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Nepal Celebrations Mark 200 Years of Gurkha Service to Crown

Celebrations have begun in Nepal marking 200 years of Gurkha service to the Crown.

Celebrations have begun in Nepal marking 200 years of Gurkha service to the Crown.  
 
More than 1,000 guests from around the world were in Kathmandu for a special gathering of the Brigade of Gurkhas.  
 
A military tattoo had to be cancelled due to bad weather, but that didn't stop huge numbers gathering to commemorate the anniversary.