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US VOWS TO BACK BAHRAIN

MANAMA: The US has a long-term commitment to Bahrain and the region, a senior American naval officer said yesterday.

"We have been here for more than 63 years and we look forward to a nice long time in the future as well," said US Naval Forces Central Command Deputy Commander Rear Admiral James ...ReadMore


LOCAL NEWS

Council trips 'a waste'

MANAMA: Bahrain's municipal councillors have come under fire for allegedly treating expensive capacity-building trips abroad like private holidays.

BUSINESS NEWS

Pegasus appoints Sanad as Bahrain sales agent

MANAMA: Sanad Travel and Tourism has been signed up as the general sales agent for Bahrain by Turkish low-cost carrier Pegasus Airlines.

 

WORLD NEWS

New virus alert over Middle East outbreak

DUBAI: A recent spate of infections from a deadly Middle East virus is raising new worries about efforts to contain the illness, with infectious disease experts urging greater vigilance in combating its spread.

 

SPORTS NEWS

DJOKOVIC AND NADAL THROUGH

MONTE CARLO: Rafael Nadal racked up his 300th career claycourt win to reach the Monte Carlo Masters quarter-finals yesterday where he was joined by longtime rivals Novak Djokovic, the defending champion, and Roger Federer.

 

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