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Tunisia hold Colombia to 1-1 draw in
Ahram OnlineTunisia hold Colombia to 1-1 draw in friendly gameAhram OnlineColombia drew 1-1 with Tunisia in a pre-World Cup friendly as the South Americans' lack of a cutting edge in the absence of star striker Radamel Falcao was exposed. With Los Cafeteros' World Cup opener against Greece just over three months away, coach ...Colombia vs Tunisia FIFA Soccer Game: Time, Date, Live Streaming, TV ChannelsThe Epoch TimesWorld Cup-bound Colombia draws with Tunisia 1-1News & Observerall 22 news articles »
Posted on 5 March 2014 | 2:03 pm
Tunisia: Quash conviction of released
Amnesty InternationalTunisia: Quash conviction of released prisoner of conscienceAmnesty InternationalPutting him behind bars for two years for the images he posted online was a travesty that risked crushing all hope of genuine progress on freedom of expression in post-Ben Ali Tunisia. ” Source: Philip Luther, Middle East and North Africa Director at ...Tunisia: Pardoned Facebook User Released From JailGlobal Voices OnlineTunisian jailed over caricatures freedgulfnews.comTunisian jailed over Mohammed caricatures freedYahoo Newsall 16 news articles »
Posted on 5 March 2014 | 11:37 am
Tunisian blogger imprisoned for blasphemy
Tunisian blogger imprisoned for blasphemy releasedMiamiHerald.comTUNIS, Tunisia -- The lawyer for a Tunisian blogger sentenced to seven years in prison for posting cartoons deemed insulting to the Prophet Muhammad says her client was freed late Tuesday. Lawyer Bochra Belhaj Hamida said Wednesday that Jaber Mejeri ...and more »
Posted on 5 March 2014 | 7:22 am
Italy's new PM makes Tunisia his first port
Al-ArabiyaItaly's new PM makes Tunisia his first port of callAl-ArabiyaItaly's newly appointed Prime Minister Matteo Renzi visited Tunisia on Tuesday in his first official trip abroad, saying the Mediterranean should be the heart of Europe and not its border. “The Mediterranean is not the border but the heart of Europe ...Italy's prime minister in Tunisia for talksWashington PostReady to borrow more than a billion: Tunisia's PM says economic woos could ...Al-BawabaUPDATE 1-European Investment Bank grants Tunisia $690 million loansReutersAllAfrica.comall 108 news articles »
Posted on 5 March 2014 | 6:09 am
Tunisia Targets Terror Financiers -
Tunisia Targets Terror FinanciersAllAfrica.comTunis — Tunisia will freeze assets of individuals and entities with terrorism ties. Moveable assets, real estate, securities and financial instruments would be subject to the measure, the finance ministry announced on February 25th. The move is part ...
Posted on 5 March 2014 | 1:47 am
Bahrain's GFH to start $3 bln TunisiaBy Tarek Amara TUNIS (Reuters) - Bahrain's Gulf Finance House (GFH) will start building a $3 billion financial park and real estate development north of Tunisia's capital, a project that had been suspended for five years, the Islamic investment bank said on Monday. The project will be one of the largest private foreign investments in the North African state, which has struggled to revive its ...
Posted on 10 March 2014 | 4:03 am
Three years after Arab Spring, Tunisia liftsTunisia's president on Thursday lifted the state of emergency that has been in place since the outbreak of a popular revolution three years ago.
Posted on 7 March 2014 | 1:39 am
Tunisia ends state of emergency after 3TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisia's president on Thursday lifted the state of emergency that has been in place since the outbreak of a popular revolution three years ago, and a top military chief said soldiers stationed in some of the country's most sensitive areas will return to their barracks.
Posted on 6 March 2014 | 12:55 pm
Tunisia lifts emergency rule in force sinceTunisia's president has lifted a state of emergency in force since the 2011 uprising that ousted dictator Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, his office said Thursday, despite a string of recent jihadist attacks. The country has been rocked by sporadic violence since the January 2011 revolution, which ignited the Arab Spring across North Africa and the Middle East. "The president and commander-in-chief of ...
Posted on 6 March 2014 | 9:26 am
Tunisia lifts state of emergency, threeTunisia has lifted a state of emergency three years after it was imposed, in a largely symbolic move to show security is improving in the North African state. Since the 2011 uprising that ousted autocrat Zine El-Abidine Ben Ali, Tunisian security forces have been battling militants from the hard-line Islamist movement Ansar al-Sharia, one of the radical groups to emerge after Ben Ali's fall. The ...
Posted on 6 March 2014 | 5:41 am
Bahrain's GFH to start $3 bln TunisiaTUNIS (Reuters) - Bahrain's Gulf Finance House (GFH) will start building a $3 billion financial park and real estate development north of Tunisia's capital, a project that had been suspended for five years, the Islamic investment bank said on Monday.
Posted on 9 March 2014 | 9:11 pm
10-metre whale caught in Tunisia fisherman'sTunis (AFP) - A 10-metre (33-foot) whale died on Sunday after becoming tangled in a Tunisian fisherman's nets off the coast of Sidi Bou Said town north of the capital Tunis. "At first, I thought it was a car bumper. Then I saw the whale's tail," the 24 ...
Posted on 9 March 2014 | 4:33 am
Tunisia, Cameroon To Host 2015 AfrobasketFiba Africa after its first day of the 5th session of the Central Board Meeting in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire on Thursday, has awarded Tunisia and Cameroon hosting rights of the 28th Afrobasket for Men and 24th Afrobasket for Women. Tunisia will by this ...
Posted on 7 March 2014 | 4:00 pm
Tunisia book World Volleyball ChampionshipFIVB: Tunis, Tunisia, March 7, 2014 - World No 13 Tunisia booked the third and last African ticket to the 2014 Men's World Championships after the won the African qualification tournament, Pool V held at Palais des Sports Hall in Tunis, Tunisia on Friday.
Posted on 7 March 2014 | 7:46 am
Tunisia Lifts 3-Year State of EmergencyTUNIS — President Moncef Marzouki of Tunisia lifted a state of emergency on Thursday that had been in force since the 2011 uprising, in a sign of growing confidence in the country since political accords were reached in December. The ...
Posted on 6 March 2014 | 10:37 am