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  • TP Saran

    India and Pakistan: Peace v/s war TP Saran Following the terrorist attack by militants from Pakistan on an Indian army base near the LOC (Line of Control) in Uri, Kashmir, the Government of Mauritius has issued a communiqué which reads as follows...
  • Shakuntala Boolell

    Education dans un goulot d’étranglement Shakuntala Boolell A la veille des examens, tout est chamboulé. Les élèves protestent, les médias et les réseaux sociaux en profitent pour souligner les torts des uns et des autres. Le ministère de l...
  • Ramesh Beeharry

    PM Pravind Jugnauth -- Ramesh Beeharry “Right now the MSM is going through a trough. But when the cycle is complete, as it must, it will no doubt ride on the crest of the wave again. With the leaders of the other major parties getting greyer by ...
  • Pritilah Rosunee

    Lettre à mon papa Hommage à feu Preeaysunkur Rosunee (07.07.1928 - 19.08.2016), ancien Inspecteur des écoles primaires ...
  • Mrinal Roy

    Are the people being gazumped? Is the MSM cutting the ground from under SAJ’s feet? Without the support of a majority of L’Alliance Lepep’s MPs, the legitimately elected Prime Minister cannot govern. This would be akin to a cavalier putsch -- ...
  • Interview Yvan Martial

    Interview – Yvan Martial, Journaliste & Historien ‘Notre pays ne sait plus où il va, quelle direction il doit prendre et pour quelle raison. Nous nous contentons de changer de capitaine, lustre après lustre’ * ‘Je parie pour une a...
  • Editorial

    An Unending Mess Three police officers call at the residence of a senior adviser of the Minister of Finance early in the morning. This action is apparently prompted after the Minister of Good Governance made a statement to police many days earlier to...
  • Dr R Neerunjun Gopee

    Such loving, caring children! Dr R Neerunjun Gopee The practice of medicine is like a social barometer, giving one not only inklings but also insights into the whole spectrum of human behaviours. Just as we diagnose disease from symptoms (what the ...
  • Anil Gujadhur

    Can we avert a move towards an inextricable situation? It is not the politicians from the different parties who seem to have lost the way now. It is the voters themselves -- Anil Gujadhur When things don’t work out well for us with our long stand...
  • MT 60 yrs 23 Sep 16

    2nd Year No 68 Friday – 25th November 1955 • If we all said to people’s faces what we say behind each other’s back, society would be impossible. -- Balzac The Problem of Space in Schools We wonder if there is any other British Colo...
  • Rajiv Servansingh

    Politics, Morality and Leadership The worst case scenario for a Pravind Jugnauth prime ministership would be a rejuvenated opposition in the form of a New Labour or MMM configuration, with the present leaders at best in a new role as mentors? Rajiv...
  • U.C.

    Tit-bits Will the government get over the turmoil? -- U.C. SAJ's last press conference had become pressing. Under other circumstances, this could have awaited the PM's return from the UN mission, his pulpit delivery to world nations on this imp...
  • TP Saran

    Education: Government stands firm on SC-HSC fees decision Rules that are laid down must be adhered to, otherwise there will be chaos all the time. And this cannot be accepted -- TP Saran It has been reiterated by no less than the Prime Minister h...
  • Somduth Soborun

    AGOA - The Way Forward Somduth Soborun The African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) is widely acknowledged as an important milestone in the growing trade and investment relations between the sub-Saharan African, AGOA eligible countries and the Unit...
  • Satyendra Peerthum

    Remembering the history of the Chagossians The Story of the Settlement of Diego Garcia and the Chagos Archipelago -- Satyendra Peerthum, Historian and Writer The present controversial and heated debate surrounding the claims of the Republic of Ma...
  • Ramesh Beeharry

    Guru Purnima Lessons of Life from the Gurus Ramesh Beeharry There was a full moon on Tuesday 19-Jul-2016. Nothing special about a full moon as it occurs routinely every month, except this one marked the very special festival of Guru Purnima. ...
  • Rajiv Servansingh

    Political Leadership Time For Change: For The Better? -- Rajiv Servansingh The recent press conference of the Prime Minister on the eve of his departure definitely marks a turning point in the life of this government which came to power nearly two...
  • Nita Chicooree-Mercier

    Pour le meilleur… et pour le pire -- Nita Chicooree-Mercier Through thick and thin. Pour le meilleur et pour le pire. Okay, this has traditionally been upheld as a most valued ideal in a husband-wife relationship, which helps couples face variou...
  • Mrinal Roy

    Damn Politics Democratic rules are being undermined by endless politicking and gambits by politicians to hold on to or wrest power by any means and in some cases by stamping the opposition. In all cases the collateral damage is borne essentially by t...
  • Mohun Aujayeb

    The Invasion of a Microbe -- Mohun Aujayeb This week we are slaughtering chickens at poultry farms. These birds are apparently infected with a microbe called Salmonella and are suffering from salmonellosis. The infection can be transmitted to other ...