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Japan orders major poultry cull after bird flu outbreak

‘South Korea to cull 3 percent of poultry’ TOKYO: Japan has started culling more than 300,000 chickens and ducks after the discovery of a highly contagious form of bird flu…

Does my hair look OK? World’s oldest person turns 117 in style

‘I think her secret is genetic’ ROME: Emma Morano, humanity’s last known survivor of the 19th century, turned 117 in style on Tuesday, dressing up for the occasion and demanding…

‘Moana’ swims to top of N American box office

The animated sea-faring musical adventure “Moana” sailed to success in its debut weekend, taking in nearly $57 million to top the North American box office, industry trackers said Monday. The…

‘Moonlight’ shines brightest at Trump-focused Gotham Awards

At a Gotham Independent Film Awards overshadowed by the election of Donald Trump, Barry Jenkins’ coming-of-age drama “Moonlight” shined brightest. A celebrated film about a boy growing up gay, black…

Seven things about Victoria’s Secret you were too afraid to ask

The US lingerie giant Victoria’s Secret is holding its hugely hyped annual fashion show in Paris for the first time Wednesday. The brand has already flown in its “angels”-including supermodels…

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Cabinet resigns; inaugural Assembly session on Dec 11

Opposition urged to unite for speaker’s post KUWAIT: The Cabinet tendered its resignation to HH the Amir yesterday following the parliamentary elections as required under the Kuwaiti constitution. The action…

Dec 8 holiday for Prophet birthday; Will resume work on Dec 11

KUWAIT: The Civil Service Commission (CSC) yesterday said Dec 8 (Thursday) would be a public holiday marking the birthday of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), citing a relevant Cabinet decree. Civil servants…

MoI slaps curbs on camera drones

KUWAIT: Remote controlled drones with built-in cameras will no longer be allowed to fly over personal properties, Interior Ministry Undersecretary Sulaiman Al-Fahd said yesterday. He said drones with cameras attached…

Kuwait to buy 28 US F-18 jets

KUWAIT: Kuwait will buy 28 Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornets to replace a fleet of earlier versions of the US fighter jets, a top official said yesterday. The value of the…

Swiss President: Switzerland, Kuwait cherish freedom, open to the world

Kuwait, Switzerland sign agreement KUWAIT: Visiting President of the Swiss Confederation Johann Schneider-Ammann said yesterday that Switzerland and Kuwait cherish their freedom, are open to the world and actively contribute…

Poultry banned from Algeria, Poland and Switzerland

KUWAIT: The Public Authority for Agricultural Affairs and Fish Resources (PAAAFR) issued a temporary ban on importing live poultry, eggs and chicks from Algeria, where the avian flu virus H7N1…