TAMANRASSET (Algeria)- Minister of the Interior, Local Authorities and National Planning Noureddine Bedoui, has inaugurated Tuesday in Tamanrasset, a gas pipeline and a natural gas transfer station, as part of the natural gas network project in the capital of Ahaggar.

4.7-magnitude quake hits Mostaganem

Monday, 23 April 2018 17:30
ALGIERS- An earthquake measuring 4.7 on the Richter scale hit the province of Mostaganem (355-km east of Algiers) on Monday at 4.48 p.m., said the National Centre of Research in Astronomy, Astrophysics and Geophysics (CRAAG) in a communiqué.
ALGIERS- Three drug traffickers were arrested and nearly three quintals of cannabis resin were seized Sunday in Tlemcen (580-km west of Algiers) by units of the National Gendarmerie, while a smuggler was intercepted and three all-terrain vehicles were seized in Tamanrasset and Bordj Badji Mokhtar by detachments of the People's National army, said Monday the Ministry of National Defence in a communiqué.
BECHAR (Algeria)- Minister of Environment and Renewable Energies Fatma Zohra Zerouati, said on Sunday in Bechar (1000 km southeast of Algiers), that the sector would provide total support to investors in the waste recycling market.

3.3-magnitude quake shakes Batna

Sunday, 22 April 2018 15:01
ALGIERS- An earthquake measuring 3.3 on the Richter scale hit the province of Batna (435-km east of Algiers) on Sunday at 12:56, said the National Centre of Research in Astronomy, Astrophysics and Geophysics (CRAAG) in a statement.
ALGIERS- Two drug traffickers, in possession of 18kg of cannabis resin, were arrested by units of the National Gendarmerie in Sidi Bel Abbes (440-km west of Algiers), said Friday the Ministry of National Defence in a communiqué.
ALGIERS- Six smugglers were arrested and nine quintals of foodstuffs seized Sunday in Tamanrasset and In-Guezzam by Army detachments, who also seized more than five quintals of cannabis in Tlemcen and Bechar, the ministry of National Defense said in a statement.
ALGIERS- Seventeen homemade bombs were destroyed Wednesday in Batna (435-km east of Algiers) by a detachment of the People's National Army, said the Ministry of National Defence in a statement on Thursday.
ALGIERS- Four drug traffickers were arrested Sunday in Tlemcen and Bechar by detachments of the National People's Army (ANP), which also seized 184 kg of cannabis resin, said Monday the National Defence Ministry (MDN) in a communiqué.
ORAN (Algeria)- National Gendarmerie units thwarted Saturday, in the province of El Bayadh (700-km southwest of Algiers), an attempt to smuggle 42 archaeological pieces, sources from the security body said Sunday.