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Pipeline to peril: Nepalese girls trafficked to Gulf

11 December, 2017

Traffickers are exploiting a legal loophole to avoid serious punishment, even when they are caught. Pramod Acharya investigates.

Kuwait names ruler’s son as defence minister in shakeup

10 December, 2017

Kuwait announced new ministers on Sunday, with five of the 16 cabinet members coming the royal family.

FIFA commends Qatar for transferring Gulf Cup to Kuwait

10 December, 2017

FIFA has commended Qatar for agreeing to move the 2017 Gulf Cup to Kuwait following a last-minute decision by football's governing body to lift a ban on the country.

Rare protest in Kuwait after Trump Jerusalem move

10 December, 2017

Kuwaitis abided by the state's strict protesting laws to show their defiance against US President Trump's official recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

Gulf migrant workers are being abused in complete silence

06 December, 2017

Comment: Migrant workers across the Gulf suffer abuse and inhumane conditions imposed by their employers in the absence of serious governmental monitoring or intervention, writes Fadi al-Qadi.

Saudi oil minister seeks stronger ties on Iraq visit

06 December, 2017

Saudi Arabia's oil minister attended an energy conference in the southern Iraqi city of Basra on Tuesday in a sign of improving bilateral relations.

Kuwait says GCC 'needs to change' to survive rifts

06 December, 2017

The Gulf union will have to make alterations if it is to survive, Kuwait's leader said, as the GCC remains deeply divided over a Qatar-Saudi rift.

Kuwait ends troubled two-day GCC summit on first day

05 December, 2017

Kuwait’s emir has ended a two-day Gulf summit only hours into first day, showing turmoil in bloc amid Qatar crisis.

World Cup fever: This week in Middle East football

05 December, 2017

Syria's Omar Khribin is named Asian Player of the Year as the region gears up for two Middle Eastern derbies following the World Cup draw.

Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and UAE rulers 'skip GCC summit'

05 December, 2017

The rulers of the blockading nations all sent representatives to the summit meeting in Kuwait, while the Emir of Qatar attended in person.

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