MANAMA - Bahraini police fired rubber bullets and tear gas to scatter protesters who gathered outside the home of a Shi'ite Muslim opposition leader on Monday, witnesses said, after he was remanded in custody for a further 15 days.
DOHA - Bahraini authorities denounced what they called foreign double standards and interference on Friday, days after their main Western ally Washington criticised the detention of the head of the main Shi'ite Muslim opposition group.
MANAMA - Bahraini authorities on Sunday detained the head of the main Shi'ite Muslim opposition group after he was summoned for questioning over unspecified violations.
MANAMA - Bahraini police will question key members of the mainly Shi'ite Muslim opposition movement al-Wefaq for what it said were "violations" committed during a pro-democracy rally, Bahrain's state news agency BNA reported on Saturday.
MANAMA - A bomb blast in a Shi'ite Muslim village in Bahrain late on Friday injured three policemen, the interior ministry said, in a further sign of anti-government sentiment since the opposition boycotted elections last month.
LONDON - Bahrain's sovereign wealth fund Mumtalakat has agreed to sell some of its stake in McLaren to the Formula One team's overall head Ron Dennis, who is set to become the majority shareholder.
LONDON - No amount of money can secure Qatar a place on the Formula One calendar because nearby Bahrain effectively has the power to veto any plans to hold a race there, Bernie Ecclestone said on Thursday.
MANAMA, Dec 9 - A bomb explosion killed a Bahraini citizen and wounded an expatriate man on Tuesday, the Interior Ministry said, the second fatal attack in the Gulf Arab state in as many days.
MANAMA - An explosion killed a Bahraini citizen and wounded an expatriate man on Tuesday, the Interior Ministry said on its Twitter account, in the second fatal attack in the Gulf Arab state in two days.
MANAMA - Bahrainis voted in the second round of a parliamentary election on Saturday, a poll boycotted by the tiny Gulf monarchy's Shi'ite-led opposition which accuses the government of gerrymandering and says parliament lacks powers.