Today, I feel proud. Proud to be a true Mauritian! Results are now final. L'alliance LEPEP wins the elections with a total of 47 seats while PTR/MMM got only 13 seats. The defeat of Navin Ramgoolam in his own constituency, the No 5 (Triolet / Pamplemousses) should be written in the history of Mauritius. Ranked at... Continue Reading →
Things that I will definitely remember when I’m voting in 3 days…
In 3 days time, over 900,000 Mauritians will be required to head towards their respective voting centers to exercise one of their constitution rights - The right to vote. With 2 consecutive mandates, the current government is looking forward to another victory and one of their main points in their manifesto is the implementation of the... Continue Reading →
Viré Mam !
Viré mam! Viré mam! Viré mam! This should be on the top 5 hit list of 2014! It is unfortunate that radios can't broadcast this! Kudos to whoever did this!
Les avantages d’être proche du pouvoir… A lire dans ‘Weekend / Le Mauricien’
Dans l’édition de ce dimanche, le journal "Weekend" a encore une fois révélé pas mal de réalités méconnues par la plupart des Mauriciens. L'article de presse intitulé "LE SUMMUM DU NÉPOTISME ATTEINT CES DERNIÈRES ANNÉES : Protection accélérée des proches de ministres" doit être lu par tous les Mauriciens, surtout pour ceux qui veulent découvrir les avantages... Continue Reading →
President Obama & PM Navin… 5 years later…
Navin's meeting with the US President Obama has once more time been captured on camera yesterday during his visit to the United States to attend the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit and uploaded by the US Department of State has been published on their official Flickr account, just like 5 years ago.
Yashvinblogs Awards 2013
After the worldwide success of the first edition held last year, it is with an immense pleasure that I'm welcoming all of you today for the second edition of the unique and most awaited (lol) award in Mauritius, I named, the Yashvinblogs Awards!
Trou aux Biches – NO to Resto Pandit and other petits copains
Unless you really don't care about what's going on in our small country, you must have surely heard of the restaurant being built right in the small parking area of Trou aux Biches public beach. Once again, we are here witnessing how the close people (commonly known as "petits copains") and political agents to those in... Continue Reading →
Navin Ramgoolam arrested!
News headline of today : Navin Ramgoolam has been arrested by the police since Tuesday . While it might be a dream coming true to certain people, it is definitely something that has put a large smile on thousands of faces early this morning.
Moving to 8 digits for mobiles – Why 5?
In 2 weeks time, the island's mobile infrastructure will go through a major switch, requiring first of all, a change of habit in the life of probably every Mauritian.
Have you ever asked yourself why the number 5? 😛
Democracy, Law & Order : Recent happenings in Mauritius
I long wanted to write a new article but I could not think of anything interesting enough to pull people out of the festive mood. I kept on writing and later deleting the posts until I wrote this title.