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256,000 passengers use Kuwait Int'l Airport in Eid holiday

Up to 256,000 passengers have used the Kuwait International Airport during Eid Al-Fitr holiday, through 1,700 flights, said Director General of Kuwait's Directorate ...

Former Indian Ambassador to Kuwait BMC Nair passed away

Reputed diplomat, former Indian Ambassador to Kuwait and novelist B M C Nair (Mohana Chandran -77) passed away at his residence in Anna Nagar in Chennai on Thursday nigh...

Eid Al-Fitr on Friday

Kuwait’s crescent sighting authority announced that the first day of Eid Al-Fitr begins on Friday. Speaking at a news conference on Thursday, head of the authority an...

MoI took precautionary steps to ensure smooth flow of Eid Al-Fitr festivities

Interior Ministry’s security systems have taken necessary precautionary steps to ensure traffic safety and security during Eid Al-Fitr festivities, said acting Director ...

Huge material damage in labour accommodation fire

Fire broke out in a pre-fabricated chalet used as labor accommodation in Abdullah Port area near King Fahad Expressway, resulting in material losses but no loss of life....

208,000 people travel outside Kuwait on Eid Al-Fitr holidays

The Director-General of the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA), Yousef Al-Fouzan said 208,000 people from Kuwait will spend the Eid Al-Fitr holidays outside th...

His Highness Amir congratulates citizens, expatriates on Eid Al-Fitr

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah congratulated all citizens and expatriates on Eid Al-Fitr, said the Amiri Diwan on Wednesday. The Diwan,...

Tie garbage bags before dumping or else pay 300 KD fine

Those who dump garbage in open garbage bags will have to pay KD 300 fine, local daily reported quoting Director of Public Hygiene and Road Works at the Hawalli Branch of...

Woman, child killed, seven injured in Hasawi fire

A woman and a baby girl were killed and seven others injured yesterday in a huge fire reported in Hasawi yesterday. Security sources said Kuwait Fire Service (KFSD) oper...

Ministry monitors prices during Eid

Ministry of Commerce and Industry announced yesterday the formation of three inspecting teams to regulate and follow up on goods prices in all markets during Eid Al-Fitr...

MoH staff caught for selling fake KD 10 stamps to expats

Criminal investigators arrested a stateless person working in a public hospital over charges of forging KD 10 revenue stamps so professionally that they are hard to be ...

Crescent Sighting Authority will meet on Thursday evening

The Ministry of Justice has announced that Kuwait Crescent Sighting Authority will meet on Thursday evening — the 29th day of Ramadan — in the headquarters of Kuwait Ins...

Ministry cooperates with embassies to resolve deportation issues

Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Khaled Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah received public attorney and head of the committee entrusted with studying the cases of pris...

Pravasi Bharatiya Divas Convention – January 21-23, 2019 at Varanasi (U.P.)

The 15th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) Convention 2019 will be held in the city of Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh from January 21 – 23, 2019. The theme of the 15th PBD Convent...

Al Muzaini Exchange opens New branches in Sabah el ahmad cooperative & Salmiya –Wataniya complex

Al Muzaini Exchange Company the leader in foreign exchange business celebrated the opening of its New branches in Sabah el ahmad cooperative & Salmiya –Wataniya complex...

“Yes, We can talk in English”

“On the first day, I entered the classroom to find about fourteen women sitting quietly… avoiding a direct gaze at one another, with a trace of shyness and awkwardness e...

Eid prayers to be held inside mosques

The Undersecretary of the Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs, Farid Al-Amadi, said the Eid Al-Fitr prayers this year will be held inside the mosques in coordination w...

New Kuwait Airways terminal to open next month

His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah Saturday commended authorities and workers for exerting efforts to complete and operate Kuwait Int...

Highest Electricity consumption recorded on Thursday as temperature soars

Electricity consumption on Thursday recorded a big number compared to the load rates during the past days as the temperatures reaches about 48 degrees Celsius. The i...

Eid holidays from 15th to 18th

The Civil Service Commission (CSC) announced Sunday that Eid Al-Fitr holiday would be on Friday, June 15, and would end Monday, June 18. Official working hours shall ...

Dubai based Indian businessman Atlas Ramachandran released from Dubai jail

Prominent Keralite jeweller M M Ramachandran, widely known as Atlas Ramachandran, has finally been released from a UAE jail. A Dubai court had sentenced Ramachandran to ...

4,500 foreign liquor bottles seized

Farwaniya criminal investigators recently foiled an attempt to smuggle in a liquor shipment that arrived at Shuwaikh Port. Case papers indicate that detectives were f...

Ban on Indian fruits and vegetables lifted except from Kerala

The supreme food safety committee at the Public Authority for Food and Nutrition recommended lifting the ban imposed on importing fruits and vegetables from India except...

Jazeera Airways launches Ride & Fly transport service to new terminal

Jazeera Airways, Kuwait's leading low-cost airline, operating regionally and internationally, today announced the launch of its Ride & Fly transport service that will ...

Department of Cybercrime warns fake WhatsApp message

Department of Cybercrime warned against the danger of opening ‘unknown’ links sent to cell phones on WhatsApp, reports local daily Al-Anba Arabic newspaper. Accordin...

IIK Community News...

District Expatriates Association, Texas Kuwait celebrated conducted Ifthar

Texas Kuwait celebrated conducted Ifthar meeting at Orma plaza auditorium , Abbasiya. Mr Faizal manceri had delivered the Ifthar message. Precident Mr Binu Sukumaran...

Thrissur association of Kuwait conducted IFTAR for its members.

IFTAR conducted at Rhythm hall Abbasiya in presence of well renowned personalities and leading media personals. Association President Mr.Biju Kadavi presided over the me...

New Office Bearers for Nair Service Society (NSS-Kuwait)

The NSS Kuwait area wise Annual General Body meetings had been conducted during the month of May 2018. Annual Reports and Audited Accounts details were presented in the ...

Bharatheeya Sangeetha Sabha (BASS), Kuwait Orchestrating another Navarathiri Music Festival-2018. (NMF-2018).

BASS, Kuwait has a legacy of presenting most innovative classical music concert programs to Kuwait music lovers; we at BASS believe that unity is the strength for achiev...

Kids Summer Camp at Gurukul, Salmiya.

Summer is not just about sweltering heat, especially if you are a school student. With summer vacation round the corner, it’s time to mix learning with lots of fun & act...

Pragathi -2018 World Environment Day Celebrated.

Center For India Studies ,the Premier think tank among NRI communities in Kuwait , organized an event Pragathi-2018 commemorating the United Nations World Environment...


India - Global host of 2018 World Environment Day

India is the global host of 2018 World Environment Day which is taking place on June 5, 2018. The t


Students should proactively indulge in co-curricular activities - Raghavi Vishwanath an alumni of FAIPS Kuwait

When youngsters reach a pinnacle it is always a pleasure to learn more about their lives and how th


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


True sense of Indian luxury at Asha’s Restaurant

Who doesn’t like a luxurious dine out once in a while with families and friends? What if it is coup


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


22 Yards Cricket Academy Summer Camp For Cricket Coaching

22 Yards Cricket Academy, a professionally run Cricket coaching center having its 16th year of succ


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