Algeria

January 23, 2015

Ghana 1-0 Algeria: Gyan rises from sickbed to revive Black Stars' fortunes
18:11 GMT

The striker recovered from malaria to feature on Friday and fired his nation right back into contention to qualify from Group C

January 22, 2015

Nabil Bentaleb
14:09 GMT

The Tottenham star isn't interested in talking up his nation's chances of success in the media and prefers to focus on the performance of the side instead

January 21, 2015

Israeli forensics examine the scene of an attack after Hamza Muhammad Hasan Matro, age 23, stabbed at least five people on a Tel Aviv bus on January 21, 2015. (AFP/Jack Guez)
14:01 GMT

Hamza Muhammad Hassan Matrouk from Tulkarm refugee camp was identified as the assailant behind the Tel Aviv bus stabbing.

January 19, 2015

Algeria 3-1 South Africa: Slimani seals emphatic comeback
21:18 GMT

Bafana Bafana took the lead just after half-time but three goals in 16 minutes secured maximum points for Christian Gourcuff's side

January 17, 2015

Daesh has claimed responsibility for the attack on the Algerian embassy. The aftermath of the explosion is pictured above. (AFP/Mahmud Turkia)
19:36 GMT

A bomb injured two security guards in an attack on Algeria's embassy in Libya.

The Kouachi brothers are of Algerian descent. However, according to Algerian Foreign Minister Ramtane Lamamra, the brothers "have never set foot in Algeria." (AFP/File)
16:14 GMT

Algerian authorities rejected a French request to bury the bodies of the Charlie Hebdo attackers Cherif and Said Kouachi in Algeria.

January 11, 2015

Saad Lamjarred seriously rock the stage. (Image: Facebook)
09:38 GMT

Hitting up the Cupola of Algiers, Saad Lamjarred was well loved by his adoring, dancing Algerian audience on Friday night.

January 10, 2015

A massive search is underway for Hayat Boumeddiene who has been linked to France's two-day terrorism ordeal. (French Police/AFP)
11:15 GMT

Police are questioning the wives of the Charlie Hebdo attackers in the hope of finding the girlfriend and suspected accomplice of hostage-taker Amedy Coulibaly.

December 31, 2014

But the price per barrel used for revenue calculations is $37, sharply below the latest record low for Brent North Sea crude of $56.74.
04:55 GMT

OPEC member Algeria will post a 41.7 billion euro ($51.2 billion) deficit next year due to the sharp fall in oil prices,

December 25, 2014

Arwa doesn't seem to like Algerian people much, especially not Arab Idol 3 contestant Jard! (Image: Facebook)
05:00 GMT

Yemeni singer Arwa launched a surprising verbal attack on Algerian women by calling them "sluts"! She really has it in for them!

December 24, 2014

Three militants from the Daesh-linked Jund al-Khilafa were killed by Algeria's army. (AFP/File)
10:05 GMT

Algeria's army killed three militants including a key leader of a group linked to Daesh, which claimed responsibility for killing a French national in September.

December 1, 2014

Yacine Brahimi
22:02 GMT

The Algeria star paid tribute to his club and country after being handed the award on Monday

November 27, 2014

Algerian men protest against President Abdulaziz Bouteflika's decision to run office for a forth term. (AFP/File)
05:00 GMT

While the political situation in Algeria remains tense, the EU held talks with numerous opposition groups, angering President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's government. Will there be stability or turmoil?

November 17, 2014

Jordan’s only golf course is a 9-hole gem just a short drive south of Amman (play off 18 tees to gain a different perspective on the second time around!). The Bisharat Golf Course offers challenging hillside terrain with putting “browns” sited within forested wadis. Enjoy a cold beer and spectacular views from its cozy clubhouse patios.
09:34 GMT

Golf in the Middle East: eat, pray, golf! 17 Middle East golf courses to grip it and rip it!

November 14, 2014

The border town of Arsal has been the site of fierce clashes between militants and the Lebanese army in recent months, sparking high tensions between Syrians refugees and Lebanese host communities. (AFP/File)
09:37 GMT

A bomb hit a Lebanese military vehicle Friday in the outskirts of Arsal's northeast region, according to a security source, wounding two soldiers.