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Bahrain is implementing a royal order to provide 40,000 units for citizens with housing projects nationwide. (File photo)
August 24, 2016 - 09:30 GMT
Kuwait will finance $293M to build 1247 housing units in Bahrain while the UAE will fund housing and infrastructure projects worth over $102M.
Enas Oun. (Twitter)
August 23, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Enas Oun was stopped at the Bahrain International Airport and prevented from traveling due to ongoing investigations about her work.
The King Fahd Causeway linking Bahrain and Saudi Arabia. (Wajahat Mahmood/Flickr)
August 23, 2016 - 10:17 GMT
A 40km long bridge between Al Ahsa and Bahrain, and a 25km long bridge Al Ahsa and Qatar was first proposed in May.
Bahraini human rights activist Ghana Jamshir. (File photo)
August 20, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Dozens of Shia Muslims have staged a demonstration in Bahrain to condemn a regime-imposed ban on holding Friday prayers in the country and to denounce the Al Khalifah regime’s crackdown on the majority Shia community.
Investcorp has seen its most active period since the firm’s inception in the last 12 months after signing five new deals and exiting nine portfolio companies. (Shutterstock)
August 16, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Investcorp said Nebulas would join the previously acquired Coresec and SecureLink to operate across six countries, employ 550 staff and generate more than €235m in revenue.
Bahrain's Ruth Jebet celebrates after winning the Women's 3000m Steeplechase Final during the athletics competition at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on August 15, 2016.
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August 15, 2016 - 16:19 GMT
Bahrain won the gold medal in the women's 3000m steeplechase after Ruth Jebet put on a stellar performance to cross the finish line in 8:59.75s, well ahead of the other runners.
Eunice Kirwa
August 14, 2016 - 17:19 GMT
Bahrain has won a medal in the Olympic Games, currently held in Rio de Janeiro, Barzil (Rio 2016).
Sheikh Isa Qassim giving a speech before his arrest. (Twitter)
August 14, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
Bahraini people are staging widespread demonstrations against the arrest and impending trial of Shia cleric Sheikh Qassim.
Bahraini protesters hold posters of Sheikh Qassim in June, after Bahraini authorities stripped him of his citizenship. (AFP/File)
August 11, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
Bahraini authorities arrested people holding a sit-in outside Sheikh Qassim's home.
A Gulf Air plane is seen at Bahrain International Airport in Manama in 2012. (Flickr)
August 05, 2016 - 10:30 GMT
The flight, which was en route to Bahrain, had to turn around when smoke appeared in the cabin.
A Bahraini man holds a placard bearing the portrait of Sheikh Ali Salman, head of the Shia opposition movement Al-Wefaq, during a protest against his arrest outside Manama. (AFP/Mohammed al-Shaikh)
August 03, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
The family of Hassan Hayki said the treatment he endured in custody left him unable to speak or move.
An overpass is expected to relieve some of the traffic congestion. (Shutterstock)
August 02, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
Bahrain is undertaking a large traffic-altering project over a congested roundabout.
Salwa Eid Naser of Bahrain celebrates winning the Girls 400 Meters Final on day three of the IAAF World Youth Championships, Cali 2015 on July 17, 2015 at the Pascual Guerrero Olympic Stadium in Cali, Colombia. Buda Mendes/Getty Images for IAAF/AFP
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August 01, 2016 - 17:15 GMT
Bahrain is participating in the Olympic Games 2016 in Rio de Janeiro with a large sports delegation comprising 36 athletes, marathoners, sprinters, swimmers, short- and long-haul runners.
Shia cleric Sheikh Issa Qassim has rejects the Barainin regime's accusations against him. (AFP/file)
July 27, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
The Bahraini regime has pressed charges of “illegal fund collections, money laundering and helping terrorism” against Sheikh Qassim.
Sheikh Isa Qassim. (AFP/File)
July 26, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Bahrain will try the Shia Cleric Isa Qassim, who has already been stripped of his citizenship, on Wednesday.
A Bahraini man holds a placard bearing the portrait of Sheikh Ali Salman, head of the Shia opposition movement Al-Wefaq, during a protest against his arrest outside Manama. (AFP/Mohammed al-Shaikh)
July 25, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
The clerics were arrested for participating in a sit-in to protest Bahrain's recent decision to strip Sheikh Issa Qassim of his citizenship.