Islam Times - Latest News Bahrain Fri, 29 Apr 2016 02:20:21 GMT /skins/default/en/normal01/ch01_newsfeed_logo.gif Islam Times 100 70 en Copyright (c) Islam Times, all rights reserved. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 02:20:21 GMT Bahrain 60 Bahraini forces attack protesters demanding prisoners’ release Islam Times - Bahraini forces have fired birdshots and tear gas canisters to disperse dozens of demonstrators who had taken to the streets across Bahrain to express solidarity with political prisoners. ]]> Bahrain Thu, 14 Apr 2016 01:16:15 GMT Bahraini forces attack protesters after teenage's funeral Islam Times - Bahraini regime forces have clashed with demonstrators holding a rally to denounce the death of a 17-year-old teenager who succumbed to injuries he sustained in a police chase. ]]> Bahrain Wed, 06 Apr 2016 04:39:34 GMT Rights group slams F1 chief over Bahrain races Islam Times - A Bahraini human rights group has strongly criticized the Formula One’s governing body, the FIA, for staging auto races in the Persian Gulf kingdom despite its terrible human rights record. ]]> Bahrain Mon, 04 Apr 2016 02:59:48 GMT Thousands hold funeral for prominent Shia cleric in Bahrain Islam Times - Bahrainis have taken to the streets to take part in a massive funeral procession for a renowned pro-democracy Shia cleric opposed to the ruling Al Khalifa regime. ]]> Bahrain Wed, 23 Mar 2016 02:52:30 GMT Bahraini regime releases rights activist Salah al-Khawaja Islam Times - The Bahraini regime released Salah al-Khawaja, a prominent rights activist, after five years in jail Saturday in an apparent bid to divert mounting criticism of its ongoing crackdown on activists and protesters. ]]> Bahrain Sun, 20 Mar 2016 00:55:02 GMT Bahrain expels several Lebanese over Hezbollah links Islam Times - Authorities in Bahrain have announced the deportation of a number of Lebanese nationals from the country over affiliation with or support for the Lebanese Hezbollah resistance movement. ]]> Bahrain Mon, 14 Mar 2016 06:43:32 GMT Bahrain denies Tunisians entry over support for Hezbollah Islam Times - Bahraini authorities have refused to allow two members of Tunisia’s trade union federation, a joint winner of the 2015 Nobel Peace Prize, to enter the tiny Persian Gulf kingdom in a row over the Lebanese Hezbollah resistance movement. ]]> Bahrain Mon, 07 Mar 2016 02:30:01 GMT Bahrain King Meets Rabbi: Arab-Israeli Diplomatic Ties ‘Matter of Time’ Islam Times - The King of Bahrain met Israeli Rabbi and ‘recommended’ that the recent blacklisting of Lebanese resistance movement, Hezbollah, as a “terrorist organization” by the Gulf Cooperation Council be taken up by the Arab League as well, Israeli daily, Jerusalem Post reported. ]]> Bahrain Sun, 06 Mar 2016 23:59:36 GMT Bahrain sentences opposition leader to jail Islam Times - A court in Bahrain has given the leader of the country’s largest leftist political party a one-year prison sentence for “inciting hatred against the political regime.” ]]> Bahrain Wed, 24 Feb 2016 07:40:06 GMT UK, Saudi Arabia lobbied UN to whitewash Bahrain abuses Islam Times - A recent report reveals that Britain and Saudi Arabia have worked hand in gloves to water down the United Nations’ criticism of the Bahraini regime for its poor human rights record. ]]> Bahrain Sun, 21 Feb 2016 03:10:56 GMT