27 May 2015
Friday, 15 August 2014 14:00 Written by Indradev Curpen
Following the imbroglio created by the communiqué of the Prime Minister’s Office on the Chagos issue, Fernand Mandarin, President of the ‘Comité Social Chagossien’ called our office to express his complete distress on the current situation. News on Sunday asked him about the reasons thereof.
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Dressed in his white striped shirt and black pants, Riyaad, 33, will take you up in the air. Currently living in South Africa, he is a passionate young man who wants to live his life to the full and fulfill his dreams. News On Sunday meets this young Mauritian pilot.
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Wednesday, 13 August 2014 14:00 Written by Wintyche Fanfan
Laborieuse, courageuse et persévérante, Stéphanie Moussa s’est vue dans l’obligation d’exercer le métier d’apprentie-maçon pour pouvoir joindre les deux bouts. Le travail ne lui fait pas peur. Pour cette épouse et mère de quatre enfants, aider son époux à subvenir au mieux aux besoins de leur famille demeure sa priorité.
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Friday, 08 August 2014 14:00 Written by Sunil Gopal
Artee Beegoo-Madhun is a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) and a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (FCCA).
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Friday, 01 August 2014 14:00 Written by Premita Leelachand
Her ambitions were sky high when she was still very young but little did she know that one day her dreams would turn into reality. Shanen Ganapathee, 20, will soon commence her second year as an undergraduate student at Duke University in the States. As of now, she is making her parents proud and her feats will surely make her country, Mauritius, proud of her in the future.
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“Always aim for the moon; even if you miss, you’ll land among the stars,” are the beliefs of the 25-year old Ashesh who is a well known figure in the field of drama. It is said that some are born leaders but Ashesh is a born actor. An ex-student of the Mahatma Gandhi Institute, Moka, he has acted in different plays and has won several awards so far. His dream is to bring new blood to the field of, and having theatre artists breaking into the world of cinema.
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Friday, 18 July 2014 14:00 Written by Premita Leelachand
Teaching is not a job, it’s a vocation. Educator in Chemistry, Roshnee Rajkomar deems that her task is not limited to passive teaching. She has introduced new teaching methods in class to have more interactive sessions with her students. Her firm belief in the young and their potential led her to mentor a group of Mauritian students for several weeks in the United States.
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Friday, 18 July 2014 14:00 Written by News On Sunday
Ignored in his very own country, Dr Jayshan Keejoo is at the top of his profession in the world’s most powerful country, the United States of America. From a simple hotel officer, he is today an associate professor in Law and Strategic Project Management Science in New York today.
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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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