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News Mauritius » History: Op-Ed: South Africa and Mauritius – Why do countries reform?

News channel or source: https://www.dailymaverick.co.za/article/2018-02-21-op-ed-south-africa-and-mauritius-why-do-countries-reform/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Speaking from his study in Vacoas piled high with government documents, Bérenger says that Mauritius was “supposed to fail rather than succeed. Things in our history and at independence were indicative of trouble ahead. Many in the private sector were ...

News Mauritius » History: Head Case: What the Only Soft Tissue Dodo Head in Existence Is Teaching Scientists About These Extinct Birds

News channel or source: http://mentalfloss.com/article/531578/head-case-what-only-soft-tissue-dodo-head-existence-teaching-scientists-about-these-extinct-birds
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

“A number of live animals were brought back from Mauritius, but it’s not clear if this is one ... Oxford University, Oxford University Museum of Natural History // Used with permission Melville and Strickland described Oxford’s specimen—which ...

News Mauritius » History: More SA travellers breaking away to Mauritius

News channel or source: http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/373/173679.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

That is certainly the case with Mauritius, as the island will be celebrating a momentous milestone in its history – the 50th Anniversary of Independence. Gearing up for this special celebration, a series of national events and activities are currently ...

News Mauritius » History: In the footsteps of famous Bromley Resident Charles Darwin to Mauritius by Zahra D'Souza

News channel or source: http://www.thisislocallondon.co.uk/youngreporter/15991720.In_the_footsteps_of_famous_Bromley_Resident_Charles_Darwin_to_Mauritius_by_Zahra_D_Souza/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

His visit to Mauritius is seen as an important point in history and to mark 100 years since his death, four official first day cover stamps were issued on 19th April 1982. Meredith Cason, Property Supervisor at Down House said, “The voyage of the HMS ...

News Mauritius » History: Wits grab two-goal Champions League lead for trip to Mauritius

News channel or source: https://www.iol.co.za/sport/soccer/cup-competitions/wits-grab-two-goal-champions-league-lead-for-trip-to-mauritius-13215267
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

But it is a healthy lead at least and one that can easily be considered comfortable, especially if the Clever Boys manage an away goal 10 days from now in the second leg in Mauritius ... the second time in the club’s history. Ditto Wits, but they ...

News Mauritius » History: Summerside library gets into rhythm with Mauritian drums of defiance

News channel or source: http://www.theguardian.pe.ca/community/summerside-library-gets-into-rhythm-with-mauritian-drums-of-defiance-188584/
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

Meeley Jeebun, a Charlottetown resident formerly from Mauritius, tapped a melody on the djembe for participants in the drumming circle to follow at an event marking Black History Month. “Drumming has been passed down in our culture from generation to ...

News Mauritius » History: Mauritius: The world's melting pot

News channel or source: http://www.cnn.com/2014/07/31/world/africa/mauritius-the-worlds-melting-pot/index.html
Publication date: Wednesday 30 July 2014

Mauritius (CNN)-- For an island country that spans less than ... cultural smorgasbord whose presence is felt in the local food, music and architecture. History Part of the tiny country's worldliness is due to the fact that it was occupied by an array ...

News Mauritius » History: Mauritius: History and Remembrance : The Significance of the Indian Diaspora in Mauritius

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/200411020524.html
Publication date: onday 01 November 2004

Port Louis — The 2nd november is an important date in the history of Mauritius because symbolically, it marks the day when the first indentured Indian labourers reached Mauritian shores. Their arrival and the multitudes who followed in their footsteps ...

News Mauritius » History: 40 questions with Shah Rukh Khan

News channel or source: https://www.filmfare.com/news/bollywood/40-questions-with-shah-rukh-khan-26777.html
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

Shah Rukh Khan's journey is one that will go down in history. Since the inception of his stardom ... I’ve always been treated well. Except once in Mauritius, after a show, I was escorting Madhuri Dixit through a crowd and the security guards let her ...

News Mauritius » History: Mauritius' horse loving history

News channel or source: http://www.stuff.co.nz/travel/international/3964708/Mauritius-horse-loving-history
Publication date: Wednesday 28 July 2010

It's known the world over as the sport of kings. Horse racing, that is. But on the Indian Ocean tropical island of Mauritius it can aptly be called the sport of the masses. Racing is big in Mauritius. In fact it is the second most popular sport after ...