Gurkha L/Cpl Tuljung Gurung honoured over Taliban fight 21 September 2015 From the section Mid Wales Image copyright PA A Gurkha based in Brecon has been honoured for his bravery in fighting off two armed Taliban fighters and saving the ... BBC, 1 week ago
This is part seven of the series about the Gurkhas at Gallipoli exactly 100 years ago this month 9 August 1915 The plan of the attack, as concocted by General Godley, had involved numerous other battalions, and a brigade of four battalions ...Nepali Times, 1 month ago
Gurkha, by Kailash Limbu. MEMOIR GURKHA By Kailash Limbu. Hachette. $45. This year not only marks the bicentenary of the Battle of Waterloo but also the beginning of the enlistment of soldiers from Nepal into the British Army, the men known as ...WA Today, 1 month ago
There's an oft-repeated tale from World War II about a Gurkha who comes face to face with a big, burly Nazi on a battlefield. It's just the two of them, and the Nazi challenges the Gurkha to a duel. You first, he says. The Gurkha swipes with his ...New Indian Express, 1 month ago
London : Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) will play Nepal in a friendly match at Lord's in 2016, and have confirmed their tour to the Himalayan nation will go ahead in November this year. The tour to Nepal, which will provisionally take place between ...Deccan Chronicle, 4 days ago Nepal to Play Marylebone Cricket Club at Lord's in 2016 NDTV, 4 days ago
Veterans and their families gathered on Horse Guards Parade for a Drumhead commemoration to celebrate the 70th anniversary of victory over Japan, attended by the Prime Minister and Prince of Wales. Royal Marine buglers and percussionists from ...Irish Independent, 1 month ago
The growing migrant crisis in Calais needs British troops to help bring order to the Channel port, French police have warned. Bruno Noel, head of the Alliance union for police deployed to the French port and Eurotunnel site, said the situation could ...Breitbart.com, 1 month ago
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