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MPs with Religious Police mentality

14 Mar, '0736 Comments

I am quite convinced that this parliament doesn’t know why it was actually voted in. Apart from the sectarian overtones in almost every thing they do, they cannot distinguish between parliamentary work from that of the pulpit. Let me aid them in understanding the simple difference: the first is legislative and the other is advisory. […]

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I didn’t go!

I didn’t go!

3 Mar, '0719 Comments

And I’m kicking myself for not getting tickets ahead of time. I am really angry with myself, this was a golden opportunity that I was waiting for for some time now to attend Marcel Khalife’s performance and the last two nights were apparently magical especially that this time Marcel was in collaboration with Bahraini poet […]

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Spring of Culture 2007 Calendar of Events

Spring of Culture 2007 Calendar of Events

15 Feb, '071 Comment

  My thanks to Sangeetha in my office who has created a full calendar of events for the Spring of Culture 2007 in a shared Google Calendar that you can subscribe to through your calendar program, pull through XML or iCAL feeds and even have those on your site if you wish. The entries are […]

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Spring of Culture 2007

Spring of Culture 2007

14 Feb, '079 Comments

34 cultural events over 6 weeks. This is what is promised for a cultural extravaganza par excellence in Bahrain. 34 events of art, poetry, music, dance, lighting, theatre, lectures, sound, sculpture, vision and emotion. 34 dishes to feed your mind and soul in some of the most thrilling locations in Bahrain. Once again Arad Fort […]

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Simona’s Angels

Simona’s Angels

14 Feb, '072 Comments

Angels come in all shapes and sizes; some of those have religious and spiritual connotations and people who believe in them and their energies and auras can call on them for assistance, guidance and inspiration. Simona Carmen Panciu, the Romanian artist who has been a resident in Bahrain for 8 years, and is the Alba […]

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