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Ministry says employees stole power cables

KUWAIT: Deputy head of the judicial action team at the Ministry of Electricity and Water (MEW) Ahmad Al-Shimmari said five gangs that were stealing materials and cables in exchange of…

Citizen scammed Asian company with fake oil sale deal

KUWAIT: The Ministry of Interior yesterday issued a warrant to arrest a citizen wanted by an Asian country over accusations of selling oil to it on behalf of Kuwait and…

Man arrested after stabbing his mother; causing four-way accident

KUWAIT: A citizen who stabbed his mother and kicked her out of their house was arrested following a marathon chase that ended with a four-way traffic accident. Police received a…

Ahmadi house evacuated after fire

KUWAIT: Fire broke out in an Ahmadi house, prompting Ahmadi and Fahaheel fire stations to respond. The fire was on the second floor of a four-story building, which was evacuated…

Man stabbed to death during fight near Sharq fish market

KUWAIT: A man was stabbed to death during a fight reported recently near the fish market in Sharq. The fight reportedly out between 12 citizens including two policemen where gunshots…

Man injured in Hawally building fire

KUWAIT: Hawally firemen led by Lt Colonel Jassim Al-Saqaai tackled a blaze reported in a 10-floor building in the area yesterday. Firemen evacuated the building then fought the fire which…

KD 675,000 transformers stolen from 135 wells

KUWAIT: The Ministry of Electricity and Water began emergency operation of several ground water wells in Shiqaya while they wait for a solution after thieves stole power transformers from 135…

Girl freed from locked apartment, two citizens detained

KUWAIT: Two Kuwaiti citizens were detained in Hawally after they locked up a girl in an apartment. Both were drunk. The girl called police and told them the two took…

Maid injured in cooking gas cylinder’s explosion

KUWAIT: A domestic helper was injured after a cooking gas cylinder exploded in a Mubarak Al-Abdullah house yesterday. Firefighters from the Mishref fire station reported to the scene in response…

Sexual harassment at a restaurant

KUWAIT: A Filipina woman who works in a restaurant accused a customer of sexual harassment, saying that he touched her while serving him. She said the man touched her in…

Muezzin molested sorcery-seeking women

KUWAIT: A muezzin used to lure women and sexually molest them with claims of helping them achieve their goals using sorcery, in exchange of money. Investigations revealed the suspect is…

Citations issued in crackdown against roaming vendors

KUWAIT: Kuwait Municipality roaming vendors’ follow-up department in Farwaniya carried out a campaign against street markets in Hasawi. The campaign resulted in issuing five citations for roaming vendors and removing…