Tag: internet

Bahrain government buys C&W’s Batelco share out!

6 Dec, '0614 Comments

This off the presses: LONDON (AP) – Cable & Wireless PLC said Wednesday it will sell its 20 percent stake in Bahrain Telecommunications Co. BSC (Batelco) for $506.1 million to Bahrain government agencies. The Middle Eastern monarchy will pay cash upon completion of the deal, expected in January, Cable & Wireless said in a statement. […]

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Honey, I’m hoooome!

Honey, I’m hoooome!

2 Nov, '06102 Comments

We’re back! Thanks again… to everyone, and to Dr. Yateem, the undersecretary of the Ministry of Information and the Minister for proving that they are understanding and reasonable people. I’m not sure how many countries in the world that a citizen can go and meet such high up people, discuss issues with them in a […]

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More sites to be blocked?

More sites to be blocked?

2 Nov, '0612 Comments

Good morning my friends… It’s nice a sunny and cool day in Bahrain, slightly humid, but promises to get hotter as the day goes by, especially as far as personal freedoms and freedoms of expression are concerned. I have received the following page from a friend, and as you can see, it is another order […]

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Bahrain Proxy launched

Bahrain Proxy launched

31 Oct, '063 Comments

A new anonymiser website has been launched. If you wish to browse anonymously, you might consider using this new site, Bahrain Proxy: Thanks to whomever set it up!

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One more site blocked in Bahrain

26 Oct, '0632 Comments

It used to be just 9 that were blocked: Bahrain Online Montadayat al Bahrain Bahrain National Committee for Martyrs and Victims of Torture Sarah al Watani Ahrar al Bahrain Bahrain Times Al Saheefa Tubli.net Rezgar and now, it appears that someone who is really shaking in his boots and deems it very necessary to protect […]

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