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Bahrain: Seven Terrorists Sentenced Over Oil Pipeline Blast

The High Criminal Court sentenced seven citizens to prison terms, stripping six of their nationality after finding the group guilty of the Buri oil...

Bahrain To Host 4 Major Indian Weddings In Next 4 Months

The Bahrain Tourism and Exhibitions Authority (BTEA) announced that it will be hosting four major weddings, with more than 2,000 guests arriving via Gulf...

Bahrain To Develop Kingdom’s ‘Tallest’ Residential Tower

Bahrain's Kooheji Golden Gate has joined hands with two India-based real estate companies - Ajmera Realty and Mayfair Housing - to develop the kingdom's...

Bahrain: Utmost Punishment For Imam Murder Suspects

Muharraq Chief Prosecutor said the High Criminal Court completed today hearing the case of killing bin Cheddah Mosque Imam which was referred by the...

Oman: Nearly 500 Illegal Expats Arrested In 7 Days

A total of 480 expats were arrested for violating the Labour Law, and another 489 deported in one week, Oman's Ministry of Manpower announced.Muscat,...

Bahrain: Over 6 Million Visitors During First 6 Months

Bahrain welcomed a total of 5.9 million visitors during the first of 2018, an increase of 5.8 per cent compared to the same period...

Bahrain ‘Flexible Visa’ – Financial Aid For Illegal Filipino Expats

The Philippine Embassy in Bahrain will provide financial support to over 1,000 Filipinos living illegally in the country who wish to normalise their immigration...

Saudi Arabia Rejects Threats; Vows To Hit Back

Saudi Arabia on Sunday rejected any threats or attempts to undermine the Kingdom, whether by threatening to impose economic sanctions, using political pressures, or...

Oman: Luban Records 535mm Of Rainfall In 16 Hours

Tropical storm Luban weakened to a deep depression before making landfall in Yemen on Sunday morning but brought about 535mm rainfall to the Governorate...

Bahrain Wins UN Human Rights Council Membership

Bahrain has been elected to the United Nations Human Rights Council after receiving 165 out of 192 votes.The UN General Assembly voted on Friday...

Shaikh Nasser wins the Ironman World Championship 2018

His Highness Shaikh Nasser Bin Hamad Al Khalifa has come out with flying colours in the Ironman World Championship 2018 title in his category held in...

Bahrain: Over 6,000 Voluntary Retirement Applications in 7 days

Over 6,000 applications have been submitted for the Voluntary Retirement Scheme, a new initiative designed to streamline government revenues and increase private sector growth.The...

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