Tunisian Azza Besbes will duel with Dutch teenager Marleen Buitenhuis for the women’s sabre senior individual gold at NAS fencing in the final tomorrow at NAS Sports Complex. (Photo: Gulf News)
May 21, 2018 - 18:09 GMT
Tunisia’s talented fencer counts NAS Sports Tournament as important part of her preparations for Tokyo 2020
Tunisians protest for the right to eat and smoke in public during Ramadan, on June 11, 2017. (AFP)
May 21, 2018 - 13:39 GMT
In Tunisia, campaign “مش بالسيف” or “MouchBessif” which means: “Nothing can be against our will”, was launched by the beginning of Ramadan 2017. Tunisian activists of the Association Des Libres Penseurs are protesting for the right to eat and drink in public during Ramadan.
The Tunisian beat off the challenge from teammate and South Korean playmaker Nam Tae-hee and Al Sadd’s Spanish midfield star Xavi Hernandez.
May 18, 2018 - 14:43 GMT
Al Duhail’s Youssef Msakni was adjudged as the Best Player of the 2017-18 season at the Qatar Football Association’s end-of-season awards ceremony at the Qatar National Convention Center yesterday.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan accuses Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of having the “blood of Palestinians on his hands
May 16, 2018 - 07:00 GMT
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan accused Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of having the “blood of Palestinians on his hands" following indiscriminate killings by Israeli forces in the besieged Gaza Strip.
Malek Jaziri
May 13, 2018 - 09:06 GMT
Tunisian tennis player Malek Jaziri (world’s 47th) beat Russian Evgeny Donskoy (world’s 90th) 6-3, 6-2 in the first qualifying round of the Rome tournament on Saturday.
Etoile Sportive de Rades team (Photo:
May 12, 2018 - 23:44 GMT
Etoile Sportive de Rades have kept the trophy of Tunisia’s Basketball Cup (Men) after defeating US Monastir (79-65), at a final game played on Saturday in Rades.
Al Khor Sports Club president Hassan Juma al-Mohannadi (left) and new coach Adel Sellimi (Photo: Gulf Times)
May 10, 2018 - 15:04 GMT
Tunisian Adel Sellimi succeeded his compatriot Nassif al Bayawi as coach of the QNB Stars League team Al Khor Club.
Municipal Elections in Tunisia (Shutterstock/File Photo)
May 09, 2018 - 18:00 GMT
Independent candidates running in Tunisia’s first free municipal election gained more votes than major parties Ennahda and Nidaa Tounes, officials said on Tuesday citing preliminary results.
May 09, 2018 - 14:26 GMT
The three nominees for the coveted QFA Best Player Award were revealed by the Qatar Football Association on Tuesday, with Youssef Msakni...
Souad Abderrahim (AFP/File Photo)
May 07, 2018 - 09:46 GMT
In a first, a woman became mayor of the Tunisian capital.
The Tunisian municipal elections mark the first tangible step of decentralisation since the end of Ben Ali's rule. (AFP/ File Photo)
May 06, 2018 - 11:56 GMT
Tunisians have started voting in the first municipal elections since the 2011 revolution that led to regime change in the North African country.
A Tunisian woman wearing the national flag casts her vote (AFP/File Photo)
April 29, 2018 - 15:00 GMT
Military and security personnel on Sunday began voting in Tunisia’s local election, for the first time in the country’s history.
Tunisia forward Youssef Msakni
April 10, 2018 - 19:38 GMT
Tunisia forward Youssef Msakni has been ruled out of the World Cup after agonisingly suffering a cruciate ligament injury while playing his final league game of the season.
Sonia Ben Ammar (far right) attends the
April 10, 2018 - 13:47 GMT
Tunisian model Sonia Ben Ammar — a rising star in the fashion world — walked for Dolce & Gabbana in New York on Sunday. The 19-year-old was part of a dazzling catwalk lineup for the Italian label’s extravagant Spring 2018 Alta Moda Fashion Show at the Metropolitan Opera House at Lincoln Center, alongside superstar models including Karlie Kloss, Ashley Graham, Taylor Hill, Romee Strijd, Karen Nelson, Joan Smalls, and Naomi Campbell.
April 10, 2018 - 08:49 GMT
The Esperance Sportive de Tunis took home their 28th championship title after defeating ES Metlaoui 1-0 at a Tunisia's football League 1 day-23 game, played on Sunday in Rades.
The 2018 Taekwondo World Junior Championships logo
April 08, 2018 - 17:49 GMT
Israeli athletes will not be able to compete in the taekwondo world junior championships following a successful lawsuit by activists.