Anyone trying to sabotage Bahrain's national elections could be jailed for two years and fined up to BD2,000 ($5,303) under new rules proposed by the Shura Council.
Civil servants would face a tougher punishment of up to three
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A nationwide campaign has been launched to encourage Bahrainis to cast their ballots in the upcoming national elections.
It includes setting up social media networks, 12-hour hotlines, SMS services and an interactive website ahead
Bahrain's parliamentary elections will be held on November 22 and a second round, if needed, will be held on November 29.
His Majesty King Hamad issued a decree in this regard last night (September 22), said a report in the Gu
A social media campaign designed to keep voters informed ahead of this year's general elections in Bahrain is ready for launch, alongside a dedicated hotline and website.
Election organisers said that Facebook, Twitter and Ins