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I Call It Extortion

I respect rules. I respect regulations. I respect a country of institutions. But all rules are written by human beings and sometimes some of these rules are misconceived or misapplied.…

Zina and Huda

Since the storms swept over the Middle East especially Lebanon, Syria, Palestine and Jordan, the news has been all over the media (be it TV, radio, etc.) . The Lebanese…

The world is changing

It was very disappointing that the US vetoed a request by Palestine to end the Israeli occupation with a timeframe, despite the blessings of many Western countries and the legitimacy…

Bread talk

For the third day, the Kuwaiti nation had to survive without its Iranian bread. Don't take it as a joke guys. For us Kuwaitis, it's almost as important as oil.…

Predictions and reality

It's the beginning of the year and all over the world it's the norm that TV stations and channels bring in astrologers to make their predictions for the coming year.…

Don’t pin the niqab on religion

I read an article by our colleague Muna Al-Fuzai, who wrote a very articulate and well thought out piece on the niqab (the veil covering the face). Actually, Muna was…

What’s the sudden panic?

The most hilarious thing I read this week, guys, was a report that the government, as a result of the drop in oil prices, might need to borrow from the…

Guarantee is no guarantee

I read the news about the Indian government's decision to require a bank guarantee of around KD 730 ($2,500) for every Indian domestic helper you recruit in Kuwait, be it…

Let’s Do Some Math

Hey, hey hold your horses. You ate our heads for the whole week, giving us statements and scaring us that we need to 'rationalize' our spending, and every government official…

Crab Mentality

Is it only in Kuwait or all over the world? People are the same. Not in their looks or nationalities or language. The world is diverse and it’s the creation…

Walk carefully and carry a big stick

Sitting at the paper yesterday afternoon, we got some exciting news. A hyena was taking a walk on the Sixth Ring Road. Guys, a HYENA. Not a dog. Where did…

If you love Kuwait…

Why the sudden cry and panic to cut subsidizes on petrol? You already have cut them silently on diesel and kerosene. By the way, how much diesel and kerosene does…