Union slams oil minister over workers’ rights

KUWAIT: The labor union at Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) criticized Deputy Prime Minister, Finance Minister and Acting Oil Minister Anas Al-Saleh's approval of a...

Indian embassy in Kuwait celebrates Republic Day

KUWAIT: A large number of Indians from different walks of life including children and women joined the Indian embassy officials yesterday to celebrate India's...

British, American schools can hike fees by 5% yearly – Negotiable increases for new...

KUWAIT: A committee formed by the Ministry of Education (MoE) to determine tuition fees at American and British schools suggested authorizing school owners to...

Former Gitmo Bay prisoner says sold to US for $5,000 by Pakistani police

KUWAIT: Events and secrets of 14 years were summarized by former Guantanamo Bay inmate Fawzi Al-Odah, who said that his fate led him to...

Former lawmaker charged over questioning court

KUWAIT: The public prosecution yesterday referred former MP Khaled Al-Sultan to court, over charges pertaining with statements in which he reportedly questioned the way...

Indian husband catches his wife in bed with Bangladeshi lover

KUWAIT: A 31-year-old woman and her lover were taken to Salmiya police station and brought before the prosecutor, who charged them with adultery. A...

Motorist hurt in accident

KUWAIT: A man was injured when his vehicle turned over at Qurain-Mubarak Al-Kabeer road yesterday. Qurain firemen freed the man and others who were...

Kuwait in spending spree on development projects – Govt stays the course despite oil...

KUWAIT: Kuwait awarded projects worth a record $32 billion last year and plans to raise the figure in 2016 despite a sharp decline in...

Amir, senior state officials attend flag-hoisting ceremony – Governorates kick off national celebrations

KUWAIT: His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah attended yesterday a flag-hoisting ceremony at Bayan Palace, marking the 10th anniversary of his...

lawmaker calls for more controls in oil sector

KUWAIT: Member of the parliament's budgets committee MP Abdulrahman Al-Jeeran said it is not possible to follow an effective rationalization policy amidst the lack...

‘Amnesty’ not attractive enough: Sri Lankan envoy – Ambassador urges nationals to ‘take advantage...

KUWAIT: While calling on his countrymen who are illegally staying in Kuwait to turn themselves over to the authorities, the Sri Lankan ambassador to...

Indian Embassy’s guidelines for partial amnesty

The Ministry of Interior, Kuwait has announced special dispensation (partial amnesty) for all illegal residents in Kuwait. As per the announcement, residency violators will...

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14th July