A major new social-attitudes survey on head covering in the Middle East finds that few people are in favour of the burka
It appears to be the last Arab Spring country to have a shot at completing a transition to democracy following last ditch negotiations between secularists and Islamists
Q. I'm thinking of booking a late deal to Tunisia. Is October a good time to go? Should we choose all-inclusive or bed-and-breakfast? And is it safe to holiday there? Katherine Stephens
Play-off draw pairs two of Africa's heavyweights
A man was killed and a car bomb detonated in the Tunisian capital of Tunis on Saturday during violent protests ahead of the funeral of an assassinated politician.
The Interior Ministry says a Jihadi cell is to blame
All flights to and from the country cancelled
Killing could derail fragile democracy in birthplace of the Arab Spring
Three topless European women were arrested for protesting outside the Palace of Justice in Tunis against the arrest of one of their fellow activists.
Something to declare
A young cigarette vendor has set himself on fire in Tunis, reviving memories of similar events two years ago that sparked an uprising which spread across the Arab world.
Tunisia's new Prime Minister tries to ease tension after opposition leader's murder
Government falls after killing provokes violent protests in cradle of Arab Spring
It's been two years since the Arab Spring uprising, yet tourists have failed to return to Tunisia in any numbers. All the more reason to pay a visit
The BA Boeing 737-400, which was on route to Tunisia, had to divert to Lyon to make an emergency landing
Diamond pen and 39 cars among thousands of luxury items from deposed Tunisian president at auction