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'Protester killed' during Bahrain clashes
Opposition groups say Salah Abbas Habib was beaten by police before being found dead one day ahead of Sunday's F1 race.
Last updated: 21 Apr 2012 21:03 GMT
Bahrain's Shias demand reform at mass rally
Tens of thousands march along a main road near capital after sermon from leading Shia cleric urging greater democracy.
Last updated: 10 Mar 2012 02:34 GMT
Bahrain deports four foreign activists
Observers for rights groups expelled amid security clampdown to prevent mass pro-democracy protests in capital.
Last updated: 18 Feb 2012 19:28 GMT
Bahrain forces attack opposition headquarters
Police use tear gas and rubber bullets to break up weekly meeting of the main Shia opposition party.
Last updated: 23 Dec 2011 16:56 GMT
Shia opposition boycotts Bahrain by-elections
Main opposition boycotts poll held to fill seats vacated by its members during a crackdown on pro-reform protests.
Last updated: 24 Sep 2011 16:29 GMT
Bahrain 'fires tear gas' at protesters
Rubber bullets and tear gas reportedly fired on protesters calling for a boycott of Saturday's parliamentary vote.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2011 14:19 GMT
Protests against Bahrain 'national dialogue'
Reports that police have fired tear gas at protesters denouncing reconciliation talks between government and opposition.
Last updated: 02 Jul 2011 15:38 GMT
Bahrain national dialogue begins
Largest Shia opposition group al-Wefaq agrees to participate in government-initiated "national dialogue" starting today.
Last updated: 02 Jul 2011 13:34 GMT
Saudi presence 'fuels' strife fears
The deployment of more than 1,000 Saudi troops to Bahrain could increase the Sunni-Shia divide, analysts say.
David Elkins and Aprille Muscara
Last updated: 15 Mar 2011 15:07 GMT
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