HIGHLIGHTS ON MOROCCO

POLITICS

ECONOMY

Maroc Telecom Revenue Increases in First Quarter Of 2018

Rabat - Maroc Telecom revealed, in a press release its results for the first quarter of 2018.  The telecommunications giant reported revenue growth of...

CULTURE

Hervé Renard Spotted Wearing a Djellaba in Saidia

Rabat - Hervé Renard has become quite the Saidia social media sensation. After attending the Berkane Renaissance - Generation Foot match in Oujda on April 18,...

IN PICTURES

By Ahlam Ben Saga Rabat - After snow coated Ouarzazate last week, residents of the region discussed the short-term problems caused by the snowfalls and foretold the future advantages when the cold season comes to an end. It has not...

Society

Sole Surviving Paris Attack Suspect Sentenced in Belgium

By Hajare El Khadi Rabat - French jihadist Salah Abdeslam and his Tunisian accomplice Sofiane Ayari were sentenced to 20 years in prison for participating in...

Education

Morocco, EU Sign Partnership to Bolster Research and Innovation in Mediterranean

Rabat- Morocco and the European Union (EU) signed a cooperation agreement setting out the conditions for Morocco’s collaboration in the Partnership for Research and...

EDITORIAL

Spain Denies Claim That Authorities Were Warned About Barcelona Terror Attacks in May

What Media Pundits Miss by Calling Terror Attacks Like Barcelona ‘Islamic’

Washington D.C. - As long as we automatically see every act of violence committed by a Muslim as ‘Islamic’, we will never be able...

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Religion

Circumcision in Iceland

Will Iceland Jail Jews and Muslims For Crime of Circumcision?

By Rabbi Allen S. Maller Rabat - Jewish and Muslim religious groups have condemned a bill in Iceland's parliament that would ban circumcision for non-medical (i.e....
Malian President Expresses “Sincere Thanks” to King Mohammed VI for Training 500 Malian Imams

Malian President Expresses “Sincere Thanks” to King Mohammed VI for Training 500 Malian Imams

Rabat - Malian President, Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta, expressed “his sincere thanks” on Tuesday to Morocco’s King Mohammed VI for training 500 Malian imams. "I sincerely...
Saudi Women with Abaya

Saudi Women Need Not Wear ‘Abaya’: Senior Cleric

Rabat - With the arrival of young Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman in the Saudi leadership, a lot of major social changes, deemed progressive,...

International

Saudi Arabia Shuts Down Women's Fitness Center Over Promotional Workout Video

Saudi Arabia Shuts Down Women’s Fitness Center Over Promotional Workout Video

Rabat- Saudi Arabia sports authorities ordered the shutdown of a women's fitness center in Riyadh on Friday, over a promotional workout video deemed contentious...
Syria Returns Assad’s Legion of Honour to France After US-Led Attacks

Syria Returns Assad’s Legion of Honour to France After US-Led Attacks

Rabat- The Syrian Foreign Ministry has returned the prestigious Legion of Honor to France, following French participation in the US-led airstrikes on Syria last...
Recent Testimony Undermines Tariq Ramadan Alibi

Tariq Ramadan Confesses to Having Relations with Complainant

by Alexandra Gritta Rabat - Islamologist Tariq Ramadan denies all accusations of sexual relations with his first two complainants, but admits to having relations with the...