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Ex-drug executive Shkreli congratulates Australian students

Former pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli has congratulated a group of Australian students who reproduced the active ingredient for a life-saving, anti-parasitic drug at the center of a drug-price controversy involving…

The snake-catching tribe saving lives in India

World’s deadliest snakes CHENGALPATTU, India: A small scythe, a crowbar and a bundle of canvas bags are all that Kali and Vedan carry when they venture into the fields of…

‘Art alone can portray how peaceful Islam is’

Kuwait Times caught up with British musician Sami Yusuf just before his concert yesterday at Sheikh Jaber Al-Ahmed Cultural Centre. Yusuf was named the “King of Islamic Pop” by the…

Trump and Diplomacy

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Authorities lay out safety measures during heavy rain

‘Don’t use phone during thunderstorms’ KUWAIT: The Interior Ministry’s relations and security media department and Kuwait Fire Service Department (KFSD) urged all citizens and expats to be very careful during…

Lawmaker reiterates call for GCC confederation

KUWAIT: MP Waleed Al-Tabtabaei has urged leaders of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries to turn the council into a confederation. In a tweet, Tabtabaei said that in view of threats…

Kuwait first in attracting banks

RIYADH: Kuwait has ranked first among the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries attracting commercial banks from fellow member states to open branches in the country, a statistical report revealed yesterday.…

Health Ministry cares for over 41,000 persons with disabilities

KUWAIT: The Ministry of Health offers due services to all persons with disabilities in Kuwait, who hit 41,330 till the first quarter of 2016, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Health…

New fund set up to protect endangered heritage sites

ABU DHABI: Representatives of around 40 countries yesterday approved plans to establish a fund to protect heritage sites in war zones and a network of safe havens for endangered artworks.…

Ramos rescues Real in El Clasico stalemate

BARCELONA:  Sergio Ramos’s stoppage-time equaliser maintained Real Madrid’s six-point lead at the top of La Liga as the European champions salvaged a 1-1 draw at Barcelona in yesterday’s El Clasico. …

Brazil mourns fallen football team

CHAPEC: The bodies of 50 players, coaches and staff from a Brazilian football team wiped out in a plane crash in Colombia arrived home yesterday for a massive funeral. Fireworks…