Category Archives: Legal Judical

HRW SAYS DEFAMATION LAWS USED IN LEBANON TO SILENCE CRITICS

Lebanese authorities have been increasing their reliance on insult and defamation laws to silence journalists, activists, and others critical of government policies and corruption, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today.

The 122-page report, “‘There is a Price to Pay’: …

Minister Responsible for Foreign Affairs Receives Chairman of Kuwaiti Human Rights Diwan

Muscat, Yousef bin Alawi bin Abdullah, Minister Responsible for Foreign Affairs received at the general diwan of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs today Jassem Mubarak al-Mubaraki, Chairman of the National Diwan for Human Rights of the sisterly State of Kuwait, who is …

Bahrain to play Bangladesh on Wednesday

Manama, Bahrain will tomorrow, Wednesday, start its campaign, aiming to book a berth in the Under-19 Asian Championship, which will be held in Uzbekistan in October 2020.

The national squad will take on Bangladesh at 7 pm, at the Khalifa Sports City …

BIC launches Early Bird ticket sales for F1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix 2020

Manama, Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) announced today the launch of ticket sales for the Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix 2020.

The region’s biggest annual event is scheduled to take place March 19 to 22 next year, and race fans need …