Opinion

Visa regulations for dependents

Even as practicing lawyers in Kuwait, we are well aware of the confusion that may arise because of the continuously changing visa regulations, even more so for women…

Discover America Week builds upon Amir’s visit to US

It’s my great pleasure to launch the fifth annual Discover America Week here in Kuwait. This week of events symbolizes the close connections between the Kuwaiti and American…

Palestinian-Israeli conflict today

The words of Kuwait’s National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanem against the Israeli delegation at the 137th session of the Inter-Parliamentary Union in the Russian city of St Petersburg,…

Un(Social) media

Recently, a woman I know posted a photograph of a collapsed Buddhist temple in Myanmar and she added a caption praising God. As a Muslim, she was so…

Kuwait

Opposition MPs warn govt over key laws, citizenship

KUWAIT: Opposition MPs yesterday reviewed the main issues that need to be debated and approved…

Fines for discarding butts

KUWAIT: The municipality warned motorists against flinging cigarette butts out of their vehicles or stubbing…

Egypt agro ban lifted

CAIRO Kuwait, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates have agreed to lift a ban on…

Increased fees on expats part of health reform program: Minister

KUWAIT: Health Minister Dr Jamal Al-Harbi stressed that increasing health service fees for expatriates was…

Kuwait’s inflation up 0.53 percent in September

KUWAIT: Average domestic inflation climbed 0.53 percent in September, as compared to the same month…

World Bank optimistic towards Kuwait’s economic reforms

WASHINGTON: Director of the World Bank in Kuwait Dr Firas Raad has expressed optimism about…

Conocarpus tree: Harmless plant or legitimate threat?

Ill-advised methods blamed for tree’s negative effects KUWAIT: Though some value the positive environmental traits…

Crime

14 armed men attack port guards

KUWAIT: Fourteen men attacked officers at the Mina Abdullah refinery pedestrian gate with sharp objects. Interior Ministry said that while the security men were manning the gate, they…

Large amounts of drugs seized in less than four months

KUWAIT: Interior Ministry Assistant Undersecretary for Criminal Security Affairs Maj Gen Khalid Abdullah Al-Dayeen said that criminal security sector along with Drugs Control General Department and criminal detectives…

Three hurt in wedding shooting

KUWAIT: Three people were shot at during a wedding in Sabah Al- Salem by the groom’s uncle. The dispute started when a number of men insisted on entering…

Neighbor killed over unpaid debt

KUWAIT: A 28-year-old citizen turned himself in yesterday after stabbing his 38-year-old Kuwaiti neighbor to death. Security sources said initial investigations showed that the motive for the murder…

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