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5 days holiday for Eid Al-Adha

Kuwait cabinet announced that Eid Al-Adha holiday will be for 5 days. According to report, the official holidays will be from Thursday August 31st till Monday Septembe...

India's Supreme Court strikes down instant triple talaq

In a landmark judgment, the Supreme Court on Tuesday by a 3-2 decision struck down the centuries-old practice of instant triple talaq among Indian Muslims as unconstitut...

MPs slam ministers for recruiting expats

Several parliamentarians slammed Ministers for hiring expatriates instead of recruiting the qualified Kuwaitis. According to local media report, MP Abdulkarim Al- Kand...

Lawyer urges MoH to cancel new health charges for expats

Lawyer Hashem Ahmad Al-Rifae submitted a grievance and an appeal to Health Minister Dr Jamal AlHarbi to cancel the new health fees to be imposed on expats. Accordin...

No work permits for North Koreans

Residence Affairs Department of the Ministry of Interior issued a decision not to issue work permits for North Koreans, local media reported. The authorities will als...

Expatriates will not be prevented from travelling if data in passport mismatch with the system

Security sources put an end to the confusion that prevailed among the expatriates whose passport data are different with the information in the system at airports. The ...

Manipulating blood sample: Indian national got bail

Kuwait court granted bail to Indian national who was accused of manipulating blood sample during medical test. Abin Thomas, who was working as staff nurse at Fahaheel cl...

First day of Eid Al-Adha on September 1st

The astronomy department at the Science Club said the first day of Zul Hijja for 1438 will be Wednesday, Aug 23rd. Arafat Day will be on Thursday, Aug 31, and Eid Al-Adh...

VAT to bring KD 600 million income

The amount of tax income expected from imposing value added tax (VAT) and selective tax in the country is nearly KD 600 million, local media reported quoting Finance Min...

Warehouse gutted by fire in Al-Rai, three firefighters injured

Five firefighting squads from Kuwait Fire Service Directorate (KFSD) battled to subdue a fire that broke out at a fodder warehouse in Al-Rai area at 7:24 pm. on Sunday. ...

Kuwaiti citizen arrested for swindling expatriates

Kuwaiti citizen arrested for swindling expatriates by issuing forged entry visas. General Department of Public Relations and Security Media explained that the General ...

IBPC holds an evening of Music by Kuwaiti Singer Mubarak to celebrate Independence Day

Indian Business & Professional Council-Kuwait (IBPC), in association with the Indian Embassy Kuwait, celebrated 71st Independence Day of India with a unique Musical Trib...

Shaastrotsav - Festival of Science – on December 8th; Robotic Football Tournament major attraction

The much awaited Festival of Science – Shaastrotsav – will be held this year on December 8th, organizers announced. Shaastrotsav – Festival of Science established its...

Jleeb police busted large liquor brewery

Farwaniya patrols arrested an Asian in Jleeb after he was seen carrying a large bag containing 13 locallybrewed liquor bottles. Jleeb police then busted a large liquor b...

KNPC to build more gas stations

Kuwait National Petroleum Company is working to build gas stations around the country for all motorists, adding 12 locations were approved by the Municipality and the Ho...

New Tariff from Tuesday; MEW eyes increase in revenues

Minister of Electricity and Water and Oil Essam Al-Marzouq said MEW revenues vary between KD 200-250 million per year. He expected the income to increase to KD 400 milli...

Expats prevented from travelling as data mismatch with ministry system

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. ...

Cricket Legends Dav Whatmore and J.K. Mahindra opens first indoor cricket coaching facilities in Kuwait

In association with Cricket Legends Dav Whatmore and J.K. Mahindra, Sakthy’s Cricket Academy (SCA) opened the first ever indoor cricket coaching academy in Kuwait at In...

Obituary: Rashid M K

Indian national passed away while on duty here in Kuwait. Rashid MK, Hails from Kannur, Kerala passed away whiel on duty. He was working with KFC Americana Company. He w...

New electricity charges from August 22nd

Ministry of Electricity and Water Undersecretary Eng Muhammad Bo Shehri affirmed that the implementation of the new electricity fees for the investment sector will st...

Milaha Launches Direct Container Service Between Qatar and Kuwait

Milaha, a Qatar-based maritime and logistics conglomerate, has launched the first ever direct feeder service between Qatar and Kuwait. The new service, named KQX (Kuwait...

Male expats outnumber female expatriates in the country

Male expatriates in the country is five times more that that of femal expatriates, a report published by local news paper indicated. Males constitute 68.32 percent of t...

Thousands attend funeral of much-loved Kuwait actor Abdulhussain Abdulredha

Thousands of mourners attended legendary Kuwaiti actor, Abdulhussain Abdulredha's funeral amidst scorching heat and humidity, to say a final goodbye to the much loved en...

Win prizes with IIK and Al Muzaini Quiz this Independence Day

The popular news portal IndiansinKuwait.com in association with Al Muzaini Exchange Co. launches an online quiz contest this Independence Day. The Quiz contes...

MoH opens world-class oncology laboratory

The Ministry of Health opened Tuesday the Yacoub Behbehani Laboratory, a world-class oncology laboratory and the first of its kind the Middle East, in Al-Sabah Medical z...

IIK Community News...

British Council plants and nurtures the seeds of English at an early age

Young children are natural language acquirers; they are self-motivated to pick up language without conscious learning, unlike adolescents and adults. They have the abili...

Tulu Koota Kuwait announces Scholarship/Merit Certificate

Tulu Koota Kuwait is celebrating Tulu Parba 2017 on Friday 27th October 2017, at American International School, Kamel Al Rayes Auditorium Maidan Hawally, starting 3:30 P...

Tulu Koota Kuwait to Celebrate Tulu Parba on October 27,2017

Tulu Koota Kuwait is celebrating Tulu Parba 2017 on Friday 27th October 2017, at American International School, Kamel Al Rayes Auditorium Maidan Hawally, starting 3:30 P...

Indian Social Forum Kuwait celebrates Independence Day

The Indian Social Forum (ISF) Kuwait celebrated India’s 71st Independence Day with great joy & enthusiasm on 15th August 2017. The event kicked off with the Unity Song a...

Kozhikode District Association,Kuwait gave farewell to Mr. Ramdas Chilamban , former President

Kozhikode District Association, Kuwait honored with a warm farewell to Mr. Ramdas Chilamban, former President, who is leaving Kuwait after the long 37 years of service ...

Environmental & Social Impact Assessment” Training Program

At American Society of Safety Engineers, (ASSE) Kuwait Chapter, we constantly strive to offer a range of hi-end services to enhance Skills & Knowledge of HSE Professiona...


Migration Norm Set: Safe Orderly and Regular Migration

“Global compact for safe, regular and orderly migration” The Norm on the Build. "Migrants are h


The bogus words

A few days back I received a message on Whats App:If an assault with the intention of committing ra


Anybody Got a Spine???

Fourteen Prime Ministers have taken charge of our country, and between themselves they have had Sev


Indian Rupee (INR) -3 Questions

The Indian Rupee (INR) is surprisingly strong proving many analysts wrong. In a world where emergin


“What have you done for me?”

Suruchi was twelve years old, when she had blurted out the above words, and her words had sharp


Linking India to Kuwait through Music: The One and Only Veena Guru in Kuwait.

Veena is one of the most ancient south Indian instruments. However, amongst the multitude of string


GST: One Nation, One Tax

When parliament of India passed constitutional amendment bill in 2016, it paved the way for GST. An


Earth Day – Celebrating Earth Day is more important than ever

These days, I have seen people, including children being aware of the consequence of environmental


An Indian Voice for Football

An Indian football commentator who revolutionized regional language commentary with a unique record


Confidence, Discipline and Health, the Karate Way

In the present world we talk a lot about self-dependency and the courage to face the world. Self-co


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


Biryani & Kebabi restaurant opened at Arabia Mall in Egila

Biryani & Kebabi is the newest addition to Al Sabah & Kohli food and beverage brands. Al Sabah & Ko


Indulge in the luxury of Indian dinner every Tuesday at Jumeirah’s Garden Café

We all love luxury. We have many occasions to celebrate life luxuriously. Be it our anniversary, bi


Summer Cricket coaching camp by Cricket Coaching Academy

22 Yards Cricket Coaching Academy would like to invite cricketers of all age group to attend the Su


Kumble withdraws as India head coach

Legendary leg-spinner Anil Kumble has decided against continuing as the head coach of the Indian c


Kuwait Cricket congratulates all the winners and runners

KC Desert T20 Finals, KC T20 Premier League, KC U16 Juniors Championship and KC 50 Overs Champions


Team Shifa Al-Jazeera Soccer Kerala Wins Kefak Grandhyper Soccer League

KEFAK Soccer League Season 5 ended with Team Shifa Al-Jazeera Soccer Kerala defending t


Indian Cricket Captain Virat Kohli Bats For Charity at Fundraising Gala Dinner in London

The Virat Kohli Charity Ball to be held on Monday, 5th June 2017 at the HAC Ground The Virat Koh