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Prince Harry joins Gurkhas: Report

Britain's Prince Harry has joined one of the most fearsome units in the British Army -- the Gurkhas -- and is undergoing intensive training with the legendary brigade.The prince, 22, who is......

Gurkhas to get UK citizenship

Gurkhas who retire from the British Army will now be eligible for 'fast-track' citizenship in the UK, report agencies. Announcing this last night, Prime Minister Tony Blair said the immigration......

Blair hints at granting Gurkhas citizenship

Britain may soon consider granting citizenship to Nepalese Gurkhas who had served in British armed forces, ending a nearly three-year long battle being fought by the ex-soldiers. An indication to......

UK defence secretary honours India's World War I soldiers

British Defence Secretary M Fallon on Thursday laid a wreath at the war memorial at India Gate to commemorate India's contribution during World War I. According to media reports, Fallon, who is on......

Israel loses its heroic sheen

Israel is no longer the valiant and beleaguered underdog, but increasingly seen as an increasingly arrogant oppressor seeking to crush another old nation under its jackboots, says Mohan Guruswamy.......

The world's 10 most amazing railway stations

1. Berlin Hauptbahnhof (Germany) Berlin Hauptbahnhof (Berlin Central Station) is one of the biggest and most beautiful railway stations in Europe. An architectural wonder, it is Europe's......

Check out the world's highest hotel!

The world's highest hotel, Ritz Carlton  is open in Hong Kong. With spectacular views of the Victoria Harbour, the 118-storyed architectural marvel is a sight to behold. Click NEXT to read on ...

New Mercedes C Class to hit Indian roads in 2011

The high-end luxury car segment saw a lot of action in 2010. Top three luxury carmakers - Mercedes, BMW and Audi posted good sales figures month after month and the trend is expected to continue......

Why India may not become an economic superpower

For reasons ranging from geopolitics to poverty alleviation, a strong India is good for the United States. India's strength will depend in great measure on the vibrancy of its economy. A complete......

Have you seen India's Pandora? NGO asks Cameron

Survival International, a London-based NGO, has appealed to the director of the Hollywood blockbuster Avatar, James Cameron, to lend his support in fighting against London-listed mining and metals......

Prince Harry joins Gurkhas: Report

Britain's Prince Harry has joined one of the most fearsome units in the British Army -- the Gurkhas -- and is undergoing intensive training with the legendary brigade.The prince, 22, who is......

What do you think of the Delhi Belly trailer?

The trailer of Aamir Khan's new production Delhi Belly is out. Starring Imran Khan, Shenaz Treasuryvala and Vir Das, the film has been directed by Abhinav Deo. Check out the trailer and tell......

The Bollywood Tweet Diary

Looks like Arbaaz Khan has finally managed to convince brother Salman Khan onto Twitter. His first tweet: "Arbaaz ne kaha ke tweet kar toh banta hai boss." Arbaaz Khan also posted a picture of......

Babusivan on his Tamil directorial debut

Any Vijay film is a much anticipated event as the Tamil actor has a huge fan base. The excitement is all the more for Vettaikaran (Hunter) releasing on December 18 as it is Vijay's 49th......

Bollywood mein aaj chand niklaa

Bollywood is always open to inspiration. But one thing that has remained constant is its love affair with the moon. And that's reflected in the songs. The latest film to have a song sung to......

Bolt pulverises world record to win 200 gold

Jamaica's triple Olympic champion Usain Bolt tore his own 200 metres world record to shreds in Berlin on Thursday, clocking 19.19 seconds in the final to complete a breathtaking sprint double at......

T20 WC teams: SWOT analysis

INDIA (defending champions) Strengths: Confident side under the assured leadership of Mahendra Singh Dhoni. The team are experienced and an average age of 25 means vastly improved fielding with......

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sudhakar kuruvada
Q. Development of Gharwali language?
Sudhakar Kuruvada:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/development-of-gharwali-language/25160651/answers/

sudhakar kuruvada
Q. when gurkhas came in shillong?
Sudhakar Kuruvada:  A. The first Nepali settlement dates back to 1824 when the British-Gurkhas moved to Shillong from Cherapunji, Assam!! more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/when-gurkhas-came-in-shillong/25160651/answers/14015800

Q. who was the main leader behind 1857 revolt?
:  A. The saddest part is that there was no unity of command .... It was a rudderless move wherein even the soldiers from only erstwhile Bengal Army,...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-was-the-main-leader-behind-1857-revolt/14015775/answers/13453250

pranshi jain
Q. The Gurkhas are the original inhabitants of....?
Pranshi Jain:  A. Nepal and they were the mercenaries of the British Army and much revered today more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-gurkhas-are-the-original-inhabitants-of..../13453192/answers/12044806

nargis  bhambi
Q. Are gorkhas da bravest warriors of india ?
Nargis Bhambi:  A. Braveness is a induvidual quality not depends on community. Netaji Subhash, Bgagat Singh, Shivaji and more.. .. no one from gorkha community. The...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/are-gorkhas-da-bravest-warriors-of-india-/12044634/answers/9324946

  Web results for British Gurkha
Mini-Nepal in United Kingdom

In 2004, the UK government gave in to the Gurkha families, after a long struggle by ex-Gurkhas for equal pension as per their British counterparts.... ...

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Britain likely to cut Gurkha strength by half

KATHMANDU: British defence secretary Geoff Hoon is considering whether to slash a regiment of the Gurkhas. According to Scotland on Sunday, army... ...

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NH7, Shakespeare, Krishna and a serial killer for your weekend

Some suggestions to enliven your lives if you stay in Delhi, Mumbai or Bangalore Weekend Team November 27, 2014 Last Updated at 20:40 IST DELHI Art... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/specials/nh7-shakespeare-krishna-and-a-serial-killer-for-your-weekend-114112701123_1.html
Red poppy for India

London, Nov. 15: David Cameron is marking the start of the G20 summit in Brisbane by presenting red ceramic poppies to six fellow Commonwealth... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1141116/jsp/nation/story_19047048.jsp
Moment of glory for Indian Army

8 Garhwal team becomes the only overseas unit to win gold medal in this year's Cambrian Patrol, the world's toughest test of infantry skills Ajai... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/current-affairs/moment-of-glory-for-indian-army-114110200443_1.html

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