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a member of the Nepalese force that has been part of the British army for 200 years

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a member of Hindu people descended from brahmins and Rajputs who live in Nepal

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It's run by the family of a forme r Ghurka and talk about authentic - a guy came in for a takeawa y and they strapped it on a rucksack and carried it all the way back to his house in Calderwood.
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Five out of five test cases of Ghurkas applying to live in Britain have been rejected by the Government.
Actress Joanna Lumley is backing a campaign to allow a Ghurka war hero to live in Britain - after revealing he helped save her father's life.
A company of the British army's Ghurka troops is heading for northeastern Australia to join up with other prospective United Nations peacekeeping forces for East Timor, Britain's Ministry of Defense (MOD) confirmed Tuesday.
Fine Ghurka luggage, handbags and other distinctive accessories.
In addition to his eponymous John Bartlett collection, John has served as creative director of the Italian brand Byblos, the American luxury brand Ghurka, and most recently for the Claiborne by John Bartlett brand.
Sunday: The Ghurka Charity Open match goes ahead on the Tyne.
I recently bought the entire Ghurka bag collection, which was very naughty as I spent PS5,000" Actress Joanna Lumley
Leading the way was deputy mayor Barry Longden who stepped in at the last minute following an illness to newlyelected mayor Brian Hawkes, while Carnival Queen Emmi Burton took pride of place, accompanied by her maids and anked by a Ghurka Army guard of honour.
Chehebar has served as VP of Sales for Calvin Klein Luggage at Accessory Network, and has also served as Product Development Manager for Ghurka, American leather- goods brand.
Futterman & Associates arranged a long-term, 1,140 s/f lease for leather luggage and handbag retailer, Ghurka at 781 Fifth Ave.
The Prestige Division currently includes the wholly owned Ghurka as well as licenses for Calvin Klein, ck Calvin Klein and ISAAC Isaac Mizrahi, the Designer's bridge collection.
One Ghurka refused to stop fighting when a bullet ricocheted off his helmet and hit him in the face.
GOING TO WAR The men of 1/7 Ghurka Rifles boarding at Southampton bound for the Falklands.