Algeria

Algeria wildfires kill 42, authorities blame arson

Wildfires fanned by blistering temperatures and tinder-dry conditions have killed at least 42 people in Algeria, authorities said on Tuesday, adding that the fires had criminal origins

Smoke rises from a wildfire in the forested hills of the Kabylie region, east of the capital Algiers, on 10 August 2021

Blistering temperature

Five dead as wildfires rage across Algeria

At least five people have died in raging wildfires in Algeria as firefighters battle more than 31 blazes amid blistering temperatures and tinder-dry conditions, officials said Tuesday

A local resident gestures as he holds n empty water hose during an attempt to extinguish forest fires approaching the village of Pefki on Evia (Euboea) island, Greece's second largest island, on 8 August 2021.

Algerian Nourine suspended, sent home for withdrawing to avoid Israeli

The International Judo Federation suspended on Saturday an Algerian judoka and his coach for withdrawing from the Tokyo Olympics before his event started, after the draw set him on course for a match ...

Algerian Nourine suspended, sent home for withdrawing to avoid Israeli

150 Algeria bathers fall sick after sea polluted: Media

Twenty-eight divers and seven civil defence workers who were sent to investigate were also reported to have become unwell

150 Algeria bathers fall sick after sea polluted: Media

China certified malaria-free after 70-year fight

China was certified as malaria-free on Wednesday by the World Health Organization, following a 70-year effort to eradicate the mosquito-borne disease

China certified malaria-free after 70-year fight

Military chief Gaid Salah becomes Algeria’s new leader

As chief of Algeria’s military for a record 15 years, general Ahmed Gaid Salah has became the country’s de facto leader after longtime president Abdelaziz Bouteflika resigned in ...

Military chief Gaid Salah becomes Algeria’s new leader

Bangladeshi workers in Algeria fall victim to recruiting agencies' traps

When they left the country for Algeria a few months back with dreams of changing their fate, they all were ecstatic. Now they feel trapped and are living in inhuman conditions in the North African ...

Bangladeshi workers in Algeria fall victim to recruiting agencies' traps

Algeria to reopen mission in Dhaka

Algeria will reopen its diplomatic mission in Dhaka to boost its trade and commerce with Bangladesh.Algerian acting president Abdelkader Bensalah said this in a meeting with prime minister Sheikh ...

Algeria to reopen mission in Dhaka

Algeria's Bouteflika resigns

Algeria's ailing leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika submitted his resignation with immediate effect, state media said Tuesday, ceding power in the face of massive street protests after two decades at the ...

Algeria's Bouteflika resigns

Algeria army chief wants Bouteflika be declared unfit to rule

Algeria's army chief called Tuesday for president Abdelaziz Bouteflika to be declared unfit to govern, following weeks of mass protests demanding the ailing leader step down after two decades in ...

Algeria army chief wants Bouteflika be declared unfit to rule
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