Bahrain

Hundreds hold rare protest in Bahrain after prisoner's death

The demonstration Wednesday night saw protesters march in the streets of the village of Diah over the death earlier in the day of Husain Barakat.

published on : 10th June 2021

Hundreds hold rare protest in Bahrain after prisoner's death

An Interior Ministry statement said Husain Barakat, 48, had been on a respirator in recent days and died at a hospital.

published on : 10th June 2021

Lufthansa to operate flights between India and Germany via Bahrain instead of Dubai

Instead of operating non-stop flights between India and Germany, Lufthansa had been operating its 10 India flights via Dubai so that the flight crew need not do a layover in India.

published on : 16th May 2021

Bahrain to allow gym, indoor restaurant visits for COVID vaccinated individuals

The new rules take effect at the start of Eid al-Fitr, the holiday marking the end of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan, which begins this year on May 12.

published on : 8th April 2021

India and Bahrain take stock of ties

The review was carried out at a virtual meeting of senior officials of the two sides as part of the preparation for the upcoming India-Bahrain HJC dialogue.

published on : 31st March 2021

Website that hosted Bahrain 2011 protest report goes offline before anniversary

Bahrain has increasingly sought to erase memories of the mass protests that a decade ago this week threatened the Sunni monarchy's grip on power.

published on : 11th February 2021

Bahrain to open 2021 Formula One season, Australian Grand Prix postponed

As stated previously, Formula 1 expects fans to return to the grandstands and the exclusive Paddock Club for the 2021 season.

published on : 12th January 2021

After Pfizer-BioNTech, now Chinese COVID-19 vaccine gets Bahrain's nod

Bahrain's state-run news agency said the Sinopharm vaccine would be available in the island kingdom off the coast of Saudi Arabia in the Persian Gulf.

published on : 13th December 2020

Bahrain plans COVID-19 vaccine free shots; Saudi Arabia approves Pfizer jab

The island nation of Bahrain, off the coast of Saudi Arabia, made the vaccine pledge in an announcement published late Thursday by its state-run Bahrain News Agency.

published on : 11th December 2020

Saudi prince strongly criticizes Israel at Bahrain summit

Although the prince does not hold any official position, his stance is seen as closely mirroring that of King Salman.

published on : 6th December 2020

Bahrain grants emergency use for Pfizer, BioNTech vaccine

The state-run Bahrain News Agency made the announcement on Friday night.

published on : 5th December 2020

Israel urges citizens to avoid Gulf, cites Iran threat

Iran has been threatening to attack Israeli targets since its chief nuclear scientist, Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, was assassinated last Friday near Tehran.

published on : 4th December 2020

Romain Grosjean to be discharged from hospital on Tuesday: Haas

Formula One driver Romain Grosjean is currently being treated for the burns sustained on the back of both his hands.

published on : 30th November 2020

Formula One driver Romain Grosjean escapes after horror crash at Bahrain Grand Prix

Governing body FIA said Grosjean is stable and was taken by helicopter to a military hospital.

published on : 29th November 2020

India thanks Bahrain for taking 'special care' of its diaspora during COVID-19 crisis

According to the website of the Indian Embassy in Bahrain, the country has around 350,000 Indian nationals, which comprise a third of Bahrain's total population of 1.4 million.

published on : 25th November 2020
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