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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
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
Bahrain clamps down on citizen media
Five journalists and photographers in the Gulf state were arrested ahead protests on Wednesday, activists said.
Last updated: 15 Aug 2013 14:10 GMT
Bahrain braces for anti-government protests
Police set razor wire and checkpoints outside Shia villages ahead of planned demonstrations.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2013 20:20 GMT
Wanted: Arab Tom Friedmans
The columnist appears to want nothing more than to remake the Arab/Muslim world to fit his neoliberal ideas.
Last updated: 13 Mar 2013 10:50 GMT
March tests Bahrain's new ban on protests
Small demonstrations in support of a jailed opposition leader break out three days after the monarchy forbids them.
Last updated: 02 Nov 2012 17:07 GMT
Police fire tear gas at Bahrain protesters
Dozens of anti-government protesters defied ban on unauthorised demonstrations to call for prisoner releases in Manama.
Last updated: 08 Sep 2012 06:48 GMT
US politicians urge Bahrain to free activist
Members of Congress write to the government urging release of Nabeel Rajab and others jailed over free-speech cases.
Last updated: 12 Aug 2012 12:42 GMT
Protest over Bahrain king's royal invite
Visit to Windsor Castle stirs controversy at a time when the Gulf state is accused of rights violations.
Last updated: 18 May 2012 23:30 GMT
Bahrain king enacts parliamentary reforms
Monarch gives extra powers to parliament despite criticism from opposition which says new measures are only symbolic.
Last updated: 03 May 2012 18:58 GMT
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