Touria Prayag

Editor in chief - Weekly

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Touria Prayag is a graduate in Linguistics and Literature and holds a Master’s in Linguistics and Stylistics from Edinburgh University, a postgraduate Diploma in Applied Linguistics from the same university and postgraduate qualifications from Moray House College, Edinburgh. She was working as Dean of the Faculty of Humanities at the Charles Telfair Institute before she joined La Sentinelle to set up the l’Express Weekly supplement, which paved the way for Weekly magazine of which she is currently the editor-in-chief. Touria’s hobbies include reading, jogging and cooking. 

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opinions Société

  Unprecedented! Not only the oil spill, which is the most serious calamity we have been hit with in our short history. Not only the exemplary r

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The newly-formed platform uniting the opposition parties to confront the MSM-led government and “save the country” may, at first glance, seem jaw-dro

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  To turn parliament into a bit of a farce, you need only three ingredients: bad faith, a speaker who has no credibility to lose and a good dose

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I really can’t decide which is worse: the thieving of the nation, the barefacedness with which they look at us when they give the reasons behind it o

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I get the impression we are living in a new El Dorado. That is the new normal you have been hearing about. Hundreds of millions are being dished up t

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And so, Prime Minister, the African Bank of Development report on the St Louis bribery scandal is highly confidential. And so, Prime Minister, as a

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After listening to parliamentary debates and press conferences on the CEB/BWSC and Hyperpharm scandals that have been rocking our island for the last

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We were treated to a grandstanding performance in parliament on Tuesday. One single act and we reached the only possible conclusion: that bribes had

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Weekly speaks to Roukaya Kasenally, CEO at African Media Initiative, for her take on the handling of the Covid-19 crisis in the country. She shares h

  The government will try to wriggle its way out of this latest scandal in whichever way it can. The spin doctors will come up with some ludicrous s

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“We have all become rich. Or mad!” the KC Ranzé’s editorialist concluded last week in an opinion piece ironically entitled “Poor little us”. Bear tha

This week, Weekly speaks to Tim Taylor, chairman of Scott & Co Ltd, for his views on the new Covid and Quarantine Acts from a private sector pers

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With Air Mauritius employees being given a time-bound ultimatum by its administrator, Weekly speaks to Vikash Dabee, chartered accountant and registe

With the enactment of the Covid and Quarantine bills into law last week, Weekly speaks to Cassam Uteem, former president of the republic. He highligh