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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When he accepts to give an interview, he does not pull his punches and no one is spared. Well, almost no one. He did say he would not pass any commen

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Every year, law schools churn out dozens of graduates who join the profession to practise in Mauritius among a big hype and lofty expectations. The m

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The tourist industry is struggling to pick up but is getting there slowly but surely. On the backdrop of the rebranding and renovation of the new Le

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The findings of the Commission of Inquiry on Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, chaired by Former Chief Justice Asraf Caunhye could inspire a Netflix show with sev

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The opening was grand and the selected guests flocked from all over the country to Pointe aux Canonniers for the inauguration of Sasha’s new hair sal

 “Many people are calling for change but this is not the time for a revolution. We need to first get back to a fair system where things work, electio

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Let’s be frank: you can’t believe in meritocracy and applaud hereditary entitlement and privilege at the same time. You can’t believe in hard work an

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Attack, raid, threaten, make scurrilous accusations, leak targeted information and footage, inflict maximum reputational carnage and imprison. This i

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I know what I am up against when I take this stance but I disagree with those opposing the appointment by Mauritius Telecom (MT) of FTI Consulting, a

In the aftermath of the verdict of the Supreme Court in the case of Suren Dayal’s election petition and as his legal team is readying itself to go to

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Those were the words of a handcuffed frail young man as he was being shuttled between the court and the detention centre. His distraught mother urged

Several economists have been sounding the alarm about the state of our economy, with a special emphasis on public debt, particularly after the downgr

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The memo has been out there since the mid-19th century and was echoed by Henry Kissinger in the late 60s: “We have no eternal allies, and we have no

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It’s a fantasy that has been killed many times, but it never stays dead for long. In the Mauritian psyche is etched a deep belief that there was an e