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11 arrested for smoking at Kuwait Airport

The Environment and Judicial Police officers have issued citations against 20 against violators of the Environment Protection Law, reports Al-Rai daily. The daily add...

Kuwait warns of travel to Indian virus-hit areas

Kuwaiti Embassy in New Delhi issued a warning on Thursday to Kuwaiti citizens in India and those planning to travel to the nation to avoid regions affected by the deadly...

His Highness Amir urges police to firmly enforce law, confront violators

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah urged on Wednesday the interior ministry to double efforts to curb crimes and negative phenomena in the soc...

First phase of railway to be awarded next year

The first phase of the railway project connecting the Saudi borders to the center of Kuwait City is expected to be given to the winning consortium by next year. Ku...

Two injured in co-op fire

Kuwait Fire Service Directorate (KFSD) announced Wednesday that a fire erupted at Hadiya Co-operative Society causing two injuries but it was brought under control. T...

H.D. Kumaraswamy sworn in as Chief Minister of Karnataka

JD(S) leader H D Kumaraswamy was today sworn-in as Karnataka chief minister at a grand ceremony attended by a galaxy of top leaders and regional satraps in a rare publi...

Officials stressed need to tighten punishments for traffic violations

Undersecretary of Ministry of Interior Lieutenant General Mahmoud Al-Dousari, in his meeting with the relevant leaders in the ministry, reviewed the recommendations of...

Indian Ambassador met Speaker Marzouq Ali Al-Ghanim

Indian Ambassador to Kuwait Sri K Jeeva Sagar today visited Speaker of the National Assembly Marzouq Ali Al-Ghanim. The meetings dealt with enhancing cooperation bet...

Renew work permits six months before expiry

The Public Authority for Manpower is working on allowing expats to renew their work permits six months before they expire. According to local report, this facility will ...

No work permit for graduates under 30 from July

Public Authority for Manpower confirmed that the decision to stop granting visas to postgraduates and graduates under 30 will go in effect at the start of July. The law ...

No of expat workers up in last year

The number of expatriate labor forces in Kuwait increased slightly in one year according to recent statistics. However, the last three months of 2017 shows a drop in the...

Jazeera Airways announces start of flights from new dedicated terminal on May 22

Jazeera Airways, Kuwait's leading low-cost airline, operating regionally and internationally, officially inaugurated the Jazeera terminal (T5) at the Kuwait Internationa...

Bachelors evicted from 55 buildings

Capital Municipality Emergency Team has evicted bachelors from 55 buildings in line with Law No.125/2008. According to local daily Arab Times, several complaints conce...

5,879 expats deported for infectious diseases in last two years

A total of 5,879 expatriates have been deported since 2016 because of infectious diseases. Health Minister Sheikh Dr Basel Al-Sabah explained that the deported cases...

Indian Engineers residency issue: Embassy followup continues

In its followup meeting by the Indian Embassy in Kuwait with the Public Authority of Manpower (PAM) on the issue of NBA accreditation and actual processing of residency ...

About 8,000 expatriates deported this year

About 8,000 expatriates were deported from the country in the year 2018 until May 15th, local media reported. According to report, this roughly works out to 59 detain...

Total number of expats in public sector down by 23.14%

The total number of expatriates working in the public sector has decreased one year since the policy of replacing foreign employees with citizens was launched. Accord...

Yeddyurappa steps down as Karnataka CM before trust vote

Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa resigned on Saturday before facing a crucial trust vote in the Karnataka Assembly with numbers stacked against the BJP in the newly elect...

Large number of Indian school students attends Inter School Photography Contest “Eternal Moments” at FAIPS DPS

In its continuous endeavour to boost the creative minds, the FAIPS DPS conducted the unique "Eternal Moments" interschool photography contest for the Indian school stu...

Hot weather expected for weekend

Weather conditions will remain steady in the country during the weekend, with the temperature starting to rise, Kuwait Meteorological Center forecast yesterday. All weat...

Gulfmart Distributes the Grand Draw Prizes of its “Get a Chance to Win $130,000” Promotion

The sun shined brightly on Gulfmart as it distributed the Grand Draw Prizes of its Get a Chance to Win $130,000” Promotion on May 15, 2018 at its Gulfmart Shuwaikh store...

Yeddyurappa sworn-in as Karnataka Chief Minister

BJP's legislature party leader B.S. Yeddyurappa was sworn-in as the Karnataka Chief Minister here on Thursday hours after the Supreme Court gave the go-ahead in a pre-da...

Grand Mosque capacity limited due to constructions

The Grand Mosque will have a maximum capacity of 18,000 worshippers this year; a limited number compared to previous Ramadan seasons due to expansion works of the First ...

Police report is a must to repair damaged car

The Jahra police have arrested an Egyptian car mechanic for repairing damaged cars of reckless motorists and the cars which get damaged during illegal road races. Ac...

Philippines lifts ban on Filipino domestic workers to Kuwait

Philippines President Duterte ordered last night the lifting of the total ban on the deployment of Filipino workers to Kuwait in what can be seen as a major step in the...

IIK Community News...

Cultural Grandeur of Bunts Showcased During ‘Buntaayana 2018’

Buntara Sangha Kuwait celebrated its annual event – ‘Buntaayana 2018’ on a grand scale at the Cambridge English School, Mangaf Kuwait on Friday 4th May 2018.The concep...

Mr. Jignesh Shah honored with ASSE Kuwait Chapter Safety Professional of the Year (SPY) Award 2018

Mr. Jignesh Shah, International Member of our chapter was honored with “ASSE Kuwait Chapter’s Safety Professional of the Year (SPY) Award 2018” during 8th GCC HSSE Excel...

Tulu Koota Kuwait – Rasamanjari 2018 A Mega Musical Extravaganza

Tulu Koota Kuwait – Rasamanjari 2018 Mega Musical Extravaganza a Live Musical Nite and much more Tulu Koota Kuwait, under the skilled leadership of President Mr. Wils...

Saradhi Kuwait organized Women’s Day - 2018

Saradhi Vanitha Vedhi, Kuwait organized a Health Awareness, Educational and Fun filled Interactive Session exclusively for female members on 11th March 2018 from 10.00 a...

CASS, Kuwait ( Chettikulangara Amma Seva Samathi, Kuwait) Conducted Annual General Body Meeting

CASS Kuwait, one of the leading Social, cultural organizations registered under the Indian Embassy. We are stepping in to the successful forth year. After its unbeaten O...

Tamilnadu Engineers Forum (TEF) organized Kodai Vizha 2018

Tamilnadu Engineers Forum (TEF) Kuwait, the One & Only ISO certified, non-profitable, voluntary service organization in the region had organized Kodai Vizha finale on ...


A thought for Ramadan

Sunday, the 13th of May, 2018 Festival greetings, Happy Sunday greetings Mother’s Day greetings


Kuwait Cricket - A Sense of accomplishment: Herschelle Gibbs

In the recently concluded ICC World Twenty20 Asia Qualifiers ‘A’ , the Kuwait's national crick


Raindrops - Usual and Unusual Stories of love by Dr. Navniit Gandhi

Dear Readers, Dr Navniit Gandhi has penned a collection of 19 true, usual and a little unusu


Love is in air when he sings, Shahbaz Aman

What could be the appropriate adjective to describe this man; singer; composer; or an unusual embod


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


Zafran Indian Bistro with innovative Indian Cuisines

Indian Cuisines are packed with interesting ingredients and enticing aromas that make it super deli


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


KCWA organized ‘Play on Indoor Sports’

Kuwait Canara Welfare Association (KCWA), for the first time organized an Indoor “Play on Sports” e


Don Bosco Oratory (DBO) Beat Kuwait Independents Hockey (KIH) 1/0 in The First 2018 DBO Hockey Tourunament

Kuwait, Ahmadi – 12 May 2018, in what would one say “breathless showpiece” DBO and KIH. It was anot


Kuwait Cricket set to host ICC World Twenty20 Asia Qualifier ‘A’

Whilst this is not the first International tournament to be hosted in Kuwait, this particular editi


Himanta Biswa Sarma elected BAI President

Assam Health and Education Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma was on Tuesday unanimously elected the Badm


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