Bahrain's policemen were targeted again by terrorists who set up booby traps, and hurled firebombs and other deadly projectiles at them.
Two policemen were injured after a homemade bomb exploded in East Eker. It went off as officers were clearing a booby-t
Libya's parliament voted Prime Minister Ali Zeidan out of office on Tuesday after rebels humiliated the government by loading crude on a tanker that fled from naval forces, officials said, in a sign of the worsening chaos in the Opec member state.
Libyan gunboats later chased
Saudi Arabia has set up a a 21-member commission to settle labour disputes in the kingdom, a report said.
The decision was taken by the Cabinet meeting, chaired by Prince Muqrin, second deputy premier, held yesterday, said the Arab News report.
The Cabinet also ren
A new law regulating sand-dredging in Bahrain has been shelved.
The decision follows the failure of Shura Council and parliament to reach agreement on two specific articles contained in the draft bill, despite 12 months of
Saudi Arabia has rejected accusations by Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri Al-Maliki that Riyadh and Qatar are funding Sunni Muslim insurgents his troops are battling in Iraq's western Anbar province.
Maliki's remarks to France 24 television late on Saturday appeared to play to I
Qatar has again dismissed demands by three fellow Gulf states for changes to its foreign policy, calling its independence "non-negotiable" in a further sign that it will continue to aid Islamists such as Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood.
In an unprecedented move within th
Bahrain will soon introduce a new law to crack down on companies and individuals offering unlicensed and bogus investments, a report said.
The Shura Council yesterday (March 11) approved a bill that carries a BD100,000 ($261,780) fine or jail sentences ranging between three and 2
Bahrain has been urged to set up a national security strategy to combat cyber threats.
Authorities have an opportunity to "get ahead of the curve" in the region in tackling online crime, said International Instit
A new law on family violence is expected to ignore recommendations from Bahrain's top legal authority, which suggested spousal rape should not be illegal.
The GDN reported last Tuesday that the Supreme Judicial Council (SJC) had suggested husbands who forced their wives to ha
Four bombing suspects have been remanded in custody for 60 days in connection with a blast that killed three policemen in Daih last Monday.
The Bahrainis have been accused of setting up and being part of a terrorist cell, making and using explosives, premeditated murder and