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 October 2012
Saudi Arabia has made known that it is "insulted" by the recent decision of the UK Parliament's Foreign Affairs Committee to review British relations with it and with Bahrain. And by choosing Frank Gardner, the BBC security correspondent, as its intermediary, it ensured more publicity for its hurt feelings than it truly deserved.
Tuesday 09 October 2012
Leeds United have been compared to 'a young Pamela Anderson' by the man at the head of a proposed takeover of the west Yorkshire club.
Saturday 06 October 2012
Riot police in Bahrain used water cannons and tear gas yesterday to disperse hundreds of anti-government protesters trying to reach a heavily guarded site that was once the hub of their uprising.
Tuesday 02 October 2012
Bahrain's highest court yesterday confirmed the prison sentences given to nine doctors and nurses for their role in last year's pro-democracy uprising, a decision that could fuel further unrest in the Gulf state.
Saturday 18 August 2012
It was the same in the 1912 Olympic Stadium in Stockholm last night as it had been in the 2012 Olympic Stadium 12 days previously. When it came to the crunch in the women's 400m in the DN Galan Diamond League meeting, just as in the one-lap final in London, Christine Ohuruogu could not catch the American Sanya Richards-Ross.
Friday 17 August 2012
A prominent Bahraini human rights activist was found guilty yesterday of instigating and participating in several illegal gatherings and sentenced to three years in jail.
Saturday 04 August 2012
A Saudi soldier was shot dead patrolling an area populated by minority Shi'ite Muslims last night, the Interior Ministry said, and one of the gunmen was killed in the ensuing shoot-out.
Sunday 22 July 2012
St Andrews businessman intervened when he heard of construction firm's travel ban on expats
Friday 06 July 2012
Medals won at the London Olympics should not handed out until 2020 because it will be years before testers can be sure that the athletes did not take drugs, a leading sports scientist has suggested.
Friday 06 July 2012
Cheating athletes 'could exploit medical advances by using drugs not yet detectable'
Sunday 01 July 2012
Officials held private talks while UN criticised Gulf state on human rights
Thursday 21 June 2012
A court has adjourned the case of an 11-year-old boy accused of taking part in anti-government protests. A verdict is now expected on 5 July.
Friday 15 June 2012
An appeals court has sentenced nine medical staff accused of aiding last February's anti-government uprising to jail terms, while setting free another nine.
Friday 08 June 2012
For the second time in four races, grand prix organisers are on red alert against the possibility of political disruption of their event.
Tuesday 29 May 2012
The jailed Bahraini hunger striker Abdulhadi al-Khawaja – who emerged as the face of the protests against the Grand Prix in the Gulf nation earlier this year – was set to end his strike last night, 110 days after he began refusing food.
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