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Eidiya in the old days

Eidiya is money given as a gift to children during Eid. However, eidiya used to be the target of many opportunists in the past, who usually came up with bright…

The DNA law

The DNA law 78/2015 will be in effect soon. It is an exceptional law, as it is considered, according to media reports, that Kuwait is the first country in the…

Visa Traders

Despite being fully involved and busy writing some books including my most recent one about the speeches of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, what I have…

Sacrifice and kids

Sacrifice is one of the rituals of Islam. It is the slaughtering of cattle, namely camels, cows and sheep. It starts from the first day of Eid Al-Adha. Regardless of…

A Love Letter to Man from Woman

*Note to Reader: This letter is the beginning. What is to come in due time is an article I wrote about the unconditional love of the Divine, prompted by a…

Cellphone addiction

Dr Hisao Ishii of Japan conducted a very interesting study about cellphone addition among teenagers. “Teenagers can be seen taking advantage of every spare minute to touch base with their…

Petrol between loyalty and ungratefulness

After increasing petrol prices in Kuwait, all social media networks roared with jokes and comments about the matter. Some offered a donkey for sale to be used instead of vehicles,…

Letters to Muna

Dear Muna, I am a regular reader of Kuwait Times. With regards to your article about end of the oil era on Sunday, we all know that the current drop…

Is the oil era over?

Oil prices have been oscillating in the last 50 years. But the current drop in oil prices seems to be the worst crisis around the world today, especially for oil-producing…

Rent cheaters

Rent cheating is a new form of deception in Kuwait. Today‚Äôs story is not new to me, as I have heard about it many times before, except this seems to…

A Thinly Veiled Sideswipe

There are many of you out there who choose to wear the veil*, and I respect your choice. I honor your commitment . I know that many of you wear…

Employment law

As I have mentioned previously, it is not easy traveling to another country that has a vastly different culture, environment, language, way of life and so on. So I can…