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MANAMA: Bahrain is opening its human rights record to the world to prove that it has nothing to hide.

It has volunteered to come under international scrutiny in Geneva this month – despite only being due for evaluation in 2016!

This will happen during the 27th session of the UN Human Right...ReadMore


LOCAL NEWS

New homes handed over today

MANAMA: Under the patronage of His Majesty King Hamad, the Housing Ministry is hosting a ceremony today to distribute contracts to 210 beneficiaries of the Zallaq Housing Project, whose names are registered in the Southern Governorate's waiting lists.

BUSINESS NEWS

EDB in deal to boost Japanese trade ties

MANAMA: The Economic Development Board of Bahrain (EDB) has signed a memorandum of co-operation with Japan Information Technology Services Industry Association (JISA) at the EDB headquarters in Seef.

 

WORLD NEWS

Protesters storm TV station in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Hundreds of protesters trying to topple Pakistan's government briefly seized the state broadcaster yesterday, intensifying a fortnight-long political crisis that has shaken the nuclear-armed nation.

 

SPORTS NEWS

MURRAY ENTERS QUARTERS

NEW YORK: Former champion Andy Murray defeated France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 7-5, 7-5, 6-4 early this morning to reach the quarter-finals of the US Open.

 

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