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Shaikha Hayat bintAbdulaziz Al Khalifa (Photo: Bahrain News Agency)
February 24, 2017 - 15:43 GMT
The Kingdom of Bahrain looks to regain the GCC Women’s Games glory next month when the Fifth edition of the games takes place in Doha.
There will also be two in-season tests, the first in Bahrain on April 18 and 19 and more details announced later
February 23, 2017 - 16:27 GMT
Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) is getting all geared up to host this year’s biggest and most awaited event: the 2017 Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain...
Bahraini youth holding signs calling for the boycott of the parliamentary elections, during a rally in the village of Diraz, west of Manama on November 21, 2014. (AFP/Mohammed al-Shaikh)
February 22, 2017 - 15:00 GMT
After a lengthy session attended by officials of the military judicial system, the parliament approved the amendment of Item (b) of Article 105 of the constitution concerned in granting military judiciary broader authority.
Angham was also named the best-selling female pop artist in Middle East for 2003. (Facebook)
February 20, 2017 - 18:25 GMT
Her concert was a hit.
Protests at Bahrain's Pearl Roundabout in 2011 (Wikimedia Commons)
February 15, 2017 - 12:56 GMT
Protests took place across the nation, as many others took to social media to remember those who were killed half-a-dozen years ago.
The Bahrain World Trade Centre, Bahrain Financial Harbor and the anticipated pre-leasing stage of the United Tower at Bahrain Bay, are all due to open in 2017. (Shutterstock)
February 15, 2017 - 12:00 GMT
Major infrastructure projects in Bahrain, mainly in hospitality and luxury segments, will continue despite financial challenges, according to a report by property consultancy firm CBRE.
Bahrainis protest in the capital of Manama. (AFP/File)
February 15, 2017 - 11:00 GMT
A bomb blast also struck Manama earlier this month, leaving no casualties.
Photo: Gulf Today
February 09, 2017 - 15:22 GMT
The General Authority for Youth and Sports Welfare (GAYSW) and the Bahrain Ministry of Youth and Sports, signed a schedule of agreement for 2016 to 2018 to activate an MoU...
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February 08, 2017 - 13:48 GMT
Bahrain’s first-ever national sports day was a big success as citizens and expatriates participated with great enthusiasm, in a variety of sports and entertaining activities held across the nation yesterday.
Despite a regional slowdown caused by low oil prices, ongoing investment in the GCC’s industrial infrastructure remains strong. (Shutterstock)
February 07, 2017 - 14:36 GMT
Industrial heavyweights from the region are geared up to welcome visitors, leading a strong line-up of 90 local international exhibitors showcasing their products and services.
Bahrain Sports Day logo
February 06, 2017 - 16:01 GMT
The final program for the first-ever Bahrain Sports Day is confirmed as the whole of Bahrain is set to embrace a record set of activities open to all segments of the society.
A Bahraini forensic police officer inspects the site of a bomb blast in the village of Sitra in 2015. (AFP/File)
February 05, 2017 - 09:38 GMT
No injuries were reported in the bombing, which the ministry described as a “terrorist” act.
More than 10 ministries, four governorates, 28 sports federations, national and expatriate sports clubs in addition to the youth centres will deliver a multi-sporting event on a single day.
February 01, 2017 - 16:59 GMT
The final program for the first-ever Bahrain Sports Day has been confirmed as the whole of Bahrain is set to embrace a record set of activities open to all segments of the society on February 7.
A file photo of prominent Bahraini human rights campaigner Nabeel Rajab. (File photo)
January 24, 2017 - 05:00 GMT
Human Rights Watch (HRW) has warned that the Manama regime authorities may execute two more Bahrainis after “unfair” trials and based on confessions extracted under torture.
The Bahrain Olympic Committee logo
January 22, 2017 - 16:23 GMT
The first of its kind sport arbitration centre to solve sports disputes in the GCC will be launched soon in Bahrain, the Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) announced yesterday.
Anti-regime protesters have held demonstrations on an almost daily basis ever since the popular uprising began in Bahrain in February 2011. (AFP/File)
January 22, 2017 - 11:00 GMT
Bahraini police forces fired tear gas and rubber bullets at the protesters in several areas, including Sitra Island as well as the villages of Ma’ameer and Nuwaidrat.