Islam Times - Latest News Bahrain Tue, 16 Jan 2018 01:32:26 GMT /skins/default/en/normal01/ch01_newsfeed_logo.gif Islam Times 100 70 en Copyright (c) Islam Times, all rights reserved. Tue, 16 Jan 2018 01:32:26 GMT Bahrain 60 Bahraini regime forces attack pro-democracy demonstrators Islam Times - Bahraini regime forces have engaged in clashes with separate groups of people protesting against the Al Khalifah regime’s ferocious crackdown on political dissidents and pro-democracy activists in the kingdom and commemorating three Shia activists executed last year. ]]> Bahrain Tue, 16 Jan 2018 01:50:59 GMT Inside Bahraini Regime Death Chambers Islam Times - Over the past year, Bahraini activists, politicians and clerics faced torture, threats and extortion, inside the regime's death chambers. ]]> Bahrain Wed, 10 Jan 2018 01:28:59 GMT 2017: Bahrain without Independent Newspaper after Al-Wasat Suspension Islam Times - The Bahraini authorities decided to silence the last independent media voice through its decision to suspend the opposition-linked Al-Wasat newspaper, as part of the most aggressive campaign against the opposition since 2011. ]]> Bahrain Wed, 10 Jan 2018 01:19:59 GMT 2017: HRC Imposes 175 New Recommendations in UPR, Bahrain Rejects 36 of Them Islam Times - On May 1, 2017, the UN Human Rights Council examined Bahrain's human rights record by working group on the UPR, for the third time since the launch of this strategy. The first UPR on Bahrain was held in April 2008, while the second one was held in May 2012. ]]> Bahrain Wed, 10 Jan 2018 01:16:24 GMT Bahrain’s Al Khalifah regime deports youth for supporting Sheikh Qassim Islam Times - Bahraini regime officials have deported a young man to neighboring Saudi Arabia over his support for prominent Shia cleric, Sheikh Isa Qassim, who has been stripped of nationality by the Al Khalifah regime and is suffering from deteriorating health. ]]> Bahrain Tue, 09 Jan 2018 03:02:18 GMT Bahrain 2017: The Barren Sacrifice Islam Times - The Bahraini authorities launched last year executing 3 young dissidents in politically-motivated cases, followed by the killing of 5 peaceful protesters in Diraz outside the house of Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim. ]]> Bahrain Tue, 09 Jan 2018 00:40:52 GMT 2017: Torture, Threats and Extortion, Activists & HR Defenders inside the NSA Death Chambers Islam Times - Human rights defenders and activists experienced a brutal period during 2017; torture, extortion, travel bans and attacks on homes and properties, as well as pressures and threats aimed at turning activists and rights defenders- some of whom who were detained-into informants. ]]> Bahrain Tue, 09 Jan 2018 00:32:40 GMT Al-Wefaq condemns arrest of Shia cleric in Bahrain Islam Times - Bahrain’s opposition al-Wefaq National Islamic Society condemns the arrest of yet another senior Shia cleric as part of the Manama regime’s ongoing suppression of dissidents. ]]> Bahrain Sat, 06 Jan 2018 01:44:38 GMT Bahrain arrests wanted political activist sentenced to death Islam Times - Bahraini regime forces have arrested two political activists, including one who has been sentenced to death, amid ongoing anti-regime protests across the country. ]]> Bahrain Wed, 03 Jan 2018 07:43:03 GMT Bahraini protesters condemn hefty sentences for activists Islam Times - Bahrainis have taken to the streets in several areas of the Persian Gulf kingdom to vent their anger at the hefty sentences handed down to anti-regime activists amid the Al Khalifah regime’s crackdown on opposition figures and political dissidents. ]]> Bahrain Thu, 28 Dec 2017 04:17:07 GMT