Crime

‘Expats will be deportated if driving without licence or taking passengers’

KUWAIT CITY, March 28: Acting Assistant Undersecretary for Traffic Affairs Major General Fahad Al-Shuwei, during the ceremony, highlighted the controversies related to major traffic violations which result in deportation of an expatriate violator. He assured expatriates by saying, “There will be no deportation except for two cases, which are driving …

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Blogger and Royal acquitted

KUWAIT CITY, March 28: The Criminal Court Wednesday acquitted a blogger against whom a State Security case was filed for publishing false news on social media, misusing smartphone and planning to carry out attacks in the country. The court released the blogger without bail. The Public Prosecution had issued a …

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10-year jail for DAESHi Filipina upheld

KUWAIT CITY, March 28: The Court of Appeals presided over by Judge Nasser Salem Al-Haidi upheld the verdict issued by the lower court, which sentenced a Filipina woman who was accused of joining DAESH to ten-year imprisonment with hard labor followed by deportation. According to the case file, Ministry of …

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988 abandoned cars lifted

KUWAIT CITY, March 28: The Municipal Services Audit and Follow-up Department in Capital Municipality launched an inspection campaign on commercial shops to ensure validity of licenses, during which 53 citations were issued and 177 violating advertisements were removed, reports Al-Seyassah daily. In a press statement, Director of the department Iman …

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Expat jumps from 3rd floor; Ancient Holy Quran stolen

KUWAIT CITY, March 28: An Arab expatriate sustained fractures when he jumped from his fl at on the third floor of a building in Hawally area when fire broke out in the flat. According to sources, when the Control Room of Kuwait Fire Service Directorate (KFSD) received information about a …

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Cop runs over Filipina

KUWAIT CITY, March 27:  Police have arrested the hit-and-run motorist who had knocked down a Filipina while crossing a road in Salmiya and escaped from the scene, reports Al-Rai daily. The victim, who was rushed to the Mubarak Al-Kabir Hospital, is suffering from fractures and severe abrasions. Investigations conducted by the …

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177 Kuwaitis among 428 dead in 71,161 accidents filed in ’17

KUWAIT CITY, March 27: Annual statistics issued by the General Directorate of the General Traffic Department shows 71,161 accidents took place in 2017, as a result of which 428 victims died, 177 of them Kuwaitis, 21 bedoun, 16 citizens from the GCC countries and 214 people of various nationalities, reports …

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GCC woman aborts foetus

KUWAIT CITY, March 27: An unidentified GCC woman is receiving treatment at the Adan Hospital under police security, reports Al-Anba daily. The daily added, the 24-yearold woman became sick after she allegedly attempted to abort her fetus by taking medicine pills. She arrived at the hospital when her condition was …

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Fraud money exchange shut

KUWAIT CITY, March 27: The concerned authorities have shut down a money exchange office for cheating expatriates and bedoun, reports Al-Anba daily. The daily quoting police said this came after the security authorities received several complaints that the money they sent to their family and friends was not delivered. Sources …

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Father, son die in highway accident

KUWAIT CITY, March 27: A Kuwaiti citizen and his son died in a traffic accident that took place on Sixth Ring Road opposite Jahra Industrial Area. According to security sources, when the Operations Room of Ministry of Interior received information about an accident on the road, securitymen, and paramedics rushed …

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