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Bahrain jails activist for insulting king
Zainab al-Khawaja sentenced to three years after tearing up a photo of the king while making a court appearance.
Last updated: 05 Dec 2014 10:23 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
China's pool domination continues
Gold medals keep coming for China's squad as it increases lead at the top of the medals table at the Asian Games.
Last updated: 29 Sep 2014 14:55 GMT
Bahrain activist Maryam al-Khawaja released
Al-Khawaja out of prison but subject to travel ban and will face charges of assaulting a police officer.
Last updated: 18 Sep 2014 20:53 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 extends custody of rights activist
Maryam al-Khawaja, who campaigns against abuse in Gulf state, jailed for further 10 days despite UN expressing concerns.
Last updated: 07 Sep 2014 01:07 GMT
Bahrain arrests top human rights activist
Maryam al-Khawaja, who campaigns against abuse in Gulf state, charged with insulting king and assault on arrival.
Last updated: 31 Aug 2014 08:14 GMT
Iranian the first woman to snare maths prize
Iranian mathematician Maryam Mirzakhan is among four recipients of mathematics' top prize, the Fields Medal.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2014 06:38 GMT
Bahrain acquits key opposition figure
A Bahraini court cleared Khalil al-Marzooq of 'inciting violence' charges and having links with a 'terrorist' group.
Last updated: 25 Jun 2014 13:42 GMT
Bahrain frees leading human rights activist
Nabeel Rajab was released after two years in prison for organising and taking part in 'illegal gatherings'.
Last updated: 25 May 2014 11:49 GMT
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