Campaigners are warning that Bahrain could record its highest sickle cell death toll this year, with an average of more than six patients dying every month since January.
Two Bahraini patients - Wajeeha Al Jamr
The death toll in Syria's three-year conflict has exceeded 150,000, an activist group said yesterday as fighting raged across the country, including an attack in the north that killed 31 people including nine children.
A Los Angeles couple were sentenced to three years in jail in Qatar on Thursday for causing the death of their adopted daughter, who was found to have died of starvation, in a case that has raised concern in Washington.
Police in Bahrain are 116 times more likely to die in the line of duty than they are in the UK. That statistic is based on the per capita death rate of serving officers over the past three years, said a report in the Gulf Daily News (GDN), our s
Two people have died from severe pneumonia due to H1N1 in Oman, said an official source at the Ministry of Health in a report.
The ministry affirmed that it closely monitors the disease through the epidemic monitoring system, the
A Bahraini has been sentenced to death for murdering a policeman by shooting him with a flare gun from close range.
Maher Abbas Al Khabaz, 27, was yesterday convicted of premeditated murder and attempted murder by the High Crimina
Saudi Arabia says a Saudi man has died from a new respiratory virus related to Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome, bringing to 60 the number of deaths in the kingdom at the centre of the outbreak.
The Health Ministry said that the
Activists are demanding health officials fast-track life-saving treatment of sickle cell patients after a fifth death this year was registered in Bahrain.
Bahraini Mohammed Hassan Makki was admitted to Salmaniya Medical Complex (S
Two doctors who caused the death of their six-week-old daughter have escaped a prison term in Bahrain.
The Egyptians were convicted by the High Criminal Court yesterday, but both received 12-month suspended sentences, said a repor
A JP Morgan tech executive fell to his death from the U.S. bank's 33-storey tower in London's Canary Wharf financial district on Tuesday in what British police said was a "non-suspicious" incident.
Police were ca