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...

Kuwait Amir, Crown Prince meet Sheikh Nasser Al-Mohammad

KUWAIT: His Highness the Amir Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received His Highness Sheikh Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Sabah at Bayan Palace yesterday. His Highness the...

MP raises questions about secretive Twitter accounts

By B Izzak KUWAIT: Leading opposition lawmaker Shuaib Al-Muwaizri yesterday sent a series of questions to Interior Minister Sheikh Thamer Al-Sabah about a number of...

MP files to grill 2 ministers, deepening political crisis

By B Izzak KUWAIT: Leading opposition MP Shuaib Al-Muwaizri yesterday filed to grill the foreign and finance ministers for "failing to respect the constitution and...

Govt boycotts Assembly as MPs occupy ministers’ seats

By B Izzak KUWAIT: Opposition MPs yesterday occupied the front row of the National Assembly chamber reserved for ministers, triggering a government boycott of the...

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