Tuesday May 7
Mauritius: Disasters afflict the nation
A month ago a flash flood in the capital of Port Louis in Mauritius had taken the lives of eleven people in broad day light, and the water coming down from the slopes of the mountains caused havoc to the dwellings of hundreds of citizens with debris blocking the evacuation drains made under the French era to channel water into the sea in front of ... (more)
10 dead in Mauritius bus crash
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Globe and Mail
Mauritius 2013 inflation seen below c.bank forecast -FinMin
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Greenpeace paints 'illegal' on South Korean ship Premier
Seven Greenpeace International activists peacefully demonstrated in a Mauritian port on Sunday against a South Korean vessel accused of unlawful fishing in West African waters, demanding the Seoul government order the ship's recall.
Inter Press Service
Mauritians Unprepared for Effects of Climate Change
Floods devastated the Mauritian capital, Port-Louis, on Mar. 30 but locals can expect the island to be affected by more floods, landslides and cyclones in the coming years because of climate change.