01 August 2014
Friday, 16 May 2014 14:00
Benjamin Moutou, former Registrar of Co-operatives and Secretary for co-operative development, was appointed Commissioner of the Truth and Justice Commission. He is also a Researcher in historical events which took place in Mauritius since the French colonization. News on Sunday called upon him to explain to our readers the reasons behind the appropriation of land in Mauritius and why some people are still complaining of having been misappropriated of their land property.
Friday, 16 May 2014 14:00
Tourism ministers and members of Vanilla Islands met on Wednesday at Antananarivo following the International Tourism Fair, an event on the calendar of the highlights of the group.
Friday, 09 May 2014 14:00
Saturday 3 May was World Press Freedom Day. On that occasion, the African Media Initiative (AMI) held a two-day workshop at La Pirogue Hotel for media proprietors and managers of the islands of the South West of the Indian Ocean region. The theme of the workshop was ‘Ethics, Good Governance and Professionalism in Media,’ and it aimed at creating a global reference for the media people concerning their decision at promoting leadership in ethics and good governance.
Friday, 25 April 2014 14:00
Dr Chandan Jankee is a keen observer of our political maneuvers since Independence. From his university chair where he is an associate professor, very often he sees himself torn between two allegiances- to keep with his most attaching profession and the need to get into the political arena and fight current misdeeds and set in place a just society where equality and justice prevail.
Friday, 18 April 2014 13:50
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.
Friday, 18 April 2014 13:04
Armoogum Parsooramen has been minister of Education in the Mauritian government for thirteen years before he left to serve as an expert in higher education at the World Bank for two years and director at UNESCO for 12 years in Africa and Asia and finally as secretary of the Board of this UN organisation for education in Paris.
Friday, 11 April 2014 10:55
Rao Ramah is at the head of the MNIS- the Mauritius National Identity Scheme, set up by government for the conversion of the national ID card into a new one with the help of the Singapore authorities.
Friday, 11 April 2014 10:35
India is all taken in the heat of general elections as from Monday 7 April for the making of the16th Lok Sabha, the Indian parliament.
Friday, 04 April 2014 14:00
The Minister of Industry, Commerce and Consumer Protection, Cader Sayed Hossen, is currently facing the hard challenges of encouraging pollution-free industries, diversifying the market strategy of the manufacturing sector and the drafting of a new legislation for the protection of consumers. News on Sunday met him to discuss these issues and to share with our readers the progress reached in each of these sectors.