Bahrain has detained a former member of parliament on charges of financing militants, state news agency BNA said.
The agency did not name the man but quoted the director of criminal investigations as saying he was held on August 1
Bahrain’s MPs have been accused of adding to the kingdom’s delicate financial position by insisting on increased spending in previous years.
Finance Minister Shaikh Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa made the comment as he
At the age of just 20, Mhairi Black, a student at Glasgow University, has become Britain's youngest MP since 1667.
Black still has to complete her final exams but will now be putting her politics degree into practice as the pr
Bahraini Members of Parliament (MPs) have planned to draw up new legislation to combat sectarianism spread by supporters of Yemen's Houthi militias.
They also backed strict action taken by the Interior Ministry against people
Toshiba Corporation’s Semiconductor and Storage Products Company has started mass production shipments of a eight-megapixel back side illumination (BSI) complementary metal-oxide semiconductor (CMOS) image sensor.
Bahrain’s business leaders want to form a greater proportion of MPs in the next parliament, to boost its stock of economic knowledge and business acumen.
Around 30 prominent members of the country's business community, i
Bahrain’s Shura Council members yesterday (June 13) backed parliament's proposal to limit its powers after approving a change in the way MPs are allowed to question government ministers.
Previously, a minister could be s
Bahraini MPs have launched a petition calling for Social Development Minister Dr Fatima Al Balooshi to be sacked.
It follows a row in parliament on Tuesday between MPs and Dr Al Balooshi, whose ministry has com
Osama Al Tamimi has become the first Bahraini MP to be sacked since parliament was formed 12 years ago.
He was voted out of his seat yesterday, just weeks before the National Assembly's four-year term is du
Bahrain’s MPs stuck to their guns yesterday (April 29) calling for limitations on driving for expatriates as the debate over tough new traffic laws continued in the National Assembly.
MPs referred the draft bill back to the