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Indian cinemas under pressure over homophobia movie

NEW DELHI: Cinemas in the north Indian city of Aligarh were under mounting pressure yesterday to stop screening a movie set in the metropolis that tackles homophobia, following protests from…

Albania newsreaders strip down to boost audience

Three stabbed, 13 arrested at KKK rally in California

LOS ANGELES: Three people were stabbed, one of them critically, and 13 others were arrested in California on Saturday when a Ku Klux Klan rally erupted into clashes with counter-protesters,…

Egypt probes football star for funding ‘terror group’

NBK awarded ‘Best Private Bank for 2016 in Kuwait’ – Euromoney’s Annual Survey for industry experts worldwide

KUWAIT: National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) has been awarded the “Best Private Bank for 2016” in Kuwait in Euromoney’s Annual Survey surpassing global banks in wealth management and private banking…

Zain acquires strategic stake in mobility provider and consultancy firm FOO

BARCELONA/KUWAIT: Zain Group, a leading telecom innovator in eight markets across the Middle East and Africa, announces a strategic investment in FOO, a successful Lebanon-based entity offering a full spectrum…

Al-Qurain Automotive Trading Co unveils futuristic XC90 – Gala National Day and Liberation Day event

KUWAIT: The official agent of Volvo Cars in Kuwait, Al-Qurain Automotive Trading Company, held a special gala event in celebration of the National and Liberation Days at its showroom in…

Kaspersky Lab helps disrupt activity of Lazarus – Group responsible for multiple cyber-attacks

DUBAI: Together with Novetta and other industry partners, Kaspersky Lab is proud to announce its contribution to Operation Blockbuster. The goal of the operation is to disrupt the activity of…

Bangladesh’s ‘Tree Man’ may need dozen more operations

All MARS chocolate products in Kuwait are safe for consumption: Municipality – No suspected products distributed in Kuwait: Eng Al-Manfoohi

KUWAIT: In reference to the latest announcement issued by Mars Gulf and regarding the decision to take a precautionary recall of a selection of Snickers (Miniatures), Mars (Minis and Miniatures)…

Royale Hayat Hospital wins first place – Service Hero award for sixth year in a row in healthcare category

Royale Hayat Hospital was named first in the healthcare category for the sixth year in a row by Service Hero. Service Hero is the Arab world’s only 100 percent consumer-driven…

Philippines hits out at Madonna over flag stunt

The Philippines criticized Madonna yesterday for disrespecting its flag during a concert in Manila, and said it would call on organizers of future events to avoid similar incidents. Photos from…