28 August 2015
Friday, 29 May 2015 14:00 Written by News On Sunday
“We have to work together, public officers, consultants, contractors and stakeholders, as a team, to provide decent and good quality houses to vulnerable groups, and we must exercise due professional care in fulfilling our respective responsibilities.”
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Friday, 13 March 2015 11:57 Written by Indradev Curpen
The National Assembly met on Tuesday 10 March with Honourable Speaker, Madam Santibai Hanoomanjee in the Chair. On the Order paper were a Private Notice Question of the Leader of the Opposition on the Police, Questions to the Prime Minister and to Ministers and the resumption of debates on the Government Programme.
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Friday, 15 August 2014 14:00 Written by News On Sunday
English educator Brinda Hurnauth has been selected for the prestigious Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program, a one-year exchange program funded by the U.S. Department of State. She departed for the U.S. during the week to attend Pennsylvania State University where her field of study will be “Teaching English as a Foreign Language”.
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Friday, 18 April 2014 13:50 Written by Indradev Curpen
Dead bodies, ethics, politics and legal mishaps made a strange mix during Tuesday’s parliamentary session, all said and done in a cool atmosphere, surely because the subject on the agenda of the Private Notice Question of the Leader of the Opposition was more a matter of respect rather than that of marking points to gain political mileage.
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Friday, 11 April 2014 11:28 Written by News On Sunday
The Second Session of the Fifth National Assembly was held on Tuesday 8 April 2014 with Honourable Speaker, Razack Peeroo in the Chair.
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Friday, 29 November 2013 14:02 Written by Indradev Curpen
This week session of the National Assembly was marked by the partial absence of the MMM/MSM Opposition. In fact members of both parties were absent during the speeches of Dr Beebeejaun, Deputy prime minister and Dr Navin Ramgoolam, Prime Minister, but came back when the Minister of Finance was summing up debates on the Approriation Bill.
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Friday, 15 November 2013 09:00 Written by Indradev Curpen
The National Assembly met on Tuesday 12 November at 11.30hrs with Honourable Speaker Razack Peeroo in the chair. The Order paper included the Private Notice Question of the Leader of the Opposition, Questions to the Prime Minister, the third reading of the Supplementary Appropriation (2012) Bill and resumption of debates on the Appropriation (2014) Bill.
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Parliament ended its summer session on Wednesday 24 July after the speeches of ten members on the Criminal Appeal (Amendment) Bill which was voted late at night.
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Friday, 19 July 2013 07:00 Written by Indradev Curpen
The National Assembly met on Tuesday 16 July with Honourable Razack Peeroo in the chair. The Order Paper included a Private Notice Question from the Leader of the Opposition, Questions to the Prime Minister, Questions to Ministers and two Bills- the Immigration(Amendment) Bill for a first reading and the Criminal Appeal (Amendment) Bill for a second reading.
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Friday, 12 July 2013 08:00 Written by Indradev Curpen
The National Assembly met on Tuesday with Honourable Speaker, Razack Peeroo, in the chair. The Order Paper included the Private Notice Question of the Leader of the Opposition, Questions to Ministers and One Bill- The National Identity Card (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill.
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The National Assembly met in session on Tuesday 25 June with the Honourable Speaker, Razack Peeroo, in the chair. On the agenda were the PNQ of the Leader of the Opposition, Questions put to the Prime Minister, to Ministers, and three Bills - The Animal Welfare Bill, the Human Tissue(Removal, Preservation and Transplant) (Amendment) Bill and the conclusion of debates on the Sugar Industry Efficiency (Amendment) Bill.
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