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The Bahrain Olympic Committee logo
July 18, 2018 - 19:07 GMT
The 2018 Olympic Day, which is celebrated all over the world, will be staged in Bahrain on Friday, July 20, the Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) announced yesterday.
The certification covers Stellar’s blockchain and its native currency called Lumens. (Shutterstock)
July 18, 2018 - 12:24 GMT
The certification covers Stellar’s blockchain and its native currency called Lumens.
It was the first flight in a warplane piloted by a Bahraini woman. (Khaleej Times)
July 12, 2018 - 11:55 GMT
It was the first flight in a warplane piloted by a Bahraini woman.
The accommodation near Alba emerged as an illegal labor camp. (GDN)
July 11, 2018 - 10:07 GMT
Around 200 men say they are forced to live in squalor in their Bahrain labor accommodation and are appealing for urgent intervention.
13 workers have ended their lives in the past three months. (Shutterstock)
July 09, 2018 - 09:46 GMT
The number of expatriates committing suicide in the Kingdom is on the rise; 13 have ended their lives in the past three months.
Nawaf Shukralla (Photo: The AFC)
July 05, 2018 - 16:42 GMT
FIFA's Referees Committee on Wednesday selected 17 referees, 37 assistant referees and 10 Video Assistant Referees (VARs) for the final phase of its 2018 World Cup, holding in Russia.
Hala's song
July 05, 2018 - 11:19 GMT
Bahraini starlet Hala Al Turk surprised her fans by releasing a new Gulf song titled "Mamnou Al Lams" (No Touching Allowed) produced by Platinum records and it is her first song in three years.
Bahrain Martial Arts Federation logo
July 01, 2018 - 15:43 GMT
Bahraini Taekwondo players Fawzia Mohamed and Jumana Mohammed won two gold medals in Thailand’s Heroes Open International Championship 2018 with the participation of more than 1050 players from around the globe.
The issue has caused an uproar among the expatriate community. (Shutterstock)
July 01, 2018 - 09:20 GMT
Tenants who live in apartment buildings that share electricity and water bills are demanding a change in what they described as an unfair system.
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June 28, 2018 - 22:00 GMT
Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt said Wednesday they would file a complaint at the highest U.N. court against Qatar over alleged airspace violations.
Bahrain’s dinar recovered from 17-year lows and its bond prices rebounded after GCC allies promised to avert debt crisis. (Shutterstock)
June 28, 2018 - 12:48 GMT
Pressure eased on Bahrain’s bonds and currency on Wednesday after pledges of financial support from Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Kuwait.
A Qatar Airways Boeing 777-300 is moved on the Tarmac of Le Bourget airport on June 18, 2017. (AFP)
June 28, 2018 - 10:14 GMT
Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt decided to submit the airspace case to the ICJ on the grounds that the International Civil Aviation Organisation was not competent to consider the dispute, Saudi and UAE state media said.
Hala did not get married or even get engaged (Source: أميرة بنت سعود - Twitter)
June 27, 2018 - 12:29 GMT
A storm of negative and sarcastic comments has started against Hala Al Turk alongside a hashtag #Hala_AlTurk_Marriage, after some pictures of her wearing a wedding dress surfaced on social media and mislead viewers.
The small size of the Bahraini economy would make it relatively easy for its wealthier neighbouring states to bail it out. (Shutterstock)
June 27, 2018 - 08:09 GMT
Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates will soon announce an integrated program to support Bahrain's economic reforms and its fiscal stability, a joint statement from the three Gulf states said on Tuesday.
Producer Salem Al Hindi posted a video to his Snapchat account of Nawal Al Kwaitiyeh driving in Riyadh.
June 24, 2018 - 13:58 GMT
A video in which star Nawal Al Kuwaitiyeh drives her car in the streets of Riyadh two days ago set social media on storm, two days before driving was legalized for women in the Saudi Kingdom, which made her the first woman to apply the rules and drive in Saudi Arabia in history.
Growth in investment was supported by a number of major economic reforms in recent years. (Shutterstock)
June 21, 2018 - 08:38 GMT
FDI inflows to Bahrain grew 114 per cent in 2017, according to data released by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), the fastest growth rate in the GCC.