Ex soldier Bale Baleiwai sends his medals to Prince Charles after deportation fight leaves family facing financial ruin

Former soldier sends his medals to Prince Charles after fight to stay in the UK leaves his family facing financial ruinBale Baleiwai served in the Army for 12 yearsThe Fijian was refused UK citizenship after he quit the ForcesHis family face ruin after a successful six month fight to stay in the UKHe has returned four medals to the Prince of Wales in disgust By Steve Nolan PUBLISHED: 09:07 GMT, 24 January 2013 | UPDATED: 20:43 GMT, 24 January 2013 A Fijian soldier who spent 13 years in the Army has sent his four medals to the Prince of Wales after a fight against deportation from the UK left him facing bankruptcy. Bale Baleiwai, 32, sent the medals to Prince Charles with a letter saying that they had lost their meaning because of the treatment received by him and his British wife and children.

Afghanistan: British soldier shot dead in "insider attack by rogue member of Afghan army" in Helmand

British soldier shot dead in 'insider attack by rogue member of Afghan army'Dead man was from the 28 Engineer Regiment and shot in Helmand Six other Britons also wounded in the incident yesterday 439 UK service people killed in country since 2001Last six deaths have all been in 'green on blue' attacks 54 international troops have been murdered by Afghan police or army By Martin Robinson PUBLISHED: 07:18 GMT, 8 January 2013 | UPDATED: 12:54 GMT, 8 January 2013 Killing: The British soldier was shot dead by a suspected Afghan army member at the small Patrol Base Hazrat (pictured) in Helmand yesterday A British soldier has been killed in yet another 'insider attack' in the war-torn country. The killer, a suspected rogue member of the Afghan National Army, first opened fire on his colleagues, before turning his weapon on UK soldiers in the small Patrol Base Hazrat in the Nahr-e Saraj district of Helmand Province yesterday

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge get their first orderly (and he"ll even organise William"s wardrobe)

Behind the wheel, Kate's Man Friday: Duke and Duchess of Cambridge get their first orderly (and he'll even organise William's wardrobe) New recruit is a young Fijian-born corporal from the Parachute Regiment Couple may hire more help when their first baby is born later this year ” class=”blkBorder” /> The new employee is also responsible for the wardrobe of Prince William, pictured left with his wife Catherine in Ottawa in July 2011, and pictured right on their Diamond Jubilee tour of the Far East in 2012 The couple, pictured outside King Edward VII's Hospital where the Duchess of Cambridge was admitted with severe morning sickness, have resisted hiring servants but that may change when their first baby is born

Behind the wheel, Kate"s Man Friday: Duke and Duchess of Cambridge get their first orderly (and he"ll even organise William"s wardrobe)

Behind the wheel, Kate's Man Friday: Duke and Duchess of Cambridge get their first orderly (and he'll even organise William's wardrobe) New recruit is a young Fijian-born corporal from the Parachute Regiment Couple may hire more help when their first baby is born later this year ” class=”blkBorder” /> The new employee is also responsible for the wardrobe of Prince William, pictured left with his wife Catherine in Ottawa in July 2011, and pictured right on their Diamond Jubilee tour of the Far East in 2012 The couple, pictured outside King Edward VII's Hospital where the Duchess of Cambridge was admitted with severe morning sickness, have resisted hiring servants but that may change when their first baby is born

Summer North: Cleveland schoolgirl has her Christmas wish granted when she is reunited with her father

Santa strikes early: Schoolgirl, 4, visiting grotto sees her wish come true as returning soldier father miraculously appears All Summer North wanted for Christmas was to see her soldier father Corporal Darren North, 27, surprised her as she visited Santa's grotto | UPDATED: 19:23 GMT, 17 December 2012 A schoolgirl who wished for her soldier father to come home for Christmas saw her dream come true when he surprised her at Santa's grotto. Summer North, four, told Father Christmas she missed her father Darren, who has been serving with the 2 Yorkshire Regiment in Cyprus since October. Santa then asked her 'Who is this' and Corporal North, 27, walked into the grotto to the astonishment of his elder daughter, who flew into his arms.

Private Matthew Thornton died after being blown 30ft up a tree after being lured to sight of Taliban bomb

Army private died after being blown 30ft up a tree after being lured to site of Taliban bombPrivate Matthew Thornton stepped on an improvised explosive device Regiment had come under fire from grenades and small armsDescribed as 'a cracking soldier who gave 100 per cent' | UPDATED: 09:20 GMT, 15 December 2012 The body of a Territorial Army soldier was found 30ft up a tree after his was patrol lured towards a hidden bomb, an inquest heard. Private Matthew Thornton, 28, was five weeks into a tour of duty in Helmand when he was killed by the huge blast.

SAS hero Sgt Danny Nightingale wins fight to be at home but now he wants return to frontline

SAS hero wins fight to be at home with family but now he wants return to frontline Sergeant Danny Nightingale was jailed for 18 months for illegally possessing a pistol and ammunitionAppeal Court reduced sentence to 12 months suspended – allowing him to return homeSoldier could be deployed to Helmand if he rejoins Duke of Lancashire's Regiment | UPDATED: 08:53 GMT, 3 December 2012 SAS sniper Sergeant Danny Nightingale could be back on the Afghan frontline within months. He is determined to return to the Special Forces regiment after winning a legal battle last week.

Private Daniel Wade: Young mother wins DNA legal battle to prove her soldier finacee fathered their daughter

Young mother wins DNA legal battle to prove her soldier fianc fathered their daughter before he was killed in Afghanistan | UPDATED: 01:39 GMT, 27 November 2012 A young mother has won her fight to prove her fiance fathered their daughter before he was killed in Afghanistan.