Lebanon

March 19, 2014

Lebanon is increasingly being derailed by the spillover of violence in Syria. (AFP/File)
19:52 GMT

At least two rockets from inside Syria have reportedly landed in the eastern Lebanese border town of Hermel.

The Lebanese army was deployed to the town of Arsal Wednesday following Tuesday evening's protests as well as in response to the growing spillover from the neighboring war in Syria (STR/AFP)
12:16 GMT

The Lebanese army reopened the only road that is connected to the border town of Arsal Wednesday after protesters took to the streets and blocked several major roads throughout the country Tuesday evening.

We would have never guessed that this is superstar Ragheb Alama!
12:14 GMT

A very special Arab superstar has posted a cute picture of him in the style of #ThrowbackThursday. Who's the mystery celeb?

March 18, 2014

A suicide car bomb exploded in Lebanon's Bekaa valley earlier this week as sectarian tensions escalate (AFP)
20:52 GMT

Lebanese protestors blocked several roads throughout Lebanon Tuesday in protest of what they are describing as the "siege" of Arsal.

Kazem told everyone that he's also a fan of Haifa Wehbe. (Image: Facebook)
14:43 GMT

Following Haifa Wehbe's sweet flattering comments about Kazem El Saher, he thought he'd now return the favor!

Will Myms and Hassan make a good on-screen couple? (Image: Facebook)
13:26 GMT

Rumor has it that Egyptian actor Hassan Raddad is in love with Myriam Fares. What's the real story?

Tammam Salam to hold talks in hopes of curbing violence in Lebanon. (AFP/File)
07:47 GMT

Lebanese Prime Minister Tammam Salam is expected to hold talks with Tripoli's lawmakers to discuss recent violence.

March 17, 2014

Lebanon's Arsal has frequently been attacked by rockets from the neighboring war in Syria (File Archive)
13:21 GMT

Security sources reported Monday that three rockets launched from the Syrian-Lebanese border struck the village of Nabi Othman earlier in the day.

Will Nawal take a new career step by hosting her first talk show? (Image: Facebook)
10:18 GMT

A year on, Nawal Al Zoghbi is still in negotiation with MBC TV to present her own talk show.

Nicole is happily married to fellow Lebanese actor Youssef El Khal. (Image: Facebook)
08:48 GMT

Nicole Saba will be defending herself against all celeb and fan accusations next week on LBC TV's "The Accused."

Destroyed homes and buildings are seen in the Syrian town of Yabroud on March 16, 2014 after Syria's army and Lebanon's Hezbollah seized full control of the rebel bastion. (AFP)
08:37 GMT

Fears rose in Lebanon on Monday that gunmen, who have fled into Lebanon after Syrian government troops and Hezbollah fighters captured Yabroud, would increase retaliatory violence against the supporters of the Shiite party.

Sunni attacks on Hezbollah fighters have increased in recent weeks in response to the latter's involvement in the neighboring war in Syria and their support of the Assad regime (Joseph Eid/AFP)
05:00 GMT

Suicide car bombs in Lebanon's Baalbeck area left at least two Hezbollah members dead Sunday night and at least six wounded.

March 16, 2014

Syrian rebels recently lost control of the town of Yabroud. (AFP/File)
16:00 GMT

Lebanon has increased its security at the border of Syria after rebels began fleeing to Lebanon from Yabroud.

Cyrine will play the role of a woman who's very unhappy in her relationship. (Image: Facebook)
15:09 GMT

Cyrine is feeling "emotionally disturbed," but only in her upcoming movie!

The official poster for the Sawa 4 Syria fundraiser event. (Image: Hummus For Thought)
14:21 GMT

Indie-pop band Mashrou Leila will be singing at a fundraising event in April, all in the name of Syria.