21 April 2014
If you are among those who love night-time reading but want to avoid burning the lamp all night and be trendy, then go for the Book Lamp. It’s very now. It’s very then. Enjoy your late-night reading without disturbing others or straining your eyes.
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Gokoola is a fairly large village in the district of Riviere du Rempart in the north of the island. As its name implies it is named after Gokul, a village in Uttar Pradesh (UP) in India, from where the many Indian immigrants hailed and spread to sites close to Phooliyar. They chose that site, settled there and named it Gokul, hence Gokoola.
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Friday, 21 September 2012 15:54 Written by Mumtaz Soogund
Recap: We are in the tropical reaches of Le St Aubin in its lavish colonial estate, nestled in a small village of the south. After visiting the sugar factory in last Friday’s edition of News on Sunday, this week we provide you a guided tour into the anthurium and vanilla plantation (of about 3 hectares) of the estate.
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Friday, 14 September 2012 13:40 Written by Jwala Kallee
Barlow is a small cosy village situated in the district of Rivière du Rempart in the north-east of Mauritius. It is inhabited mainly by the descendants of Indian indentured labourers who came in or around 1837 and were directed to Phoolyar about two kilometres from Antoinette.
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A new company Data Communications Ltd (DCL) has requested a licence from the Information and Communication Technologies Authority (ICTA) to become a Network Service Provider. It has announced the commercial launch of its 4G network Alice (Activate a Life of Innovation, Communication and Entertainment) for October 2012.
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Monday, 10 September 2012 12:14 Written by Jwala Kallee
Discovering the north is a rich and rewarding experience. Many great writers and chroniclers all over the world have enriched their knowledge and experience by visiting rural areas and recording their feelings and emotions in their novels and diaries. Each and every village conceals in its bosom snatches of history be it social, economic, political and even touristic that is now contributing a lot to the economy of the island.
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Razer™, the world leader in high-performance gaming hardware, unveiled the next generation of the world’s first true gaming laptop, the Razer Blade, last Friday. The Razer Blade raised the bar on portable gaming laptops, pushing performance limits without compromising on its ultra-thin form factor.
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Friday, 24 August 2012 15:01 Written by Premita Leelachand
The mobile numbering system will move on from 7 digits to 8 digits as from September 1, 2013. The announcement was made by the Minister of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Tassarajen Pillay Chedumbrum to Radio Plus on Tuesday.
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