Concerns that increasing numbers of foreign teenage girls are landing jobs as housemaids in Bahrain have prompted calls for tighter controls on manpower agencies.
It has emerged that two of five female do
Two teenagers suffocated to death when fire ripped through the first floor of their two-storey home in Sitra.
Sisters Ghadeer and Zahra Khadim, aged 18 and 19, were sleeping in their bedroom when the blaze brok
Saudi Arabia may ban marriage for girls below 18, a government minister said after a case of an eight-year old girl marrying a man more than 40 years her senior drew international criticism and embarrassed the kingdom.
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