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Works minister’s resignation accepted; oil minister’s yet to be discussed

Lawmaker urges services minister to follow suit and quit KUWAIT: His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah has accepted the resignation of Minister of Public Works and…

Health Minister opens ENT conference

KUWAIT: The 41st Kuwait Otolaryngology Conference on ‘Updates in Facial and Plastic Surgery, Rhinoplasty and Otoplasty’ kicked off yesterday at the Regency Hotel in Bidaa. The two-day conference aims at…

Kuwaiti arrested at Islamabad airport on money laundering charges

KUWAIT: A Kuwaiti passenger was held at Islamabad International Airport over suspicions of money laundering, Pakistan’s The Express Tribune newspaper reported. Pakistani authorities did not allow the Kuwaiti man to…

Water leak caused power cuts at airport customs

KUWAIT: A source at the Ministry of Electricity and Water (MEW) said power was cut at the airport customs for two days due to water leakage from the roof of…

Sons of sterile father claim for inheritance

KUWAIT: The public prosecution ordered the detention of two Saudi nationals whom a female citizen discovered were included in the inheritance certificate of her deceased husband with claims to be…

GCC railway project will bolster economic sector: Services Minister

27 million people transported in GCC region in 2017 KUWAIT: The continuation of the GCC railway project will lead to the bolstering of Gulf economic ties, said minister of State…

Cars for girls and boys?

Foreigners may be surprised to learn that there is a very common idea in Kuwait that certain cars are ‘for men’ and that women are discouraged and, in some families,…

Is Conocarpus dangerous?

The Conocarpus tree was brought to Kuwait in 1988 for greening the landscape and main roads. It spread easily because it is able to withstand harsh environmental factors such as…

Illicit camps in north despite Municipality postponement

 Dozens of illicit camps for the winter season have been set up in the northern desert areas despite a ‘postponement’ of the start of the camping season. An official…

‘Pearl of the West’ joint Kuwaiti-French military drill concludes

 KUWAIT: The 2018 ‘Pearl of the West’ military drills – held by the Kuwait army and national guard in cooperation with French armed forces – concluded yesterday in the…

A trip to Al Forda Veggie Market

 Now that cooler weather has hit the region and rains have come, fresh fruits and vegetables in abundance can be found at affordable prices from Kuwait, Jordan, Egypt, India…

Three Philippine policemen jailed

First police conviction in Philippine drug war killing MANILA: Three Philippine policemen were sentenced yesterday to decades in prison for murdering a teenager during an anti-narcotics sweep, a first conviction…

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