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Crown Prince tours northern borders

KUWAIT: HH the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah yesterday paid a visit to the Department of Border Security Force on the northern border of the country. He was…

Syria ceasefire takes hold despite limited violations – Amir welcomes truce in cables to Obama, Putin

DAMASCUS: Fighting subsided across much of Syria yesterday as the first major ceasefire of the devastating, five-year war appeared to broadly hold despite sporadic breaches in parts of the battle-scarred…

Amir lauds citizens, residents for the jubilant manifestations

KUWAIT: His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah on Friday congratulated the citizens and residents of Kuwait on the 55th anniversary of the National Day and the 25th…

Kuwait endorses new regulations for treatment abroad

KUWAIT: Health Minister Dr Ali Al-Obaidi has endorsed new regulations for treatment abroad, stipulating in part that applications for treating a patient outside the country must be via the hospital…

Translation specialist describes challenges, experience in Kuwait

KUWAIT: Obtaining information from all fields and systematically learning new terms is a major part of a translator’s job. Dr Emad Abulnsr, a senior translation specialist and interpreter, spoke to…

Leicester surge clear as Ulloa shines

LEICESTER: Leicester City eked out a critical win against struggling Norwich City with a very late winner from substitute Leonardo Ulloa that opened up a five-point lead at the top…

Challenges face new FIFA boss – Arabs lament missed opportunity

ZURICH/CAIRO: FIFA’s new president Gianni Infantino yesterday faced the mountainous task of reforming and uniting world football, with a pile of crises from the scandal-ridden Sepp Blatter era needing urgent…

Japan population shrinking

TOKYO: Japan’s latest census confirmed the hard reality long ago signaled by shuttered shops and abandoned villages across the country: the population is shrinking. Japan’s population stood at 127.1 million…

Education reform

Most intellectuals and liberals in the Arab world agree on the importance of education reform, but no one says what is the goal or the means in order to reform…

Clinton eyeing decisive win – South Carolina votes in primary elections

COLUMBIA: Hillary Clinton is eyeing a decisive win in South Carolina’s Democratic presidential nomination race, hoping to gain momentum against Bernie Sanders before the high-stakes “Super Tuesday” contest. One week…

Trump’s march stirs growing sense of dread among Reps

WASHINGTON: US Republicans in Washington are coming to grips with what many of them not long ago considered an unimaginable reality: Donald Trump is likely to be their presidential nominee…

28th Feb

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