HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad receives cyclist Damiano Caruso

HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Representative of HM the King for Humanitarian Works and Youth Affairs has received Team Bahrain Victorious’ cyclist Damiano Caruso on the occasion of his visit to Bahrain.   During the meeting, HH Shaikh Nasser hailed the unique results achieved by Damiano Caruso, who finished second in the Giro […]

SCH President opens new COVID-19 medical centre

A specialized COVID-19 medical centre was opened today at the Bahrain International Exhibition and Convention Centre (BIECC).   Supreme Council for Health (SCH) President, Head of the National Medical Taskforce For Combating COVID-19, Lieutenant-General Dr. Shaikh Mohammed bin Abdulla Al Khalifa, inaugurated the hub which will follow-up on light and medium coronavirus cases.   He […]

Rafah crossing remained open for 20th day to receive injured Palestinians, deliver aid

Egyptian authorities on Friday continued opening the Rafah border crossing for the 20th consecutive day to allow stranded Palestinians and humanitarian cases on both sides to cross the border terminal. Medical and administrative teams are stationed for facilitating the passage of the injured to hospitals for treatment, said official sources at the crossing. Egypt had […]

Egyptian engineering equipment arrives in Gaza to remove building debris

Following directives by President Abdel Fattah El Sisi, a shipment of engineering equipment crossed the Rafah terminal Friday to Gaza to help remove rubbles that resulted from the recent Israeli aggression in the Strip. Egyptian teams accompanied the equipment to conduct the mission. This is done as part of Egyptian efforts to alleviate the burden […]

One mosque shut for two weeks after one COVID-19 case is discovered

The Ministry of Justice, Islamic Affairs and Endowments has closed one mosque after the National Medical Team for Combatting the Coronavirus (COVID-19) discovered one case there. The mosque, located in the Governorate of Muharraq, will be closed for two weeks “in order to preserve the requirements of public health and protect worshipers,” the ministry said. […]