This is how Gurkha soldiers train during social distancing

This is how Gurkha soldiers are continuing to train during the COVID-19 pandemic. Now the army is preparing to ease lockdown measures in order to continue training soldiers while preventing the spread of the new coronavirus. Deborah Haynes reports. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews Like us … Read more This is how Gurkha soldiers train during social distancing

Nepal’s Mighty Gurkhas | 101 East

Every year, thousands of young Nepalese men endure gruelling physical training, punishing runs and relentless scrutiny for what they see as a chance of a lifetime – the opportunity to become a Gurkha soldier in the British Army. Only 432 will make it. For boys from remote mountain villages, it can be a pathway out … Read more Nepal’s Mighty Gurkhas | 101 East

A first look inside London’s new NHS Nightingale hospital for coronavirus patients

First look: London’s new NHS Nightingale hospital The UK’s Telegraph published this video “first look” inside London’s new NHS Nightingale hospital, which is a temporary hospital setup inside the ExCeL conference centre, in order to cope with a surge in Covid-19 patients expected in Britain’s capital. Britain’s first NHS Nightingale Hospital, the first of several … Read more A first look inside London’s new NHS Nightingale hospital for coronavirus patients

The PR of Plight: Competing Protests at UK Parliament

On Wednesday 29th April in Parliament Square, around 2000 people congregated to protest over the plight of Tamils in Sri Lanka. They held a myriad of placards and chanted loudly as riot vans circled the crowd. Subramanyam Parameswaran, on hunger strike for 25 days now, was prominently featured in the literature being handed out to … Read more The PR of Plight: Competing Protests at UK Parliament