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Qatar’s Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani (AFP/File)
November 14, 2017 - 12:01 GMT
Qatar’s Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani said Tuesday countries that imposed sanctions on his country don’t want to seek a solution to the crisis.
The 2017 World Championships Amateur Mixed Martial Arts poster
November 12, 2017 - 19:48 GMT
A press conference has been held for the BRAVE International Combat Week and the World Championships Amateur Mixed Martial Arts.
Bahrain has been among the hardest hit countries in the Gulf Cooperation council by the drop in oil prices. (Shutterstock)
November 02, 2017 - 07:03 GMT
The Gulf island kingdom of Bahrain has asked its allies for financial assistance to prevent a devaluation of its currency.
Citizens and residents of Qatar will be required to obtain visa and pay fees to enter Bahrain. (Shutterstock)
November 01, 2017 - 09:33 GMT
Citizens and residents of Qatar will be required to obtain visa and pay fees to enter Bahrain.
The IMF has encouraged GCC countries to increase the pace of their reforms after projecting the worst growth in the region for years. (File photo)
October 31, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
The IMF has encouraged GCC countries to increase the pace of their reforms after projecting the worst growth in the region for years.
The tight security procedures will not be applied to visitors from other GCC countries(AFP/File)
October 31, 2017 - 07:37 GMT
BNA reported that King Hamad, chairing a cabinet meeting, also directed authorities to take necessary procedures to "tighten entry and residence procedures to address the current security challenges".
One policeman was killed and eight others were injured in bomb attack west of the Bahraini capital Manama on Friday evening (Wikimedia)
October 28, 2017 - 08:30 GMT
One policeman was killed and eight others were injured in bomb attack west of the Bahraini capital Manama on Friday evening, the interior ministry said.
Hummod Sultan (Photo: alayam.com)
October 24, 2017 - 07:09 GMT
Bahrain’s best-known goalkeeper Humood Sultan has denied allegations posted on Qatari media that he had been arrested and sent to prison.
The film Watani: My Homeland will be playing at the festival. (buildingbridgesfilmfest.com)
October 22, 2017 - 17:00 GMT
The Building Bridges Film Festival will showcase 12 documentaries and films on its selected topic.
No reference to the summit or the meeting was made by the official news agencies of the three countries in their accounts of the visit (AFP/FIle)
October 22, 2017 - 08:50 GMT
Kuwait has reportedly called for postponing the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) summit scheduled in December in the northern Arabian Gulf country.
The multi-billion dollar arms deal with Bahrain comes as US President Donald Trump has eased restrictions on arms sales to certain countries including Bahrain. (AFP/ File)
October 18, 2017 - 14:35 GMT
The Bahrain Defense Force said it signed a deal with Lockheed Martin to purchase 16 upgraded F-16 fighter jets.
Sunset Over the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, by Pippa Thew.
October 17, 2017 - 18:06 GMT
Arab art wins appropriate praise at a London art show.
Bahrain flag
October 15, 2017 - 18:30 GMT
Work is expected to begin soon on Bahrain’s largest integrated sports stadium, near Bahrain International Circuit (BIC), Sakhir, it has emerged.
The Bahrain Merida Cycling Team logo
October 08, 2017 - 09:56 GMT
Under the directives of Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Representative of His Majesty the King for Charity Work and Youth Affairs...
Gascoigne started his career in 1985 and retired in 2004
October 06, 2017 - 17:44 GMT
Former England International Paul Gascoigne now aged 50 will be in Bahrain with “An Evening with Gazza” on 13 October at the Radisson Diplomat Hotel courtesy of SportsSpeaker MENA.
The Arabian Cricket Carnival (ACC) T-20 2017 logo
September 27, 2017 - 08:31 GMT
The long awaited Arabian Cricket Carnival (ACC) T-20 2017, organised by Bahrain Cricket Center (BCC) and KHK MMA Bahrain, commences today at the Bahrain National Stadium, Isa Town.