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28 May, 2008

GDN:Nabeel Rajab said the government's decision will create hatred between locals and expatriates

Vol XXXI NO. 69 Wednesday 28th May 2008 Clampdown 'may fuel hatred' THE decision to ban Bangladeshis from Bahrain will fuel discrimination against the...

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11 Apr, 2008

Universal Periodic Review of the State of Bahrain- Human Rights Watch's Submission to the Human Rights Council

April 7, 2008 The government has done little to institutionalize in law protection of basic rights in the aftermath of the important reforms decreed by the king, Shaikh...

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8 Apr, 2008

Recommendations to the Government of Fodh: Bahrain on the occasion of the 1st Universal Periodic Review Session, April 2008

http://www.fidh.org/spip.php?article5400 Monday Recommendations to the Government of Bahrain on the occasion of the 1st Universal Periodic Review Session, April 20087 April...

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7 Apr, 2008

Human Rights tribune: « We are facing the limits of the review »

Nabli Rajab 7 April 08 - For the first session of the UPR organised by the UN Human Rights Council, activists from Bahrain have not been able to meet the delegations that...

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17 Mar, 2008

The Media Line: THE PLIGHT OF SRI LANKA’S ENSLAVED MOTHERS, DAUGHTERS AND SISTERS

THE PLIGHT OF SRI LANKA’S ENSLAVED MOTHERS, DAUGHTERS AND SISTERS Sri Lanka, the pearl of the Indian Ocean, is seen as a tropical island paradise by many. Though...

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14 Mar, 2008

Newindpress: Bahrain strike by 1,300 ends after pay hike

Friday March 14 2008 00:00 IST PTI DUBAI: A Five-day strike by over 1,300 workers, including Indians, ended after their employers accepted their demand for an increase in...

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11 Mar, 2008

US State Department : Bahrain Country Reports on Human Rights Practices - 2007

Bahrain Country Reports on Human Rights Practices - 2007 Released by the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor March 11, 2008 Bahrain is a monarchy with a population of...

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7 Mar, 2008

BAHRAIN SUMMARY PREPARED BY THE OFFICE OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS

HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL- Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review - Geneva, 7-18 April 2008 25 February 2008 Bahrain This report is a summary of 12 stakeholders’ submissions1...

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7 Mar, 2008

Bahrain Tribune: UN rights report claims bias against citizens

Sandeep Singh Grewal Staff Reporter The government is depriving a large number of people of their rights and opportunities and forcing their exodus to other GCC nations, the...

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1 Mar, 2008

India puts Bahrain minimum wage plan on hold

Dubai (PTI): India has decided to put on hold a proposed measure fixing the minimum wage for its nationals taking up employment in Bahrain following resistance from employers and...

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