Lebanon

March 24, 2014

Dominique Hourani and her beloved daughter Dilara.
10:42 GMT

What better way to get the word out, then by song? Lebanese singer Dominique Hourani has hushed claims that she has given up custody to Dilara by releasing a song about it in honor of Mother's Day.

March 23, 2014

Family resemblance much? Here's Myriam Fares and her momma (Image: Facebook).
20:26 GMT

She's the face of beauty alright, to the point that companies use her as the poster child for their products. Now Myriam Fares is sharing where she got her claim to beautiful fame.

Hezbollah fighters have supported the Syrian regime inside the neighboring country's civil war, most recently helping Damascus secure victory in Yabroud over rebel forces (File Archive)
17:00 GMT

Hezbollah officials told media outlets Sunday that the recent Syrian regime victory in Yabroud will "curb suicide and car bombings in Lebanon" as a result.

Rayan dishes all on air. (Image: Facebook)
09:28 GMT

Can't say he agrees with them, but Lebanese songster Rayan can still respect the Lebanese diva's political Tweets.

Nadine poses for photos with her fans at the Paris Gallery Mother's Day event. (Image: Paris Gallery)
08:35 GMT

Nadine El Rassi celebrated Mother's Day in style at the luxurious Paris Gallery Mother's Day event in Abu Dhabi.

The army has since intervened in the clashes, naharnet.com reported. (AFP/File)
06:44 GMT

Dawn clashes in Beirut between Salafists and supporters of the Arab Movement leader caused the death of one person on Sunday morning. At least 10 more were injured.

March 22, 2014

King Abdullah said Lebanese involvement in Syria was not constructive.  (AFP/File)
12:13 GMT

King Abdullah II expressed concern about the current political climate in Lebanon and urged all sides to stay out of Syria's conflict.

Lebanon's coalition government recently won a vote of confidence from Parliament. (AFP/File)
06:12 GMT

U.S. President Barack Obama called Lebanese Prime Minister Tammam Salam to congratulate him on the formation of the coalition government and to stress the importance of holding democratic elections.

March 21, 2014

The Syrian conflict has increasingly pulled neighboring countries such as Lebanon into the three-year-old civil war, putting a strain on the government's ability to operate properly. (photo courtesy: theguardian.com)
18:40 GMT

Members of the international community have expressed frustration at Lebanon's inability to move forward with several development projects.

The Syrian conflict has increasingly pulled neighboring countries such as Lebanon into the three-year-old civil war. (photo courtesy: aljazeera.com)
15:48 GMT

Fighting over the last week between opponents and supporters of Syrian President Bashar Assad threatens to further embroil Lebanon in the Syrian conflict.

March 20, 2014

Lebanon's government ended a nearly 11-month standoff in February when it announced the formation of a new cabinet (AFP/File)
17:43 GMT

The new Cabinet easily won a confidence vote in parliament.

The opposition fighters were attempting to flee into nearby Lebanon, AFP reported. (AFP)
12:09 GMT

Troops loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad killed 11 rebels as they fled the village of Al Hosn, home to a famous Crusader castle, for the nearby Lebanese border, military sources reported on Thursday.

The pic Assi Helani Tweeted for his daughter's sweet sixteen. (Image: Twitter)
11:41 GMT

He loves her, and he doesn't care who knows it! Assi Helani posts pic of his birthday girl to his social media sites.

Violence rages near Lebanon's border with Syria as fighting continues to spill over from the Syrian civil war. (AFP/File)
10:54 GMT

Syrian forces have closed the Bqaiaa crossing amid heavy fighting.

George and Amal looked tanned and happy on their way out from a dinner date in NY. (Image: DailyMail)
09:54 GMT

Hollywood's heartthrob George Clooney and his alleged GF Amal Alamuddin have just returned from a hot vacation in Tanzania and the Seychelles.