Algeria

Algeria minister calls Macron a 'friend' after colonialism comments

Algeria's foreign minister has called French presidential frontrunner Emmanuel Macron a "friend" of the country, after the centrist candidate called …

France

Algerian Discontent from Moroccan Accusations

From ASHARQ AL-AWSAT English.Algeria – The Algerian government has expressed discontent from the Moroccan accusations on manipulating the agony of …

Middle East

GE Power nears $3B deal in Algeria

GE Power (NYSE:GE) is close to signing a services deal with a subsidiary of Algerian utility Sonelgaz valued at more than $3B, likely the largest …

General Electric

A pregnant woman's husband threw her into a wall and police told her to go back to him

Police in Algeria told a pregnant woman to go back to her husband after he punched her and threw her against a wall, according to a Human Rights …

Extremism

Morocco and Algeria Summon Each Other's Ambassadors Over Syrian Refugee Squabble

Border disputes are common between the two African neighbors and culminated in armed conflict in the 1960s.

Africa

A New $3 Billion Deal Will Help Algeria Take Its Power To The Next Level

Four years ago, the Algerian energy company Sonelgaz bought 34 gas and steam turbines from GE to help bring power to millions of people across its …

Innovation

Morocco says Algeria expelled 55 Syrian refugees across border

Morocco has accused Algeria of expelling 55 Syrian migrants across the countries' shared border, criticising it for "inhumane behaviour" in the …

Immigration

Arab politics: Stability or stagnation in Algeria?

Arab politicsStability or stagnation in Algeria?<p>Algerians see little reason to vote in the coming general election<p>print-edition iconPrint edition | …

Business (UK)

At the Slaughterhouses

On my first visit to Algiers, in 2002, I met a friend for dinner in the abattoir neighbourhood. The city’s great slaughterhouses are among the oldest …

Zinedine Zidane

Algeria parties ordered to show female faces on posters

<b>Algerian political parties have agreed to show female candidates' faces after some posters displayed blank avatars instead, the state news agency says.</b><p>Parties in Bordj Bou Arreridj Province had been showing hijabs surrounding blank spaces alongside photos of male candidates.<p>On Tuesday the election …

Africa

The Feminist Defying Islamic Extremism Through Taboo-Breaking Cinema

Seven years after two men tried to burn her alive in Paris, Algerian artist Rayhana debuts her provocative first feature, ‘I Still Hide to Smoke.’<p>SHARM-EL-SHEIKH, Egypt—“I used to have hair down to here,” says Rayhana, the Algerian theater-actress-turned-film-director, pointing to her waistline …

Feminism

Never Too Old to Travel: Songs of the Baka

print<p>Dennis James and Barbara Grossman<p>After Retirement, this Couple Hit the Road. Their favorite place? Algeria.<p>By Anna Levine<p><i>Abandoning the comfort</i> …

Travel

Alcaraz appointed Algeria boss days after Granada sacking

Lucas Alcaraz's time in the unemployment line did not last long, as the Spaniard was named Algeria manager on Friday, four days after his dismissal …

Sports

Into the Depths of the Sahara in Algeria

<b>Into the Depths of the Sahara in Algeria</b><br>By J. Jaye Gold<p><i>Venturing into the vast Sahara Desert where it’s sand in every direction, takes quiet</i> …

Deserts

‘Your votes do matter’, Algeria tells citizens

Campaigning for Algeria’s legislative elections due to take place next month began yesterday as authorities desperately try to persuade the …

Democracy

Calgarian with links to 'jihadi cluster' being held in Algerian jail on terrorism charges

The father of a former Calgarian held on terrorism charges in an Algerian jail said his son is an innocent pawn in the war against Islamic …

Terrorism

Calgarian with links to 'jihadi cluster' held in Algerian jail on terrorism charges

The father of a former Calgarian held on terrorism charges in an Algerian jail said his son is an innocent pawn in the war against Islamic …

Terrorism

Family speaks for first time about Canadian imprisoned in Algeria on terror charges

MUSCAT, OMAN—Abderrahmane Ghanem’s family say they tried to do everything right, as Canadians, as concerned relatives, sometimes even going beyond …

Canada

Emirati preacher angers Brotherhood and Algerian scholars

An Emirati cleric of Jordanian origin visited Algeria on 9 March at the invitation of one of the local private television stations, causing …

Muslim Brotherhood

New FA boss Kheireddine Zetchi wants to get Algeria back on track

<b>The new president of Algeria's football federation, Kheireddine Zetchi, wants to get the national team back on track and develop the local game.</b><p>Zetchi was elected unopposed on Monday after incumbent, Mohamed Raouraoua, refused to stand for a third consecutive term.<p>Algeria failed to get out of their …

Soccer

Russia Completes First Algerian Submarine - Mönch Verlagsgesellschaft mbH

Photographs appearing on social media this week show the first of Algeria’s two KILO-class submarines having been completed in the Admiralty …

Military

The History of French-Muslim Violence Began in the Streets of Algeria

Caption from LIFE. Commonplace death. Stepping over body of slain Moslem, an Algiers woman goes her unconcerned way. Alg<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Paul …

France

Algeria, Morocco and Tunisia set to battle for two FIBA AfroBasket 2017places

<i>Morrocco needed overtime to beat Algeria 86-81 at FIBA AfroBasket 2013</i><br>While Morocco and Tunisia have become regulars at recent editions of FIBA …

Africa

10 Travel Tips for Algiers, Algeria - T R A V E L T I P S

Visit Algeria, the largest country in Africa<p>10 TIPS<p>1. Best view of the city = NOTRE DAME d’AFRIQUE<p>If you want to get the best view of Algiers, you …

Travel

EU funding renewable energy efforts in Algeria

Algeria, a member of OPEC, will get support in its efforts to diversify its economy with a $42.7 million package supporting renewable energy, the EU …

Clean Energy

Who is Anouar Rahmani? Student facing blasphemy probe and death threats in Algeria for novel

Law student is accused of "offending the Prophet" and "denigrating the dogma or precepts of Islam".<p>In Algeria, a young writer, Anouar Rahmani, is …

Extremism

Algerian Media Calls Morocco Joining ECOWAS ‘Geopolitical Earthquake’

Rabat – <i>A “Geopolitical-Economic Earthquake” is how Algerian media outlet El Watan has described Morocco’s recent request to join the Economic</i> …

Africa

7U1X - Algeria

Rodrigo, EA7JX/CT7AGL inform dxnews.com, that he will be active from Algeria 18 - 25 September 2017 as 7U1X.<br>He will operate on 160 - 6m CW, SSB, …

Africa

Why France’s colonial chapter in Algeria is anything but history

Election season can be a circus at the best of times but in France it comes with a dose of controversy. Recent comments by presidential hopeful …

Middle East

Algeria Talking With Exxon on Joint Offshore Ops (XOM)

Algerian state energy company Sonatrach has begun discussions with ExxonMobil Corp (XOM) and others in order to begin offshore oil drilling. While …

Oil