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15,447 illegal Sri Lankans in Kuwait – ‘Happy to leave … but worried about future’

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 27: There are about 15,447 Sri Lankans in violation of the residency law in Kuwait, as per a press statement issued by the Sri Lankan Embassy in Kuwait. Recently, Ministry of Interior declared an amnesty period from Jan 29 to Feb 22 for expatriates who do not …

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Ivory Coast woman dies in fall; Lankan drowns in pool

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 12: A 32-yearold woman from Ivory Coast died when she fell from the fourth floor of a building in Jleeb Al-Shuyoukh area, reports Al-Rai daily. According to a security source, when the Operations Room of Ministry of Interior received a call from a Sri Lankan woman who …

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3 Lankans held for helping housemaids escape from sponsors

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 10: Officers from the General Department of Residency Affairs, represented by the Department of Domestic Labor Affairs, arrested three Sri Lankans who used to incite housemaids to escape from their sponsors or from domestic labor offices and then send them to work in the homes of citizens …

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Egyptian parents lock small kids in an apartment and escape; Filipina chases away Sri Lankan ex-lover

KUWAIT CITY, June 14: An Egyptian couple for no apparent reason has reportedly left the country after locking their two sons inside an apartment in Khaitan, reports Al- Anba daily. The boys are believed to be just four and six years old and they were discovered after their grandfather complained …

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Sri Lankan falls to his death

KUWAIT CITY, June 14: The remains of a Sri Lankan expatriate who fell to his death from the third floor of a building in Hawalli area was taken to Forensics by Criminal Evidences Men. Initial investigation revealed the victim was working at a window on the third floor of the …

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Taxi driver beaten, robbed; youth lying in own blood

KUWAIT CITY, June 8: Two unknown individuals attacked a Sri Lankan taxi driver and robbed him of his wallet, which contained KD 45 cash and his official identification documents. According to security sources, the victim reported the incident at Salmiya Police Station, explaining that two unknown individuals flagged down his …

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Sri Lankan commits suicide

KUWAIT CITY, May 31: A Sri Lankan expatriate committed suicide by hanging himself from a tree in Ardiya area. According to security sources, when the Operations Room of Ministry of Interior received information about the incident, securitymen rushed to the location and found the man hanging from the tree with …

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Sri Lankan Sorcerer nabbed

KUWAIT CITY, March 29 Personnel from the Criminal Investigations Department have arrested a Sri Lankan sorcerer, identified as S.A.B., and handed him over to the concerned authorities, reports Al-Anba daily. Police investigations revealed the sorcerer claimed he had special powers to solve problems and cure psychological illnesses for KD 250. …

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Mystery is solved as Lankan admits killing his roommate

KUWAIT CITY, March 2: A Sri Lankan man was arrested for murdering a compatriot woman by setting her on fire while she was sleeping inside an apartment shared by them. In a press statement issued by Ministry of Interior, the General Department of Public Relations and Security Media explained that, …

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Sri Lankan forges salary certificates and bank statements

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 20: A Sri Lankan expatriate was arrested for forging salary certificates and bank statements for a number of individuals from whom he took money for these services. In a press statement issued by Ministry of Interior, the General Department of Public Relations and Security Media at Ministry …

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