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FIFA Candidate Ali Queries Salman's Role in Bahrain Protests

ABC News - ‎17 hours ago‎
FILE - In this Thursday, April 30, 2015 file photo, Asian Football Confederation President Sheikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa leaves the AFC Congress in Manama, Bahrain. The Confederation of African Football said Friday it is backing Sheikh Salman of ...

BRIAN DOOLEY: When Bahrain bullies

Washington Times - ‎7 hours ago‎
But over the last five years the Obama administration has failed to do either on Bahrain. Instead it responded with handwringing as the political opposition and leading human rights defenders were tortured and jailed, with any prospect of political ...

7 stories of shocking injustice: Bahrain after the 'Arab Spring'

Amnesty International Livewire (blog) - ‎19 hours ago‎
Ali Mushaima was the first protester to be killed during the uprising in Bahrain after being shot on 14 February 2011. Another protester, Fadhel al-Matrouk, was shot dead at Ali Mushaima's funeral the next day.

Bahrain's UK-funded police watchdog fails to investigate torture claims

The Guardian - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
British taxpayers are paying millions to fund a police watchdog in Bahrain that has failed to investigate torture claims in the case of a man who has been sentenced to death.

Bahrain Press Review

Bahrain News Agency - ‎3 hours ago‎
Bahrain Press Review. 08 : 51 AM - 12/02/2016. Manama, Feb.12 (BNA): Bahrain dailies issued today focused in their principal headlines on the main local, Arab and international events which happened over the past 24 hours.

'Sham reforms': UK-funded watchdog in Bahrain fails to investigate torture allegations

RT - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
Those with concerns about detainees' treatment in Bahrain have been encouraged by the British government to contact the Gulf state's police ombudsman.

Bahrain: Setiwan claims fine GCC treble

Gulf Digital News - ‎9 hours ago‎
Bahrain players claimed the cream of titles in the Bahrain Keraleeya Samajam Meenumix GCC Open Badminton Tournament.
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Bahraini court gives jail terms to four protesters

Press TV - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
A court in Bahrain has sentenced four anti-regime protesters to 10 years in prison each over their alleged role in an attack on police forces in the Persian Gulf Arab kingdom.

Bahrain's Prisons are Overcrowded with Prisoner of Conscience

Alwefaq English - ‎13 hours ago‎
The National Democratic Opposition parties said Bahrain's prison are overcrowded with prisoners of conscience and those charged for political reasons, including a wide spectrum of the most prominent national leaders from different social, professional, ...

Bahrain: Ken and Erwin enter quarters

Gulf Digital News - ‎9 hours ago‎
Ken Belt, Erwin Godinho and Sparsh Parmar entered the quarter-finals in under-12 boys singles section of the 21st BBK Juniors Open Tennis Championship at Bahrain Tennis Club in Juffair last night. The second-round matches in the under-12 section saw ...
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Bahrain refutes media reports of plans for 'boots on the ground' in Syria

RT - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
“The statement made by the Bahraini ambassador in London was misunderstood. Our ambassador did not say that Bahrain plans to send or is even ready to send its ground troops to Syria or any other country to fight terrorism,” Khalid Al Khalifa told RT ...
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Bahrain warns over tobacco tax price-hikes - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
Majeed Sharaf, chairman of the Bahrain Consumer Protection Society, was quoted as telling GDN: “Some cold stores and businesses started stocking cigarette cartons since last week anticipating an increase in prices and were selling them at higher prices ...

Bahrain Weather Forecast

Bahrain News Agency - ‎4 hours ago‎
Bahrain Weather Forecast. 08 : 00 AM - 12/02/2016. Manama, Feb.12 (BNA): The Meteorological Directorate at the Ministry of Transportation and Telecommunications forecast a relatively cold weather with sporadic clouds and rising sand in some areas.

Saudi woman caught smuggling 1504 liquor bottles from Bahrain - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
Thousands of vehicles and passengers, mainly Saudis, regularly use the 25km causeway linking Bahrain and Saudi Arabia, particularly over the weekend.

Bahrain Bourse daily trading performance

Bahrain News Agency - ‎21 hours ago‎
Manama, Feb. 11 (BNA): Bahrain All Share Index has closed at 1,166.42 points marking a decrease of 2.38 points below the previous closing .
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Bahrain's king hands 'sword of victory' to Putin after Syria talks

Middle East Eye - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
Bahrain's King Hamad bin Isa al-Khalifa presented Russian President Vladimir Putin with a "sword of victory” made from Damascus steel during a visit to Russia that included talks with his host about the crisis in Syria.

Black market fears as Bahrain doubles duty on cigarettes and alcohol

Al-Bawaba - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
A cigarette shortage was reported by shops and supermarkets yesterday after it was confirmed that Bahrain had raised import duty on alcohol and tobacco - a move that is expected to drive up prices in the market.
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Plans unveiled for Bahrain-Saudi causeway expansion - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
Kamal Bin Ahmed, Bahrain's minister of transportation and telecommunications, told Arabian Business last year that “it made economic sense” for any new causeway to combine road and rail access as it would eliminate the need to build two costly bridges.

Restrictions on the Movement of Vessels between Bahrain and Iran – Bahrain

Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide - ‎Feb 11, 2016‎
The Association has been advised that the authorities in Bahrain have issued an Administrative Order, restricting the movement of vessels between Iran and Bahrain. The Administrative Order states that due to the severance of diplomatic relations ...

Boost to Bahrain-Philippines business ties

Bahrain News Agency - ‎Feb 11, 2016‎
Manama, Feb. 11 (BNA): Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI)'s Chairman Khalid Al Moayyed received the Special Envoy of the President of Republic of Philippines, Dr.