Malika Asahssah hopes to break her record in World 10K Bangalore

Morocco's Malika Asahssah, the fastest woman in the 10K category, will be hoping to break her record at the USD 194,376 TCS World 10K run here.

Morocco pledges $1 mn in relief to quake-ravaged Nepal

 Morocco has decided to provide $1 million in emergency assistance to the earthquake victims in Nepal, the foreign ministry said.

David Beckham to celebrate 40th birthday in Morroco?
David Beckham to celebrate 40th birthday in Morroco?

 Soccer ace David Beckham is rumoured to be planning a lavish star-studded party in Marrakech, Morocco to celebrate his 40th birthday.

David Beckham planning 40th b'day in Morocco?

 Former footballer David Beckham, who turns 40 on May 2, is reportedly planning to celebrate his birthday in Morocco.

UN seeks to step up Western Sahara negotiations

 The UN Security Council is set to push for more intensive negotiations to settle the decades-old dispute over Western Sahara, at the center of tensions between Morocco and African countries.

UN envoy shuttles between Libya rivals in new Morocco talks

UN envoy Bernardino Leon shuttled between delegates of Libya`s rival parliaments in Morocco Thursday as he pushed for a unity government to end the growing unrest in their country.

Morocco bus crash toll hits 34 after girl`s death

A 12-year-old girl who suffered third-degree burns in a bus crash in Morocco last week has died, medical officials said Monday, bringing the accident`s death toll to 34.

Morocco says breaks up Islamic State cell with Dutch ties

Morocco has broken up a militant cell it said was loyal to Islamic State and was planning to stage attacks at home and in the Netherlands, the Interior Ministry said on Monday.

Morocco bus crash kills 31, mostly school athletes

 Schoolchildren returning from a sports competition in Morocco were among 31 people killed today in a head-on collision between a truck and a bus that caught fire, officials said.

Athletes killed as bus, lorry collide in Morocco

A severe accident took place involving a moving bus and a lorry on Friday. The accident was a result of a head-on collision between the bus and lorry and reports suggest that it has killed 31 people, many of them young athletes.

Survivor of Morocco caving tragedy returns to Spain

 A Spanish caver trapped for days in a ravine in Morocco, along with two companions who died there, flew home Tuesday as Spain`s government faced calls to explain why the climbers were not rescued sooner.

Second Spanish caver dies in Morocco`s Atlas mountains: Minister

A second Spanish caver trapped at the bottom of a deep ravine in Morocco`s High Atlas mountains died on Sunday despite efforts by emergency services to rescue him and a third companion, the Spanish interior ministry said.

Trapped Spanish caver dies in Morocco: Local officials

A Spanish caver trapped at the bottom of a cliff in Morocco`s High Atlas mountains died on Saturday, but rescuers were able to save two of his friends, officials said.

More than 300 migrants rescued off Sicily: Reports

Around 318 migrants in distress at sea between Sicily and the coast of Libya were rescued by an Icelandic navy ship taking part in an EU border patrol of the Mediterranean, Italian media reported Saturday.

Morocco locates missing Spanish cavers, rescue launched

 Moroccan emergency services launched a rescue operation for three Spanish cavers Saturday found apparently alive by search teams in the High Atlas mountains, an official said.

Three Spanish cavers missing in Morocco

Three Spanish caving enthusiasts have gone missing in Morocco`s Atlas mountains and intensive air and ground searches are underway to find them, local authorities and a Spanish diplomat said Friday.

India, 29 nations join hands against terrorism

India, Pakistan as well as the five permanent members of the Security Council are among the 30 nations who have joined hands for a group formed at the UN against terrorism.

Shiv Kapur lies 14th after a roller-coaster third round in Morocco
Shiv Kapur lies 14th after a roller-coaster third round in Morocco

Shiv Kapur made a dream start with four birdies in a row and then kept his foot on the accelerator as he was six-under through the first eight holes on the third day of the Trophee Hassan II tournament, here on Saturday.

Shiv Kapur fights back in late stages of second round in Morocco
Shiv Kapur fights back in late stages of second round in Morocco

Shiv Kapur fought back towards the end of the second round, even though a closing hole put him on the borderline to make the midway cut at the Trophee Hassan II here on Friday.