Kuwait

  • Kuwait Petroleum Corp keen to buy stake in ONGC petchem projects 14-01-2014 04:59 PM

    Kuwait Petroleum Corp has shown interest in buying 26 per cent stake in ONGC's Rs 21,396 crore petrochemical plant at Dahej, Gujarat, as well as the state-owned firm's Rs 5,750 crore chemical plant at Mangalore. "Kuwait is keen on taking a stake in the petrochemical plants of ONGC... They have...
  • Kuwait, India discuss energy, investments and labour laws 08-11-2013 08:36 PM

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, on Friday, held extensive talks with his Kuwaiti counterpart Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah on issues including cooperation in energy and investments as well as labour laws after which the two sides inked five pacts. The agreements, signed after the talks between the two leaders, who...
  • AFC Cup: East Bengal's final hopes dashed after 0-3 defeat 22-10-2013 06:40 PM

    Kolkata: East Bengal's hopes of scripting history by becoming the first Indian football club to enter the AFC Cup final were dashed by a far more superior Kuwait Sports Club who won the second leg semi-final 3-0 on Tuesday. The scorers for Kuwait SC were Rogerio Coutinho (42nd minute), Hadi...
  • History beckons East Bengal as they face Kuwait SC in AFC Cup semis 21-10-2013 10:39 AM

    Kolkata: East Bengal will play their biggest and toughest match to date on home turf when they face defending champions Kuwait SC in the AFC Cup return leg semi-final at the Yuba Bharati Krirangan here on Tuesday. Having lost their first leg semi-final to Kuwait SC 4-2 in Kuwait City,...
  • AFC Cup: Kuwait SC beat East Bengal 4-2 in first-leg clash 01-10-2013 11:59 PM

    Kuwait City: Despite an improved performance in the second half, East Bengal lost to Kuwait SC 4-2 in their first leg of semi-final clash of the AFC Cup on Tuesday. Things looked extremely bleak for East Bengal when their opponents scored one goal after another to go 4-0 ahead. But...
  • History-chasing East Bengal take on Kuwait SC in AFC Cup 30-09-2013 05:27 PM

    Seeking to become the first Indian football club to qualify for the AFC Cup final, the unbeaten East Bengal are all set for their toughest assignment so far when they take on defending champions Kuwait SC in the first-leg semi-finals on Tuesday. East Bengal are the only unbeaten team among...
  • East Bengal complain to AFC against Kuwait SC 30-09-2013 05:27 PM

    New Delhi: Unhappy with the shabby treatment meted out to their players, including late arrival of visas of three key players for the AFC Cup away semi-finals against Kuwait SC, East Bengal has made a formal complaint to Asian Football Confederation against the Kuwaiti side, saying that it has impacted...
  • US extends closure of 19 diplomatic posts in Middle East 05-08-2013 06:47 AM

    Washington: The US has announced to extend closure of its 19 diplomatic posts till August 10, while nine of its embassies and consulates which were closed, will resume normal operations on Monday. "Given that a number of our embassies and consulates were going to be closed in accordance with local...
  • SpiceJet shares surge; airline denies report of Kuwait interest 15-07-2013 01:30 PM

    Mumbai: SpiceJet shares surge 8.1 per cent even after the airline denies a news report from vccircle.com that Kuwait Airways was looking to pick up a nearly 25 per cent stake in the budget airline. "The news report suggesting that a stake sale in SpiceJet is being considered to induct...
  • Execution of two Indians put on hold in Kuwait 27-06-2013 10:20 AM

    New Delhi: The execution of two Indians - who were convicted in Kuwait for murdering a Sri Lankan - was put on hold just 48 hours before they were to be executed on June 18, following the intervention of the Indian mission, an official statement said here on Wednesday. The...
  • Kuwait court dissolves Parliament, orders new elections 17-06-2013 06:52 AM

    Kuwait: Kuwait's top court on Sunday ordered the dissolution of parliament and called for fresh elections, officials in the US-allied Gulf Arab said. The Constitutional Court made its ruling after throwing out an opposition challenge to changes to the electoral system decreed by the emir, hereditary ruler of the oil-exporting...
  • Kerala minister to visit Saudi, Kuwait to help Indians 03-06-2013 05:48 AM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Minister for Diaspora KC Joseph will visit Saudi Arabia and Kuwait this week to monitor arrangements for the smooth transfer of Keralites who have to leave these countries due to their new labour laws. An official at the minister's office told IANS that Joseph will be in Saudi...
  • UN chief urges end to war in Syria 30-01-2013 05:50 PM

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  • Administrators to blame for boxing body ban: Gaurav Kalra 11-12-2012 12:37 PM

    The International Amateur Boxing Association (AIBA) has provisionally suspended the Indian Amateur Boxing Federation (IABF). Where does that put our boxers? CNN-IBN's sports editor Gaurav Kalra joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the issue. Q. What will be the impact of the ban on Indian Amateur Boxing Federation on...
  • India votes against resolution banning death penalty 20-11-2012 07:14 PM

    United Nations: India was among the 39 countries that voted against a UN General Assembly draft resolution which called for abolishing the death penalty, saying every nation had the "sovereign right" to determine its own legal system. The non-binding resolution called for a moratorium on executions with a view to...
  • Bharti, RIL end talks on insurance JVs deal 25-11-2011 09:08 PM

    Mumbai: Reliance Industries has mutually agreed to end negotiations with Bharti Enterprises to buy its stakes in two insurance joint ventures with France's AXA, the two companies said on Friday. Reliance said the negotiations to acquire Bharti's 74 per cent stakes in the life insurance and general insurance joint ventures...
  • 'Foreign airlines can erode Indian airlines' share' 19-11-2011 08:29 AM

    Saroj Datta Age: 75 Career: He has been with the Jet Airways group since 1991. Prior to that was with Kuwait Airways and Air India Interests: Listening to Hindustani classical music, jazz, reading crime fiction and translations of Bengali classics Q You has spent two decades building India's largest airline....
  • Goa: Tyres of AI flight burst while landing 06-09-2011 10:48 AM

    Goa: The passengers of an Air India flight had a close shave on Tuesday when two tyres of the flight from Kuwait burst as it was landing at the Goa airport on Tuesday. The flight had 105 passengers on board and all of them were safe. The flight is still...
  • Kuwait's parliament rejects ban on bikinis 02-02-2011 06:07 PM

    Dubai: A parliamentary committee in the oil-rich Gulf state of Kuwait has reportedly rejected a motion to ban bikinis, saying it's 'unconstitutional'. The motion, submitted in November by members of the Development and Reform Bloc and MP Khalid Al Sultan, proposed a ban on women from wearing bikinis, revealing bathing...
  • Kerala widow saves husband's 'killer' from gallows 26-02-2008 09:53 PM

    London: England had planned to use a secret delivery to flummox Indian batsmen in the ongoing ODI series but the idea was dropped as the team management thought it would be banned for being against the spirit of the game. According to a report in The Daily Telegraph, England's bowlers...
  • India-Kuwait aviation row resolved 01-07-2007 12:04 PM

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  • India, Kuwait set for a flight fight 25-06-2007 10:56 PM

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  • New Delhi hopes to host 2014 Asiad 17-04-2007 01:06 PM

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