Last Updated: Thursday, December 19, 2013, 04:24
The United States today blacklisted a shadowy Al-Qaeda breakaway faction behind the bloody siege of an Algerian gas plant, and the leader of a Palestinian group fighting for Islamists in Syria.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 05, 2013, 23:10
Algerian army helicopters killed a top al Qaeda leader and four associates as they sped through the southern Algerian desert, a local official said on Thursday.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 30, 2013, 14:08
Two Algerian detainees at Guantanamo Bay are fighting efforts by US President Barack Obama`s administration to transfer them to their homeland, fearing abuse, a lawyer has said.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 17, 2013, 17:05
Algeria`s 76-year-old President Abdelaziz Bouteflika was today designated his party`s candidate in the 2014 presidential election, despite having been largely unseen for months because of health woes.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 31, 2013, 13:50
The bodies of 87 migrants were found in Niger`s desert north after they died of thirst just a few kilometres from the border of Algeria, their planned destination, sources said.
Last Updated: Monday, October 28, 2013, 20:44
Dozens of Nigerien migrants heading for Algeria died of thirst in the desert south of the Sahara after their vehicle broke down, local officials said on Monday, while police said 19 survived.
Last Updated: Sunday, September 29, 2013, 19:14
World's largest steel producer ArcelorMittal and Algeria's state-owned company Sider have finalised a strategic agreement for an investment plan of USD 763 million for a steel complex at Annaba, among other things.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 10, 2013, 10:36
Algerian troops have killed two armed Islamists east of the capital, the defence ministry said on Monday, as media reported an attack on a military convoy left two soldiers dead.
Last Updated: Friday, August 30, 2013, 14:52
Two Al Qaeda linked militants have been arrested in Algeria for their suspected involvement in an assassination bid against the country`s former prime minister.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 13, 2013, 09:55
Algeria on Monday issued an arrest warrant against a former energy minister over corruption charges related to state-owned energy giant Sonatrach, media reports said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 21:36
The first pictures to emerge of Algeria`s President Abdelaziz Bouteflika since he was hospitalised in France in April were published by a news agency.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 11, 2013, 14:02
Israel has exported military equipment, including hi-tech gear used in combat jets to Pakistan and Arab countries with which it has no diplomatic relations.
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