• Royal Court Minister patronises award distribution ceremony

    Royal Court Minister patronises award distribution ceremony0

    Manama, Oct. 29 (BNA): The Royal Court Minister Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa attended the celebration of Dr. Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Khalifa Medical Research Award’s eighth edition. The event was organised under the minister’s patronage in the King Hamad University Hospital (KHUH)’s main auditorium attended by the Supreme Council for Health (SCH)’s Chairman

  • BDF holds graduation ceremony

    BDF holds graduation ceremony0

    The Bahrain Defence Force (BDF) held today the graduation ceremony of a number of specialised military sessions at the Royal Defence Force Training Centre, in the presence of Inspector-General Major-General Abdullah Hassan Al Nuaimi. After some Holy Quran verses were recited, a briefing about the session’s importance and theoretical and practical applications was presented. Inspector-General

  • HRH Premier issues Ashura holiday circular

    HRH Premier issues Ashura holiday circular0

    His Royal Highness Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa the Prime Minister issued a circular regarding the official holiday on Ashura anniversary for the year 1437H. The circular stipulated that the Kingdom’s ministries, directorates, authorities and public institutions will take a two-day holiday on Ashura anniversary which occurs this year on the weekend (Friday and

  • Art exhibition to highlight fighting cancer with faith, hope

    Art exhibition to highlight fighting cancer with faith, hope0

    Manama, Oct. 20 (BNA): A charity art exhibition that sheds light on the personal experience of a Bahraini woman in fighting cancer with unshakable faith and immovable hope will be held next week in Manama. “Letters of Hope”, a collection of unique Arabic calligraphy paintings, is the brainchild of Bahraini painter and photographer Dayana Al

  • Bahrain participates in Khartoum book fair

    Bahrain participates in Khartoum book fair0

    Khartoum, Oct.18 (BNA): Bahrain is taking part in the 11th Khartoum International Book Fair, which will run until October 29. The Bahrain Authority for Culture and Antiquities (BACA) pavilion showcases a collection of newly-released publication to enrich the national and Arab libraries and promote the Kingdom’s cultural festivals. The 2015 edition of the book fair

  • Female Holy Quran memorisers honoured

    Female Holy Quran memorisers honoured0

    Manama, Oct. 17 (BNA): Her Royal Highness Princess Sabeeka bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa, Wife of His Majesty the King and Chairperson of the Supreme Council for Women (SCW), deputised SCW Deputy Chairperson Dr. Shaikha Mariam bint Hassan Al Khalifa to attend the prize distribution ceremony of the 20th edition of Bahrain Grand Competition for the