Islam Times - Latest News Bahrain Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:51:55 GMT /skins/default/en/normal01/ch01_newsfeed_logo.gif Islam Times 100 70 en Copyright (c) Islam Times, all rights reserved. Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:51:55 GMT Bahrain 60 HR Group Urges Obama Impose Visa Ban on Bahraini Leaders Islam Times - An international human rights organization called on the US president to ban Bahraini authorities involved in rights abuse from traveling to the US. ]]> Bahrain Wed, 19 Oct 2016 01:14:00 GMT Organization Lodges Complaint against Irish Company that Trained Prison Guards in Bahrain Islam Times - The British Newsletter website said that "A Foreign Office-paid company has been reported to an information watchdog (Reprieve) for failing to reveal details of its work in Middle Eastern prisons where torture is allegedly rife." ]]> Bahrain Tue, 18 Oct 2016 00:48:45 GMT Why Shimon Peres? A Founding-Generation “Friend” of Bahrain’s Gov’t Islam Times - The follow up on the timeline of the Bahraini-Israeli relations, which is stretched over a period of more than 22 years, revealed interesting details, most importantly the remarkable pivotal status filled by former Israeli President Shimon Peres in these relations. ]]> Bahrain Tue, 18 Oct 2016 00:48:05 GMT Top Bahraini court orders Shia cleric’s retrial Islam Times - The Bahraini court that has the ultimate say in appeal requests in the country has ordered a retrial of distinguished Shia opposition cleric Sheikh Ali Salman, who has been sentenced to nine years in jail in a series of previous trials. ]]> Bahrain Mon, 17 Oct 2016 05:48:47 GMT Bahrain court sentences 5 to jail over anti-regime protests Islam Times - A court in Bahrain has handed down prison sentences ranging from one to five years to five people for taking part in anti-regime demonstrations. ]]> Bahrain Sun, 16 Oct 2016 05:37:41 GMT Bahrainis slam Al Khalifah regime, voice solidarity Sheikh Isa Qassim Islam Times - Bahraini protesters have staged a rally to express their solidarity with top Shia cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim and other political prisoners, slamming the Al Khalifah regime for its heavy-handed crackdown on dissent. ]]> Bahrain Sat, 15 Oct 2016 01:51:17 GMT Bahrain Detains Activist after Reporting on Torture Islam Times - Bahraini authorities detained an activist after writing a letter to the county's minister about torturing prisoners. ]]> Bahrain Thu, 13 Oct 2016 03:56:35 GMT Top Cleric Issues Fatwa to Defend Sheikh Isa Qassim “By All Means” Islam Times - Shiite cleric issued a fatwa calling on Bahrainis to defend the top opposition figure by all means possible. ]]> Bahrain Sat, 08 Oct 2016 09:12:47 GMT Bahrain forces attack mourning Shias Islam Times - Bahraini security forces have once again attacked Shia Muslims holding mourning rituals during the Muslim month of Muharram. ]]> Bahrain Sat, 08 Oct 2016 06:32:59 GMT Bahraini regime battles landmark Shia event Islam Times - People have staged fresh rallies in Bahrain to protest stepped-up crackdown on Shia processions commemorating the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein (Peace Be Upon Him). ]]> Bahrain Thu, 06 Oct 2016 02:31:15 GMT