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Customs advisor received KD 20,000 bribe to facilitate illegal transaction

KUWAIT: Criminal investigators yesterday arrested an Arab man working as an advisor at the Customs General Department over charges of receiving a KD 20,000 bribe. The sources said that on…

Three injured in car fire at Sixth Ring Road

KUWAIT: Kuwait Fire Service Directorate (KFSD) said firemen dealt with a traffic accident on Sixth Ring Road that resulted in a fire. Three persons were injured and handed to paramedics.…

743 residency violators arrested

KUWAIT: The general security sector carried out several campaigns under the supervision of Acting Assistant Undersecretary Maj Gen Ibrahim Al-Traah from April 29 to May 5, resulting in the arrest…

Student killed in accident outside school

Disabled man died in Bneid Al-Gar fire KUWAIT: A 13-year-old student was killed yesterday when a vehicle ran her over as she left school in Salmiya. The victim, Egyptian, was…

Policeman arrested under the influence of drugs

KUWAIT: A policeman was arrested for being under the influence of drugs, and hashish was found on him. A patrol pulled the car he was driving and policemen became suspicious…

Court upholds terror suspect’s death sentence

KUWAIT: The appeals court upheld the death sentence against a citizen in a state security case, as he is accused of running over policemen during national day celebrations. The suspect…

Hundreds arrested in crackdowns around Kuwait

Ishbeliya service center’s shooting suspect detained KUWAIT: Security authorities carried out several campaigns that included 118 checkpoints in all governorates over two consecutive days (Apr 30 and May 1), resulting…

No injuries in shooting at passports center

KUWAIT: Ishbelia passports center witnessed a shooting by a patron who had differences with an officer, but no one was hurt. Press reports said police authorities began a search for…

Co-op arson suspect identified

KUWAIT: Sabah Al-Ahmad detectives are looking for a citizen who set a box of potato chips on fire inside the area’s local co-op society for no apparent reason. Co-op officials…

KD 3,000 a month deal made

KUWAIT: Ahmadi prosecution is considering the case of two sheikhs, one of whom made a deal with a Bangladeshi man to dump sewerage and industrial waste in his farm for…

Indian man beats up ‘disobedient’ wife

KUWAIT: An Indian woman complained against her husband, saying that he beat her for no reason. The husband was summoned and confessed to the beating, and claimed she does not…

Eleven arrested for harassing girls

KUWAIT: Eleven young men were arrested for harassing girls near Nuzha Co-operative Society. Police responded to complaints from citizens and set up checkpoints around the co-op. They were able to…