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Algeria will become a tourist destination

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SHAFAQNA- Algeria holds clear potential for tourism. Noureddine Mansour, the city's director of tourism said most tourists coming to Algiers are willing to visit the Casbah, el-Khabar newspaper reported. Mansour said that the capital "will…

10 Muslim World Cup facts you should know

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SHAFAQNA - My Salaam | by Tharik Hussain : Russia 2018 is a record-breaking World Cup for the Muslim world, with seven Muslim-majority nations taking part this year, the most since the start of the games in 1930. To celebrate this, here are…

The Orientalist Gaze Speaks Loud: William Shaler on Algerian Women

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SHAFAQNA - William Shaler (1773 – March 29, 1833) was an American government official who served as a diplomat and confidential agent in several foreign locations, including Algiers, Mexico and Cuba. He was one a key foreign agent in Algeria,…

Algerian Blind Sisters Memorizers of Entire Quran

SHAFAQNA- Three Algerian sisters who are visually-impaired have managed to learn the entire Quran by heart. Sabrina, Hannan and Wahida live in Qiqba area in the city of Batna, northeast of Algeria. According to Bawaba al-Sharq website,…

Algeria Distributes Quran Copies in Russia

SHAFAQNA - According to Algeria’s official news agency, they were handed out in mosques and religious centers in Moscow as well as in Siberia and Russia’s Far East regions. The distribution in Moscow took place in a special ceremony…