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    Three arrested in Morocco over video inciting terrorism
    Rabat, Nov 25 : Moroccan police have arrested three people in the city of Berkane in the country's northeast suspected of having links to a terrorist ring which allegedly uploaded on YouTube a video inciting terrorism, Morocco's interior ministry said in a statement.

    32 dead as floods sweep Morocco
    Rabat, Nov 24 : At least 32 people were killed and six were missing as of Monday due to the heavy rains and flooding experienced in various regions of Morocco over the last two days, the interior ministry said.

    17 killed in Morocco floods
    Rabat, Nov 24 : Heavy rains in some Moroccan regions have led to the death of at least 17 people, including 13 in the province of Guelmim, who were washed away by floods, according to new figures released by the country's interior ministry.

    Heavy rains in Morocco leave six dead, 10 missing
    Rabat, Nov 24 : Six people were killed and 10 others reported missing in heavy rains in southern Morocco, official sources said.

    Global entrepreneurship summit boost for SMEs
    Marrakech, Nov 22 : Nine agreements were signed between the Moroccan General Confederation of Enterprises (CGEM) and several small and medium enterprises (SMEs) as well as between major Moroccan banks and start-ups at the 5th Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES 2014) held in Morocco.

    Morocco, US organisation sign MoU on 'Enterprise City' project
    Marrakech, Nov 21 : The Moroccan government and US institution Babson Global have signed a memorandum of understanding to conduct a feasibility study for the establishment of an "Enterprise City", a city dedicated to business, in the North African country.

    US hails Morocco's encouragement of women entrepreneurs
    Marrakech, Nov 20 : US Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker has hailed the leadership of Morocco's King Mohammed VI in encouraging entrepreneurship and women entrepreneurs, noting that the North African country's achievements in this area are "truly fantastic".

    400 immigrants attempt to enter Spanish enclave
    Madrid, Nov 17 : Around 400 Sub-Saharan immigrants launched an attempt to breach the frontier wire separating the Spanish enclave of Melilla from Morocco in the early hours of Monday morning.

    Four arrested in Morocco for links with terrorists
    Rabat, Nov 13 : The Moroccan authorities arrested four French "Islamic extremists" suspected of having links with terrorist organisations in some hotbeds of tension Thursday in the cities of Marrakesh and Laayoune, the Moroccan interior ministry said in a statement.

    CAF ousts Morocco from hosting 2015 AFCON over Ebola threat
    London, November 12 : Morocco has been officially ousted from hosting the 2015 African Cup of Nations due to its concerns over the Ebola outbreak elsewhere on the continent.

    Morocco disqualified from Africa Cup of Nations 2015
    Rabat, Nov 12 : The Confederation of African Football (CAF) disqualified Moroccan football team from taking part in the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (CAN) and dumped Morocco as the host country after it refused to commit to the date of tournament.

    Postpone 2015 Africa Cup: Morocco
    Rabat (Morocco), Nov 9 : Morocco once again asked the African Football Confederation (CAF) to postpone the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations to be held in the North African country January because of Ebola epidemic.

    Batra gets FIH President's Award
    Marrakesh (Morocco), Nov 4 : The International Hockey Federation (FIH) gave its prestigious President's Award to Hockey India (HI) president Narinder Batra here at the conclusion of its Congress here.

    Batra elected to FIH executive board
    Marrakesh (Morocco), Nov 2 : Newly elected Hockey India (HI) president Narinder Batra was elected to the executive board of International Hockey Federation (FIH) at its two-day Ordinary Congress, which was titled 'Hockey Revolution Congress' and concluded here Sunday.

    FIFA eases Ebola fears for Club World Cup
    Rio de Janeiro, Oct 29 : FIFA has moved to allay fears that the Club World Cup could be shifted from Morocco due to the Ebola epidemic.

    Morocco pledges support to UAE's fight against terrorism
    Rabat, Oct 29 : The Moroccan foreign ministry, in line with the directives of King Mohammed VI, said that the kingdom would provide active support to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in its fight against terrorism and its efforts to maintain regional and international peace and stability.

    Three suspected IS supporters arrested in Morocco
    Rabat, Oct 29 : Three men accused of supporting the Islamic State (IS) militant group that has violently seized large parts of Syria and Iraq have been arrested in Morocco, the interior ministry said Tuesday.

    Morocco showed economic stability amid Arab Spring turmoil: WB
    Marrakech, Oct 27 : Morocco has very important economic assets, mainly its institutional and economic stability, World Bank Managing Director for Finance and Chief Financial Officer Bertrand Badre has said.

    Morocco dissplayed economic stability amid Arab Spring turmoil: WB
    Marrakech, Oct 27 : Morocco has very important economic assets, mainly its institutional and economic stability, World Bank Managing Director for Finance and Chief Financial Officer Bertrand Badre has said.

    Morocco summons Algerian ambassador to protest border shooting
    Rabat, Oct 19 : Morocco Saturday summoned the Algerian ambassador in Rabat to condemn the shooting in the face of a shooting on the border near the eastern city of Oujda.

    IS threatens French, American citizens in Morocco
    Rabat, Oct 17 : A new video released by the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group on the internet features three members who threaten to attack French and American citizens in Morocco.

    'San Lorenzo fear Ebola more than Real Madrid'
    Buenos Aires, Oct 17 : Argentine club San Lorenzo is more concerned about the threat of Ebola than Real Madrid at Club World Cup to be hosted by Morocco Dec 10-20, said defender Gonzalo Prosperi.

    Ebola scare at Dubai airport
    Dubai, Oct 16 : A passenger who arrived at Dubai airport from Liberia via Morocco underwent tests to check for symptoms of Ebola, media reported Thursday.

    Morocco seeks pooling of energies for a united Africa
    Marrakesh, Oct 15 : Morocco has urged African nations to pool their energies to develop a united and prosperous Africa.

    Two arrested in Morocco for supporting IS
    Rabat, Oct 15 : Morocco's security services have arrested two Moroccan nationals for supporting the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group in this moderate Arab nation's continuing war against extremist Islam, media reported.

    Organisers not planning to change African Nations Cup's schedule over ...
    Johannesburg, Oct 12 : African Nations Cup's organisers reportedly have no intention of changing the dates of next year's football event even though hosts Morocco called for postponement of the finals because of fears over the Ebola virus.

    Why India should engage more with Morocco
    By Tarun Basu : Two vignettes stand out from a recent trip to Morocco -- one, a smartly-dressed woman police officer flags down an errant male driver at a busy Rabat intersection and ticks him off for a traffic violation; two, the arresting spectacle of the setting sun dancing behind undulating ...

    Wanyama hopes good run in EPL helps boost national fortunes
    Nairobi, Oct 10 : Southampton midfielder Victor Wanyama of Kenya believes his award last week as English Premier League African Player of the Month for September, will help inspire his national team, Kenya, when they face 2015 Africa Cup of nations hosts Morocco in an international friendly Monday.

    'Morocco Club World Cup not threatened by Ebola outbreak'
    Buenos Aires, Oct 10 : The 2014 FIFA Club World Cup, to be held in Morocco, will not be affected by the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, the country's ambassador to Argentina said.

    Terrorist recruitment ring busted in Morocco
    Rabat, Sep 26 (IANS/MAP) Moroccan and Spanish security forces have disbanded a network in northeast Morocco, suspected of recruiting fighters for the Islamic State (IS) Sunni radical group.

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