01 September 2014
Friday, 23 August 2013 08:00 Written by Mumtaz Soogund
Art serves as yet another reminder that painting, in the right hands, is far from dead. Nishal’s paintings bear the precise strokes of a passionate with a daring, assertive aesthetic that wrenches beauty out of wretchedness and identity out of numerousness.
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“Responsibility finds a way and irresponsibility makes excuses.” This is the motto of 24-year old Varun Nunkoo. Whilst guys of his age are still thinking and working on a career opportunity, this zealous young man has started to achieve credible success in the graphic and photographic world. His aim is to improvise in this domain putting forward his unique contribution and creative ideas. Sky is the limit for this young man.
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Friday, 16 August 2013 08:00 Written by Jameela Jaddoo
Though far away from her country of origin, she feels at home in our little tropical island. Minka Mohadeb, from Kerala, India, has been living in Mauritius for the past sixteen years. A mother of two daughters, she dedicates her spare time to social work.
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Friday, 16 August 2013 08:00
Amita Shaw : “IGCIC caters for every single person residing in Mauritius, irrespective of their country of origin”Written by Indradev Curpen
The Indira Gandhi Centre for Indian Culture (IGCIC), one of the largest centres of ICCR,was inaugurated in March 2000. It has emerged as an important venue for promotion of cultural activities in Mauritius. The IGCIC runs classes in disciplines of Hindustani music, Kathak, Tabla and Yoga for Mauritian students. The Director of the Centre is currently Amita Shaw. She gives details on the role and the activities of the IGCIC.
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Art in its every significant form expresses feelings and emotions. Whether inborn or learnt, it is a talent that is not gifted to everyone. Each artist develops his own techniques and style. Self-made artist Zahreen Ramjaun lives her passion daily.
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If there’s one thing you can sense in Anand, it is his passion and drive and he has got it down pat—the groove, the beat, the rhythm, the sashays and ground sweeps that enthrall an audience. He is an artist with a focus and a message; that the little voice in your head and feeling in your gut is your passion, and it is important to follow it. Here is Anand in his own words.
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Friday, 02 August 2013 09:00 Written by News On Sunday
“It is never too late to reach your goals and fulfill your dreams,” believes our speedminton champion Sharmila Goorye Caugant. By profession, our ever cheerful lady aged 40 is a police officer but she still finds time for her passion.
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Friday, 02 August 2013 08:00 Written by Mumtaz Soogund
Sarcastic, confident and creatively explosive could be one of many words to describe Yasin Denmamode, a self-taught designer and co-owner of Boy Groove (A concept store).
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Friday, 26 July 2013 09:30 Written by Jameela Jaddoo
A woman with a passion for travel and working abroad, she has lived lifetime experiences through her foreign assignments. From South Africa to India, she has now come all the way to Mauritius to contribute to an exciting project.
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What does it feel like to be Miss Facebook Mauritius 2013? News on Sunday goes straight to the source for an exclusive peek into the world of Varsha Goburdhun.
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Friday, 19 July 2013 08:00 Written by Jameela Jaddoo
You may have never heard of it before but it is a worldwide practice. Alternative therapy is a way to heal and treat people that differs from standard medical practice (western modern medicine).
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Friday, 12 July 2013 08:00 Written by Jameela Jaddoo
She kindles a smile on their faces, joy and light in their lives and hopes for the future. Woman with a golden heart, Mrs Varsha Taukoora works with love and devotion for disabled people.
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