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Twitter and India play tug-of-war with democracy

24 February, 2021

Comment: In India, an increasingly authoritarian government combined with Twitter's willingness to put stakeholders before users raises questions over freedom of speech, writes Jillian C. York.

Tunisia ex-presidential candidate released on bail

24 February, 2021

After a two month spell in prison, Nabil Karoui has been released on bail, but still faces charges of money laundering and tax evasion.

Algerian students hold anti-government protests

24 February, 2021

Dozens of Algerian students defied police Tuesday to demonstrate in the capital Algiers.

Morocco receives UNESCO heritage registration for couscous

20 February, 2021

Couscous has been awarded the status of intangible cultural heritage.

IS claims killing of 4 Tunisia soldiers, beheading: SITE

19 February, 2021

IS claimed responsibility for the February 3 killing of four soldiers in a rugged region of central Tunisia.

Market for edible flowers blossoms in Tunisia

18 February, 2021

Edible flowers have grown in popularity in Tunisia, and are being used in high-end hotel restaurants.

Will Biden uphold Moroccan sovereignty in Western Sahara?

18 February, 2021

Comment: President Biden is well aware of Morocco's strategic importance to the US in the region, and is unlikely to want to destabilise that relationship, writes Samir Bennis.

Tunisia's virus vaccines delayed until March: official

17 February, 2021

A delay in the arrival of vaccines has postponed the start of Tunisia’s vaccination campaign.

Prominent Islamist scandalizes Tunisia by dancing with scantily-clad actress

17 February, 2021

Abdel Fattah Mourou, a co-founder and former deputy leader of the Islamist Ennahdha party, has shocked Tunisian society by dancing with scantily-clad actress Mariem Ben Moulehem while in clerical garb.

Tunisia PM fires five ministers amid growing constitutional crisis

16 February, 2021

The Tunisian premier is at odds with the President Kais Saied over a cabinet reshuffle.

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