Casablanca

 
Casablanca -- an insider's guide
Casablanca -- an insider's guide
Close your eyes and think of Casablanca. Your mind most probably comes alive with images of Bogart, Bergman and Sam tickling the ivories in the...
Morocco convicts 18 in Casablanca terror trial
Morocco convicts 18 in Casablanca terror trial
A Moroccan court convicted 18 people over a series of coordinated suicide bomb attacks in Casablanca six years ago that left 45 dead, a defense...
Morocco edges closer to abolishing death penalty
Morocco edges closer to abolishing death penalty
A royal birth followed immediately by an amnesty for more than a dozen death-row prisoners, among others, is being interpreted in Morocco as a...
Fire in Casablanca kills up to 55
Fire in Casablanca kills up to 55
A fire roared through a mattress factory in a poor section of Casablanca, killing up to 55 workers and injuring at least 12 others. A rescue chief...
Moroccan government backtracks on bread price
Moroccan government backtracks on bread price
Violent protests against the cost of bread have prompted the Moroccan government to annul a 30% price hike linked to soaring global grain costs....
Morocco jails journalists over spilling state secrets
Morocco jails journalists over spilling state secrets
A Moroccan court sentenced a journalist to eight months in prison on Wednesday and gave a suspended six-month sentence to his boss for publishing...
Bombers attack US targets in Morocco
Bombers attack US targets in Morocco
Two suicide bombers killed themselves in an attack on United States diplomatic offices in Morocco's commercial hub Casablanca on Saturday in the...
Morocco's king urges cooperation over terrorism
Morocco's king urges cooperation over terrorism
Morocco's King Mohammed VI on Friday urged North African countries to work together against terrorism following this week's suicide bombings in...
Mother laments loss of suicide-bomber sons
Mother laments loss of suicide-bomber sons
In the single-room shack in Casablanca that has been her home for 27 years, Rachida Raydi laments the loss of two of her seven children, who both...
Jittery Casablanca on alert after suicide blasts
Jittery Casablanca on alert after suicide blasts
Moroccan police set up road blocks and barricades on Thursday around the Casablanca district in bid to find accomplices of three suicide bombers...
Three suspected bombers killed in Casablanca
Three suspected bombers killed in Casablanca
Three suspected suicide bombers blew themselves up on Tuesday following a police raid on a house in a Casablanca slum in which a fourth man was...
Morocco sentences journalists over Islam jokes
Morocco sentences journalists over Islam jokes
A Moroccan court on Monday sentenced two journalists who published a list of popular jokes about Islam, sex and politics to suspended three-year...

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