Speaker: Dahoum’s Assembly membership is ‘null and void’

By B Izzak KUWAIT: National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanem said yesterday that the membership of leading opposition MP Bader Al-Dahoum is "null and void" as...

34 lawmakers demand vote on Dahoum’s membership

By B Izzak KUWAIT: At least 34 MPs, forming an absolute majority in the National Assembly, yesterday insisted that the membership of leading opposition MP...

Political crisis over Dahoum membership

By B Izzak KUWAIT: A serious political-constitutional crisis is looming over the National Assembly and is likely to drag in the government. The new problem...

Opposition activists freed on orders of ‘political leadership’

By B Izzak KUWAIT: The country's top leadership yesterday intervened to defuse political tensions between the government and opposition MPs and activists, ordering the government...

Lawmaker says grilling against premier ready

By B Izzak KUWAIT: Opposition MP Musaed Al-Mutairi said yesterday he will file to grill Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Sabah after the National Assembly...

Court revokes membership of Dahoum, ignites political crisis

By B Izzak KUWAIT: Kuwait's constitutional court yesterday revoked the parliamentary membership of leading opposition MP Bader Al-Dahoum for being convicted of insulting HH the...

Two MPs file to grill PM over ‘selective’ application of law

By B Izzak KUWAIT: Leading opposition MPs Bader Al-Dahoum and Mohammad Al-Mutair yesterday filed to grill HH the Prime Minister Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Sabah over...

Kuwait’s Amir sends letter to Egypt’s president

CAIRO: His Highness the Amir Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah sent a written message to Egypt’s President Abdelfattah Al-Sisi, which was delivered by Kuwaiti...

US Defense Secretary congratulates Kuwait on national celebrations

KUWAIT: Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Sheikh Hamad Jaber Al-Ali Al-Sabah received a phone call from US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin,...

Opposition MPs cancel sit-in after interior minister’s visit

By B Izzak KUWAIT: Opposition MPs yesterday cancelled a planned gathering in support of leading opposition lawmaker Bader Al-Dahoum - whose National Assembly membership is...

Kuwait Embassies mark 60th National, 30th Liberation days

NEW DELHI/ROME/RABAT: Kuwait’s Embassy in New Delhi celebrated the 60th National Day and the 30th Liberation Day late Friday. Due to the COVID-19 situation,...

MP threatens PM with grilling if Cabinet not formed in a week

By B Izzak KUWAIT: Opposition MP Osama Al-Munawer yesterday threatened to file a grilling that will end the political career of HH the Prime Minister...

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