The tourism minister remained cautiously optimistic, recognising that the political impasse and the Syrian conflict threaten Lebanon's stability. (Shutterstock)
June 30, 2015 - 11:04 GMT
The country has witnessed a 25 percent increase in tourist numbers over the last nine months, in spite of recent attacks.
Lebanese security forces have continued to battle militants near the border with Syria in recent months. (AFP/File)
June 30, 2015 - 10:42 GMT
Lebanese security forces arrested eight Syrian men on suspicion of being affiliated with terrorist groups in the border towns of Labweh and Arsal.
Kidnappings have been a common occurrence in the Bekaa Valley, an area known for hosting a large number of gangs. (AFP/File)
June 30, 2015 - 08:30 GMT
Kidnappings have been a common occurrence in the Bekaa Valley, an area known for hosting a large number of gangs.
Elie Saab speaking at the LAU graduation ceremony. (Photo courtesy of The Daily Star)
June 30, 2015 - 07:30 GMT
The self-taught fashion guru receives the honor for his outstanding contribution to the fashion industry in Lebanon and around the world.
The Syrian national flag waves in the wind over the a prison in Syria. (AFP/Zein al-Rifai)
June 29, 2015 - 16:30 GMT
The two Islamists returned home and were received by their families at a ceremony Sunday.
Lebanon and Israel are disputing a maritime zone of 854 square km with suspected energy reserves potentially worth billions of dollars. (Shutterstock)
June 29, 2015 - 08:51 GMT
US Dept of State official to mediate talks between Lebanon and Israel over disputed maritime zone and exploration of lucrative energy reserves.
Hezbollah has been strengthening their positions near the northeastern Lebanese town of Ras Baalbek with rockets and heavy artillery in preparation for an upcoming offensive against Daesh. (AFP/File)
June 28, 2015 - 13:33 GMT
The outskirts of the northeastern town of Ras Baalbek are expected to see a series of fierce clashes between Hezbollah and Daesh in the upcoming weeks.
George and Amal Clooney's new £10million home has been undergoing renovations for almost a year. (Eonline/Paris Match edit)
June 28, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
George and Amal Clooney have been called 'the worst neighbours you could have'. And they haven't even moved in!
Tiffany Tang, making a name for herself for the wrong reasons! (Photo Bucket)
June 28, 2015 - 08:16 GMT
Tiffany Tang, also known as Tang Yan, walked the red carpet at 18th Shanghai International Film Festival in a dress from Elie Saab's 2015 summer collection. Or so she thought!
The new center will be managed by the Restart Center for Rehabilitation of Victims of Violence and Torture, a Lebanese NGO. The Palace of Justice in Beirut. (IFPO)
June 28, 2015 - 06:28 GMT
New center to meet with every new detainee in Tripoli, collect forensic evidence of torture and provide support.
The Ramadan series was produced with tech teams who worked on Harry Potter and Lord of the Rings. (Instagram)
June 27, 2015 - 17:00 GMT
The Lebanese actress is now contracted to the series that will run over the next four years!