Dev Virahsawmy

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tribune Société

Whether we like it or not, human beings have always needed myths and will always need them. What is a myth? It may be “a traditional story, especiall

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Did you hear that? Shocking! A prison inmate, tortured? A prison inmate, murdered? Ki pe ariv nou douniya? (What the hell is going on?) Bring me my l

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It seems to me that the COVID-19 crisis has faced politicians everywhere with an existential crisis - they actually have to govern… Most of them are

Mauritius, as well as the planet, is under siege. The government of the day, whether we like it or not, has taken a set of bold and appropriate decis

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In the natural world, most creatures are ruled by the powers of nature. Their lives are determined by natural forces and are dependent on them. But i

Rumi Sufism is a very open-minded, tolerant and all-encompassing practice of Islam and it could one day be the powerful Islamic ‘ecumenical’ drive t

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If you want a good specimen of bungling-botching collage of ill-digested ideas, read this year’s President’s address “TOWARDS AN INCLUSIVE, HIGH INCO

Nouvo youg lor baz! Pa get letid ousa laz. Nek get so bataz. The new era’s here! Learning and age lead nowhere; Just watch for new gear. In the

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GWANNTANAMERRA Mo pa fer senn, mo pe koz vré; Dan mo pei pié koko krent; Mo anvi avan ferm lizié Santé for-for mo nam ansent. Guanntanamerra, gu

Trwa baton mouroum, Mem longer ek mem groser Pe rod siz lor tronn. Triple murungas Made of the same slick sickness Compete for the throne. With glo

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Reacting to my paper “On Politics”, published on 3 December 2019, a reader by the name of Roshan Beeharry had this to say: “The more I read Mr Virahs

Lir Met bann sign ansam E souden enn gran laflam Ekler mo lasam. Read Put signs together And suddenly like summer Light shines with laughte

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Believe that politics combine certain scientific and artistic skills blended into a specific type of intelligence known as “P0LITICAL INTELLIGENCE”.

Friyapen Li ron, li ranpli Ar manzé, ar fortifian. Fatra pa konpran. Breadfruit It’s plump and it’s full Of goodies for life and land. Fools d