Duterte ‘outraged’ by maid’s death in Kuwait as Manila mulls ‘partial’ deployment ban

MANILA: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is "outraged" by the death of Jeanelyn Padernal Villavende, an overseas Filipino worker (OFW) in...

Lawmaker warns of ‘too large’ expat communities

Ahmad Al-Fadhl KUWAIT: MP Ahmad Al-Fadhl yesterday warned against "too large" expatriate communities, saying they could pose a...

Virus whistleblower doctor punished ‘inappropriately’

Coronavirus: Wuhan police 'inappropriately' punished whistleblower doctor Li Wenliang, Chinese gov't probe concludes. BEIJING: Police in China's virus...

Marcos jewelry being appraised ahead of possible auction

The Philippine government is appraising millions of dollars' worth of jewelry seized three decades ago from Imelda Marcos, the former first lady known mainly...

50 countries including Kuwait support China on Xinjiang-related issues

KUWAIT: 50 Ambassadors from Kuwait and other countries to the UNOG co-signed a letter to the President of the UN Human Rights...

Philippine growth misses forecast as risks loom – Services sector was the main growth...

MANILA: The Philippine economy grew slower than expected in the third quarter, as risks from a leadership change next year and the El Nino...

Philippine FM wants ‘head of maid’s killer’

MANILA: Kuwait's Ambassador to Manila Musaed Saleh Ahmad Al-Thwaikh meets Philippine Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodor Locsin Jr in this photo posted...

Nepal arrests 3 men for quarantine rape

KATHMANDU: A protester holds a placard during a demonstration against the government’s handling of the fight against the COVID-19 coronavirus, in...

Biden lashes out at Trump after win confirmed

WILMINGTON, Delaware: US President-elect Joe Biden is seen with his wife Dr Jill Biden after speaking about the Electoral College vote...

Fresh virus cluster in China raises pandemic control fears

BEIJING: People carry goods out of a side entrance of the Jingshen seafood market yesterday. The market...

Kuwait warns against visiting China; first virus cases in UAE

KUWAIT: Thermal temperature scanners are used to screen passengers for fever upon their arrival at Kuwait international airport yesterday. - AFP...

Tears and fears as India’s huge coronavirus vaccine push falters

GREATER NOIDA, India: India's huge coronavirus vaccination drive is behind schedule, with a third of recipients not showing up for appointments because of safety...

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