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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opinions Politique

We were in a very lonely position when, as early as December 2012, while talk about the 2000 Remake was in full swing, we stated: “I wouldn’t advise

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We expected little to come out of the parliamentary debate. And we were not disappointed. We expected a lot of cosying up after the publication of th

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175,000 signatures and counting, thousands of people up in arms, hundreds on the streets, a headmistress who is either gullible or cynical, two MPs

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Amidst the suspense in the newsrooms, the excitement in Government House and the rather predictable apathy of Joe Public, the opening shot of reform

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Sir, As Director of Public Prosecutions, you issued a communiqué informing us that, in the Med Point case, your office has “concluded that there is s

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So we enjoyed the day off, the prime minister’s and the president’s fanfares were played and the flag of the republic of Mauritius was hoisted at ful

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If there is a limit to intellectual dishonesty, it has not been discovered yet. And certainly the events following the discovery of the cracks (chasm

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Apart from sex, the D.Y. Patil Medical College saga has all the ingredients necessary for a drama-cum-action movie. A family film with a good mix of

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The dilly-dallying expressed by the leader of the opposition, Paul Bérenger, has marked the political scene this week. Not that it is anything new. Y

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The mercantile spirit seems to have seeped so deep into our country’s pores that we have begun accepting it as part of our lives, allowing it to eat

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In the aftermath of the horrendous crimes perpetrated last week against three women, some voices were raised in the press about the indifference of w

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The nastier-than-thou bidding war between the Ministry of Local Administration and the Municipality of Port Louis is a badge of shame for local gover

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The comment spread like a bushfire over the weekend. Despicable it was – there is no argument about that. But that is not the debate.

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The distinctive aroma of reconciliation has been wafting through from the Treasury building after a week-long media orgy where various publications h