Lebanon

June 24, 2014

The attack happened near a cafe where people were gathered to watch the World Cup. (AFP/File)
07:26 GMT

A suicide bomber blew up his vehicle outside a cafe in Beirut late Monday.

Fete de la Musique took place on June 21st in Lebanon.
07:00 GMT

Saturday saw droves of fans despite security fears in Lebanon for the Fête de la Musique festival.

June 23, 2014

Ramy Ayach bringing the heat to South Lebanon in a beautiful event in Hasbaya. (Image: Twitter)
20:36 GMT

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Grace Deeb is back, baby! (Image: Facebook)
17:55 GMT

It's been a few years since Grace Deeb produced her own video for "Sing", but the Lebanese songstress is back in business now, baby!

Protesters march through the streets of Beirut in October, 2012, demanding better treatment of foreign workers in the country. (AFP)
17:11 GMT

Human rights activists are planning to protest the torture and maltreatment of 800 foreign workers detained in an underground parking lot

Wael with his lovely family. (Image: Facebook)
10:43 GMT

Wael Jassar talks family, his daughter's singing talent and why he wants them out of the spotlight!

The official poster for Carole doing Carthage this year. (Image: Facebook)
09:51 GMT

The International Carthage Festival is celebrating its 50-year-anniversary this year and Carole Samaha is making her debut at the prestigious event as well.

June 22, 2014

A suicide bomber attacked Lebanon's Baalbek region over the weekend (Joseph Eid/AFP)
14:58 GMT

Lebanon's military intelligence arrested five people in Baalbek yesterday with alleged ties to "planning a major terrorist plot" in the country.

Ragheb Alama loves to watch a game or two, but he certainly doesn't make football his life priority!
12:21 GMT

Ragheb Alama loves to watch a game or two, but he certainly doesn't make football his life priority!

Frequent bombings in certain parts of Beirut and other Lebanese neighborhoods have caused multiple countries to issue travel advisories. (AFP/File)
10:52 GMT

The UAE has reissued a travel advisory for Lebanon, warning their citizens not to travel to Lebanon in light of recent attacks.

Those arrested were originally suspected of being involved in Friday's car bomb. (AFP/File)
08:05 GMT

Lebanese authorities have released 13 people suspected of having links to terrorist groups and of being involved in the recent car bomb attack.

June 21, 2014

Top security official, Maj. Gen. Abbas Ibrahim, said he narrowly escaped the attack (File/AFP)
09:24 GMT

Security officials in Lebanon are on high alert after a suicide bomber killed one and wounded 33 others on Friday, heightening concern of conflicts in Iraq and Syria spilling over into the country.

June 20, 2014

Lebanese rescue workers stand at the site of a suicide attack which targeted an army checkpoint on June 20, 2014, on the main highway from Beirut to Damascus in the Dahr al-Baidar area. The attack came as members of the security forces raided two hotels in central Beirut and detained at least 15 people. (AFP)
15:46 GMT

Lebanese rescue workers stand at the site of a suicide attack which targeted an army

At least two people were killed in the car bomb blast Friday (Joseph Eid/AFP)
13:16 GMT

At least two people were killed in a bomb explosion in Lebanon Friday at a checkpoint in the eastern Bekaa valley, security sources reported.

Two thumbs up for Fares Karam and Marwhan Khoury coming together for the new patriotic single titled “Lulaki Ya Libnan” (For Your Sake Lebanon).
07:00 GMT

Calling on all sects of society to unite and overcome their differences, Fares Karam goes patriotic for peace in Lebanon.