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Suspects’ list, charges sheet in Al-Sadeq Mosque attack

KUWAIT: The list of suspects involved in the June 26 Al- Sadeq Mosque bombing was released, including the charges (courtesy of Al-Rai daily). Name of suspect and nationality: 1. Abdelrahman…

Society praises clamp-down on domestic workers’ offices

KUWAIT: Kuwait Society for Human Rights’ (KSHR) Chairman Khaled Al-Ajmi has lauded inspection, conducted by the Ministry of Interior ’s House-Maids Department, of housekeepers’ employment agencies, which resulted in stripping…

Lawyer files case to ban Snapchat

KUWAIT: A Kuwaiti lawyer filed a court complaint asking that “Snapchat” be banned in Kuwait, saying that users of the popular smartphone app have insulted the country. According to the…

Home delivery licenses stopped

KUWAIT: The Ministry of Commerce and Industry stopped issuing consumer home delivery services at the request of the Interior Ministry, as a ministerial decree is being prepared to regulate this…

Unusual heat wave hits Kuwait, Middle East

KUWAIT: Kuwait is currently being affected by an unusual heat wave and record high temperatures. During the past few days, temperatures in Kuwait City recorded between 47-49 degrees Celsius, while…

Minister stresses governorates’ role to support rationalization

KUWAIT: Minister of Electricity and Water and Minister of Public Works Engineer Ahmad Al-Jassar yesterday stressed the important role that the state’s six governorates play in spreading awareness to rationalize…

Global growth to positively impact oil prices: Omair

KUWAIT: Oil Minister and State Minister for National Assembly Affairs Ali Al-Omair said oil producing countries expect a world economy growth that will take place in the coming period, and…

Kuwait funds construction of key road in Tanzania

KUWAIT: Tanzanian President Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete has expressed gratitude to Kuwait for its support and expressed hope such backing for his nation would continue. Speaking at a ceremony marking opening…

Kuwaiti youth active at relief level: official

AMMAN: A visiting Kuwaiti official has praised his country’s youth contributions particularly in the relief domain, volunteering to help the needy in stricken nations. The young Kuwaitis have set an…

YouTube’s UrbanQ8 highlights Kuwait’s creative community

KUWAIT: Thirty-two-year-old Tareq Al-Askar is searching for a new picture of Kuwait through its people. Tareq is the owner of UrbanQ8 – the YouTube Channel that showcases innovative people in…

Kuwaiti pavilion visitors may reach 1 million: General Consul

MILAN: Kuwait’s General Consul in Milan Abdulnasser Boukhaddour has expressed satisfaction for the high turnout of visitors to the Kuwaiti pavilion at Expo Milan 2015 exhibition saying the figure may…

11 in June 26 mosque bombing case released – ‘Next hearing set for Aug 10’

KUWAIT: The Criminal Court trying 29 suspects in a deadly bomb attack on the Imam Al Sadiq mosque freed 11 defendants yesterday, while the main accused said he had been…