Fifteen Bahraini women, including ministers and business leaders, have been listed in this year's Forbes Middle East 200 Most Powerful Arab Women.
The list includes women in government, family business and executive management
Expatriates being detained even after completing their prison sentence and those facing travel bans, non-payment of salaries and residency violations were among complaints registered last year with Bahrain's main rights body.
Work on the first women’s industrial city in Saudi Arabia, expected to accommodate women’s businesses exclusively, is well under way.
The city, which is expected to cost SR111 million ($29.59 million), will span an area of 5
Two Indonesians sheltered at a government-run centre for abused women in Bahrain have claimed a gang forced them into prostitution.
The women, who worked as maids in different homes, told they were lured into vice by a group of Ba
Two Thai women had to climb to their freedom down a makeshift rope made out of curtains and bed sheets after they were forced into prostitution in a flat in Juffair, a court heard.
The victims, aged 23 and 25,
Bahraini women are getting pregnant knowing their children might be born with serious hereditary illnesses because of religious fatwas that permit them to have an abortion, an expert has claimed.
Some do that i
It's too bad women can't computer-generate more of their own participation in the technical side of filmmaking.
Digital animation and visual effects are so widespread today that studios can end up using them in nearly ever