Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Bahrain News

News on Bahrain continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

Saturday | Real Clear Politics

U.S. Missing the Boat on Bahrain

King Hamad Al Khalifa of Bahrain has finally confirmed the widespread rumors that his country is preparing to call elections.

1 comment

Related Topix: Middle East, World News

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Humans Rights Watch

Bahrain: Drop Charges against Opposition Leaders

Bahrain basically told the US that the human rights situation in the country is none of its business.

Comment?

Related Topix: Middle East, World News, Prison, Charitable Organizations, Human Rights Watch

Information Technology

Broadband Combo Deal, First and Only One of its Kind in Bahrain, from Batelco

ENP Newswire - 11 July 2014 Release date- 10072014 - Batelco, Bahrain's leading telecommunications provider is delighted to deliver a unique combination deal for its customers with a fantastic new residential and mobile Broadband Combo Package.

1 comment

Related Topix: Middle East, World News

American Thinker

Bahrain expels US diplomat

Is Obama's State Department crazy, or just plain stupid? Last Sunday, US Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor Tom Malinowski met with senior members of the Al-Wefaq group, Bahrain's leading opposition movement to the constitutional monarchy of King Al-Khalifa.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Iran,

Wed Jul 09, 2014

WAVY-TV Portsmouth

Norfolk-based ships deploy to Bahrain amid strained relations

Two coastal patrol ships left Naval Station Norfolk Wednesday and headed to Bahrain, where relations are strained with the U.S. after the country expelled a U.S. diplomat earlier this week.

1 comment

Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Norfolk, VA, US Military, US Navy, US News

News Times

Starwood's Westin brand passes 200 mark

The Westin Beijing Financial Street in Beijing, China, one of the 200 hotels the Starwood brand has opened worldwide.

2 comments

Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Middle East,

KAUZ

Bahrain questions activists after diplomat meeting

Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for his conviction on bribery, money laundering and other corruption charges.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Middle East, New Orleans, LA, Weather, Marijuana

KLKN

Bahrain questions activists after diplomat meeting

Officials in central New York say four people are dead and four homes have been destroyed in building collapses amid severe thunderstorms.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Weather, New Orleans, LA, Marijuana

Stars and Stripes

AFN station in Bahrain undergoing upgrade in July

Petty Officer 3rd Class Nathan Schott, left, and Rolando Rivera work on giving the American Forces Network radio studio in Bahrain a much-needed facelift, Tuesday, July 8, 2014.

1 comment

Related Topix: Middle East, World News, US Military, US Navy

Al Bawaba

GFH to develop mixed-use, community in Dubailand

Gulf Finance House , the Bahrain based Islamic investment bank, today announced that it has signed a land sale agreement with Dubai Properties Group to establish a new mixed-use residential development in its DUBAILAND district.

2 comments

Related Topix: Middle East, World News, United Arab Emirates,

Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Economist

Bridging the Gulf

IN FEBRUARY, Kamal Ahmed, the transport minister of the tiny Gulf state of Bahrain, told Arabian Business that "no-one wants" the top job at Gulf Air, the country's flag-carrier.

2 comments

Related Topix: Middle East, World News

Navy Times

U.S. diplomat says Bahrain expulsion 'not about me'

MANAMA, Bahrain A senior U.S. diplomat ordered to leave the Middle Eastern nation of Bahrain after meeting with a leading Shiite opposition group says the American ally's move appears aimed at undermining reconciliation efforts between the government and the opposition.

Comment?

Related Topix: Middle East, World News, US Military, US Navy

KAUZ

US diplomat says Bahrain expulsion 'not about me'

As Washington state readied to become only the second state to allow people to buy marijuana legally without a doctor's note, lines were already forming in front of the lucky few stores that got last-minute... Marijuana growers loaded trucks with boxes of packaged pot on Tuesday as lines of customers grew outside a handful of stores poised to be ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Marijuana, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Washington DC

The Spokesman-Review

In brief: Typhoon Neoguri prompts airport closures, evacuation on...

A powerful typhoon pounded across the southern Japanese islands of Okinawa today, as residents took refuge from destructive winds, towering waves and storm surges.

2 comments

Related Topix: World News, Middle East, US Military, US Navy, Afghanistan, Nigeria, Africa,

Mon Jul 07, 2014

AME Info

Gulf Air showcases its newest destination to travel agents

Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, recently hosted a familiarization trip for a group of key Bahrain and Kuwait-based travel agents, giving them the opportunity to experience the airline's newest destination, Athens in Greece.

2 comments

Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Travel, Europe Travel, Greece Travel, Commercial Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320

KTEN-TV Denison

Bahrain orders US diplomat to leave

Chicago Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy says shootings over the Fourth of July weekend that left at least nine people dead and 60 more injured included eight incidents that involved police.

5 comments

Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Marijuana, New Orleans, LA

The Bennington Banner

Bahrain ejects US diplomat after he met Shiites

This undated photo posted on the U.S. State Department website shows Tom Malinowski, Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Middle East, US Military, US Navy

The Daily Star

Bahrain ejects US diplomat after he met Shiites

MANAMA, Bahrain: Bahrain ordered a top U.S. diplomat to leave the country on Monday, the Foreign Ministry said, after he met with a leading Shiite opposition group.

Comment?

Related Topix: Middle East, World News

Stars and Stripes

Bahrain ejects US diplomat after he met Shiites

This undated photo posted on the U.S. State Department website shows Tom Malinowski, Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor.

Comment?

Related Topix: Middle East, World News, US Military, US Navy

Nerve News

Bahrain condemns terrorist attacks in Saudi Arabia

The Bahrain government Monday condemned the terrorist attacks that targeted security patrols at Wadia'h border point and the reception building of General Intelligence in Sharorah governorate in Saudi Arabia.

1 comment

Related Topix: Middle East, Saudi Arabia, World News

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••