Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
A Tunisian feminist who scandalized her country by posting topless photos of herself online has been arrested
DUBAI - Agence France-Presse
Tunisian police arrested some 200 members of the hardline Islamist Ansar al-Sharia...
MOGADISHU - Reuters
A suicide bomber hit a convoy of cars carrying Qatari officials through the centre of Somalia's capital...
TUNIS - Agence France-Presse
One protester died as clashes broke out between Ansar al-Sharia supporters and police in Tunisia, after the Salafist movement defied a government ban of its congress.
NAIROBI - Agence France-Presse
Almost 260,000 Somalians, half of them young children, died in the last two years, a United Nations report reveals
UNITED NATIONS - Reuters
Democratic Republic of Congo troops raped at least 97 women and 33 girls, some as young as 6, in the country's conflict with M23 rebels, according to a UN report.
TRIPOLI - Agence France-Presse
Gunmen demanding the sacking of former officials of the ousted Kadhafi regime surrounded...
Tunisian police have arrested a Libyan "terrorist" as he was trying to enter the...
GABORONE, Botswana - Agence France-Presse
Botswana President Ian Khama has received two stitches in his face after being clawed by a cheetah...
TRIPOLI - Reuters
Libya's defence minister resigned on Tuesday in protest at a siege by gunmen of two government...
PARIS - Agence France-Presse
Algeria's President Abdelaziz Bouteflika was 'responding well' in a Paris hospital after suffering a mini-stroke that has raised doubts about his ability to govern.