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Politics
14/11/2016
The Lebanese footballers dying in the Syria conflict
Athletes around the world using their star status to promote causes is nothing new, but the death in Syria last week of promising 19-year-old footballer Kassem Shamkha illustrated the darker side of the phenomenon in Lebanon’s football community. While the majority of Lebanon’s footballers remain solely focused on the game, a number have become outspoken on the nearly 6-year-old Syrian war, and a ...
Culture
14/11/2016
How Lebanon finds its ‘creative juices’
What does all that cultural, religious and economic baggage add up to? For many Lebanese it’s a source of inspiration and industry. (Photo: CNBC)
Events
14/11/2016
Exhibit takes the semi-arid Brazilian Northeast to Beirut
Paintings portray the region’s landscape as seen by Lebanese artist Elio Haddad, who lived in Brazil for 27 years. The opening is on November 17 at Brazil-Lebanon Cultural Center. (Photo: press release)
Politics
8/11/2016
Irans foreign minister is first to meet Lebanons new president
Irans Mohammad Javad Zarif on Monday became the first foreign minister to meet Lebanons new president, underscoring Tehrans struggle with its regional arch-rival Saudi Arabia for influence in Beirut. (Photo: Mohamed Azakir)
Culture
7/11/2016
For some Syrian women, refugee life proves unexpectedly liberating
For some Syrian women living in Lebanon, the bitter realities of life as a refugee have nourished an unexpected side effect: empowerment. (Photo: Kristen Chick)
Politics
7/11/2016
Paris to host new donor conference for Lebanon
France is preparing to host a new donor conference to help provide Lebanon with material and moral support, Caretaker Interior Minister Nouhad Machnouk said Monday. (Photo: Mohammad Azakir)
Politics
7/11/2016
Can Lebanon escape the resource curse?
If the new leadership bases its decision-making on national consensus, transparency and accountability, it can tide over a difficult task. (Photo: AFP)
Politics
4/11/2016
Saad Hariri named Lebanons new prime minister
Lebanons newly elected President, Michel Aoun, has asked Saad Hariri to form a new government. (Photo: AFP)
Culture
1/11/2016
Photos of Syrian and Iraqi conflicts turned into a book
Alex Mehedff, grandson of a Syrian grandfather and a Lebanese grandmother, worked as TV producer in Syria and Iraq regions where the Kurds are now fighting. The book portrays images of the war. (Photo: press release)
Culture
1/11/2016
Ancient Winemakers Georgia And Lebanon Grow Exports Into Chinas Thirsty Market
When Hugh Johnson, the inimitable British wine writer, coined the terms “old world” and “new world” to refer to wines from traditional European regions versus former European colonies, he left out the birthplace of wine: the ancient world. How else should we classify wine producing countries like Georgia, Lebanon, Armenia and Israel that are a few thousand years older than the “old world”? (Photo: ...
Events
1/11/2016
First rainfall causes floods across Lebanon
The first heavy rainfall of the season caused floods, car accidents and damage to crops across Lebanon Tuesday. (Foto: Traffic Management Center)
Politics
1/11/2016
Michel Aoun elected president, ending two-year stalemate
Lebanons parliament has elected Michel Aoun as president, ending a political stand-off that has left the post empty for more than two years. (Photo: AP)
Culture
24/10/2016
Sandy Tabet is crowned Miss Lebanon 2016
Sandy Tabet defeated 13 contestants to be crowned Miss Lebanon 2016 Saturday night at Casino du Liban by former Miss Lebanon, Valerie Abou Chacra. (Photo: Bilal Hussein)
Culture
24/10/2016
Barcelona star Lionel Messi meets famous Lebanese pop star - has not got a clue who she is
The Argentine looks absolutely miffed as Yaras manager introduces him to the singer. (Photo: Instagram)
Culture
24/10/2016
12 photos that define your Lebanese weekend
Beautiful places and great food. (Photo: Leyal Khalife)
Events
24/10/2016
Brazilian festival to feature Lebanese animated film
The short film Samt (Silence) is part of the program of the 24th Anima Mundi International Animation Festival in Brazil. The event will happen from October 25 to 30 in Rio and from November 2 to 6 in São Paulo.
Politics
24/10/2016
Kaag visits Lebanese eastern border towns
Sigrid Kaag, the United Nations special coordinator for Lebanon, visited the towns of Al-Qaa and Hermel Wednesday. During the visit, Kaag was briefed by local representatives on the prevailing socio-economic situation and security conditions in and around the area. (Photo: UN Information Office)
Politics
24/10/2016
The blending of Lebanon and Syria
Iran is a conquering shadow behind Lebanon and useful Syria. (Photo: Reuters)
Events
24/10/2016
Brazilians to discuss art, culture in Lebanon
Professors and scholars from Brazil will convene in an international colloquium to address Arab influence in Brazilian society. The event happens on the 27th and 28th in the city of Jounieh. (Photo: press release)
Politics
24/10/2016
Hariri backs Michel Aoun as Lebanons next president
Former prime minister Saad Hariri says supporting Aoun, an ally of Hezbollah, is necessary to protect the country. (Photo: EPA)
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