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Khaled-the-knife

Khaled-the-knife

13 Dec, '071 Comment

Rarely do I enjoy commentary like that of Khaled Al-Mutawwa of Al-Wasat. His studied acerbic style cuts through the chaff and gets to the crux of the issue in a language few of his fellow columnists master. Today, his forthright and deep analysis was put to good use to serve some rather sour-tasting medicine to […]

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Bahraini Parliament frees Palestine!

Bahraini Parliament frees Palestine!

21 Nov, '0722 Comments

I couldn’t believe the stuff carried in the papers this morning about the palava in parliament yesterday. MPs are “absolutely” incensed that our foreign minister shook hands with the Israeli foreign minister on the sidelines of a meeting at the UN. That minister being female and and Israeli is a double whamy for them. I […]

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Priceless!

Priceless!

15 Nov, '0729 Comments

Gahfia (skullcap) — BD0.500 Ghutra (headcloth) — BD 6.000 Ugall (fanbelt) — BD 3.000 Thobe (dress) — BD 12.000 Thinking that BD 21.500 would make you a Bahraini… PRICELESS!

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Wagdi Ghoneim thrown out!

Wagdi Ghoneim thrown out!

14 Nov, '0725 Comments

Thank you your majesty. You’ve done the right thing, once again. According to Al-Waqt this morning, his majesty ordered the residency visa for Wagdi Ghoneim immediately cancelled, which means that he has a few days in which to gather his stuff and his brood and board a plane to Neverland. He’ll feel quite comfortable there […]

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Televangelist besmirches Bahrain’s reputation in Kuwait

Televangelist besmirches Bahrain’s reputation in Kuwait

11 Nov, '078 Comments

استغرب التجمع الإسلامي السلفي من التصريح المنسوب إلى الدكتور وجدي غنيم، والمنشور في الصحف يوم الجمعة الماضي «والذي لم يكن تصريحا يعتذر فيه عن اساءته الفاحشة في حق الكويت وأميرها وشعبها كما هو المفترض، بل جاء ليؤكد فيه ما قاله سابقا في حق الكويت وأميرها وشعبها، فبدلا من ان يثني على أميرنا الراحل الشيخ جابر […]

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