3 Asians die while making liquor

 Three Asian expatriates died after inhaling gas while manufacturing liquor inside a store in Sulaibikhat area. According to a security source, when the Operations Room of Ministry of Interior received a call from a resident in the area about a strong smell of gas in the vicinity of the rented building,...

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17 Ethiopians held for running fake maids office

Securitymen arrested 17 Ethiopians for running a fake domestic labor office. These 17 suspects were reported as absconding and some of them are wanted by law.According to a security source, the gang that run the office was cheating Kuwaiti citizens and expatriates, and providing shelter and illegal employment...

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Maryam App spreads fear among parents

 “Maryam” application is the newest controversial game, with a basic rhetoric of attempting to lead a lost girl back to her home by asking the player a series of personal questions based on psychological implications and fear factors.This brings back to mind the infamous suicide-enabling “Blue...

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Information recorded in passports do not match, Expats prevented from leaving the country

Ministry of Interior prevented some expatriates from leaving the country because the information recorded in their passports do not match that in the ministry’s system.Director-General of Kuwait Airport Security Major General Walid Al-Saleh said airport security officers discovered that the data recorded...

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New power tariff from Aug 22; might cause huge burden on expats

As the new electricity tariff comes into effect on Tuesday, many citizens and expatriates have registered resentment on the implementation of the decision, especially as it coincides with the new fees for health services provided to expatriates by the State.They lamented the tariffs might not add much...

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Critically acclaimed Kannada movie “Ondu Motteya Kathe” being showcased at Kuwait cinemas

Kannada language romantic comedy film written and directed by debutant Raj B. Shetty who also appears in the lead role is currently being showcased at Kuwait theatres Cinescape from 17th to 23rd August 2017, Ajial at 6:45 PM and 6:40 PM at Avenues Mall.It’s very rare that a Kannada movie is being...

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Murder, violent crime sees steep rise, says MoI report

 Ministry of Interior recently released official statistics indicating the country has been witness to series of murder cases and other heinous crimes on daily basis, with an average of 220 traffic accidents, 83 fights, 90 violent attacks on children and 10 illicit drug cases — as recorded by concerned...

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Residency Affairs Department detected 16 closed companies having 116 employees under their sponsorship

Officers from the Residency Affairs Department detected 16 closed companies having 116 employees under their sponsorship, in addition to a bogus domestic recruitment agency, and arrested four African housemaids whose sponsors have registered absconding cases against them. The four Africans confessed...

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Hawalli Municipality issued 33 citations for various violations

Emergency team at Hawalli Municipality issued 33 citations for various violations in a recent campaign on restaurants and shops in the governorate, reports Al-Seyassah daily.In a statement, head of the team Riyad Al-Rabe’e said campaign conducted in the morning and afternoon shifts aims to enforce...

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MP urges Minister of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs to remove parking barrier placed by Imam

MP Ahmad Al- Fadhel has urged Minister of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs to order the removal of the barrier put in place by one of the imams in West Mishref in the parking lot of a mosque in the area, as this barrier is preventing worshippers from using some parking spaces, reports Al-Shahed daily.MP Al-Fadhel...

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