30 May 2015
22-year old Dooleshwar Tokhai is a dynamic and multi-talented artist. He epitomizes hard work and patience. At a younger age, he developed an artistic endeavour. He shares his story with us.
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I say this all the time, but we really do live in such strange times. Times where we have become desensitised to having almost naked women, sex and the YOLO lifestyle thrust repeatedly in our faces; yet, simultaneously times where not much has changed since generations, for example, where having your period was something to be ashamed of, hidden away and not to be spoken of.
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Friday, 10 April 2015 14:00 Written by Wintyche Fanfan
Aged 23, Haashim Duchoo, Director of ActiVision Distributors Ltd, has always dreamt since his early childhood to be his own boss and take challenges as an entrepreneur. Being driven by the ambition to be self-employed, he started to import a new energy drink named ‘9mm Caliber’ which is now on sale on the Mauritian market.
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Friday, 03 April 2015 14:00 Written by Wintyche Fanfan
Having been brought up in a family of business persons and entrepreneurs, Pravind Boodhun, Director of Kubera Technology Ltd, has inborn entrepreneur skills and aspirations which developed to full capacity as he grew up. Aged 34, this entrepreneur makes us discover his career path which lead him to open a company that sells IT products and provide repairs and maintenance services.
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Friday, 03 April 2015 14:00 Written by News On Sunday
This week, News on Sunday meets Mr Shams Jhugroo, Lecturer at the Mauritius Institute of Education in the department of Developmental Psychology, Children and Adolescence Psychology. He discusses the importance of moral values in our educational system.
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This week I return to England – or the homeland, as I like to call it. It is a feeling so very bittersweet, excitement and yet with a heavy-heart. On the one hand, I will be reunited with all of my family, especially my mum, who I haven’t seen in the last five months; on the other hand, I’m leaving behind glorious sunny days, mounds and mounds of natural beauty and Arc-en-Ciel ice-cream (haha!)
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Friday, 27 March 2015 14:07 Written by Shaffick Hamuth
Shyama Ramsamy, a Mauritian studying in India, has launched her book on poetry on Saturday 21 March 2015 in Mumbai, India.
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Friday, 27 March 2015 12:52 Written by News On Sunday
Anishah Aujayeb has been chosen to be part of a two-day roundtable organised by Amnesty International on ‘The State of Africa’s Youth in the Age of Africa Rising’ in South Africa. She highlights some main events of her life to the young readers of News On Sunday.
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Friday, 20 March 2015 09:59
The charming Russian model Ekaterina Kondrashina: “Modelling has played a great role in making me what I am” FeaturedWritten by News On Sunday
Born in a large family in the small Russian city of Azov, Ekaterina Kondrashina is now a dance teacher and also model at the Secret Models agency in Mauritius. She narrates her success story to News on Sunday.
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Friday, 20 March 2015 09:27 Written by News On Sunday
Kevin Keenoo, 26, a young writer, completed his secondary schooling at the Royal College of Port-Louis and pursued his studies at the University of Mauritius where he got his degree in Management and a Master’s in Human Resources.
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Friday, 13 March 2015 13:28 Written by Wintyche Fanfan
Jessyca Joyekurun, 29, launched her business in December 2012 and is participating in the Connect Camp which will be conducted by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA). Her determination, perfectionist nature and never back down attitude are the keys to her success.
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