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70 activists, ex-MPs acquitted of storming Kuwait parliament

Last Updated: Monday, December 09, 2013, 16:14

Kuwait`s lower court today acquitted 70 opposition activists including nine former MPs of charges of storming the parliament building in the oil-rich Gulf state two years ago.

Voting underway in Kuwait amid calls for boycott

Last Updated: Saturday, December 01, 2012, 13:44

The government has been facing stiff opposition over the change in the voting system as it favors the state authorities.

Kuwait holds 24 over Parliament storming: Lawyer

Last Updated: Thursday, November 24, 2011, 21:28

Kuwait`s emir, Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Sabah, on Sunday called the incident a black day for the oil-rich Gulf state.

Kuwait emir slams opposition, says PM will not go

Last Updated: Monday, November 21, 2011, 09:56

Kuwait`s emir denounced as a black day the storming of Parliament last Wednesday.

Kuwait`s parliamentary panel `rejects ban on bikinis`

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 02, 2011, 17:04

A parliamentary committee in the oil-rich Gulf state of Kuwait has reportedly rejected a motion to ban bikinis, saying it`s "unconstitutional".

Kuwait Parliament votes to lift restriction on beards in military

Last Updated: Thursday, December 30, 2010, 10:59

Most of Kuwaiti men in security forces are forbidden from growing a beard.