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Friday , November 16 2018


3 border police get 10 years prison for letting criminal flee

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 5: The Criminal Court imposed 10- year jail sentence with hard labor on three employees assigned in Nuwaiseeb Border post for helping a fugitive escape from the country. The fugitive was sentenced to 10 years in prison in absentia for his involvement in the ‘Fintas’ group case. …

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Unions stage protest

Chairman of Kuwait Trade Union Federation (KTUF) Salem Al-Ajmi is in awe of threats some individuals have been making to file complaints with international organizations against the State of Kuwait. He added such steps should not be taken by any honorable citizen irrespective of their conflict with the local authorities. …

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Cheats face one year in jail, KD 5,000 fi ne

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 5: A proposal has been prepared by unidentifi ed sources on the cost of recruiting domestic workers (servants) subject to approval by the ministries of Interior and Social Affairs and Labor which will then be circulated among the domestic labor offi ces, reports Al- Qabas daily. The …

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No ‘amnesty’ plan on cards for illegal residents: official

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 4: Director- General of the General Administration for Residence Affairs Major-General Talal Ma’arafi said a lot of decisions – some of which have come into effect – will be applied to bring the situations under control and give the country more stability, reports Al-Rai daily. Speaking on …

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Fake doctor works in hospital for 5 months

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 4: Officers from the Capital Investigation Department arrested a 22-year-old Kuwaiti for pretending to be a doctor as he joined the medical staff of Amiri Hospital where he worked for five months although he holds a certificate from the Commercial Studies College. A security source said an …

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Judge throws out case filed by Kuwaiti woman against ‘royal’

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 4: The Civil Section of the Court of First Instance chaired by Judge Nawaf Buslaib dismissed a case filed by a Kuwaiti woman against a ruling family member (husband of the woman’s niece) on allegations that she encouraged the niece to misbehave with the husband and also …

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Between the rock & deep blue sea – Indian sailors seek help

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 4: Four Indian sailors who were arrested on May 2013 by the Kuwait Coast Guard along with their captain and charged by the authorities with ‘smuggling’ diesel remain stranded in ‘no man’s land’. The men identified as S.S., R.K. R.S. and J.A., who hail from Rajasthan, Bihar, …

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‘Rambo’ acquitted of forming gang to steal mobile phones

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 3: The Criminal Court acquitted a member of a gang, identified as ‘Rambo’, of stealing mobile phones. Case files indicate the gang steals mobile phones from shops by using white weapons and forcing sellers to give them the items. One of the gang members was arrested when …

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Families fight – Dead in mishap

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 3: A citizen met his untimely death when his vehicle toppled near Abdali farms. Acting on information, a team of security operatives accompanied paramedics to the scene and dealt with the incident. The remains were referred to Forensics for autopsy. Meanwhile, a 13-year old citizen was admitted …

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Clip on Ethiopian women sparks uproar

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 3: A video clip filmed inside a women’s prison in Kuwait and posted on the social media websites has sparked anger and controversy in the African Continent and particularly in Ethiopia, reports Al-Rai daily. The video clip purportedly shows a group of Ethiopian women detainees (domestic workers) currently …

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