Lebanon

January 6, 2015

Hundreds of Syrian refugees arrive in the Lebanese border town of Arsal, November 18, 2013. (AFP/File)
14:04 GMT

US officials voiced concern over Lebanon's new visa requirement rule for Syrians entering the country, calling it "additional challenges for refugees".

The sarcastic selfie Ricky posted in response to his death hoax! (Image: Instagram)
13:24 GMT

Haifa Wehbe was among the millions of people who thought Ricky Martin died on New Year's Day!

Maya's second baby has a serious heart condition and will have open heart surgery once its been born. (Image: Facebook)
09:57 GMT

Maya Nasri is struggling to come to terms with the horrible reality that her second unborn child has a heart deformity.

January 5, 2015

A Syrian child stands in front of a makeshift refugee camp in Lebanon's Bekaa Valley, December 13, 2013. (AFP/File)
08:06 GMT

Syrian refugees across Lebanon struggled to live in tent settlements as temperatures continue to drop and heavy rainfall persists.

January 4, 2015

The aid package was first announced in 2013 and included the purchasing of French weapons, equipment and vehicles for the Lebanese army. (AFP/File)
21:00 GMT

Saudi and French defense ministers discussed the delivery of military aid to Lebanon during a meeting in Riyadh Sunday.

Rola Saad sports a skimpy dress at her NYE gig in Lebanon. (Image: Facebook)
10:33 GMT

All most fans will remember from this New Year is how little Rola Saad was wearing at her concert.

The mother of one of the kidnapped Lebanese soldiers sits outside a tent in Beirut’s downtown. (Image: Al-Akhbar)
08:16 GMT

Amid the bustle and clatter of the festive season, a simple stroll along the cobblestone streets of Beirut’s downtown is enough to make evident the presence of two extremely different worlds within a limited space.

Hezbollah fighters and the Syrian military took Flita last year after bloody clashes with rebels. (AFP/File)
06:00 GMT

Four Hezbollah fighters and five Syrian army soldiers were killed when fierce clashes broke out with militants in the Syrian border village of Flita.

Former Prime Minister Omar Karami died Thursday due to complications from a long illness at the age of 80. (AFP/File)
05:00 GMT

Embattled Syrian president Bashar al-Assad joined other Arab leaders Saturday and called the family of Lebanon's recently deceased former Prime Minister Omar Karami, who passed away earlier this week, to offer his condolences.

January 3, 2015

Nusra has proportedly  said protesting was acceptable. (AFP/File)
10:16 GMT

Nusra Front claims it overran #hezbollah posts, which civilians claim they are not in support of, yet also not in support of Nursra.

Derian denounced the use of violence by Muslim hardline groups in Syria, Iraq, and consequently, Lebanon. (AFP/File)
06:30 GMT

In the face of the Syrian revolution's impact on the country, Lebanon's Grand Mufti Abdel Latif Derian says Lebanon must pull out of its own crisis.

January 2, 2015

Lebanon is currently home to over 1.2 million Syrian refugees. (AFP/File)
15:00 GMT

Lebanese authorities have implemented strict entry restrictions for Syrian nationals entering the country in an attempt to curb the rising number of refugees in the country.

December 31, 2014

Myriam Fares on LBCI & LDC with Raja Nasereddine and Rodolph Hilal wearing Basil Soda dress and YEPREM jewelry. (Image: Facebook)
10:20 GMT

Myriam Fares shared on the TV show "The Accused" how she and her husband Danny Metri first met.

Dozens of Lebanese soldiers were captured by Daesh in August after army troops clashed with militants in Arsal. (AFP/File)
07:20 GMT

Daesh threatened to kill 25 Lebanese soldiers unless Beirut released the militant group leader's ex-wife who was arrested in December.