Memories of Block 10; Diwali, dabbahs and tuitions in Salmiya’s Little India

One of my earliest memories of Salmiya was when my family and I had gone door-to-door singing Christmas carols around the big neighborhood, commonly...

Health minister commends cholera control measures – MoH maintains close cooperation with WHO

KUWAIT: Health Minister Dr Ali Al-Obaidi said yesterday his ministry has managed to control diseases, viruses and cholera thanks to its successful precautions. Three...

Hijra New Year off on Oct 14-15

KUWAIT: The Hijra new year (Islamic new year) holiday will fall on Wednesday, Oct 14, the Civil Service Commission (CSC) said yesterday. The CSC instructed...

Filipino maids suffer months of brutality – Job opportunity turns into a nightmare

KUWAIT: A job opportunity in a faraway land turned into a nightmare for two Filipina domestic workers. Rhea and Flora came to Kuwait to...

MP Saleh asks about delay in Zour contracts

KUWAIT: MP Khalil Al-Saleh, who has announced plans to grill Oil Minister Ali Al-Omair, yesterday sent him a number of questions on the reported...

EPA, KNPC discuss Mina Al-Ahmadi gas leakage

KUWAIT: The Environment Public Authority (EPA) said it is closely monitoring the investigation on the gas leakage from Kuwait National Petroleum Company’s Mina Al-...

Interior Minister, Romanian security official discuss case of missing Kuwaiti

KUWAIT: Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Mohammad Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah yesterday discussed with the Vice-President of the Romanian Intelligence Major General Silvio...

Kuwait’s minister urges use of safer alternative energy – Kuwait joins forum on innovation...

TOKYO: Kuwait's Minister of Education and Higher Education Dr Bader Al-Essa yesterday urged the international community to strive for a world with a healthy...

Kuwaiti workers make up 45% of total workforce

KUWAIT: All Kuwaiti workers don’t exceed 45 percent of the total workforce and 84 percent of them are employees in the government sector, Undersecretary...

MoI bans gatherings outside Husseiniyas; Five ministers face grillings – MP slams e-media law

KUWAIT: The ministry of interior won't allow any gatherings to be held outside husseiniyas (Shiite worship places), said MoI Undersecretary Lt Gen Suleiman Al-Fahd,...

Kuwait-German ties hailed

KUWAIT: Acting Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah yesterday hailed the strong ties between Kuwait and Germany during a joint...

Foul odor hangs in air after gas leak at refinery

KUWAIT: Residents of Fahaheel and Mangaf were advised to close all doors and windows tightly after a malfunction at the Ahmadi refinery resulted in...

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