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Islamophobia

Why is the West afraid of Islam? Will this fear continue for long? Islamophobia is rising in Western societies, with prejudice and hatred shown towards Muslims, or the fear of…

Expats without driving licenses

An interior ministry decision to deport expats from Kuwait will apply to all those who are caught driving without a license and also against expats who change their professions to…

Kuwait Fashion Week showcases local designers

Kuwait has always been a place with amusing contradictions. It takes the extreme – of almost everything in life. Kuwait is an Islamic country where women are expected to wear…

The light Police and Specialties

The joke goes that a contractor hired three workers to erect several lampposts on a desert road. The contractor asked the first worker to dig, because he was fast in…

Fighting terrorism goes through fighting corruption

Following the severe measures Saudi Arabia took after the Mina accident, Qatar also took very strict ones against those responsible for the projects that were recently flooded by heavy rain,…

Thanks, Interior Minister

Today, I am talking about a senior official who has devoted himself to serving his home country Kuwait – Interior Minister Sheikh Mohammad Al-Khaled Al-Sabah. The man is well-known and…

Inequality: why it matters in Kuwait

The notion of inequality has dazzled me for at least five months now. In fact, it was after that one day when I decided to go visit my uncle, who…

2,000 employees missing at MPW

An informed source said the Ministry of Public Works discovered that there is a large number of more than 2,000 employees that did not comply with working hours for several…

World War III

Is the world about to change the slogan of the war on terrorism to World War III? Will we hear the drums of war again after 70 years of world…

History of crying

Many human communities have their own ancient glories that remind them of days when they used to have more power and dominate more areas than the ones they currently inhabit.…

Is Kuwait safe?

Is it safe to travel to Kuwait these days? This is a question worth asking. The world is facing a wave of insecurity and attacks and the entire Arab world…

Israel is not our enemy

I am trying to be realistic, objective and reasonable in what I am writing because I know that it will be shocking as well as contradicting with age-old non-negotiable beliefs…