ICARDA made the first withdrawal from the Norwegian “Doomsday” Global Seed Vault to reconstruct the collection lost in Aleppo. (Wikimedia Commons)
October 25, 2016 - 06:48 GMT
Terbol's new facility is being prepared to house and restore Aleppo's seed legacy, which was threatened by conflict in Syria.
Members and supporters of Hezbollah carry the coffins of Hezbollah's commander Hatem Hamadeh (R) and militant Jalal al-Effeh (L), who were killed in combat alongside Syrian government forces in Syria, on October 18, 2016. (AFP/Anwar Amro)
October 24, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
General Michel Aoun is known to have close ties with the Shia political and militant movement.
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October 24, 2016 - 09:14 GMT
Sandy Tabet was named Miss Lebanon 2016 over the weekend.
Ragheb Alama (File photo)
October 23, 2016 - 18:29 GMT
Tweeters asked the Lebanese singer about everything from his fair to upcoming concerts using the #TalkToRagheb hashtag today.
Rumor has it that Amal is pregnant with the couple's first baby. (Instagram)
October 23, 2016 - 10:05 GMT
Rumor has it that Amal is pregnant with the couple's first baby.
Total Lebanese exports, including industrial items, average about $3 billion a year. (Shutterstock)
October 23, 2016 - 09:53 GMT
Lebanon's industrial exports in the first eight months of 2016 fell to $1.713 billion, a 14.7 percent drop from the same period of 2015 and a 19.2 percent drop from the 2014 period.
Saad Hariri is a major foe of Michel Aoun (AFP/File)
October 21, 2016 - 20:53 GMT
Saad Hariri has backed rival Michel Aoun for President.
Former Prime Minister Saad Hariri has said he will back General Michel Aoun for President. (AFP/File)
October 21, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Saad Hariri is expected to endorse Christian politician Michel Aoun, despite being a close ally of Hezbollah.
Lebanese security forces have made a number of arrests of people suspected of planning to carry out attacks in the country. (AFP/File)
October 20, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
Lebanon's General Security said the cell was made up of eight Syrian nationals planning to carry out attacks in cafes and restaurants throughout the country.
Remittances and capital inflows are some of the few remaining elements that keep the struggling Lebanese economy on its feet. (File photo)
October 20, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
The World Bank revised upward its estimates for remittances and inflows to Lebanon to reach $7.6B compared to $7.48B last year.
The Lebanese army is seen on patrol in the border town of Arsal. (AFP/File)
October 20, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
The shipment was in support of Lebanon's continued fight against Daesh and other militant groups operating in the country and on its border with Syria.
Isn't she breathtaking? (Instagram)
October 20, 2016 - 08:43 GMT
If her acting skills are as perfect as her looks...
Najwa will be performing in Stockholm, Dusseldorf and Paris. (Facebook)
October 19, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Najwa will be performing in Stockholm, Dusseldorf and Paris.
A new report warns that encouraging estimates are not suffice to claim that Lebanon will smoothly extract and export gas in the future without any difficulties. (File photo)
October 19, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
A new policy paper prepared by former Economy Minister Nasser Saidi stressed that the challenges that Lebanon will face in extracting gas are much bigger and daunting than immediate benefits.
Lebanese troops are seen on patrol near the Syrian border. (AFP/File)
October 18, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
The Lebanese army and Hezbollah have been routing out militants from Daesh and Jabhat Fatah al-Sham that are entrenched along the border with Syria.