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International

Kuwait monitors wounded – Selfie shows alleged Istanbul attacker

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 3, (Agencies): Kuwaitis who were injured in the terrorist attack on a nightclub in Reina, Istanbul, Sunday, are receiving treatment at a …

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With tourists scarce, Egyptians ‘struggle’ to maintain heritage

CAIRO, Jan 3, (AFP): With a shaky economy following years of unrest and a huge drop in tourists, Egypt is struggling to preserve its fabled …

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Dozens of foreign workers have been sentenced to flogging and jail in Saudi over unpaid wages protest

RIYADH: Dozens of foreign workers have been sentenced to flogging and jail for unrest during protests over unpaid wages by Saudi Binladin Group several months …

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Attack that killed Kuwaiti, wounded 5 hit – Arrests made

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 2, (Agencies): The Kuwait Cabinet on Monday voiced emphatic condemnation of a terrorist attack that hit a nightclub in Istanbul early Sunday …

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Yemen’s children starve as war drags on – Bombing, air strike kill 9 civilians

SANAA, Yemen, Jan 2, (Agencies): As the first light of dawn trickles in through the hospital window, 19-year-old Mohammed Ali learns that his two-year-old cousin …

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Iraq bomber kills 36 – ‘DAESH waning in Mosul’

BAGHDAD, Jan 2, (Agencies): A suicide bomber driving a pickup loaded with explosives struck a bustling market in Baghdad on Monday, killing at least 36 …

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AMIR EXPRESSES SOLIDARITY WITH TURKEY – Istanbul massacre claims 39; Kuwaiti killed

ISTANBUL, Jan 1, (Agencies): A gunman opened fire on New Year revellers at a packed nightclub on the shores of Istanbul’s Bosphorus waterway on Sunday …

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Amir deplores Bahrain attack

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 1, (Agencies): His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah has cabled Bahraini King Hamad Bin Issa Al-Khalifa robustly denouncing the …

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‘Islamist terrorism biggest test’ – Improve security: Merkel

BERLIN, Jan 1, (Agencies): Islamist terrorism is the biggest test facing Germany, Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Saturday in a New Year’s address to the …

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Women at wheel of taxis challenge Jordan norms – ‘We are strong and able to work in any area’

AMMAN, Dec 30, (AFP): Nisrin Akoubeh checks the oil and water before getting into her taxi and pulling into Amman’s heavy traffic for another day …

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