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His Highness the Prime Minister attends Avenues Mall 4th phase opening

His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah attended and patronized the ceremony for the opening of the fourth phase in the Avenues mall on...

LuLu Hypermarket launches Food Expo 2018

LuLu Hypermarket, the leading regional retailer, launched its eagerly awaited annual 'Food Expo’ on 21 March at its Al Rai outlet. Indian Celebrity Chef Vicky Ratnani in...

Water consumption is expected to increase in the summer by 20-30 million gallons

Ministry of Electricity and Water is ready for the summer season and the expected high consumption of electricity in the summer. MEW assistant undersecretary for water...

Mandatory test for workers for approval of work permits

The Public Authority for Manpower proposed an integrated concept to approve skilled workers for 100 professions. Conducting tests for workers in their countries of orig...

Indian Embassy Conducted Made in India Exhibition - 2018

India-Kuwait bilateral relations extend back into history, and are characterized by extreme cordiality, understanding and friendship. This relationship straddles various...

Ministry of Finance postpones preparations towards ‘enforcing’ VAT

Ministry of Finance has postponed the preparations for enforcement of Value Added Tax (VAT) until it is approved by the National Assembly. Al-Qabas reported that acco...

Public auction of impounded vehicles

General Traffic Department (GTD) in the Ministry of Interior has announced the impounded vehicles auction at the KGL garage in Jahra. In a press statement, the depar...

After four years of hope, government confirms death of 39 Indians in Iraq

All 39 Indian construction workers kidnapped by the Islamic State in 2014 from Iraq's city of Mosul have been killed, the government said on Tuesday, confirming the wors...

Kuwait to renovate Al-Zour Power plant

Kuwait’s Minister of Oil and Minister of Electricity and Water Bkheet Al-Rashidi signed a deal worth KD 20 million ($60 million) on Sunday to refurbish units in the coun...

Health fees increase dropped patients’ numbers

Increasing health fees for expatriates had remarkably decreased outpatient appointment waiting periods said Mubarak Hospital’s Manager Dr Nadia AlJumaa. Dr Nadia also a...

Winner of IIK Valentine's Day Greetings Contest received Prize from Jet Airways

Winner of the IIK Valentine's Day Greetings Contest received prizes from Jet Airways in an elegant function held at Jet Airways Head Office in Sharq, Kuwait City. In...

Over 1,000 expats caught in countrywide raids

The Interior Ministry’s relations and security information department said the general security sector carried out several campaigns in all governorates from March 11 t...

Kuwait Darshan 2018- a Cherishable and Memorable Trip for the Indian Women in Kuwait

Indian Women In Kuwait (IWIK), under the guidance of community portal IndiansinKuwait.com, celebrated International Women's Day with a unique and fun-filled Kuwait Darsh...

LuLu Hypermarket holds prize distribution for ‘Win to Drive’ promotion

LuLu Hypermarket, the leading regional retailer, held a prize distribution ceremony on 17 March at its Al Rai outlet to felicitate the lucky winners of the ‘LuLu Win to ...

29,000 expatriates deported in 2017; Indians top the list

Authorities deported around 29,000 expatriates in the year 2017 according to the report published by the local media. This figure roughly works out to 85 people per d...

Kuwait, Philippines sign draft deal to regulate domestic helpers' work

The State of Kuwait, and the Philippines signed a draft deal to regulate the work of domestic helpers, said a Kuwaiti diplomat Saturday. Foreign Ministry Undersecreta...

Obituary: Eliyas (Aneesh)

33 years old Indian national Eliyas (Aneesh) passed away in Kuwait due to heart attack. Eliyas, hails from Kottayam, Kerala, was working as a travel consultant at Eterni...

Indian Embassy to conduct “Made in India Exhibition” on Wednesday

The Embassy of India, Kuwait is organizing a “Made in India Exhibition” on Wednesday 21st March 2018 from 10:00 am to 08:30 pm at Al Dana Ball Room, Hotel Holiday Inn, ...

Health fees increase to stay

The Ministry of Health is not likely to revert the fees to the previous rates, unless a future study suggests that it has negatively affected its efforts to provide prop...

Kuwait witnesses bad weather accompanied by thunder storm

Kuwait witnessed bad weather condition on Friday accompanied by thunder storm, and southeasterly wind at around 50 kilometer/hour, all coupled with dust which minimized ...

Sheikh Abdullah Al Salem Cultural Centre opens for public

Kuwait's new iconic culture center Sheikh Abdullah Al Salem Cultural Centre will open doors for visitors on Wednesday. On this occasion, a number of centre officials ...

First phase of Railway Project expected to be launched by 2023

The Public Authority for Roads and Land Transport plans to appoint a consultant in the third quarter of this year to phrase all tendering documents needed for the railwa...

UAE Exchange Kuwait opened new Branch in Shuwaikh.

UAE Exchange Centre Kuwait ,one of the leading Remittance and Foreign Exchange brands in Kuwait, inaugurated its new branch in Canada Dry Street, Shuwaikh and 24th branc...

Ministry of Public Works terminates 40 expat workers

The Ministry of Public Works (MPW) to notify 40 expatriate employees that their contracts will be terminated effective July 1, 2018. This step comes in line with Civil ...

New postpaid envelope for civil ID renewal

The Public Authority for Civil Information (PAC) issued a new white envelope for civil ID renewal that can easily be obtained from the PACI headquarters and service cent...

IIK Community News...

IMA organised and conducted an Umrah trip to Mecca and Madina

By the Grace of The Almighty Allah (SWT.) Indian Muslim Association (IMA) Kuwait successfully organised and conducted an Umrah trip to Mecca and Madina. Departure via la...

St .Peter’s C.S.I. lnaugurated Vacation Bible School

The inaugural function of St .Peter’s C.S.I. Vacation Bible School was held on the 16th of March 2018, at National Evangelical Church, Kuwait. The program commenced with...

The Indian Art Company (iARTCO) elegantly launched its movie club in Kuwait

The Indian Art Company (iARTCO) launched its movie club leaving behind a day memorable for the entire movie lovers in Kuwait. The movie club marked its beginning by orga...

KTPA Celebrated “International Women’s Day - 2018

KTPA Celebrated “International Women’s Day!-2018” as Madam Muna Al Fuzai Felicitated as the Chief Guest. Kuwait Tamilosai Poets Association (KTPA) convened their 143r...

IEI Kuwait Chapter Membership campaign

The Institution of Engineers (India), Kuwait chapter invites all its members to update their membership information for the year 2017-18 and actively participate in the ...

Kuwait Tamil Sangam (KTS) conducted Mupperum Vizha 2018

Kuwait Tamil Sangam (KTS) has conducted Mupperum Vizha, which combines the celebration of New Year, Pongal and Republic Day on 26th January 2018 at American Internationa...


Don’t Want a Day… Want a Deal!

I am a Woman and like me, there are countless other women out there who do not want Days to commemo


My heart, my soul and all my sincerity is for this country – Ajiaz Ahmad Sarfaraz

“By serving this great country for more than three decades, I feel that the word ‘great’ fully appl


Teamwork Makes The Dream Work! – Nomaan Sidiq Budroo, Captain of Kuwait U-19 Cricket Team

Kuwait Cricket’s National U 19 team returned home after their best ever performance in the ICC U 19


A Walk in the Garden…

Our garden in Salmiya is an exciting learning-place… Every walk in it, teaches something every time


Take Thoughts Outside Box

"Where are the songs of spring? Ay, where are they?’’ I sighed, when others were busy with Keats, S


‘Be what you are, Do what you can’, a self-confident go getter, N.K. Ramachandran Menon

He believes, ‘No one can influence anyone’. He believes, ‘I can only be me and it is true for ever


How to carry out a winning scientific project?

I have been involved in judging scientific projects in schools and colleges for the past three deca


Extraordinary artist of ribbon work – Mrs Poornima

Hand Embroidery is one of the most beautiful artworks. There are variety of Embroideries which uses


Work hard, but enjoy your job – Ravi Varrier spending 40 years in a company!

Spending long working years with a company may not be a big deal if you are a sincere employee. But


Smart Investing - Diversification is the Mantra: Don’t keep all the eggs in one basket

Investment is an activity which everyone should be involved once they start earning. But where to i


New Menu at Zafran Puts Contemporary Spin on the Traditional

Fans of Zafran can rejoice as the popular Indian bistro launches a new menu this week. The front


A nostalgic and delicious train journey in Kuwait at Kerala Express Restaurant

A train journey during our annual vacation in India is definitely a nostalgic experience for many o


Mughal Mahal Exotica - An aromatic and exotic twist to Indian food

When it comes to Indian food in Kuwait, no doubt ‘Mughal Mahal’ set an example among the residents


Experience Indian Corner Tandoori Nights at Al Manshar Rotana Hotel

Al Manshar Rotana Hotel at Fahaheel, Kuwait launched an authentic Tandoori Night with an Indian cor


Fahaheel English Madrasa wins Shifa Al Jazeera Al-Nahil Soccer Championship Cup

Fahaheel English Madrasa emerges champions in the inter-madrasa soccer championship tournament or


Shifa Al Jazeera Soccer Kerala Fest– 2018 - United Goan Centre (Ugc) Emerge The Champions

United Goan Centre (UGC) on of the oldest Football Club in Kuwait Indian Football Federation, Kuwai


Del Potro eliminates Ferrer at Indian Wells

Sixth-seeded Argentine Juan Martin del Potro rose to the round of 16 of the Indian Wells Masters te


U G C 42nd Edition Football 2018 and Interschool Under - 15 Football Tournament

Wednesday,7th March 2018: Last Friday started off with an early morning kickoff of the conclusion t


Kuwait Cricket Concludes AGM in Emphatic Style Kc President Haider Farman Appoints Gibbs as National Coach

Kuwait Cricket, the official governing body for Cricket in Kuwait, conducted their AGM in a specta