Morocco

  • Marrakech tribute to Indian cinema is honourable: Amitabh 04-12-2012 07:03 PM

    The 12th Marrakech Film Festival is celebrating 100 years of Indian cinema. ...
  • Marrakech Film Festival: It's a quadruple honour, says Hrithik 04-12-2012 06:57 PM

    The 12th Marrakech Film Festival celebrates 100 years of Indian cinema. ...
  • Watch: Bollywood stars glitz up Marrakech Film Festival 04-12-2012 06:51 PM

    The 12th International Marrakech Film Festival in Morocco celebrates the 100 years of Indian cinema. ...
  • 26/11: NIA to send letter rogatory to Morroco 22-12-2011 09:29 PM

    New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has decided to send a letter rogatory to Morocco government to get access to Faiza Outalha, the former wife of David Coleman Headley, in the 26/11 Mumbai attacks case. David Headley's Moroccan wife Nia believes Faiza may have known some facts about 26/11....
  • Morocco's Arab Spring election won by Islamists 28-11-2011 02:04 AM

    Rabat: The victory of an Islamist Party in Morocco's parliamentary elections appears to be one more sign that religious-based parties are benefiting the most from the new freedoms brought by the Arab Spring. Across the Middle East, parties referencing Islam have made great strides, offering an alternative to corrupt, long...
  • Arab League confirms Syria's suspension from group 17-11-2011 01:49 AM

    Morocco: The Arab League on Wednesday confirmed the suspension of Syria from the organization and gave its government three days to halt the violence and accept an observer mission or face economic sanctions. The ministers announced their decisions in a statement after an emergency meeting in Rabat, Morocco. The suspension...
  • 78 dead in Morocco military plane crash: Report 26-07-2011 10:35 PM

    Rabat: A C-130 military transport plane crashed into a Moroccan mountain on Tuesday in bad weather, killing 78 people, the state news agency said. It said there were three survivors. The crash in a southern region close to the disputed Western Sahara was this country's deadliest in years. Information Minister...
  • King declares Morocco a constitutional monarchy 18-06-2011 07:08 AM

    Rabat: Moroccan King Mohammed VI announced a series of constitutional reforms in a speech on Friday night that he said will turn the North African country into a constitutional monarchy, though pro-democracy activists remain skeptical. Under the new constitution, the king will remain the supreme commander of the army and...
  • Thousands demonstrate in Morocco's largest city 13-06-2011 10:28 AM

    Casablanca (Morocco): Thousands marched through Morocco's largest city calling for greater democracy and an end to corruption even as the King prepared to unveil new constitutional amendments to address calls for reform. There was only a light police presence blocking traffic as about 6,000 protesters flowed through the wide streets...
  • Blast in Morocco tourist cafe kills 14 people 28-04-2011 08:37 PM

    Marrakesh: An explosion killed 14 people, including foreigners, on Thursday in a busy cafe in the Moroccan tourist destination of Marrakesh, and authorities said the initial signs were that it was a criminal act. The blast ripped through the second storey of a cafe overlooking Marrakesh's Jamaa el-Fnaa square, a...
  • Thousands of protesters demand 'A New Morocco' 24-04-2011 07:39 PM

    Casablanca: Thousands took to the streets of Morocco on Sunday in peaceful demonstrations to demand sweeping reforms and an end to political detention, the third day of mass protests since they began in February. Desperate to avoid the turmoil that toppled leaders in Tunisia and Egypt, authorities have already announced...
  • After Egypt, thousands march in Moroccan cities 20-02-2011 11:22 PM

    Rabat: Thousands of people marched in Moroccan cities on Sunday demanding King Mohammed VI give up some of his powers. In Moroccan capital Rabat, police allowed protesters, raising slogans like "The people reject a constitution made for slaves", to approach parliament, the BBC reported. A separate protest is under way...
  • Anti-govt protests in Morocco planned on Facebook 05-02-2011 12:36 PM

    Rabat: Moroccan authorities have okayed an anti-government protest being planned on the popular social networking site Facebook, a media report said. The media report said several Moroccan youth movements have announced on Facebook that they are planning to organise an Egypt-style anti-government protest on February 20, a move apparently welcomed...
  • Sania-Vania win Morocco doubles title 20-05-2007 01:48 PM

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  • Sania makes winning return in Morocco 15-05-2007 11:07 PM

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  • Sania Mirza top seed at Morocco Open 14-05-2007 04:24 PM

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  • Sania to make comeback on clay 08-05-2007 10:18 AM

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  • Suicide bombers strike Morocco 14-04-2007 10:32 PM

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  • Al-Qaeda behind Algeria blasts 12-04-2007 10:59 AM

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