A Bahraini woman who died on March 10 was Bahrain's sixth sickle cell patient to die this year from complications arising from the condition, it has been claimed.
Mother-of-two Fatima Saleh Ebrahim, 26, died in her house in Ka
A Bahrain court has handed out death penalties to three men for forming a terrorist group that detonated a bomb, killing three policemen.
Ali Al Singace, 20, Sami Mushaima, 41, and Abbas Al Samee'a, 25, were found guilty of ru
Stroke is increasingly becoming a major health issues in the Middle East and North Africa region, with projections that deaths from it will nearly double by 2030, according to experts.
It is the top cause of disability among adult
The death toll from a TransAsia Airways plane that crashed into a Taipei river shortly after taking off has risen to 31, Taiwanese officials said, and could rise further with 12 people still missing.
TransAsia Flight GE235, carryi
An Egyptian court sentenced 183 supporters of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood to death on Monday on charges of killing police officers, as authorities continued their crackdown on Islamists.
The men were convicted of playing a rol
Deaths on Bahrain's roads have decreased by 29 per cent, according to latest figures.
Sixty-one traffic fatalities were recorded in Bahrain last year compared to 86 registered in 2013 and 89 in 2012, said a report in the G
Britons in Bahrain will no longer be able to register births and deaths at the British Embassy in Manama from January 14.
As part of a centralisation programme, the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) has announced that it wi
Western expatriates in Bahrain are being urged to exercise caution after an American woman was stabbed to death in a UAE shopping mall.
The 37-year-old teacher, a mother of twins, was murdered in a restroom just two days after a C
More than 191,000 people were killed in the first three years of Syria's civil war, a UN report said on Friday, and the world body's human rights envoy rebuked leading powers for failing to halt what she branded a "wholly avoidable
Bahrain registered its 32nd sickle cell death yesterday (August 15) - hours after health officials issued orders to treat patients suffering from the disease as 'high priority'.
Bahraini Hassan Faisal Hamer, 28, died at S