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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There are few Mauritians who can boast knowing the Chagossian issue as well as Jean Claude de l’Estrac (JCDL). He spent nearly 30 years dealing with

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If you remember your Aesop's Fables, you will recall The Mountain in Labour: “A mountain had gone into labour and was groaning terribly. Such rumours

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I don’t get it! Is the government out to choose the shadiest characters to fill some of its most prestigious positions, have the hiring standards set

With the Commission of Inquiry on Drug Trafficking report incriminating the Mauritius Turf Club, Weekly speaks to Mukesh Balgobin, former president a

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  This is not the first time you lashed out at a journalist and hit below the belt after a legitimate question which embarrassed you. Not so long ag

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  When one is in brown stuff up to the neck, one should perhaps avoid plumbing the depths of despair. Could someone please tell Former Speaker of th

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There are moments in history when a nation comes together as one. It is uplifting and is a breath of fresh air from the rancid atmosphere of retribut

  Following the attorney general’s appearance before the UN Committee for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, Weekly speaks to Jean-Maurice La

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Many of us were heartened by the director of public prosecutions’ laudable decision to prosecute MP Showkutally Soodhun for his racist comments. Such

  With the Caunhye Commission against Ameenah Gurib-Fakim in full swing, Weekly speaks to former President Cassam Uteem on what he makes of it. He a

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I don’t want to be harsh on the former president as she is going through a hard time as it is. But there comes a time when you look back, get out of

As the country heads into unchartered waters with a commission of inquiry looking into possible constitutional violations by a former president, Week

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Three people have spoken in the last two weeks and we are still soaking in the wisdom of what came out. The first to have initiated this illuminatin

With criticism of the police force hitting an all-time high particularly after the case of heroin which allegedly went missing while in police care,