Mosafer Insha’Allah?

I had a miserable experience with the Kuwait Mosafer app returning home from a short trip to Jordan. At the Kuwait Airways counter, I...

Thanks, Dr Basel

By Badrya Darwish Hi guys! It's been a long time since I've written, for several reasons that do not concern the public. But today I...

What a shame!

The National Assembly elections took place on Saturday in Kuwait despite the coronavirus and the rain. We...

Our wasted potential

Sajid Javid was appointed home secretary a few days ago in the UK. Javid is the child of immigrants from Pakistan who landed in...

Nuclear issue

What a jinxed situation. It is so ironic and tragic that I've started believing that the dispute with the Philippines is jinxed. The minute...

Exploiting kids

Lately I've noticed on social media - especially Facebook and WhatsApp - that people are using children under eight to publicize special causes -...

Big Yes!

Lately in Kuwait, the news is dominated by stories of expats (wafedeen). At the top of the hour is the dispute between Kuwait and...

Amnesty…is it enough?

It was a great decision by Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Khaled Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah to grant an amnesty to all illegal residents...

$127 billion vs $300 million!

It was shocking to hear that the US may cut aid for Palestinians for disagreeing over the unilateral decision by Washington to recognize Jerusalem...

Are you over 30?

Hi guys, it's been a long time! But it's my habit not to write during Ramadan - to leave the holy month away from...

Cyber-attacks

The recent cyber-attacks that affected many countries around the globe made me think about the future of cybercrime, cyber war and our vulnerabilities. How...

Hypocrisy

Even our best writers are starting to follow the current. In the last few years, and especially the past few months, we have heard...

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20th June