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Friday, 10 August 2012 14:24 Written by Indradev Curpen
One of the most significant events in Mauritian Politics in the year 2012 remains until now the formation of the Triumvirate by Luchmeeparsad Ramsahok, Cehl Meeah and Eliézer François.
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Friday, 03 August 2012 13:01 Written by Indradev Curpen
The last sitting of the second part of the second session of the Fifth National Assembly was adjourned on Friday 27 July for Tuesday 23 October 2012.House members went on winter holidays after attending 17 sittings.
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Friday, 27 July 2012 13:58 Written by Indradev Curpen
The National Assembly voted on Friday 20 July Rajkeswur Purryag, the then Speaker as President of the Republic of Mauritius. The motion was presented by the Prime Minister, Dr Navin Ramgoolam and seconded by Dr Rashid Beebeejaun.
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Friday, 20 July 2012 15:05
Statement of Hon Arvin Boolell, Foreign Affairs Minister, in the National Assembly last week on his recent visit to India FeaturedWritten by News On Sunday
Mr Speaker, Sir, I wish to inform the House that I visited India from 04 to 07 July 2012 with a view to following up on the State visit of the hon. Prime Minister, Dr. Navinchandra Ramgoolam to India in February of this year.
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Friday, 20 July 2012 14:51 Written by Indradev Curpen
Government has set up a two-pronged strategy to minimise the damage caused to the global image of Mauritius in the murder case of Michaela Harte.
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Friday, 13 July 2012 16:09 Written by Indradev Curpen
It is nearly two months now that debates are on at the National Assembly on the issue of rosewood smuggling out of Madagascar.
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Friday, 06 July 2012 15:22 Written by Indradev Curpen
On 30 May 2012 a Woman Police Constable accompanied by a man called at the Central Prison of Beau Bassin to visit a detainee.
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The Boskalis Affair comes back in the limelight through the PNQ of the Leader of the Opposition Paul Bérenger, addressed to the Prime Minister Dr Navin Ramgoolam. In the meantime, a few suspects have been arrested and interrogated.
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Friday, 22 June 2012 14:27 Written by Indradev Curpen
This week’s Private Notice Question of the Leader of the Opposition was on the project for the construction of a Liquefied Petroleum Gas Terminal in Port Louis. Paul Bérenger repeatedly mentioned ‘Gifts’ offered to foreigners involved in the project whereas the
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Dr Navin Ramgoolam spent last week in London to sign a memorandum of understanding with David Cameron on bringing captured Somali pirates to Mauritius for trial.
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Abortion, contraception and arson were the main contents of the menu. Added to these were private television, the MBC, safety in our lagoons and road construction.
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Paul Bérenger proceeded with his usual smacking operation with his PNQ at the National Assembly on smuggled rosewood from Madagascar lasting for more than 30 minutes.
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