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  1. Air chief discuss defence ties with King of Bahrain : January 27, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Daily Times

    Pakistan Air Force Chief of the Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Tahir Rafique Butt called on King of Bahrain Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa at Safriya Palace, Manama on Tuesday and discussed defence ties with him. The king welcomed the air chief and conveyed his greetings to the President Mamnoon Hussain and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif as well as his best wishes for the progress and prosperity of Pakistani people.

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  2. Batelco extends 150Mbps fibre speeds to RiffaRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Bahrain Telecommunications Company has expanded its fibre-optic network to the city of Riffa, offering end-users down/uplink speeds of up to 150Mbps/15Mbps. Connectivity has been extended to the following locations in Riffa: Saar, Riffa Views, Reef Islands, Juffair, Sanad, Khaleej, Tubli, Ishbiliya and Busaitain, while new locations are expected to be added during 2015.

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  3. Bahrain opposition group calls for boycotts ahead of detained leader trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    Bahrain's main opposition group leader Salman has been in government custody since the end of last December, earning the country international criticism over human rights abuses, and almost-daily protests within its borders. On January 19, prosecutors charged Salman with attempting to overthrow the regime and sent him to trial despite international calls for his release.

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  4. A.M. Best to Participate in 2015 Middle ...Read the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | The Financial Mirror

    A.M. Best is the Ratings Partner sponsor of the 11th Annual Middle East Insurance Forum , to be held 3-4 February in the Kingdom of Bahrain. Vasilis Katsipis, general manager - market development of A.M. Best's MENA South & Central Asia office in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, will participate in a panel session on 4 February on the topic: "Assessing and Improving the Strength of the Regional Insurance Industry."

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  5. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | Business Wire

    ... Partner sponsor of the 11th Annual Middle East Insurance Forum (MEIF), to be held 3-4 February in the Kingdom of Bahrain. Vasilis Katsipis, general... )--FUND db x-trackers FTSE All-World Ex UK UCITS ETF DEALING DATE 23-Jan-15 NAV PER SHARE ...

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  6. Air chief discuss defence ties, bilateral cooperation with Bahrain officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Daily Times

    MANAMA Pakistan Air Force Chief of the Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Tahir Rafique Butt on Monday visited the General Headquarters of Bahrain Defence Forces and met Bahrain's defence authorities. The air chief who is visiting Bahrain on the official invitation of Royal Bahrain Air Force, upon his arrival was presented with the Guard of Honour by a smartly turned out contingent.

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  7. A.M. Best to Participate in 2015 Middle East Insurance ForumRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    A.M. Best is the Ratings Partner sponsor of the 11th Annual Middle East Insurance Forum , to be held 3-4 February in the Kingdom of Bahrain. Vasilis Katsipis, general manager - market development of A.M. Best's MENA South & Central Asia office in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, will participate in a panel session on 4 February on the topic: "Assessing and Improving the Strength of the Regional Insurance Industry."

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  8. Brrrrrett Brown verdict- gov't chills free pressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... the government claimed that those laptops contained evidence of a plot I orchestrated to attack the Kingdom of Bahrain on the orders of Amber Lyon. Your Honor, Amber Lyon is a journalist and former CNN reporter, who I do know and respect, but I can ...

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  9. Sailing: All new Sailing Arabia - The Tour to provide exacting test for sailorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | Times of Oman

    ... Almouj Marina at The Wave, Muscat. The teams will finish approximately 14 days later at the Amwaj Marina in Manama, Bahrain's newest marina, where a grand prize-giving ceremony will be staged to bring the 2015 event to a close. In between, there ...

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  10. The New FJ Cruiser TRD arrives in BahrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | AME Info

    ... in Cloud-based system management. Ebrahim K. Kanoo, the sole distributor of Toyota and Lexus in the Kingdom of Bahrain, has announced the arrival of the New Toyota FJ Cruiser fitted with TRD kit at the Toyota showroom in Sitra. The FJ Cruiser ...

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  11. CrediMax conducts Fire Warden Training for its employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | AME Info

    CrediMax, the pioneering credit card issuer in the Kingdom of Bahrain, conducted a Fire Warden Training at its headquarter in the Seef District in collaboration with the General Directorate of Civil Defence of the Ministry of Interior. "CrediMax aims to adopt a holistic approach when it comes to ensuring that all health and safety measures are in place according to the latest standards and practices. 1 comment

  12. After King Abdullah's Death, Western Leaders Sing False PraisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... is worth remembering that Saudi Arabia reacted to the so-called Arab Spring by , sending tanks into the streets of Bahrain's capital Manama to crush the popular uprising against that country's Sunni rulers. At home, Saudi Arabia moved quickly to ...

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  13. Anastasiades to visit Saudi Arabia and BahrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | The Cyprus Weekly

    Domestic, bilateral and regional issues are expected to top the agenda of discussions with King of Bahrain, during the first official visit President Nicos Anastasiades is paying to the Persian Gulf state, from January 26 to 29. According to an official announcement, President Anastasiades will visit Bahrain after Saudi Arabia, where he will express his condolences for the loss of late King Abdullah. While in Bahrain, Anastasiades will meet King Ahmad bin Isa Al Khalifa, to discuss, among others, international and regional affairs, bilateral relations, the Cyprus problem and aspects of combating terrorism. 1 comment

  14. Bahrain rights defender says prison sentence a - message'Read the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | World Press Freedom Review

    Leading Bahraini human rights defender Nabeel Rajab is waiting for a call from his lawyer to know when he will need to appear in court to appeal the verdict that left him facing a six month prison sentence for comments posted on Twitter. A court convicted Rajab of insulting public institutions after he suggested that individuals from Bahrain's security forces had joined the Islamic State group and that security institutions in his country served as an "ideological incubator" for extremism.

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  15. Photos of the Day: Jan. 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    ... Stephen Simpson/London News Pictures/Zuma Press Protesters pose for a selfie as tear-gas rounds fly by in Manama, Bahrain, on Thursday. Protests and clashes continued across several parts of Bahrain as demonstrators demanded the release of ...

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  16. Super Bowl XLIX: America's absurd, violent selfieRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Mashable

    ... Esteban Gutierrez of Mexico crashes ahead of Lotus driver Pastor Maldonado of Venezuela during the Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix at Sakhir circuit in Manama on April 6, 2014. David Colturi of the USA dives from the 27 metre platform on Islet Vila ...

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  17. The lowdown on Middle East rents: Don't get bayt-ed into paying too much for your homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Al Bawaba

    Image 1 of 10: In Amman, Jordan's temperate climate, it's "all about the space",meaning an outdoor area and a killer roof deck or garden trumps an iffy interior everytime. This fully furnished 2 BR, living room, kitchen, bath in Shmeisani near King Abdullah Park comes fully loaded with a/c and laundry, but the terrace seals the deal at $500 per month! Image 1 of 10: Zinj is an old suburb skirting Manama, home to many embassies and the oldest mosque in Bahrain. 1 comment

  18. Under patronage of Industry and Commerce Minister Undersecretary of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | AME Info

    Under the patronage of H.E. the Minister of Industry and Commerce Mr. Zayed R. Al Zayani, Undersecretary of Commerce Affairs Mr. Nader Al Moayyed opened the Autumn Fair 2015 at the Bahrain International Exhibition & Convention Centre. The opening ceremony is attended by Dr. Khaled Mohamed Fahmy Abdel Aal , Egyptian Minister of Environment and a number of ambassadors. 1 comment

  19. Cabinet seeking to avert fallout from deadly Israeli strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | The Daily Star

    ... managed to avert a Cabinet crisis caused by Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah's criticism of the government in Bahrain, the sources said: "Available information confirms that the Cabinet will be able to overcome any problem that may arise if ... 1 comment

  20. Bahrain: "Insulting a Public Institution" Means PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | CFR.org

    ... noted a tweet by a Sunni Muslim military officer Mohamed Albinali saying "I Mohamed Isa Albinali, a lieutenant in Bahrain's Ministry of Interior declare my defection from this regime since over four months." More broadly, one recent HuffPo article ...

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