Tunisia

Who is Tunisia's new president Kais Saied?

Without a party or much funding, Saied won the election with a groundswell in youth support.

Kais Saied: Who is Tunisia's new president?

Music

Emel Mathlouthi's journey through music and revolution

Tunisian singer-songwriter whose songs soundtracked the 2011 Arab awakening joins The Stream to showcase her new album.

Emel Mathlouthi's journey through music and revolution

Middle East

Tunisia election: New President Saied promises to fix economy

Tunisia's newly elected president Kais Saied, who won by a landslide, offers new hope that ailing economy will be fixed.

Africa

Kais Saied wins Tunisia election with 72 percent

Electoral commission confirms landslide victory for law professor over rival Nabil Karoui in presidential runoff vote.

Tunisia presidential election: Kais Saied declared winner

Elections

Exit polls project Saied to become Tunisia's new president

Independent candidate Kais Saied forecast by polling agencies to win presidential runoff by a landslide.

Exit polls project Saied to become Tunisia's new president

Tunisia

Voting ends in Tunisia presidential runoff

The vote is Tunisia's second presidential election since the 2011 revolution.

Tunisia: Voting ends in presidential runoff

Middle East

Mistrust of elites fuels rise of Tunisia's presidential hopefuls

Political newcomers Kais Saied and Nabil Karoui offer vision of employment, education and improved infrastructure.

Mistrust of elites fuels rise of Tunisia's presidential hopefuls

Middle East

Tunisia's presidential candidates appear in TV debate

Tunisia's 2 presidential candidates have gone head-to-head in a rare TV debate ahead of Sunday's runoff vote.

Middle East

Tunisia: Unemployment, inflation crisis highlighted in election

Reviving the economy will be one of the main challenges for the winner of Sunday's presidential election runoff.

Tunisia

Tunisia's Kais Saied: 'He's just not interested in power'

Without a party or much funding, Saied has emerged as a frontrunner to lead Tunisia thanks to his 'utopist' programme.

Tunisia's Kais Saied: 'He's just not interested in power'

Middle East

Tunisia election: Preliminary results show Ennahda in the lead

Ennahda wins 52 seats in the 217-member parliament and will have to negotiate with other parties to form a government.

Tunisia election: Preliminary results show Ennahda in the lead

Tunisia

Tunisia presidential candidate Nabil Karoui freed

Nabil Karoui was detained in August before the first round of the Tunisian presidential election.

Tunisia presidential candidate Nabil Karoui freed

Tunisia

Lengthy coalition talks loom after fractured election

Ennahdha projected to win 17.5 percent of the vote, slightly ahead of Qalb Tounes, tipped to secure 15.6 percent.

Tunisia parliamentary vote: Exit poll shows Ennahdha in the lead

Middle East

Tunisia completes second parliamentary elections since revolution

Early indications suggest a low voter turnout against a backdrop of growing frustration with the established parties, and their failure to solve the economic crisis.

Tunisia

Polls shut in Tunisia vote seen as test for big parties

Sunday's election is seen as a test for established parties that have struggled to kick-start country's economy.