Quake measuring 3.3 hits Blida

Thursday, 25 January 2018 09:22
ALGIERS- A earthquake measuring 3.3 on the Richter scale was recorded in the night of Wednesday to Thursday in the province of Blida (50-km West of Algiers) said the National Center for Research in Astronomy, Astrophysics and Geo physics (CRAAG) in a communiqué.
ORAN- Oran's new international air terminal, Ahmed Benbella, will be delivered by the end of 2018, announced Monday the general manager of the Airport Management Company (EGSA) of the western region, Abdelkader Kessal.
ALGIERS- Three drug traffickers were arrested Thursday in Biskra and In Salah by detachments of the People's National Army, said Friday the Ministry of National Defence in a statement.
ALGIERS-Four smugglers were arrested Wednesday by detachments of the People’s National Army (ANP) in Bordj Badji Mokhtar and In Guezzam while two drug traffickers in possession of 237kg of cannabis were arrested in Oran and Tlemcen by units of the National Gendarmerie and Border Guards, announced Thursday the National Defence Ministry in a communiqué.

3.4-magnitude quake shakes M'sila

Wednesday, 17 January 2018 14:11
ALGIERS- An earthquake measuring 3.4 on the Richter scale hit the locality of Beni Ilmane in the province of M'sila on Wednesday at 11:05 a.m., said the National Centre for Research in Astronomy, Astrophysics and Geophysics (CRAAG) in a statement.
CONSTANTINE (Algeria)- Minister of Public Works and Transport Abdelghani Zaalane said Monday in Constantine that the first section of the Tramway line's extension in Constantine (431-km east of Algiers) will be delivered in 2018.
ALGIERS- A Kalashnikov machine gun, and one (01) magazine and a quantity of munitions were seized Friday in Bordj Badji Mokhtar by a detachment of the People’s National Army in coordination with the border guards, said Saturday the National Defence Ministry in a communiqué.
ALGIERS- Two trucks and 17.5 tons of foodstuffs were seized in patrols carried out Thursday, in Bordj Badji Mokhtar and In Guezzam by detachments of the People’s National Army, in coordination with the border guards, while seven (7) smugglers were arrested by another Army detachment in Tamanrasset said Friday, the ministry of National Defence in a communiqué.
ORAN – The international exhibition of recycling and waste treatment, which wrapped up Thursday at Oran Conventions Centre, has drawn more than 1,500 visitors from different provinces, up by 15% percent compared to last year's edition, said the organizers.
ALGIERS- Ten (10) smugglers were arrested Wednesday, by detachments of the People’s National Army and units of the National Gendarmerie in various operations carried out in Bordj Badji Mokhtar, In Guezzam, Tiaret and Mascara said Thursday, the ministry of national defence in a communiqué.