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· October, 2005

Stories about Bahrain from October, 2005

Bahrain: Survey: ‘Status’ of Women in Bahrain

Global Soul made an online survey for Bahraini males only to vote enable to determine how they view and interact with women in the workspace and home.

Bahrain: Real Jews

Zainab Alkhawaja wonders, who is real Jews?

Bahrain: 2006 F1 Kick Off

Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) would officially kick off the 2006 FIA Formula One World Championship season, Mahmood reports.

Bahrain: Mehlis Report

manama-republic wonders: “Given the pervasive technical and human assets both the US and Israel have in Lebanon and in & around Damascus, is it conceivable that such an extensive operation...

Images from Bahrain: Dressed up for Gargaoun

“Gargaoun” by Chan'ad

Bahrain: Bahraini Citizenship

Zainab Alkhawaja says that getting a citizenship should be about being Bahraini, not about the kings interests.

Bahrain: Corruption Perceptions Index

Abdulhadi Khalaf of Jaddwilliam2 writes that scoring 5.8 out of 10 , Bahrain is percieved by business community as less ‘corrupt’ than Kuwait and Saudi Arabia but percieved more ‘corrupt’...

Bahrain Film Festival 2005

From Mahmood's Blog: The Bahrain Cinema Club in Association with Al-Ayam 13th Cultural Festival cordially invite you to the opening of Bahrain Film Days at 9pm on October 18th at...

Interview with Haitham Sabbah

Our beloved Middle East/North Africa editor Haitham Sabbah was recently interviewed by Italian journalist Paola Caridi, who writes for news agency Lettera22. Their conversation focuses on some of the deep...

Bahrain: Where is Bahrain?

Zainab on a trip to Madison, she meets someone: “where are you guys from?” I said “Bahrain” The guy said “OHHHHHHHHH Bahrain” “You KNOW Bahrain??” “Yes…” “Really??” I was still...

Bahrain: Ramadan Start

Ramadan start and end was always a huge dispute between Muslim countries. Even worse between Muslims in the same country. As Mahmood says, it is always depending on where you...

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