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Lebanese army troops are seen on patrol. (AFP/File)
September 30, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
Meanwhile Hezbollah and the Syrian army have engaged in clashes with Daesh on the Syrian side of the border.
 Among the options Salameh may resort to is to issue new certificates of deposit with long-term maturity that carry 7 to 9 percent interest. (File photo)
September 29, 2016 - 10:47 GMT
Lebanese banks are reporting massive amounts of cash as a result of a Central Bank swap.
Nicole with her daughter Nicole Junior... apparently! (Al Jaras Magazine)
September 29, 2016 - 07:51 GMT
Is this really Nicole Saba's daughter 'Nicole Junior'?
Ain al-Hilweh Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon. (AFP/File)
September 28, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
As violence mounts inside the Palestinian refugee camp, a Fatah al-Islam commander surrendered to Lebanese army forces in Sidon.
George and Amal at the CEO Roundtable, on the sidelines of the 71st session of the UN General Assembly in New York.  (AFP/Jim Watson)
September 28, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
The star couple have announced their school project that aims at providing education for 15, 000 Lebanese and refugee children, set to open next year.
The Ain al-Hilweh refugee camp in Lebanon. (AFP/File)
September 27, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
Tensions continue to mount in the Ain al-Hilweh refugee camp after a grenade attack on the home of a Palestinian National Security Force member.
Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah addresses supporters in Beirut, Lebanon, on November 3, 2014. (AFP/File)
September 27, 2016 - 10:41 GMT
The head of the Lebanese resistance movement of Hezbollah says he considers the radical ideology of Wahhabism to be even more pernicious than the Israeli regime.
Klink in her wannabe Britney dress. (Instagram)
September 27, 2016 - 09:55 GMT
Myriam Klink's failed attempt at dressing like Britney Spears!
Apple farmers briefly cut off the highway from Jbeil towards Beirut and dumped their apples on the street in protest of alleged barriers to selling their products. (Panoramio)
September 27, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
A new ministerial decree in Lebanon has imposed mandatory licensing for importers of frozen apples, pears and potatoes after protests from local farmers.
Myriam's Facebook picture that left many Muslims unimpressed. (Facebook)
September 26, 2016 - 13:39 GMT
The singer has angered conservative Muslims in Saudi Arabia and elsewhere.
Nobody was more vibrant than or loved life as much as Sabah did. (File photo)
September 25, 2016 - 14:33 GMT
You're in for a treat!
Costa Brava is one of two landfills of a government plan to end the country’s trash crisis, which began July of last year with the closure of the Naameh landfill after 17 years of operation. (The Daily Star/ Hasan Shaaban)
September 25, 2016 - 08:30 GMT
Activists prevented garbage trucks from entering the Costa Brava landfill, in protest of the environmental damage the dump would have to the surrounding areas.
Members of the Palestinian Fatah movement and Lebanese army soldiers watch as an ambulance evacuates the wounded from Ain al-Hilweh refugee camp near Lebanon’s southern port city of Sidon during clashes on August 25, 2015. (AFP/File)
September 24, 2016 - 10:41 GMT
Supporters of the so-called Islamic State Emir in Ain el-Hilweh, Imad Yassine, have shifted their allegiance to the Nusra Front, which rebranded itself as Jabhat Fateh al-Sham in July when it split from the al-Qaida movement.
A general view shows rubbish bags piled up on the side of the road in the Jdeideh neighbourhood, north of Beirut, on September 20, 2016. (AFP/Joseph Eid)
September 22, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
The activists are aiming to block the construction of two controversial landfills east and south of Beirut.