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Iraq’s Fallujah op slowed by civilians, IS resistance – Over concerns for those trapped

Pakistani teacher held over ‘baseless’ blasphemy claim

MUZAFFARGARH, PAKISTAN: A Muslim teacher in Pakistan could face the death penalty after being accused of blasphemy, sparking anger from school officials and activists who said the law is being…

Outrage after Duterte justifies Philippine journalists’ murders world’s most dangerous nation for reporters?

Murray, Wawrinka set up semi-final duel – Djokovic enters $100 million dollar club

PARIS: Andy Murray and defending champion Stan Wawrinka set up a mouthwatering French Open semi-final duel yesterday as Novak Djokovic became the first player to smash the $100 million prize…

Hooliganism still a threat heading into the Euro 2016

PARIS: Hooliganism is making a comeback, and the timing could be bad with four high risk matches in the first week of the European Championship in a country where the…

A triumphant return for Kuwait Ice Hockey Team

KUWAIT: Kuwait’s National Ice Hockey Team returned home on Tuesday night after winning the Bahrain Open Tournament Cup. Kuwait defeated Qatar 3-2 in the final match during the five-day tournament.…

Zain wins five prizes at Global Telecoms Business Innovation Awards

KUWAIT: Zain Group, a leading mobile telecom innovator in eight markets across the Middle East and Africa, announces the unprecedented award of five prizes at the prestigious 2016 Global Telecoms…

Forbes Middle East names KIPCO among ‘Top Companies in the Arab world 2016’

KUWAIT CITY: KIPCO – the Kuwait Projects Company – was recognized by Forbes Middle East as a ‘Top Arab Company in the Arab World 2016’ for the third consecutive year.…

KFH wins ‘Top Company in the Arab World 2016’ award from ‘Forbes Middle East’

KUWAIT: Kuwait Finance House (KFH) won “Top Company in the Arab World 2016” award from “Forbes Middle East” magazine in the 4th Top Companies in the Arab World 2016 event…

Kuwait Ministry of Education, Microsoft empower teachers

KUWAIT: Kuwait’s Ministry of Education (MoE) and Microsoft Kuwait have conducted training sessions to train 650 teachers on technology that is essential to the modern classroom, with a view to…

Gabon’s mentally ill ‘treated like animals’ – ‘People are left to rot’

MÉLEN: The buildings are decrepit, the lawns unkempt, the patients left to shuffle alone and unwatched among weeds-welcome to Gabon’s sole psychiatric hospital. Built in 1982 on the outskirts of…