Preparing for the worst – throwlines in Nepal
Every year in Nepal over 200 people drown in flood water caused by monsoon rain. This happens every year between…
The Gurkha regiments explained
Our simplified guide to the Brigade of Gurkha’s complex regimental system.
Captain Bhagtasing Pun 1917 – 2018
Captain Bhagtasing Pun passed away this month in Pokhara, Nepal, aged 101 Bhagtasing enlisted into the Brigade of Gurkhas in…
5 ways Nepal’s monsoon season affects our work
Nepal’s monsoon season occurs from June to September every year. We do whatever we can to make sure the Gurkha veterans and widows we care for are safe.
The Bassa (King) who loves to sing
Meet Gurkha veteran Rifleman Sancha Bahadur Tamang. He’s 97 years old. He served for the British Army during World War Two.
World War True: The story of Captain Bhaktasing Pun MM
Last week, The History Channel released a video about the Gurkhas as part of their World War True series. As…
Gurkha hero Gayam Gurung
When we visited Gayam Gurung, he spoke with pride of his time as a Gurkha in the British Army. “I…
World War Two veteran battles the Nepal floods
World War Two veteran Rifleman Manbahadur Limbus home has been damaged by the recent severe flooding in Nepal.
Major floods hit Nepal
The homeland of our Gurkha pensioners is currently facing its worst rains in 15 years. Read on for our latest update from the field.
Living with disability: a Gurkha hero’s daughter
Life in Nepal can be hard at the best of times. For those who suffer from a disability, it can be an almost impossible experience.