Category: Culture

Iris: National Flower of Algeria

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The National Flower of Algeria is Iris. The iris is often associated with royalty and this is not surprising. This royal flower makes the show ... Read More

Wealthy British family photographed every step of their trips abroad in early 20th century, rivalling today’s social media-loving holidaymakers

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The Bowen family documented their travels across Morocco, Algiers, Tunisia and Algeria 112 years ago A photo album taken by the father, mother and two ... Read More

The Algerian singer Idir – dies at 70

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Algerian singer Hamid Cheriet, better known as Idir, has died in France at the age of 70. The tireless champion of the Kabyle and Berber ... Read More

Algerian Music – Part 1

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Algerian music is virtually synonymous with Raï among foreigners; the musical genre has achieved great popularity in France, Spain and other parts of Europe. For ... Read More