Lebanon

October 1, 2014

At least 21 Lebanese soldiers and policemen are still being held hostage by militants. (AFP/File)
06:51 GMT

Nusra Front militants have handed over one abducted Lebanese soldier Tuesday night after talks with a Qatari negotiating team.

September 30, 2014

So far, Syria's Nusra front has executed one Lebanese soldier and threatened another, while IS has killed two more. (AFP/File)
15:20 GMT

Following the most recent Lebanese hostage execution by Nusra Front, Qatari mediators touched down on the outskirts of Arsal Tuesday to begin a negotiation process with militants still holding at least 21 security personnel captive.

Since the Arsal clashes and subsequent soldier catpures in August, Lebanese citizens have grown increasingly aggressive toward Syrian refugees. (AFP/File)
14:25 GMT

Amid heightened tensions after Arsal, armed attacks against Syrian refugees carried out by Lebanese refugees has Human Rights Watch Lebanon worried for what will come next, and urging Lebanese authorities to take action.

George and Amal looked picture perfect in the first-to-be-revealed wedding photo. (Image: Hello!)
12:06 GMT

In a world exclusive, PEOPLE HELLO! magazine are delighted to present the first photos of the eagerly anticipated wedding between the Hollywood heart-throb and his beautiful barrister bride.

US actor George Clooney and British lawyer Amal Alamuddin arrive on September 29, 2014 at the palazzo Ca Farsetti in Venice, for a civil ceremony to officialise their wedding. (Image: AFP/PIERRE TEYSSOT)
09:48 GMT

Newlyweds George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin officialised their wedding on Monday, as they were welcomed by crowds of Venetian council workers hoping for some political support from the high-powered couple.

September 29, 2014

Qassem could face up to three years in jail. (AFP/File)
18:00 GMT

Lebanese lawyers filed a lawsuit against TV host Faisal al-Qassem Monday over his unflattering remarks about the Lebanese army.

The militants are able to enter Lebanon through the porous Lebanese-Syrian border. (AFP/File)
13:00 GMT

The Lebanese army clashed with militants trying to infiltrate Lebanon on Monday.

Nicole at Splash Fashion Show Dubai 2014. (Image: Facebook)
10:44 GMT

How does Nicole Saba do it all? Singing, acting, motherhood, and now modeling are all on the superstar's slate.

Lebanese troops deploy across the border town of Arsal, August 28, 2014 (File/AFP)
09:56 GMT

Lebanon's army clashed with militants on the outskirts of Arsal, allegedly leaving many soldiers dead or injured in the early hours of Monday morning.

Amal and George make their first appearance as a married couple. Bless! (Image: The Guardian)
08:45 GMT

He swore to never marry again, but George Clooney made Amal Alamuddin one lucky woman - for the rest of her life - on Saturday!

September 28, 2014

Hisham is looking worse for wear as he suffers in the ICU with a rare disease! (Image: Albawaba edit)
22:27 GMT

Hisham Tala'at Mustafa who killed Lebanese singer Suzan Tamim is in the ICU suffering from a rare disease. Should he be permitted to travel abroad for treatment?

Lebanese activists vowed to file a lawsuit against the journalist for his remarks. (AFP/File)
19:10 GMT

A group of Lebanese activists held a protest at the offices of al-Jazeera in Beirut over anti-army remarks made by an al-Jazeera journalist over the weekend.

Multiple Lebanese soldiers were kidnapped during clashes on the border with Syria. (AFP/File)
19:00 GMT

A Lebanese MP announced that the Free Syrian Army has saved multiple Lebanese soldiers from their jihadist kidnappers.

Negotiation deal may be in the works for Lebanese hostages as PM Salam asks Turkey and Qatar to aid release efforts. (AFP/File)
09:49 GMT

Prime Minister Tammam Salam asked Qatar and Turkey to help secure the release of Lebanese hostages, saying Lebanon would support a negotiation deal.