Security has been stepped up in the Manama suq to ensure the safety of tens of thousands of people taking part in Ashoora processions and other activities over the next eight days. New screening equipment is being deployed, while armed police
Up to 10,000 food parcels will be collected from ma’tams (community centres) and food stalls in Manama during a forthcoming religious festival. Volunteers have been trained by the Capital Trustees Board and Authority to collect donations
A new scheme to collect leftovers from ma'atams and food stalls during Ashoora and distribute it to the needy was launched last night in Bahrain.
A group of volunteers has been authorised by the Manama Municipality and Manama
Prompt action by security forces yesterday prevented major road blockades as thugs went on a rampage in several parts of Bahrain.
Police were out in force in Daih, Sanabis, Jidhafs and along the Budaiya Highway after hundreds of v
Bahrain's main meat importer has pledged there will be enough supplies in the market to cover the forthcoming religious events of Ashoora.
The Bahrain Livestock Company (BLC) has 9,000 live sheep in stock and is also importing
Authorities and community leaders in Bahrain have teamed up to make sure that the two main days of the Ashoora religious festival pass smoothly later this week.
Religious processions have been taking place across Bahrain in recent days as
Bahrain government has announced that all ministries and governmental bodies will close on December 5 and 6 for Ashoora.
His Royal Highness the Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa has issued a circular in this regard, said
More than 160,000 people gathered in old Manama on Saturday night to mark the eve of the death anniversary of Imam Hussain, grandson of Prophet Mohammed.
Processions to commemorate the event have been organised in Bahrain for centuri