Football

Bahrain beat Saudi Arabia to lift first Gulf Cup trophy

Mohamed al-Romaihi scored for the Pearl Divers in the second half of the match held at Abdullah bin Khalifa Stadium.

Bahrain beat Saudi Arabia to lift first Gulf Cup trophy

Middle East

Bahraini dissident says embassy staff tried to kill him

Bahraini activist claims diplomatic staff tried to push him off the roof then tried to kill him inside the embassy.

Football

Qatar to play UAE in Doha amid signs of thaw in Gulf dispute

Saudi Arabia, UAE and Bahrain to take part in this year's Gulf Cup in Qatar, raising hopes of end to Gulf dispute.

Qatar to play UAE in Doha amid signs of thaw in Gulf dispute

Qatar

Emir says Qatar has overcome obstacles of Gulf blockade

Sheikh Tamim lays out economic achievements, says Doha ready to resolve disputes based on principle of mutual respect.

Emir says Qatar has overcome obstacles of Gulf blockade

AJ Impact

White House picks Thomas Storch as new senior trade adviser

Storch was previously senior director for global economics, finance, and development at the National Security Council.

White House picks Thomas Storch as new senior trade adviser

Bahrain

Rights groups slam Bahrain over detention of female activists

Recent report finds nine women were arrested without search warrants and were subjected to physical and sexual assaults.

Rights groups slam Bahrain over detention of female activists

Bahrain

Bahrain maritime security meeting amid mysterious Gulf attacks

The US formed a naval coalition to protect navigation in a region critical to global oil supplies after tanker attacks.

Bahrain maritime security meeting amid mysterious Gulf attacks

Bahrain

Hamas decries Israel's participation in Bahrain summit

Palestinian group Hamas condemned Israel's participation in a US-led maritime security meeting in Bahrain.

Hamas decries Israel's participation in Bahrain summit

Bahrain

Bahrain files complaint against Al Jazeera with Arab League

Sources tell Al Jazeera Manama's complaint will be received by meeting of Arab foreign ministers in Cairo on Tuesday.

Bahrain files complaint against Al Jazeera with Arab League

Middle East

Cautious border calm as Hezbollah, Israel urged to show restraint

No fighting overnight as Lebanon's prime minister calls on US and France to 'intervene' to prevent escalation.

Cautious border calm as Hezbollah, Israel urged to show restraint

Middle East

Bahraini activist says he feared for his life at London embassy

Moosa Mohammad says he was beaten with a stick and almost forced off the roof of his country's embassy in London.

Al Jazeera World

Bahrain: Playing With Fire

Did the Bahraini government collude with al-Qaeda members to target Shia opposition figures during the 2011 unrest?

Middle East

Bahrain executes 2 in 'terror' case despite rights groups' pleas

Bahrain's public prosecutor announces executions hours after UN envoy Agnes Callamard appealed to stop them.

Bahrain executes 2 in 'terror' case despite rights groups' pleas

Bahrain

'Rogue state': Bahrain dissidents seek action against government

Al Jazeera documentary suggested Bahrain's government worked with al-Qaeda operatives to murder dissidents.

'Rogue state': Bahrain dissidents seek action against government

Middle East

Former al-Qaeda member claims he was hired by Bahrain as assassin

Critics said it exposed the political oppression that the country's majority Shia population had suffered for decades.