Lebanon

May 29, 2014

Maya is going to gain acting experience from two different productions! (Image: Facebook)
12:27 GMT

Singer Maya Diab is preparing for a new production, and it's something that she hasn't yet done before!

U.S. Ambassador David Hale said in a statement that it was “unfortunate” the polls “did not occur on time, in accordance with the Lebanese constitution." (AFP/File)
07:26 GMT

The Obama administration is planning to issue a statement that would back the Lebanese government after the presidential vacuum and call for the swift election of a new head of state, diplomatic sources said.

May 28, 2014

The pictures Dolly posted of herself playing dead on "The Trial." (Image: Facebook)
22:03 GMT

Dolly Shahine posted pictures of herself laying in a pool of blood; but was it her who posted them?

Lebanon is now home to over one million Syrian refugees (File/AFP)
20:00 GMT

Sources from the European Commission said they are concerned about reports where Syrian refugees were allegedly denied vital healthcare treatment in Lebanon.

Pro-Assad supporters took to the streets of Beirut on Wednesday (File/AFP)
16:21 GMT

Pro-Assad voters stopped traffic in the streets of Beirut Wednesday amid a chaotic and disorganised day at the Syrian embassy.

Four missiles were fired into Arsal town, Bekaa Valley, on Wednesday (File/AFP)
14:38 GMT

Tensions are rising in the Lebanon-Syria border as Syrian fighter jets fired missiles into Bekaa Valley, where it is widely believed rebels are supported.

Have Tamer and Basma kissed and made up? (Image: Facebook)
10:37 GMT

Tamer Hosny was in Beirut with his wife Basma Bousel this week, brushing off marital problem rumors.

President Michel Suleiman's six-year term ended on Sunday. His predecessor is yet to be elected, causing a power vaccum and insecurity in Lebanon. (AFP/File)
10:26 GMT

Interior Minister Nouhad al-Mashnouq has said that a security plan for Beirut is expected to witness light in June as another cabinet minister stressed that no party wants to create chaos.

Lebanon's southern border has continuously witnessed violations carried out by Israel. (AFP/File)
09:58 GMT

An Israeli infantry unit violated the southern Lebanese border on Wednesday near al-Ghajjar village.

Elissa said that she will be singing the theme tune for the Ramadan TV drama "Law" this year. (Image: Facebook)
09:05 GMT

Elissa isn't known for being indecisive but she's gone back on a regretful decision at the time to do it all over again today!

May 27, 2014

Nancy in her casual attire while out shopping. (Image: Facebook)
10:27 GMT

A picture of Nancy Ajram shopping became one of the most popular pix on social media!

Elissa loves to make her fans feel loved wherever they're from in the Arab world. (Image: Facebook)
07:24 GMT

Lebanese superstar Elissa congratulated Jordanians on the happiest day of their lives!

May 26, 2014

Russia has not yet agreed with the rest of the Security Council on the French draft resolution (File Archive/AFP)
09:39 GMT

The UN Security Council is set to vote on a draft resolution from France that pushes for a new head of state in Lebanon in order to avoid a presidential vacuum.