The much-loved icon Fairouz. (File photo)
December 06, 2016 - 09:54 GMT
Tension escalated Monday with political parties threatening to take measures after Hezbollah-affiliated students at the Lebanese University prevented Fairouz songs from being played during a memorial service over the weekend.
She quit showbiz early on in her career. (
December 06, 2016 - 07:45 GMT
She quit showbiz early on in her career.
Lebanese soldiers are seen deployed on a street in the northern Lebanese city of Tripoli on March 14, 2014. (AFP/Ibrahim Shalhoub)
December 05, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
Two soldiers were initially wounded in the shooting, but the army said in a statement Monday that one of the soldiers had succumbed to his wounds.
Do you think she's au naturel, or do you believe Myriam paid a few visits to the plastic surgeon over the years? (Instagram)
December 05, 2016 - 09:43 GMT
Do you think she's au naturel, or do you believe Myriam paid a few visits to the plastic surgeon over the years?
The Labor Ministry had previously announced a steeper penalty for companies and institutions that fire Lebanese employees in favor of foreigners working under false titles. (Shutterstock)
December 04, 2016 - 13:24 GMT
The new warning by the ministry came after receiving new applications by Lebanese companies willing to negotiate over the layoffs of some of their staff.
Beautiful Beren is an icon in the Middle East, loved for her acting roles in popular dubbed Turkish dramas and for her amazing sense of style. (File photo)
December 04, 2016 - 11:34 GMT
And we are fans of them both.
Copper cables have the capacity to provide users with a maximum internet speed of 8 megabytes per second, while fiber optics can provide households with an average of 100 megabytes per second.
December 04, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
Lebanon's telecom minister has vowed to have the country fully connected by fiber optics by 2020, with the vast majority covered by 2017.
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? (
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.