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A Bahraini boy is arrested during clashes with riot police in the village of Daih, west of Manama on 19 June, 2014. (AFP)
March 24, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
Three people were sentenced to death by Bahraini courts on Thursday, over bombings that targeted police patrols in a majority-Shia village, the state-run news agency reported.
Hala is unhappy with the ruling, to say the least. (Nawaret)
March 23, 2017 - 06:30 GMT
Hala is unhappy with the ruling, to say the least.
Photo: Daily Tribune
March 22, 2017 - 19:15 GMT
Bahrain’s race fans will get a small taste of world-class motorsport two weeks ahead of this year’s Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix, when it hosts official pre-season testing in the FIA Formula 2 Championship.
Bahraini protesters have clashed with police on a regular basis since an uprising in 2011. (AFP/File)
March 20, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
Last week, the Swiss ambassador to the UN expressed alarm over the kingdom's 'repression of civil society.'
The Bahrain Olympic Committee logo
March 19, 2017 - 20:49 GMT
The Fourth Mini Olympics was officially declared open today at a spectacular opening ceremony at Isa Sports City’s Bahrain Volleyball Association gym at in Riffa.
Bahraini protesters run for cover from tear gas during clashes with police in the village of Sitra, south of the capital Manama, on January 29, 2016. (AFP)
March 18, 2017 - 10:07 GMT
Bahraini police have clashed with the thousands of demonstrators who had turned out for the funeral procession of an activist who died in regime custody.
The Canadian singer performed in Bahrain on Monday night. (Instagram)
March 16, 2017 - 13:28 GMT
The Canadian singer performed in Bahrain on Monday night.
Eunice Kirwa
March 14, 2017 - 12:22 GMT
Bahrain’s Eunice Kirwa in a time of two hours 21 minutes and 17 seconds won the Women’s Nagoya City Marathon for the third year in a row on Sunday.
In addition to representatives from the US and MENA governments, there will be a host of leaders from multilateral financing institutions supporting SME development in the region. (Shutterstock/Dr Ajay Kumar Singh)
March 12, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
The Forum, which aims to promote the expansion of trade and investment between the markets of the MENA region and the US, will this year focus on SMEs.
Bahrain's friendly atmosphere seems to help women working abroad to settle in. (Shutterstock)
March 08, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
Bahrain is regarded as one of the great locations for women who want to work abroad with the kingdom being listed among the top five nations globally in an annual survey.
The high-profile activist, a founder of the non-governmental Bahrain Centre for Human Rights, also faces a separate trial for a series of tweets deemed
March 08, 2017 - 10:00 GMT
Rajab, who was present at Tuesday's hearing, is charged with spreading "rumours and false news" via televised interviews in 2014 and 2015 in which he criticised authorities.
Bahrain's new LNG Import Terminal will form a vital part of the energy infrastructure of the country.  (Shutterstock/Vytautas Kielaitis)
March 06, 2017 - 07:03 GMT
The investment arm of Bahrain's National Oil and Gas Authority (NOGA) eyes increased downstream development over the next five years.
Bahrain parliament approves military trials for civilians. (AFP/File)
March 06, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
Bahrain's government approved a constitutional change which will allow military courts to try civilians, the kingdom's latest rollback on reforms made after Arab Spring protests in 2011.
Bahraini protesters clash with police as they are sprayed with tear gas. [AFP]
March 05, 2017 - 16:26 GMT
The small Gulf nation has devised a new tactic to keep its unhappy Shia-majority population in check.
The ICM is a leading global credit investment platform, managing funds which invest primarily in senior secured corporate debt issued by mid and large-cap corporates in Western Europe and the US. (File photo)
March 05, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
The takeover of 3iDM by Bahrain's Investcorp Credit Management (ICM), brings another $11 billion of assets under its management, bringing the total to $21.4 billion.