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Algeria stunned as African Cup throws up surprises all over

January 17, 2022 11:26 am

Algeria is bottom of Group E going into a final group game against former champion Ivory Coast.

Morocco-Algeria relations: What is fueling the current tensions?

November 06, 2021 3:34 pm

Tensions between the two neighboring North African countries have been growing, and Algeria's rhetoric points towards an armed conflict. Analysts however doubt that an escalation is imminent.

Algeria closes airspace to Moroccan aviation as dispute deepens

September 23, 2021 2:49 pm

The decision came "in view of the continued provocations and hostile practices on the Moroccan side", it said in a statement.

Algeria's former President Abdelaziz Bouteflika dies at 84

September 18, 2021 8:27 am

Abdelaziz Bouteflika, a veteran of Algeria's war for independence, had ruled the North African country for two decades before his resignation in April 2019

Morocco 'regrets' Algeria's decision to cut diplomatic ties

August 25, 2021 5:00 pm

Algeria formally announced the decision on Tuesday, citing a series of alleged hostile acts.

Death toll up to 65 in Algeria wildfires; nation to observe three-day mourning

August 11, 2021 10:24 pm

President Abdelmadjid Tebboune said his North African nation would enter a three-day period of mourning starting Thursday that would include suspending all government activity except for actions of solidarity.

Explained: Why France has admitted to killing an Algerian freedom fighter 6 decades later

March 07, 2021 10:24 am

French President Macron’s recognition of Boumendjel’s torture and death at the hands of French soldiers is being seen as a step towards healing old wounds.

Algeria votes on new constitution amid opposition boycott

November 02, 2020 9:46 am

Overall turnout was just 23.7 per cent, the lowest of any Algerian election to date; results are expected to be announced on Monday.

Algeria win African Cup title, beat Sadio Mane's Senegal 1-0

July 20, 2019 10:17 am

Striker Baghdad Bounedjah's shot on Algeria's first attack deflected off Senegal defender Salif Sane and looped over goalkeeper Alfred Gomis at Cairo International Stadium.

Algeria's interim president Bensalah calls for dialogue to prepare new elections

June 07, 2019 12:10 pm

The constitutional council on Sunday called off the presidential election planned for July 4 citing a lack of candidates, prolonging a period of political transition and risking more anger from anti-government protesters.


Algerian President abandons bid for 5th term amid mass protests

March 14, 2019 7:14 am

Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika announced on Monday that he is delaying the April 18 election and won't seek another term

Meet Algeria's tattooed women

January 07, 2016 3:28 pm

In Algeria's Aures mountains, a Chaouia woman's beauty was once judged by her tattoos. But now, the fading etchings are a source of pain.