Islam Times - Latest News Bahrain Thu, 09 Nov 2017 09:18:43 GMT /skins/default/en/normal01/ch01_newsfeed_logo.gif Islam Times 100 70 en Copyright (c) Islam Times, all rights reserved. Thu, 09 Nov 2017 09:18:43 GMT Bahrain 60 Bahrain Regime Postpones Case of Human Rights Activist Nabeel Rajab Islam times - A Bahraini regime court adjourned the case of prominent human rights activist and Bahrain Center for Human Rights (BCHR) President, Nabeel Rajab, for sentencing until November 22, 2017. ]]> Bahrain Thu, 09 Nov 2017 08:27:37 GMT Bahraini courts hand down prison terms to three Shia clerics Islam times - Courts in Bahrain have separately handed down prison sentences between six months and one year to three Shia Muslim clerics as the ruling Al Khalifah dynasty presses ahead with its heavy-handed crackdown and persecution of the members of the religious community in the tiny Persian Gulf kingdom. ]]> Bahrain Wed, 01 Nov 2017 10:20:28 GMT We Hold Al Khalifa Accountable for Sheikh Qassim’s Life: Representative Islam Times - Backed by the armored vehicles and helicopters flying low overhead, the Bahraini forces stormed into Diraz village from several directions to reach the home of the country’s top Shiite cleric Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim. ]]> Bahrain Mon, 30 Oct 2017 05:18:38 GMT Bahrain’s dissolution of opposition political party against freedom of speech: EU Islam times - The European Union says Bahrain’s dissolution of the National Democratic Action Society (Wa’ad) “contravenes provisions on the freedoms of speech and association,” a day after a court in Manama upheld a ruling on banning the major opposition party. ]]> Bahrain Sat, 28 Oct 2017 15:41:36 GMT BFHR reports fresh abuses at Bahrain’s Jaw Prison Islam times - Authorities at Bahrain’s Jaw Prison are reportedly coming up with new ways to abuse detainees, including cutting water supplies to sanitation facilities. ]]> Bahrain Sat, 21 Oct 2017 10:09:25 GMT Call to Save Prisoners in Bahrain amid Crackdown Islam times -Several human rights organizations have urged the international community to intervene and save citizens incarcerated by the Bahraini regime amid an ongoing crackdown on peaceful dissent in the tiny Persian Gulf monarchy. ]]> Bahrain Fri, 20 Oct 2017 15:51:05 GMT ICSRF demands investigation into torture against jailed Bahraini minor Islam times - - The International Center for Supporting Rights and Freedoms (ICSRF) called on Bahrain’s public prosecutor to promptly open an investigation into fresh allegations of torture coming out of Jaw Prison. ]]> Bahrain Sun, 15 Oct 2017 23:21:11 GMT Saudi Arabia, Bahrain start joint naval drills in Persian Gulf Islam Times - Saudi Arabia and Bahrain have started joint naval exercise in the Persian Gulf waters as the Manama regime has been trying for years to draw closer to Saudi authorities and receive their assistance in the heavy-handed crackdown against pro-democracy activists and opposition figures. ]]> Saudi Arabia Wed, 11 Oct 2017 00:43:05 GMT Bahraini regime forces detain 3 minors with no charge or conviction Islam Times - Bahraini forces have arrested a number of minors without offering any legal justification for their detention as the ruling Al Khalifah regime does not shy away from its repressive measures and heavy-handed crackdown in the tiny Persian Gulf kingdom. ]]> Bahrain Thu, 05 Oct 2017 02:13:18 GMT Bahraini regime forces attack mourning Shia Muslims on Ashura Islam Times - Bahraini regime forces have attacked dozens of Shia Muslims commemorating the occasion of Ashura, which marks the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein (PBUH), the third Shia Imam, as the Al Khalifah regime presses ahead with its heavy-handed crackdown against peaceful protesters. ]]> Bahrain Mon, 02 Oct 2017 03:00:57 GMT