For the third day running in Jerez, Red Bull were forced to bring an early end to their test.
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Monday 15 April 2013
F1 supremo refuses to postpone Grand Prix in the face of protests and threats of violence
Bahrain in human rights spotlight as it denies rounding up potential trouble-makers ahead of F1 Grand Prix
Wednesday 10 April 2013
Bahrain has been accused of arbitrarily detaining potential trouble-makers in house-to-house raids ahead of next month's Formula One Grand Prix, an event which will throw an international spotlight on the handling of anti-government protesters in the Kingdom.
Thursday 28 March 2013
Ruling family have held on to power in the face of two years of protests inspired by the Arab Spring
Wednesday 20 March 2013
The Bahrain-based group only took over three months ago
Friday 22 February 2013
Saudi Arabia was by far the biggest customer, receiving arms exports totalling €1.24bn in 2012
Wednesday 20 February 2013
Western concerns rise as ultraconservative Sunni faction strengthens grip on island's monarchy
Sunday 17 February 2013
No matter how much red tape we put in place, we have no control over how such weaponry is used
Thursday 14 February 2013
Two years on, little has changed as Shia muslims continue to protest against the Sunni government
Monday 07 January 2013
The highest court in Bahrain has upheld the jail sentences of 20 opposition leaders accused of conspiracy to overthrow the government during pro-democracy demonstrations which began in February 2011.
Monday 03 December 2012
Recent endeavours by Kim Kardashian and Paris Hilton in the Middle East have led to protests. Maybe it's time for the US to rethink its cultural exports, says Luke Blackall
Saturday 17 November 2012
Well-heeled Middle Eastern shoppers increased their spending by half in the UK last month, making them the most important group for retailers from outside the European Union.
Wednesday 07 November 2012
The government has revoked the citizenship of 31 men for damaging national security, amid an uprising led by the Shia majority.
Tuesday 06 November 2012
The Middle East investment house that previously owned and floated Gucci, Saks Fifth Avenue and Tiffany & Co is turning its hand to a Danish upmarket jeweller.
Friday 02 November 2012
A man who insulted the King of Bahrain on Twitter has been sentenced to six months in jail as the tiny island nation ramps up its crackdown on dissent amid increasingly violent protests.
Sunday 28 October 2012
Leeds United 0 Birmingham City 1
Land for gas: Merkel and Putin discussed secret deal could end Ukraine crisis
Woman and two children killed by mob in riots over 'blasphemous' Facebook post in Pakistan
Richard Dawkins tweets: 'Date rape is bad, stranger rape is worse'
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