Tuesday , January 23 2018

Crime

Stray dogs, animals on rise

With the increase in population and the construction of new cities on the periphery, and near land, the number of stray dogs and stray animals has increased, particularly in areas which have the aspect of a desert, reports Al-Qabas daily. Despite the efforts of the competent authorities in the State, …

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Two activists accused of leaking CSC data released – Prosecution probes petition

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 27: The Public Prosecution released activists Ali Al-Thuweini and Najat Al-Qallaf on KD 1000 bail per person. The duo is accused of leaking and publishing data of the Civil Service Commission. It is worthy of note the Public Prosecution detained the two activists last Thursday in order …

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10,000 Filipinos living illegally in Kuwait, says Philippine envoy

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 26: The Philippine Ambassador to Kuwait, Renato Pedro Villa said some 10,000 Filipinos are living illegally in Kuwait, including 8,000 domestic workers who have fled their sponsors and pointed to the presence of about 60 Filipinos at the labor center, some of them are accused of illegitimate pregnancies, …

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Tons of Indian shrimps flood market despite ban – report – ‘Unholy sex’ offered by males at massage parlour

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 26: About 183,000 tons of Indian shrimps have sneaked into the country and flooded the Kuwaiti markets despite a ban issued on their import, reports Al-Seyassah daily. According to an informed source, Indian shrimps found their way to the Kuwaiti markets despite ministerial decisions that banned them …

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Man gets 5-years jail for setting citizen’s car alight – Fighting case in Morocco

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 26: In an unprecedented action, Lawyer Ali Hassan Al-Kandari left the country for the Kingdom of Morocco to submit a petition and file lawsuit against a Moroccan for blackmailing a Kuwaiti citizen. Al-Kandari is the first Kuwaiti lawyer who has gone this far to submit a petition …

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‘Embassy in Turkey following up issue of arrested Kuwaiti citizen’ – Al-Shatti accused of smuggling ‘relics’

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 26, (Agencies): Kuwait’s Ambassador to Turkey Ghassan Al-Zawawi stated the embassy is following up the issue of Kuwaiti citizen Abdullah Al-Shatti arrested recently by the Turkish security authorities for smuggling relics of the Ottoman period. Al-Zawawi said the embassy communicated news about the arrest in Ankara to …

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Cost of sacrificial sheep expected to rise sharply – High import costs

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 26: Citizens and observers say as the Eid Al-Adha festival approaches, the cost of sacrificial ‘sheep’ is expected to rise sharply due to lack of buyers, supply and high import costs, reports Al-Shahed daily. They say that due to the high import costs and the reluctance of …

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4,000 bottles of foreign liquor seized – Ministry called upon to verify teachers qualification docus

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 24: Secretary of the Kuwait Society for Education Quality (KSEQ) Hashem Al-Refa’ei said the society has called upon the Ministry of Education and Higher Education to check the qualification certificates of expatriate teachers also instead of focusing only on the Kuwaiti teachers, reports Al-Shahed daily. Al-Refa’ei was …

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Man acquitted in drugs case, violating red light – Not guilty in assault issue

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 24: The Criminal Court acquitted a citizen of possessing and consuming intoxicants (Methamine and Amphetamine), driving under the influence of drugs and crossing the red light. Case files indicate the Public Prosecution charged the citizen with possession and consumption of drugs, driving under the influence and crossing …

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Kuwaiti surgeon conducts 12 operations on Syrian refugees – 4 surgeries took 12 hours: Al-Hajri

ANKARA, Aug 24, (KUNA): Kuwaiti surgeon at Al-Farwaniya Hospital Dr. Faisal Al-Hajri has conducted 12 urological surgeries to Syrian refugees in Al-Rihaneya in Hatay province southern Turkey. Al-Hajri said in a statement to KUNA that he started his seventh volunteering trip to Al-Amal hospital on Tuesday and was able to …

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