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Amir condoles on bridge collapse

At least 30 killed in Italy KUWAIT CITY, Aug 14, (Agencies): His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah on Tuesday sent a cable of condolences to Italian President Sergio Mattarella expressing sincere grief towards the motorway bridge that collapsed in the northern Italian city Genoa and the damage …

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Police suspect attack terror

Car hits London cyclists LONDON, Aug 14, (AP): A car plowed into pedestrians and cyclists near the Houses of Parliament in London during the morning rush hour Tuesday, injuring three people in what police suspect is the latest in a string of attacks in the British capital that used vehicles …

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Sheikha Fareeha Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah dies, 74

Amiri Diwan mourns passing KUWAIT CITY, Aug 13, (KUNA): In the early hours of Monday, Kuwait mourned the death of Sheikha Fareeha Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, President of the Kuwait Association for the Ideal Family, who passed away at the age of 74. Sheikha Fareeha was the daughter of the late …

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‘Health relief for expatriates soon’

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 13, (KUNA): The official spokesperson of the Ministry of Health and Director of Vocational Health Department Dr Ahmad Al-Shatti disclosed that expatriates will soon have health relief, which will include the provision of healthcare services at moderate prices to ensure a balance between insurance coverage and healthcare …

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Kuwait ‘cracks down’ on proliferation of mosques

Ministry toughens conditions MANAMA, Aug 13: Kuwait has issued a list of new criteria to help rein in rogue mosques which abuse the system, reports Gulf News. Under the new measures announced by Islamic Affairs Minister Fahad Al-Afasi, the mosque must have an area of at least 1,000 square metres, …

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MP offers condolences … recalls philanthropy, kindness

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 13: MP Riyadh Al-Adsani sent condolences to His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah and the whole Al- Sabah Family on the demise of Sheikha Fareeha Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah. The lawmaker described Sheikha Fareeha as a …

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Kuwait sends 4 seawater desalination units to Iraq

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 13, (KUNA): At the discretion of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al- Ahmad Al-Jaber Al- Sabah, the State of Kuwait on Monday sent four seawater desalination units to Iraq. A technical team of the Kuwaiti Ministry of Electricity and Water delivered the units to officials of …

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‘Will not amend status for those who got degree while at work’

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 12: The Ministry of Public Works said it is refusing to amend the status of some employees who while on duty have obtained new graduation certificates, reports Al-Anba daily. The daily added, the refusal comes following the issue of forged educational certificates. The source added, however the …

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‘High number of divorce cases needs serious actions to curb’

Lack of sufficient info among couples key reason: Qasha’an KUWAIT CITY, Aug 12: The number of divorce cases has increased in Kuwait, reaching about 5,000 cases per year, 29 percent of which occur during the first year of the relevant couples’ marriage, reports Al-Shahed daily quoting a number of academic …

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‘Kuwait Hajj Caravan committed to provide pilgrims best services’

‘Awqaf’ eyes mechanism to reduce prices in next season KUWAIT CITY, Aug 12: Minister of Justice, Awqaf and Islamic Affairs Dr Fahad Al-Affasi has affirmed that Kuwait Hajj Caravan remains committed in providing the best services to pilgrims, reports Al-Qabas daily. In his interview with the daily, Al-Affasi unveiled the …

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