PM Modi greets Algeria on their Independence Day
PM Modi greets Algeria on their Independence Day

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday wished the people of Algeria on their Independence Day.

President greets Algeria on Independence Day eve

President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday greeted the government and people of Algeria on the eve of the country's Independence Day, reiterating India's commitment to enhancing bilateral relations between the two nations.

Algeria army kills 2 Islamists in ambush

Algerian troops have killed two armed Islamists in an ambush in Tizi Ouzou province, east of the capital, the defence ministry said Tuesday.

Libya jihadist group denies death of Qaeda-linked Belmokhtar

Libyan jihadist group Ansar al-Sharia denied on Tuesday that the Al-Qaeda-linked mastermind of a deadly 2013 siege at an Algerian gas plant had been killed in a US air strike.

Algeria gas plant jihadist Belmokhtar `killed in US strike`

 Al-Qaeda-linked jihadist Mokhtar Belmokhtar, who allegedly masterminded the siege of an Algerian gas plant in which 38 hostages died, has been killed in a US air strike, Libya`s internationally recognised government said.

Libya says al Qaeda's ''uncatchable'' veteran militant killed in US strike

A veteran Islamist militant blamed for a deadly attack on an Algerian gas field and who ran smuggling routes across North Africa has been killed in a US air strike inside Libya, Libya`s government said on Sunday.

Algerian jihadist Belmokhtar killed in US strike: Libya`s recognised govt
Algerian jihadist Belmokhtar killed in US strike: Libya`s recognised govt

 Notorious Algerian jihadist Mokhtar Belmokhtar has been killed in a US airstrike in Libya, the strife-torn country`s internationally recognised government said in a statement Sunday.

France deports father of Islamist gunman Merah to Algeria

France on Friday deported the Algerian father of an Islamist who gunned down French soldiers and Jewish children in a 2012 killing spree, police sources said.

Libya factions call for national unity government

 Libyan political factions called Thursday for the urgent formation of a national unity government in their war-torn country, wrapping up two days of talks in Algeria that UN sponsors called positive.

Nirmala Sitharaman to visit Algeria next week for Algiers Trade Fair

 Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will visit Algeria, the fourth-largest economy in the African continent, next week to discuss ways to boost trade and investment between the two countries.

Mali rebels sign initial deal, see more work for final accord

Mali`s Tuareg-led rebels signed a preliminary peace agreement with the government on Thursday as a gesture of "good faith" to end decades of separatist fighting, but wanted more guarantees before signing a final accord.

Al-Qaeda-linked Belmokhtar group in North Africa claims allegiance to IS: report

The Al-Qaeda-linked group of notorious one-eyed Algerian militant Mokhtar Belmokhtar has pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group, according to an audio recording broadcasted by private Mauritanian agency Al-Akhbar.

Algeria Army kills two armed Islamists: Ministry

Soldiers killed two armed Islamists during an ambush Tuesday southwest of Algeria`s capital, the government said, as media reported that four security personnel were slain in the east.

Thwarted French jihadist brought up on terror charges

 An Algerian jihadist sympathiser arrested in connection with a thwarted attack on a church in France was charged with terror-related murder Friday after five days of police questioning.

France hunts accomplices in foiled church attack

French police were hunting Thursday for possible accomplices to an Algerian student whose plan to attack churches was foiled when his arsenal of weapons was uncovered purely by chance.

Sid Ahmed Ghlam: Scholarship student `drawn to jihad`

Would-be jihadist Sid Ahmed Ghlam is a scholarship student who spent his adolescence shuttling between France and Algeria, drawing the attention of the French security services with social network postings expressing his desire to join Islamist militants in Syria.

Algeria army kills four armed Islamists

Algerian troops killed four armed Islamists and recovered weapons and ammunition during an operation not far from the capital on Thursday, the defence ministry said.

CAF poised to choose 2017 African Nations Cup host
CAF poised to choose 2017 African Nations Cup host

Algeria, Gabon or Ghana will be chosen on Wednesday to take over as hosts of the 2017 African Nations Cup finals from war-torn Libya when the Confederation of African Football’s executive committee votes.

Algeria arrests hundreds of illegal migrants

Algeria on Sunday said that about 500 illegal migrants from various African countries were intercepted by the government troops in Tamenrasset province.

Algeria evacuates 160 citizens from Yemen

Algeria evacuated 160 of its citizens from war-torn Yemen on Saturday as a Saudi-led coalition continued a bombing campaign against rebel targets in the Arabian peninsula, national news agency APS reported.