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Port Lou·is

 (lo͞o′ĭs, lo͞o′ē, lo͞o-ē′)
The capital and largest city of Mauritius, in the northwest part of the island on the Indian Ocean. It was founded c. 1735.
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Port Louis

(ˈluːɪs; ˈluːɪ)
n
(Placename) the capital and chief port of Mauritius, on the NW coast on the Indian Ocean. Pop: 146 876 (2002 est)
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Port` Lou′is

(ˈlu ɪs, ˈlu i)
n.
a seaport in and the capital of Mauritius, on the NW coast. 139,038.
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Noun1.Port Louis - capital and chief port of MauritiusPort Louis - capital and chief port of Mauritius; located on the northwestern coast of the island
Mauritius, Republic of Mauritius - a parliamentary state on the island of Mauritius
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The various races of men walking in the streets afford the most interesting spectacle in Port Louis. Convicts from India are banished here for life; at present there are about
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After his meet at Port Louis, Krishna appreciated Mauritius President for his role in the development and consolidation of bilateral relations with India.
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Situated in the heart of the capital Port Louis, the superior court is expected to be packed with police, lawyers, the media and relatives of the two men accused of killing the pretty bride.
Port Louis, Mar 12 ( ANI ): President Pranab Mukherjee met his Mauritius counterpart President Rajkeswur Purryag in Port Louis, with an aim to enhance bilateral relations and cooperation to combat militancy and piracy.
Summary: Port Louis [Mauritius], Mar 11 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind and first lady Savita Kovind met President of the Republic of Mauritius Dr Ameenah Gurib at Le Reduit (State House) here on Sunday.
Entering stuffy Court Five at the Supreme Court in Mauritius' capital Port Louis, John gave barely a glance to the suspects in the dock.

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