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· August, 2008

Stories about Bahrain from August, 2008

Bahrain: Bogus Degrees

Bahrain: The high cost of Ramadan

Bahrain: Fifth of population living in poverty

Bahrain: Embarrassing Young People

Bahrain: Bloggers are Trouble

Bahrain: Grand Auto Theft Raid

Environment: Energy and Conservation News from Blogs around the world

In this post from GV environment, we check in with bloggers around the world who are writing on diverse topics; from ornithology, energy efficiency to forest preservation. The Bahraini ornithologist...

Kuwait: Parading Purchases at the Olympics

Arabs really love shopping, they spend hours after hours in malls, and that's why they wanted to show their shopping skills at this year's Summer Olympics. Unfortunately shopping is not...

Saudi Arabia: Where are the women sport heroes?

MENA: Veiled Athletes in Beijing

Arabeyes: The Olympics, Pride, Equality and Hope

Millions around the world were glued to their television screens watching their favourite athletes at this year's Beijing Olympics, which just closed. What did Arab bloggers have to say about...

Bahrain: Eyes on Ruqaya Al Ghasra

She may have placed sixth in the qualifying heats and her dreams of becoming the first Gulf Arab woman to run in an Olympic final may be dashed, but Bahrain's...

Bahrain: Celebrating the Imam Al-Mahdi’s birth

In the middle of the Islamic month of Sha’aban, the month before Ramadan, festivities take place all over Bahrain celebrating the date of Imam Al Mahdi’s birth. The occasion is...

Bahrain: Code of Ethics Site Launched

Bahrain: Strange numbers, strange calls

Bahrain: Anti-hate Logo Prize Up for Grabs

Bahrain: On Scottish and Omani Mountains

Bahrain: The significance of a somersault

Bahrain: Undesirable Visitors

Bahrain: 225 Jailed Demonstrators Released

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