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 2022-11-29 21:04 

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England beat Wales 3-0 to cruise into World Cup knockouts...

Doha: England will face Senegal in the last 16 of the World Cup after beating Wales 3-0 to qualify as winners of Group B. Marcus Rashford's brace and another strike from Phil Foden gave England a comfortable win and ended Wales' first World Cup ca...

 2022-11-29 20:01 

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Kuwait Times Wednesday, November 30, 2022...

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 2022-11-29 19:48 

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Kuwaitization of consultants at the Municipality a success, nears 100%...

By B Izzak & KUNA KUWAIT: Kuwaitization covering consultants at the legal department of Kuwait Municipality will hit 100 percent in less than a year, Minister of State for Municipal Affairs Abdulaziz Al-Mojel said on Tuesday. The minister, speaking during...

 2022-11-29 19:10 

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Qatar signs gas deal for Germany...

DOHA: Qatar on Tuesday announced its first major deal to send liquefied natural gas to Germany as Europe scrambles to find alternatives to Russian energy sources. Qatar's Energy Minister Saad Sherida Al-Kaabi said up to two million tons of gas a year ...

 2022-11-29 19:08 

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Zionists kill 5 Palestinians...

RAMALLAH: Zionist troops shot dead four Palestinians in the occupied West Bank Tuesday, Palestinian officials said, and a Palestinian motorist was killed after wounding a Zionist soldier, Zionist medics and the army said. The West Bank has suffered spiral...

 2022-11-29 19:05 

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Khamenei takes Iraq PM to task over security...

TEHRAN: Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei cast doubt on Baghdad's commitment to secure their common border during talks Tuesday in Tehran with new Iraqi Prime Minister Mohammed Shia Al-Sudani. Ties between the two neighbors have lately ...

 2022-11-29 18:37 

Kuwait Times

Children increasingly exposed to negative media content...

By Zainab Behbehani KUWAIT: Children's cartoons and media programs play an important role in forming children's personalities while growing up. As these programs include many ideas that vary between negative and positive, especially with the avail...

 2022-11-29 18:35 

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KFAED inks accord with UNHCR, Kuwait charity raises $1m...

KUWAIT: Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development (KFAED) inked on Tuesday an agreement worth KD 645,000 ($2.1 million) with the UN Higher Commissioner for Refugees to fund utilities for the displaced in the Yemeni governorate of Aden. KFAED Director Gene...

 2022-11-29 18:27 

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Ahmadi holds initiative on drugs awareness...

KUWAIT: In line with national priorities in raising awareness, Ahmadi Governor Sheikh Fawaz Al-Sabah assured that activities and programs will be conducted under the title 'Aware' with the slogan 'Be aware, don't be next'. During the o...

 2022-11-29 18:25 

Kuwait Times

Seminar held on drugs awareness...

KUWAIT: Social development department in Mangaf organized a GCC event under the slogan 'Drugs are an isolation and loss' with the participation of a number of officials from public relations departments at different ministries across the GCC. Spea...

 2022-11-29 18:10 

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Special care for memorization of Holy Quran...

KUWAIT: Kuwait, namely the leadership and the people of the country, has devoted special care for memorizing the Holy Quran and supporting and encouraging the memorizers, Minister of Justice Abdulaziz Al-Majed said on Tuesday. Majed, also the Minister of ...

 2022-11-29 17:56 

Kuwait Times

Two more parts of book on Dr Suad Al-Sabah published...

KUWAIT: After the publication of the first edition of the book 'Suad the human, lover of the nation' last year, Dar Al-Sabah publication center has announced that two more parts have been published as well. While the first part shed new light on D...

 2022-11-29 17:54 

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Conference on digestive system tumors to be held...

By Abdellatif Sharaa KUWAIT: The health ministry announced the 4th Kuwait international conference on the latest developments in treating digestive system tumors from Dec 1 until Dec 3, where an elite group of international experts from international canc...

 2022-11-29 17:53 

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WHO Kuwait and MoH host 'Health Leadership' program...

KUWAIT: Under the guidance of the ministry of health and in partnership with the Gulf Health Council, the World Health Organization (WHO) Country Office for Kuwait, in collaboration with the UN System Staff College (UNSSC) and Johns Hopkins University del...

 2022-11-29 17:36 

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Why are Man Utd, Liverpool both up for sale now?...

MANCHESTER: Manchester United fans have celebrated the news that the Glazer family are open to selling the club after an acrimonious relationship with supporters during their 17 years in charge. But United are not the only iconic English club on the marke...

 2022-11-29 17:33 

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Tunisia ambassador visits Tomooh Club...

By Abdellatif Sharaa KUWAIT: Tunisian Ambassador to Kuwait Al-Hashemi Ajili visited Tomooh Sports Club and watched the match between Tunis and Australia who are participating in the World Cup along with club members. The ambassador said he was happy to be...

 2022-11-29 17:30 

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The Al-Ghanim Show Jumping competition...

By Abdellatif Sharaa KUWAIT: The higher organizing committee (HOC) of Al-Ghanim Show Jumping competition completed its preparation for the first edition to be held at the Kuwait Riding Club fields, with the participation of more than 300 riders from local...

 2022-11-29 17:14 

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Netherlands beat Qatar 2-0 to reach World Cup last 16...

AL KHOR: Cody Gakpo scored again as the Netherlands booked their place in the World Cup last 16 as group winners with a straightforward 2-0 victory over hosts Qatar on Tuesday. The Netherlands, needing just a point to be sure of progressing, put one foot ...

 2022-11-29 17:11 

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Senegal beat Ecuador 2-1 to reach World Cup knockouts...

DOHA: Kalidou Koulibaly sent Senegal into the World Cup knockouts for just the second time in their history with the winner in Tuesday's dramatic 2-1 win over Ecuador. The Netherlands' dominant victory over Qatar meant only a win would see Senegal...

 2022-11-29 16:49 

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Heavy policing after China demonstrations...

SHANGHAI, China: Security services were out in force across China's major cities Tuesday, which for the time being appeared to have quelled nationwide protests calling for political freedoms and an end to COVID lockdowns. The country's leadership ...

 2022-11-29 16:47 

Kuwait Times

Six years after bombings, Belgium readies for biggest criminal trial...

BRUSSELS, Belgium: Belgium's worst peacetime massacre left 32 dead and hundreds marked for life. Now, six and a half years later, Brussels will host its biggest ever criminal trial. Jury selection begins on Wednesday ahead of hearings into the charges...

 2022-11-29 15:52 

Kuwait Times

Kuwait support for Palestinian cause hailed...

By Majd Othman KUWAIT: Palestinian Ambassador to Kuwait Rami Tahboub said during the "Kuwait and the Palestinian Cause" event organized by the Center for Gulf Studies and the Arabian Peninsula at Kuwait University on Tuesday that "this celebra...

 2022-11-29 14:56 

Kuwait Times

Bigger and better: Mirzaam Expo 2022 returns with third edition...

By Faten Omar KUWAIT: Mirzaam, the largest decor and interior design expo in Kuwait will return for its third edition at Kuwait International Fairgrounds from Dec 6 to 10. The five-day expo will feature booths from multiple decor and interior design store...

 2022-11-29 14:14 

Kuwait Times

Putin seeks to use 'winter as weapon of war': NATO chief...

Bucharest: Russian President Vladimir Putin wants "to use winter as a weapon of war" in his campaign in Ukraine, NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg said Tuesday in Bucharest ahead of a meeting of the alliance's foreign ministers. "We have to be p...

 2022-11-29 12:23 

Kuwait Times

Less than half of UK population is Christian...

LONDON: For the first time, less than half of the population in England and Wales identifies as Christian, according to census data released Tuesday. The 10-yearly census carried out in 2021 showed rapid growth for the Muslim population, but "no relig...

 2022-11-29 10:10 

Kuwait Times

Zain showcases its career opportunities to attract national talents...

Kuwait: Zain, Kuwait's leading digital service provider, announced its platinum sponsorship of the fifth Career and Studies Opportunities Expo (CSO5) organized by the Public Authority for Applied Education and Training (PAAET) under the patronage of H...

 2022-11-29 06:40 

Kuwait Times

Cabinet thanks Qatar for invitation for Kuwaiti student to World Cup...

The Cabinet expressed, on behalf of the Kuwaiti government and people, profound appreciation of the kind invitation from Qatari Amir Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani for students of Balat Al-Shuhadaa School to attend a World Cup game. The weekly Cabinet meeting, ...

 2022-11-28 21:04 

Kuwait Times

Portugal beat Uruguay to reach World Cup last 16...

Doha: Portugal booked their place in the World Cup last 16 on Monday as a Bruno Fernandes second-half double secured a 2-0 win over Uruguay. The deadlock was broken in the 54th minute when Fernandes' cross was missed by Cristiano Ronaldo and flew stra...

 2022-11-28 19:07 

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Kuwait Times Tuesday, November 29, 2022...

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 2022-11-28 18:27 

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Cabinet approves four-year program with key reforms...

By B Izzak KUWAIT: The Cabinet on Monday approved its four-year program of action that pledges massive economic, political and social reforms and a plan to cut the number of expats in the country. Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs Barrak Al-Sheetan sa...

 2022-11-28 18:25 

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Saudi unveils plan for new Riyadh airport...

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia on Monday announced plans for a new airport in Riyadh intended to spur rapid growth in the capital while advancing the kingdom's ambitious aviation goals. The airport, set to accommodate 120 million travelers by 2030 and 185 milli...

 2022-11-28 18:24 

Kuwait Times

Palestinian flags fly at World Cup...

DOHA: Palestinian flags are flying everywhere in Qatar but Zionist fans are staying low-key as the Zionist-Palestinian conflict makes its presence felt at the first World Cup on Arab soil. Despite moves by some Arab countries, not including Qatar, to norm...

 2022-11-28 18:22 

Kuwait Times

Hawaii volcano erupts for first time in decades...

LOS ANGELES: Hawaii's Mauna Loa, the largest active volcano in the world, has erupted for the first time in nearly 40 years, US authorities said, spewing lava and ash Monday as emergency crews went on alert. Flows of lava remained mostly contained wit...

 2022-11-28 18:07 

Kuwait Times

Listen to the patient...

By Dr Khalid Al-Saleh The patient has the right to find someone to listen to him, as the human being is not a deaf machine, or his spare parts can be replaced to restart working again. The human being is a mix of three elements body, soul and nafs. The so...

 2022-11-28 18:02 

Kuwait Times

Kuwaiti army, KNG conduct Pearl of the West 2022 drills...

KUWAIT: The Kuwaiti army and Kuwait National Guard (KNG) co-launched on Monday the "Pearl of the West 2022" drills, which will last until December 7 in cooperation with the French forces. The exercise aims to unify the joint command system and coo...

 2022-11-28 17:59 

Kuwait Times

Brazil beat Switzerland 1-0 to reach World Cup last 16...

Doha: Brazil reached the knockout stages of the World Cup on Monday after beating Switzerland 1-0. Casemiro made sure Group G leaders Brazil qualified for the last 16 with a game to spare by netting the only goal of the match in the 83rd minute at Stadium...

 2022-11-28 17:50 

Kuwait Times

Kuwait FM receives heads of diplomatic missions...

KUWAIT: Kuwait's Foreign Minister Sheikh Salem Abdullah Al-Jaber Al-Sabah and his wife Sheikha Rima Al-Sabah received Sunday heads of diplomatic missions and international organizations based in Kuwait. During the reception held at the ministry on occ...

 2022-11-28 17:46 

Kuwait Times

MOH, MOE in health awareness campaign...

KUWAIT: The Patients Helping Fund Association continued its activities within its national health awareness project in schools (My School Rises with My Health) for the fifth year in a row in cooperation with several departments of the Health Ministry and ...

 2022-11-28 17:33 

Kuwait Times

Operating company shares may see upward mobility...

KUWAIT: Operating company shares are anticipated to see upward mobility in December, buoyed by individual and corporate purchases targeting higher price levels by the end of the year, according to economists. The operating stocks of leading companies list...

 2022-11-28 17:31 

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Kuwait fans throng malls, cafes for WCup matches...

KUWAIT: Diwanyas, malls and cafes in Kuwait have been drawing large numbers of sports fans to watch World Cup games since the 2022 Qatar championship kicked off on November 20, amid even higher attraction in the final rounds of the event. With football fa...

 2022-11-28 17:09 

Kuwait Times

KRCS delivers winter aid to 650 families...

KUWAIT: A total of 650 families in need in Kuwait have received winter aid including heating devices, blankets and domestic supplies, Kuwait Red Crescent Society (KRCS) announced on Monday. KRCS is keen on supporting families in need as the winter supply ...

 2022-11-28 16:37 

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China COVID lockdowns shut delivery workers out of homes...

BEIJING: Overworked, underpaid and thoroughly fed up, Wang's troubles deepened even further when authorities abruptly locked down the delivery driver's Beijing apartment block earlier this month. Officials in the Chinese capital have doubled down ...

 2022-11-28 16:35 

Kuwait Times

Equities and oil prices slide as China hit by protests...

LONDON: Stocks and oil prices slid Monday on concerns about protests across China calling for political freedoms and an end to the government's hardline zero-COVID policy, fueling uncertainty in the world's number-two economy. "Unrest in major...

 2022-11-28 16:16 

Kuwait Times

Protests in China speak to deep political frustrations...

BEIJING: Protests spreading in China have been catalyzed by fury at the government's hardline zero-COVID policies but have also exposed deep-rooted frustration against the country's wider political system. People took to the streets across China o...

 2022-11-28 16:13 

Kuwait Times

Nigerian ex-governor tries 'outsider' upset with presidential bid...

IBADAN: Horns blaring from the crowd, Nigerian candidate Peter Obi makes his pitch, repeating a mantra that he offers youth a chance for change in February's election. For 35-year-old footwear seller Joseph Nwankwo it was what he wants to hear. "I...

 2022-11-28 15:57 

Kuwait Times

Celebrated Greek cheesemakers brought low by soaring inflation...

NAXOS, Greece: On his bougainvillea-covered farm on the Greek island of Naxos, Yannis Karganis milks his sheep, wondering anxiously how he will cope with soaring costs and keep his cheesemaking business afloat. After the war in Ukraine sparked an inflatio...

 2022-11-28 15:19 

Kuwait Times

Kuwaiti ultimate frisbee team 'Pampered Cats' soaring high...

By Faten Omar KUWAIT: Kuwaiti athletes are developing and executing new skills. Kuwait Times spoke with Lujain Al-Mulla, captain of 'Pampered Cats', a Kuwaiti ultimate frisbee team, to learn more about the sport. Kuwait Times: Tell us more about y...

 2022-11-28 15:18 

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Ghana beat South Korea 3-2 to keep World Cup hopes alive...

Doha: Mohammed Kudus scored twice as Ghana edged South Korea 3-2 in a dramatic World Cup match on Monday to keep alive their hopes of reaching the last 16. Ghana, who would have been eliminated by a defeat, led through first-half goals from Mohammed Salis...

 2022-11-28 15:15 

Kuwait Times

Dance classes give hope to Portuguese prisoners...

Inside a high-security Portuguese prison, six inmates are moving gracefully around in a series of improvised dance moves, clutching props and following the rhythm of the music. Outside, the high walls of Linho prison in the western suburbs of Lisbon are l...

 2022-11-28 15:00 

Kuwait Times

Wordplay, blank signs, music: How China is protesting zero-COVID...

Holding up blank pieces of paper, co-opting the national anthem, complicated wordplays: protesters in China are devising a myriad of creative ways to voice dissent against the government and its zero-COVID policy. Here's how many Chinese have attempte...

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