Libyan Human Rights Activist Assassinated

Updated: Fri 27 Jun, 03:59 am

Salwa Bougaighis, a prominent human rights lawyer, was attacked and killed by five masked men carrying guns and knives when they stormed the compound where she lived in the eastern city of Benghazi. read more »

Fears of Disaster As Libya Depot Fire Rages

Updated: Wed 30 Jul, 06:27 am

The country's national oil company has warned of a possible environmental disaster after the bombing of a second oil depot in southern Tripoli - this comes as foreign governments warn their citizens … read more »

No Hope in Sight for Algeria's Youth?

Updated: Tue 8 Jul, 06:14 am

Every one has a story to tell about a system where job titles never match the positions offered, where law, medicine, engineering and other graduates end up doing temporary low-skilled jobs, writes … read more »