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Pamplemousses is the oldest village in the island replete with memories and relics of the past. It is also sprawling and keeps on expanding in all directions so much so that sooner or later it will spread over a quarter of the district of Pamplemousses.
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Friday, 17 August 2012 12:50 Written by Mumtaz Soogund
With Eid round the corner, many girls, irrespective of whether they celebrate this festival or not, are getting very excited for their Eid arrangements, especially for the Mehendi part. Eid is almost considered incomplete without Mehendi. The reason is not hard to find.
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Beau Plan is a sugar estate not far from either SSR National Hospital or Pamplemousses Botanical garden. It is situated just beyond the round about, the meeting place of roads from Port Louis passing through Bois Marchand cemetery, Calebasses and Maharishi Dayanand Polytechnic, from Pamplemousses , Mapou and the one plunging into the sugar estate and leading directly to L’Aventure du Sucre which in itself is an epitome highlighting the main sections in a sugar factory and the different stages involved in the making of sugar.
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If you are a fan of Apple devices you might be interested in these new iCufflinks designed and created by Adafruit which have a subtle pulsating LED positioned behind their ‘on’ button symbols.
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The Champ de Mars is a hippodrome dating back to 25 June 1812 when the first horse racing took place in Mauritius. Historians say that the French colonists were very unhappy as a result of the capture of the island by the British.
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Friday, 03 August 2012 12:26 Written by Premita Leelachand
The opening of the ICT Training Academy has been postponed and will now open in September. It will be located at Cyber Tower in Ebène and will cater to the needs of the ICT/BPO sector as regards availability and competency of human resources.
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Friday, 27 July 2012 13:53 Written by Jwala Kallee
Powder Mill is situated not far from Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam National Hospital. It is covered with a vast forest extending over an area of more than two hundred acres.
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It’s the end of the monopoly on 3G and 4G keys on the Mauritian market. These keys are now being commercialised by an enterprise specialised in ICT products and are available at competitive prices. Moreover, these keys are compatible with all the network operators in the country and are Wi Fi enabled.
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Sprint has decided to introduce a white-coloured version of the HTC EVO 4G LTE. It is available since Sunday and can be picked up as an exclusive in all Sprint-owned sales channels, ranging from websites to telesales channels for $199.99 a pop.
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Morcellement St André is a long village in the North in the district of Pamplemousses. It has a population of around five thousand inhabitants mostly of Indian origin, Hindus and Moslems.
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There are two Medines in Mauritius, one is known as Medine Bambous situated in the west and the other Medine, Camp de Masque in the East, in the district of Flacq. The latter is the largest of a group of villages that formed one block including Camp de Masque, Mont Ida and Bel Etang.
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Come on gamers! Here’s the time to show your skills. Join the Game Tech Zone 2012 at Trianon Shopping Centre on July 13, 14 and 15. Participation is free so you just have to turn up and take the challenge of who is the best gamer. The arena is open from 10h to 21h30.
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