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27th September 2021

A lifeline for Gurkhas living with a disability

Supporting the disabled children of Gurkha veterans Life in Nepal can be challenging, especially for those with disabilities. The Gurkha…

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6th September 2021

Celebrating Dashain Festival with a special treat

In October many of our Gurkha veterans, staff and their families celebrate the Hindu Festival of Dashain. Dashain is the most…

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19th August 2021

May you not trip when you walk – a widow’s story

Widow Deukumari Chhetri lives in Tanchowk village in the remote Annapurna region of Nepal. At the age of 95 she…

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12th August 2021

Read our latest Samachara newsletter

Catch up on our latest Samachara newsletter, out now! Read the inspiring story of 100-year old Indra and how grateful…

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21st June 2021

Looking after the family of a war hero

Dewaki Gurung, widow of the late Gurkha Sgt Dalbahadur Gurung, lives in a village just under 30km from our nearest…

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24th May 2021

A huge boost to our COVID-19 response in Nepal

    With the continuing outbreak of India’s COVID-19 strain across South East Asia, Nepal has been overwhelmed with a…

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17th May 2021

Read our latest Samachara newsletter

Catch up on our latest Samachara newsletter out today and help us celebrate our Vice Patron Joanna Lumley OBE’s birthday!…

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27th April 2021

April 2021: Our month in pictures

Bringing aid to the homes of Gurkha veterans and widows Throughout April, our Pensioner Support Teams travelled across Nepal visiting…

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28th March 2021

Everyone deserves a safe place to live

Your support has helped us build over 1,500 new homes for Gurkha veterans and widows since the major earthquake in…

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24th February 2021

Homes for the bravest of the brave: what your donations look like

For our Gurkha veterans and their widows, home is becoming ever more important in their later years. You may have…

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