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MANAMA: Bahrain's hotels claim they have been thrown in a limbo following the Cabinet reshuffle.

They expressed concern over the situation arising out of the suspension of tourism-related activities as the Culture Ministry did not feature in the new Cabinet.

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Stop this madness!

MANAMA: Bahrain yesterday called for serious global action to fight terrorism in all its forms.

Winter clothes drive for Syrian refugees

ANOTHER 5,000 bags containing blankets and winter clothes have been collected in Bahrain to help Syrians living in refugee camps.

Maid's plea over rape conviction

AN Indonesian housemaid jailed after having a child with her employer's 13-year-old son has launched an appeal, claiming she didn't know how old he was.

NRIs to take part in major forum

INDIAN community leaders and businessmen in Bahrain will take part in a major conference that brings together thousands of non-resident Indians (NRIs) from around the world.

Sewage dispute talks underway

NEGOTIATIONS are underway to resolve a financial dispute that threatened to result in a luxury housing development being swamped with overflowing sewage.

Embassies host celebrations

BAHRAIN'S embassies and consulates across the globe hosted celebrations marking National Day and His Majesty King Hamad's accession to the throne.

Contest winners to be announced

WINNERS of a competition for best decorated cars and houses will be announced next week.

Festival showcases the best of Bahrain

SHOPPING festival Bahrain Noor El Ain is in full swing at the popular Adliya's Block 338.

Salon owner is cleared of assault

A BEAUTY salon owner has had her conviction for assaulting an employee overturned.

Skills contest for young begins today

AN annual art, culture and literature competition for children begins today at the Kerala Catholic Association (KCA) premises in Segaiya.

Winter clothes charity drive

A CHARITY drive is being organised by Helping Hands to collect winter clothes for the needy.

Couple's jail terms upheld

THE High Criminal Appeals Court upheld the six-month jail terms of a couple in a fraud case.

National Day walkathon set

A WALKATHON to celebrate the 43rd National Day will be held today at the Hatim Al Taee garden in Hidd starting 3pm.

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