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  1. Choppergate CBI may seek info from Singapore SeychellesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Hindustan Times

    The Seychelles and Singapore connections have emerged in the probe for the first time. "The probe has taken under its scanner certain transactions from an accused Tunisian firm to an intermediary firm in Mauritius, which in turn, routed the funds to a few other firms based in the same country as well as in Singapore and Seychelles," said a CBI source.


  2. Scout leader with epilepsy prepares for record row across the Indian OceanRead the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | IcNetwork

    A scout leader with epilepsy and his friend are hoping to become the fastest pair to row across the Indian Ocean. Ashley Wilson and James Ketchell tried their vessel - named the Nothing's Impossible - at the Docklands Scout Project in South Dock on Saturday.


  3. Sugar cane offers sweet prospectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | BBC News

    As we drive around the island of Mauritius, I suddenly realise we've driven a few kilometres and I've seen nothing but sugar cane. Sugar cane is everywhere in Mauritius.


  4. The Mauritius Union Assurance Company Limited. (MUA) : Company...Read the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 |

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  5. Africa's 'Switzerland' Bans Ebola - But At What Cost?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | National Public Radio

    Port Louis is the capital of Mauritius, known as the "Switzerland of Africa" because of its wealth and its mountains. The country has banned visitors from Ebola-stricken nations.


  6. SeychellesRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2014 | State Department

    The Republic of Seychelles consists of 115 islands off the east coast of Africa. The main islands of the archipelago include Mahe, which is the largest, followed by Praslin and La Digue.


  7. Terrorism drug linkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Yahoo!

    Heroin sold on Australian streets is funding Islamic terrorists in East Africa and the Middle East, the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime believes. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop, who was briefed on the growing heroin trade in the Indian Ocean during high level meetings in Port Louis, Mauritius, this week, described the growing "narco-terrorism" threat as "terrifying".


  8. Compton Bassett rower lands spot in record booksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | This is Wiltshire

    Calne rower Alex Simpson and his three crewmates have set a world record for the fastest crossing of the Indian Ocean after completing a 3,370 nautical mile journey. The crew, Fast Row West, completed the journey from Exmouth, Western Australia to Mahe, Seychelles in 71 days, 14 hours and 51 minutes and, with an average age below 23, became the youngest ever crew to cross an ocean.


  9. Appleby Opens Fifth Offshore Location in MauritiusRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2007 | Lipper HedgeWorld News

    Appleby Hunter Bailhache, a provider of offshore legal, fund administration and trust services, is to open a new office in the Mauritius capital, Port Louis. The firm has announced that it expects the office to be operational in February this.


  10. New suspects in Michaela McAreavey murder caseRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2014 | Dromore Today

    Police investigating the murder of honeymoon bride Michaela McAreavey in Mauritius more than three years ago are understood to be focusing on four new potential suspects. The 27-year-old daughter of Tyrone manager Mickey Harte was murdered in her honeymoon suite at the luxury Legends hotel on January 10, 2011.


  11. New developments in Michaela McAreavey murder probeRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2014 | Midulster Today

    A big thank you for contributing... We really appreciate you taking the time to send your content...if it complements our coverage we'll use it in our website or in our newspaper. The family of murdered Irish honeymooner Michaela McAreavey have said they have been informed about new developments in the police investigation.


  12. Michaela murder case 'developments'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | BBC News

    The family of Michaela McAreavey who was murdered on honeymoon in Mauritius three years ago say they have been told about fresh developments in the investigation into her killing. Michaela, 27, was the daughter of one of Ireland's best known sports figures, Mickey Harte, manager of the Tyrone gaelic football team.


  13. EnviroAtlas-Communities: Identifying Nature's Benefits,...Read the original story

    Aug 29, 2014 | U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

    EPA Home A Science Inventory A EnviroAtlas-Communities: Identifying Nature's Benefits, Deficits, and Opportunities for Equitable Distribution in Populated Places Jackson, L., A. Neale, D. Nowak, A. Sears, C. Rudder, AND D. Pilant.


  14. Brewing a beer revolution in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | BBC News

    Beer may be big business in Africa, but it is a sector dominated by multinationals and Oscar Olsen is taking them on.


  15. Magnitude 5.2 earthquake strikes off MauritiusRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2014 | Reuters

    A magnitude 5.2 earthquake struck in the Indian Ocean on Sunday, around 536 km east of Ile Rodrigues in Mauritius, the U.S. Geological Survey said.


  16. HERE Maps for Windows Phone adds improved 3D landmarks, point address rendering and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | WinBeta

    If you happen to be a regular user of HERE Maps on your Windows Phone handset, there's some good news for you.


  17. Sadc: 'Persian gulf' of mineralsRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2014 | In-depth Africa

    The 15 Sadc member-states are set to be represented at the highest level at the 34th Summit to be hosted by Zimbabwe in Victoria Falls on August 17 and 18. Below are brief profiles of the 15 countries: Angola Covers 1 247 000 km in the western region of Southern Africa and is the second largest country south of the Sahara after the Democratic ... (more)


  18. Mauritius: The world's melting potRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | CNN

    Under the Dutch and French rule, slaves brought over from other African nations drove a large part of the economy. 10 comments

  19. The BEST airline staff in the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 |

    The recently-held World Airline Award by Skytrax, ranked best airline staff in 10 different regions.


  20. Stock Exchange of Mauritius: Exchange-traded fund will track Top40Read the original story

    Jul 20, 2014 |

    The Stock Exchange of Mauritius plans to start an exchange-traded fund that will replicate an index of the JSE's 40 biggest companies.