Algeria Newswire

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  1. Algeria adopts constitutional reformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Jurist

    The reforms include a two-term limit for the office of the president [Al Jazeera report] and recognition of the Amazigh language as an official language in Algeria. Amazigh is spoken by the nation's indigenous Berber population.

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  2. FLSmidth receives large cement order in AlgeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | GlobeNewswire

    FLSmidth has signed an EPC contract with a value of more than EUR 200m with the Algerian cement producer SARL Amouda Ingineering for the supply of a greenfield cement plant in Algeria. The plant will be located in El Beida , approximately 400 km from the capital Algiers.

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  3. Oil's Drop Turns Algeria Wealth Source Into Stability ThreatRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Washington Post

    It withstood the political tumult that felled Arab leaders from Libya's Muammar al-Qaddafi to Egypt's Hosni Mubarak. Now Algeria's leadership faces a graver threat from what was once its source of wealth: oil.

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  4. Algeria's parliament OKs new constitution with term limitsRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Algeria's parliament has overwhelmingly approved a new constitution aimed at reforming the country by limiting presidents to two terms and recognizing the language used by its Berber minority as official. The text was presented Sunday to the assembly and the senate - with 499 lawmakers voting for it, two against and 16 abstentions.

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  5. Algerian Lawmakers Pass Constitutional ReformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Voice of America

    Algeria's Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal applauds after lawmakers voted for the constitutional reforms in Algiers, Algeria, Feb. 7, 2016. Algeria has adopted a new package of constitutional reforms that include limiting presidents to two terms and recognizing the language used by the Berbers as an official language of the North African country.

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  6. Algeria adopts landmark constitutional reformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Al Jazeera

    Algeria's parliament has adopted a package of constitutional reforms that authorities say will strengthen the country's democratic stature, but opponents doubt it will bring real change. The reforms are meant to address longstanding public grievances in the North African nation, and possibly to prepare for a smooth transition amid concerns over the health of 78-year-old President Abdelaziz Bouteflika.

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  7. Algerian lawmakers pass constitutional reforms proposed by BouteflikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Times of Oman

    Bait Al Zubair hosts the first overseas exhibition of Loud Art, a platform launched by two women from Saudi Arabia that helps artists to showcase and sell their works Algerian lawmakers raise their hands as they vote for the constitutional reforms in Algiers, Algeria on February 7, 2016. Photo - Reuters Algiers: Algerian lawmakers passed constitutional reforms on Sunday proposed by President Abdelaziz Bouteflika after the 2011 protests, including reinstating a two-term limit for the presidency and boosting parliamentary powers.

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  8. Oil's Drop Puts Pressure on Algeria's GovernmentRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | Bloomberg

    ... the political tumult that felled Arab leaders from Libya's Muammar al-Qaddafi to Egypt's Hosni Mubarak. Now Algeria's leadership faces a graver threat from what was once its source of wealth: oil. The global plunge in prices is making it harder to ...

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  9. Super Cup is a perfect dress rehearsal - Bashir HayfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | GhanaWeb

    Ashantigold coach Bashir Hayford believes Sunday's Super Cup game against Medeama will be a perfect dress rehearsal for his side ahead of their CAF Champions League qualifier. The Miners have a date on Valentine's Day against Algerian side MO Bejaia in the first round qualifier at the Len Clay Stadium in Obuasi.

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  10. Algeria reinstates term limit for leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Newsday

    Algeria has reinstated a two-term limit on its presidency, seven years after it was lifted so President Abdelaziz Bouteflika could run for a third term. The reforms will also award official status to the Berber minority language, although Arabic will remain the language of government.

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  11. Algerian lawmakers to vote on constitutional reforms Algiers (AFP) -...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Yahoo!

    Algeria's parliament is expected to adopt a package of constitutional reforms Sunday that authorities say will strengthen democracy, but opponents doubt will bring real change. Parliamentary group leaders on Wednesday began considering the package, which is to be voted on by the lower and upper houses in full, rather than amendment-by-amendment.

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  12. Algeria's parliament to vote on a new constitutionRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | Post-Bulletin

    The Mormon church has come out against a Utah bill that would allow the medical use of edible pot products, a position t MARICOPA, Ariz. - A former president of a major aircraft manufacturer was one of the two people killed after their World War II-era plane ALGIERS, Algeria - Algeria's parliament will be voting on a new constitution that's aimed at reforming the country by limiting presidents to two terms and recognizing the language used by its Berber minority as official.

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  13. We're ready to face Algerian club - " Ashgold StrikerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | GhanaWeb

    Obuasi Ashantigold striker, Emmanuel Osei Carlos has assured the club's fans and Ghanaian football loving fans his side are ready to do battle for both mother Ghana and the club. Ashgold won the 2014/15 First Capital Plus Premier League after over a decade without winning the trophy they were used to in the mid and late 90s.

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  14. A rare shot at peace amid war and migrationRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Switched

    One of the world's longest running conflicts--the three-way struggle between Morocco, the separatist Polisario Front and its protector, Algeria--is finally posed to come to a peaceful end. Morocco put forward an enhanced autonomy plan more than 10 years ago.The plan would allow the Polisario fighters to lay down their arms and move home without fear of arrest or persecution in exchange for running a semi-independent government inside of Morocco.

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  15. Who is in charge?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Economist

    IT SOUNDS like a missing-person notice: 78-year-old man, wheelchair-bound, not seen in public for over two years. But this is a description of Algeria's president, Abdelaziz Bouteflika, whose ill health, including two strokes in recent years, has led to rumours of a palace coup.

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  16. .com | Algeria moves forward with disputed constitutional reformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | News24

    Algeria's parliament meets from Wednesday to consider a package of constitutional reforms that authorities say will strengthen democracy but critics have denounced as window dressing. Analysts say the reforms are meant to address longstanding public grievances in the North African nation, and possibly to prepare for a smooth transition amid concerns for the health of 78-year-old leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika.

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  17. Len Clay ready to host Champions League - " Fianoo FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | GhanaWeb

    Chief Executive Officer of AshantiGold Sporting Club, Cudjoe Fianoo has said that the home ground of the club is ready to host the preliminary stages of the CAF Champions League. Some Executive Committee members Confederation of Africa Football team were in Ghana over the weekend to inspect the facility ahead of their upcoming match against Algerian side, MO Bejaia on February 14. With the facility lacking very important facilities required by CAF to host its competitions, there were fears that AshGold may have to look elsewhere to host the match and subsequent matches in the competition.

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  18. Algeria moves forward with disputed constitutional reformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Yahoo!

    Algeria's parliament meets from Wednesday to consider a package of constitutional reforms that authorities say will strengthen democracy but critics have denounced as window dressing. Analysts say the reforms are meant to address longstanding public grievances in the North African nation, and possibly to prepare for a smooth transition amid concerns for the health of 78-year-old leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika.

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  19. Greater improvement in LRRK2 G2019S patients undergoing Subthalamic...Read the original story

    Sunday Jan 31 | BioMed Central

    ... The aim of this study is to discover the impact of the G2019S mutation (with high incidence in the authors' native Algeria) on the symptom response of PD in patients who underwent STN-DBS. We carried out a comparative statistical study for the ...

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  20. GFA to launch 2016 Super Cup on WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | GhanaWeb

    The Ghana Football Association will launch the 2016 Super Cup between Premier League sides AshantiGold and Medeama on Wednesday. The match will be played at the Accra Sport Stadium on Sunday.

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