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Victorious Kuwait tennis players return home

KUWAIT: Kuwait Tennis team that won the doubles gold medal in the men’s and juniors Arab Championship that was held in Morocco returned home. President of Kuwait and Arab Tennis…

KDSC to hold annual international festival

KUWAIT: Kuwait Disabled Sports Club (KDSC) will organize the Annual International Festival Day for solidarity with the disabled next Saturday at the club premises. The festival includes a sports tournament…

ACICO participates in annual charitable event of RUNQ8

KUWAIT: Contributing to the events of the annual charitable RUNQ8 benefiting the Fawziya Al Sultan Center for Treatment & Development of Special Needs Children, ACICO Group – Kuwait’s leading Construction…

India cash ban slims down big fat weddings

NEW DELHI: Jatin Pal’s wedding was just days away and his family were finalizing plans for an extravagant multi-day celebration then Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi banned high denomination notes…

HSBC inaugurates its new offices in Al Hamra Tower

KUWAIT: HSBC Bank Middle East Limited in Kuwait inaugurated the new offices in Al Hamra Tower yesterday during a special event attended by The Lord Mayor of London, dignitaries from…

Gulf Bank appoints Daher as Chief Executive Officer

KUWAIT: Gulf Bank yesterday announced the appointment of Antoine Daher as Chief Executive Officer, effective 1 December 2016, following the approval of the Central Bank of Kuwait. Daher, previously Gulf…

NBK’s ‘Business Services Clients’

KUWAIT: National Bank of Kuwait presents its Business Services Clients – an integrated bundle of banking services and solutions, which provide businesses with more flexibility and security. The program is…

Netflix launches downloads for offline viewing on smartphones, tablets

LOS ANGELES: Netflix has finally rolled out a feature subscribers have been requesting for years: The company will now let members worldwide download select TV shows and movies for viewing…

Under-50 smokers face higher heart attack risk

PARIS: Smokers under 50 are eight times more likely than non-smokers of the same age to have a major heart attack, scientists said yesterday. The gap in risk between those…

Review: In ‘Jackie,’ a fractured Kennedy fable

History, lately run amok, is ordered with such tidy, forceful finesse by Natalie Portman’s Jacqueline Kennedy in in the piercing “Jackie.” Summoning a journalist to Hyannis Port in 1963, not…

Indian court orders cinemas to play national anthem

All cinemas must play the national anthem before screening movies and audiences should stand for it, India’s highest court ruled yesterday, drawing angry accusations of an assault on civil liberties.…

‘Westworld’ actress reveals she was raped twice

US actress Evan Rachel Wood, who plays one of the leading characters in the new hit TV series “Westworld,” has spoken out about being raped twice in an open letter…