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More nations to join Saudi offensive in Yemen
Riyadh, March 26 : Jordan, Sudan, Morocco, Egypt and Pakistan have declared their willingness to participate in Saudi Arabia's 'Al-Hazm against the Shia Houthi militia in Yemen, Saudi Press Agency reported on Thursday.
Germanwings crash: Moroccan couple among victims
Barcelona, March 25 : A couple from Morocco was among the victims of the air crash in the French Alps on Tuesday, a Moroccan official said. The crash involving a German budget carrier killed all the 150 people onboard.
Marrakech ranked first in list of world's top 25 destinations in 2015
Washington, March 25 : Marrakech in Morocco has topped the list of 2015 TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice award winners for the world's top 25 destinations.
Terror cell busted in Morocco
Rabat, March 24 : The Central Bureau of Judicial Investigation (BCIJ), a branch of Morocco's domestic intelligence agency (DGST), has busted a terrorist cell that was plotting terrorist attacks undermining the security and stability of the country, the interior ministry has said in a statement.
UN-led Libya peace talks resume in Morocco
Rabat, March 20 : The UN-backed peace talks between Libya's rival factions resumed in Skhirate near Rabat with the aim of reaching a comprehensive political agreement to end the crisis in the north African country.
Lost city of Atlantis may have existed on Moroccan coast
Melbourne, Mar. 16 : A German computer whiz has recently claimed that legendary lost city of Atlantis may have existed on the coastline of Morocco.
'Morocco a respected, appreciated country'
Dakhla (Morocco), March 16 : The strong participation at the annual session of the Crans Montana Forum underlines that Morocco "is a valued and respected country", founding president of the forum, Jean Paul Carleton, said in this southern Moroccan city.
Footballer Konko had chance to play for 3 countries!
Lazio, March 15 : Lazio's French footballer Abdoulay Konko says he rejected international call-ups from Senegal and Morocco to avoid tension within his family.
Over 100 countries participate at Crans Montana Forum in Morocco
Rabat, March 14 : Representatives of more than 100 countries have been deliberating on "Africa, regional cooperation and South-South cooperation" at the annual session of Crans Montana Forum being held in Morocco's southern city of Dakhla from March 12-14.
Libya cannot wait for solution: UN envoy
New York, Mar 14 : Meetings in Morocco arranged by the United Nations that brought together participants in the Libyan political dialogue have concluded on Friday, having covered substantive and procedural issues on the way forward.
UN-backed Libyan peace talks set to resume
New York, Mar 4 : A new round of United Nations-facilitated talks aimed at resolving Libya's political crisis will kick-off later this week as stakeholders from the North African country prepare to gather in Morocco, the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) has announced.
Libya crisis: UN-brokered peace talks suspended by ...
London, Feb 23 : Talks to restore peace in Libya, brokered by the United Nations, have come to a halt in Morocco as the nation's internationally-recognised parliament suspended its participation, a report said.
Three arrested in Morocco before joining IS in Libya
Rabat, Feb 19 : Moroccan security services have arrested three people in Casablanca and Oujda who were attempting to join the IS terrorist organization in Libya, the interior ministry said in a statement.
'Morocco's anti-extremism strategy a model to follow'
Washington, Feb 19 : Morocco's experience in fighting violent extremism and promoting the values of moderate Islam is a model to follow not only for the Middle East and North Africa but also for the whole world, a leading US expert has said.
Karnataka to seek extradition of don Bannanje Raja
Bengaluru, Feb 12 : The Karnataka government is seeking to get wanted underworld don Rajendra Kumar alias Bannanje Raja extradited from Morocco where he was arrested Feb 10 for allegedly travelling on a fake passport from Dubai, a senior official said Thursday.
Morocco banned from next two AFCON's post failing to host 2015 event
London, Feb 07 : Morocco have been banned from competing in the next two African Cup of Nations tournaments following their failure to host this year's edition.
31 migrants rescued in Morocco
Rabat, Feb 7 : Moroccan navy patrol vessels Friday rescued 31 migrants after their boat sank off Morocco's northern city of Tangiers, Xinhua news agency reported citing authorities.
Morocco's human rights achievements lauded
Rabat, Jan 30 : Morocco has a roadmap to promote human rights and an ambition that would enable it to hold a leading position regionally in North Africa and the Arab world as well as internationally, according to Stavros Lambrinidis, EU special representative for human rights.
Morocco showcases 'Islam of moderation'
London, Jan 29 : Morocco's counter-terrorism efforts and training of imams were showcased during a meeting at Britain's parliament between Moroccan and British MPs, Moroccan news agency MAP reported.
Morocco to play friendly against Uruguay in March
Rabat, Jan 25 : The Moroccan football team will play a friendly match with Uruguay March 28, the country's football federation announced Sunday.
Morocco smashes cell recruiting fighters for IS
Rabat, Jan 19 : Morocco has dismantled a terrorist cell operating in Meknes, El Hajeb and Al Hoceima. It was recruiting fighters to join the Islamic State (IS) in Syria and Iraq, Morocco's MAP news agency said quoting the interior ministry.
Morocco concerned over escalating violence in Yemen
Rabat, Jan 13 : Morocco has "strongly" condemned the recent terrorist attacks in Yemen and noted with concern the "dangerous escalation of violence" in the Arab nation.