December 5, 2012
As results in the Corruptions Perceptions Index break, the Arab Springers and the region measures its great expectations against its poor results. Qatar’s corruption rating glows against other Arab members states – but it is the best of a bunch of bad eggs.
Ousted Tunisian President Ben Ali's assest are being sold off, according to the state-run Tunis Afrique Presse.
December 3, 2012
Tunisia and Algeria are holding meetings to strengthen bilateral relations, with the Tunisian Prime Minister Hamadi Jebali heading a large delegation to Algiers.
November 29, 2012
Demonstrators in the Southwestern city of Siliana clash with police over unemployment and economic reforms.
November 28, 2012
The Tunisian actress is expecting her second child.
November 24, 2012
How will the economic policies of this international fund, the notorious IMF, affect a region with so many revolutions?
November 18, 2012
The New York museum hosts a range of Arab films from the 1960s right up to the present.
November 11, 2012
Tunisian singer Latifa is set for an explosive musical comeback in the new year that's sure to get her Egyptian fans excited for 2013.
November 7, 2012
Tunisian viewers were shocked when a Salafi cleric called upon Muslim youths to carry out jihadist acts against the government in a live TV show this week.
November 4, 2012
A late strike by El-Sayed Hamdi rescues Ahly from a stunning home defeat by Esperance in the first-leg of the African Champions League final on Sunday
November 1, 2012
Tunisia is still tottering on the edge of crisis as a power struggle between moderate Islamists and Salafis vying for control takes hold. Armed Islamists were out wreaking havoc and threatening the progress of supposedly seasoned Arab Springer Tunisia this week, forcing the pioneer country to resort to the retrograde old-regime's 'state of emergency' default line.
October 31, 2012
The Tunisian police and army were deployed Wednesday in the neighborhood of Manouba, a suburb of Tunis, to prevent any further violence after clashes with Salafists overnight, said the Ministry of the Interior.
October 29, 2012
Is North Africa trying to mount a Moorish re-awakening, uniting a traditional alliance, emboldened by the Arab Spring? This year revived the cycle of the Maghreb Summit and put the Moorish or Maghrabi question on the Arab table. It looks unlikely to be a force to reckon with, and more a redundant alliance of North Africa's Arab Belt.
October 12, 2012
Director of a new biopic of the legendary Egyptian singer says his top pick is Hind Sabri, from Tunisia.
October 4, 2012
The Tunisian government has announced that in their push to boost the 3G and mobile markets, they will break up the country’s fixed-line monopoly to promote diversification and competition.