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World - Region
3/5/2013 7:35:02 PM
US Secretary of State John Kerry calls for national dialogue in Bahrain to solve the political crisis between the Sunni monarchy and Shiite opposition

World - Region
2/19/2013 5:55:36 PM
Saudi King Abdullah swore in the country's first female members of the Shura Council, an appointed body that advises on new laws, in a move that has riled conservative clerics in the Islamic monarchy

World - Region
2/17/2013 12:22:20 PM
Security services arrest members of a 'terrorist cell' made up of eight Bahraini citizens and linked to Iraq, Iran and Lebanon amid growing protests by Shiite opposition

World - Region
2/14/2013 9:29:56 PM
The head of the GCC rejects Iran's proposition to discuss the crisis in both Bahrain and Syria in upcoming talks on Tehran's nuclear programme as provocative interference in the internal affairs of Arab states

World - Region
2/14/2013 3:42:28 PM
The Shiite villages in Bahrain proved to be the main source of political unrest in Bahrain, a situation that was widely seen during the 2011 uprising against the Sunni monarchy

World - Region
1/12/2013 5:40:37 PM
Thousands of Shiites demonstrate in new wave of protests supporting 13 activists charged with 'plotting to overthrow monarchy'

World - International
1/8/2013 11:34:03 AM
According to the Human Rights watch, that Bahrain's Court of Cassation upheld the long prison terms for 13 activists who allegedly plotted to overthrow the monarchy is proof of the nation's inability to protect basic human rights

World - International
1/5/2013 4:07:17 PM
Spanish newspapers express various opinions on King Juan Carlos's interview after a decade of silence; observers saw the interview as one in a series of efforts to strengthen the monarchy

World - International
12/24/2012 1:31:48 PM
Police reply to women's calls for protection against rape in Swaziland by invoking a 1889 law to ban miniskirts and shirts that expose the midriff, explaining they make rape easy

World - Region
12/16/2012 5:34:49 PM
A call on conservative Gulf monarchies to free political prisoners and stop the security crackdown on those wanting democratic reforms was issued by the Gulf Forum for Civil Societies

World - Region
12/13/2012 10:05:22 PM
Sheikh Abdessalam Yassine who formed Morocco's biggest Islamist movement al-Adl Wal Ihsane and the major player in last year's protests that led the monarchy to institute constitutional reforms, dies

World - Region
12/13/2012 11:44:29 AM
Prince Salman Bin Hamad Al-Khalifa has called on opposition forces to sit down and talk with the ruling dynasty over ongoing protests for political rights

World - Region
11/30/2012 5:47:02 PM
Amnesty International calls Manama to release 12 jailed political activists who were involved in anti-regime protests last year

World - Region
11/28/2012 5:39:02 PM
Saudi monarch appears on television, following his week-long absence as rumors emerged over the severity of his health

World - Region
11/1/2012 5:50:18 PM
A cyber activist from Bahrain is sentenced to six months in jail for defaming the kingdom's monarch

Business - Economy
10/26/2012 12:51:16 PM
North African nation's king has staged a week-long tour of Gulf and Arab monarchies in bid to drum up support as its Europe-dependent economy falters

World - Region
10/21/2012 12:43:56 PM
After coming under strong ridicule from international rights groups last year, Bahrain has cut the jail terms of two Shiite members of the teacher's union who protested against the Sunni monarchy last year

World - Region
10/19/2012 11:19:22 AM

World - Region
10/15/2012 9:55:20 PM
Moroccan monarch Mohammed VI to kick off regional tour on Tuesday in Saudi Arabia, state news agency reports

Business - Economy
10/11/2012 3:13:32 PM
North African nation's king is likely to look for new investors as fresh turmoil grips the eurozone

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