ASSOUAN (Egypt)- The second Aswan International Women Film Festival, in Egypt, paid in the opening ceremony, on Tuesday, a tribute to Algerian Djamila Bouhired, a symbol of anti-colonial struggle.

LEMMA musical band on French tour

Tuesday, 20 February 2018 11:30
BECHAR (Algeria)- The troupe LEMMA of Bechar will be on an artistic tour through many French cities in the last half of March, for the first time since its creation, members of the women's musical troupe said Tuesday.
ALGIERS-Over 40,000 cultural properties have been recovered in the last five years in Algeria, Culture Minister Azzedine Mihoubi announced Sunday.
ORAN- The Operetta "El Fadjr oua El Miksala" (The dawn and the guillotine), dedicated to the memory of Shaheed (War martyr) Ahmed Zabana, will be presented Sunday, at Oran’s Abdelkader Alloula regional theatre, as part of the events programmed for the celebration of National Shaheed Day, on 18 February, said the province’s department of culture.
TLEMCEN - An exhibition of paintings and sculptures by painter Ahmed Mebarki is being organized until 28 February in the "Abdelhalim Hamch" Gallery, located in the "Abdelkader Alloula" Culture Centre.
MADRID (Spain)- Sixteen Spanish artists from the Canary Islands are holding an exhibition entitled "The Exiled, to Shed Light on Western Sahara Cause," displaying the suffering endured by the population forced into exile for more than 42 years.
LONDON-The historical movie “Battle of Algiers” (Bataille d’Alger) was screened Tuesday and Wednesday evening in London by Mosaic Room art gallery and the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) respectively.
MONTREAL (Canada)- The feature film "La Bataille d'Alger" (The Battle of Algiers) by Gillo Pontecorvo will be screened in Montreal, Canada, on Friday.
ALGIERS- The High Commission for Amazighity (HCA) will organize next week, in Tamanrasset, a seminar on the roots, variants and teaching of Tamazight on the occasion of the International Mother Language Day which occurs this year with the enshrinement of Yennayer as an official national holiday, said HCA on Wednesday.
ALGIERS- The “Afrique” movie theatre, located in the municipality of Sidi M’hamed (Algiers) will reopen next March, after having been closed for many years said Monday, the president of the municipal assembly of Sidi M’hamed Abdelhamid Benaldjia.