Widgetized Section

Go to Admin » Appearance » Widgets » and move Gabfire Widget: Social into that MastheadOverlay zone

Home » Archives by category » Kuwait » Politics

Cabinet mulls renaming housemaids as ‘servants’ – Flurry of new appointments to public bodies

KUWAIT: Ministers at the Cabinet meeting yesterday examined recommendations of the legal affairs committee over a draft decree changing the term “domestic worker” or “housemaid” to “servant” to be compatible…

Cabinet examines preparations for Amir UN honoring – Sierra Leone ‘Ebola’ message discussed

KUWAIT: The Cabinet yesterday examined full-scale preparations for the United Nations celebratory honoring of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah as “humanitarian leader,” due in September. Following…

MPs warn of Brotherhood ‘infiltration’

KUWAIT: MP Abdulhameed Dashti expressed his total rejection of politicizing senior positions in governmental bodies, giving an example of leaks about the appointment of Islamic Constitutional Movement-affiliated Yahya Al-Oqaili as…

Cabinet discusses major achievements

KUWAIT: As part of the Cabinet’s duty to follow-up on local major achievements, it held an extraordinary meeting chaired by His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Mubarak Al- Hamad…

Govt, MPs to discuss 15 priorities

KUWAIT: HH the PM Sheikh Jaber Al- Mubarak urged Cabinet members to prioritize bills related to their respective ministries in a way that matches the government’s development plan, said informed…

MP demands collection of weapons

KUWAIT: MP Abdulrahman Al-Jeeran stressed the need to pass a law on weapon collection following the violent incidents Kuwait witnessed recently. “This law must be passed in a way to…

Alleged militant financier briefly detained at border – Shafi, Hajjaj to file lawsuits against US, UN

KUWAIT: Kuwait briefly detained a prominent cleric less than two weeks after the United States included him on a sanctions list on suspicion he was funnelling money to militants in…

MP demands citizenship revocation regardless of political position

KUWAIT: MP Faisal Al-Duwaisan urged the government to withdraw citizenship from those who got it illegally or unlawfully regardless of them being supportive of or against the government. He also…

Cabinet mulls bill to launch weapon collection campaigns – Step to protect security, stability

KUWAIT: Aiming to counter the disturbing and growing phenomenon of illegal possession of weapons, the cabinet yesterday asked its legal committee to revise and finalize a bill to allow security…

Govt unlawfully granted 200,000 citizenships: MP – Fee for sick leave mulled – Stamp machines upgraded

KUWAIT: MP Saleh Ashour accused the government of unlawfully granting Kuwaiti citizenship to 200,000 people, and stressed that Kuwait’s population growth was abnormal. “According to statistics, Kuwait’s population was 650,000…

UN blacklists 2 Kuwaitis for supporting militants – Kuwait regrets curbs; Four others also sanctioned

UNITED NATIONS: The United Nations Security Council took aim at Islamist militants in Iraq and Syria on Friday, blacklisting six people including two Kuwaitis and threatening sanctions against those who…

Barrak: Govt incompetence ‘Clear as Sun’

By A Saleh KUWAIT: Former MP Musallam Al-Barrak continued criticizing the government for withdrawing the citizenship of some citizens. Barrak criticized First Deputy PM and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-…

Page 1 of 74123Next ›Last »