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February 9, 2014
Tunisia's interior ministry said it arrested a man suspected of involvement in the murder of leftist MP Mohamed Brahmiafter a fierce gun battle.
January 27, 2014
TUNIS // Tunisia’s politicians adopted a new constitution Sunday and the prime minister named a caretaker cabinet tasked with organising fresh polls — two key goals of the revolution that touched off the Arab Spring three years...
January 27, 2014
Tunisian assembly votes in favor of a new constitution marking a major step towards democracy since the country's Arab spring uprising.
December 22, 2013
Tunisian engineer who a year ago, was running a successful international business from Paris, appointed to steer country through elections intended to cement democracy.
December 15, 2013
Three years ago on December 17, the self-immolation of 26-year-old street vendor Mohammed Bouazizi unleashed a wave of protest across Tunisia and was the fuse for uprisings across the region.
November 28, 2013
From The English Patient to Raiders of the Lost Ark, the list of foreign films shot in Tunisia reads like a short guide to 20th century cinema history – until the Arab Spring.
November 27, 2013
Tens of thousands of people protest over Tunisia's declining economic situation, calling for greater investment in their impoverished regions.
November 12, 2013
Almost three years after popular uprisings toppled autocratic leaders in the region, poll on 22 Arab states finds three Arab Spring countries among the bottom five states for women’s rights.
November 7, 2013
Three years after Tunisia's revolution, youths who formed the vanguard of protests find themselves sidelined from the political arena by veteran leaders determined to hold on to power.
October 19, 2013
Tunisian forces killed the suspects in the Mount Taouyer area of Beja region, just 70 kilometres from the capital, the defence ministry said.
October 5, 2013
Sides broker deal to end a simmering two-month crisis sparked by the assassination in July of the opposition MP Mohamed Brahmi.
September 28, 2013
Ruling Islamist party Ennahda will step down after three weeks of talks with secularists, under deal brokered by trade union bloc.
September 20, 2013
The government now awaits the opposition's position on the initiative, drawn up by Tunisia’s powerful UGTT labour union.
September 18, 2013
If business managers at the Tunisian National Tourism Office need someone to personify the resilience of their post-revolution industry, they could do worse than turn to Sarah Fox.The...