Bahrain

SMP BR1 Breaks Cover at Bahrain - FIA WEC

All the world’s media swarmed to the <b>6 Hours of Bahrain</b> paddock Friday evening to see the unveiling of the much anticipated <b>SMP Racing BR1</b> LMP1 …

Auto Racing

Ashkanani doubles up with second pole position in Bahrain - Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Middle East

<b>Zaid Ashkanani</b> has made it two-for-two as he claimed pole position for the second race of the <b>2017/2018 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Middle East</b> season …

Motorsport

John Dagys' Wednesday notebook from Bahrain International Circuit...

Photo: Porsche<p>***Both Porsche 919 Hybrids are sporting special graphics in this weekend’s Six Hours of Bahrain, in the final race for the German …

Motorsport

Bahrain Pipeline Explosion Seen as a Warning from Iran

Saudi crude oil is reported to be flowing again through the Bahrain pipeline damaged by an explosion late on November 10. No one was injured in the …

Middle East

Bahrain dissident who ‘spied’ for Qatar to stand trial

DUBAI: Bahraini opposition leader Sheikh Ali Salman will face trial later this month for “spying”...<p>Jordan’s king calls for self-reliance to overcome …

Middle East

Bahrain accuses Iran over pipeline fire - Region - World

Gulf kingdom Bahrain has accused Iran of being behind a pipeline fire that temporarily halted oil supplies from Saudi Arabia, but Tehran rejected the …

Middle East

Bahrain dissident who 'spied' for Qatar to stand trial

Bahraini Shiite opposition leader Sheikh Ali Salman will face trial later this month for "spying" for Qatar, the state prosecution said on …

Middle East

Bahrain Blames Pipeline Fire on Iran as Mideast Tensions Mount

Bahrain’s foreign minister said Iran was responsible for sabotaging an oil link between the island state and Saudi Arabia on Saturday, an accusation …

Middle East

Watch: Massive explosion at oil pipeline in Bahrain

Bahrain claims a massive explosion at one of its main oil pipelines was terrorism.<p>Government ministers from the Sunni-muslim ruled kingdom have linked the blast to arch-enemy Iran.<p>Tehran has denied the allegations.<p>Videos on social media showed the massive fire minutes after the explosion around …

News

Blast causes fire in oil pipeline in Bahrain, says ministry | Reuters

This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed.<p>Published Date: Nov 11, 2017 03:32 am | Updated Date: Nov 11, 2017 …

Pipelines

FIA WEC Preview: 6 Hours of Bahrain - FIA WEC

Already the <b>World Endurance Championship</b> is on it’s final race of the 2017 season – the <b>6 Hours of Bahrain</b>. After a thrilling season, the grid head to …

Motorsport

Bahrain investigates nighttime oil pipeline blast, fire

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Authorities in Bahrain say they are investigating an oil pipeline explosion and fire in the island kingdom that sent flames shooting into the night sky.<p>Bahrain's Interior Ministry says the blast and fire hit near the village of Buri late Friday. It says in a statement …

Pipelines

Fernando Alonso set for Toyota LMP1 WEC test in Bahrain

Share this article on Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ Email<p>Two-time Formula 1 world champion Fernando Alonso looks set to drive a Toyota in the …

Auto Racing

Bahrain set to see $734m retail space boom by 2020

Retailers in Bahrain have a renewed confidence as significant new supply is forecast to come to market in the next two years, according to real …

Middle East

Bahrain orders citizens to leave Lebanon

Bahrain is ordering all its citizens in Lebanon to "leave immediately" after the country's prime minister resigned in a sudden televised address, …

Middle East

Bahrain Asks Gulf Allies for Aid to Stave Off Crisis

Bahrain has asked Gulf allies for financial assistance as it seeks to replenish its foreign-exchange reserves and avert a currency devaluation that …

Business

Bahrain Seeks to Avert Financial Crisis

November 1st, 2017, 8:29 PM UTC<p>Bahrain has asked Gulf Arab allies for financial assistance as it seeks to replenish its foreign-exchange reserves and …

Business

Bahrain imposes entry visas on Qatari nationals, residents

Bahrain will impose entry visas on Qatari nationals and residents, it said on Tuesday, in what it called a security measure.Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, …

Middle East

Duval gets first WEC outing since Audi exit with G-Drive for Bahrain

Former Audi LMP1 driver Loic Duval will return to the World Endurance Championship for this year's Bahrain season finale with the G-Drive LMP2 squad

Motorsport

Bahrain sentences 19 Shiites to jail over spying

Bahraini court sentences 19 Shiites to lengthy jail terms on charges of spying for Iran and plotting to overthrow the regime.

Middle East

Egypt says Bahrain, Kuwait and UAE to lift ban on its agriculture exports

CAIRO (Reuters) - Bahrain, Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates have agreed to lift a ban on imports of Egyptian agricultural products, the Egyptian agriculture ministry said in a statement on Sunday.<p>A number of Gulf countries have banned Egyptian agricultural imports over the past year on concerns …

Middle East

Bahrain purchases Russia S-400

<b>These are the headlines we are tracking for you in this episode of On the News Line:</b><p><b>Bahrain purchases Russia S-400</b><p>Fresh signs have appeared that some …

Middle East

Bahrainis protest potential normalization of Israel ties

<b>People in Bahrain have held protest rallies to voice their anger at Manama’s reported plans to normalize ties with the regime in Israel.</b><p>On Thursday, …

Middle East

Information ministers of Qatar-boycotting countries to hold meeting in Bahrain - Politics - Egypt

The information ministers of Egypt, Bahrain, the UAE, and Saudi Arabia are set to hold talks about their ongoing diplomatic boycott of Qatar in …

Middle East

Report: Qatar at 'increasing risk' to lose 2022 World Cup

A study obtained by BBC Sport and conducted by management consultants Cornerstone Global indicates there is "an increasing political risk that Qatar …

FIFA

GCC Chief Labels Bahrain Terrorist Bombing as 'Cowardly' - ASHARQ AL-AWSAT English Archive

Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Chief Dr. Abdullatif bin Rashid Al-Zayani strongly condemned on Tuesday the terrorist bombing which tore through …

Middle East

Focus: Bahrain to become home for 'big data'

Amazon Web Services has unveiled plans to build at least three data centres in the island kingdom, fuelling the cloud computing industry and economic …

Middle East

Bahrain’s Government is Keen on Adopting Bitcoin, Reveals Official

Bahrain is interested in adopting digital currencies like bitcoin amid a wider impetus toward a ‘country level’ adoption of blockchain …

Bitcoin

2017 F1 cars 20mph quicker through fastest corners than last year

Formula 1's fastest corners are up to 22mph faster this season, thanks to the increase in downforce and mechanical grip produced by the 2017 …

Auto Racing

Amazon to open its first Middle East data centres in Bahrain

At least three huge data centres are to be built in Bahrain by 2019, following a deal between Amazon Web Services and the Bahrain government.<p>Under …

Middle East