Islam Times - Latest News Bahrain Sat, 28 May 2016 13:35:15 GMT /skins/default/en/normal01/ch01_newsfeed_logo.gif Islam Times 100 70 en Copyright (c) Islam Times, all rights reserved. Sat, 28 May 2016 13:35:15 GMT Bahrain 60 US urged to secure release of Bahraini dissident Islam Times - An international human rights organization has called on the US administration to press the Bahraini regime over the immediate release of Sheikh Ali Salman, secretary general of Bahrain's main opposition bloc, the al-Wefaq National Islamic Society. ]]> Bahrain Sat, 28 May 2016 04:33:03 GMT Bahraini government refuses to let infant out of jail Islam Times - Bahrain has rejected a request by prominent prisoner Zainab al-Khawaja to take her baby boy out of jail even though she is sick and cannot take care of him. ]]> Bahrain Tue, 24 May 2016 03:06:13 GMT 2015 worst year for Bahraini activists: Opposition bloc Islam Times - Bahrain's main opposition bloc says 2015 has been the worst year for the Bahraini people in terms of the human rights situation in the tiny Persian Gulf kingdom. ]]> Bahrain Wed, 11 May 2016 01:43:02 GMT Top Bahraini rights activist calls for political prisoners’ release Islam Times - The leader of a prominent human rights body in Bahrain has called on the ruling Al Khalifah regime to free all opposition figures and political dissidents being held in various detention facilities across the Persian Gulf kingdom. ]]> Bahrain Sun, 01 May 2016 06:27:55 GMT Bahraini opposition leader released from jail Islam Times - The secretary general of Bahrain's Islamic Action Society, also referred to as Amal Party, has been released after serving five years behind bars in the tiny Persian Gulf kingdom. ]]> Bahrain Sat, 30 Apr 2016 07:45:42 GMT 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