The Kingdom of Bahrain authorises the emergency use of oral COVID-19 antiviral, Paxlovid

The National Health Regulatory Authority (NHRA) today approved the emergency use of the oral COVID-19 antiviral, Paxlovid. The medication has been authorised for individuals 18 years old and above who suffer from mild to moderate symptoms and are at an increased risk of developing severe COVID-19 that may lead to mortality.       The […]

Liverpool: Klopp in COVID isolation, absent for Chelsea game

Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp will miss the Premier League match at Chelsea on Sunday after what the club called a suspected positive coronavirus test, reports AP.       Klopp has mild symptoms and is now isolating, Liverpool said Saturday. Assistant manager Pepijn Lijnders will be on the touchline leading the team at Stamford Bridge […]

UAE imposes travel ban on non-vaccinated Emiratis from 10th January

The UAE has imposed a travel ban from 10th January on Emirati citizens who are not vaccinated against COVID-19, starting January 10.       The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation announced the ban in coordination with the National Emergency Crisis and Disasters Management Authority (NCEMA).       The announcement is in […]

HH Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad appoints BNADO board

Supreme Council for Youth and Sports (SCYS) First Deputy Chairman, General Sports Authority (GSA) Chairman and Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) President His Highness Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa issued Edict (22) of 2021 appointing the board of directors of the Bahrain National Anti-doping Organisation (BNADO).       Chaired by Dr. Khalid Abdulaziz Mohammed […]

Arsenal fans hurl bottles at City players after Rodri winner

Arsenal fans hurled plastic bottles and toilet rolls at Manchester City’s celebrating players after Rodri scored a stoppage-time winner at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday, said AP.       City’s comeback to win 2-1 and secure an 11th straight Premier League victory was completed in the third minute of stoppage time, prompting Rodri to […]