A civil defence official, speaking on state television, said there had previously been deadly accidents at the same spot.
02 Dec 2019 3:26 PM
The ban comes at a time of heightened security following a June 27 double suicide bombing in Tunis that left two dead and seven wounded.
06 Jul 2019 12:47 PM
The latest tragedy came to light the same week as 44 migrants were killed in air strike on a detention centre in suburb of Libyan capital.
05 Jul 2019 10:47 AM
Ambulances arrived swiftly at the scene, which was cordoned off by security forces.
29 Oct 2018 9:08 PM
Tunisian law currently stipulates that male heirs should receive double the assets given to females of the same level of kinship.
14 Aug 2018 1:21 PM
Tunisian authorities said 48 bodies were recovered, close to the city of Sfax, while 68 people were rescued.
04 Jun 2018 9:46 AM
Demonstrators also protested against the arrest of people who were not fasting.
12 Jun 2017 11:22 AM
Last year several hotels closed temporarily due to a lack of tourists.
29 Jan 2016 9:32 AM
Tunisia declared a state of emergency after a suicide bombing killed 12 presidential guards on a bus in the capital Tunis in November.
28 Jan 2016 10:01 AM
The father of a 10-year-old Syrian girl, who was reportedly killed in airstrikes that hit a kindergarten, carries her body before her funeral in the village of Deir al-Asafir in the rebel-held region of eastern Ghouta, on the outskirts of the Syrian capital Damascus. — AFP
18 Jan 2016 11:55 PM
Tunisia govt offers financial reward for information leading to their arrest
28 Nov 2015 4:37 PM
23 Nov 2015 9:29 AM