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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After being ordered out of parliament last week and the sanctions imposed on the Mouvement Patriotique’s Alan Ganoo this week, Weekly speaks to Labou

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We haven’t always seen things the same way or agreed on many things. That should however not stop me from expressing my admiration for you and tender

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More than the flagrant discrepancy between facts and rhetoric, it is the nonchalance with which the government in general – and the minister mentor i

Weekly speaks to Mouvement Militant Mauricien’s (MMM’s) stalwart Vijay Makhan about his take on the recent budget and the results of the election of

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The shamelessness with which MP Arvind Boolell was prevented from asking a question about the one issue that had the whole country up in arms last we

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I request a minute of silence. Our dignity as a nation was dealt a terrible blow.  The Saudi Arabia Friendship Association of Mauritius, an associat

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A week after the budget, Weekly speaks to Dan Maraye, economist and former governor of the Bank of Mauritius, about whether the budget has met his ex

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If, by any chance, you want to take stock of the extent of the rot and decay that have gangrened this country, look no further than our ‘social’ work

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With the budget scheduled this week, Weekly speaks to Pierre Dinan, economist and former member of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), about the eco

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The excessive and systematic secrecy surrounding just about every contract that the government signs on our behalf is becoming more and more unsettli

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It was a sad moment for Africa. Sadder still for Mauritius, the formerly good pupil that used to top all the rankings in Africa. Today, that prestigi

Before parliament went on yet another recess, Labour Party MP Osman Mahomed tabled a question regarding the details of the Safe City project. Weekly

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  First, let’s concede that there is no ideal budget. Every year, the budget exercise that we make such a big fuss about contains the good, the bad

After being granted an award by the Ministry of Arts & Culture, artist Firoz Ghanty speaks to Weekly about why he accepted it ‘under protest’. Br