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Amir, Crown Prince receive top state officials at Seif Palace

KUWAIT: His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received at Seif Palace yesterday His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah. His Highness also received National…

5,879 expats deported since 2016 because of infectious diseases: Minister

KUWAIT: A total of 5,879 expatriates have been deported since 2016 because of infectious diseases, Health Minister Sheikh Dr Basel Al-Sabah said. Responding to an inquiry by MP Jamaan Al-Harbash,…

Svitolina beats Halep to win Italian Open

ROME: Elina Svitolina underlined her status as a top favourite for the French Open by sweeping Simona Halep aside 6-0, 6-4 to successfully defend her Italian Open crown yesterday. In…

Syrian troops battle to crush IS militants trapped in an enclave

BEIRUT: Syrian troops fought yesterday to crush the last pockets of resistance by Islamic State militants trapped in an enclave south of Damascus, state media said, denying a report that…

Palestinian leader Abbas hospitalized

RAMALLAH: Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has been hospitalized in the West Bank due to complications after minor surgery last week, a Palestinian official said yesterday. It was the third time…

Lebanese Cannes winner dedicates prize to poor kids

Lebanese filmmaker Nadine Labaki, who won one of the top prizes at Cannes on Saturday with a story of dirt poor children and migrants, dedicated her award to her impoverished…

Wrongful imprisonment sheds light on slow justice in Pakistan

KARACHI: Asma Nawab spent two decades in jail, wrongfully accused of murdering her family. Finally acquitted, she is seeking a new life, free from whispers and memories, as her plight…

MP threatens to grill PM over alleged payments, corruption

KUWAIT: MP Riyadh Al-Adasani threatened yesterday that he will file to grill HH the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Sabah over allegations that the government pays funds to lawmakers. Adasani…

Erdogan holds election rally in Bosnia

SARAJEVO: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived in Bosnia yesterday to hold his only election rally outside Turkey, while other EU countries have banned such events ahead of Ankara’s presidential…

Suicide probe opened in Lance Corporal’s death

KUWAIT: A Lance Corporal died after she fell from her 13th floor apartment in an apparent suicide yesterday. The 21-year-old Kuwaiti woman who worked at the Drug Control General Department…

For youth, voting for 92-year-old was no easy call

KUALA LUMPUR: Like many young Malaysians, Daniel Mizan Qayyum yearned for change in a country that has been under one party’s corrosive thumb for six decades, so he naturally had…

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