ALGIERS- Two drug traffickers were arrested and a large quantity of cannabis resin were seized by a detachment of the People's National Army in Bechar (965-km southwest of Algiers) on Wednesday, said the Ministry of National Defence in a statement Thursday.
ALGIERS- An earthquake measuring 3.5 on Richter scale shook the province of Ain Temouchent on Tuesday at 1:55 p.m., said the National Centre for Research in Astronomy, Astrophysics and Geophysics (CRAAG) in a statement.

4.8-magnitude quake hits Beni Saf

Tuesday, 11 July 2017 08:47
 ALGIERS- An earthquake measuring 4.8 on the Richter scale hit Tuesday at 4.18 a.m. Beni Saf (Ain Temouchent), said the Centre for Research in Astronomy, Astrophysics and Geophysics (CRAAG).
ALGIERS- Four drug traffickers were arrested and 374 kg of cannabis resin were seized by a detachment of the People's National Army, in coordination with Maghnia Customs services, on Sunday in Tlemcen (540 km west of Algiers), said Monday the Ministry of National Defence in a communiqué.

3.3-magnitude quake hits Blida

Sunday, 09 July 2017 15:44
ALGIERS- An earthquake measuring 3.3 on the Richter scale hit the province of Blida (50-km south of Algiers, on Sunday at 12:34, said the National Centre for Research in Astronomy, Astrophysics and Geophysics (CRAAG).

4.3-magnitude earthquake hits Beni Saf

Saturday, 08 July 2017 15:06
ALGIERS- An earthquake measuring 4.3 on the Richter scale was recorded Saturday, at 11:42 p.m. (local time) in the province of Ain-Temouchent said the Centre for Research in Astronomy, Astrophysics and Geophysics (CRAAG) in a communiqué.
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ALGIERS- Nine sailors on board a sinking boat were rescued by a coastguard unit Thursday in Mostaganem (355-km west of Algiers), the ministry of National Defence said Friday in a statement.
BEJAIA- About sixty exhibitors are participating in the Maghreb Tourism and Craft Fair, which opened Sunday in Bejaia (-km east of Algiers).
ALGIERS- Units of the National Gendarmerie in coordination with the units of Customs arrested Saturday a drug trafficker possessing a quantity of cannabis resin amounting to 45kg, said Sunday a communiqué of the National Defence Ministry.

3.4-magnitude quake hits Tipasa

Saturday, 01 July 2017 10:13
ALGIERS- A quake measuring 3.4 on the Richter scaled was recorded Friday, at 6:55 p.m. in the province of Tipasa said the Centre for Researcher in Astronomy, Astrophysics and Geophysics.