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.

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.

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.

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.

Bahrain bomb blast wounds policeman

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

Booby-trapped bike wounds two Bahrain police: Ministry

Two policemen were hurt when booby-trapped motorcycle exploded in a Shiite village near Manama, the interior ministry said, the latest in a spate of attacks on the kingdom`s police.

Bahrain arrests 25 suspects of bomb attack

Bahrain has arrested 25 suspects in connection with Monday`s bomb attack that killed three policemen, Xinhua reported citing an interior ministry statement.

Emirati police officer among 3 dead in Bahrain blast: UAE

An Emirati police officer from a joint Gulf force in Bahrain was among three personnel killed in a bomb at a Shi`ite village near Manama, the UAE government said.

Bahrain blast wounds three police: Official

An explosion wounded three Bahraini policemen during a confrontation between security forces and "rioters" in a Shi`ite village near the capital, the Interior Ministry said.

Bahrain warns citizens against joining jihad missions

The Bahraini Interior Ministry Tuesday warned the citizens against taking part in jihad missions abroad and called for tougher punishment to those involved in regional and international conflicts.

Policeman dies of injures after Bahrain blast

A policeman, who was injured in a bus explosion, died Saturday, Bahrain police said.

Protests called 3 years after Bahrain`s crushed uprising

Bahrain`s opposition has called for protests to mark the third anniversary Friday of an Arab Spring revolt led by the Shiite majority that was brutally crushed by the Saudi-backed Sunni monarchy.

Homemade bomb wounds 2 policemen in Bahrain

Bahrain`s interior ministry says two policemen have been wounded, one critically, when a homemade bomb exploded in a village southwest of the capital, Manama.

Bahrain court cuts terms for police jailed over death

Bahrain`s appeals court on Sunday cut the jail terms of two policemen convicted of torturing to death a Shiite detainee after a 2011 crackdown on protests, a judicial source said.
The court reduced the terms of the men from seven years to three after a lower court had convicted them in December over Abdul Karim Fakhrawi`s death in custody in April 2011.

Bahrain sentences 50 for militant links: Activist

A Bahrain court sentenced 50 people on Sunday to prison terms of between five and 15 years after a mass trial for alleged links to a militant group blamed for bombings and other anti-government attacks in the Gulf nation, a rights activist said.

US Navy adds ships to boost presence in Arabian Gulf

The US Navy has decided to add three more patrol coastal ships to its force in the Arabian Gulf.

Bahrain swoops on opposition youth group: Ministry

The February 14 Coalition has been the main motor behind a Shiite-led uprising that began in 2011 to demand more rights from the ruling Sunni dynasty.

Bahrain clears 21 medics of protest charges

A defence lawyer in Bahrain says 21 medical personnel have been cleared of charges linked to anti-government protests but added that cases remain open against two others who failed to appear in court.

Bahrain forces deploy against unrest:Opposition

Bahrain`s main opposition group says the kingdom`s paramilitary National Guard is deploying to back up police as authorities try to quell rising political violence.

India`s concern over blasts in Manama

India Monday expressed serious concern and condemned the serial blasts in Bahrain that claimed the life of an Indian.