The ‘Silent Majority’: a trump card in elections

KUWAIT: It is interesting to see with every parliamentary elections that there are some people who are 'silent' and not interested in voting for...

Legislations needed to address housing, citizenship, economic issues: Mutairi

'Bedoon issue needs to be resolved as soon as possible' KUWAIT: According to Nayef Al-Sour Al-Mutairi, a candidate running from the fourth constituency, the most...

Govt austerity measures top election campaigns

MPs slam rampant corruption, lack of reforms   KUWAIT: Candidates in Kuwait's parliamentary elections have focused their campaigns on unpopular government austerity measures, as the...

Inflation, housing and stability top voters’ concerns

KUWAIT: Kuwaitis of both genders, older and younger, headed to the polls yesterday to select a new 50-member parliament. Issues like inflation, housing, the...

Interior Ministry assures seamless election process

KUWAIT: All procedures will be in place to ensure that the election process will proceed smoothly and flawlessly, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of...

Court allows Dashti, Sheikh Malek, others to run in polls

KUWAIT: The Administrative Court yesterday allowed 13 candidates to run in election after it cancelled a decision by election authorities that barred them and...

Opposition returns to ballot divided

KUWAIT: The upcoming election will give Kuwait a chance to elect new representatives to what is arguably the Gulf's most powerful legislature, as the...

Election campaign heats up

KUWAIT: Around 360 hopefuls remain committed to the polls with just two days left for candidates to pull out of the election race. They...

US Ambassador praises parliament elections

KUWAIT: The United States Ambassador to Kuwait Lawrence Silverman released the following statement yesterday, in which he commented on Kuwait's parliamentary elections: 'I congratulate Kuwait...

Verbal mishaps could dash dreams of seat in parliament

KUWAIT: A number of candidates contesting parliamentary elections on November 26th have had their fair share of verbal blunders over the years, which often...

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