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ured by Jobs in Afghanistan, Nepalis Face Risks and Death

Asia Pacific Lured by Jobs in Afghanistan, Nepalis Face Risks and Death By KAREEM FAHIM and BHADRA SHARMA  JUNE 28, 2016 Photo Mourning as the bodies of 13 security guards arrived at the airport in Kathmandu, Nepal. The guards, who … Continue reading

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Gurkha PMC’s banned from working in Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya and Syria

Gurkha PMC’s banned from working in Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya and Syria Post Date: June 28, 2016 | Category: The Danger Zone Days after losing more than a dozen security contractors to a suicide attack in Kabul, Nepal has banned its … Continue reading

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Nepali survivors of Kabul blast demand job opportunities

Nepali survivors of Kabul blast demand job opportunities IANS  Jun 24, 2016 18:58 IST Kathmandu: After a blast in Kabul that left 12 Nepalis and two Indian security guards dead and Nepal announced it would bring back migrants wanting to … Continue reading

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Nepali men have been fighting for Britain for 200 years. One photographer shows what it means to be the Gurkhas.

Nepali men have been fighting for Britain for 200 years. One photographer shows what it means to be the Gurkhas. By Anup Kaphle April 30 at 6:00 AM Follow @AnupKaphle Physical training session for new Gurkha recruits, India, circa 1950s. … Continue reading

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Off to war zone after Singapore

The Straits Times (Singapore) December 16, 2012 Sunday Off to war zone after Singapore Kathmandu – During Deepavali in Nepal, revellers delight in setting off illegal firecrackers. Despite a ban since 2006, some still believe the pyrotechnics ward off evil … Continue reading

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