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Man killed in tent fire; Smuggler arrested

KUWAIT: A man died in a fire that broke out in a tent in Sabah Al-Ahmad City. Wafra firemen responded and put out the fire, and the charred body of…

Man dismantles friend’s car, sells parts to Fahaheel garage

KUWAIT: Nuwaiseeb detectives arrested a citizen who made his friend believe that he shipped his car to a Gulf country, although he dismantled it and sold it as spare parts…

Thanks, Interior Minister

Today, I am talking about a senior official who has devoted himself to serving his home country Kuwait – Interior Minister Sheikh Mohammad Al-Khaled Al-Sabah. The man is well-known and…

Turkey remains defiant over Russian jet – Ankara will not apologize: PM

BRUSSELS: Turkey’s prime minister dismissed yesterday any suggestion Ankara should apologise for downing a Russian warplane in its airspace last week, after winning strong NATO support for the right to…

War-weary Syrians find unlikely shelter in Sudan

Pope visits mosque in strife-torn CAR

Syria denies using chemical weapons – Damascus insists it’s cooperating

Clinton made time at State for supporters – Calendars reveal high-profile meetings

WASHINGTON: As secretary of state, Hillary Clinton opened her office to dozens of influential Democratic party fundraisers, former Clinton administration and campaign loyalists, and corporate donors to her family’s global…

Seven hacked to death in Congo hospital, dozens killed in clashes

KINSHASA: Seven people hacked to death in a hospital were among at least 30 people killed in fighting at the weekend between the army, backed by UN troops, and Islamist…

US embassy in Kabul warns of imminent attack in city

Killing of transgender Filipino in hotel – Philippine’s court to issue verdict in US Marine case

OLONGAPO, Philippines: A Philippine court is expected to deliver its verdict today in the emotion-charged case of a US Marine accused of murdering a transgender Filipino after discovering her gender…

Moody’s upgrades Gulf Bank’s long-term deposit rating to A3 – Gulf Bank’s outlook stable

KUWAIT: Moody’s Investors Service, one of the world’s leading international credit ratings agency, has upgraded Gulf Bank’s long term deposit rating to “A3” from “Baa1” and the standalone baseline credit…