Opposition plans another motion to remove Speaker

By B Izzak KUWAIT: Opposition MPs yesterday began another attempt aimed at the removal of Assembly Speaker Marzouk Al-Ghanem for calling guards into the chamber...

Speaker: Assembly office takes action against chaos

By B Izzak KUWAIT: National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanem said yesterday that the Assembly office has decided to take "all legal actions" regarding the events...

Assembly session halted as MPs exchange insults

By B Izzak KUWAIT: The National Assembly session was again halted prematurely yesterday as MPs traded insults and accusations over allegations of unconstitutional decisions passed...

Assembly drama continues as guards called in chamber

By B Izzak KUWAIT: National Assembly guards were yesterday ordered to enter the chamber to prevent possible clashes between lawmakers as political drama continued in...

Assembly holds crucial session as political disputes continue

By B Izzak KUWAIT: The National Assembly holds a crucial session today amid lingering political crises and an expected confrontation between opposition MPs and the...

Twenty-three MPs demand removal of assembly speaker

By B Izzak KUWAIT: As many as 23 opposition lawmakers yesterday submitted an unprecedented motion demanding the dismissal of assembly speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanem for breaching...

MP Fadhalah resigns from Assembly over disputes

By B Izzak KUWAIT: Independent MP Yousef Al-Fadhalah yesterday submitted his resignation from the National Assembly citing an unfavorable political environment and non-stop political feuds...

MP demands probe into high-profile graft cases

By B Izzak KUWAIT: Opposition lawmaker Saleh Al-Mutairi said yesterday he has submitted a proposal asking the National Assembly public funds protection committee to investigate...

Ghanem vows to counter smear attacks against him

By B Izzak KUWAIT: National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanem said yesterday that he and a number of MPs have been the target of "unprecedented" smear...

Govt takes oath, PM grilling deferred, MPs trade blows

By B Izzak KUWAIT: The National Assembly managed to hold its crucial session yesterday with just one vote over the quorum, allowing the new Cabinet...

Amir hopes for cooperation in today’s Assembly session

By B Izzak and KUNA KUWAIT: HH the Amir Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah expressed yesterday hope for fruitful cooperation between the executive and legislative...

Opposition short of one vote to prevent govt from taking oath

By B Izzak KUWAIT: Thirty-two lawmakers yesterday said they will boycott the National Assembly session tomorrow to prevent the new Cabinet from taking the oath...

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21st April