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13 Oct, 2006

BCHR: Activists and journalist receive threats for highlighting Bandargate scandal

Bahrain Center for Human Rights October 12, 2006 Ref: 06101201 The Bahrain Center for Human Rights is distressed upon receiving information that a number of journalists...

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11 Oct, 2006

Bahrain Tribune:Court rejects editors’ appeal

Ban on Al Bandar coverage to stay till it is necessary The Higher Criminal Court yesterday refused the appeal of the editors of the local newspapers to review its...

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11 Oct, 2006

GDN:Bahrain shuts websites...

Published: 11th October 2006 MANAMA: Bahrain has shut down two websites for depicting the Prophet and portraying Islam negatively. Information Minister and Minister of State...

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9 Oct, 2006

GDN:Societies call to lift Press gag

By tariq khonji Published: 9th October 2006 POLITICAL and human rights activists have called for the lifting of a gag order, which bans Bahrain's newspapers from publishing...

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6 Oct, 2006

GDN:Media chiefs discuss Al Bandar Press gag

Published: 6th October 2006 MANAMA: Editors-in chief of Bahrain's national newspapers yesterday met to discuss the Higher Criminal Court's decision to ban publication of any...

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6 Oct, 2006

Bahraini Higher Criminal Court: Banning Publication of News or Information Related to the “Bandar-Gate” Scandal

Bahrain Centre for Human Rights Ref 06100500 The Higher Bahraini Criminal Court has ruled on Wednesday the 4th of October, 2006, that any publication of information, news or...

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5 Oct, 2006

GDN: High Court issues Bandar Press gag

Published: 5th October 2006 MANAMA: The High Criminal Court issued an order yesterday banning the publishing of any news, comments or information related to the case against...

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30 Sep, 2006

Bahrain Tribune :Rally gets a little rowdy

Burning their boats, losing sight of the issues Sandeep Singh Grewal Contributor A rally held by political societies near Bahrain Mall on the issue of naturalisation turned...

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25 Sep, 2006

GDN:Royal pardon 18 released

By GEOFFREY BEW Published: 25 September 2006 EIGHTEEN prisoners were released from custody yesterday after receiving a royal pardon from His Majesty King Hamad. All of...

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16 Sep, 2006

Only 2 weeks after Banning Seminar Bahraini Authorities Ban Public Seminar with Threats and Security Blockade

Only 2 weeks after Banning Seminar on “Political Neutralization: Bahraini Authorities Ban Public Seminar with Threats and Security Blockade Fear of Excessive...

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