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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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The Ghurka is 3-1 second favourite for the Group 1 on July 27 behind St James's Palace winner Galileo Gold.
The other four, all believed to have been lost at sea, were Sarah Bent, 19, Robert Rowbottom, 21, and Alice MacGill, 23, all from Yorkshire, plus former Ghurka Rifles officer Simon Stannard, 48.
Orlando, FL, July 26, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Ghurka leather bags and accessories are handmade by master artisans, who are committed to a tradition of superior craftsmanship, superb functionality and timeless American style since 1975.
She is feisty and lively and has extremely good causes to fight for such as the Ghurka Regiments of Nepal.
If it was anyone else, I'd be screaming what a waste of money but given Joanna's role in gaining victory for Ghurka veterans, she can do what she likes.
Last night a UK Border Agency spokesman said: "We would not seek to remove the widow of any soldier killed in action, whether they are a Ghurka, a foreign or a Commonwealth soldier.
Summary: One day after Joanna Lumley said she "trusted" the PM, Ghurka campaigners say the latest development on residency rights is a "disgrace".
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.
In another case, Ghurka.com, the site of a high-end leather goods retailer selling furniture, as well as fashion accessories, invested in technologies integrated to deliver "a high-touch, non-gimmicky shopping experience."
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.
The latter was only seen with her Ghurka suitcase, a brand that also has British heritage.
would do in given if you know that those will never Sir Henry But there have been plenty of flops too, like The Ghurka at 4-5 last year ago, while Authorized and Motivator were also beaten at odds-on.
would do in given if you know that those will never Sir But there have been plenty of flops too, like The Ghurka at 4-5 last year ago, while Authorized and Motivator were also beaten at odds-on.