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Qatar Airways seeks $5bn compensation from blockading quartet
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Qatar Airways sues four countries over air blockade
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ICJ backs Qatar in air blockade row with neighbours
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UN's top court backs Qatar in air blockade row with neighbours
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F1 cancels Azerbaijan, Singapore and Japan races
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McLaren set to secure Bahraini bank loan to solve cash-flow problemsMcLaren is poised to secure a loan from the National Bank of Bahrain to solve its cash-flow problems, BBC Sport has learned.
Coronavirus: Alarm over 'invasive' Kuwait and Bahrain contact-tracing appsKuwait and Bahrain's apps put users' privacy and security at risk, Amnesty International says.
Top Bahraini rights activist Nabeel Rajab freed after four years of imprisonmentProminent Bahraini opposition figure Nabeel Rajab has been freed from jail after a court agreed to an alternative sentence to the much-criticized jail term he is serving over tweets deemed critical of..
Nabeel Rajab: Bahraini human rights activist freed from jailThe UN has been among those calling for Nabeel Rajab's release from prison.
Bahrain releases leading rights activist Nabeel Rajab: lawyerBahrain has released leading human rights activist Nabeel Rajab after a court agreed to pass an alternative sentence to the jail term he is currently serving, his lawyer said on Tuesday.
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Bahrain eases coronavirus restrictions, Saudis announce hefty finesShops and industrial enterprises in Bahrain can open from Thursday while restaurants will stay closed to in-house diners, the Health Ministry said, as the Gulf state eases restrictions designed to stop..
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Bahrain eases coronavirus restrictions, shops, industries to openShops and industrial enterprises in Bahrain can open from Thursday while restaurants will stay closed to in-house diners, the Health Ministry said, as the Gulf state eases restrictions designed to stop..
Bahrain extends closure measures for two weeks starting April 23Bahrain extended the closure measures it took to limit the spread of coronavirus for two additional weeks which set to start from April 23 until May 7, state news agency reported on Wednesday.
3,336 Indians infected abroad: 785 in Kuwait, 634 in SingaporeAccording to a break-up of those infected, 785 of them are in Kuwait followed by 634 in Singapore and 420 in Qatar. As many as 308 are infected in Iran, 297 in Oman, 238 in UAE, 186 in Saudi Arabia and..
Bahrain sets up coronavirus ICU in military hospital car parkBahrain has converted the multi-storey car park of a military hospital into a 130-bed intensive care unit for patients with COVID-19, the respiratory disease caused by the new coronavirus, and plans to..
Gulf's migrant workers left stranded and struggling by coronavirus outbreakCharity workers are scouring the United Arab Emirates for empty buildings and Bahrain is repurposing closed schools to rehouse low income labourers from overcrowded accommodation, a hotspot for the..
In overcrowded cells, Bahrain's political prisoners fear coronavirus threatWhen jailed Bahraini activist Abdullah Habeeb Swar developed a bad cough that lasted several days, his 14 cell mates feared he might have contracted the coronavirus and would spread it through their..
UAE to clear streets for coronavirus disinfection drive, Bahrain evacuates citizensThe United Arab Emirates will halt all public transport and restrict people's movements in the evening for a weekend nationwide disinfection campaign starting Thursday to curb the spread of the new..
Bahrain prime minister returns from medical treatment in GermanyBahrain's Prime Minister Sheikh Khalifa bin Salman al Khalifa returned to the kingdom after medical treatment in Germany, the state news agency BNA said on Friday.
Hundreds of Bahrainis stuck in Iran as evacuation plans stallHundreds of Bahraini pilgrims are stranded in Iran, epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak in the Middle East, as Bahrain struggles to evacuate its citizens from a country with which it has no..
Saudis told to stay home as Bahrain reports Gulf's first coronavirus deathBahrain reported the Arab Gulf's first death from the coronavirus on Monday and Saudi Arabia urged its citizens to stay at home as the region broadened measures to shield populations and economies from..
Bahrain reports first Gulf death from coronavirusBahrain reported the Gulf's first death from the coronavirus on Monday and the energy-producing region broadened measures to shield populations and economies from the outbreak.
Coronavirus: F1 season set to be suspended until May with Bahrain and Vietnam races called offThe Formula 1 season is set to be suspended until May with the Bahrain and Vietnam Grands Prix expected to be cancelled due to coronavirus concerns.
Bahrain accuses Iran of 'biological aggression', Gulf states try to curb coronavirusBahrain accused Iran on Thursday of "biological aggression" by covering up the spread of the coronavirus and failing to stamp the passports of Bahraini travelers.
Qatar and Bahrain record jump in coronavirus cases, Kuwait bans flightsQatar reported 238 more coronavirus infections among individuals under quarantine in a residential compound on Wednesday, the latest Gulf state to record new cases in a regional outbreak that prompted..
Bahrain records 77 new coronavirus cases among evacuees from IranBahrain's health ministry said on Wednesday 77 new coronavirus cases had been recorded among citizens evacuated from Iran by plane this week.
Bahrain banks banned from freezing accounts after job lossBahrain’s central bank has banned retail lenders from freezing accounts of customers who lost their jobs...
Saudi Arabia suspends travel to and from nine countries including UAE, Bahrain and EgyptSaudi Arabia suspended travel to nine countries for its citizens and residents amid coronavirus fears and suspended the entry of people from those countries or anyone who has been there in the past 14..
Bahrain asks people arriving from four countries to self-quarantine: tweetBahrain has called on people who have traveled to Lebanon, Egypt, Italy or South Korea to self-quarantine for two weeks from the day of their arrival, the Health Ministry said in a tweet on Saturday.
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Saudi Arabia announces second coronavirus case for a citizen coming from Iran through BahrainSaudi Arabia on Wednesday said the second coronavirus case for a Saudi national came from Iran through Bahrain, the health ministry announced in a statement published by the state news agency.
Saudi Arabia announces first case of coronavirusSaudi Arabia has announced its first case of the new coronavirus, a Saudi national returning from Iran through Bahrain, the Health Ministry said. The ministry said on its official Twitter account on..
Bahrain confirms six new coronavirus cases: state news agencyBahrain's ministry of health on Sunday confirmed six new coronavirus cases, raising the total number to 47 cases, the state news agency said, citing a ministry statement.
Bahrain reports two new cases of coronavirus, one a Saudi nationalBahrain reported two new cases of coronavirus on Friday, one of them a Saudi Arabian national, taking the total there to 38.
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Bahrain stops flights to and from Iraq and Lebanon until further noticeFlights to and from Iraq and Lebanon have been stopped until further notice, Civil Aviation Affairs (CAA) in Bahrain announced on Thursday.
Iraq bans public gatherings on coronavirus fear; travel ban totals nine countriesIraq on Wednesday banned public gatherings and barred entry by travelers from Kuwait and Bahrain because of the spread of the new coronavirus, prohibiting travel to or from a total of nine countries.
Bahrain discovers seven new coronavirus cases, raising the number to 33Bahrain discovered seven new cases of coronavirus, raising the number to 33, the ministry of health reported on Twitter on Wednesday.
Bahrain extends suspension of flights to and from Dubai international airportFlights to and from Dubai International Airport have been suspended for an additional 48 hours, civil aviation affairs (CAA) in Bahrain announced on Wednesday.
Iraq bans public gatherings and travel to nine countries amid coronavirus fearsIraq banned all public gatherings and banned travelers from Kuwait and Bahrain from entry, the health minister said on Wednesday, taking the total number of countries on the entry ban list to nine amid..