Algeria news

  • Algeria: Army chief proposes independent body to oversee polls 21 May 2019 03:28 [Algeria], May 21 (ANI): Underlining that the ensuing presidential election will prevent Algeria from "falling into the trap of a constitutional void", the Army chief Lieutenant General Gaid Salah on Monday proposed the formation of an " …
  • Polls the best route out of Algeria’s political crisis – Army chief 21 May 2019 02:03 Elections are the best way to overcome Algeria’s political crisis and avoid a constitutional vacuum, the country’s army chief said on state television. Lieutenant-General Ahmed Gaed Salah on Monday also urged speeding up the formation of a committee to …
  • Human Rights Movements in the Middle East 21 May 2019 01:36 This is an excerpt from Regional Security in the Middle East: Sectors, Variables and Issues. Get your free copy here. The Middle East is often portrayed as an outlier when it comes to human rights, but rights are an important part of the political, …
  • Algeria's army chief says elections best way out of crisis 21 May 2019 00:40 Algeria's army chief of staff has warned against calls by protesters to postpone the country's presidential election, saying it were the best way out of the current political crisis. The announcement by Lieutenant General Ahmed Gaid Salah on Monday …
  • Algerian political parties call for negotiation to end crisis 20 May 2019 22:48 ALGIERS, May 20, (Xinhua/GNA) - Political parties and prominent persons in Algeria have announced proposals for edging further toward solving the political stalemate in the north African country following the resignation of former President Abdelaziz …
  • Why African players are dominating European leagues 20 May 2019 22:46 Sadio Mane scored from close range after 17 minutes and again after 81 to join Liverpool team-mate Mohamed Salah and Arsenal's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang as the Premier League's top scorer on 22 goals. The goals, however, were not enough to crown …
  • Make intra-African migration a safe, orderly, productive process 20 May 2019 22:13 By FOLASHADE SOULE More by this Author By CAMILLA TOULMIN More by this Author In recent years, images of young Africans attempting to reach Europe, sometimes through the most daring and desperate routes, have become a fixture on global and national news …
  • Kuwait's oil production declined by 10 thousand bpd 20 May 2019 22:01 (MENAFN - Arab Times) Oil production will rise given Iran's production shortfall KUWAIT CITY, May 20, Kuwait's oil production declined by 10 thousand barrels per day from 2.707 million bpd to 2.697 million bpd in April, according to a report of the …
  • People's power in power games - The Nation Newspaper 20 May 2019 21:27 When properly channeled, there is a potentially compelling power in the civilian population of every humanistic – as opposed to martial – society that could dictate the direction of its nationhood. Even martial societies have their tipping points, a red …
  • Total S.A. Bets On LNG Future 20 May 2019 19:56 Source: Steelguru/Wcom Investment Thesis The French-based Total S.A. (TOT) belongs to my selected "integrated" oil supermajors. One central component that the company shares with the big-oil group is that it runs operations related to the …
  • TODAY in HISTORY: MAY 21 20 May 2019 19:49 Following are some of the major events to have occurred on May 21 Reuters 1904 – FIFA, football’s international governing body, was established in Paris. 1927 – Charles Lindbergh became the first pilot to fly the Atlantic solo, from Long Island, New York, …
  • EXTRA TIME: Watch Sofiane Feghouli's bicycle kick equaliser against Istanbul Basaksehir 20 May 2019 19:21 The Algeria international found the back of the net in a spectacular way to inspire the Lions' to victory in Sunday's Istanbul derby Sofiane Feghouli scored a stunning bicycle kick for Galatasaray in their 2-1 win over Istanbul Basaksehir on Sunday …
  • AFCON 2019 Official Mascot ‘Tutankhamun’ Unveiled 20 May 2019 18:38 Ahead of the 2019 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Egypt, the official mascot of the tournament has been unveiled by the Local Organizing Committee and it is called The child “Tut” reports Completesports.com. The mascot is named after the Pharaoh King …
  • Algeria army: Elections are best way out of crisis 20 May 2019 18:36 The chief of Algerian armed forces says elections are the best way to overcome the country’s political crisis and avoid a constitutional vacuum following the ouster of long-time leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika. Speaking on state television on Monday, …
  • New envoys to India, China, Japan appointed 20 May 2019 18:14 ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan approved on Monday appointments of over two dozen ambassadors in various countries including key capitals New Delhi and Beijing. The appointments were long due as several Pakistani missions were without envoys since the …
  • Is Algeria facing a brain drain 20 May 2019 17:01 SHARE ... Tweet Algerian "brain-drain" may well be one of the major challenges facing the new government that emerges from the election results. The country ranks 85 out of 189 in the Human Development Index of living standards compiled by the …
  • Sebastien Migne: I still have room for new additions in Harambee Stars squad 20 May 2019 15:40 Kenya are scheduled to depart for Paris on May 31, where they are set to pitch camp for three weeks before the tournament Harambee Stars coach Sebastien Migne says he is still looking at the possibility of adding players to the provision squad for the …
  • Pakistan appoints diplomats to 18 stations 20 May 2019 15:11 ISLAMABAD: In a bid to push the diplomatic discourse, Pakistan on Monday appointed ambassadors and diplomats to 18 stations, including China, India, Japan, Belgium, Malaysia, etc. The appointments have been finalised after approval by Prime Minister Imran …
  • World: Mixed Migration Hub Trend Bulletin, April 2019 20 May 2019 13:39 monthly trend report covering mixed migration to, through & from NORTH AFRICA About: MHub is the regional knowledge hub and secretariat for the North Africa Mixed Migration Task Force, comprising of DRC, IOM, OHCHR, MMC, Save the Children, UNHCR, …
  • Israel Briefs: Record Number of Muslim Tourists Visit Israel in 2018… 20 May 2019 13:18 Record Number of Muslim Tourists Visit Israel in 2018 More than 72,000 Muslim tourists visited Israel in 2018 — a record number and a 15 percent increase from the previous year, according to data from Israel’s Population and Immigration Authority, JNS.org …
  • Algeria's army chief says elections are best way out of crisis 20 May 2019 13:07 Elections are the best way to overcome Algeria’s political crisis and avoid a constitutional vacuum, the country’s army chief said on state television, reports Trend citing to Reuters Lieutenant-General Ahmed Gaed Salah on Monday also urged speeding up the …
  • Nkana FC defender Duncan Otieno: I have to compete with Wanyama and Kenya's best 20 May 2019 12:32 Kenya are scheduled to depart for Paris on May 31, where they are set to pitch camp for three weeks before the tournament Nkana FC midfielder Duncan Otieno believes that he will soon be a regular player for Harambee Stars. The midfielder has had a …
  • Eni Awarded Exploration Block In Argentina's Offshore 20 May 2019 12:28 May 20 (Reuters) - Eni SpA ::ENI AWARDED A HIGH POTENTIAL EXPLORATION BLOCK IN ARGENTINA'S OFFSHORE.ARGENTINIAN AUTHORITIES OFFICIALLY AWARDED THE EXPLORATION LICENSE OF OFFSHORE BLOCK MLO 124 TO AN ENI-LED CONSORTIUM.ENI HOLDS 80% WORKING INTEREST AND …
  • Helium Is A Finite Resource—Who Knew? 20 May 2019 12:19 Almost precisely 10 years ago I wrote about the likelihood of a shortage of helium in the not-to-distant future in a piece entitled "Let's party 'til the helium's gone." Last week worries about a helium shortage appeared in my news …
  • 2019 AFCON: Man City’s Mahrez predicts country to win trophy in Egypt, gives reasons 20 May 2019 11:27 Manchester City star, Riyad Mahrez, has given reasons why his country, Algeria, will win the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, in Egypt. One of Mahrez’s reason was that the Desert Warriors have not won the AFCON in the past 29 years, adding that he wants …