A leading international relations expert has denounced activists in America seeking to destabilise Bahrain and the Gulf region. He issued a warning yesterday (February 10) over fundraising by Bahraini agitators abroad, amid concerns the money
A final warning has gone out to seven traders standing in the way of a long-stalled redevelopment of one of Bahrain’s oldest markets. They have been blamed for delaying the multi-million-dinar upgrade of Muharraq Central Market by refusi
A fifth of diabetes patients in Bahrain are at risk of going blind from a condition that can seriously damage eyesight, an expert has warned. That is because 20.4 per cent of them have diabetic retinopathy, revealed King Abdulla Medical City O
Heterosexual transmission of HIV in Bahrain is on the rise, warned a top health official. While most cases of HIV in the country were a result of addicts injecting drugs, the recent trend was transmission through couples, said Health Ministry
A leading Middle East news personality has warned that giving too much exposure to terrorist groups like Islamic State (IS) could actually encourage their growth.Al Arabiya TV presenter Hassan Mo’awadh told participants at a forum in Man
Warnings have been issued against three Bahrain telecom companies for charging customers additional money for using VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) services such as Skype and Facetime. The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) issu
A warning has gone out to Internet users in Bahrain not to fall prey to scam artists taking advantage of the crisis in Syria. Fraudsters have reached out to people across the country via e-mail and social media to plead for donations, Social M
The dangers of drugs being promoted as having the same effect and characteristics as the so-called ‘Pink Viagra,’ the first medication designed to increase sexual desire in women, has been highlighted by an expert. The drug w
A weather warning advising the public to take care in case of gale force winds was issued by Bahrain’s Meteorological Directorate yesterday (April 23).
Strong winds and rising sand are forecast for early today, with visibili
Qatar Tourism Authority (QTA) has issued a warning to hotels in the country against attempts to increase prices exorbitantly to cash in on the increased inflow of tourist, according to a report.
Some hotels had increased prices by