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MP wants to chop hands off thieves

MP wants to chop hands off thieves

15 Feb, '065 Comments

An MP wants to chop the hands off thieves, under proposed tough new changes to Bahrain’s penal code. Shaikh Ali Mattar wants Sharia law applied against people convicted of theft or burglary at private homes or any other premises. This would mean chopping off a hand and also sending the culprit to prison, MPs heard […]

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A childish and ridiculous parliament

A childish and ridiculous parliament

31 Jan, '0632 Comments

Bahrain’s parliament last night demanded an apology from Denmark over newspaper cartoons insulting Prophet Mohammed and Islam. They also called for mass protests all over the country, after Friday prayers. MPs broke off from holiday to meet in an emergency session, during which they also demanded action against Denmark by the Bahrain government, including possibly […]

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More Royal than the King

13 Oct, '054 Comments

More Royal than the King Tomorrow is a fantastic day and you know why? Because according to my calculations it will be only one single year left for the Parliamentary elections in Bahrain! 365 days. Can we stand it for another year? Heck yes, it’s fun watching fools make even bigger asses of themselves. Let’s […]

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Mohammed Khalid’s Heroes

Mohammed Khalid’s Heroes

8 Jul, '0510 Comments

On the 6th of this month, we woke up to the news that the Bahrain Charge d’Affairs in Iraq has been shot and wounded in a botched kidnapping attempt. Hassan Al-Ansari’s quick thinking saved his life. In a separate incident, the Egyptian ambassador was kidnapped, and later killed according to reports. Terrorists in Iraq seem […]

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Glamour Shot

Glamour Shot

7 Jul, '050 Comments

H. E. Mr. Khalifa Al-DhahraniChairman of the Council of Representatives Good morning! Loving the pout! Posh Spice can learn a few things by studying this picture to improve hers. Thanks to Al-Wasat by the way…

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