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Wataniya Airways commissions its first Airbus

KUWAIT: Wataniya Airways, one of three national carriers of Kuwait, said Thursday its first Airbus (A- 320) arrived at Kuwait International Airport to joint its fleet. The move opens a…

Islamic State (IS) destroying history

Civilization, heritage and history have distinguished the Arab world for thousands of years and even before the advent of Islam, many civilizations appeared and left their print. So why does…

Christians and Muslims: Caring for our common home

KUWAIT: The Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue (PCID) sent the following message for the month of Ramadan and Eid Al-Fitr: Dear Muslim Brothers and Sisters, We wish to assure you…

Amir thanks personnel ‘courage, dedication’ in South Surra fire

No injuries at 19,000 square meter building fire KUWAIT: His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah thanked firefighters, policemen, and paramedics for their “courage and dedication,” which resulted…

MoI takes precautionary, preventive measures for Eid

KUWAIT: The Ministry of Interior (MoI) has taken all precautionary and preventive measures in preparation for the Eid of Al-Fitr, director of the ministry’s Security Media and Public Relations Department…

Eid prayer inside mosques only: Minister

KUWAIT: Eid prayer will be held inside mosques only in order to ensure the safety of worshipers in coordination with the Interior Ministry, Minister of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs, State…

Firemen tackle huge fire at Jahra metals’ factory

KUWAIT: A large group of firefighters put out a fire at a large metals’ factory dumpsite in Jahra’s Amghara Industrial Area, west of Kuwait City. Some four fire departments, including…

Municipality destroys 10 tons of Inedible food

KUWAIT: Kuwait Municipality’s Public Relations Department said Jahra Services Department destroyed 10 tons of food stuff that were not fit for human consumption. In addition, 324 stores were inspected and…

Three-car fire extinguished

KUWAIT: Firemen put out fires in three cars in Jaber Al-Ali. Qurain fire center responded to a call about the fire and contained the flames to keep them from spreading.…

Kuwaitis’ maids in Europe

Soon enough, all European capitals and cities will be full of GCC citizens and families who annually flock there during the summer to enjoy the greenery and fine weather. The…

We are all corrupted

All former members of parliament, political parties, factions and their supporters, and the group of pretenders were screaming on top of their lungs demanding the fight against corruption. But many…

Suicide bomber blows himself up as Saudi foils Makkah plot

Amir condemns terrorist plot; Iran, Qatar voice support for Saudi RIYADH: A suicide bomber blew himself up near the Grand Mosque in Makkah as police disrupted a plot to target…