Algeria

France apologizes to Algerians who fought for colonizers and got massacred as traitors

Around 200,000 'harkis' fought against fellow Algerians in the 1954-1962 war, and tens of thousands of them were killed after the French withdrawal.

published on : 20th September 2021

INS Tabar participates in maritime exercise with Algerian Navy

As a part of this exercise, several activities including coordinated manoeuvring, communication procedures and steam past were undertaken between the Indian and Algerian warships.

published on : 31st August 2021

Algeria, world's last consumer, bids farewell to leaded petrol - this is what it means

UNEP said in a statement that the eradication of leaded petrol would "prevent more than 1.2 million premature deaths per year.

published on : 30th August 2021

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

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

published on : 25th August 2021

Death toll up to 65 in Algeria wildfires; including 28 soldiers, nation to mourn

There was no official explanation of the high death toll among soldiers but photos in Algerian media showed soldiers in their army fatigues with no protective firefighting clothing.

published on : 11th August 2021

Wildfires in Algeria kill 42 people, authorities blame arson

Algeria joins a string of countries to be hit by major blazes in recent weeks, including Greece, Turkey, Cyprus and the western United States.

published on : 11th August 2021

Algeria votes for new parliament but activists plan boycott

Authorities have tightened the screws on the Hirak protest movement in recent weeks, and police arrested a politician and journalist who are prominent opposition figures in the run-up to the voting.

published on : 12th June 2021

Algeria issues 'terrorism' warrants for exiled activists

The warrants come as Algeria's anti-government protesters, the Hirak movement, are boosting weekly rallies ahead of June elections.

published on : 22nd March 2021