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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Member of Parliament Zouberr Joomaye’s resignation from the MMM is a topic I initially opted to keep my mouth shut about. On a personal level, Joomay

  The Ministry of Health and Quality of Life found itself in the centre of a controversy recently when it introduced the human papillomavirus (H

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Some people took exception to my comparing our island to North Korea – in my last editorial – after our prime minister's decision to pass on the mant

  Considering the next move of the Mauritian government to take the Chagos matter to the United Nation’s General Assembly and ultimately to the In

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  “There is no choice,” declared the prime minister nonchalantly to a bemused audience of journalists. He was talking about bequeathing the prim

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  The Trilochun saga sounds more and more like the shaggy dog story that will never reach a punchline. Either the storyteller never meant for us t

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There is a good piece of news this week and I think you should be part of it: Our vice-prime minister, Showkutally Soodhun, has an opinion. Better st

  “Weekly speaks to Vijay Makhan, former foreign secretary and member of the ‘Mouvement Militant Mauricien’ (MMM). He talks about the state of the

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  If, as someone said, “Comedy is tragedy plus time”, evidence in the last few months tends to show that it takes about a week for us Mauritians to

Former associate professor at the University of Mauritius followed by management level experience in the private sector and overseas in manpower trai

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The country is bleeding. It is not the opposition saying this. It is not the impertinent journalists either. It is none other than the former ministe

In the wake of Pravind Jugnauth’s budget speech, Weekly speaks to Mouvement Militant Mauricien (MMM) MP Rajesh Bhagwan. Known for his outspoken natur

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Had we not been talking about the criminal wastage of public funds, we would have laughed our heads off at the theatrical revelation of the prime min

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Albert Einstein defined insanity as “doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results”. This clichéd expression applies so we