A group of 52 migrants who were rescued  by the Spanish coastguard are met by Red Cross personnel  at Málaga harbour on June 21st. Photograph:  Guillaume Pinon/NurPhoto via Getty Images

Few places show off Málaga’s status as a developed hub of consumerism and culture as much as the area surrounding its port. Luxury boats and(...)

Protesters shout slogans during a demonstration  in the Rif region in Rabat, Morocco on Sunday. Photograph: Reuters

A wave of demonstrations in Morocco’s Rif region that began several months ago with the death of a fish seller has escalated in recent days, presentin(...)

El-Haqed, a young Moroccan rapper known for his anti-monarchy lyrics. Photographs: Fadel Senna/AFP/Getty Images

The Moroccan rapper known as El Haqed is used to controversy but this was provocative even by his standards. In his new video, Raka Taka, which was re(...)

Suzanne Niamke (left) at work in her busy beauty salon.

It’s 10am in Casablanca’s bustling central souk and Suzanne Niamke is opening up her beauty salon. It’s one of several dozen small businesses here tha(...)

African migrants stand on board a ferry to Algeciras on February 23rd after having waited in  a short-stay immigrant centre in Spain’s north African enclave of Ceuta to be transferred to mainland Spain. Photograph: Juan Medina/Reuters

A recent spike in the number of undocumented Sub-Saharan Africans entering Spain suggests that Morocco is following up on a threat to relax its border(...)

Mossack Fonseca’s office in Panana. The firm has branches in Hong Kong, Miami, Zurich and more than 35 other places around the globe . The firm is one of the world’s top creators of shell companies, corporate structures that can be used to hide ownership of assets.

A massive leak of documents exposes the offshore holdings of 12 current and former world leaders and reveals how associates of Russian President Vlad(...)

Hundreds of Moroccans protested against the arrest of two women with outfits deemed inappropriate who were charged of ‘gross indecency’, and the assault of a homosexual by a group of people in the city of Fez. Photograph: Abdelhak Senna/EPA

When Jennifer Lopez took to the stage in Rabat at the end of May, she was unlikely to have realised she was putting herself at the centre of a fierce (...)

Tina Turner has lived in Switzerland for nearly two decades and gave up her US citizenship in 2013.

Secret documents reveal that global banking giant HSBC profited from doing business with arms dealers who channeled mortar bombs to child soldiers in (...)