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22-year-old maid falls to death from 19th floor in Sharjah

The Sharjah Police is investigating the death of a 22-year-old Ethiopian maid who fell from the 19th floor of a residential building near Al Qasba area in Sharjah. The body was found lying in a pool of blood by construction workers, who notified the operations room of the Sharjah Police. Police patrols and ambulances rushed to the spot and found that the maid had died due to serious injuries. Initial investigation shows that the maid was working for a 60-year-old woman and her 30-year-old son. According to them, the maid fell from the window while she was cleaning the kitchen....


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1 day 4 hour

Egyptian contractor says savings stolen

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 15: An unknown individual withdrew KD 2,005 from an Egyptian contractor’s bank account, reports Al-Anba daily. According to sources, the victim explained to securitymen that he had lost his wallet, which contained his ATM card and other personal documents as well as the pin number of his bank account written on a piece of paper. He later received several messages from the bank to notice about the money withdrawals. He revealed that he has lost all his savings. Securitymen launched investigations to find and arrest the suspect. Drugs with Egyptian: An Egyptian expatriate was arrested in Farwaniya...
1 day 4 hour

British citizen on visit visa arrested, to be deported for offering immoral services

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 15: A British national who came to the country on a visit visa was arrested and referred for deportation as his visit to the country was for immoral purposes, reports Al-Rai daily. Security sources explained that the General Department for Criminal Investigations, after receiving information about the suspect’s activities in Kuwait, formed a team for investigations. The team discovered that he arrived in Kuwait and obtained an entry visa at the airport. He then promoted his services via social media and invited people to visit him in his hotel. After obtaining a warrant from the Public Prosecution,...
1 day 4 hour

Pakistani expat robbed in Khaitan

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 15: An unknown biker stole the mobile phone of a Pakistani expatriate in Khaitan area, reports Al-Anba daily. According to security sources, the victim lodged a complaint at Khaitan Police Station, explaining to securitymen that he was standing behind a commercial complex during the heavy downpour when the suspect came to him on a motorbike and requested to make a phone call. When he gave his mobile phone to the suspect, the latter sped off with it. Securitymen launched investigations to find and arrest the suspect. They intend to review the records of the CCTV cameras installed...

1 day 4 hour

No warning issued: US embassy

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 15, (KUNA): The United States Embassy in Kuwait denied on Wednesday what has been circulated on social media that it issued warnings about the weather in the country. In a statement to KUNA, the embassy said that what was issued specifically by the consular section is a statement urging American citizens residing in Kuwait to be cautious and follow relevant official instructions, get updated bout the latest weather conditions and announcements about closures of some roads. The embassy noted that the consulate has stopped receiving the visitors since the middle of the day and invited everyone to...
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Rumours regarding wide crack linking King Fahad Expressway and Fifth Ring Road denied

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 15:  Ministry of Interior has denied the rumors circulating on social media concerning a wide crack on the bridge linking King Fahad Expressway and Fifth Ring Road towards Surra, reports Aljarida daily. It affirmed that this information is incorrect and lacks credibility.
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Pilot who threatened to blow up plane jailed for 1 year in Dubai

A pilot, who was off-duty when he caused disturbance on board of a flight and threatened that he had explosives, was sentenced to one year in jail on Wednesday by the Dubai Court of First Instance. According to the public prosecution records, the 27-year-old Emirati pilot was travelling as a passenger on a flight from Madrid to Dubai when he started behaving erratically. The man assaulted a stewardess and caused her to fall down. He was then under the influence of alcohol. The off-duty pilot was found guilty of compromising the safety of a flight and the passengers, assaulting and...