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Viruses in Schools

The death of a student at a private school allegedly due to pneumonia a few weeks ago sparked anger. Some parents said that it was cholera, while some were reluctant…

Planting in your backyard

This time of the year in Kuwait is the best season for planting and growing vegetables and ornamental plants, both indoors and outside. The government provides land for those who…

Are your plants safe for kids and pets?

The weather is changing, and homeowners and apartment residents are flocking to plant nurseries in Rai looking for the perfect plants to decorate their homes, windows or balconies. The perfect…

Gulf labor laws questioned after Indian maid loses arm; Domestics in Kuwait

China ends one-child policy – Many couples still stick to one due to cost

Syrian opposition, rebels not invited to Vienna talks – Rebel says talks to ‘expose’ Iran

Turkish oppn newspapers blocked after TV raids – Action provokes alarm as election nears

Nepal turns to China after India restricts fuel supply – Kathmandu signs deal with Beijing

KATHMANDU: Fuel-starved Nepal has signed an agreement with China to import gasoline, diesel and cooking gas, effectively ending a monopoly on supply from India, which has restricted fuel convoys as…

Indian airline blocks woman in short dress from flight

Modi, Mugabe press for UN reform – Reflect the growing powers of emerging nations: India PM

NEW DELHI: India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi said yesterday that India and Africa must join forces to call for reform of the United Nations to reflect the growing power of…

China warns it will respond to US ships with all means – Merkel urges Beijing to resolve sea row in courts

Robot star illuminates human themes in nuclear disaster film

The film set in Japan after a nuclear catastrophe depicts greed, discrimination, loyalty, beauty – traits made more heartbreakingly human by the cast’s inhuman star – a robot. In this…