Culture

James Bond comes to life in the Seychelles

Ian Fleming (right) portrait on the setof 'GOLDFINGER' (1964) with SeanConnery and Shirley Eaton.Photo: Moviestore collection Ltd /AlamyThe greatest obstacle any writer will ever face is the limits of thei...

Epiphany: Breathing New Life into the Music Industry

EpiphanyStereotypes are a hard thing to shake in life. They exist in the minds of millions to classify and identify other genders, other ethnicities, or other groups. Stereotypes are often incorrect and to...

Creole of Sierra leone

Sierra Leone is a country located on the western coast of Africa between Guinea and Liberia. Formerly a British colony, it became an independent country in 1961. The modern center of Creole culture in Sierr...

The difficulties of detecting your man’s lies

For many wives and girlfriends the reason why lies go on for so long is because the truth may be too painful to take. In most cases the fabrication of the truth is more pleasant than knowing the reality in ...

Russian Ambassador to Seychelles

Seychelles and Russia were so anxious to appoint a new Russian Ambassador to the Seychelles that Mikhail Kalinin presented his credentials to the President James Michel within one hour of landing in Mahé. H...

Seychelles Culture: by the Seychelles Tourism Board

The Seychellois are a colourful and harmonious blend of different ethnic groups, all of whom have brought something of their own customs and cultures to the islands.The result of Seychelles ethnic mix i...

The Exile of Prempeh in the Seychelles

Prempeh I, the king of the Ashanti, or the Asantehene as he was known in the Gold Coast, was exiled by the British to the Seychelles in 1896. He was a victim of the feverish acquisition of territory that later ...

The real road warrior

Standfirst: Although boxer Ashley Theophane is the British light-welterweight champion, his roots firmly lie in the small Caribbean island of Saint Lucia.The globetrotting 31-year-old has a record of 31...

Behind the Lens: Vanessa Lucas

Vanessa Lucas has been a graphic arts designer for various publications, a stage designer and an art exhibition manager. She is also a rising photographer, and has accomplished all this at the tender age of...

Creoles of Louisiana

From their beginnings as colonists in the New World, the Creoles of Louisiana have enriched American life for hundreds of years. Their contributions to architecture, cuisine and elegant living have earned t...

The original Fly Girl, Jacqueline Cochran

Her foster family was very poor and the living conditions were very bad for Jackie. She had wanted to run away from her impoverished home and join the circus, but never did.Throughout her life she had a...
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Concert of Sunidhi Chauhan

The famous Bollywood playback singer, Sunidhi Chauhan will be in Mauritius this Friday, the 16th December, for a live concert.The announcement was made on Monday by the Minister of Tourism and Leisure, Mich...
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MCB Tour Championship 2011

The famous Bollywood playback singer, Sunidhi Chauhan will be in Mauritius this Friday, the 16th December, for a live concert.The announcement was made on Monday by the Minister of Tourism and Leisure, Mich...