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Kuwait ‘Noble’ Unity Foils Evil sedition Bids: Amir

KUWAIT: His Highness the Amir called for abiding by moderate teachings of Islam, boosting values of nationalism, while investing in skills of the youth. He said he was pleased of…

Kuwait fiscal reserves hit record $592 bn: Report

KUWAIT: Kuwait’s financial reserves defied a slump in oil prices to hit a record 179.2 billion dinars ($592 billion) at the end of the 2014-15 financial year, a report said…

When terror hits home

On 26th June 2015, as worshippers bowed to the Almighty in submission of His glory in the holy month of Ramadan, a young man walked into the Al Imam Al…

Blast from the past – Like some other Ramadan traditions, the iftar cannon stands the test of time

Ramadan is a time of piety and prayers, fasting and feasting, and spending time with family and friends. But as is often the case, every nation and community develops a…

Cerebral palsy no barrier for bodybuilder

Moathe Ahmed, 23, has a medical and physical condition known to many as cerebral palsy (CP). Cerebral palsy is a group of permanent movement disorders that often includes poor coordination,…

Lawmakers urge action as sand blocks highways – MP Awdah warns of dispute over Oil Minister

KUWAIT: Two MPs yesterday called on the Ministry of Public Works to immediately take all the necessary measures to clear large quantities of sand that closed the Wafra road as…

Eid Holiday July 17-20

KUWAIT: Civil Service Commission (CSC) announced yesterday that Eid Al-Fitr holiday would be on Friday, July 17 and would end Monday, July 20. The CSC said in a brief statement,…

Ministry to run 16 wedding halls

KUWAIT: The Ministry of Social Works and Labor (MSAL) announced that it had withdrawn the administration of 16 wedding halls in different areas around Kuwait. The ministry will directly run…

Interior warns of sand dunes on northern, southern roads – Ministry clarifies ‘radical poster’ reports

KUWAIT: The Ministry of Interior’s Relations and Security Media Department warned road users of weather changes and strong winds that may cause sand dunes on some open roads to the…

Thousands flock to Grand Mosque on Ramadan 21st eve

KUWAIT: Thousands of worshippers flocked to the Grand Mosque on the eve of the 21st day of Ramadan late Tuesday night to perform the late night prayers led by Imams…

I consider myself an accidental diplomat: Philippines’ envoy – Ambassador Villa speaks to Kuwait Times

KUWAIT: He may consider himself an accidental diplomat, but for many Filipinos in Kuwait, Ambassador Renato Pedro Villa's track record especially as a former Overseas Filipino Worker (OFW) is really…

Saudi arrests brothers linked to Kuwait mosque bombing – Detained Saudis took explosives to Kuwait

DUBAI: Three Saudi brothers have been arrested in connection with the suicide bombing of a Shiite mosque in Kuwait last month, the Saudi and Kuwaiti authorities said yesterday. The attack…