Thursday 27th of June 2019
I live the most normal and regular life ever, says Spider-Man actor Tom Holland
It has been a crazy ride to fame for Tom Holland, who is winning hearts all around the world as the new Spider-Man. But he does not want to get lost in the glitz and glamour of the industry.
Gulf Air features UN Videos on its Inflight Entertainment System
Gulf Air, Bahrain national carrier, will feature United Nations’ award-winning series of short feature stories - ‘UN in Action’, that reports on the organization’s peacekeeping efforts as well as Unit...
Do you know what The Sound of Drowning sounds like?
Bathing season is in full swing – and with it, drowning season. Contrary to popular belief, the signs of drowning do not usually include flailing arms and cries for help.
E-passports to be issued in the near future
On the occasion of Passport Seva Divas, Indian External Affairs Minister addressed and highlighted the unprecedented growth of passport and passport related services in India.
Images of drowned Salvadoran migrant and 2-year-old child stir outrage
Shocking images of a drowned Salvadoran migrant and his two-year-old daughter who died while trying to cross the Rio Grande river from Mexico to the United States have sparked outrage, underscoring th...
Sri Lankans charged in baby elephants trafficking case
A senior Sri Lankan conservation official was among eight people charged Tuesday in a landmark case over the capture and sale to the wealthy of dozens of baby elephants as status symbols.
Measles outbreak in Dutch ‘Bible Belt’ village
Dutch health authorities said Tuesday they are dealing with a measles outbreak in a devout Protestant fishing village where vaccination rates are among the lowest in the country.
Marine control: 40 fishermen’s illegal equipment seized
The Directorate of Marine Control of Agriculture and Marine Resources has announced the start of campaigns to stop violators of the ministerial decision to stop fishing and shrimping using illegal and...
Over a decade ICRF provides a whopping BD550,000 for workers in Bahrain
Thousands of expatriate workers in Bahrain have been sheltered by the Indian Community Relief Fund (ICRF) through various initiatives.
‘Support-system for workers’: ICRF Summer fest to reach out to hundreds
More than 700 low-income workers are expected to participate in a summer fest organized by a prominent community organization in Bahrain.
Frida the rescue dog retires in Mexico
Frida the rescue dog, a labrador retriever who gained worldwide fame for her heroics after the earthquake that devastated Mexico on September 19, 2017, officially retired from duty Monday.
Biggest cultural & literary festival for children concludes with a bang
Hundreds of people attended the grand finale of what was said to be the biggest event of its kind in the entire GCC region.