"It's gotten close to a billion people out of poverty over the last 40 years, and given the economic challenges in the Middle East, there is a lot to like about the thinking of the Chinese model," Princeton University's Michael Robbins told Newsweek.
A rare winter storm blanketed swathes of the Middle East, from Saudi Arabia to Syria and Libya to Lebanon, in snow.
In the 1947 Albert Camus novel "The Plague," people in an Algerian city shed their individual grievances in the face of an epidemic and embrace a collective sense of social responsibility to battle it. In the real-live city, the final chapters of the COVID-19 story aren't yet written.
Researchers reviewed a group of fossils from an area of the Moroccan Sahara, which includes a host of large dinosaurs, pterosaurs, crocodilians, and other animals.
Senegal remains the hot favorite to win a first continental trophy, but Algeria has impressed so far in the tournament.
Algeria has become the tournament favorite after winning every game. How far can Madagascar go in its first AFCON?
Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's decision to resign early came weeks after Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev ended his own decades-long reign, but many other leaders seem set to stay.
Algeria's health minister wants people not to provoke animals, but people say better care would have saved woman's life.
With no water or food, migrants are forced across the border at gunpoint in the searing heat.
Blackouts will continue until the exam season ends on June 25.
The agent is being tried for treason after allegedly trying to leak state secrets.
A Syrian refugee attempted to defraud the jihadi group of tens of thousands of dollars.
Images of a few dozen German volunteers have been entered into the new monitoring system.
Abu Walaa is believed to be linked to the attacker who plowed a truck into a Berlin Christmas market in December.
The film was banned in Lebanon and pulled from a film festival in Algeria. Its theatrical release was also suspended in Tunisia.
More than three-quarters of employers said they had few or no difficulties with the refugees hired.
German security services remain on high alert following a truck attack on a Berlin Christmas market in December 2016.
The court convicted the teenager of attempted murder and supporting ISIS.
Police said the man had links to a second suspect arrested in Vienna.
The tournament begins for Zimbabwe on January 15.
Police said they were not certain that the Pakistani suspect in custody was the driver.