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This high-speed line could mean that it would take as little as 35 minutes to reach Doha from Bahrain, with plans to double the line so that it can also accommodate goods traffic by 2027.
February 26, 2015 - 21:29 GMT
Plans for the multi-million dinar development of Bahrain's east coast are being drawn up with one eye on the Fifa World Cup due to take place in Qatar in 2022, a report said.
Demonstrators took to the streets Thursday to protest the death sentences of three Bahrainis. (AFP/File)
February 26, 2015 - 20:00 GMT
Demonstrators took to the streets Thursday to protest the death sentences of three Bahrainis.
Three Bahrainis were sentenced to death and seven others to life in prison Thursday after being charged of killing three policemen. (AFP/Mohammed al-Shaikh)
February 26, 2015 - 15:30 GMT
Three Bahrainis were sentenced to death and seven others to life in prison Thursday after being charged of killing three policemen.
John Legend performing at a Delta event in January. (Image: Facebook)
February 26, 2015 - 10:15 GMT
Well, it's too late now if you don't already have your tickets to see John Legend live in Bahrain. The Academy Award-winning "Glory" singer's Spring of Culture concert is already sold out.
Bahraini female protesters hold placards portraying Sheikh Ali Salman, head of the Shiite opposition movement Al-Wefaq, during a demonstration against his arrest on February 25, 2015, in the village of Jidd Hafs, west of Manama. (AFP/File)
February 26, 2015 - 07:20 GMT
Bahrain’s main opposition bloc has lambasted a recent court decision to keep its secretary general in arbitrary detention, describing the measure as “an escalation against people.”
John Legend will soon see we're no ordinary people. (Image: Facebook)
February 23, 2015 - 13:39 GMT
We were made to love this year's Spring of Culture line-up. John Legend, Hussain Al Jassmi, Joss Stone, Omar Khairat, and many others will make this a festival to remember, for sure.
The demonstrator spent a month in a coma after an anti-government demonstration in January. (AFP/Mohammed al-Shaikh)
February 20, 2015 - 08:02 GMT
The demonstrator spent a month in a coma after an anti-government demonstration in January.
Bahraini protesters hold a banner reading in Arabic:
February 17, 2015 - 15:29 GMT
Bahrain's government has opened a criminal investigation against al-Wefaq, the country's main opposition group, for the "incitement to hatred against the ruling system and circulating false news to undermine civil peace and national security."
Jordan's King Abdullah II (R) meets his Bahraini counterpart King Hamad bin Issa al-Khalifa at the Royal Palace in Amman on February 9, 2015. (AFP/File)
February 16, 2015 - 09:56 GMT
The Royal Bahraini Air Force donated a group of jet fighters to Jordan to help the US-led coalition against Daesh.
Bahrain has witnessed anti-government protests since 2011. (AFP)
February 14, 2015 - 06:22 GMT
Bahraini police clashed with protesters in several parts of the country on the eve of the fourth anniversary of anti-government protests, Bahrain's main opposition bloc said Friday.
Intel Security will provide security solutions to Gulf Air.
February 11, 2015 - 08:05 GMT
A statement said the agreement will address Gulf Air’s information security requirements on multiple levels.