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Mauritius: Nation in the Indian Ocean
Mauritius, officially the Republic of Mauritius, is an island nation in the Indian Ocean about 2,000 kilometres (1,200 mi) off the southeast coast of the African continent, east of Madagascar. It includes the main island, as well as Rodrigues, Agaléga and St. Brandon. The islands of Mauritius and Rodrigues, along with nearby Réunion, are part of the Mascarene Islands. The capital and largest city, Port Louis, is located on Mauritius, where most of the population is concentrated. The country spans 2,040 square kilometres (790 sq mi) and has an exclusive economic zone covering 2.3 million square kilometres.


Here's how 3D modeling and laser tech are revamping Mauritius' textile industry [Video]

Here's how 3D modeling and laser tech are revamping Mauritius' textile industry

See how the textile industry in this small African nation is betting on technology to stay competitive.

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Over 40 countries offered assistance to India amid COVID 2nd wave: MEA [Video]

Over 40 countries offered assistance to India amid COVID 2nd wave: MEA

At the time when India is battling with second wave of COVID-19, over 40 countries have come forward to offer assistance to the country. During a press conference in Delhi, Foreign Secretary of India,..

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Mauritius PM thanks India for COVID vaccine supply [Video]

Mauritius PM thanks India for COVID vaccine supply

Prime Minister of Mauritius, Pravind Jugnauth thanked the Government of India for the supply of COVID-19 vaccines to Mauritius. India on Mar 19 handed over 200,000 doses of 'Covaxin' to Mauritius...

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