An international forum organised by Euromed has been taking in Morocco this weekend with researchers and activists discussing women’s rights after
Once a year, musicians gather in Essaouira in Morocco for the annual Gnaoua music festival. The haunting melodies draw music lovers from far and
Morocco’s 21st century day of terror is remembered every May 16. It is 10 years since Casablanca was rocked by five explosions in twenty minutes
Mohamed Ahansal won the gruelling Marathon des Sables for a fifth time on Friday after a third-place finish in the final stage in the Moroccan
Thousands of people took to the streets in the Moroccan capital, Rabat, to protest against the country’s high unemployment rate and cost of living.
Thousands of trade unionists in Morocco have demonstrated on the streets of the capital Rabat, furious at levels of unemployment and inflation.
Twenty-four defendants accused of killing members of the security forces in the Western Sahara have been sentenced by a military court in Morocco
The Moroccan Interior Minister said his government supports French military action in Mali, as he hosted his counterparts from France, Spain and
A meteorite that is billions of years old may provide the link between the warm, wet past and the cold, dry present on the planet Mars.
A Moroccan farmer got the shock of his life when a giant snowball fell to earth leaving a half metre hole in his land. The farmer from the Hrira
While Moroccan cinema has seen some progress over recent years, with regards to technology and a wider range of subjects, the continuing closure of
Official recognition for Syria’s opposition coalition has grown, with acknowledgement coming from the US-founded international Friends of Syria
Nine days and 100 films later the International Film Festival of Marrakech concluded with the awards ceremony. British director John Boorman
This year’s President of the Jury at the Marrakesh Film Festival was John Boorman, the British director, screenwriter and producer who is a
Fans, performers, writers gathered at the The Marrakech festival this year to honour one of the stars of the Chinese cinema.
The most successful
Despite the cold and rain there was a warm reception for the stars treading the red carpet at start of the Marrakesh international film festival
This year saw the 10th anniversary of the Mediterranean Short Film Festival, with more than 20 countries taking part.
Other than bankers, judges are probably the last people you’d expect to see protesting. But in Morocco a group of magistrates organised a sit-in
Around two hundred protesters staged a demonstration against the arrival of a so-called abortion-ship on Thursday in the Moroccan port of
It has now emerged that a Dutch pro-abortion has managed to enter Moroccan waters despite attempts to block its progress.
The Women on Waves
The people who stage music festivals around the globe have been getting their heads together at their annual European forum at Agadir in
At least 42 people have died after a bus plunged into a ravine in southern Morocco.
The accident happened near the town of Zerkta as the bus headed
With over 300 days of sunshine per year, Ain Beni Mathar in Morocco, near the border with Algeria, was the perfect site to build a thermal and solar
The walls of the old part of Asilah in northwest Morocco are glossed over white in preparation for “The Cultural Season”, a summer festival which
For four days the southern Moroccan city of Agadir echoed to the sounds of Amazigh music. It was the ninth Timitar Music Festival with over 400
It is one of the iconic sounds of Africa – the djembe drum. And at the Gnaoua Music Festival in Morocco some of the best young drummers from West