Defending and promoting human rights in Bahrain
Maids' abuse to be probed
By GEOFFREY BEW
Published: 20th July 2007
LABOUR Ministry officials have pledged to investigate claims that one of Bahrain's leading manpower...
Sandeep Singh Grewal
High cost of living, no minimum wage as well as discrimination against women in employment and wages were some of the issues...
Ministry welcomes UN report
Published: 8th July 2007
BAHRAIN has welcomed the US report on human trafficking, saying it will only help in tackling the illegal trade.
Mother loses custody battle
By REBECCA TORR
Published: 22 June 2007
A SHARIA court ruling has left a young divorcee without her children and their shared home, following a...
06/15/2007 12:20 AM | By Habib Toumi, Bureau Chief
Manama: Bahrain, ranked by the United States among...
Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act of 2000: Trafficking in Persons Report 2007
U.S. Department of State
BAHRAIN (Tier 3)
Bahrain is a destination country for...
By REBECCA TORR
Published: 13th June 2007
RIGHTS of migrant workers in Asia and Arab regions were discussed at the first of its kind inter-regional conference held in Qatar...
By MATTHEW LEE, Associated Press Writer
47 minutes ago
The Bush administration on Tuesday added seven nations, including several key U.S. allies in the Middle East, to...
Publish Date: Tuesday,12 June, 2007, at 01:23 AM Doha Time
Kanwal Tariq Hameed (second from right) addresses the meeting
THE ‘kafala’ (sponsorship...
Activist wants rights of maids secured
Web posted at: 6/12/2007 2:17:13
Source ::: The Peninsula
DOHA • The issue of domestic workers, especially housemaids in the GCC...
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