Opinion

Nuclear issue

What a jinxed situation. It is so ironic and tragic that I’ve started believing that the dispute with the Philippines is jinxed. The minute we advance in resolving…

Prison and beyond

An interesting report published recently by Turkey Post in Arabic drew attention to a unique prison experience. A Turkish prison in Edirne in the northwest of Turkey has…

Diwaniyas in Kuwait

I have found that several Western expatriates, especially male diplomats, like to visit diwaniyas in Kuwait. But what is the secret behind this passion? This article reviews the…

Why Kuwait’s schools need PTAs

The school year is fast drawing to a close, and while many students are looking forward to three months of freedom, many parents feel dissatisfaction and distress. The…

Kuwait

MPs demand expulsion of Filipino envoy, slam ‘weak’ govt response

Ghanem vows action against ‘escalation’ – Police arrest two over ‘abductions’ KUWAIT: Lawmakers yesterday strongly…

Call for panel to vet expat licenses rejected; MP files to grill Sabeeh

KUWAIT: Interior Minister Sheikh Khaled Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah yesterday rejected a proposal calling to set up…

Ramadan likely from May 17

KUWAIT: The holy month of Ramadan is expected to begin on Thursday, May 17, Kuwaiti…

Amir eager to care for talented young people: Minister Sabeeh

His Highness patronizes Kuwait innovation competition for students’ research and projects KUWAIT: His Highness the…

Amir commends municipality workers’ efforts in carrying out vital projects

His Highness receives Minister Roumi, Municipality Director General KUWAIT: His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah…

US Department of State’s Report on Human Rights Practices in Kuwait for 2017 – Part I

Executive summary Kuwait is a constitutional, hereditary emirate ruled by the Al-Sabah family. While there…

Crime

Lawyer accuses trio of helping Indian maid flee

KUWAIT: A lawyer filed a complaint at Salwa police station accusing three Indians of helping an Indian housemaid flee her sponsor’s house. The suspects claimed to be working…

Three arrested with 125,000 Captagon pills prepared for sale

2,700 suspicious tablets found with passenger at airport KUWAIT: The Drugs Control General Department (DGCD) arrested three persons with possession of a large quantity of Captagon tablets. An…

Four injured in Rumaithiya house blaze

KUWAIT: A mother, her two daughters and their housemaid were injured in a fire in their Rumaithiya house. Firemen from Bidaa and Salmiya fire stations rushed to the…

Filipina kidnapped; Drunk man arrested

KUWAIT: A man kidnapped a Filipina who was feeding chickens in her sponsor’s garden. He pulled up in a car driven by another person. The sponsor was on…

E-Paper

23rd Apr

Daily E- Paper – Kuwait Times…

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