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The law and franchises in Kuwait

Kuwaiti restaurants have created a name for themselves in the international food and beverage industry, leading us to believe that Kuwait has not only become a hub for GCC tourism,…

Employees penalized for not showing up to work during the recent national holidays

KUWAIT: Kuwait Municipality yesterday referred 30 employees working in municipal sectors in Riqqa and Nuwaiseeb to the legal affairs department for not showing up to work during the recent national…

Policeman forges documents to give nephew citizenship

KUWAIT: A police officer was arrested and referred to the public prosecution on charges of forging official documents, said security sources. Case papers indicate that a first lieutenant brought his…

Kuwait’s decides not to host 23rd Gulf Cup ‘final’

KUWAIT: Kuwait’s decision of not being able to host the 23rd Gulf Cup is “final and irreversible,” Deputy Director of Sports Affairs at the Public Authority for Sport (PAYS) Dr…

Two ‘brothers’ receive citizenship for cash

KUWAIT: A Syrian man who goes by the name of ‘Saado’ became a Kuwaiti in exchange of KD 22,000, while M.A.F., a bedoon (stateless) man, became a Kuwaiti for KD…

Six arrested for illegal entry

KUWAIT: Interior Ministry Assistant Undersecretary for Criminal Security Major General Abdelhameed Al-Awadhi sent six expats to the public prosecution charged with forgery of official documents and entering the country illegally.…

Two Ethiopian shepherds injured in landmine explosion

KUWAIT: Two Ethiopian nationals were rushed to Jahra Hospital after a landmine explosion which was reported at Salmy road on the 83 kilometer mark. Jahra police rushed to the area…

Darwin writes Kuwait’s history

We have many secrets in our modern political history that are not yet written about and are still withheld from the public. Like all political secrets, these might find their…

70 killed in Baghdad bombings

Indian kills 14 relatives, hangs self

Blame-trading tests fragile Syria truce

Yazidi girls seek healing in Germany after IS ‘hell’

GENEVA: One eight-year-old was repeatedly sold and raped, while another girl set herself on fire to make herself less attractive to her jihadist captors. These are only two of the…