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Nearly 3,000 Indians deported: Envoy

KUWAIT: Nearly 3,000 Indian workers have been deported so far this year following the crackdown on illegal residents in Kuwait, Indian Ambassador Satish C Mehta said yesterday. Addressing a press…

Woman jailed 11 yrs for anti-Amir tweets – Assembly in semi-paralysis as it awaits ruling

KUWAIT: The criminal court yesterday sentenced a Kuwaiti woman tweeter for 11 years in jail for insulting HH the Amir, calling to overthrow the regime and misusing her mobile phone…

500 complaints against Police

KUWAIT: Nearly 500 complaints have been registered against police officers this year, according to official statistics as of May end, marking a 13 percent increase compared to the same period…

Seneres: Protection of OFWs ‘our top priority’ – Filipino Congressman visits Kuwait

KUWAIT: Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) Party List Representative Roy Seneres is set to file two highly awaited bills for the OFWs in the Philippine Congress once he joins the 16th…

MP threatens to grill health minister over ‘fake’ stents – Former MPs blast parliamentary delegation to Iran

KUWAIT: MP Faisal Al-Kandari yesterday called on Health Minister Mohammad Al-Haifi to step down or he will file to grill him at the start of the next parliamentary term late…

Ramadan on July 9

KUWAIT: The fasting month of Ramadan is forecast to begin on July 9 on the basis of astronomical calculations, said astronomer Adel Al-Saadoun yesterday. Saadoun told KUNA the crescent will…

Field test to be ‘a must’ for driver’s license: Ali – ‘Drivers often lose control on roads’

KUWAIT: People applying for a driver’s license in Kuwait may soon be required to pass a “field test” in which their driving skills will be tested on public roads, a…

Cellular providers forgo transfer fee

KUWAIT: Cell phone service providers agreed to forgo a fee proposed by the Ministry of Communications that a client was to pay when switching providers, starting June 15, a local…

KAC grapples with issue of disposing of aging aircraft – Fleet modernization faces hurdle

KUWAIT: The higher authorities and the executive leadership of Kuwait Airways have been having continued meetings to discuss the emerging scenario for the upcoming period and how to dispose of…

Kuwaiti doctor gets patency – Diagnosis and treatment of snoring and obstructive sleep apnea

KUWAIT: Dr Abdulmohsen Ebrahim Alterki, a Kuwaiti consultant in Otolaryngology, Head & Neck surgery, at the MOH, and the Chairman of ENT faculty, at Kuwait Institute of Medical Specialization (KIMS),…

Expat deportations will continue: Traffic chief – 11,800 deported in two-and-a-half years

KUWAIT: Major General Abdulfattah Al-Ali’s name has become synonymous with extensive traffic campaigns, aimed at enforcing the law at all costs, including implementation of mass deportations. The senior Interior Ministry…

Online swindling on rise in Kuwait: Official

KUWAIT: Acting General Director for Criminal Detectives Administration Brig Mahmoud Al-Tabbakh has stated that acts of online swindling have increased, so all individuals and organizations should take steps to prevent…