Phuket – the Pariah Province?

Phuket – the Pariah Province?

Phuket, Thailand’s largest island, has long been a popular destination for foreigners. In the seventeenth century, it was courted by the British, French and Dutch empires for its precious tin. Today Mafia-like organisations are competing for a larger slice of...
Who made these phone calls? (And maybe killed me?)

Who made these phone calls? (And maybe killed me?)

Dear FCO Mumbai Thank you for providing the contact details of lawyers in Mumbai. As you can see from the attached letter, one of them drafted an FIR for me (kindly note their change in address). Following your advice to not go directly to the police for fear of being...
Is there any Justice in this World?

Is there any Justice in this World?

**** OPEN LETTER **** Dear Secretary-General Please refer the following to the Commonwealth Ministerial Action Group: We are deeply concerned that the State of Mauritius has fallen into systemic violation of the Harare Declaration. Please take note of the email below...
Orange-gate update: Political police?

Orange-gate update: Political police?

The purpose of the Mauritian Police Force is supposed to be: “To uphold the law fairly and firmly, to prevent crime and bring to justice those who break the law. To protect the community and act with common sense, integrity and sound judgement…”. In...