A glimpse into poetic emotions

A glimpse into poetic emotions

Bahraini poet Omar Ahmed Al Khulaqi is a busy man, straddling different worlds of art. It was a few months ago he produced his first EP (extended play) titled ‘OAK’ with his friend Ashwin Shenoy. And now he plans to publish his poetries he wrote on Instagram page under the tit

Premier’s directive to relocate scrapyard lauded

Premier’s directive to relocate scrapyard lauded

His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa has directed to relocate the scrapyard in Mazraa to a site located between Jaw and the Tree of Life. The directive was issued at the Cabinet session held on Monday. The Prime Minister also assigned the Minister

Introduce background check for expatriates

Introduce background check for expatriates

Calls have intensified to introduce background checks to prevent expatriates with criminal backgrounds entering the Kingdom. This follows the brutal murder of a Bahraini imam by a Bangladeshi suspect last week. It has been also learnt that the crimes committed by expatriates in the Kingdo

Manama Dialogue preparation reviewed

Manama Dialogue preparation reviewed

International events including Manama Dialogue holds special significance in addressing contemporary issues, His Majesty stressed yesterday. This came as His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa received the new International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) in the Middle East exec

14-year-old US boy runs for governor

14-year-old US boy runs for governor

Most 14-yearold American school boys might be fixated on baseball and dodging their homework.  Not Ethan Sonneborn. He’s running for governor in Vermont. The teenager is taking advantage of a quirk in the constitution of the bucolic northeastern state that imposes no age limit

Yemen awaits talks invitation

Yemen awaits talks invitation

Yemen’s ambassador to the UN said yesterday that his government had not yet been invited to peace talks planned for next month, but that it was open to attending despite low prospects for success.  “We are waiting for the invitation,” Yemen’s envoy to the Unit

Britney reminisces her debut single

Britney reminisces her debut single

Los Angeles : Singer Britney Spears’ first single “...Baby one more time” will complete 20 years this October. Recalling that moment, she said it was such a fun and crazy time. “Wow, that went quick. It was such a fun and crazy time, it was a bit of a blur,&rdqu

Al Baraka signs MoU with UNDP

Al Baraka signs MoU with UNDP

Manama : Al Baraka Banking Group (ABG) delegation led by Adnan Ahmed Yousif, President and Chief Executive, participated in the SDG Business Forum held on the sidelines of a political forum on Sustainable Development in New York recently. During the forum, the P&

On a healthy food journey

On a healthy food journey

She realised her passion at the age of eight and her love for it has grown over the years. Areej Matooq needs many pages if one asks her to describe her passion on the resume. A master&