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Funky seats by the pool

Funky seats by the pool

22 Jan, '108 Comments

Funky seats by the pool, originally uploaded by malyousif. I wasn’t very sure of these seats at first. I put them in the office in the balcony for the staff to have a nice relaxing space, unfortunately that didn’t work. They complained that they belonged more at a nursery than an office! We’ll, it’s their […]

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The Conscience of Bahrain’s Environment

20 Jan, '102 Comments

Like thousands like me, us Bahrainis think that Khawla Al-Muhannadi epitomizes the conscienceless of the Bahraini environment. Through her work, columns and appearances she reminds us of the dying palm groves, the soiled sea, the suffocating mangroves and the urbanization that is threatening indigenous wildlife and their habitat.

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Bahraini Views – Abbas Mahdi Hassan – Clear Vision

Bahraini Views – Abbas Mahdi Hassan – Clear Vision

18 Jan, '100 Comments

Abbas is a fascinating person with a determined personality. He was one of the political prisoners in the 90s. He was released in ’96 with the only thing on his mind was to find a job and restart his life.

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Bahraini Views – Sayed Fadhel Shubbar – Forging Ahead

Bahraini Views – Sayed Fadhel Shubbar – Forging Ahead

17 Jan, '104 Comments

Abandoned by their father at an early age and raised by their grandmother, Sayed Fadhel and his brother worked at the Central Market gutting fish and as porters (coolies) in the weekend to eke out a living.

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Send Tariq to Davos. Vote now!

Send Tariq to Davos. Vote now!

14 Jan, '100 Comments

Send Bahraini Tariq Al-Olaimy to Davos, VOTE NOW at http://tinyurl.com/y8oop9r – click “vote” then select his video then “thumbs up” – DEADLINE IS TODAY! He needs your votes to get there.

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