In Bahrain, the citizen seems to be the unquenchable fount of money. Funds which most here are in desperate need of, are dragged out of our pockets by unremitting fines, fees and other government charges and levies. Last month, the Traffic Dept had its fun by sending us speeding fines that were more than a […]
In separate events, a Saudi cleric encourages adult breast-feeding as a legitimate way for gender integration, and a supposition that a Bahraini businesswoman is banned from importing erotic material on religious grounds could be converging trends. A far stretch of the imagination it might be, but these do ring bells of alarm.
Introducing iPhone 3G. With fast 3G wireless technology, GPS mapping, support for enterprise features like Microsoft Exchange, and the new App Store, iPhone 3G puts even more features at your fingertips. And like the original iPhone, it combines three products in one â€” a revolutionary phone, a widescreen iPod, and a breakthrough Internet device with […]
Update 25.9.15 – It looks like we’re now the Number 3 Sin City in the world, what an achievement! Woot woot! Currently in the Middle East and you think it’s impossible to “partay”? You better search twice then because Manama isn’t going to search for you. Manama is just one of the cities where […]
Sex is never too far from Islamists’ minds, it seems, especially if they are law makers. This might be because they view their legislative role as nothing more than protecting people from themselves – according to their views anyway – and ensuring that society toes the straight and narrow – again, according to their definitions […]