JNN 23 July 2014 Manama : Bahrain’s Justice Ministry asked a court to suspend the activities of the main opposition group, a move that could set back any efforts to restart reconciliation talks in the Persian Gulf kingdom. The leader of the Al-Wefaq National Islamic Society, Sheikh Ali Salman, said his group planned to challenge the move by legal means. Continue reading
JNN 05 May 2014 Manama : Al Wefaq National Islamic Society demanded the Bahraini authorities to immediately hand in the corpse of the martyr Abdulazziz Alabbar with a death certificate that mentions the real cause of death.
JNN 05 April 2014 Manama : Around 20,000 mainly Shia protesters again marched in Bahrain calling for democratic reforms in the Wahabi-ruled kingdom. The peaceful demonstration took place west of the country’s capital of Manama on Friday, just two days ahead of the annual F1 race. Continue reading
JNN 22 Sept 2013 Washington : Bahrain has been called on to take its commitments to political reform seriously following the arrest of an opposition leader, the U.S. State Department said. Continue reading
JNN 25 July 2013 Manama : Bahraini security forces have destroyed Sheikh Fadhel al-Asfari Mosque in Bilad al-Qadeem suburb of the capital Manama, al-Alam reports Continue reading
JNN 23 July 2013 Manama : Dozens of people were reportedly injured in Bahrain early Friday, after police fired birdshot to disperse hundreds of anti-government protesters in several Shiite villages. A policeman was also wounded after being shot by a homemade gun. Continue reading
JNN 18 July 2013 Manama : Bahraini regime forces have attacked dozens of houses in several villages near the capital, Manama, as the crackdown on anti-regime protesters continues. Continue reading