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Bahrain Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel triumphs as Lewis Hamilton pays penalty

Bahrain Grand Prix: Sebastian Vettel triumphs as Lewis Hamilton pays penalty

Vettel now leads the title race with 68 points ahead of Hamilton on 61.

Apr 17, 2017, 00:23 AM IST
India ready to reinforce joint counter-terrorism cooperation with Bahrain: Rajanth Singh

India ready to reinforce joint counter-terrorism cooperation with Bahrain: Rajanth Singh

Continuing India's fight against terrorism in the global area, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh who is on a visit to Bahrain, said that terrorism is a threat to the whole world and asserted that India is ready to reinforce joint counter terrorism cooperation with Bahrain.

Oct 25, 2016, 11:43 AM IST

Woman dies, children hurt in Bahrain bomb blast: Police

A Bahraini woman died and three children sustained minor injuries when their car was hit by a bomb blast on Thursday that police said was carried out by "terrorists" in southern Bahrain.

Jul 01, 2016, 07:14 AM IST

Bahrain court jails 10 over police attack

Bahrain on Tuesday sentenced four people to life in prison and six others for up to 15 years for attacking police during a protest in a Shiite village, the prosecution said.

Mar 29, 2016, 20:08 PM IST

Explosion in Bahrain kills police officer, wounds 7 others

An explosion in Bahrain has killed one police officer and wounded seven other people, among them a child, the country's Interior Ministry has said.

Aug 29, 2015, 06:50 AM IST
Sunnis, Shi'ites hold joint prayers in Bahrain

Sunnis, Shi'ites hold joint prayers in Bahrain

 Dozens of Shi'ites and Sunnis prayed side by side on Friday in a mosque near the capital of Bahrain, a country hit since 2011 by Shi'ite-led protests against its Sunni rulers.

Jul 03, 2015, 19:52 PM IST

Bahraini opposition leader released after four years

 A top Bahraini opposition leader was released after more than four years in prison for his role in protests calling for reform in the Gulf kingdom.

Jun 20, 2015, 07:12 AM IST

Indian teen in Bahrain to be reunited with father

An Indian teenager who remained stranded in Bahrain since 2006 is to be reunited with his father in India on Friday.

Jun 12, 2015, 14:26 PM IST
Bahrain Grand Prix: Jenson Button disappointed after frustrating day

Bahrain Grand Prix: Jenson Button disappointed after frustrating day

Jenson Button emerged with disappointed after a frustrating day at practice for the Bahrain Grand Prix on Friday when he suffered a series of problems with his McLaren-Honda car.

Apr 18, 2015, 11:13 AM IST

Indian workers on strike get their salaries in Bahrain

More than 100 foreign workers, including Indians, who went on strike here over non-payment of salaries have received their wages following the intervention of diplomats and labour officials.

Mar 13, 2015, 23:54 PM IST

Bahrain police arrest 3 after capital firefight

 Bahraini authorities have arrested three suspects after a firefight in the capital Manama broke out close to US Navy offices, the Interior Ministry announced on Friday.

Mar 13, 2015, 16:13 PM IST

Little India district shaping up in Bahrain

'Little India' district in Bahrain has moved closer to becoming a reality as discussions are underway to rejuvenate the area around a Hindu temple in Manama to acknowledge the strong relations the country has with its Asian expatriate community.

Dec 29, 2014, 14:54 PM IST

Bahrain opposition urges end to power 'monopoly'

Bahrain's Shiite opposition warned on Friday on the eve of elections that failure by the kingdom's Sunni rulers to loosen their grip on power could trigger a surge in violence.

Nov 21, 2014, 23:07 PM IST

Bahrain opposition party threatens poll boycott

Bahrain's largest opposition party, Al Wefaq National Islamic Society Sunday asked its members and supporters not to participate in the upcoming parliamentary and municipal elections.

Oct 19, 2014, 19:43 PM IST

Indian woman on trial for killing husband in Bahrain

An Indian woman, accused of killing her husband while he was asleep by stabbing him 30 times in front of their minor daughter, appeared in court, media reported on Wednesday.

Oct 15, 2014, 14:08 PM IST

Senior US diplomat `unwelcome`, should leave: Bahrain

Bahrain on Monday said that US Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights and Labour, Tom Malinowski, is "unwelcome" in the kingdom and should leave immediately.

Jul 08, 2014, 01:36 AM IST

Bahraini policeman dies of bomb blast wounds: Ministry

A Bahraini policeman died on Saturday of wounds sustained in a bombing that the Interior Ministry said was a terrorist act.

Jul 05, 2014, 13:31 PM IST

Three Indians hurt in Bahrain terror blast recuperating

Manama: Three Indian expatriates, severely injured here in a terror blast two days ago, are recuperating in a hospital in Bahrain`s capital Manama, a media report said Saturday.

Jun 28, 2014, 18:58 PM IST

Top Bahrain activist released from prison

A prominent human rights activist in Bahrain was released from prison Saturday after spending nearly two years behind bars.

May 25, 2014, 02:19 AM IST

Bahrain bomb blast wounds policeman

Bahrain`s Interior Ministry says a homemade bomb has exploded just outside the capital, Manama, wounding a policeman.

Apr 12, 2014, 14:15 PM IST