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Bahrain Bahrain's interior ministry says two policemen have been wounded, one critically, when a homemade bomb exploded in a village southwest of the capital, Manama. The ministry said in a statement on its official Twitter feed that the explosion
Riot police and mourners have clashed in Bahrain following the funeral of an 8-year-old boy whom opposition groups claim died from respiratory problems triggered by heavy tear gas. Officials did not immediately comment on the cause of the boy's death
Bahrain Lawyers representing jailed Bahraini human rights activist Nabeel Rajab say a court in the Gulf kingdom has rejected their request for his early release. Rajab received a three-year prison sentence in August 2012 on charges of encouraging "
Salman is the most senior figure to be indicted since the outbreak of protests by the Shiite majority against the ruling Suni minority.
Topics General Secretary of Bahrain's main opposition party Al Wefaq Sheikh Ali Salman speaks during an anti-government sit-in organized in the village of Sitra, south of Manama, May 3, 2013. Bahrain police have summoned the head of the main Shi'ite
Media play a big role in highlighting an incident and giving it a positive or a negative spin. The western media comprehensively cover Shiite youth riots led by Al-Wefag opposition group in Bahrain, while legitimate protests taking place in other
Human rights groups have expressed concern over an apparent request by the Bahraini government for large quantities of tear gas. They say a leaked document shows a Ministry of Interior tender for 1.6m tear-gas projectiles, 90,000 tear-gas grenades
A Bahraini court jailed on Wednesday four Shiites 15 years each after convicting them of detonating a bomb that wounded an Asian worker in Manama, a judicial source said. The ruling is the third tough sentence since Sunday and brings to 91 the
The Reuters news agency reported that officials were preparing an announcement about the court's action, but by late Sunday night none had been issued. The defendants in the case included a prominent human rights worker, political activists and
Dubai (AFP) Protesters and police clashed in a Bahraini village ahead of a demonstration called to demand the release of a prominent Shiite former MP, the interior ministry and witnesses said Friday. "Police were the target of a terrorist act of