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A Lebanese activist holds his national flag during a mass rally on Aug. 29, 2015 at the iconic Martyrs Square in Beirut. (AFP/File)
September 03, 2015 - 19:46 GMT
Two activists were arrested Thursday for spray-painting parking meters during protests outside of the Interior Ministry.
Sixteen Lebanese servicemen are still being held by Nusra Front. (AFP/File)
September 03, 2015 - 16:53 GMT
Sixteen Lebanese servicemen are still being held by al-Nusra Front.
Lebanese Parliament Speaker Nabhi Berri postponed the next vote till September 30. (AFP/File)
September 03, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
The Lebanese parliament failed to elect a new president for the 28th time while anti-trash protests have brought the country to deadlock.
Carole is now the proud mama of baby Tala. (Instagram)
September 02, 2015 - 09:39 GMT
Singer Carole Samaha gave birth to a healthy baby girl on Monday.
The men were charged with plotting attacks against the Gulf state. (AFP/File)
September 02, 2015 - 08:14 GMT
Police in Kuwait arrested 24 people Tuesday for allegedly having links to Iran and Hezbollah, a statement said.
Lebanon was the seventh largest source of greenfield FDI projects among 19 Arab countries, behind the UAE. (File photo)
September 02, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
Lebanese investors have put $7.2 billion in outward greenfield foreign direct investment (FDI) between January 2003 and May 2015, according to a report by fDi Markets.
A protester makes obscene signs towards riot policemen as his comrades try to cross the barbed wire separating them from the governmental palace at the end of a mass rally against a political class seen as corrupt and incapable of providing basic services on August 29, 2015 at the iconic Martyrs Square in Beirut. (AFP/STR)
September 01, 2015 - 12:10 GMT
You Stink protesters demanded the immediate resignation of the environment minister over the country's worsening trash crisis.
The renowned Lebanese Ghada Shbeir's concert will close the 13th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Summer Festival. Shbeir talks about her journey with music and Arab-Andalusian heritage. (Facebook)
September 01, 2015 - 10:50 GMT
The renowned Lebanese Ghada Shbeir's concert will close the 13th Bibliotheca Alexandrina Summer Festival. Shbeir talks about her journey with music and Arab-Andalusian heritage.
One of the selfies Elissa was made fun of on Instagram. (Instagram)
September 01, 2015 - 08:57 GMT
Lebanese superstar's fans take to Twitter to #SelfieLikeElissa.
A member of the Syria Civil Defense
August 31, 2015 - 16:47 GMT
Renewed clashes in the Syrian border town of Zabadani have left six militants dead as Hezbollah and the Syrian army continue their advance two days after the collapse of a ceasefire.
A Fatah official in Ain al-Hilweh said the group controls four of the 11 districts in the camp. (AFP/Mahmoud Zayat)
August 31, 2015 - 15:17 GMT
A Fatah official in Ain al-Hilweh said the group controls four of the 11 districts in the camp.