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Bahrain police 'raid home of top Shia cleric'
Security forces search house of Sheikh Issa Qassem, the spiritual leader of al-Wefaq, the Shia opposition group says.
Last updated: 01 Dec 2014 16:38 GMT
'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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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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