We’re dreaming of a White Christmas…

We’re dreaming of a White Christmas…

And we don’t mean being overrun as usual by European holiday makers. Why do they come here when we are on holiday? There isn’t enough room for us to party let alone them. They have only themselves (or rather MTPA) to blame if things start to get ugly....
Defence or Attack?

Defence or Attack?

Aikido means “the Way of harmonious spirit”. It is a Japanese martial art that is performed by blending with the motion of the attacker and redirecting the force of the attack rather than opposing it head-on. Our fight is in defence of human rights, which...
In defence of the civil service and other things

In defence of the civil service and other things

[Open letter to the President of the Republic of Mauritius] Dear Mr President, SIR! Remember me? I am the one who invited you to present the prizes for the MID Video Awards organised by We Love Mauritius in 2010. You declined without excuse. I also invited you to...
Masons come out of the closet

Masons come out of the closet

Those who read l’Express Dimanche last Sunday may have been surprised to find a feature about freemasonry in Mauritius. What is surprising to us is that masons in Mauritius have waited so long to come out of the closet. In 1984, the United Grand Lodge of...
Rama Sithanen in the sh*t again

Rama Sithanen in the sh*t again

Today’s joke is the charge against Rama Sithanen. While we think the man is incompetent for introducing the CSR Fund, and a traitor for contracting unsustainable external debts and selling off Mauritius to China under the secrecy of a confidentiality agreement...