01 March 2015
Being an ardent lover of the sea, corals and the environment, Nadeem Nazurally, a young marine scientist embodies the change he wants to see in the world. He is a professional marine scientist working on different research programmes in active conservation, restoration, reef building and preservation of marine species.
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He is young, dynamic and adventurous. Dinesh Puttee accepted the challenge to trek to Gokyori, a 5,360m peak in Nepal, for charity purposes. He decided to share his mesmerising experience of an amazing journey for a worthwhile reason with the readers of New on Sunday.
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She is a strong advocate of promoting literacy among children and has been writing books that have won her international recognition, (both in Mauritius and in Europe). Priya Rughooputh-Hein is a woman who has taken the challenge to make children love reading in this fast technological era.
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Friday, 27 June 2014 14:08 Written by News On Sunday
Mona is the wife of the political analyst Dr Kirk Meighoo. Settled in Trinidad, Mona lets us discover her Trinidadian life while keeping her Mauritian values at every step of life.
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Friday, 27 June 2014 14:01 Written by News On Sunday
Driven by ambition, the 28-year old Chetanandsingh Shibloll, also known as Ashish, is the brain behind the Youth In Networking (YIN) project.
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Saturday, 21 June 2014 12:00 Written by Mario Boutia
Pour Jean-Noël Sandian, la misère n’est pas une fatalité. Son destin, on le façonne par la force de ses bras et son intelligence. Forgé dans la misère, il s’est battu pour se faire une place au soleil. Aujourd’hui, il se dévoue corps et âme pour l’éradication de la pauvreté et la défense des droits des travailleurs.
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Friday, 20 June 2014 14:00 Written by Shaffick Hamuth
A true social worker, Pritish Yash Ramchurn as a young professional, has deeply cultivated the habit to serve in whatever capacity he can. Yash has been working diligently towards solving community issues affecting the socio-economic life of citizens of his area. Known for his innovative ventures and his leadership skills, our fighter aspires to achieve further than his potential.
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For the 3rd consecutive year, Mauritius is sponsoring Miss England pageant competition, a national event in the UK which will showcase the Mauritian destination again.
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“Coming together is the Beginning, Keeping together is the Progress, Working together is the Success”. This is the belief of the passionate and daring president of JCI City Plus. Asha Auckloo has been selected to lead the organisation for a year and she is all charged up.
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Friday, 13 June 2014 14:00 Written by News On Sunday
Russian by origin and Mauritian by heart. Born and bred in a family of Information Technology specialists, Natasha diverted from family traditions and chose the field of marketing. Honesty and sincerity are some of the qualities that define her personality.
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Music is her passion and deejaying is her way to share it with others. Nina Hills, 30, is one of the first and few female DJs of the country. Between being a professional in marketing during weekdays and a residential DJ at Shotz in Flic en Flac during weekends, she admits that life is not always easy. But then, being able to blend work and enjoyment is what makes her life interesting.
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It has been one year since former Assistant Commissioner of Police Mr Lachund Heeramun left us on 24 May 2013. Lachund was born on 1st February 1944, at L’Escalier in the District of Grand Port. As an orphan, he did not get any parental support, advice and guidance, and as such had a painful adolescence.
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