Opinion

Off day

I have been receiving questions on what seems to be a proposed new law going around social media, and people do not seem to understand whether the law…

Why expats avoid police stations in Kuwait

The police’s sworn duty is to protect and serve the community, regardless of nationality, and often the men in uniform go above and beyond the call of duty…

Prison hunger strike and Amiri amnesty

The Kuwait Human Rights Society issued a report on the hunger strike by some prisoners in Kuwait. Such a move by prisoners is universally known, as the prisoner…

Rental Laws in Kuwait

The new year has started and people have been making changes in their lives, from new health and lifestyle options, to better careers, or new homes. So it…

Kuwait

Panel votes to refer scores of health officials to prosecution

MPs vow to grill Assembly minister over false info KUWAIT: A probe committee investigating alleged…

Qattan heads health committee

KUWAIT: The Advisory Technical Committee at the Arab Health Ministers’ Council selected Kuwait’s representative, Assistant…

Cabinet orders probe in awarded tenders

KUWAIT: The Kuwaiti Cabinet has ordered separate investigations into already awarded public tenders. The order,…

Local banks instructed to increase Kuwaiti employees to 70 percent

KUWAIT: Efforts to nationalize leading positions in the banking sector have been relatively fruitful so…

Fatwa and Legislation Department lays off expat researchers

KUWAIT: The Fatwa and Legislation Department recently became the first government body to implement the…

Minister reinstates dissolved co-op society’s board

KUWAIT: Minister of Social Affairs and Labor and Minister of State for Economic Affairs Hind…

Crime

Man tries to smuggle in 100 rare birds; 25 residency violators caught

KUWAIT: Abdali customs arrested an Iraqi driver who tried to smuggle nearly 100 rare birds into Kuwait yesterday. Nine falcons, 69 sandgrouse birds, and 19 homing pigeons were…

Citizen killed in a fatal crash

KUWAIT: A citizen was killed in a horrific car accident on Fahaheel Expressway, and two others were injured. Firefighters, paramedics and police rushed to the scene shortly after…

Fire kills girl in Al-Oyoun

KUWAIT: A girl died while her six sisters were injured in a fire reported in Al-Oyoun district of Jahra, a statement by the Kuwait Fire Service Directorate (KFSD)…

Pedophile teacher arrested

KUWAIT: An Egyptian private school physical education teacher was arrested for repeatedly molesting his 12-year-old student, said security sources. The girl said the teacher used to let all…

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16th Jan

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