History Mauritius

Berguitta: ces cyclones qui ont mis le pays à genoux ou presque

Carol, Gervaise, Claudette, Hollanda… Le passage de Berguitta à Maurice doit certainement rappeler au souvenir de certains quelques-un de ces cyclones devastateurs qui ont mis à genoux le pays.

18 Jan 2018, business.mega.mu

PSAC 2017: Neuf Points En Cadeau Pour Les Candidats d’Histoire-Géographie

Aucun candidat ayant participé aux examens d'histoire-géographie du Primary School Achievement Certificate (PSAC) ne sera pénalisé. De ce fait, tous les 20 421 inscrits partent avec neuf (9) points d'avance. Cette décision a été communiquée jeudi aux correcteurs de cette épreuve avant qu'ils ne commencent leur travail.

13 Nov 2017, business.mega.mu

Rail à Maurice: ce que nous avons perdu et qu’il faudrait restaurer

Il est bien certain que le temps presse. L’encombrement des routes fait que le nombre annuel de morts, victimes d’accidents sur la route, va en augmentant d’année en année : nous avons dépassé la centaine et malgré toute la bonne volonté de la police, elle n’arrive pas à dominer le problème.

24 Jun 2017, motors.mega.mu

Patrimoine mondial de l’Unesco : dix ans pour l’Aapravasi Ghat

Une cérémonie haute en émotion a eu lieu, ce samedi 16 juillet, à l’Aapravasi Ghat pour commémorer les dix ans de l’inscription de ce site sur la liste de patrimoine mondial de l’Unesco.

16 Jul 2016, business.mega.mu

1965: Maurice vend les Chagos pour trois millions de livres sterling

Septembre 1965. L’avenir constitutionnel de Maurice se décide du 7 au 24 à Lancaster House, haut lieu des conférences et réceptions gouvernementales, à Londres.

13 Jul 2016, business.mega.mu

Nouveaux billets de banque: le projet gelé?

Sa déclaration a surpris plus d’un. Pravind Jugnauth a dit au Parlement, le mardi 5 juillet, qu’il ne soutient pas l’intention de la Banque de Maurice (BoM) d’émettre de nouveaux billets de banque. Résultat: la BoM pourrait être contrainte de geler son projet.

08 Jul 2016, business.mega.mu

Retour sur l’histoire: 1983, victoire diplomatique mauricienne à New Delhi

Une première. L’île Maurice a connu un succès diplomatique en 1983, lors du septième sommet des pays non-alignés, tenu à New Delhi. En effet, ce sommet, qui a réuni 101 pays, a reconnu la souveraineté de Maurice sur les Chagos.

06 Jul 2016, business.mega.mu

Happy Independence Day!

Indépendance de l’Île Maurice: Découvrez des Images Inédites Filmées le 12 Mars 1968

12 Mar 2016, business.mega.mu

When India Almost Intervened in Mauritius

Operation Lal Dora, a 1983 Indian plan to invade Mauritius, sheds light on New Delhi’s thinking about the Indian Ocean.

24 Aug 2015, business.mega.mu

A Find in Britain: Quran Fragments Perhaps as Old as Islam

The ancient manuscript, written on sheep or goat skin, sat for nearly a century at a university library, with scholars unaware of its significance.

23 Jul 2015, business.mega.mu

D-Day: Exploding the Myths of the Normandy Landings

Anniversaries are useful moments to pause and reflect. For the 70th anniversary of D-Day and subsequent campaign in northern France, it is also an opportunity to look at the past in detail and ask how much of what we think we know is true and how much is well-entrenched myth.

06 Jun 2014, business.mega.mu

Dodo Extinction Came Later Than Previously Thought, 17th Century Observations Suggest

When geophysicist Andrew Jackson was poring over 17th-century observations of Earth's magnetic field, perhaps the last thing he expected to discover was a new potential extinction date for the dodo, the goofy-looking, flightless bird that became a poster child of extinct species.

17 Oct 2013, business.mega.mu

India Links: Sensitive Treaty Talks Open Way To Loosen Historical Ties

The relationship between Mauritius and India dates back to the early 19th century, when thousands of Indians came to the island as indentured workers on its sugar plantations. Many stayed on and form the largest ethnic group in the population.

19 Sep 2013, business.mega.mu

Flooding Saturday March 30: The Deadliest Natural Disaster in Mauritius for Over 50 Years

The floods last Saturday, March 30, which killed 11 people in Port-Louis, are the deadliest that the country has known for more than 50 natural disaster.

08 Apr 2013, business.mega.mu

The Indian High Commission Denies any Plans for Military Intervention in 1983 in Mauritius

The High Commission of India denies information of The Hindu, that India had considered military intervention in Mauritius in 1983. Ajay Dubey, the Jawaharlal Nehru University, gives him a different perspective on the subject.

13 Mar 2013, business.mega.mu

History of Mauritius: For and Against Independence

When Dr Seewoosagur Ramgoolam began negotiations for Mauritius, a British colony until 1968, obtaining its independence, its approach divides the population. Opponents argue that the slow development of the country, or will regress.

12 Mar 2013, business.mega.mu

History of Mauritius

Mauritius this year celebrates its 45th year of Independence and its 21st year of the Republic. News on Sunday presents a brief history of Mauritius.

09 Mar 2013, business.mega.mu

Video of the Day: History of Europeans Borders

12 Feb 2013, business.mega.mu

Visit to Ile de la Passe

After Ile Aux Aigrettes and Ile Phare, today our glass-bottom boat will leave us on the debarquadere of the Ile de La Passe island for a quick visit on this island

26 Mar 2012, Yashvin, pages of my life

Mauritius could have Pyramids?

The keen observers have certainly noticed. On the highway leading to Plaine Magnien-stand of strange rocks. If the skeptics do not give any importance, some of them as pyramids that contain a dark secret ...

30 Jan 2012, business.mega.mu

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