Sand has been stolen to help feed an industry that is growing at full tilt.
The anti-terror police has arrested three suspects who adhered to 'the extremist ideology' of IS and tried to recruit and enrol people.
Since 2013, more than one billion dirhams of investment have been poured into Fez to restore the 9th-century walled medina and develop tourism.
In recent months, migration has again risen to the fore of national political debates in a number of North African and European countries and the United States.
Mohammed VI Institute's mission to counter 'radical speech' would start by correcting mistaken concepts and misinterpretations of the Qur'an and the Hadith.
Jerusalem declared the 'common patrimony of humanity and especially the followers of the three monotheistic religions.'
The Moroccan capital Rabat has stepped up security ahead of his arrival.
Pope Francis has repeatedly called for religious tolerance and dialogue and his visit is keenly awaited by the country's Christian minority.
The Congolese won the 1st leg of the 2nd round tie 2-0 4 days ago and they qualified 2-1 on aggregate.
Nawal el-Moutawakel, first Muslim woman to win Olympic gold in 1984, is now an influential member of the International Olympic Committee.
The couple's trip focuses on initiatives to promote girl's education, women's empowerment, and bringing disabled people into the mainstream.
The visit at the request of the British government is the second to the kingdom in recent years by a member of the royal family, following a trip by Prince Charles in 2011.
Morocco has been largely insulated from militant attacks.
Local producers say counterfeiters often use chemical dyes and remains of other plants in an attempt to pass poor quality saffron off as a top-shelf spice.
The pair have worked on several films together, including 'Mean Streets' in 1973, 'Taxi Driver' in 1976 and 'Raging Bull' in 1981.
De Niro's career began on Broadway, before he discovered cinema at age 20.
Spain, the 2010 world champions, hosted the 1982 World Cup and launched a failed bid along with Portugal to stage the 2018 tournament which was awarded to Russia.
Mounir el Motassadeq has admitted to having links to the hijackers, but he maintained his innocence in a five-year court battle.
More than 40,000 migrants have made it to Spain since the start of the year, including around 35,000 by sea, according to the International Organisation for Migration.
The 10 sub-Saharan African migrants are accused of belonging to a criminal organisation.
Every year sub-Saharan African migrants living illegally in Morocco try to enter Europe either by climbing over their border fences or swimming along their coastlines.
The council initially reported that royal pardons had been granted to 11 activists serving sentences of two to three years in prison for their part in the Al-Hirak al-Shaabi.
Posters advertising the event are plastered across the town, while whitewashed buildings house modest shops selling candles as offerings to the saint.
Meriem Bouhid of Olympic Club de Safi said she wanted to “change her life” and that “living in Morocco no longer interested her”.