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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...

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    Gas blast kills five in Algeria

    Agence France-Presse . Algiers | Updated at 10:58pm on October 11, 2020

    A gas explosion on Saturday killed five people and injured 16 others in the western Algerian city of El Bayadh, the civil defence said, adding...

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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...