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News Bahrain » Religion: Focus: Destination Bahrain

News channel or source: https://www.thestatesman.com/travel/focus-destination-bahrain-1502587897.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

As a Muslim country, Bahrain holidays are usually devoted to Islam and part ... Eid ~ meaning “celebration” in Arabic ~ which tend to mark the end of most solemn religious periods of the year. Other festivals celebrated are Muharram (Islamic New ...

News Bahrain » Religion: Bahrain inaugurates biggest mosque in Awali governorate

News channel or source: http://www.constructionweekonline.com/article-48237-bahrain-inaugurates-biggest-mosque-in-awali-governorate/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

The biggest religious structure in Bahrain’s Awali governorate has been inaugurated. Named after the late HH Sheikh Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the mosque has a total built-up area of 6,850m 2. It comprises a prayer hall, which can accommodate up to ...

News Bahrain » Religion: Religion and politics in the feud between Saudi Arabia and Qatar

News channel or source: http://www.israelnationalnews.com/Articles/Article.aspx/21695
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Religion in the Middle East is an inseparable part of politics ... relations between Qatar and the Saudis, Arab Emirates, Bahrain, and Egypt deteriorated to a new low. Qatar's relations with the rest of the Arab world have been tense since the day in ...

News Bahrain » Religion: Protesters in Bahrain Mark 7th Anniversary of Popular Uprising

News channel or source: https://www.tasnimnews.com/en/news/2018/02/14/1656720/protesters-in-bahrain-mark-7th-anniversary-of-popular-uprising
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Bahrain’s top religious scholars or the Ulama in a statement released on Tuesday called for greater participation in Wednesday’s demonstrations to protest Al Khalifa totalitarian regime. The uprising in Bahrain began on February 14, 2011. Protesters ...

News Bahrain » Religion: A rich history of co-existence: New centre to showcase religious freedom

News channel or source: http://www.gdnonline.com/Details/316832/A-rich-history-of-co-existence-New-centre-to-showcase-religious-freedom
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

A MUSEUM showcasing Bahrain’s rich history of religious freedom will be housed at a new centre to promote peaceful co-existence through inter-faith dialogue. The King Hamad Global Centre for Inter-faith Dialogue and Peaceful Co-existence will also host ...

News Bahrain » Religion: Seven years on, Bahrain's pro-democracy movement faces destruction

News channel or source: http://www.middleeasteye.net/columns/seven-years-bahrain-s-pro-democracy-movement-faces-destruction-1560900027
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

In a matter of months, the authorities arrested Bahrain's leading human rights defender Nabeel Rajab; revoked citizenship from the top Shia religious figure, Sheikh Isa Qassim; escalated anti-Shia discrimination by targeting dozens of clerics and ...

News Bahrain » Religion: Protests across Bahrain on 7th anniversary of uprising

News channel or source: http://www.france24.com/en/20180214-protests-across-bahrain-7th-anniversary-uprising
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

and has jailed dozens of high-profile activists and religious clerics over the past seven years. Manama accuses Iran of backing the protests and attempting to overthrow the monarchy. Tehran denies involvement. Bahrain is home to the US Fifth Fleet and a ...

News Bahrain » Religion: Regime Forces Attack Demonstrators Across Bahrain

News channel or source: http://en.farsnews.com/newstext.aspx?nn=13961128001561
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Bahrain has also stripped hundreds of its citizens of their nationality, and has jailed dozens of high-profile activists and religious clerics over the past seven years. TEHRAN (FNA)- Bahraini police forces attacked protesters in several regions across the ...

News Bahrain » Religion: Theodore Roosevelt Visits Bahrain

News channel or source: http://www.navy.mil/submit/display.asp?story_id=104326
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Bahrain Defense Forces Chief of Staff Lt ... The trip to the mosque gave me a good idea of the religious culture, which was very informative. Tours like these are a convenient way for Sailors to get to know the local culture." Theodore Roosevelt, the ...

News Bahrain » Religion: Bahrain arrests 4 Iranian-trained terrorists in links with oil pipeline blast

News channel or source: http://www.china.org.cn/china/Off_the_Wire/2018-02/08/content_50447531.htm
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

"The terrorists in Bahrain are recruited and their expenses for travelling to Iran are covered under the excuse of going on religious visits," added the ministry. It stated the training included making and using bombs, using different types of guns such as ...