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    Young Ibbou takes a dig at Thiem

    Agence France-Presse . Algiers | Updated at 11:13pm on May 12, 2020

    Ines Ibbou, a young Algerian tennis player who hit back at Dominic Thiem for saying he did not want to give money to lowly-ranked players,...

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    China helps Algeria battle coronavirus

    Agence France-Presse . Algiers | Updated at 11:06pm on April 04, 2020

    As adversity strikes in the form of the coronavirus pandemic, Algeria has found a helping hand in China, an old friend and the top exporter...

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    The neoliberal plague

    Rob Urie | Updated at 12:00am on March 10, 2020

    FOR those who aren’t familiar with Albert Camus’ The Plague, disparate lives are brought together during a plague that sweeps through an Algerian city. Today,...

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    PM for formation of Bangladesh, Algeria joint economic commission

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:42am on March 06, 2020

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday had put emphasis on formation of a joint economic commission between Bangladesh and Algeria for bolstering cooperation in the...

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    Thousands hit Algiers streets

    Agence-France-Presse . Algiers | Updated at 12:42am on February 24, 2020

    Algerian riot police used water cannons to disperse demonstrators who on Saturday marked the first anniversary of a protest movement that seeks an overhaul of...

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    Algeria anti-system protests mark first anniversary

    Agence-France-Presse . Algeria | Updated at 10:53pm on February 17, 2020

    On February 22, 2019, sudden and unprecedented protests swept Algeria. A year on, despite bringing down a president, the ‘Hirak’ protest movement faces mounting challenges....

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    Algeria keen to import Bangladeshi products

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:59am on February 17, 2020

    Algeria on Sunday expressed intent on importing quality products, including pharmaceuticals, jute and jute products and readymade garments, from Bangladesh. New Algerian ambassador...

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    Algeria starts funeral of army chief Gaid Salah

    Agence France-Presse . Algiers | Updated at 10:52pm on December 25, 2019

    The funeral of Algeria’s powerful army chief Ahmed Gaid Salah got underway Wednesday as his remains arrived at the People’s Palace, images broadcast by state...

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    New president sworn in to lead Algeria

    Agence France-Presse . Algiers | Updated at 10:33pm on December 19, 2019

    Former prime minister Abdelmadjid Tebboune was sworn in as the new president of protest-hit Algeria on Thursday, a week after winning a widely boycotted election...

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    Bouteflika-era PM elected president of Algeria

    Agence-France-Presse . Algiers | Updated at 10:41pm on December 13, 2019

    A former Algerian prime minister who served under deposed leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika was elected president of the protest-wracked country after a vote marred by unrest...