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Kuwaitis in UK ‘safe’

Arab League condemns London attack LONDON: Kuwait Embassy said all its nationals in the United Kingdom are safe and sound after the attack near the Palace of Westminster on Wednesday.…

No salary for months!!!

Volunteer work is an act of charity that someone may decide to do in their spare time. But when a person signs a work contract and works, they expect to…

Unstable weather during weekend

KUWAIT: The Director of Kuwait Meteorological Department Emad Al-Sanousi said yesterday that the country will witness unstable weather conditions during the weekend. Al-Sanousi said the weather will be cloudy –…

Getting to know the Christians in Kuwait

‘Seven licensed churches – Hundreds of thousands of worshipers’ Recently a controversial incident at the Catholic church in Kuwait City garnered international attention. Not everyone knows that there is a…

Pakistani man steals KD 1 million

KUWAIT: A Farwaniya prosecutor placed the name of a Pakistani expat on the wanted list as he was accused of stealing KD 1 million from the bank account of a…

Drug smuggling foiled; Corruption in residency affairs

KUWAIT: Police at the Central Prison foiled several attempts by prisoners to smuggle drugs into the prison. One prisoner attempted to bring in 12 nylon rolls he had somehow obtained…

Kuwait imposes stricter examination of imports

KUWAIT: The Municipal Department charged with imports works according to resolutions, ministerial laws and by-laws that regulate the food importation, Al-Mutairi explained. He further clarified that the tasked personnel and…

How About Censoring Censorship?

This week, Disney decided to pull Beauty and the Beast from theaters across Kuwait, because our local censors, ever-ready to step up to defending antiquated beliefs of separation, decided it…

A young Bangladeshi man paralyzed and abandoned

‘Quadriplegic patient at Al-Adan Hospital needs help’ Khurshid Allam, 36, a construction helper from Bangladesh suffered a tragic accident on 24 October 2016. He was helping a colleague move a…

Qatar given deadline to end abuse of migrant workers or face investigation

NEW DELHI: Qatar has until November to implement new labor reforms designed to end abuse of migrant workers or potentially face an investigation by an international labor watchdog in the…

Bahrain sentences three to death for terrorism, bomb attacks

DUBAI: A Bahraini court sentenced three Shi’ite Muslim men to death yesterday after they were convicted on charges of terrorism and involvement in 2014 bomb attacks that injured a number…

10 Egyptian soldiers killed in Sinai roadside bombings

CAIRO: Ten Egyptian soldiers were killed in two roadside bombings as they clashed with Islamic State group jihadists in the Sinai Peninsula, the military said yesterday. Fifteen jihadists were also…

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