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Arab Times

54 ambulances with online services join fleet

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 10, (KUNA): Fifty-four ambulances that are linked to hospital casualty departments and other ambulances via the internet will join the fleet as of Sunday, Minister of Health Dr Ali Al-Obaidi announced late Saturday. “The online services will enable doctors on board of the new ambulances to consult …

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Proposal to raise power charges for chalets, farms and complexes – Sponsors asked to seek KD 250 refund for each worker

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 10: The Economic Affairs Committee in the Cabinet has asked the Finance Ministry to consider the study on the proposal to increase fees for electricity in chalets, farms and investment complexes, reports Al-Qabas daily quoting sources. Sources explained this is part of the proposed changes in the …

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Panel tackles real estate properties Kuwaiti women pass on to children

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 10: The parliamentary Women and Family Affairs Committee on Sunday discussed with representatives of the Justice Ministry the registration of real estate properties which Kuwaiti women married to non-Kuwaitis pass on to their children. Committee Chairman MP Saleh Ashour explained the law stipulates that the right to …

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Driving license validity

I have a query regarding the validity of Kuwait driving license. It was issued in 2011 and I left Kuwait for 2 years. I came back on another visa but with the same Civil ID number. The validity of my license shows the year 2021. Will it be a problem …

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‘Open asylum policies pose big future threat to Europe societies’ – ‘Deport law-breakers’

According to the BBC, “German Chancellor Angela Merkel has proposed changes to make it easier to deport asylum-seekers who commit crimes, after the New Year’s Eve sex attacks on women in Cologne. The attacks, which victims say were carried out by men of North African and Arab appearance, have called …

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GCC foreign ministers denounce Iran interference in Saudi affairs

RIYADH, Jan 9, (Agencies): The GCC Ministerial Council (Foreign Ministers) on Saturday denounced Iran’s “blatant interference” in the internal affairs of Saudi Arabia. The Council’s 42nd extraordinary meeting held in Riyadh today voiced support to the measures the Kingdom took to fi ght terrorism, Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir told …

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Merkel backs expelling convicted refugees – Cologne police chief removed following assaults

MAINZ, Germany, Jan 9, (Agencies): Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday backed a sharp toughening of expulsion rules for convicted refugees, saying that even those who have been given suspended sentences should also be required to leave Germany. “If a refugee flouts the rules, then there must be consequences, that means …

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Huge Catholic parade held under heavy security in Manila

More than a million Filipino Roman Catholic devotees jammed Manila’s streets Saturday for an annual procession of a centuries-old statue of Christ that was held under extra heavy security following the Paris attacks. About 5,000 police and soldiers were deployed to secure the daylong procession of the Black Nazarene in …

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IS sympathizer shoots cop in chilling ambush

NEW YORK, Jan 9, (AFP): A man claiming allegiance to the Islamic State extremist group shot and seriously wounded a police officer in Philadelphia, opening fire multiple times at point-blank range with a stolen police gun before he was arrested, officials said Friday. The apparent assassination attempt comes amid heightened …

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