A major new social-attitudes survey on head covering in the Middle East finds that few people are in favour of the burka
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British Airways flight in emergency landing after 'drunk abusive middle-aged women try to storm cockpit'
Thursday 03 January 2013
The BA Boeing 737-400, which was on route to Tunisia, had to divert to Lyon to make an emergency landing
Sunday 23 December 2012
Diamond pen and 39 cars among thousands of luxury items from deposed Tunisian president at auction
Wednesday 21 November 2012
Arsenal take on Montpellier in their Champions League Group B clash at Emirates Stadium tomorrow.
Thursday 01 November 2012
Clashes involving Salafis; women gang-raped by police; attacks on the US embassy: hopes for democracy in the birthplace of the Arab Spring are fading
Thursday 25 October 2012
The leader of the North African country's largest political party talks to Robert Fisk
Monday 22 October 2012
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Sunday 07 October 2012
Forty nine policemen were injured when protesters clashed with security forces over the reopening of a rubbish dump on the Tunisian island of Djerba.
Monday 13 August 2012
Friday 10 August 2012
Great Britain's poor Olympics in the water concluded today with just three medals after Daniel Fogg finished fifth in the open water in the Serpentine.
Saturday 04 August 2012
Great Britain's men endured another torrid outing in the Copper Box as Tunisia handed out a beating in their Group A clash that sent the host nation crashing out.
Friday 03 August 2012
Niger's Hamadou Djibo Issaka received the roar of a home gold medallist from the Eton Dorney crowd as he finished 33rd and last in the men's single sculls.
Friday 03 August 2012
Great Britain's men may have lost their third successive game at the Olympics at the hands of Argentina 32-21, but the manner of their rousing first-half performance will only have enhanced the growing popularity of handball in the country.
Monday 23 July 2012
The Arab League's secretary general has offered Syrian president Bashar Assad a “safe exit” for him and his family if he steps down.
Saturday 21 July 2012
Great Britain handball playmaker Ciaran Williams has targeted the two non-European teams in his side's group when they make their Olympic bow next week.
Friday 20 July 2012
Tunisia's former dictator has received his second life sentence in absentia from a military court after being convicted of complicity in the killings of protesters during last year's uprising against him.
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