Video Shows Ohio Cop Kills Unarmed Black Man

Video released by Hamilton County authorities shows a University of Cincinnati police officer Ray Tensing shoot and kill an unarmed man he stopped for not having a front license plate. The police officer charged with murdering Samuel DuBose, a black man, during a routine traffic stop earlier this month. ...

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Bin Laden Family Members Killed in Plane Crash in England: BBC

Rabat - Members of the Osama bin Laden family were reportedly killed when their private jet crashed near a British airport, the BBC reported. Four people on board, the pilot and three passengers were killed in the crash in Hampshire, England, around 3 p.m. local time. The plane crashed near the runway while attempting to make a landing, Blackbushe Airport officials said in a statement carried by the BBC. Th ...

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Success of the Eleventh International Festival of Amazigh Culture in Fez

Fez - The International Festival of Amazigh Culture Call to encourage self-criticism, education, and intercultural dialogue The eleventh edition of the International Festival of Amazigh Culture, which was held in Fez on "Alliance of Cultures and Religions for Peace" was a resounding success at the academic, artistic and organizational levels. It focused on the positive impact of the alliance of cultures and ...

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Two Private Muslim Schools Opening in Nanterre, France

Rabat - Two new private Muslim schools will open in September in Nanterre, a commune in the Hauts-de-Seine in the western suburbs of Paris, France. According to Le Parisien, the French Ministry of Education has granted approval for the implementation of these two private schools that will offer Arabic courses and optional classes on Islam. The first school will be in a new building - still under constructio ...

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Hachim Mastour scores superb free-kick Golazo for AC Milan U19s

Rabat - Morocco international Hachim Mastour scored a superb long-range free-kick during AC Milan's U19 3-2 defeat against Stuttgart in the Durban Under-19 International tournament. The 17-year-old Milanista scored the game's first goal in the first half. The youngster managed to beat the Stuttgart wall and the goalkeeper with a glorious free kick from thirty yards. Hachim Mastour made his international deb ...

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Morocco Second Largest Exporter of Medicine in Africa: Report

Rabat - A new report by PharmaBoardroom revealed that Morocco’s exports of medicines have increased by 21.7% in the last three years, becoming Africa’s second largest exporter of drugs. On Tuesday, the UK-based website Pharma Boardroom which provides free pharmaceutical industry trends, news, and reports all over the globe, released a new reference entitled Morocco Pharmaceuticals Report. The report found t ...

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Air France Removes Israel from the Map

Rabat - The French airline, Air France, has allegedly removed Israel from the electronic maps displayed to passengers in some of its planes. Air France has apparently removed Israel and Tel-Aviv from its maps, although Tel-Aviv is one of the French airline’s destinations, reported Israel’s JSSNews citing a passenger. However, the map showed passengers the direction of “West Bank” and Gaza Strip, although no ...

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Hassan II Mosque Among the World’s Most Beautiful Mosques: Telegraph

Rabat - Daily British newspaper the Telegraph has ranked the Grand Hassan II Mosque in Casablanca and the Koutoubia Mosque in Marrakech among the world's most beautiful mosques. The Grand Hassan II Mosque, named after the late King of Morocco Hassan II, is ranked seventh out of twenty-five mosques seen by the British newspaper as the world's most beautiful. "The Grande Mosquee Hassan II proudly supports the ...

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Man Commits Suicide by Hanging Himself from Tramway Cable in Casablanca

Rabat - A man apparently committed suicide by hanging himself from a tramway cable in Casablanca, reports say. The body of the man was spotted by passersby on Saturday, August 1st in the Oasis tramway station in Casablanca. As soon as the news broke out, police rushed to the scene and found the man, who apparently hanged himself using the tramway cables, dead. The man's identity has not been revealed. It is ...

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Morocco: App Allows Citizens To Track Potholes

Rabat - People in Morocco are now able to report potholes and other run-of-the-road vibrations with an app called Mdinti (My City) developed by two young Moroccan engineers. The app helps users detect potholes, driving obstacles, faulty street lights and illegal occupations of public places and send a report into the relevant authorities in their cities. Moroccans can finally use their mobile gadgets for th ...

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Volleyball: Morocco Beats Algeria in the Men’s African Championship

Rabat - The Moroccan national volleyball team on Thursday claimed the men's African Nations Championship Bronze medal after defeating their Algerian counterparts in a game held in Cairo, Egypt. The Moroccans won 3-1 (21-25, 25-19, 25-21, 25-20), to claim the third spot. The Moroccan team managed to win the third place following wins against Algeria, Cameroun, Rwanda, and Mauritius. Morocco only lost to Tuni ...

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Morocco’s Medhi Benatia ‘Honored’ by Juventus Interest

Rabat - Morocco international Medhi Benatia has said that he is honored by the interest of Juventus, last season's UEFA Champions League runners-up. "I am honored by interest from Juventus," the Moroccan told Tuttosport. The Bayern Munich player has been liked with a move to the Italian side after just one season with the Bundesliga giants. The defender made just 24 appearances for Pep Guardiola's side last ...

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