My Tunisia

Sihem Ben Aissa: The art of carpet weaving in Tunisia

Meet the Tunisian woman who revived the traditional art of carpet weaving that had all but disappeared in her village.

My Tunisia

Khalil Melliti: 'My Tunisia is football'

With the support of his family and friends, a teenager lives out his football dream in post-revolution Tunisia.

Middle East

Hamas: Mossad assassinated Tunisian Mohammed al-Zawari

Hamas accuses Israel intelligence agency Mossad of being behind assassination of its Tunisian member Mohammed al-Zawari.

Hamas: Mossad assassinated Tunisian drone-team member

My Tunisia

Wajiha Jendoubi: 'Theatre is my weapon'

What inspires Tunisia's most popular female comedian to make people laugh?

My Tunisia

Mohsen Lihidheb: Rubbish Artist of Zarzis

One Tunisian preserves rubbish from local beaches to raise awareness about the environment and the plight of refugees.

Egypt

Egyptians afraid to express views online, study finds

Support for freedom of speech in Egypt fallen significantly since 2013, according to the largest survey in the region.

Egyptians afraid to express views online, study finds

Middle East

Tunisia: Protesters decry amnesty corruption law

There have been protests in Tunisia against a controversial law granting amnesty to public officials accused of corruption before the 2011 Arab Spring.

Inside Story

Are Muslim women closing the gender gap in Tunisia?

Tunisia lifts ban on Muslim women marrying non-Muslims despite opposition from mainstream Muslim leaders.

Middle East

Tunisia lifts ban on Muslim women marrying non-Muslims

President's initiative secures Tunisian women's right to choose spouse despite opposition from mainstream Muslim clerics

Tunisia lifts ban on Muslim women marrying non-Muslims

Middle East

Tunisia PM names new cabinet, replaces 13 ministers

PM calls new line-up a 'war government' that will 'fight against terrorism, corruption, unemployment and inequality'.

Tunisia's Youssef Chahed names new cabinet

Middle East

Major Roman ruins discovered underwater in Tunisia

Streets, monuments and about 100 fermentation tanks found in the Mediterranean, confirming a theory about Neapolis.

Major Roman ruins discovered underwater in Tunisia

Middle East

Tunisia joins countries boycotting Wonder Woman film

Tunisia joins Lebanon and Qatar in banning US blockbuster featuring a former soldier with the Israeli army at its helm.

Tunisia bans Wonder Woman after al-Chaab complaint

Tunisia

Refugees in limbo after Tunisia shuts desert camp

Four years after the UN ceased operations at Choucha camp, authorities have cleared out the remaining men.

Refugees in limbo after Tunisia shuts desert camp

Media

Talk shows, Islamist women and post-Arab Spring media

Scholars have analysed the media landscapes of Turkey, Tunisia and Morocco – three countries in political transition.

Talk shows, Islamist women and post-Arab Spring media

Middle East

Tunisia freezes assets of former presidential hopeful

Slim Riahi, accused of money laundering in government anti-corruption drive, says he is victim of political blackmail.

Tunisia freezes assets of former presidential hopeful