Lebanon

December 1, 2014

Funeral procession for the joy-giving songstress.
07:24 GMT

Maronite patriarch Beshara Rahi had some joyful things to say about the late pop singer at her funeral on Sunday.

November 30, 2014

Artists, friends, relatives and fans of the late Sabah really showed her the love on her funeral Sunday. (Image: The Daily Star)
14:13 GMT

Hundreds of admirers, artists and public figures joined the family of legendary Lebanese diva Sabah for her funeral Sunday.

These two were pretty much inseparable. (Image: Facebook)
10:28 GMT

Lebanese songstress is accepting condolences after losing her bosom buddy Sabah last week.

Arsal has been the site of fierce clashes between militants and Lebanese authorities over the last several months. (AFP/File)
08:39 GMT

The Lebanese army said it dismantled a bomb and an anti-tank land mine after discovering them on the outskirts of the border town of Arsal.

Born in 1912 in an eastern Lebanese Christian village, he was a fierce defender of the idea of Lebanese specificity, classing the tiny Mediterranean country as strictly Phoenician, never Arab. (Image: Google)
08:30 GMT

Controversial and iconic Lebanese poet Said Akl, who hated anything Arab, died on Friday aged 102.

Sabah has always stayed elegant and fashionable, even at her old age. (Image: The Daily Star)
08:18 GMT

Lebanon said goodbye to their homegrown music and acting icon Sabah over the weekend.

November 29, 2014

The negotiations will take place with the use of a mediator to attempt to save the Lebanese captive Nusra has threatened to kill. (AFP/File)
05:00 GMT

Lebanon's General Security Maj. Gen. Abbas Ibrahim entered negotiations Friday with Nusra front to cancel the threatened execution of Lebanese hostage.

November 28, 2014

Nursra Front has been holding the Lebanese hostages for several months, following clashes in Arsal, and have demanded hefty prisoner swap deals to secure their release. (AFP/File)
08:21 GMT

Protesters in Lebanon face riot police blocking Beirut road in a protest condemning inaction by the the government to secure the release of 26 servicemen still held hostage by Nusra Front.

November 27, 2014

The three Syrians were caught with ISIL related material on their mobile phones. (AFP/File)
12:07 GMT

Lebanese security forces arrested three Syrians for allegedly supporting ISIL in the northern region of Akkar Thursday.

Amal and George will not be adopting a child as previously rumored. (Image: Albawaba edit)
10:20 GMT

George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin aren't planning to adopt a child from a war-torn country as previously rumored!

Amal's grey and black dress is the envy of many fashionistas around the world. (Image: Socialmention.com)
09:40 GMT

Amal Alamuddin exceeds glam levels as she touches down in Heathrow Airport! She's the envy of every fashionista!

Sabah's last words to Rola were "I miss you so much." (Image: Facebook)
08:09 GMT

Sabah's "soul daughter" Rola Saad most devastated by icon's death.

Lebanon's army has been involved in deadly battles with militants along the country's border with Syria in recent months. (AFP/File)
07:50 GMT

Lebanon has finalized a $3 billion arms deal, funded by Saudi Arabia following consultations between representatives.

November 26, 2014

The Department of State sounded new alarm bells, by informing citizens that all airplanes flying over Syria are “at risk.” (AFO/File)
19:11 GMT

Americans are discouraged from "all travel to Lebanon” because of "the frequency of terrorist bombing attacks throughout the country,” according to a new warning issued by the United States Department of State on Monday. The warning echoed a similar notification released last August.