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Why don't local journalists get more opportunities? Is it purely because of gender? / Shutterstock.com
January 22, 2018 - 15:37 GMT
The Columbia Journalism Review has referenced an issue that so many in the Middle East journalism community often mention. A lack of local reporters. But is making this issue one of gender alone, overly reductive?
The implications of the widespread practice of coastal dumping are felt all along the seaboard (Shutterstock/File)
January 22, 2018 - 09:39 GMT
The implications of the widespread practice of coastal dumping are felt all along the seaboard.
Several parts of Lebanon -- including the Beqaa Valley, which is home to thousands of Syrian refugees -- were hit recently with extremely cold weather and heavy snowfall (AFP/File)
January 22, 2018 - 06:05 GMT
Several parts of Lebanon -- including the Beqaa Valley, which is home to thousands of Syrian refugees -- were hit recently with extremely cold weather and heavy snowfall.
Wehbe on Friday posted several photos of herself on Instagram, captioning one with the hashtag “#BoycottBeirutMovie.” (Source: FashionStock - Shutterstock)
January 21, 2018 - 15:37 GMT
Lebanese singer Haifa Wehbe has joined calls to boycott a new Hollywood movie that many in the region are accusing of stereotyping Arabs.
Lebanon and Iraq flags
January 20, 2018 - 23:28 GMT
Lebanese Minister of Youth and Sports Mohammed Fneish arrived in Baghdad yesterday evening accompanied by a delegation comprising the heads of the Lebanese Olympic Committee and the Football Federation on an official visit to Iraq.
Syrian refugees in a Lebanese camp (file photo)
January 20, 2018 - 09:40 GMT
“They were with a smuggler who left them. The bodies belong to three men, two kids and eight women,” said a military source.
ICRC Lebanon chief Christophe Martin said that the delegation’s talks with Hariri revolved around the displaced Syrian population (AFP/File)
January 17, 2018 - 13:28 GMT
“Dialogue will take place with Lebanese authorities regarding the situation of Syrian refugees in Lebanon and fulfilling the necessary [criteria] to allow for their return to Syria."
Lebanese security forces check a damaged vehicle following a car bomb blast in the southern Lebanese port city of Sidon on Jan. 14, 2018 (Mahmoud ZAYYAT / AFP)
January 16, 2018 - 09:57 GMT
Sunday’s incident broke the calm in the southern city of Sidon, and the questions of who targeted Hamdan, and why, remain.
“Too many times, men take credit where the women are doing, or have done, all the work
January 15, 2018 - 14:00 GMT
“Too many times, men take credit where the women are doing, or have done, all the work."
“We don’t have a real economy in Lebanon. The model we have been living in for the past 25 years is no longer sustainable. We need a change.” - Raed Khoury, Minister of Economy and Trade (Courtesy of The Daily Star)
January 14, 2018 - 12:13 GMT
For $1.5 million, McKinsey & Co. will submit a recommendation to the Lebanese government on the ideal economic model Lebanon should follow in the future.
“He opened the door of his car outside his home and the bomb went off,” a source from Sidon said (AFP/File)
January 14, 2018 - 11:12 GMT
“He opened the door of his car outside his home and the bomb went off,” a source from Sidon said.
A photo of Israeli actress Gal Gadot wearing his gown was posted on the label’s official Instagram account (Source:@eliesaabworld - Instagram)
January 10, 2018 - 21:03 GMT
Lebanese fashion designer Elie Saab received backlash on Wednesday after a photo of Israeli actress Gal Gadot wearing his gown was posted on the label’s official Instagram account.
Would you buy a full-body Mia Khalifa replica in order to spice up your sex life?(Image: Al Bawaba)
January 10, 2018 - 13:43 GMT
What do you get when you cross one of the world’s most popular (ex) pornstars and the latest trend in adult entertainment?
Haifa's name was included in the list of the most beautiful 30 women through the ages, based on new research by “The Gentleman,” where she was ranked at No. 19. (Source: @haifawehbe - Instagram)
January 09, 2018 - 15:18 GMT
The Lebanese star Haifa Wehbe continues to reap success both on Arab and international levels, not only for her distinctive artistic activities but as one of the most beautiful women in the world.
The ministry continues to insist the refugee influx and the 2006 war with Israel are the only causes of environmental catastrophes threatening the well-being of residents (AFP/File)
January 09, 2018 - 07:53 GMT
Environment Minister Tarek Khatib Monday referred to Syrian refugees in the country as a “ticking time bomb,” after he visited a polluted river in the north of Lebanon.
UNHCR said that the count of Syria refugees registered in Lebanon as of the end of November was 997,905 (AFP/File)
January 08, 2018 - 16:01 GMT
The International Committee of the Red Cross Monday said that the majority of Syrian refugees in Lebanon are looking to return home.