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MAURITIAN PRIME MINISTER SERVED AS TRAINEE DOCTOR IN MONAGHAN HOSPITAL

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20 Jul 2012 Comments Off on MAURITIAN PRIME MINISTER SERVED AS TRAINEE DOCTOR IN MONAGHAN HOSPITAL
MAURITIAN PRIME MINISTER SERVED AS TRAINEE DOCTOR IN MONAGHAN HOSPITAL

By Michael McDonnell michael@northern-standard.ie It has emerged this week that the Prime Minister of Mauritius, Navinchandra Ramgoolam had worked for a period as a trainee doctor in Monaghan Hospital during the 1970s. Mr Ramgoolam’s sharp criticisms of a Mauritian newspaper for publishing pictures of murdered honeymooner Michaela McAreavey lying dead in her room have been widely publicised. On Tuesday, he told his country’s parliament that the publication of the photos in a national Sunday newspaper was a despicable abuse and breach of the principle of freedom of expression. ...