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Paris Denounces Ramadan's 'Insulting' Presence at Gender Violence Event

Rabat, March 21 -- The prominent Islamic scholar and television commentator Tariq Ramadan, 56, surprised a Paris suburb municipal conference on "Combating Daily Violence against Women" when he showed ... Read More


Paris Denounces Ramadan's 'Insulting' Turn up at Gender Violence Event

Rabat, March 21 -- The prominent Islamic scholar and television commentator Tariq Ramadan, 56, surprised a Paris suburb municipal conference on "Combating Daily Violence against Women" when he showed ... Read More


Report: Moroccans are Not the Happiest People in the World

Rabat, March 21 -- On International World Happiness day, March 20, the annual World Happiness Report 2019 showed that Morocco ranks 89th out of 156 countries. The report ranks countries on individual... Read More


Morocco-Made E-Scooter to Go on Market in 2019

Rabat, March 21 -- Moroccan expatriate and entrepreneur Brahim Belghiti, the man behind the start-up Pickalty, will soon offer Mayar, the first model of electric scooter "made in Morocco," reported th... Read More


Study: Iberian Population Has Central European, North African DNA

Rabat, March 21 -- Two studies of ancient DNA have shown that North Africans inhabited the Iberian Peninsula long before the Muslim conquest. The journal Current Biology published a study on the make... Read More


UNECA Elects Morocco to Chair African Expert Committee on Integration

Rabat, March 21 -- The inaugural session of the 38th Conference of African Ministers of Finance, Planning and Economic Development's Expert Committee (COM2019) elected Morocco, by acclamation, to chai... Read More


Christchurch Terrorist Visited Morocco Before Mosque Attacks

Rabat, March 21 -- Turkish intelligence, according to an op-ed by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, found that the perpetrator of the New Zealand terror attack against two mosques visited Morocc... Read More


Sahrawi Activist Defends Polisario Member Escaping Tindouf Camps

Rabat, March 21 -- Sahrawi activist and former Polisario officer Mustafa Salma Ould Sidi Mouloud has defended a young Polisario member who fled the Tindouf camps in Algeria and returned to Morocco. I... Read More


King Salman Calls King Mohammed VI, Discusses Saudi-Morocco Relations

Rabat, March 21 -- Saudi Arabia's King Salman has called King Mohammed VI and requested Morocco review their "brotherly relationship." The Saudi Press Agency ( SPA ) announced the phone call in a sta... Read More


Italian School Bus Driver Sets Bus With Children Alight Over Migration

Rabat, March 21 -- A 47-year-old Senegalese-Italian abducted a school bus carrying 51 children in Milan and set it ablaze in a protest over Italy's migration policy on Wednesday. Police rescued all of... Read More