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Senegal, Tunisia top African football in latest FIFA ranking | Alternative Africa

London, August 16, 2018 (AltAfrica)-Senegal and Tunisia are the joint highest African nationson the latest Fifa world rankings.

ALTERNATIVEAFRICA.COM - 2018-08-16 10:50:40

Tunisia party head hails Turkish stand against hegemony

“The measures and steps that Turkey has taken, despite the economic challenges it faces, are in line with its national sovereignty and interests,†Suaybi said.

YENISAFAK.COM - 2018-08-16 15:34:00

Jeremy Corbyn will not apologise over Tunisia wreath row

However, Corbyn told the British press that although he was present at the ceremony, he was not involved.

TRIKKLES.COM - 2018-08-16 00:00:00

.com | Tunisia denies migrants arrested on way to Italy were 'terrorists'

Tunisian authorities on Tuesday denied accusations by Italy that migrants it arrested as they tried to cross the Mediterranean for Italian shores were "terrorists". Tunisia's interior ministry on Monday announced the arrest of 15 people heading for European shores, stating that nine of them were con

TOPIX - 2018-08-16 15:19:39

Tunisia: Gay rights, inheritance reforms put country on edge

Earlier this week, Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi proposed a draft bill which would allow inheritance to be shared equally by male and female heirs. "I propose to make equal inheritance a law," he said in a televised speech in commemoration of Tunisia's National Women's Day. Currently, men rec

MSN.COM - 2018-08-15 08:30:04

Tunisia anti-litter activist takes up 300-km, 30-beach challenge - Breitbart

Nabeul (Tunisia) (AFP) – Bin bags at the ready, “long-distance activist” Mohamed Oussama Houij moves methodically along a beach in Tunisia’s Mediterranean town of Nabeul, scooping up all kinds of trash as he goes along.


Judge criticizes German officials over radical's deportation

The 42-year-old, identified only as Sami A. in line with German privacy rules and deemed a dangerous Islamic radical by local authorities, was deported July 13. A court had ruled he should remain in Germany until it receives guarantees that he won't face torture in Tunisia, but a fax informing autho

AP - 2018-08-16 07:32:09

Tunisia: African Senior Weightlifting Championships 2018 - Ramzi Bahloul Wins Titlte in 85 Kg Category

Tunis/Tunisia — Tunisian weightlifter Ramzi Bahloul, on Tuesday, won the African Senior Weightlifting Championship in the 85kg category by winning three gold medals at the African championships held from August 10 to 17 in Mahebourg, Mauritius.

ALLAFRICA.COM - 2018-08-15 11:44:10

Tunisia's President to Unveil Equal Inheritance Law

By Kylie KiunguyuPresident Beji Caid Essebsi is set to announce a Bill in favour of inheritance equality on Women's Day in Tunisia. This is seen as a liberal step in an Islamic nation where males inherit twice as much as femalesThe president of Tunisia, Beji Caid Essebsi, has promised to overturn ex

ALLAFRICA.COM - 2018-08-15 10:43:12

I don't only focus on winning - Peter de Villiers

Zimbabwe's head coach, Peter de Villiers, has said that he does not put too much attention to winning only, but rather good team play and player development.

ESPN - 2018-08-16 14:01:43

Tunisia Gets Ready to Give Women Inheritance Rights

Currently, under the sharia or Islamic law as applied in Tunisia male heirs receive double the assets given to females of the same level of kinship,Deutsche Wellereports.

ALLAFRICA.COM - 2018-08-15 10:26:52

Tunisia's Food Trade Balance Swings to Surplus in July

Related TopicsBusinessKenya: Dilemma Facing Kenyans With Life Insurance CoversUganda: Interest Rate at Lowest in 10 YearsNorth AfricaEgypt: Viral Video Lands Liverpool Striker Mohamed Salah in Hot WaterTunisia: Ennahdha Says Presidential Initiative to Uphold Equal Inheritance Is Starting Point for a

ALLAFRICA.COM - 2018-08-15 09:54:34

Tunisia: Tunis Ranks 106th in 'Global Liveability Index 2018'

Tunis/Tunisia — The Tunisian capital, Tunis, has ranked 106th in the world and 8th among Arab cities in "The Global Liveability Index 2018", published Tuesday by the Economist.The Global Liveability Index compares world cities (140) with each other in terms of security, affordability, education, hea

ALLAFRICA.COM - 2018-08-15 09:52:35

Tunisia: Troubled Waters - a six-part series

Tunisia was once a tourist paradise. But the arrival of relatively wealthy people, mostly from Europe, has given way to the departure of relatively poor people, mainly from Africa. We examine the changing dynamics of Tunisia in this six-part series.

TRTWORLD.COM - 2018-08-15 09:51:07

Call to investigate Jeremy Corbyn over five-star stay at Le Palace hotel in Tunisia

Questions over Jeremy Corbyn's wreath-laying trip to Tunisia intensified today after he admitted staying at a five-star hotel. ...


Russia thrash Tunisia to reach quarter-finals at Women's Youth World Handball Championship

Defending champions Russia thrashed knock-out round debutants Tunisia to book their place in the quarter-finals of the Women's Youth World Handball Championship in Poland.The Russian team continued their dominant form from the group stage as they recorded a comfortable 36-16 win at the Kielce Univer


Where the wild things learn

JOHANNESBURG, Aug. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In 2015, a young software engineer named Faten Ghriss went to the U.S. on an exchange programme and left as a young entrepreneur. She was inspired to build something that would affect real change in her home country of Tunisia when she saw the stark di

GLOBENEWSWIRE.COM - 2018-08-16 12:56:21

Tunisia Seizes 9 Jihadists on Migrant Boat Heading for Italy

Tunisian authorities have arrested nine Islamist extremists who attempted to board a rubber boat to reach Italy across the Mediterranean on Monday.The nine suspected terrorists were part of a group of 15 migrantsinterceptedby the Tunisian Coast Guard and the counter-terrorist team of Bizerte, in the

INFOWARS - 2018-08-15 14:20:11

BDS claims victory in Tunisia, forcing ‘Israel-linked ship’ from port

A spokesman for the Israeli container company Zim toldThe Jerusalem Postthat the ship did not belong to the company, was not rented by the company, and did not contain any cargo belonging to the company.


Court Rules Deported Islamist Should be Returned to Europe

The 42-year-old, identified only as Sami A. in line with German privacy rules and deemed a dangerous Islamic radical by local authorities, was deported July 13. A court had ruled the previous evening that he should remain in Germany until it receives guarantees that he won’t face torture in Tunisia,

BREITBART - 2018-08-16 11:52:59