Lebanon

December 2, 2014

Shakira with her adorable son Milan at a public outing. (Image: REUTERS/Eddie Keogh)
08:04 GMT

Lebanese-Columbian superstar Shakira wants her son Milan to live a normal childhood, so she's requested the media to keep their cameras at bay!

Lebanese authorities have arrested one of ISIL leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi’s wives, according to media reports. (File photo)
07:42 GMT

Media reports say one of Baghdadi's wives was arrested with her son at Lebanon's border with Syria.

December 1, 2014

Malik slapped the Muslim presenter live on air for wearing a short dress. (Image: The Independent)
11:15 GMT

Muslim Indian presenter Gauahar Khan got slapped live on air by a man from the audience for wearing revealing clothes.

Elissa with her beloved gents. (Image: Twitter)
09:00 GMT

Elissa goes on a hot date with two dudes, Wael Kfoury included, duh!

The dress that got the Arab world and Western media talking. (Image: DM)
08:05 GMT

Haifa Wehbe's "naked" dress caused a media frenzy this month, but now ISIS have caught up with the insanity and are super mad at her!

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.