The man, the late legend, Wadih El Safi, will have a stirring musical tribute thanks to the talents of fellow Lebanese singers Jaheda Wahbe and Melhim Zein.
Oscar-winning filmmakers Joel and Ethan Coen will turn their wit on the complex workings of Hollywood's studios in a comedy featuring George Clooney, Scarlett Johansson and Channing Tatum.
At least one million Syrians live in Lebanon as refugees. Many refugees are happy to have escaped the brutal war raging in their home country, but some are also fearful of their wary hosts.
Dangerous clashes erupted on Wednesday evening between militants and Lebanon's army near Bekaa Valley towns, close to the border with Syria.
October 29, 2014
It's not about bikinis: Lebanon world's eighth worst in terms of gender equality-World Economic Forum
Lebanon is the world’s eighth worst country in terms of gender equality and ranks second worst for women’s participation in politics.
US officials issued strong security warnings for American schools in the Middle East against potential terrorist attacks after an extremist website threatened to target Western educational facilities.
A Lebanese military official said that as many as 500 Islamist militants had taken part in the four-day battle against Lebanese security and military forces.
Is it time to make the most of the anti-IS sentiment across Lebanon? According to a recent report, around one percent of the country's Sunni population supports IS and it's not just terrorism that's to blame.
October 28, 2014
U.S. officials urged Arab bankers who attended a recent conference in New York to maintain measures to combat money laundering and terrorist funding.
Lebanon's army arrested 83 suspected militants during a widespread clampdown in northern Lebanon Tuesday after 42 people were killed during clashes in Tripoli.
Lebanon's Prime Minister Tamman Salam on Tuesday called on the international community to fund the mass influx of Syrian refugees in the country.
City Centre Fujairah has announced the next celebrity singer to join its ongoing concert series: Diana Haddad is up next!
Nawal al Zoghbi joins Maya Diab in the fight against Cancer! The starlet wrote, "It's not your #Hair that makes you #beautiful, it's your #Heart ... #NawalelZoghbi #HairCut to #FightCancer, we can fight it together.. #Pink #Love." (Image: Facebook)
Nawal al Zoghbi
Children in refugee camps in Lebanon are often forced to work for incredibly low wages to help their impoverished families.
Amin Dora’s comedy “Ghadi” is seeking international recognition; let's hope it wins "Best Foreign Language Film" in the 2015 Oscars.
October 27, 2014
ISIS is threatening to kill two captives if demands they submitted to the Lebanese government are not met, media reported Monday.
Fighting between Islamists and the Lebanese army in Tripoli appeared to have stopped on Monday morning.
Maya Diab's #PinkStands4 claimed the number one spot on Glamour Magazine's most influential breast cancer awareness campaigns worldwide.
One disgruntled customer has complained that their family outing had to be cancelled because of the Clooney's glitzy gathering at Danesfield House in Buckinghamshire.
Thousands of Lebanese families fled the northern city of Tripoli following a week of intense clashes between the country's army and al-Nusra Front militants.
October 26, 2014
The death toll from three days of fighting between Lebanese troops and IS-inspired militants has risen to 27.
Nancy Ajram is used to hearing all sorts of rumors about her love life. But now an astrologist is predicting that a divorce is on the horizon!
How the Middle East is managing the Ebola menace
While confidentiality is a normal clause in commercial contracts, it is not comprehensible in the context of laws and regulations related to the exploitation of a national resource.
Militants in northern Lebanon have kidnapped a second Lebanese soldier.
The stimulus packages have comprised low borrowing rates for housing and new projects, including renewable energy.
"Old" Nancy Ajram is back with her "Yalla" music video, and it captures exactly what we knew her as when she first shot to fame!
The militant group said on Sunday it would begin execute captive Lebanese soldiers and policeman in response to the country's recent crackdown on Tripoli jihadists.
A still from Nancy Ajram's super hit (latest) music video "Yallah." She looks like a doll, don't you agree? (Image: Bitajarod.com)
George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin felt like they needed a third party to celebrate their their nuptials. And they did, in England, this weekend!
At least 14 people were killed during clashes between IS-inspired militants and Lebanese troops Saturday, according to security sources.
The health minister warned Monday that Lebanon faces an “imminent danger” posed by Ebola due to the country’s expat community in West Africa.
October 25, 2014
Fresh clashes have erupted between the Lebanese army and militants in the northern city of Tripoli.
October 23, 2014
Haifa Wehbe and Ragheb Alama may just be friends again. We're shocked. Are you?
Wael Kfoury and his co-patriot artist Elissa sure are buddy buddy, but social media flirtations are totally innocent, right?
Patient tested at Rafik Hariri hospital tested negative for Ebola, but the hospital conducted a drill causing confusion.
A patient showing multiple symptoms of Ebola is being tested at Beirut's Rafik Hariri University Hospital for the virus.
Lebanon's army on Thursday vowed to tackle terrorists trying to use the country as a "safe haven" for launching attacks.
The UNHCR representative for Lebanon insisted the country's borders are still open to Syrian refugees days after officials announced a cap on those fleeing the Assad conflict.
October 22, 2014
The Instagram campaign to support the Lebanese Autism Society managed to find its way to Haifa Wehbe's page.
The United Kingdom donated $16 million worth of military equipment to the Lebanese army to defend the country's eastern border from jihadist threat.
While acting has become the latest trend for singers in the Arab world, Ramy Ayach wants a piece of the action too!
So cute! Nancy Ajram and her hubby posted this pic with the caption: "#SpreadTheNancyLove our way... From our home now... Reading your tweets.." (Image: Facebook)
October 21, 2014
Lebanon's Social Affair Minister said no more Syrian refugees would be allowed in the country following the mass influx of people fleeing the neighboring conflict.
While rumors about Mayada al Hinnawi selling her music copyrights are on wild fire, she's busy making music with Joe Raed!
Iconic fashion designer Oscar de la Renta dies weeks after creating Amal Alamuddin's stunning wedding dress
Legendary fashion designer Oscar de la Renta dies aged 82.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani reaffirmed his country's support against terrorism while receiving Lebanese deputy-prime minister and Defense Minister Samir Moqbel on Sunday in Tehran.
October 20, 2014
Myriam Fares posts a cheeky picture from her (marital?) bed before she goes off to sleep! (Image: Facebook)
Haifa Wehbe posts a picture of her upcoming look in #Almouttaham, due to air on Sunday 19 October @ 9:40pm on LBCI. (Image: Facebook)
October 19, 2014
he United States blacklisted Lebanese company DK Group for arranging to ship Syrian pound banknotes from Russia to the Syrian central bank, an allegation strongly denied by the company’s general manager.
Supernatural Halloween thriller "Annabelle" brings chills to Lebanon's box office this week!
October 18, 2014
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees said Lebanon has sharply cut the influx of Syrian refugees fleeing violence in their homeland by refusing to let them in.