Lebanon

May 1, 2014

Many agree that Myms will make a great actress this Ramadan. (Image: Facebook)
12:06 GMT

Myriam Fares is convinced that her drama "Accusation" will be the most-watched on TV this Ramadan.

Amal Alamuddin will like have a meringue-shaped dress like those designed by Thelma Madine (Image: Facebook).
12:00 GMT

Poofy hair, gobs of makeup, big ol' dress, and lots of food are guaranteed for the nuptials between Hollywood star George Clooney and his Lebanese fiancee.

Violence in border towns like Hermel have forced many Lebanese residents to flee. (AFP/File)
11:05 GMT

International attention is focused on refugees fleeing Syria, but Lebanese who have been displaced by the violence on the border of Syria and Lebanon say they need assistance as well.

April 30, 2014

Syria refugees flee across the dangerous border into Lebanon for safety (File/AFP)
15:07 GMT

Five Lebanese soldiers were injured on Wednesday when they were attacked by gunmen near the Rahwa region, bordering with Syria.

George Clooney is all smiles to have Amal Alamuddin as his wife-to-be.
12:00 GMT

Love is in the air in Lebanon with the whole country taking very personally Amal Alamuddin's engagement to Hollywood star George Clooney.

Speaker Nabih Berri adjourned the second round and scheduled the third round for May 7. (AFP/File)
11:44 GMT

Lebanese lawmakers failed to elect a new president and have set the third round of voting for May 7.

Growth in Lebanon is expected to reach 2 percent, according to Finance Minister Ali Hasan Khalil (File/AFP)
10:25 GMT

Lebanon on Tuesday swapped $1.4 billion in eurobonds with 23 percent being taken by foreign investors.

George Clooney has gotten a good one it seems!
05:00 GMT

Even her colleagues speak very highly of the soon-to-be Mrs. Clooney.

Last week's attempt to elect the country's next president failed after the necessary quorum of MPs present at the session fell short (File Archive/AFP)
05:00 GMT

Lebanon's Change and Reform bloc hinted Tuesday that they may not attend the parliamentary session set for Wednesday to elect the country's next president.

April 29, 2014

Amal and George look glowing and so natural when in each other's company. (Image: Eonline)
13:25 GMT

George Clooney's parents are thrilled to have Amal Alamuddin as the next addition to their family.

Lebanese composer Gabriel Yared is famed for his cinematic scores for The English Patient (1996) & Cold Mountain (2003). His jazz-infused soundtrack for The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999) mixes several performances by Miles Davis, Charlie Parker, and Dizzy Gillespie with Yared’s Oscar-nominated score. He’s won a Grammy, an Oscar, and three BAFTAs!
13:17 GMT

Jazz in the Middle East: Play that funky music Arab boy! Meet the Middle East's grooviest jazz artists and surf n swing through our smooth selection!

There's no doubt Majida's Cairo concert will be as successful as that of her Alexandria one. (Image: Facebook)
12:04 GMT

Following the success of her Alexandria concert several weeks ago, Majida El Roumi is back for another dose of Egypt in Cairo this May.

April 28, 2014

The Lebanese army was deployed to Tripoli en masse earlier this year in order to restore order due to increasing tensions and clashes, particularly between the Jabal Mohsen and Bab Al Tabbaneh neighborhoods (File Archive/AFP)
10:50 GMT

A Lebanese judge has requested the death penalty for 32 suspects who have been allegedly involved in arm clashes in the northern city of Tripoli.