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VOTE AGAIN!

MANAMA: Thousands of Bahrainis and expatriates will go to the polls again today for the second round of voting in parliament and municipal council elections. Voting will take place in 34 constituencies for parliament seats and for 21 municipal council seats in the Southern, Muharraq and Northern governo...ReadMore


High-level committee to tackle rain chaos

MANAMA: Bahrain has set up a high-level committee to tackle potential problems after rains sparked roads chaos and flooding in several parts of the country.

Decision time!

THOUSANDS of Bahrainis and expatriates will go to the polls again today for the second round of voting in parliament and municipal council elections.

Appeal to end maids' agony

RIGHTS activists trying to help Bahrain's teeming underclass of housemaids are struggling to make headway in the midst of contradictory rules.

Candidate 'pulls out of race in favour of rival'

A PARLIAMENTARY candidate who made it through to today's second round of elections has withdrawn from the race. 

Rains spark road chaos and floods

BAHRAIN witnessed road chaos and floods in various areas yesterday, with 70 accidents reported throughout the day.

Parents urged to register births at embassy early

INDIAN parents in Bahrain have again been urged to register all new births within a year.

Joseph's tale is brought to life in colourful show

More than 100 people attended a spectacular presentation of Joseph and his Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat at St Christopher's Cathedral yesterday, which was part of the Friday morning service.

Juvenile crime in spotlight

PREVENTING young people from committing crime was the main topic of discussion at the Bahrain Universities' Model United Nations (BUMUN) yesterday.

Explorer wins photo contest

A YOUNG explorer has won a global photography competition for an image he captured during an expedition to the heart of an Icelandic volcano.

PET CARE

Vet Hansel answers your questions about pet care in this weekly advice column, created in partnership with the Bahrain Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (BSPCA). We will also be highlighting each week some of the animals in the BSPCA sanctuary, in the hope of finding each of them a loving home.

Role of sea in films probed

'Sea in Film' was the topic of a seminar held last night at Bahrain Fort as part of the Bahrain Cinema Days film festival.

GCC women in military to meet

A meeting of GCC military women will begin in Bahrain tomorrow as part of the Bahraini Women's Day 2014.

Pioneering Goys project wins award

THE General Organisation for Youth and Sport (Goys) has won an award for the best youth programme in the Arab world.


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