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Bizarre deflected early goal enough for Algeria to claim AFCON glory in scrappy final
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Bizarre deflected early goal enough for Algeria to claim AFCON glory in scrappy final

Jul 19th 2019, 10:22 PM 8,272 Views 9 Comments

On the back foot for the majority of the game, Algeria defended their early lead against Senagal to lift the title for the second time.

Man City's Mahrez hits late winner to send Algeria into Africa Cup of Nations final
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Man City's Mahrez hits late winner to send Algeria into Africa Cup of Nations final

Jul 14th 2019, 10:16 PM 5,643 Views 1 Comment

Senegal await in the decider which will take place on Friday.

One of the favourites for the Africa Cup of Nations seal quarter-final spot
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One of the favourites for the Africa Cup of Nations seal quarter-final spot

Jul 7th 2019, 10:29 PM 6,411 Views 0 Comments

Algeria will face either Ivory Coast or Mali in the last eight after seeing off Guinea.

Algerian president to drop bid for fifth term in office following weeks of protests against his candidacy
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Algerian president to drop bid for fifth term in office following weeks of protests against his candidacy

Mar 11th 2019, 8:14 PM 5,496 Views 3 Comments

Thousands have taken to the streets in recent weeks against the 82 year-old’s bid for another term in office.

Boots pharmacy which questioned man about hydrogen peroxide 'discriminated on grounds of race'
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Boots pharmacy which questioned man about hydrogen peroxide 'discriminated on grounds of race'

Sep 26th 2018, 6:00 AM 74,562 Views 38 Comments

The man said he was seen as suspicious “because of the colour of his skin and his beard”.

PSG youngster eclipses Ronaldo on star's 150th outing
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PSG youngster eclipses Ronaldo on star's 150th outing

Jun 7th 2018, 10:39 PM 15,624 Views 8 Comments

Goncalo Guedes was the star of the show as Portugal eased past Algeria.

More than 250 killed as military plane crashes in Algeria
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More than 250 killed as military plane crashes in Algeria

Apr 11th 2018, 12:20 PM 16,182 Views 6 Comments

The plane went down near an airbase soon after taking off.

Minister refuses to revoke deportation order for man with links to Islamic terrorism
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Minister refuses to revoke deportation order for man with links to Islamic terrorism

Oct 2nd 2017, 6:06 PM 15,953 Views 0 Comments

The Supreme Court had ordered the Minister for Justice to reconsider the decision not to revoke the man’s deportation order.

Algeria blocks social networks throughout the country to prevent cheating in exams
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Algeria blocks social networks throughout the country to prevent cheating in exams

Jun 22nd 2016, 10:52 AM 8,538 Views 15 Comments

Over 500,000 high school students were required to resit exams after exam papers were leaked.

'Sometimes, I take my veil off and only put it back on when I leave'
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'Sometimes, I take my veil off and only put it back on when I leave'

Sep 12th 2015, 3:30 PM 19,070 Views 13 Comments

Young North Africans are discovering their local shopping centres against a new backdrop of massive carparks, shiny floors, benches and fountains.

Police capture terror suspect after he accidentally shoots himself
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Police capture terror suspect after he accidentally shoots himself

Apr 22nd 2015, 4:38 PM 9,104 Views 17 Comments

The 24-year-old Algerian man was arrested after shooting himself and calling an ambulance.

The militant behind the Tunisia museum massacre has been killed
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The militant behind the Tunisia museum massacre has been killed

Mar 29th 2015, 12:23 PM 14,420 Views 55 Comments

21 tourists were killed in the attack on the Bardo Museum.

Hunt for 15 suspects over beheading of French tourist
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Hunt for 15 suspects over beheading of French tourist

Oct 2nd 2014, 8:04 PM 13,319 Views 29 Comments

Herve Gourdel was kidnapped and beheaded by fugitives last week.

New video shows beheading of Frenchman by Islamic State militants
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New video shows beheading of Frenchman by Islamic State militants

Sep 24th 2014, 11:24 PM 42,920 Views 213 Comments

Herve Gourdel, a French hiker, was abducted at the weekend.

Frenchman kidnapped by terrorists in Algeria
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Frenchman kidnapped by terrorists in Algeria

Sep 22nd 2014, 9:43 PM 6,766 Views 6 Comments

It is unclear which group is behind the latest kidnapping.

Seven killed as Ukrainian cargo plane crashes in Sahara
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Seven killed as Ukrainian cargo plane crashes in Sahara

Aug 30th 2014, 3:36 PM 5,545 Views 14 Comments

The Antonov 12, which had come from Glasgow, came down near Tamanrasset airport around 2,000km south of Algiers.

Glenn Hoddle just called Algeria 'Al Jazeera' on ITV
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Glenn Hoddle just called Algeria 'Al Jazeera' on ITV

Jun 30th 2014, 10:14 PM 12,093 Views 21 Comments

Nearly, Glenn.

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday
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Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Feb 11th 2014, 11:05 PM 23,169 Views 4 Comments

Everyone’s talking about phone bugging, Shirley Temple’s death and today’s snow.

Lone survivor found after Algeria military plane crash kills 77
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Lone survivor found after Algeria military plane crash kills 77

Feb 11th 2014, 10:00 PM 21,001 Views 29 Comments

President Abdelaziz Bouteflika announced three days of national mourning to begin tomorrow, praising the soldiers who perished in the crash as “martyrs.”

FIFA announces pots for World Cup 2014 draw
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# Brazil 2014

FIFA announces pots for World Cup 2014 draw

Dec 3rd 2013, 5:56 PM 4,859 Views 12 Comments

Sepp Blatter was in Brazil today to unveil the format for Friday’s draw.

Make-or-break qualifier sees Algeria fans fill stadium... SIX HOURS before kick-off
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Make-or-break qualifier sees Algeria fans fill stadium... SIX HOURS before kick-off

Nov 19th 2013, 3:18 PM 4,590 Views 3 Comments

You can’t question their commitment.

Racist graffiti scrawled on walls during Halal store ransacking
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Racist graffiti scrawled on walls during Halal store ransacking

Nov 12th 2013, 9:20 PM 38,302 Views 211 Comments

The wholesale food store was trashed on 2 November.

Chadian army claims mastermind of Algerian gas plant attack killed in Mali
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Chadian army claims mastermind of Algerian gas plant attack killed in Mali

Mar 3rd 2013, 1:14 PM 3,439 Views 14 Comments

The army said he was killed during an operation that also “neutralised” at least 15 Islamist rebels.

Britain to use chairmanship of G8 to focus on terror threat
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Britain to use chairmanship of G8 to focus on terror threat

Jan 22nd 2013, 7:30 AM 2,068 Views 6 Comments

British Prime Minister David Cameron said that he would put the topic to the “top of the agenda where it belongs.”

Algeria says 37 foreigners killed in gas plant siege
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Algeria says 37 foreigners killed in gas plant siege

Jan 21st 2013, 8:44 PM 4,376 Views 0 Comments

The Algerian PM said some of the hostages had been executed “with a bullet to the head” as the four-day crisis ended in a bloodbath.

The Evening Fix... now with added tips on building a rainbow igloo
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The Evening Fix... now with added tips on building a rainbow igloo

Jan 21st 2013, 7:59 PM 6,289 Views 5 Comments

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Algeria: Irish hostage Stephen McFaul returns home to family
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Algeria: Irish hostage Stephen McFaul returns home to family

Jan 21st 2013, 6:12 PM 4,440 Views 15 Comments

In a statement, McFaul said he wanted time to reflect on what had happened to him and his colleagues in Algeria.

'They were brutally executed' - Hostages describe Algeria siege ordeal
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'They were brutally executed' - Hostages describe Algeria siege ordeal

Jan 21st 2013, 1:30 PM 11,204 Views 14 Comments

Survivors of the four-day crisis say they were strapped to explosives while some describe finding bodies riddled with bullets, their heads half blown away by the impact.

Algeria hostage 'arrives home to Ireland'
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Algeria hostage 'arrives home to Ireland'

Jan 21st 2013, 11:17 AM 3,978 Views 1 Comment

Stephen McFaul arrived back home to Northern Ireland yesterday evening, latest reports say.

Death toll climbs past 80 in siege in Algerian hostage crisis
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Death toll climbs past 80 in siege in Algerian hostage crisis

Jan 21st 2013, 7:54 AM 3,620 Views 28 Comments

As many as 48 hostages are believed to have been killed in the crisis.

Algeria: Details sought on missing hostages as Britain confirms deaths
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Algeria: Details sought on missing hostages as Britain confirms deaths

Jan 20th 2013, 9:21 AM 4,206 Views 2 Comments

British prime minister David Cameron has confirmed that three Britons are dead and another three are presumed dead as other governments scramble for information on their citizens.

Gas, Gardaí and Tiny Dancers: The week in numbers
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Gas, Gardaí and Tiny Dancers: The week in numbers

Jan 19th 2013, 7:30 PM 8,852 Views 3 Comments

Just how popular IS the DublinBikes system? And how many spheres does a sex toy need to win approval from the ECJ?

Algeria: 18 killed - including seven hostages - in 'final assault'
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Algeria: 18 killed - including seven hostages - in 'final assault'

Jan 19th 2013, 3:21 PM 6,678 Views 29 Comments

Algerian security forces are now thought to be sweeping the gas plant to remove landmines planted around it.

Fate of foreign hostages in Algeria hangs in balance
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Fate of foreign hostages in Algeria hangs in balance

Jan 19th 2013, 8:33 AM 2,786 Views 3 Comments

It is believed that there are still around 10 hostages, but more workers remain unaccounted for, including 10 Japanese and eight Norwegians.

Explainer: Here’s what you need to know about Mali
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Explainer: Here’s what you need to know about Mali

Jan 19th 2013, 8:00 AM 6,298 Views 43 Comments

As tensions surge between France and its former colony Mali, this factfile gives the facts about the country and how the current situation arose.

The Evening Fix… now with added 'fo shizzle'
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The Evening Fix… now with added 'fo shizzle'

Jan 18th 2013, 7:50 PM 6,058 Views 1 Comment

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

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