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Another 73 per cent consider that the Article increases pressure on women to marry their rapists with the same number considering that the Article reflects society's preference for preserving a family's 'honour', rather than seeking justice for a woman's suffering. (AFP/File)
December 03, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
Local NGO organises visual performance outside of parliament of a woman dressed in a white dress made out of bandages.
Aren't they adorable? (Google screenshot)
December 01, 2016 - 09:40 GMT
We're not jealous!
Women's rights activists in Lebanon have been protesting an article that allows rapists to avoid punishment if they marry their victim. (AFP/File)
December 01, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
Article 522 of Lebanon's penal code allows rapists to escape punishment for marrying their victim.
The ministry has received many complaints from domestic workers about how they are treated by their employers, as well as from households employing domestic workers. (AFP/File)
November 30, 2016 - 12:30 GMT
Lebanon's labor ministry has made an appeal to improve recruitment agencies as it is revealed that just 441 out of over 700 domestic worker recruitment firms meet legal standards.
It's bad enough that Nasser al Qasabi is no longer a celebrity judge on the talent show. (Facebook)
November 30, 2016 - 11:35 GMT
What in the world is happening?
What has May got in store for us? (hasnaa.d1g.com)
November 30, 2016 - 10:19 GMT
What is she talking about though?
The singer will perform in Abu Dhabi on NYE. (Facebook)
November 30, 2016 - 09:24 GMT
She will be performing in Abu Dhabi.
Let's party with Myriam Fares. (Instagram)
November 29, 2016 - 09:09 GMT
Time for a family outing, y'all.
Saad Hariri, son of slain former Lebanese premier Rafiq Hariri. (AFP/Jan Hennop)
November 29, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
Lebanon’s Future Movement was founded in 1990s by late Prime Minister Rafik Hariri.
Nancy looked daring in leather on the BOTB stage. (Facebook)
November 28, 2016 - 12:39 GMT
Ya salam, ya Nancy!
Carole on the Sorbonne University stage in Abu Dhabi. (Instagram)
November 27, 2016 - 12:10 GMT
And we want that dress!
Controversial Egyptian chairman of Zamalek SC says Maya was born a boy, not girl. (Instagram)
November 27, 2016 - 09:51 GMT
Controversial Egyptian chairman of Zamalek SC says Maya was born a boy, not girl.
Business leaders and investors said that one of the main duties of the new government is to pass the budget as soon as possible to send a positive signal to the market. (File photo)
November 27, 2016 - 07:30 GMT
Lebanon's budget deficit jumped to 26.8 percent of spending up to August 2016, as government revenues fail to keep up with LL 14.17 trillion in spending.
Liz Hurley as Queen Helena in The Royals. (The Susquehannock Courier)
November 24, 2016 - 10:52 GMT
How do you feel about that, Amal?
Syrian refugees make the treacherous journey across Europe (Wikipedia)
November 24, 2016 - 10:20 GMT
A video has been shared on social media contrasting the attitudes of Norwegians and the Lebanese.
EDL counts heavily on contract workers to carry out maintenance work and collect electricity bills. (EDL)
November 24, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
While the Lebanese government has put a freeze on new recruitment, Electricite du Liban contract workers are pressing to become full-time employees.