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Five blasts rock Bahrain; Indian among dead

An Indian man was killed and another injured as five explosions rocked parts of Bahrain's capital Manama on Monday, also claiming the life of another Asian, as the country grappled with growing......

Bodies of Bahrain fire victims reach Chennai

The bodies of 16 Indians, who had perished in the July 30 fire accident at Manama in Bahrain, reached Chennai on Wednesday in a Gulf Air flight.Union Minister of State for Law and Justice......

Bahrain: Manama building declared unsafe

The building where a fire broke out on Sunday killing 16 Indians in Manama had been declared unsafe by municipal authorities while a survivor revealed that a minor blaze had occured in the same......

12 risks that could cause THE END of the world

Researchers at the Global Challenges Foundation in Stockholm have released a thorough scientific assessment of what threatens human civilisation, or even possibly, all human life. The assessment is......

REWIND: 15 TOP moments from the week gone by

Here's a collection of some of the best photos, taken last week, from around the globe. Image: A Buddhist monk plays with a tiger at the Wat Pa Luang Ta Bua, otherwise known as Tiger Temple, in......

India's most astute deal maker is now a bankrupt entrepreneur

A look at the life and times of maverick businessman Chinnakannan Sivasankaran Chinnakannan Sivasankaran On August 26, the Supreme Court of Seychelles declared Chinnakannan Sivasankaran, better......

India, Bahrain to sign MoU on labour cooperation

India and Bahrain will sign a memorandum of understanding on labour and manpower co-operation during Labour Minister Majeed Al Alawi's visit to New Delhi next month."I shall make use of the......

ICICI Bank gets full license in Bahrain

India's largest private sector bank, ICICI Bank has been granted a full commercial branch license by the Central Bank of Bahrain, the second Indian bank after State Bank of India to offer full......

India, GCC FTA likely by '08

India and the Gulf Cooperation Council are working to finalise the Free Trade Agreement by this year-end, which will give further fillip to bilateral trade ties. "Negotiations concerning the GCC......

Indian consortium to build Bahrain Bay project

Bahrain Bay Development, a futuristic residential and commercial project, has signed a letter of intent with an Indian consortium to develop a $150 million project within the Bahrain Bay......

Delany beats Sethi in semi-finals

Geet Sethi was halted in his stride in the semi-finals of the IBSF World Snooker Championships in Manama, Bahrain, on Wednesday night.The third seeded Indian ace was beaten by Ireland's Joe Delany......

Where is FIFA president Sepp Blatter?

The Swiss is out of sight as FIFA corruption scandal deepens FIFA President Sepp Blatter speaks at the 26th Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Congress in Manama, Bahrain, on April 30. Photograph:......

Asia backs embattled FIFA chief Blatter

The Asian Football Confederation has re-affirmed its support for embattled FIFA boss Sepp Blatter and pushed for Friday's presidential election to go ahead despite the corruption scandal that has......

Figo hopes World Cup expansion plan can gain Asia support

FIFA presidential candidate Luis Figo will hope to convince delegates at this week's Asian Football Confederation Congress that a vote for him would boost the region's chances of more places in......

F1 pit lane tales: The return of Raikkonen amidst fireworks

Second placed Nico Rosberg, left, of Germany and Mercedes GP celebrates with race winner Lewis Hamilton, right, of Great Britain and Mercedes GP as Kimi Raikkonen, centre, of Finland and Ferrari......
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has expelled a senior official from Bahrain's embassy in Tehran in apparent retaliation after the Sunni-ruled Gulf state did the same to its envoy... ...
Ajman Committee meets to discuss preparations for 44th UAE National Day

The Ajman Committee for the 44th UAE National Day celebrations held its first meeting to discuss the preparations for the 44th UAE National Day... ...
Bahrain, Saudi Arabia sign contracts worth $300 mn for new oil pipeline

Eventually the new pipeline's capacity could be increased to 400,000 bpd, Abdul-Hussain bin Ali Mirza said at a signing event in Manama. MANAMA:... ...
Bahrain rights remain 'serious concern' for 32 states

hirty-two countries today raised the alarm over the human rights situation in Bahrain, urging Manama to investigate reports of torture and other... ...
2016 Michelin Mobility For All international design competition winners announced

Michelin hasannounced the list of 14 winners of the global 2016 Michelin Challenge Design, Mobility for All Designing for the Next Frontier.... ...

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