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Monthly Archives: April 2018

Kuwait seeks to calm crisis with Manila - Duterte slammed for asking Filipinos to leave KUWAIT: During its weekly Cabinet meeting, the government yesterday said it was opposed to any move "aimed at undermining its sovereignty and its laws", amid...
KUWAIT: The National Assembly is scheduled to discuss three grillings today in a marathon session that is likely to end tomorrow morning, Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanem said yesterday. He said the grillings will all be debated one after the...
Pinoys fear they won't find decent jobs back home - We cannot eat patriotism KUWAIT: A majority of Filipino workers in Kuwait are not willing to gamble their future amid a diplomatic row between the Philippines and Kuwait. Philippine President...
KUWAIT: The defense ministry rejected a parliamentary proposal to make it release its land near West Abdullah Al-Mubarak (site of Patriot missiles) in favor of the Public Authority for Housing Welfare (PAHW). The ministry said in its memo to...
KUWAIT: The Palestinian community in Kuwait released the following statement yesterday, commenting on the recent developments in the Middle East: "The Palestinian cause faces conspiracies that stand in the way of our Palestinian people and their leadership in their march...
Cabinet expresses relief over Crown Prince's medical test results KUWAIT: Members of parliament have the constitutional right to table interpellation requests to cabinet ministers, but relevant regulations and conditions should be observed, the Kuwaiti cabinet said yesterday. The cabinet made...
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 obey him. He was detained for further action. Rumors denied The...
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 nab 11 citizens and issued citations to some of...
DOHA: Qatar could increase the minimum wage for migrant workers by the end of 2018, unions predicted yesterday, as the 2022 World Cup host seeks to push through labor reforms. It would be the first change to the monthly...
LONDON: British Prime Minister Theresa May appointed a former banker of South Asian origin as interior minister yesterday, trying to draw a line under an immigration scandal threatening her authority as she negotiates Brexit. Sajid Javid, the son of...
TEL AVIV: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said yesterday that Iran had lied about never having pursued nuclear weapons and had continued to preserve and expand its nuclear weapons knowledge even after signing a 2015 deal with global powers....
Nine journalists die; 11 children killed - IS militant group claims responsibility KABUL: Twin blasts in the Afghan capital Kabul killed at least 26 people yesterday, including nine journalists who had arrived to report on the first explosion and were...

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