Football

Algeria charter planes to carry fans for African Cup semi-final

Algerian authorities hope additional fans for Sunday's semi-final against Nigeria will help boost the team.

Algeria charter planes to carry fans for African Cup semi-final

France

Woman killed, shops looted in France after Algeria's football win

Woman run over by celebrating Algerian fan in Montpellier while shops looted in Paris after team's quarter-final win.

Woman killed, shops looted in France after Algeria's football win

Africa

Algeria and Tunisia progress to AFCON semi-finals

Tunisia beat underdogs Madagascar 3-0 while Algeria defeated Ivory Coast in a penalty shoot-out after a 1-1 draw.

Algeria and Tunisia progress to AFCON semi-finals

Algeria

Islamist leader elected new speaker of Algeria parliament

Slimane Chenine's election marks first time in Algeria's history an opposition member voted as parliamentary speaker.

Islamist leader elected new speaker of Algeria parliament

Middle East

Algeria's army chief cautions against calls for 'civilian state'

Gaid Salah terms the demand a 'poisonous idea' that has come amid persisting protests.

Algeria's army chief cautions against calls for 'civilian state'

Algeria

Algeria: Senator Djamel Ould Abbes arrested on corruption charges

Accusations against the ruling party official include the misuse of public funds and abuse of office for personal gain.

Algeria: Senator Djamel Ould Abbes arrested on corruption charges

Middle East

Algeria protesters demand free elections within six months

Algerian protesters and opposition parties have demanded elections take place by the end of the year, after the interim president pushed for talks.

Algeria

'No to dictatorship!': Algerians rally on independence day

Protesters take to the streets across Algeria as pro-democracy movement keeps up pressure on ruling authorities.

'No to dictatorship!': Algerians rally on independence day

Middle East

Algeria's interim president proposes talks without 'state' role

Abdelkader Bensalah called for national inclusive dialogue - without military involvement - to end Algeria's crisis.

Algeria's interim president proposes talks without 'state' role

Algeria

Algerian parliament president Bouchareb resigns

Seen as pillar of ruling elite, Mouad Bouchareb quits after protesters demand his removal.

Algeria parliament president Bouchareb resigns: Ennahar TV

Sport

AFCON 2019: Key facts about Africa's biggest football tournament

With 24 teams participating, this is the largest AFCON yet and also the first to be played during Europe's summer.

Football

African Cup of Nations: Algeria to face Kenya in group C

It is the first time Algeria are playing in Egypt since their team bus was pelted with rocks by Egyptian fans before their World Cup qualifier in 2009, and they could face the hosts again.

Middle East

Protests in Algeria as prominent figures arrested in graft probe

Thousands keep up call for entire government surrounding former President Abdelaziz Bouteflika to quit.

Protests in Algeria as prominent figures arrested in graft probe

Algeria

Those who oppose military are 'enemies of Algeria': Army chief

Ahmed Gaid Salah accuses some parties of favouring constitutional vacuum in order to extend political crisis.

Those who oppose military are 'enemies of Algeria': Army chief

The Listening Post

Algeria: The revolution will be YouTubed

Long before the protests began, a generation of YouTubers emerged as unofficial spokespeople for Algeria's youth.