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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  Tomorrow, the budget circus will be in town again. The minister of finance, like his predecessors, will take on the air of someone who, with some

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“There were probably excesses!” That was the answer of the minister of finance, Pravind Jugnauth, to MMM’s Rajesh Bhagwan’s parliamentary question ab

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By the looks of it, the suspense around the date of the budget speech has been  lifted and new measures will tumble out of Santa’s bag. In the press,

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The ignorant person who once said that no one is indispensable has obviously not visited our little island or met our compatriots. We are blessed wit

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A new bill was voted in parliament this week. No, it is not the declaration of assets bill. It is not about the right to information nor private tele

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It is now official! Every month, you will dig even deeper into your threadbare pockets to pay for the salary of parliamentarians. They have just happ

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In light of the revision to the Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement (DTAA) with India, which has created panic in the island’s business sector, Weekl

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The leader of the opposition qualified it as the “cover-up of the century”. And I sincerely hope it does not turn out to be one.

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The director of public prosecutions has spoken. He is appealing the supreme court’s decision to drop the charges of conflict of interest against now-

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Two pieces of bad news came out of the parliamentary debates this week. First, that our national debt, which hovered around 61.6% of the GDP in 2014

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I do not mean to rain on the parade of our parliamentarians as they prepare to receive the handsome salary increase which is coming their way, but th

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“The interview with BBC World - business live, provided (Sic) the opportunity to showcase our country to the whole world as a clean and transparent f

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 This week, Weekly speaks to Amédée Darga, political observer, chairperson of Enterprise Mauritius and managing partner of StraConsult, a management

With the current buzz about a possible chasm in the ranks of government, particularly in light of the open warfare between two ministers, Weekly spea