Abdulhadi al-Khawaja

Bahrain activist Khawaja on hunger strike, daughter arrested

Jailed Bahraini activist Abdulhadi al-Khawaja has been on hunger strike for a week seeking release, his lawyer said on Sunday, adding that authorities have arrested his daughter at the airport.

Aug 31, 2014, 17:42 PM IST

Bahrain orders retrial for hunger striker, others

At least 50 people have been killed in unrest since February 2011 in the strategic kingdom, which is home to the US Navy`s 5th Fleet.

Apr 30, 2012, 13:39 PM IST

Jailed Bahrain hunger-striker feared dead: Lawyer

Jailed activist Abdulhadi al-Khawaja
was feared to have died, his lawyer said on Monday.

Apr 09, 2012, 23:51 PM IST

Bahrain rules out extraditing jailed activist

Bahrain denies charges of sectarian discrimination that protesters have levelled at its ruling family.

Apr 08, 2012, 19:30 PM IST

Police descend on Bahrain rally for hunger striker

Abdulhadi al-Khawaja`s nearly two-month hunger strike has become a powerful rallying point for Bahrain`s Shi’ite-led uprising.

Apr 06, 2012, 22:17 PM IST