Strong showing by opposition, outgoing Assembly punished

Amir thanks state officials - 2 ex-ministers lose KUWAIT: Opposition groups and individuals made an impressive showing in the National Assembly elections by winning almost...

Aseeri denies quitting, but pressure mounts

Ghadeer Aseeri By B Izzak KUWAIT: Minister of Social Affairs and Labor Ghadeer Aseeri yesterday...

Official list of winners of the 2016 National Assembly elections

KUWAIT: The following is the final list of winners in each constituency with the number of votes as released by the judicial commission tasked...

Kuwait Elections 2016: Understanding the constituencies

Kuwaitis head to the polls tomorrow to elect a new 50-seat national assembly to replace the outgoing house which was dissolved by the Amir...

Slogans dominate campaigns

KUWAIT: As Kuwait prepares for parliamentary elections due on November 26th, campaign slogans aim to woo voters in all constituencies with lofty promises that...

Court confirms royal can run in polls

KUWAIT: The administrative court said Thursday that ruling family member Sheikh Malek Al-Humoud Al-Sabah can run in election after it refused a government objection...

Four women among 61 new candidates – Ex-MPs urge opposition to take part in...

KUWAIT: Four women were among 61 new candidates who filed nomination papers yesterday for the national election in the second day of registration, raising...

Son carries on father’s tradition of modernity and development

KUWAIT: As part of our series, Candidate Speaks, Kuwait Times met candidate Ahmad Al-Fadhel, who is running from the third constituency. He is the...

Kuwait Parliament Dissolved

'Snap polls to be held within 60 days * No specific date set yet' KUWAIT: His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah issued...

Waste of public spending, corruption key challenges

Interview with candidate Alia Al-Khalid KUWAIT: Kuwait Times is interviewing candidates for the upcoming parliamentary polls as part of a series examining the challenges and...

49 MPs represented 1st constituency till 2013

KUWAIT: Forty nine MPs had succeeded in representing the first constituency in the last 12 parliamentary rounds from 1981 till 2013. The 1st constituency...

Lawyers Association praises elections

KUWAIT: Commenting on the results of the parliamentary elections, the Kuwait Lawyers Association's Chairman Nasser Al-Karyoun hailed all the efforts exerted to make the...

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