Black Tunisians push for equality, in face of racism

Tunisian Nadia Borji says she wants to be considered as equal but fears she will end up buried in her town’s so-called “slaves” cemetery — because she is black.

Black Tunisians push for equality, in face of racism

Tunisian Nadia Borji says she wants to be considered as equal but fears she will end up buried in her town’s so-called “slaves” cemetery — because she is black.

Tunisians wade through the mud following flash floods

Tunisians clear the mud from the streets of the town of Mohamedia following flash floods in the north of Tunisia. Flash flooding in Tunisia has killed at least five people while a further two are unaccounted for, the interior ministry said. IMAGES

Tunisians rally in support of equal inheritance bill

Demonstrators rally in Tunis in support of a draft bill which would equalize inheritance rights between men and women.

Tunisia votes in first free municipal elections

Tunisians head to the polls for the first free municipal elections since the 2011 revolution, seen as another milestone on the road to democracy in the birthplace of the Arab Spring. IMAGES

Protests mark Tunisia uprising anniversary

Tunisians mark seven years since the uprising that launched the Arab Spring, with fresh protests after days of unrest over persisting poverty and unemployment.

Tunisians protest in support of jailed Turkish journalists

Members of the National Union of Tunisian Journalists demonstrate in Tunis in solidarity with journalists jailed in Turkey, ahead of a visit to Tunisia by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

LGBT film gets warm welcome at Tunisia festival

A frank documentary about the lives of gay Tunisians received an enthusiastic welcome at a local film festival despite homosexuality being a crime in the North African country.

Tunisia holds its second Comic Con event

Young Tunisians participated in the opening of the second edition of Comic Con Tunisia, in the town of Le Kram, near Carthage.