Monday, January 21, 2019

Opposition MP queries govt over FIFA’s corruption case

Lawmaker inquires if Iran is involved in Istanbul assassination KUWAIT: Opposition MP Riyadh Al-Adasani yesterday inquired about government measures with regard to corruption allegations in...

MP Kandari delays grilling because the govt is quitting

KUWAIT: MP Faisal Al-Kandari said yesterday that he decided to delay submitting a grilling request against the oil minister because the government is quitting...

MPs question anti-terror treaty signed by Kuwait – Sane: Kuwait not compelled to extradite...

KUWAIT: At least two lawmakers yesterday objected to Kuwait’s signing of a new Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) anti-terror pact, which allegedly stipulates extraditing citizens...

MPs file motion of no-confidence against Sabeeh

KUWAIT: Ten lawmakers yesterday filed a no-confidence motion against Minister of Social Affairs and Labor Hind Al-Sabeeh following a marathon grilling in which MPs...

MPs slam rising expat numbers, remittances

Assembly panel talks Iran, Trump with govt KUWAIT: Lawmakers who had signed on a motion for a special debate on the rising numbers of expatriates...

Amir opens new Assembly term with first grilling on the agenda – MP Turaiji...

KUWAIT: His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah today opens the new term of the National Assembly which is expected to start with...

Kuwait-Turkey relations: history of deep-rooted ties, common interests

ANKARA: Bilateral relations and regional development as well as other issues of common concern will feature high on the agenda of His Highness the...

Admit bedoons in public schools: Assembly panel

Tabtabaei inquires how Fali entered Kuwait KUWAIT: The National Assembly committee for bedoons or stateless people yesterday approved a proposal calling to allow children of...

Government bid to extend detention period slammed – MP criticizes oil minister over statements

KUWAIT: Opposition groups and a liberal lawmaker yesterday strongly rejected attempts by the government to amend the penal code in order to extend detention...

Premier meets oil unionists: ‘No buckling to coercive demands’

KUWAIT: His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah yesterday emphasized that there is no room at all to respond to coercive...

Human trafficking should be dealt with through national strategy: Minister

KUWAIT: Human trafficking and migrants smuggling in all of its manifestations should be dealt with through setting up a national strategy, Minister of Justice...

Harbash, Adasani trade barbs; Hayef warns government

KUWAIT: A tit-for-tat war of words between opposition MPs Jamaan Al-Harbash and Riyadh Al-Adasani intensified yesterday, with the two lawmakers hurling new accusations against...

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