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US, Britain Directly Involved in Crackdown on Bahrainis: Opposition Figure

Manama regime in the clampdown Date : February 28, 2017 Reporter : Big News Network TEHRAN (Tasnim) - A senior official with Bahraini opposition group the Islamic Action Society slammed the US and British governments for their major role in the ongoing heavy-handed clampdown on the Bahraini people.> BNN The US and British governments are directly responsible for the oppression of the Bahraini nation, Head of the Political Bureau of the Islamic Action Society Rashed al-Rashed said in an interview with the Tasnim News Agency. They not only have given the ...Full Story

POLITICS

US, Britain Directly Involved in Crackdown on Bahrainis: Opposition Figure

Date : February 28, 2017 Reporter : Big News Network Manama regime in the clampdown TEHRAN (Tasnim) - A senior official with Bahraini opposition group the Islamic Action Society slammed the US and British governments for their major role in the ongoing heavy-handed clampdown on the Bahraini people.> BNN The US ...Full Story

BUSINESS

Bahrain , Azerbaijan sign military co-op plan

Date : December 26, 2014 Reporter : Trend Military cooperation between the two countries Baku, Azerbaijan, Dec.26 By Ilkin Izzet – Trend: A military cooperation plan was signed during the visit of Azerbaijani Defense Minister Colonel General Zakir Hasanov to Bahrain, Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said on Dec.26. ...Full Story

INDUSTRY

Bahrain approves $796 minimum salary for hospitality sector workers

Date : September 1, 2014 Reporter : arabianbusiness Bahrain`s Minister of Labour is to subsidise the salaries The cabinet of the Bahrain government has approved a measure which aims to raise the minimum salary for Bahrainis working in hospitality to BD300 (US $796). Bahrain’s Minister of Labour is to subsidise the salaries of Bahraini ...Full Story

SOCIO-CULTURE

Clashes break out outside Bahrain opposition leader’s home

Date : December 31, 2015 Reporter : Trend Riot police used tear gas to disperse the demonstrators Clashes have broken out between police in Bahrain and anti-regime demonstrators protesting against the prolonged detention of the country’s main opposition leader, Sheikh Ali Salman, Press TV reported. Riot police used tear ...Full Story

HISTORY

Bahraini king says only a matter of time before Arab states align with Israel

Date : March 4, 2016 Reporter : Big News Network Gulf Cooperation Council MANAMA, Bahrain - This week's designation by the GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) of Hezbollah as a terrorist group is seen as part of a process by Arab nations to align themselves with Israel.> Big News Network Israeli Prime ...Full Story

HUMAN RIGHTS

Bahrain sees 51.5 percent voter turnout in national elections

Date : November 23, 2014 Reporter : BigNewsNet Opposition claimed Sunni monarchy discriminating Shiite majority Bahrain registered 51.5 percent turnout in the parliamentary and municipal elections Saturday, notwithstanding the opposition's call to boycott the elections. "The turnout today was 51.5 percent compared to the 67.7 per ...Full Story

ENVIRONMENT

GCC investors to revive Bahrain’s stalled market project

Date : April 1, 2014 Reporter : BigNewsNet Master plans for the BD200m project have since been presented to municipalities Monday, March 31 - 2014 @ A group of investors from the GCC region have pledged to help revive the modernisation of Bahrain’s Manama Central Market project, which stalled as a result of the 2011 unrest, Gulf Daily News has ...Full Story

EDUCATION

HM the King praises Britain’s role in maintaining regional security

Date : February 11, 2015 Reporter : BigNewsNet Talk with Chief of the Naval staff of the UK Manama, Feb. 11. (BNA) - His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa received at Al Sakhir Palace today Chief of the Naval staff of the UK's Royal Navy Admiral Sir George Zambellas and his accompanying delegation, currently on a visit ...Full Story

TECHNOLOGY

Bahrain clerci’s arrest impulsive, imprudent: Iran official

Date : January 1, 2015 Reporter : Trend Iran will not allow regional security to be jeopardized A senior Iranian official has hit out at the Manama regime for apprehending Bahraini opposition leader Sheikh Ali Salman, describing his arrest as an “impulsive” and “imprudent” move, PressTV reported. ...Full Story

TRAVEL

Bahrain orders expulsion of US diplomat, triggering diplomatic row

Date : July 9, 2014 Reporter : BigNewsNet MANAMA - Bahrain, the island country in the Persian Gulf, Tuesday kicked off a diplomatic row with the United States by ordering the expulsion of a visiting senior American diplomat for allegedly meddling in the country's internal ...Full Story

SPORTS

Bahrain and UAE want to compete at Qatar 2015 Men’s World Handball Championships after all

Date : November 19, 2014 Reporter : insidethegames.biz World Championships in Qatar Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates have informed the International Handball Federation (IHF) they wish to abandon their respective withdrawals from the 2015 Men's World Championships in Qatar. In a statement, the IHF confirmed ...Full Story

ENTERTAINMENT

Kim Kardashian leaves Gulf with pledge to come back during vacations

Date : December 7, 2012 Reporter : ANI "The country has lovely beaches and desert," she said   Dubai, December 6 (ANI): Kim Kardashian, who was on a visit to the Gulf to launch amilkshake franchise, has left for her hometown following an unprecedented three-day visit to Kuwait and Bahrain. The 32-year-old ...Full Story

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