By Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON APR 12, 2021 07:03 PM IST
- Ramadan 2021: From Saudi Arabia to Asian countries like India and Pakistan and Western nations like USA and UK, here is a list of regions that begin fasting from Tuesday after sighting the crescent moon
AP | , Tunis
PUBLISHED ON APR 02, 2021 03:01 PM IST
- Authorities said it was the first time they had reported the presence of a woman among the jihadis taking refuge in Mount Salloum area
Reuters | , Tunis
UPDATED ON MAR 06, 2021 07:35 AM IST
The Health Ministry of Tunisia, on Friday, revealed that they will ease the Covid-19 protocols, including nighttime curfew, quarantine for visitors and movement between cities in an attempt to bring the tourists back.
UPDATED ON JAN 24, 2021 07:48 AM IST
- Amid rising Covid-19 cases which are also among the highest rates in Africa, Tunisia announces new restrictions and bans protests that erupted soon after the new lockdown measures were announced
Tunis | By Reuters | Posted by Shivani Kale
UPDATED ON JAN 07, 2021 08:18 PM IST
Tunisia’s tourism revenue plunged by 65% in 2020 compared to 2019, to around $746 million, official figures showed on Thursday, as the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic dealt a severe blow to the country’s economy.
Cairo | By Reuters | Posted by Nishtha Grover
UPDATED ON DEC 25, 2020 07:40 AM IST
After suspending air travel with Britain, Australia and South Africa, Tunisia has now put a ban on all air travel with Denmark amid fears of spread of the new coronavirus strain.
Kasserine | By Associated Press | Posted by Ayshee Bhaduri
PUBLISHED ON DEC 17, 2020 04:18 PM IST
Hundreds of Tunisians have turned to the desperate act of self-immolation in the past 10 years, following the example of Mohammed Bouazizi, a 26-year-old fruit seller in the town of Sidi Bouzid who set himself ablaze on December 17, 2010, to protest police harassment.
Cairo | By Associated Press | Posted by Ayshee Bhaduri
UPDATED ON DEC 15, 2020 02:55 PM IST
For a time after 2011, the surge toward those dreams seemed irreversible. Now they are further than ever. Those who keep the faith are convinced that yearning was real and remains, or is even growing as people across the Arab world struggle with worsening economies and heavier repression.
Mahdia (Tunisia) | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta
UPDATED ON NOV 09, 2020 12:39 PM IST
Tunisian designers like Mechri are increasingly going back to their roots, embracing local artisans and environmentally conscious materials.
Rome | By Associated Press | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta
UPDATED ON NOV 07, 2020 08:33 AM IST
Italy and France are considering deploying sea or air craft to alert Tunisia to the departure of clandestine boats ferrying migrants north to Italian shores.
Grasse | By Reuters | Posted by Ayshee Bhaduri
PUBLISHED ON NOV 01, 2020 05:32 PM IST
The latest arrests in the case involved two men from the town of Grasse,near the southern French coast close to Nice,BFM TV reported
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent | Edited by Sohini Sarkar
UPDATED ON OCT 12, 2020 09:02 PM IST
On October 8, the external affairs ministry confirmed the seven Indians had been abducted at Asshwerif in Libya on September 14, while they were travelling to Tripoli airport to catch a flight back to India. The men belong to Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Gujarat and Uttar Pradesh.
Tunis | By Associated Press | Posted by Niyati Singh
UPDATED ON SEP 07, 2020 09:28 PM IST
Tunisian authorities say that they have arrested seven people suspected of links to a deadly weekend attack that left one security officer dead and another injured.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Richa Banka
UPDATED ON JUL 08, 2020 11:52 PM IST
Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Gurmohina Kaur granted bail to the accused on furnishing a personal bond of Rs 10,000 each.
Tunis | By Reuters | Posted by Saumya Sharma
UPDATED ON JUN 28, 2020 10:31 AM IST
Tunisia reopened its land, sea and air borders for the first time in more than three months after it announced it had brought the coronavirus outbreak under control.
Tunis | By Agence France-Presse | Posted by Niyati Singh
UPDATED ON JUN 09, 2020 11:24 PM IST
The bodies of about 20 migrants from sub-Saharan Africa were recovered Tuesday from waters off Tunisia, a legal official said, as a search was launched for 30 others.
United Nations | By Associated Press
PUBLISHED ON MAY 09, 2020 03:32 PM IST
The U.S. objection to the Security Council resolution drafted by France and Tunisia reflects rising tensions between Washington and Beijing, and apparent differences within the Trump administration.
Amman | By Reuters
UPDATED ON APR 23, 2020 01:12 PM IST
It’s a time of year when homeless and isolated people in the Middle East can count on hot meals and friendly conversations with strangers.
Tunisia | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON MAR 06, 2020 06:03 PM IST
Two people on a motorcycle set off a blast near the U.S. Embassy in the Tunisian capital, Tunis, five police officers were wounded.
Wuhan | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON OCT 21, 2019 11:37 PM IST
Amit Panghal beat Tunisia’s Boughanmi Bilel 4-1 in the men’s 52kg category as the boxers continued to impress.
Tunis | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON SEP 15, 2019 09:29 PM IST
Key players include media mogul Nabil Karoui, behind bars due to an ongoing money laundering probe, Abdelfattah Mourou, who heads a first-time bid for Islamist-inspired party Ennahdha, and Prime Minister Youssef Chahed.
Agence France-Presse | By Agence France-Presse, Sejnane, Tunisia
UPDATED ON MAY 22, 2019 12:18 PM IST
With bucket and spade in hand, Sabiha Ayari from Sejnane in northern Tunisia is among the women keeping alive an ancient tradition of creating pottery with all-natural materials.
New Delhi | By Agencies
UPDATED ON APR 07, 2019 10:35 PM IST
The Indian Ambassador in Tunisia has the concurrent charge of Libya. The CRPF contingent is deployed as the Peacekeeping force in Tripoli, Swaraj outlined.
London | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAR 08, 2019 09:12 AM IST
India once again failed to make the cut to be added to the expanded list of countries, which has now included Brazil, Kazakhstan, Mauritius, Oman, Peru and Tunisia.
Reuters | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JAN 28, 2019 11:51 PM IST
According to media reports, a request was made for the move by a number of mainly Muslim North African nations, including Morocco, Tunisia and Algeria, who have all already sealed qualification
Agence France-Presse | By Agence France-Presse, Tunis
UPDATED ON DEC 20, 2018 11:52 AM IST
Tattooing is no longer a problem as in the past in Tunisia, with the evolution of media in the world and the frequent sighting of tattooed stars and celebrities.
Johannesburg | By Reuters
UPDATED ON NOV 17, 2018 11:18 AM IST
Mohamed Salah, who had a quiet match, produced yet another last-gasp winner for his country in the 90th minute with a deft chip over the goalkeeper after a quick interchange of passes.
Moscow | By AFP
UPDATED ON OCT 17, 2018 09:37 AM IST
The 23-year-old Kyrgios, who has slumped to 37th in the world rankings after struggling for form and fitness this year, will meet Mirza Basic in the last 16, after the Bosnian saw off Tunisia’s Malek Jaziri 7-6 (7/4), 6-2.
Cape Town | By Reuters
UPDATED ON OCT 17, 2018 09:10 AM IST
Senegal won 1-0 in Sudan thanks to a late goal from Sidy Sarr as Liverpool forward Sadio Mane was left out of the team after hurting a thumb at the weekend.
Hindustan Times, Moscow | By Bhargab Sarmah
UPDATED ON JUL 02, 2018 11:27 PM IST
Colombia up for the fight but hopes rise on Gareth Southgate’s young team