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Any bananas?

Any bananas?

15 Feb, '0636 Comments

Because we have a bunch of baboons in the Parliament. We have one who wants to chop hands off as a punishment for thieves AND throw them in prison for their troubles, while the other wants to publish names and possibly pictures of “criminals” even before their rite to appeal has been exercised. No, don’t […]

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Burning flags

Burning flags

4 Feb, '06146 Comments

photo courtesy Al-Wasat newspaper Isn’t there a law in Bahrain that criminalises burning of flags? Especially flags of those countries which we do have good relations with? Well, this is Mohammed Khalid, the member of parliament and representative of the Northern District 6, sans slippers, burning the Danish flag to show his disapproval of the […]

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ما في الديرة رجال؟

30 Jan, '0624 Comments

تأسيس لجنة للدفاع عن الرسول يرأسها السعيدي أعلن مساء أمس في الرفاع الشرقي تأسيس لجنة شعبية، وذلك للتعبير عن سخط الاهالي من الاساءة الى النبي الكريم عبر الصحف الدنماركية ومن موقف حكومتها من صحافتها المحلية، وتم تشكيل اللجنة تحت مسمى «لجنة الرفاع للدفاع عن الرسول الكريم» وتم اختيار النائب جاسم السعيدي رئيسا لها، وناصر السندي […]

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We deserve the parliament we vote for

We deserve the parliament we vote for

29 Nov, '0561 Comments

We shouldn’t really cry over Friday sermons delivered by a right honourable member of parliament, religious leader and imam Shaikh Jassim Al-Saidi when he ends his sermons with: اللهم إلعن اليهود Ùˆ النصارى Ùˆ الرافضه Ùˆ أرني فيهم يوماً أسود Oh Allah curse the Jews, Christians and the Shi’a and show me in them a […]

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MPs reject lifting Israeli boycott

12 Oct, '051 Comment

Furious MPs yesterday slammed the door on any political or economic relations with Israel. There were angry outbursts in Parliament, despite assurances by Foreign Minister Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa that there was no such move. “We have no plans to forge relations with Israel, whether financially, politically or diplomatically,” he said at parliament’s […]

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