Amir instructs premier to reexamine DNA test law

 Royal files to contest election ; Candidates blast dissolved Assembly KUWAIT: HH the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah yesterday ordered HH the Prime Minister...

71 candidates register on first day

KUWAIT: A total of 71 candidates registered to run for parliamentary elections yesterday. The third constituency saw the largest number of candidates in the...

30 more hopefuls stand for elections

KUWAIT: Candidates contesting upcoming parliamentary elections slated for November 26th continued to file their candidacies yesterday, as some 30 candidates have registered to join...

454 hopefuls sign for polls as opposition makes a comeback

KUWAIT: As many as 454 candidates including 15 women have registered their names to run in next month's parliamentary elections and the opposition has...

Ex-lawmaker Dr Abdullah Al-Treiji speaks out against corruption, security threats

KUWAIT: Former MP and candidate in the first district Dr. Abdullah Al-Treiji held a symposium for female voters at the Regency Hotel on Wednesday....

Former MPs mull contesting results

KUWAIT: Former MP and fifth constituency candidate Abdullah Ibrahim Al-Tamimi criticized what he described as violations committed during the parliamentary elections. He added that...

Court looks into cases of barred candidates

Hopefuls call to plug deficit, but not at citizens' expense KUWAIT: Candidates standing in the Nov 26 general election called on the government to take...

Sweets shops vie to lure voters

KUWAIT: Hospitality shops are competing during the election campaigns to record a significant presence in the electoral headquarters of the candidates for the parliamentary...

Twenty-two female prosecutors supervise elections for 1st time

KUWAIT: Some 22 female prosecutors took their seats yesterday at the main and sub-committees overseeing the 2016 parliamentary elections for the first time in...

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...

Info Ministry takes hands off online election polls

Candidates invited to submit applications KUWAIT: Kuwait's Ministry of Information yesterday decided to cancel item 6 of article 8/2016 of e-media law. By this decision,...

Opposition eyes comeback in polls

KUWAIT: Kuwaiti opposition groups are aiming for a comeback in parliament after a four-year election boycott, seeking to reverse what they see as the...

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