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    150 Algeria bathers sick after sea polluted

    Agence France-Presse . Algiers, Algeria | Updated at 09:19pm on July 05, 2021

    Nearly 150 people were hospitalised after swimming on Sunday in seawater suspected to have been polluted at Tenes in northwestern Algeria, a regional official said,...

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    National Liberation Front wins most seats in Algeria’s polls

    Agence France-Presse . Algiers | Updated at 01:22pm on June 24, 2021

    Algeria’s incumbent National Liberation Front won the most seats in legislative elections held earlier this month that saw record levels of abstention, final results announced...

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    Algeria’s establishment FLN wins parliamentary poll

    Agence France-Presse . Algiers, Algeria | Updated at 08:46pm on June 16, 2021

    Algeria’s National Liberation Front (FLN) party won weekend parliamentary elections with a significantly reduced number of seats and with the country’s lowest ever turnout at...

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    Algeria awaits results of elections boycotted by parties, voters

    Agence France-Presse. Algiers, Algeria | Updated at 07:50am on June 14, 2021

    Algeria was early Monday still waiting for the results of a parliamentary election boycotted by the long-running Hirak protest movement and marked by widespread abstention.

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    Algeria police probe teen protester sex abuse claim

    Agence France-Presse . Algiers | Updated at 10:52am on April 05, 2021

    Algerian police said on Sunday that they had launched an investigation after videos on social media claiming officers sexually abused a teenage boy arrested during...

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    Thousands protest in Algiers

    Agence France-Presse . Algiers | Updated at 10:30pm on March 13, 2021

    Thousands demonstrated in Algiers on Friday, rejecting early legislative elections announced the day before, as weekly rallies by the resurgent Hirak pro-democracy movement gain momentum...

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    Algerians hit streets on protest anniversary

    Agence France-Presse . Algiers | Updated at 11:55pm on February 22, 2021

    Thousands of Algerians marched Monday in the capital and other cities to mark the second anniversary of the North African nation’s anti-government ‘Hirak’ protest movement,...

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    Macron shrugs off apology for colonial abuses in Algeria

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 06:16pm on January 20, 2021

    French president Emmanuel Macron has ruled out issuing an official apology for abuses in Algeria, his office said Wednesday, ahead of a major report on...

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    Protestors still calling for genuine democracy

    | Updated at 12:00am on January 02, 2021

    IN SEEKING to amend the constitution, the Algerian government was trying to take the steam out of the protest movement, which is generally referred to...

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    Thailand, Algeria to get new Bangladesh ambassadors

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 11:42am on December 18, 2020

    The government has appointed new ambassadors for Thailand and Algeria on Thursday, according to foreign ministry press releases. Mohammed Abdul Hye, currently serving as the...