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PM Modi meets King of Bahrain, conferred 'The King Hamad Order of the Renaissance'

"Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been conferred The King Hamad Order of the Renaissance. This was announced by His Majesty the King of Bahrain," the Prime Minister's Office said in a tweet.

Committed to make India a 5-trillion economy: PM Modi in Bahrain

Wrapping up his tour to three countries -- France, UAE and Bahrain -- Modi arrived in Manama on Saturday to hold extensive talks with the King of Bahrain, Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, on various bilateral and regional issues.

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India, Bahrain likely to ink pact for cooperation in space technology

India is an important business partner for Bahrain, and the kingdom is keen to further strengthen the relations with the private sector in India.

India to play UAE in 2014 WC qualifiers

India will face United Arab Emirates in the second round of 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifiers in July going by the draw

Bahrain sentences prominent activist to 5 years in prison

Rajab previously had been sentenced to two years in prison over television interviews he gave that included criticisms of Bahrain, an island off Saudi Arabia that's home to the U.S. Navy's 5th Fleet.

Bahrain suggests freezing Qatar's Gulf Cooperation Council membership

Experts have warned that the nearly five-month-long diplomatic crisis could cause the six-nation bloc's demise.

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Bahrain female activist, 2 others freed from detention

Amnesty International has expressed concern that al-Sayegh alleged she was tortured and sexually assaulted during a previous detention in May.

Bahrain's king issues decree reorganising National Security Agency

The king also issued a decree appointing Sheikh Talal bin Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Khalifa as deputy interior minister. In August, three Bahraini human rights groups accused the Gulf Arab monarchy's NSA of the systematic use of torture.

Bombing in Bahrain town home to cleric kills police officer

The February 14 Youth Coalition, which has claimed attacks in the past, posted a video online it said showed its masked members throwing gasoline bombs at police gathered near the home of Shiite cleric Isa Qassim. 

Bahrain orders Qatar troops to leave: Source

Bahrain has ordered Qatari troops serving with a coalition fighting the Islamic State group to leave its territory, a source with knowledge of the situation said today. The soldiers, part of the US Naval Forces Central Command (NAVCENT) which is headquartered in Bahrain, had been asked to leave the coalition and may depart within the […]

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Sushma Swaraj calls on King of Bahrain Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa

Manama, Jan 23 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday called on King of Bahrain Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa in Manama. Earlier today, she had also visited India Pavilion at Bahrain Air Show, where she was given a briefing on the Tejas LCA being showcased at Air Show. Swaraj arrived in Bahrain's capital Manama earlier today on a two-day visit. She is in Bahrain for the first ministerial meeting of the India-Arab League Cooperation Forum to deepen the country's ties with the 22-member grouping.

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