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Tunisian Parliament bloc proposes Islamic constitution

Tunisian Parliament bloc proposes Islamic constitution

The third-largest party in Tunisia's constituent assembly, charged with writing a new constitution, proposed on Monday a draft document based on Islamic law which will likely alarm the country's secularists.

February 21, 2012 4:39
 
Tunisia’s Ennahda likely to back an open economy

Tunisia’s Ennahda likely to back an open economy

Ennahda makes effort to reassure business community; Party is free market oriented but could ally with leftists; Islamists could attract Gulf Arab investment as Europe suffers

October 29, 2011 6:28
 

Tunisia Islamists storm university over veil ban

University refused to enrol woman in full-face veil; Religious tension mounting as election approaches; Women stage counter-protest against religious violence

October 9, 2011 11:15