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11 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

USS Firebolt sailors remembered a decade later

Some 200 servicemembers from various nations gathered at Naval Support Activity Bahrain Thursday for a memorial ceremony marking the 10th anniversary of an attack on crewmembers of the USS Firebolt in the Persian Gulf.

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17 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

BT Partners with Viva to Build a Global IO Exchange Interoperability in the Kingdom of Bahrain

BT IP Exchange is an interoperability service that enables fixed, mobile, legacy and next-generation networks to interconnect in a way that minimises the cost and technical burden of protocol conversion BT today announced that it has signed an agreement with VIVA Bahrain, the largest mobile operator in Bahrain and a subsidiary of Saudi ... (more)

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

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NEWSCYCLE Solutions Announces First Quarter Software Installations...

St. Paul, MN April 23, 2014 NEWSCYCLE Solutions has announced first quarter combined worldwide installations of their software for its news media customers in Europe, the Middle East, and North America.

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Manama - A Bahraini court has sentenced 12 men to life in prison for spying, receiving training from IranA s Revolutionary Guard and processing weapons and explosives, a defence lawyer and rights activist said on Tuesday.

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Tehran Times

Bahrain sentences 12 protesters to life in prison

A Bahraini court has sentenced 12 anti-regime protesters to life in prison as pressure on dissidents mounts in the Persian Gulf country.

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The Daily Star

Bahrain moves to deport Shiite cleric

MANAMA, Bahrain: Bahrain's Interior Ministry said Wednesday that the Gulf state has decided to deport a leading Shiite cleric born in the country in a move likely to exacerbate tensions between the government and the Shiite-led opposition.

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Reuters

Saudi prince says Gulf states must balance threat from Iran

A senior member of Saudi Arabia's royal family said on Wednesday that Gulf states should work on acquiring nuclear know-how to balance any threat from Iran.

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Emirates News Agency

Bahrain hosts GCC's second National and Regional Security Conference

WAM MANAMA, 23rd April, 2014 -- In the presence of and under the patronage of Deputy Prime Minister H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Mubarak Al Khalifa, Bahrain is hosting the Gulf Cooperation Council 's Second Conference on National and Regional Security.

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Emirates News Agency

Bahraini Crown Prince receives UK Minister of State for Armed Forces

WAM MANAMA, 23rd April, 2014 -- HRH Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Bahrain's Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister, has received the United Kingdom's Minister of State for the Armed Forces, Mark Francois, and his accompanying delegation.

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The Peninsula

Bahrain captures two escaped inmates

MANAMA: Bahraini authorities caught two inmates Wednesday after their escape from a main jail prompted the dismissal of the Gulf kingdom's prisons chief, the interior ministry said.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

The Star Online

Bahrain sentences 12 people for life for spying, Iran links

A Bahraini court has sentenced 12 men to life in prison for spying, receiving training from Iran's Revolutionary Guard and processing weapons and explosives, a defence lawyer and rights activist said on Tuesday.

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AlertNet

Bahrain sentences 12 people for life for spying, Iran links

A Bahraini court has sentenced 12 men to life in prison for spying, receiving training from Iran's Revolutionary Guard and processing weapons and explosives, a defence lawyer and rights activist said on Tuesday.

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The Peninsula

Investcorp says to acquire U.S.-based Totes Isotoner Co...

MANAMA: Bahrain-based alternative investment fund Investcorp said on Tuesday it had agreed to acquire U.S.-based accessories brand Totes Isotoner Corp in partnership with private equity firm Freeman Spogli & Co.

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The Peninsula

Islamic finance body IIFM eyes first sukuk standard

MANAMA: The Bahrain-based International Islamic Financial Market will develop its first standard contract template for sukuk , and aims to double the number of its standards as early as next year, its chief executive told Reuters.

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Al Bawaba

Bahrainis continue anti-government demonstrations

On Monday, people in the town of A'ali and in the villages of Maqsha, Karbabad, and Ma'ameer took to streets to express their anger over the recent death of an anti-government protester.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Times of Oman

Duqm could become the next Singapore

Special to Times of Oman A noteworthy geopolitical shift is emerging that the media have yet to report on.

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UPI

Bahrain courts energy investors

Bahrain said it expects more than 100 delegates to be on hand to show international investors the opportunities present in the nation's energy sector.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Arab Times

'Pillars' of Gulf House

THE structure of the Gulf Cooperation Council nations indicates the people are one family and none of them will shy away when it comes to keeping their house intact.

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Sunherald.com

Ministry: 2 killed in apparent Bahrain car bombing

A statement Saturday from the Interior Ministry said the blast happened in Mughsha, a village along a highway west of the capital.

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The Daily Star

Two killed in Bahrain car explosion: Interior Ministry

MANAMA: An explosion in a car killed two people and wounded a third in Bahrain Saturday, the Interior Ministry said.

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