Opposition, Cabinet, pro-govt MPs set for major showdown

By B Izzak KUWAIT: National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanem yesterday invited MPs for special sessions to approve the state budget for the 2021/2022 fiscal year,...

NATO Official lauds progress made by women in Kuwait, Gulf region

BRUSSELS: NATO Secretary General’s Special Representative for Women, Peace and Security Clare Hutchinson, has expressed her admiration for the achievements made my women in...

Kuwait FM attends diplomatic forum alongside counterparts in Turkey

ANTALYA: Kuwait’s Foreign Minister and State Minister for Cabinet Affairs Sheikh Dr Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Sabah attended Antalya Diplomacy Forum alongside several foreign ministers in...

MPs urge Amir to intervene after Cabinet shuns session

By B Izzak KUWAIT: Kuwait's political crisis deepened yesterday after the government boycotted a special National Assembly session, prompting opposition MPs to urge HH the...

Kuwait resumes visa issuance for Pakistanis after 11 years

By Ben Garcia KUWAIT: Kuwait will resume issuing work and family visas for Pakistani nationals after an 11-year (unofficial) suspension, Pakistani Interior Minister Sheikh Rasheed...

Kuwait Crown Prince’s Saudi Arabia visit historic: Ambassador

KUWAIT: His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Mishal Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah along with an official accompanying delegation are due to travel to Saudi Arabia...

Interior Minister, Pakistani counterpart discuss cooperation

KUWAIT: Kuwait’s Minister of Interior Sheikh Thamer Ali Sabah Al-Sabah and his Pakistani counterpart Sheikh Rashid Ahmad on Sunday discussed some topics of common...

Three opposition MPs file to grill interior minister

By B Izzak KUWAIT: Three opposition lawmakers yesterday filed to grill Interior Minister Sheikh Thamer Al-Sabah over a series of alleged violations including illegally banning...

Govt boycotts Assembly again, sessions canceled

By B Izzak KUWAIT: Opposition MPs occupied seats reserved for Cabinet ministers for the second time yesterday, prompting the government to boycott the session and...

Govt boycotts grilling session, MP files to grill prime minister

By B Izzak KUWAIT: The government yesterday boycotted a special session demanded by MPs to debate grillings against three ministers. The premier and all Cabinet...

Wasmi romps to victory in by-election

By B Izzak KUWAIT: Prominent opposition figure Obaid Al-Wasmi won a parliamentary seat in an unprecedented fashion in a by-election held yesterday, securing a record...

MPs request pardon for opposition activists

By B Izzak KUWAIT: A group of opposition MPs yesterday launched a different path to secure the return of a group of opposition former MPs...

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21st June