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Ashour not impressed with some members of new Cabinet line-up

‘Voters want MPs to perform their role’ KUWAIT CITY, Dec 16: MP Saleh Ashour described the recent formation of the Cabinet as “massacre”, reports Al-Shahed daily. During an interview in Al- Shahed satellite TV channel, he explained that eight of the replaced Cabinet members in the former government were close …

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MP warns on favoritism – Meeting held on ‘imprisoned’

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 12: MP Riyadh Al-Adsani has warned the new government against appointment of officials based on favoritism, claiming HH the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah played a minor role in the selection of Cabinet members as this task was carried out by the Parliament Speaker and …

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Nine new as Amir confirms Cabinet – Amir’s son named Defense Minister

SPEAKER URGES GOVERNMENT BE GIVEN CHANCE TO WORK KUWAIT CITY, Dec 11: His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received Monday at Sief Palace His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah. During the reception, His Highness the Premier presented the new formation of the State …

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Lawmakers react to likely Cabinet picks – Focus on Jerusalem

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 10: National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Al-Ghanim adjourned Sunday the special session for discussing national unity and reconciliation due to lack of quorum and absence of the government. Earlier, members of executive and legislative authorities were invited to a special session on Sunday in accordance with Article 72 …

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‘New govt work mechanism will determine its success or failure’

Government must attend special session on nat’l reconciliation: MP KUWAIT CITY, Dec. 9: The structure and work mechanism of the new government will determine success or failure of its relationship with the legislative authority; hence, the need to learn from past mistakes and there should be changes in the way …

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Jordanian Interpol nab 18th accused in Assembly storming

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 6: The Jordanian Interpol has arrested Ahmed Farraj Khalifa Al-Khalifa, believed to be the 18th accused in the case of storming the Kuwaiti National Assembly, reports Al-Rai daily. A security source said Al-Khalifa, who was sentenced to seven years imprisonment was picked up while planning to escape …

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APPEALS VERDICT ‘HARSH’ … MP CONFIDENT OF ACQUITTAL

Special session may clear sports law – December deadline looms KUWAIT CITY, Nov 29: National Assembly Speaker Marzouq Ali Al-Ghanim has asked the government to attend the special session slated for Sunday to discuss the sports draft law in view of the latest developments in the move to lift suspension of …

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New govt likely to be formed Sunday: report

‘Stormers’ contact Amiri Diwan for amnesty KUWAIT CITY, Nov 29, (Agencies): The names of ministers in the new government are expected to be announced next Sunday and they are will most likely take the oath of office before His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al- Ahmad on Monday, reports Al-Anba daily. His …

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No action on MP ‘stormers’ – Ruling awaited

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 28: The National Assembly will not take any action regarding the MPs convicted of storming the legislative building until the Court of Cassation issues its ruling, says Speaker Marzouq Al- Ghanim. On the parliamentary immunity, Al-Ghanim explained the immunity must be lifted before the indictment, while there …

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MP urges holding regular sessions

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 26: MP Osama Al- Shaheen has suggested holding the regular session of the National Assembly even without the government, considering a number of legislative and supervisory priorities have been pending for quite some time. Al-Shaheen pointed out there are many vital bills in the agenda of the …

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