Petty problems

Lately, I've noticed that since the past few years, corruption and petty bribery have become a way of life in Kuwait. We never experienced...

Conscripts

I salute the decision by the Ministry of Interior to start military conscription for Kuwaitis who turn 18. The decision was taken in 2015,...

Slippers & Democracy

Watching the ugly scenes which took place in the parliament on Monday was really shocking for the nation. It's not the first time, of...

Regulation, not discrimination

I received a recording on WhatsApp yesterday of a Saudi imam delivering a sermon in a mosque. I was impressed by his speech. It...

Chaos creates opportunities-II

Guys, yesterday I told you chaos creates opportunities. Today, the government is not wasting any time since global oil prices fell a little over...

Is the sky falling?

The market is scared nowadays. It's very gloomy, and it's not due to dust storms and bad weather. Instead, the atmosphere is highly affected...

Letters to Badrya

Madam, I read your column in Kuwait Times. I'm an Indian and work here for only KD 100. We leave our countries and spend a...

Not security, for heaven’s sake

Oh, at last - a light, said Columbus. At last the miracle happened and we wake up to the fact that our airport security...

This is apartheid

After many sessions since the government started suggesting increasing the prices of petrol and water for the nation and took it to the parliament...

Why not the whole country?

Nothing thrills me like the suggestions of our honorable gentlemen in the parliament. I wish one day I wake up and see a suggestion...

Beyond justification

How fair is the airline business? The whole world was shocked and horrified to see a passenger pulled by force from his seat on...

Well done, London

It was a big success for minorities this weekend. Electing Sadiq Khan as the mayor of London is no small thing. London is considered...

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14th July