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MEMORIES of a courageous Lyme Regis schoolboy have been evoked by the marking what would have been the late Simon Hill's 50th birthday on Monday, October 24th.

Giving continuity to the series of contemplations about identity, a Singaporean friend talked about the Gurkha soldiers living in Singapore.
Popular community champion and former Gurkha JB said: "We think the British Heart Foundation is one of the most important charities in Swindon and we want to encourage as many people as possible to support it.
#1 fact,because of the Gurkha recruitment,especially the martial race,Gurung,Magar,Rai,Limbus were unable to compete within the power of Nepal.
Other Nottingham finalists were Toast in Canning Circus (cafe); Langar Hall ( hotel restaurant); Piccolini, Nottingham ( Italian); Gurkha One, Rolleston ( Indian); Mandarin, Nottingham ( oriental); Jalisco and Taco Bell ( Mexican) Petit Paris (World ...

The first award was made in 1858 to a British officer of the Gurkhas, John Tytler, during the campaigns that followed the Indian rebellion of 1857, while the first award to a native Gurkha, Kulbir Thapa, was in 1915 during the First World War. When the ...
Oct 24, 2016- On 15 September 2016, the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) delivered its verdict on Gurkha pensions, shattering the hopes of thousands of ex-Gurkhas for equal pensions. While Gurkhas have earned fame globally as an undefeatable ...
The Nepali Embassy in London said that a committee headed by Nepali ambassador Durga Bahadur Subedi has been formed proposing a formal talks regarding the demands of retired Gurkha soldiers who are in a fight for pensions parity with their British ...
In 1965 he gained his medical degree at Kings College and Westminster hospital in London and after hospital jobs started a five year army commission becoming a regimental medical officer for the Gurkhas in Hong Kong and Brunei. After establishing his ...
The Nepal army, famed for its valor and bravery displayed by the Gurkhas in support of the allied forces during the World wars, this time won the hearts of the European audience through folk music displayed by its military band during the 21-day ...
Most of them are former Gurkha soldiers and their families who decided to stay after Hong Kong's handover to China in 1997.
The house looks over the former riverbed to the dunes, beyond which lies the three mile stretch of gold that is St Cyrus Beach. It has direct access onto what locals call the Gurkha bridge - it was built by the tireless Nepalese soldiers - that leads ...
Representatives from the Chelsea Pensioners and the Gurkhas joined local dignitaries, including town and city councillors and local MPs, at the show.
Cloaked in their secrecy and mystery, the Gurkhas seem like they belong in the script of a Mi6 blockbuster, except that unlike James Bond who seems leave an obvious trail of wanton destruction and women, the Gurkha moves like the wind - unseen and ...
The amounts, collected through a Nepali organization, the Mind Stone Gurkha Nepalese Community UK, on the initiatives of one Dipakraj Joshi from Kushma, now living in London, was handed over to the school amid a program in the district on Tuesday.
The best offense is a strong defense, and such is the case with the latest RPV from Terradyne. Starting with the solid foundation of the Ford F550 commercial chassis, the RPV is powered by the venerable 6.7-liter Powerstroke diesel.

The Singapore police Force (SPF) held an island-wide counter-terrorism exercise from 17 to 18 October, which began 10am yesterday (17 October) and ended at 4am this morning (18 October).
Aside from allegations of money laundering which caused the City of London police raid of the firm's premises, CWM FX became the suspect of a scheme which preyed on one of the British Army's most renowned specialist units, the Gurkhas. The Gurkhas ...
The Globe recalls the fact that Simla has just entered on its hundredth year of existence. After the Gurkha war of 1815-16, it says, a tract of land including.
The festival of Dashain is the biggest event in a Ghurkha soldier's calendar, and being 10,000 miles from home isn't reason to not celebrate it.
As the MOD prepares to increase the Gurkha intake by 25%, early this morning the British Army's newest recruits left their training centre in Catterick for the last time.
A READING Gurkha is preparing to go on a hunger strike 'to death' if the government does not reform veteran pension rights.
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A NEPALESE community in the North-East is set to reach a "tipping point", following a surprise announcement that the number of Gurkhas in the British Army is to rise by a quarter. Community leaders in Catterick Garrison said the move to bolster the ...
The Nepal army, famed for its valor and bravery displayed by the Gurkhas in support of the allied forces during the World wars, this time won the hearts of the European audience through folk music displayed by its military band during the 21-day ...
Most of them are former Gurkha soldiers and their families who decided to stay after Hong Kong's handover to China in 1997.
Indian army soldiers with the 99th Mountain Brigade's 2nd Battalion, 5th Gurkha rifles, execute an ambush for paratroopers with the U.S.
The house looks over the former riverbed to the dunes, beyond which lies the three mile stretch of gold that is St Cyrus Beach. It has direct access onto what locals call the Gurkha bridge - it was built by the tireless Nepalese soldiers - that leads ...
Representatives from the Chelsea Pensioners and the Gurkhas joined local dignitaries, including town and city councillors and local MPs, at the show.
Cloaked in their secrecy and mystery, the Gurkhas seem like they belong in the script of a Mi6 blockbuster, except that unlike James Bond who seems leave an obvious trail of wanton destruction and women, the Gurkha moves like the wind - unseen and ...
The amounts, collected through a Nepali organization, the Mind Stone Gurkha Nepalese Community UK, on the initiatives of one Dipakraj Joshi from Kushma, now living in London, was handed over to the school amid a program in the district on Tuesday.
The best offense is a strong defense, and such is the case with the latest RPV from Terradyne. Starting with the solid foundation of the Ford F550 commercial chassis, the RPV is powered by the venerable 6.7-liter Powerstroke diesel.
The Singapore police Force (SPF) held an island-wide counter-terrorism exercise from 17 to 18 October, which began 10am yesterday (17 October) and ended at 4am this morning (18 October).
Aside from allegations of money laundering which caused the City of London police raid of the firm's premises, CWM FX became the suspect of a scheme which preyed on one of the British Army's most renowned specialist units, the Gurkhas. The Gurkhas ...
sea cadets from all over Warwickshire including those from Stratford's TS Gurkha marched through Stratford. Photo: Mark Williamson.
... deficit, but (perhaps as a result) I would have liked more specific coverage of certain subjects (strange that the 1943 deployment of Indian forces in Tunisia neglects to mention Gurkha soldier Lalbahadur Thapa's near-singlehanded victory at Rass ...
He became captain in 1905 and major by September 1914 and served as a medical officer in the 8th Gurkha rifles in 1907. In 1912 he went into civil employment in Burma, as superintendant of the Rangoon Central Gaol, but was on sick leave from October 6 ...
With a line-up that could scarcely be improved without bending the unchangeables of weather (Limato) and injury (The Gurkha), it is reasonable to ask if Saturday's card at Ascot is the best anywhere in the world. On Saturday we will see the best of the ...
The Globe recalls the fact that Simla has just entered on its hundredth year of existence. After the Gurkha war of 1815-16, it says, a tract of land including.
The festival of Dashain is the biggest event in a Ghurkha soldier's calendar, and being 10,000 miles from home isn't reason to not celebrate it.
As the MOD prepares to increase the Gurkha intake by 25%, early this morning the British Army's newest recruits left their training centre in Catterick for the last time.
A READING Gurkha is preparing to go on a hunger strike 'to death' if the government does not reform veteran pension rights.
Club member Anne Pickering has met Major Lil of the Himalayan Gurkha Rotary club and heard from him how girls were now able to attend school the year round instead of missing four or five days each month.
The Gurkha MPV Tactical Vehicle is bullet-proof, blast-proof and weighs around four times as much as a normal car (15,000 lbs).
British Gurkhas take part in the multinational NATO exercise Saber Strike in Adazi, Latvia, on June 11, 2015. Keir Giles writes that Russia argues that NATO's reinforcement plans are escalatory and destabilizing, and it is hard to discern any coherent ...
Here is the New Winnipeg Free Press Homepage. Our new homepage is designed to serve you better. You'll now find this page separated into sections for Top News, sports, arts & Life, Opinion, Local and Business.
Meanwhile, National Hunt sire Scorpion is to leave Coolmore and next season will stand at Shade Oak Stud in Shropshire, while a new recruit for Coolmore is The Gurkha. A double Group 1 winner this season for Aidan O'Brien, The Gurkha (galileo) is a ...
... for his defeats this season and that the break of two months since his run in the Prix Jacques le Marois will have done him the power of good.
Located in the quiet Nottinghamshire village, Gurkha One has been widely recognised for its fine Indian and Nepalese cuisine, winning awards for its food and service.


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