26 November 2014
Friday, 14 March 2014 14:00
How many more drowning and near drowning must we read in our newspapers before adults wise up as to how easy it is for people to become a victim in water? The number of drowning-related cases is currently at 13. Only one out of the thirteen were rescued. We all know that there is no injection or medicines against drowning but what can be the solution? Is prevention and education the key to this silent killer? News on Sunday investigates.
Friday, 07 March 2014 14:00
The advance of technology has enormously improved the position of women all over the world. In the 19th century, the ways that women’s positions improved included the telephone, public transportation, and the bicycle.
Friday, 07 March 2014 14:00
Many good things have happened in Mauritius over the years, such as economic boom and empowerment of women, but so did the rise in single-mother households.
Friday, 28 February 2014 14:00
The year 2014 has not had a bright start for the people of Mauritius, with its scams, natural calamities and road accidents so far.
Friday, 21 February 2014 14:00
There are many animal abuse cases that occur globally. Unfortunately, the statistics do not get as much in terms of the culprits being put to justice.
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Friday, 14 February 2014 14:00
Like the rest of world lovers, Mauritians grow very passionate when in love. We have many customs about courtship and weddings. However, this is just the sweet side of love.
Friday, 07 February 2014 14:00
The talk of the town this week has been about the Higher School Certificate results announced on Monday. As usual, all eyes were on the newly crowned ‘laureates’ who did not only make their respective schools proud, but also their parents and teachers. Nevertheless, there were many other students who, although they did not hit ‘laureates level’ still came through with flying colours. But what’s next for them? News on Sunday investigates.
Friday, 17 January 2014 14:00
In the past, it was natural for family and friends to care for older people at home until their last days. Nowadays, elderly people are more likely to be abandoned or sent to nursing homes — an attitude that may appear insensitive, even cruel.
Thursday, 16 January 2014 11:10
Chercher sa tendre moitié à travers les sites de rencontre ou agences matrimoniales... c’est la nouvelle tendance à Maurice. Les sites en ligne se multiplient proposant des divers services. Fini le temps où les parents ou proches cherchaient le partenaire idéal pour leurs enfants. Aujourd’hui, l’Internet fait l’affaire.
Friday, 10 January 2014 14:00
The saying ‘education is free in Mauritius’ is not true in all its senses. The harsh reality is that there are still many people who struggle to get the proper education because of financial restraints.
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Electoral Promises : A baiting contest?
Ahead of the publication of their respective electoral manifestos, mainstream political parties have been announcing measures to woo the electorate…Written on Friday, 21 November 2014 14:00 in News Be the first to comment! Read 538 times Read more...
Doorita Seeruttun : An international achiever
A young lady, enthusiastic in whatever she undertakes, Doorita Seeruttun believes in this statement of Maya Angelou : “You may…Written on Friday, 21 November 2014 14:00 in People Be the first to comment! Read 414 times Read more...
Zoom on women politicians
The Alliance de l’Unité et de Modernité (Labour-MMM) intends to field eleven women candidates for the general elections. A woman,…Written on Friday, 21 November 2014 14:00 in News Be the first to comment! Read 378 times Read more...
Ameenah Gurib-Fakim : “A President is a role model”
L’Alliance Lepep has chosen Mrs Ameenah Gurib-Fakim as future President of the Republic of Mauritius after the polls of 10…Written on Friday, 21 November 2014 14:00 in News Be the first to comment! Read 353 times Read more...
Electoral Campaign – Ivan Collendavelloo : “The MMM electorate has sided massively with L’Alliance Lepep”
Ivan Collendavelloo is a well-known personality in Mauritian politics. Barrister-at-law, he ended his long adherence with the Mouvement Militant Mauricien…Written on Friday, 21 November 2014 14:00 in Interview Be the first to comment! Read 302 times Read more...
School holidays boost leisure activities
After a lengthy year of studies and hard work, students await impatiently for the summer school holidays to be able…Written on Friday, 21 November 2014 14:00 in News Be the first to comment! Read 243 times Read more...
Is the Second Republic a Three-Headed Beast?
In ancient Greek mythology, a three-headed beast named Cerberus, guards the gates of the underworld and prevents the dead from…Written on Friday, 21 November 2014 14:00 in News Be the first to comment! Read 221 times Read more...
Leisure in Mauritius : Youngster speak out
The holidays are here and youngsters are looking forward to having a fruitful and happy time. But between hanging on…Written on Friday, 21 November 2014 14:00 in News Be the first to comment! Read 213 times Read more...
Ajay Gunness : “Being acquitted has made me even stronger”
Ajay Gunness, treasurer of the MMM, is candidate for the Labour- MMM alliance in constituency No10 (Montagne Blanche/Grand River South…Written on Friday, 21 November 2014 14:00 in Interview Be the first to comment! Read 202 times Read more...