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Crime


1 day 1 hour

Nanny jailed for molesting employer's child in Dubai

A woman who molested a toddler was sentenced to 6 months to be followed by deportation in Dubai. The 33-year-old Asian nanny had been working at her employer's home for a few months prior to the incident, as per Emarat Al Youm report.  In the records, the mother had asked the nanny to change his diapers. A few minutes later, the boy complained of pain in his groin. She checked the area and found a redness. Assuming he had a rash, she applied some ointment. Two days later, she overheard her son telling his grandmother that the nanny touched him...
1 day 16 hour

Driving instructor lures student out of villa in Dubai, tries to rape his wife

A driving instructor, who was off-duty when he allegedly tried to rape a married woman inside her bedroom, was charged at a Dubai court on Thursday.Public prosecution records show that on July 27, the 46-year-old Indian driving instructor was off-duty when he sneaked his way inside the villa of a couple. He had just lured the husband, who was a driving licence applicant, outside the house, then tried to force himself on his wife.He denied charges of attempted rape and trespass at the Court of First Instance.A case was registered at Bur Dubai police station.The complainant, a 32-year-old Indian nurse,...
1 day 22 hour

Tough measures vowed for ‘wrong place’ parking

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 18: Farwaniya Governor Sheikh Faisal Al Humoud Al-Sabah has issued directives to concerned authorities to apply tough measures against violations related to parking of heavy vehicles and buses belonging to companies and individuals at Jaber International Stadium, as well as parking lots at the cooperative societies, schools and spaces within the housing areas in all six governorates. Sheikh Faisal affirmed that such vehicles could be involved in security- related crimes, noting several complaints have been filed by people in relation to the rate of annoyance caused by heavy-duty vehicles and buses, besides creating traffic jam and damaging...

1 day 23 hour

KNPC officials under probe for embezzlement – Indian official involved

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 18: The Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC) has submitted a comprehensive report to the State Audit Bureau on the results of internal investigations conducted by the company which revealed the suspicious conflict of interest and prejudice of public money, reports Al-Rai daily. The report shows the involvement of an Indian official, a Kuwaiti manager and a former senior oil official. The daily added, all legal measures have been taken and the file has been referred to Public Prosecution. Please follow and like us:
1 day 23 hour

Kuwait University students protest in parking problem

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 18: Students of the College of Engineering and Petroleum at Kuwait University staged a sit-in Wednesday to demand a lasting solution to “parking” problem, which has gripped the college for years. The protest was organized in a form of campaign by Students Union of the college in Khaldiya campus, which was attended by several students. Head of the Student Union Abdulaziz Al-Hajiri in an address said “we are protesting today in honor of our late colleague Eman Al-Enezi who met her untimely death in a traffic accident while she was leaving the campus”, adding the goal is...
1 day 23 hour

Toddler, old man die in mishaps

Jahra area accidents claim lives KUWAIT CITY, Oct 18: A Kuwaiti man in his 60s died when he was hit by a car while crossing a street in Jahra area, reports Al-Rai daily. According to security sources, a Kuwaiti woman had stopped her car on the road in order to allow the elderly man to cross the street. However, she was shocked when a motorist crashed into her car from behind and then ran over the victim. The victim was rushed to the nearest hospital but it was too late as he was declared dead on arrival. A case has...

1 day 23 hour

Kuwaiti ordered to pay comp in sham project

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 18: A civil court has ordered a citizen to pay KD17,000 to a female compatriot he duped in a fake business project. In a lawsuit filed on behalf of the plaintiff, Attorney Elaf Al-Saleh said her client was introduced to the defendant with whom she agreed to establish a business project and share the profits. She said the relationship between the plaintiff and the defendant became sour after sometime when the former inquired about the work in progress. Lawyer Al-Saleh said her client tried all friendly ways to recover her money but the defendant refused to show...
1 day 23 hour

Is it fit to eat?

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 18:  The Public Authority for Food and Nutrition promptly responded to a video clip showing shawarma and foodstuff being transported in an unhealthy manner, reports Al-Rai daily. Food inspectors from the authority seized the food and referred it to the competent authorities to determine its suitability for human consumption. The Director of the Inspection Department at the authority Ali Al-Kandari said the inspectors responded to a video clip which was documented and posted by a Kuwaiti and legal action shall be taken in accordance with the laws in force if the concerned party has violated the law....
2 day 6 hour

Driving instructor lures student out of villa in Dubai, tries to rape his wife

A driving instructor, who was off-duty when he allegedly tried to rape a married woman inside her bedroom, was charged at a Dubai court on Thursday.Public prosecution records show that on July 27, the 46-year-old Indian driving instructor was off-duty when he sneaked his way inside the villa of a couple. He had just lured the husband, who was a driving licence applicant, outside the house, then tried to force himself on his wife.He denied charges of attempted rape and trespass at the Court of First Instance.A case was registered at Bur Dubai police station.The complainant, a 32-year-old Indian nurse,...

2 day 7 hour

Woman sells minor daughter for Dh50,000, jewellery in UAE

A woman in Sharjah tried to sell her underage daughter's virginity on Thursday. Three other women were also accomplices in the crime.  She faces charges of human trafficking and sexual exploitation by forcing her 17-year-old daughter into prostitution, as per Emarat Al Youm report.  The Arab woman, who worked as a prostitute, had put out word with friends and relatives that she was selling her daughter's virginity for Dh50,000 and a gold necklace.  Sharjah Police had been notified that there was a victim of human trafficking for sale.    After gathering information and confirming the report, the police arranged an ambush....
2 day 22 hour

Large number of massage parlors raided – Filipinos, Thai transvestites referred for deportation

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 17: The Ministry of Interior in its continued efforts to cleanse the country of immoral acts, organized surprise inspection campaigns against a number of massage institutes in Hawally because these outlets allowed immoral acts under the cover of massage services, reports Al-Rai daily. The campaign resulted in the arrest of a Kuwaiti and 14 transvestites – 11 Filipinos, 2 Thais and an Egyptian. The daily quoting security sources said legal action has been initiated against the owners of these massage parlors. During interrogation, all the suspects have admitted to the charges slapped against them. They have been...
2 day 22 hour

Case filed against negligent cops

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 17:  A security source revealed a case of negligence has been filed against an officer and four policemen working at the Adan Police Station, reports Al-Qabas daily. This happened after a bedoun managed to escape from inside the police station following his interrogation last week. However, the source added, the suspect was returned to the police station by his father. He was reportedly arrested for stealing vehicles and selling them to raise money to buy narcotics Please follow and like us: