for rights of the Gurkhas, for failing to visit his constituency since Gurkhas who retired before 1997, won the right to settle. Sir Gerald Howarth, a Tory MP who represents Aldershot, said ...Zee News, 1 month ago
KATHMANDU, NEPAL - Limbu, a 17-year-old student at British Gurkha College, began experiencing heavy vaginal bleeding just as classes began one morning in April. She rushed to a pharmacy nearBig News Network, 2 months ago
In The Soccer War, an essay on the war between Honduras and El Salvador in the late 1960s, Polish journalist Ryszard Kapuscinki writes about meeting with a 'mad' soldier to whom the war meant not much beyond managing to stay alive- and a few pairs ...Hindustan Times, 2 weeks ago
, a young lieutenant of the Royal Warwickshire Regiment, British Army, watched in awe as an Indian Army battalion almost ended the stalemate at Gallipoli. Men of the 1/6 Gurkha Rifles rose from their positions and pressed up the Sari Bair ridge, ...Times of India, 1 month ago
London: Actress Joanna Lumley has taken to her Asian culinary skills to support Gurkhas—she has helped create chutney for sale in London. Food company Sharwood's enlisted her to help develop the limited edition Mango Chutney with Kashmiri ...ZeeNews.com, 1 month ago
A dedicated burial site for the Gurkha Nepalese community is to be created in west London. Hillingdon Council said work on land near the Peace Memorial Garden in Cherry Lane Cemetery, West Drayton, would begin over the next few weeks. There will ...BBC, 1 month ago
BRITAIN'S GURKHA WAR The Invasion of Nepal, 1814-16 Author: John Pemble Publisher: Frontline Books Pages: 400 Price: $39.99 This month marks the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War I. Events have been held to mark the occasion all ...Business Standard India, 2 months ago
London — Around 150 British Army personnel left RAF Brize Norton this morning to add to the significant UK efforts to tackle Ebola. The soldiers, mostly medics from 35 Squadron, 5 Medical Regiment of the Royal Army Medical Corps, are due to ...AllAfrica.com, 4 days ago More UK Troops Deploy To Tackle Ebola PoliticsHome, 4 days ago More UK Troops Deploy to Sierra Leone [press release] Individual.com, 4 days ago News story: More UK troops deploy to Sierra Leone Government UK, 4 days ago
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