Tunisian Prime Minister Youssef Chahed has banned the wearing of the niqab in public institutions for security reasons, according to Reuters, citing an official source.
Leadership struggles in Tunisia deepen, ruling party elects two leaders in parallel congresses
The party says it will continue to govern by consensus
Tunisia’s new President, 88-year-old Beji Caid Essebsi, says he wants to “...turn the page on the past and look to the future”. Elected with almost
The new Tunisian President has pledged reconciliation as he was sworn in before the House of People’s Representatives on Wednesday. Eighty
Thousands of supporters of Beji Caid Essebsi danced, sang and waved the Tunisian flag in celebration of his victory in Sunday's run-off election.
Beji Caid Essebsi has won Tunisia's first free presidential election with over 55% of the vote
Beji Caid Essebsi has declared victory in the country's presidential run-off. Officials results are expected later on Monday.
Counting is underway following Sunday’s presidential run-off election in Tunisia. A result is expected to be announced on Monday evening. The vote
Polls have closed in Tunisia’s presidential run-off election. Sunday’s vote marks the country’s transition to full democracy after a revolution that
The final step in Tunisia’s transition to full democracy following the 2011 revolution takes place on Sunday with voters going to the polls in the
Tunisia is preparing for Sunday’s landmark poll when the country will hold a run-off of its first presidential democratic election. Neither of the
A former official of the ousted Tunisian leader Ben Ali looks set to go into a close run-off ballot in the country’s historic presidential
Founder of the Nidaa Tounes party Béji Caid Essebsi and interim President Mohamed Moncef Marzouki are heading for Tunisia’s presidential run-off vote
Tunisia’s two main presidential candidates are expected to go head to head in a second round a run off following Sunday’s landmark election.
The votes are being counted in Tunisia’s historic presidential election.
This is the first ever ballot to directly elect the country’s leader and
Polling stations have now closed in Tunisia’s historic presidential election.
This is the first ever ballot to directly elect the country’s leader
Tunisians are heading to the polls to vote for their first directly elected president since the 2011 revolution ended the rule of Ben Ali.
Tunisians are heading to the polls on Sunday to vote for a new president, a month after parliamentary elections were held.
The country which
Tunisia is heading to the polls to vote on Sunday for a new president, just one month after electing its parliament.
The country which kick started
The prospects for human rights in Tunisia after forthcoming elections comes under the spotlight in this edition of Utalk.
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Political tension has once again gripped Tunisia with hundreds of protesters taking to the streets of Tunis on Wednesday (April 16) to condemn what