Islam Times - Latest News Bahrain Sat, 18 Mar 2017 05:39:19 GMT /skins/default/en/normal01/ch01_newsfeed_logo.gif Islam Times 100 70 en Copyright (c) Islam Times, all rights reserved. Sat, 18 Mar 2017 05:39:19 GMT Bahrain 60 Police, protesters clash in funeral for Bahraini activist who died in regime custody Islam Times - Bahraini police have clashed with the thousands of demonstrators who had turned out for the funeral procession of an activist who died in regime custody. ]]> Bahrain Sat, 18 Mar 2017 04:22:15 GMT Human Rights Commissioner Welcomes Bahrain Visit Invitation, Stresses it Won’t be “A Photo Opportunity” Islam Times - Bahrain's parliament has invited the U.N. human rights chief to visit and promised him unrestricted access to prisons and Shi'ite villages, local media said on Wednesday, following his criticism of the kingdom's record. ]]> Bahrain Sat, 18 Mar 2017 01:14:11 GMT Court Postpones Issuing Verdict in Sheikh Isa Qassim’s Case to May 7 Islam Times - Bahraini court decided to postpone issuing verdict in Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim's case to May 7, 2017. ]]> Bahrain Wed, 15 Mar 2017 06:01:12 GMT Bahraini Public Prosecution’s Plea against Sheikh Isa Qassim Unveils Authorities’ Sectarianism and Hatred Islam Times - Was the plea entered by the Bahraini Public Prosecution really a judicial plea or a babbly speech delivered by a Takfiri extremist on a platform of hatred?! ]]> Bahrain Tue, 14 Mar 2017 04:45:02 GMT Religious Figures in Bahrain Call for Supprting Opposition Leader Islam Times - Religious figures in Bahrain called on their people to support the spiritual leader of their revolution against the supressive regime. ]]> Bahrain Tue, 14 Mar 2017 04:29:50 GMT Supporting Sheikh Isa Qassim religious duty: Bahraini clerics Islam Times - Bahraini clerics have called on all the people of the Persian Gulf Arab country to show their solidarity with distinguished Shia cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim, saying that the people's unwavering support for him is the “religious duty” of all Muslims. ]]> Bahrain Tue, 14 Mar 2017 01:10:16 GMT HRW Expresses Concern over Citizenship Revocations, Clerics Prosecutions in Bahrain Islam Times - Human Rights Watch (HRW) expressed extreme concern regarding the large-scale citizenship revocations in Bahrain, and the continuous prosecution of Shiite clerics and rights activists. ]]> Bahrain Sun, 12 Mar 2017 03:05:27 GMT Manama regime revoked citizenship of 133 dissidents in 2016: HRW Islam Times - Human Rights Watch (HRW) has expressed deep concern over the high number of citizenship revocations in Bahrain, condemning the ruling Al Khalifah regime’s heavy-handed crackdown on political dissidents and rights activist in the tiny Persian Gulf kingdom. ]]> Bahrain Sun, 12 Mar 2017 00:03:40 GMT Swiss are no Longer Proposing Statement on Bahrain Islam Times - Labour MP in House of Commons of the United Kingdom Emily Thornberry asked the British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, on March 6, 2017, about the UK Government's policy regarding the proposed Swiss statement at the UN Human Rights Council on Bahrain; and if he is to issue a statement. ]]> UK Sat, 11 Mar 2017 06:00:26 GMT “Newsweek”: Bahrain’s Approval of Military Trial for Civilians “Disaster for Human Rights” Islam Times - US magazine "Newsweek" said that rights groups condemned on Monday the decision of the Bahraini Parliament a day earlier to approve military trials for civilians as a "disaster for human rights" in the Gulf Kingdom. ]]> Bahrain Sat, 11 Mar 2017 04:47:40 GMT