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Bahrain convenes 'new-look' parliament
Parliament with mostly new faces is opened by king following elections boycotted by opposition al-Wefaq party.
Last updated: 14 Dec 2014 21:49 GMT
Bahraini critics face threat of statelessness
Amendments to Bahrain's Citizenship Act make it easier for the Interior Ministry to revoke individuals' citizenship.
Hyder Iftikhar Abbasi
Last updated: 01 Oct 2014 10:12 GMT
Q&A: Bahrain rights defender Maryam Khawaja
Maryam Khawaja spoke to Al Jazeera before her recent arrest about the fight for human rights and freedom in Bahrain.
Last updated: 13 Sep 2014 12:46 GMT
Bahrain orders US diplomat to leave country
Washington is "deeply concerned" by kingdom's demand that US official leave after he met with Shia opposition group.
Last updated: 08 Jul 2014 04:26 GMT
Co-opting the struggle for democracy
The flames of sectarian violence are fanned by governments to distract people from their democratic aspirations.
Last updated: 23 Nov 2013 13:25 GMT
Bahraini forces arrest opposition activists
Local group says birdshot and tear gas used by security forces to disrupt attempt via social media to stage protest.
Last updated: 14 Aug 2013 18:28 GMT
Bahrain bans protests and gatherings
Gulf state's decision expected to raise pressure on Shia Muslim organisations engaged in organising opposition marches.
Last updated: 30 Oct 2012 15:36 GMT
Autopsy finds torture behind Bahrain drowning
Report exclusively obtained by Al Jazeera says 23-year-old had been electrically tortured before drowning in January.
Last updated: 18 May 2012 19:45 GMT
Prominent Bahrain rights activist arrested
Nabeel Rajab has been arrested on the eve of his court appearance.
Last updated: 05 May 2012 23:11 GMT
'Critical' rights reforms ignored in Bahrain
Government has not taken major steps to end torture and review verdicts from military tribunals, rights groups say.
Last updated: 29 Mar 2012 09:19 GMT
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Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
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