WorldViews: Kuwait

Posted at 02:06 PM ET, 01/06/2014

A Nepali woman went to Kuwait with dreams but came home in a coffin

The story of Pramila Dangol’s mysterious death is sadly not an uncommon one.

By Anup Kaphle  |  02:06 PM ET, 01/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kuwait, Nepal

Posted at 01:10 PM ET, 12/04/2012

Map: Which of the world's monarchies allow female royal succession

The remaining royal families are about split on the issue of whether to allow women to the throne, with some debating it heatedly.

By Max Fisher  |  01:10 PM ET, 12/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bahrain, belgium, Bhutan, Cambodia, Japan, Jordan, Kuwait, Maps, Morocco, Netherlands, Norway, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Spain, Sweden, Thailand, United Kingdom

Posted at 05:04 PM ET, 11/16/2011

Kuwait Parliament stormed by thousands of protesters

Protesters clashed with riot police and called for the prime minister to step down

By Melissa Bell  |  05:04 PM ET, 11/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Kuwait, Sheikh Nasser Mohammad al-Ahmad Al-Sabah, Kuwaiti parliment