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Dal Khalsa releases Operation Bluestar directory


June 5th, 2012 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Amritsar, June 5 (IANS) Radical Sikh organisation Dal Khalsa Tuesday released a directory of the people who died during the Indian Army's Operation Bluestar in the Golden Temple complex in ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

WB Police detains 18 people in connection with GJM leader murder


May 21st, 2010 - 10:23 pm ICT by ANI
Darjeeling, May 21 (ANI): West Bengal Police on Friday said they had arrested 18 people in connection with the killing of All India Gorkha League, (AIGL) leader Madan Tamang.Tamang was stabbed to ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Rooney mansion in care of Gurkha guard


May 7th, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 7 (ANI): Wayne Rooney is leaving his 4.5 million pound mansion under the vigilant eye of a Gurkha as he heads for the World Cup 2010.Gurkhas are a Nepalese warrior ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

Martin Luther King, Obama, Simon Cowell are greatest leaders for Brit teens


October 26th, 2009 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 26 (ANI): Martin Luther King, Barack Obama and even X Factor judge Simon Cowell are among the all-time greatest leaders for Brit teenagers, according to a new poll.The poll ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Rambo killer gets life term


August 3rd, 2009 - 7:18 pm ICT by IBNS
Aug 3 (IBNS) A knife obsessive, Tony Wilkinson, has been awarded life term after he was found guilty of murdering a man in a "furious and ferocious attack" at a Southampton party.The ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

British explorer completes record-breaking Arctic adventure in just 67 days


July 29th, 2009 - 4:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 29 (ANI): A British explorer has broken his second world record after completing the longest unsupported Arctic journey in history, by making the 2,200-mile trek in just 67 days.According ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

British Army plans to axe 800 Gurkhas


July 13th, 2009 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 13 (ANI): Faced with immense pressure to trim the 34 billion pound budget, British Defence chiefs are planning to axe about 800 Gurkha warriors.According to the Daily Express, up to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Gurkha champ Joanna Lumley polled UK’s Fav Female Celeb to be PM


May 22nd, 2009 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 22 (ANI): Gurkha campaigner Joanna Lumley has been named as the favourite female celebrity that voters would like to see becoming the Prime Minister of Britain, according to a new ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Hindus urge UK to let Gurkhas stay


May 4th, 2009 - 1:11 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Hindus have exhorted United Kingdom (UK) to let all retired Gurkha servicemen stay in the country.Acclaimed Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Nevada (USA) today, said that it was simply ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Only certain categories of Gurkhas can settle in Britain, despite court victory


April 24th, 2009 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 24 (ANI): Only certain categories of Gurkhas veterans will be allowed to settle in the United Kingdom, leaving tens of thousands of other hopefuls in the lurch despite a landmark ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Former Gurkhas face further delay in UK residency row


December 24th, 2008 - 3:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 24 (ANI): Gurkhas, who retired before 1997, would have to face further unacceptable delays before finding out if they will be allowed to settle in the UK, according to ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Gurkhas want their retired army heroes to stay in the UK


April 16th, 2008 - 4:37 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr 16 (ANI): A large number of Gurkhas staged a demonstration here on Tuesday to demand their war heroes be allowed to stay in Britain. The demonstration took place ahead of ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

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