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India – a Vibrant Democracy and A Pluralistic Society

By Ambassador A R Ghanshyam Introduction For much of the two thousand years of the Common Era, India was the largest economy contributing a third of the global output. Archaeological evidence traces the origins of ancient India’s Indus Valle...

India's Approach to Development Partnership

By Ambassador Gurjit Singh   In a globalising world there was an increasing shift towards development partnership. Today, when globalisation is threatened due to the pandemic and a new war in Europe, there is a greater requirement for developme...

India’s March Towards Aatmanirbharta

By Amb. (Dr.) Mohan Kumar It was in May 2020 that Indian Prime Minister Modi made a clarion call for a Bharat that was “Aatmanirbhar”. It is important to clarify what this meant and what it did not. While a rough translation of the word is no doubt &l...

Celebrating 75 years of India’s journey

By Piyush Srivastava, Ambassador of India to the Kingdom of Bahrain On the occasion of 76th Independence Day of India, I extend my warm greetings and felicitations to all Indian nationals, persons of Indian origin and friends of India in the Kingdom of Bahrain. Th...

Building an Atmanirbhar Bharat

By Droupadi Murmu, President of India My heartiest greetings in advance to all Indians living in the country and abroad on the eve of the 76th Independence Day. For a nation, particularly an ancient one such as India, the passage of 75 years is merely a blink...

Challenging climate change

By Captain Mahmood Al Mahmood Against the colourful photo of flowers in the foreground, a news agency yesterday announced the dire news that England had declared some areas as drought-stricken. Hearing this about a land of a million umbrellas seems to confirm our wor...

Deep and historic ties between Bahrain and Pakistan

14th August 1947 was a momentous occasion when the Muslims of the Sub-continent established a separate homeland, an independent and sovereign country, Pakistan. Today Pakistanis living within the country, abroad and in the Kingdom of Bahrain are celebrating the 75th Independence Day of Pakistan. ...

Significance of national solidarity

On the joyous occasion of the 75th anniversary of Pakistan’s Independence, I extend my heartiest felicitations to the entire nation. This day reminds us of the innumerable sacrifices of our Founding Fathers under the courageous leadership of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah. Today, we also ...

Moment of reflection and self-accountability

The 75th Independence Day is a watershed moment in our nation’s history. Today we pay rich tributes to Muslims of the sub-continent and express our collective gratitude to them for their heroic struggle, and epic sacrifices for the creation of a new state. The establishment of Pakistan is a...

Freedom at 75 - A walk down memory lane

Agencies | Pakistan The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com At the stroke of midnight, over 229,000,000 Pakistanis once again returned to the joyful moments their forefathers and countless freedom fighte...

Legal judgements of extreme importance

By DR ABDELGADIR WARSAMA TOBIAS ADRIAN English Common Law, is called “Judge made law” due to the important role taken by judges to reach and maintain justice and equity. In this context, there are many famous precedents paving the way for famous legal ...

A microsuggestion for a mega problem

By Captain Mahmood Al Mahmood Is it any surprise that a company managing car parking spaces in Bahrain has announced a profit? On a busy day, it is well-nigh impossible to find a parking slot in the streets of Bahrain. This is not because people are careless about parking...

A date with our glorious past

By Captain Mahmood Al Mahmood Do the words date jam, date ice cream, and date-flavoured milk make you smack you lips in anticipation of deliciousness? Get ready then, for more of these items since the government of Bahrain is working hard to revitalise the date palm ...

Bahrain’s strides in human rights

By Captain Mahmood Al Mahmood It has been a good week for Bahrain as the US Department of State confirmed that the Kingdom retained its Tier 1 Status in Trafficking in Persons in the US Department of State report. In another development that signalled Ba...

Manufacturing our success stories

By captain Mahmood Al Mahmood The months of July and August normally see a lull in activity in Bahrain as the Kingdom’s residents fly off for their much-needed summer break. It gives us all time to catch up on some thinking and planning for the rest of the year. Wh...

Commercial arbitration in Bahrain

By Dr. Abdelgadir Warsama Arbitration is almost the best alternative dispute resolution (ADR) worldwide. This is due to many factors, inter alia, availability of experienced qualified arbitrators, clear procedures, short span of time to issue the final binding award and, most importa...

Why festivals are important

By Captain.MAHMOOD AL MAHMOOD I wish all our readers Eid Al Adha Mubarak. This glorious festival is symbolic of sacrifice and devotion to God and although we tend to forget it, these festivals are reminders of our true purpose as humans – to grow spiritually and bec...

Collective investment

By DR. ABDELGADIR WARSAMA GHALIB Most days, there are attractive ads calling potential investors for collective investments in certain investment funds. These ads are normally from investment banks or companies and the like. When seeing such ads certain queries arise. Wha...

SUMMER SCHOOL SPORTS CALL

TDT | Manama The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com By Captain Mahmood Al Mahmood The Big Summer Break will shortly be upon us and after all the grumbling we did during the last two years wh...