June 03, 2016 1:32 pm
India and Tunisia signed MoUs on promotion of handicrafts and IT and digital economy after Vice President Ansari met Tunisian Prime Minister Habib Essid and discussed various issues of mutual and regional interests.
June 02, 2016 12:24 pm
Vice President Ansari's tour is being seen as a prelude to the upcoming visits of President Mukherjee and Prime Minister Modi, to give a fresh boost to bilateral relations between Tunisia and India.
March 09, 2016 7:25 pm
Prime Minister Habib Essid said on Tuesday that some 50 people took part in the attack, most of them Tunisians. However, not all bodies have yet been identified.
March 09, 2016 10:21 am
PM Essid said the death toll from Monday's clashes in the city of Ben Guerdane rose to 55, including 36 attackers.
March 07, 2016 3:36 pm
The gunmen targeted a police station and military facilities at dawn Monday in the border town of Ben Guerdane in eastern Tunisia.
January 23, 2016 6:01 pm
In a televised address to the nation yesterday, President Beji Caid Essebsi expressed understanding for the frustrations vented in impoverished regions of central Tunisia.
January 23, 2016 9:36 am
The unrest began Sunday in the town of Kasserine in central Tunisia where a young man electrocuted himself.
December 18, 2015 8:29 pm
Fruit-seller Mohammed Bouazizi act of setting himself on fire had sparked a ‘revolution’ and it led to imitation-attempts in neighbouring Arab countries resulting in a complex chain of events in Arab countries - what the world came to know as 'the Arab Spring'.
November 25, 2015 9:56 am
Essebsi, who cancelled a trip to Switzerland for Wednesday, declared a state of emergency throughout the country and a curfew in the capital.
July 05, 2015 9:21 am
Tunisia has faced a post-revolution surge in jihadist violence in which dozens of police and soldiers have been killed.
June 28, 2015 4:50 pm
Thousands of tourists fled Tunisia on Saturday after the country's worst terrorist attack killed 38 people.