Lebanon

March 4, 2014

Syrian rockets have often landed in Lebanese border territories (Courtesy of Press TV)
15:52 GMT

Three rockets from Syria's ongoing civil war hit Lebanon's Bekaa Tuesday causing damage to many homes, but no casualties have yet been reported.

Mai is now at home recovering from her short-lived health-scare. (Image: Facebook)
10:17 GMT

Mai Hariri was rushed to hospital after losing consciousness on Sunday night.

George Clooney has eyes only for Amal Alamuddin! (Image: Daily Mail's Facebook)
10:15 GMT

Despite his starring role in the seven Academy Award winning film "Gravity", George Clooney was notably missing from the Oscars. Looks like the Middle East has been pulling on his heart strings.

Ramy's mother's funeral will take place on Wednesday this week. (Image: Facebook)
08:43 GMT

Ramy Ayach's mother passes away on Monday evening.

Regime warplanes have caused devastation across Syria - now its Lebanon's turn. Here, a Syrian man runs for cover as smoke rises from buildings nearby following a reported bombing attack by government forces on the Hanano district of the northern city of Aleppo. (AFP)
06:43 GMT

Proving that the Syrian conflict is increasingly spilling over into Lebanon's borders, Syrian warplanes dropped 18 missiles onto the outskirts of Bekaa border town Arsal and nearby areas on Monday.

Hezbollah said that Israel had lied about reports it hit a weapons shipment traveling into Syria from Lebanon. (AFP/File)
06:31 GMT

Lebanese Shiite group Hezbollah on Monday denied reports that Israel had bombed and destroyed a shipment of weapons traveling into Syria last week.

March 3, 2014

Hezbollah fighters have been supporting Syrian regime troops and vowed last month to remain involved in the conflict despite calls for the Lebanese-based group to withdraw from the neighboring conflict (File Archive)
12:29 GMT

Hezbollah is experiencing a surge in recruits wanting to fight in Syria in support of Syrian President Bashar Al Assad, according to statements this week.

Relatives mourn over the coffin of Elias Khoury an officer in the Lebanese army who was killed in a suicide attack at a checkpoint at the entrace to Hermel in eastern Lebanon, near the border with Syria. (AFP)
09:30 GMT

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov are due to be in Paris this week for a discussion of the spillover of the Syria conflict and its impact on Lebanon, but the ongoing crisis in Ukraine is set to dominate the discussion.

Golan Heights has frequently been hit by rockets from neighboring Syria as a spillover effect (Courtesy of Press TV)
07:27 GMT

Rocket attacks targeting an Israeli post in the Golan Heights are being pinned on Hezbollah as they are widely believed to be retaliation for Israel's airstrikes on the Hezbollah stronghold near the Lebanese-Syrian border last week.

March 2, 2014

A still from Nancy's promo for her upcoming music video. (Image: YouTube snapshot)
14:14 GMT

Nancy Ajram teased her fans with a brand new look in a teaser from her upcoming music video.

Israel has increased security alerts for all of its embassies globally (File Archive)
10:41 GMT

Israel has increased security alerts on all of its embassies worldwide in fear of a Hezbollah response attack after Tel Aviv raided the Hezbollah stronghold of Janta.

March 1, 2014

Hasan Nasrallah, the head of Hezbollah. (AFP/File)
17:19 GMT

Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah, the head of Hezbollah, met with an Iranian parliamentary member in Lebanon this weekend.

Suicide bombings are on the rise in Lebanon. Abdullah Azzam Brigades have claimed responsibility for most of the attacks. (AFP/File)
13:42 GMT

The Lebanese government shut down two gas centers after receiving intelligence that the facilities may be the target of a terrorist attack.

Diana looked stunning in her La Bourgeoisie dress at the Hala February Festival. (Image: Albawaba edit)
05:00 GMT

Diana Haddad's Hala February Festival concert was a huge success with her fans.

February 28, 2014

The Syrian civil war has drawn both Lebanon and Israel into the neighboring violence to various degrees. The border between Lebanon and Israel has remained relatively quiet, though there are fears of escalation due to continued hostilities between Hezbollah and Israel. (AFP/File)
14:27 GMT

Lebanon receives a warning from Israel after Hezbollah said that it would "choose the time and place" to respond to an attack widely thought to be carried out by Israel.