"The peace process will totally be undone. It is a nightmare"
Northern Irish resident
"I only fly at 20-30% of my capabilities."
"I feel very insecure of what's going to happen in the future. I want to know more so I can plan. Because at the moment, I cannot plan anything in my life."
"I do miss floating"
"We will ask investors for their part to make a return by creating local jobs"
Amadou Gon Coulibaly
Ivory Coast's Prime Minister
"I have much more to offer than my physical appearance, and a hijab protects me against ‘You’re too skinny,’ ‘You’re too thick,’ ‘Look at her hips,’ ‘Look at her thigh gap.’ I don’t have to worry about that."
"I think in the same way we have to crack down on hate speech coming from Islamists we have to crack down on hate speech directed at the entire Muslim community"
Husband of murdered politician Jo Cox
"Every kid has the right to go to school. Education is not a privilege, it's a basic human right."
IOM project coordinator
The Arab Spring is one year old and they have been celebrating in the place where it all started – Tunisia.
People gathered in Bourguiba Avenue in
It has been one year since a revolution in Tunisia sparked a wave of similar uprisings across the Middle East known as the Arab Spring, but some
It was exactly one year ago today when a 26-year-old Tunisian street vendor in the town of Sidi Bouzid set himself on fire after police confiscated
Tunisians have marked the anniversary of November 7th (the day when President Ben Ali took power and promised an era of change). They held a funeral
Long queues at almost all polling stations indicated this was a special election in Tunisia. Officials claim the turnout in the country’s first free
Tunisia’s interim Prime Minister Beji Caid Essebsi arrived to vote in the country’s first free election.
It comes ten months after a vegetable
Almost four million Tunisians have registered to vote in their country’s first ever democratic elections.
As the polls opened on Sunday, people
The mother of the Tunisian man whose death inspired the Arab Spring is urging politicians not to forget her son’s sacrifice.
As Tunisia holds its
Tunisians go to the polls today in the country’s first election since the fall of former President Ben Ali’s regime in January.
They’re choosing an
Tunisians will vote for a new government in the country’s first general election since President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali was ousted in January
The main contenders in Tunisia’s first free election since the fall of former leader Ben Ali have held their final campaign rallies.
Tunisians will experience free elections this weekend, the first since their 50 years of living under the rule of a single party. Ten months after
Tunisia’s ex-security chief has been cleared of forging passports for ousted President Ben Ali and his family. Ali al-Seriati still faces other more
Former Tunisian president Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali has been sentenced, in absentia, to 35 years in jail by a court in Tunis.
His wife, Leila
The trial of former Tunisian president Ben Ali has opened in Tunis.
The man who ruled Tunisia for 23 years fled to Saudi Arabia on January 14 after
Tunisia’s ousted president Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali is to be tried in absentia on June 20.
Ben Ali fled to Saudi Arabia in January but is likely to
Tunisia’s first election since the overthrow of President Ben Ali has been put back yet again raising fears of violence in the country.
Colleagues of the Tunisian policewoman whose alleged slap was one of the triggers for the Tunisian revolution have celebrated the dismissal of her
Jubilant demonstrators gathered in the court buildings in Tunis. They were celebrating the ruling by a judge to dissolve the political party of
A court in Tunisia has ruled to dissolve the Constitutional Democratic Rally (RCD), the former governing party of Tunisia’s deposed leader Zine El