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· March, 2008

Stories about Bahrain from March, 2008

Egypt: Human Rights Defenders Harassed

Bahrain: Scorn for inflation package

To alleviate the effects of inflation in Bahrain, the government has introduced a BD40 million (USD105 million) aid package – and Bahrain's bloggers are unanimous in questioning how effective it...

Bahrain: Blogger in Jail for Four Months

Bahraini blogger and human rights activist Abdulla Mohsen (Ar) has been behind bars for more than four months, according to Nido, who calls upon bloggers and online activists to show...

Bahrain: Frustrated Hitch Hiker

Bahrain: Kindest People Ever

Bahrain: Parliament Countdown

Bahrain: Keywords Shocker

Bahrain: Frustrated Fayrouz fans

This year's Spring of Culture, the biggest arts festival in Bahrain, has just started. Bloggers have got plenty to say about it – especially about the star attraction, Lebanese singer...

Bahrain: Nationality Issues

Lebanon: Gulf Tourists

Bahrain: Scantily Clad Women Strike the Wrong Chord

Seeing pictures of what he describes as "scantily clad women" in local newspapers, doesn't strike a chord with Bahraini blogger Jaffar who takes the opportunity to rant about other practises...

Bahrain: Sleep, Food, TV, Sleep

Bahrain: Bizarre Conversations

Mideast Youth: Back to School

Bahrain: Clashes with Riot Police

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