Support Global Voices

To stay independent, free, and sustainable, our community needs the help of friends and readers like you.

Donate now »

· October, 2008

Stories about Kuwait from October, 2008

Kuwait: For Ladies Only

Chillnite, from Kuwait, shares a link ‘for the ladies.’

Kuwait Suspended from FIFA

Football governing body, FIFA has suspended Kuwait from all international matches and activities because of the government interference in the affairs of the football federation, reports Mark, from Kuwait.

Kuwait: Drunk DJ Sparks Debate

An allegedly drunk DJ has sparked a debate on a popular Kuwaiti blog. Click on 248am for the latest on this.

Scenes from the Kuwait Stock Exchange

Mark, from Kuwait, shares those scenes from the Kuwait Stock Exchange.

Kuwait: Guys and Rejection

From Kuwait, Ginaview writes about how different guys react when they are rejected by women.

Kuwait: The Plight of a Foreign Teacher

Teach the Masses School Days draws our attention to the plight of a foreign teacher in Kuwait.

Kuwait: Sanskrit Manuscript

From Kuwait, Fernas shares with his readers a rare Sanskrit manuscript on palm leaves from the first half of 19th century India – which is part of his personal collection.

Kuwait: He Ruined My Pasta

Kuwaiti blogger Danderma tells us how her husband, inspired by Ratatouille, ruined her favourite pasta dish.

Kuwait: Is Conform a Bad Word?

Kuwaiti Herolike asks: “When did conform become such a bard word?” “Today in class the majority seemed to agree that anonymous publications are perfectly okay, which is the romantic, idealistic...

Kuwait: Stray Cats a Problem

From Kuwait, Chikapappi  complains about stray cats in her neighbourhood. “I don’t know what we could do as citizens and people living in here in Kuwait to solve this problem,...

Kuwait: Mourning and Memories

Kuwaiti doctor and blogger Isolated Serenity mourns the death of her grandmother – and shares with us some memories in this post.

Kuwait: Assawt Paper to be Launched

Kuwaiti Frankom announces the launch of a new newspaper Assawt [ar] (The Voice) in Kuwait soon.

Kuwait: YouTube Islam

Bu Ziyad, from Kuwait, stumbled upon YouTube Islam. “No points for creativity -I have a feeling some copy rights are infringed. Anyways I'm sticking to the other You Tube,” he...

Kuwait: Where's the Asian Market?

Area 77, from Kuwait, has food on his thoughts. He asks: “Does anyone know if there’s an Asian Market in Kuwait? Or a place that sells Asian foods like tiny...

Kuwait: Dirty Handy Men

From Kuwait, Twenty Three & Enjoying Life shares her thoughts on handy men. “Jeez, this morning, the AC guy came to clean the AC. He left and the place is...

Kuwait: Vaccines and Babies

No3ik, from Kuwait, shares her concerns about administering vaccines for babies. “a lot of ppl are shunning them for now and only giving them two years after birth .. to...

Kuwait: Farewell iPod

The iPod shall soon die, says Q8Geeks, from Kuwait.

Kuwait: Blast from the Past

Kuwaiti Fernas links to an archive of photographs of a British family who lived in Kuwait in the 60s and 70s.

Kuwait: BBQ Blues

From Kuwait, Danderma's Weblog is planning a BBQ and is considering the options: American, Lebanese, Italian/European or Mexican?

Kuwait: Vacation Time

Cat-Eyez, from Kuwait, starts her vacation – and tells us about what she will be doing.

Receive great stories from around the world directly in your inbox.

Sign up to receive the best of Global Voices!

Submitted addresses will be confirmed by email, and used only to keep you up to date about Global Voices and our mission. See our Privacy Policy for details.

Newsletter powered by Mailchimp (Privacy Policy and Terms).

* = required field
Email Frequency

No thanks, show me the site