KD 2,000 worth of fake coins confiscated at airport cargo

In a bizarre case described as ‘the first of its kind in Kuwait,’ customs officers yesterday confiscated a shipment containing forged 100 fils valued at KD 2,000 in total before it made its way inside Kuwait. Customs officers became suspicious of a parcel weighing nearly 127 kilograms that arrived at Kuwait International Airport from an Asian country. They obtained a warrant to open and search the parcel, upon which they discovered the fake coins. Concerned authorities were informed about the smuggling...

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Bengaluru-based Mantri Developers’ Director stopped from flying to Singapore

Following a lookout notice in a cheating case, Snehal Mantri the wife of Sushil Mantri, the chairman and managing director of Mantri Developers Pvt Ltd, was detained shortly after she arrived at the airport to take a flight to Singapore.The director of Bengaluru real estate group Mantri Developers, Snehal Mantri, was detained at the Indra Gandhi International Airport in Delhi after a lookout notice was issued by the Union Ministry. In July, Eight FIRs were registered against Mantri developers after...

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Winners of Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2019

The Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition, founded in 1965, is an annual international showcase of the best in nature photography. This year, the contest attracted more than 48,000 entries from 100 countries. Wildlife Photographer of the Year is developed and produced by the Natural History Museum, London. The owners and sponsors have once again been kind enough to share the following 15 winning images from this year’s competition. The museum’s website has images from previous years and more...

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Arrival of H.H with Kuwait Airforce Escort

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The King and Queen of Netherlands visited a Delhi Govt School

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Miss Kohima contestant is viral for her message to PM Modi

A contestant of the Miss Kohima 2019 beauty pageant has made headlines for her response to a question involving Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The contest was held in the Nagaland capital Kohima on October 5.During the question and answer round, Vikuonuo Sachu was asked by one of the judges about the thing that she would tell PM Modi if he invited her for a chat. Pat came her response as she told the jury without batting an eyelid, "If I were invited by the PM of India, I would tell him to focus more...

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Bhopal man dupes 50 women with job promise to meet expenses of 5 ‘wives’

Madhya Pradesh Special Task Force (STF) has busted a gang that defrauded over 50 women by promising jobs at the All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS) in Bhopal.The Madhya Pradesh Police had received a complaint that some people are duping women by promising them jobs as nurses at the premier state-run hospital. The matter was then handed over to the STF.After investigation, the STF arrested the leader of the gang Dilshad Khan, resident of Jabalpur and his associate Alok Kumar who is a resident...

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Apple’s lower prices and user’s ageing handsets are pushing iPhone demand

Apple Inc. is seeing higher iPhone demand than it expected, thanks to two forces consumers find hard to resist: falling prices and the inevitable aging of older models.Since missing holiday sales targets last year, the company has cut some prices and offered more attractive trade-in deals. The iPhone 11 went on sale Sept. 20 at $699 — $50 below the previous iPhone XR, for a more capable device.That’s coincided with the steady aging of iPhone 6 and 6s models, which broke Apple sales records when...

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35 Foreigners Dead As Bus Collides With Excavator In Saudi: Report

Those involved were Arab and Asian pilgrims, according to local media, who carried pictures of the bus engulfed in flames and with its windows blown out to local media, who carried pictures of the bus engulfed in flames and with its windows blown out.The injured have been transferred to Al-Hamna Hospital, SPA added, and authorities have launched an investigation.The accident comes after four British pilgrims were killed and 12 others injured in Saudi Arabia when their bus collided with a fuel tanker...

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National Anthem echoes across Mubarakiya Market on Amir’s comeback

Kuwait’s top bazaar Al-Mubarakiya Market, is witnessing a festival on return of His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah to the homeland.The market, located in the heart of the capital and renowned for displayed handicraft products and genuine traditional industries, is ornamented with a huge portrait of His Highness the Amir.The grand portrait, placed at Al-Gharbally market within the spacious bazaar, is captioned, ‘A message of faithfulness and love.’ Organizers of the activity,...

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