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MOI warns of hoax, vexatious reports

KUWAIT: An interior ministry statement yesterday warned that all reports made by both citizens and expats were being taken seriously and that security forces would, accordingly, deal very strictly with…

Bukhoor – Not just a perfume, but a sweet fragrance of culture, hospitality and healing

If you have visited Arab homes, you may have noticed some scented bukhoor being burned in one corner of their houses. Bukhoor are scented chips or bricks of a tree…

Kuwait seeks death penalty for 11 of 29 terror suspects – 2 suspects currently fighting with IS; 5 to be tried in absentia

KUWAIT: Kuwait's Public Prosecution has demanded the death penalty for 11 of 29 suspects charged over the suicide bombing of a Shiite mosque last month, a newspaper reported yesterday. Al-Qabas,…

Sixth Ring Road to be partially closed

KUWAIT: The General Traffic Department in collaboration with the Ministry of Public Works yesterday announced that the Sixth Ring Road would be closed for five hours daily for four days…

Amir hopes Iran’s deal would boost regional security, stability

KUWAIT: His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah hoped Iran’s nuclear agreement with the P5+1 group contributed to boosting regional security and stability, and push forward development in…

Indian racketeer arrested

KUWAIT: Ahmadi detectives put an end to the extortion activities of an Indian man who forced his compatriots to pay royalties and threatened those who refuse to pay. A security…

Minister responds to co-op head’s statements – Temperatures to rise during Eid break

KUWAIT: In the aftermath of her decision to dismiss the boards of two co-op societies, Minister of Social Affairs and Labor Hind Al- Subaih stressed that MSAL was particularly keen…

Diyya to be paid to martyrs’ families

KUWAIT: The Cabinet recently instructed the finance ministry to coordinate with the interior and health ministry to list the names of all martyrs, including non- Kuwaitis, killed in the Al-Sadiq…

Interior Ministry ready for Eid

KUWAIT: The Ministry of Interior (MOI) has finalized all necessary preparations for the Eid Al-Fitr holiday, Relations and Security Media Director Brigadier Adel Al-Hashash said in a statement yesterday. Hashash…

7 Kuwaitis, 5 Saudis, 3 Pakistanis, 13 bedoons face trial; 7 women among 29 charged over Shiite mosque bombing

KUWAIT: The Public Prosecution yesterday pressed official charges against 29 people including seven women in connection with the suicide bombing of the Shiite mosque last month that left 26 people…

Amir receives opposition figures

KUWAIT: The Amir yesterday received a seven-member delegation from the opposition for the first time in almost three years after the late 2012 change of the Electoral Law. Former Housing…

Interior Ministry warns of fake domestic labor offices

KUWAIT: Director of the Interior Ministry’s Residency Affairs Department Major General Talal Maarafi warned both citizens and expatriates against dealing with fake domestic labor offices, noting that many of them…