Manama : The General Directorate of Traffic, in cooperation with the General Directorate of Anti-corruption and Economic and Electronic Science, has arrested a driver for committing traffic violations and posting them on social media.
The department carried out legal procedures and referred the case to the Public Prosecution.
It called upon parents to supervise their children to limit such dangerous practices for the safety of all road users.
Qatar has been behind a handful of controversial cases stirred up in Bahrain through the different social platforms during the past few weeks, Interior Ministry confirmed in a statement yesterday. The ministry affirmed that a number of sensitive matters raised on social media, mainly Twit
All eyes were on Bahrain as the Diplomat Business Club organised a unique and highly prestigious seminar at the British Parliament Committee Room titled “Bahrain Opportunities Forum 2018”. The first-of-its-kind event was organised by the President of Diplomat Business Cl
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Manama : A 23-year-old Bahraini man accused in a rioting case has been acquitted due to lack of evidence. He was tried before the High Criminal Court, which cited inconclusive evidences before acquitting the accused. “The incident occurred in 2014 and the initial investigations coul