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Kuwaiti hurt in 2-car crash - Dotemirates
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Kuwaiti hurt in 2-car crash

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 11: A 30-year-old Kuwaiti who was injured following a two-vehicle collision on the Seventh Ring Road, has been admitted to the Farwaniya Hospital, reports Al-Rai daily. A security source said after the Operations Room of the Ministry of the Interior received a call that a fire broke out in one of the vehicles following a two-vehicle collision, paramedics, fire engines and police rushed to the spot and took the man to the hospital. Police are investigating the cause of the incident. However, the Al-Anba daily said it was not known if the fire left behind any human...


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Contractor steals KD 950,000 and runs

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 4: A Lebanese man has filed a complaint with the Jahra Police Station accusing the contractor of his company stealing KD 950,000, reports Al-Shahed daily. He told the police the theft was discovered after hundreds of company workers complained of non-payment of their salaries. Speaking to the daily, a security source affirmed the authenticity of the complaint because complaints continue to pour in. In the meantime, it has been reported the contractor has left the country. However, legal action has been initiated against the suspect.
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Worker threatens to kill boss for not sanctioning leave

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 4: An employee at the Car Technical Testing Department in Nuwaiseeb Center was arrested for threatening to kill his direct supervisor with a knife, reports Al-Anba daily. According to the source, the incident occurred after the supervisor refused to sign the employee’s leave form. The employee got mad, took a knife and threatened to kill his boss. Fortunately, their colleagues intervened and pacified the disputing parties. The source said the supervisor filed a complaint at Nuwaiseeb Police Station accusing the employee of insulting and attempting to kill him in public while he was on duty. The complainant...
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Kuwaiti and his Egyptian girlfriend caught drunk in Salmiya

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 4:  Hawally securitymen arrested a Kuwaiti citizen and his Egyptian girlfriend who were under the influence of alcohol with a bottle of local wine in their possession, reports Alrai daily. According to a security source, the arrest took place in Salmiya while the securitymen were patrolling the area. The officers flagged down a car driven by the citizen who was accompanied by his Egyptian girlfriend due to the erratic movement of the vehicle. Initial investigations revealed the Egyptian woman was also a violator of Residence Law. The suspects were referred to the concerned security department along with...

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IS-linked suspect trial set for Dec 10

Ruling withheld against duo in forgery case KUWAIT CITY, Dec 4: The Court of Appeals overturned the verdict of First Instance Court that had earlier acquitted a citizen and a worker at the Traffic Department, and instead, decided to refrain from issuing a verdict against the first defendant (citizen) who was accused of using his colleague’s identification details to transfer ownership of a motorcycle. The Public Prosecution accused the concerned civil employee (second defendant) at the Traffic Department of forging official document, which allowed the citizen to sign it instead of the plaintiff – in order to complete transfer of...
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Sex tools found in post parcel

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 4: The Parcel Unit at Hateen Post Office found a piece of antiquity in a parcel sent from a GCC country to an Arab expatriate. The recipient is undergoing interrogation. Meanwhile, officials at the Parcel Unit of Sadeeq Post Office detected immoral sexual materials inside a parcel containing clothing. The parcel has since been seized by concerned officials. In another incident, Director of Land Customs at the General Customs Administration Meshan Al- Sa’eedi disclosed that customs officers at Abdali Border foiled an attempt by one Arab expatriate to smuggle 1.6 kilogram of shabu hidden in a truck...
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Man jailed for stealing phones worth Dh60,000 in Dubai

A man who stole 22 mobile phones worth Dh60,000 from his workplace in Dubai has been sentenced to six months in jail followed by deportation. The salesman stole the phones over a two month period in 2015, November and December, as per Emarat Al Youm report. As he was in charge of a storage facility, he would receive packages and distribute them to other salespersons after placing an anti-theft chip inside.  One day, another employee of Asian nationality saw him hiding a small box in his pocket nearly two months later. He informed his manager, who reviewed CCTV camera footage.    ...