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14 hrs ago | CNN

Mauritius: The world's melting pot

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

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Related Topix: World News, Life, Interracial,Multiracial, Multiethnic, and Multicultural

Tue Jul 15, 2014


Dodos and spotted green pigeons are descendants of an island hopping bird

The mysterious spotted green pigeon was a relative of the dodo, according to scientists who have examined its genetic make-up.


Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, World News

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Resolve Indo-Mauritius tax issues to boost sentiments: FSC

Seeking to dispel concerns about Mauritius being used for round-tripping of Indian money, the island nation's financial sector watchdog has sought a quick resolution of tax related issues between the two countries.


Related Topix: World News

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Thetelegraphand Argus

Bradford doctor receives homelanda s highest medal of honour

HONOUR: From left, the President of the Republic of Mauritius, Kailash Purryag, Dr Sulleman Moreea and Prime Minister Navinchandra Ramgoolam Mauritian-born Sulleman Moreea, who works at Bradford Royal Infirmary , was decorated with the Grand Officer of the Order of the Star and Key of the Indian Ocean for his contribution to medicine.


Related Topix: World News, Navinchandra Ramgoolam

Mauritius: Indian Ocean Islands Unprepared for Climate Change

Masseem Ackbarally reports from Port Louis Mauritius that despite clear evidence of climate change, the Indian Ocean Islands have not done much in terms of adaptation and mitigation.


Related Topix: World News, Africa