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#Algeria

# algeria - Friday 19 July, 2019

Bizarre deflected early goal enough for Algeria to claim AFCON glory in scrappy final
# Champions
From The42
# Champions

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

Jul 19th 2019, 10:22 PM 8,265 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.

# algeria - Sunday 14 July, 2019

Man City's Mahrez hits late winner to send Algeria into Africa Cup of Nations final
# Late Late Show
From The42
# Late Late Show

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

Jul 14th 2019, 10:16 PM 5,640 Views 1 Comment

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

# algeria - Sunday 7 July, 2019

One of the favourites for the Africa Cup of Nations seal quarter-final spot
# Winning
From The42
# Winning

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

Jul 7th 2019, 10:29 PM 6,408 Views 0 Comments

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

# algeria - Monday 11 March, 2019

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

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

Mar 11th 2019, 8:14 PM 5,491 Views 3 Comments

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

# algeria - Wednesday 26 September, 2018

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

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

Sep 26th 2018, 6:00 AM 73,232 Views 38 Comments

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

# algeria - Thursday 7 June, 2018

PSG youngster eclipses Ronaldo on star's 150th outing
# Promise
From The42
# Promise

PSG youngster eclipses Ronaldo on star's 150th outing

Jun 7th 2018, 10:39 PM 15,615 Views 8 Comments

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

# algeria - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

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

More than 250 killed as military plane crashes in Algeria

Apr 11th 2018, 12:20 PM 16,179 Views 6 Comments

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

# algeria - Monday 2 October, 2017

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

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

Oct 2nd 2017, 6:06 PM 15,947 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 - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

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

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

Jun 22nd 2016, 10:52 AM 8,530 Views 15 Comments

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

# algeria - Saturday 12 September, 2015

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

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

Sep 12th 2015, 3:30 PM 19,069 Views 13 Comments

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

# algeria - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

Police capture terror suspect after he accidentally shoots himself
# Trail Of Blood
# Trail Of Blood

Police capture terror suspect after he accidentally shoots himself

Apr 22nd 2015, 4:38 PM 9,091 Views 17 Comments

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

# algeria - Sunday 29 March, 2015

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

The militant behind the Tunisia museum massacre has been killed

Mar 29th 2015, 12:23 PM 14,415 Views 55 Comments

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

# algeria - Thursday 2 October, 2014

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

Hunt for 15 suspects over beheading of French tourist

Oct 2nd 2014, 8:04 PM 13,311 Views 29 Comments

Herve Gourdel was kidnapped and beheaded by fugitives last week.

# algeria - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

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

New video shows beheading of Frenchman by Islamic State militants

Sep 24th 2014, 11:24 PM 42,901 Views 213 Comments

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

# algeria - Monday 22 September, 2014

Frenchman kidnapped by terrorists in Algeria
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Frenchman kidnapped by terrorists in Algeria

Sep 22nd 2014, 9:43 PM 6,763 Views 6 Comments

It is unclear which group is behind the latest kidnapping.

# algeria - Saturday 30 August, 2014

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

Seven killed as Ukrainian cargo plane crashes in Sahara

Aug 30th 2014, 3:36 PM 5,542 Views 14 Comments

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

# algeria - Monday 30 June, 2014

Glenn Hoddle just called Algeria 'Al Jazeera' on ITV
# Brazil 2014
From The42
# Brazil 2014

Glenn Hoddle just called Algeria 'Al Jazeera' on ITV

Jun 30th 2014, 10:14 PM 12,092 Views 21 Comments

Nearly, Glenn.

# algeria - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

Feb 11th 2014, 11:05 PM 23,167 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
# Air Disaster
# Air Disaster

Lone survivor found after Algeria military plane crash kills 77

Feb 11th 2014, 10:00 PM 21,000 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.”

The 5 at 5: Tuesday
# Take Five
# Take Five

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

Feb 11th 2014, 4:51 PM 9,695 Views 0 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# algeria - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

FIFA announces pots for World Cup 2014 draw
# Brazil 2014
From The42
# Brazil 2014

FIFA announces pots for World Cup 2014 draw

Dec 3rd 2013, 5:56 PM 4,858 Views 12 Comments

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

# algeria - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

Make-or-break qualifier sees Algeria fans fill stadium... SIX HOURS before kick-off
# Anticipation
From The42
# Anticipation

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

Nov 19th 2013, 3:18 PM 4,588 Views 3 Comments

You can’t question their commitment.

# algeria - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

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

Racist graffiti scrawled on walls during Halal store ransacking

Nov 12th 2013, 9:20 PM 38,278 Views 211 Comments

The wholesale food store was trashed on 2 November.

# algeria - Sunday 3 March, 2013

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

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

Mar 3rd 2013, 1:14 PM 3,435 Views 14 Comments

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

The 9 at 9: Sunday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Mar 3rd 2013, 9:03 AM 12,255 Views 18 Comments

Good morning! Here’s what you need to know as you kick off your Sunday.

# algeria - Tuesday 22 January, 2013

Britain to use chairmanship of G8 to focus on terror threat
# David Cameron
# David Cameron

Britain to use chairmanship of G8 to focus on terror threat

Jan 22nd 2013, 7:30 AM 2,065 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 - Monday 21 January, 2013

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

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
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

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

Jan 21st 2013, 7:59 PM 6,285 Views 5 Comments

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

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

Algeria: Irish hostage Stephen McFaul returns home to family

Jan 21st 2013, 6:12 PM 4,438 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
# Algeria
# Algeria

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

Jan 21st 2013, 1:30 PM 11,198 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'
# Hostage
# Hostage

Algeria hostage 'arrives home to Ireland'

Jan 21st 2013, 11:17 AM 3,976 Views 1 Comment

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

The 9 at 9: Monday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Jan 21st 2013, 8:52 AM 8,795 Views 10 Comments

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

Death toll climbs past 80 in siege in Algerian hostage crisis
# Hostage Crisis
# Hostage Crisis

Death toll climbs past 80 in siege in Algerian hostage crisis

Jan 21st 2013, 7:54 AM 3,611 Views 28 Comments

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

# algeria - Sunday 20 January, 2013

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

Algeria: Details sought on missing hostages as Britain confirms deaths

Jan 20th 2013, 9:21 AM 4,201 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.

# algeria - Saturday 19 January, 2013

Gas, Gardaí and Tiny Dancers: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Gas, Gardaí and Tiny Dancers: The week in numbers

Jan 19th 2013, 7:30 PM 8,848 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'
# Algeria
# Algeria

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

Jan 19th 2013, 3:21 PM 6,676 Views 29 Comments

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

The 9 at 9: Saturday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Jan 19th 2013, 9:01 AM 12,105 Views 24 Comments

Good morning! Here’s what you need to know as you kick off your weekend.

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

Fate of foreign hostages in Algeria hangs in balance

Jan 19th 2013, 8:33 AM 2,784 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
# Factfile
# Factfile

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

Jan 19th 2013, 8:00 AM 6,292 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.

# algeria - Friday 18 January, 2013

The Evening Fix… now with added 'fo shizzle'
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix… now with added 'fo shizzle'

Jan 18th 2013, 7:50 PM 6,054 Views 1 Comment

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

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