Desert vibes: Far from the urban sprawl

By Shakir Reshamwala Mutlaa Ridge and the surrounding areas of Jal Al-Zour and Khuwaisat have become popular spots for weekend outings in Kuwait. After winter...

COVID-19 drastically changed people’s lifestyles, but not always negatively

By Nawara Fattahova The pandemic has persisted for much longer than we expected when it first reached Kuwait. Everybody thought it's a matter of a...

‘Brutal’ crimes’ rate on the rise in Kuwait

By Nawara Fattahova KUWAIT: Newspapers are full of reports of brutal and violent crimes...

Desert picnics welcome alternative to winter camps

KUWAIT: Picnic tents and equipment set up on the beach. - Photos by Yasser Al-Zayyat By Nawara Fattahova

A walk through the streets of Jleeb

KUWAIT: Scenes from Jleeb Al-Shuyoukh. - Photos by Yasser Al-Zayyat By Ben Garcia Jleeb Al-Shuyoukh...

2020: Expat women look back in fear, pain

By Sajeev K Peter As the year 2020 draws to a close, expatriate women...

Kabd home turned shelter for 31 dogs

By Ben Garcia Having multiple pets at home, one would surely imagine a messy,...

Al-Sadu recognized as part of ‘World’s Intangible Cultural Heritage’

By Ben Garcia KUWAIT: UNESCO has placed Al-Sadu, a traditional weaving art practiced by...

Life in Kuwait in the Thirties

Sheikh Mubarak Kiosk, one of the most important historical places in Kuwait, founded in 1897 by the seventh ruler of Kuwait...

Signing in Kuwaiti

Jaber Al-Kandari By Nawara Fattahova Sign language is different in different countries, and is not...

Expats weigh in on Salmiya as ‘the worst city’

An aerial view showing a part of Salmiya. By Chidi Emmanuel There seems to be...

Barayih Salem: Part of Kuwait’s 2035 vision

By Ben Garcia The old Souq Salmiya is now called Barayih Salem after a...

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22nd January