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June 29, 2017 - 08:30 GMT
Think science-fiction and fantasy aren't rooted in Islam and the Arab world? You'd be wrong.
Fayrouz and Rahbany.
June 21, 2017 - 10:44 GMT
The iconic Lebanese singer is 81. Can she still bring her A-game to her music? She attempts to answer with her song "Lameen."
Zeina Hashem Beck. (zeinahashembeck.com)
June 20, 2017 - 17:30 GMT
"You have to be careful...not to use other people′s suffering for a poem." Lebanese poet Zeina Hashem Beck talks about poetry, responsibility, and her new book, "Louder Than Hearts."
Some 8,000 workers will be transferred to other companies. (AFP/ File)
June 19, 2017 - 19:00 GMT
Employees of troubled construction company Saudi Oger will be moved to other firms.
Elissa herself.
June 18, 2017 - 14:07 GMT
"Zakaria" documents the Lebanese superstar's attempts at coming to terms with her h
Trash builds up in Lebanon's capital. (Joseph Eid/ AFP)
June 15, 2017 - 09:07 GMT
Lebanon's garbage crisis sparks fresh outrage.
Photo: AFP
June 13, 2017 - 13:36 GMT
Ali Kassem had never seen the sea before he fled his home in Syria for Lebanon, but now he’s a regular in the waves and dreams of having his own surf school.
Suits suitably suits-up for celebration. (USA Network)
June 13, 2017 - 09:02 GMT
The stars of TV show "Suits" celebrated
A Way Out. (EA Games)
June 11, 2017 - 12:46 GMT
Josef Faris, who helmed the 2013 hit "Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons," is back in EA's most interesting game of the year, entitled "A Way Out."
Gal Gadot: denied. (Warner Bros. Entertainment, Inc.)
June 09, 2017 - 09:28 GMT
Reports as to why the cancellation of the film's premiere occurred vary, but star Gal Gadot has again been singled-out.
June 01, 2017 - 11:01 GMT
"Wonder Woman" has been banned in Lebanese cinemas, and screenings of the film canceled, due to Gal Gadot's Israeli citizenship and service in the IDF.
“When I say that we will reach an electoral law, this means that we will reach an electoral law, because failure is prohibited,” said Hariri. (AFP)
May 31, 2017 - 07:00 GMT
Prime Minister Saad Hariri warned Monday that a return to the 1960 electoral law or the extension of parliament's term would be “a defeat for us all".
Gal Gadot stars as Wonder Woman. (Warner Bros Pictures)
May 30, 2017 - 20:55 GMT
Lebanese activists are seeking to ban "Wonder Woman", starring actress Gal Gadot, who has attracted controversy for her support for Israel's military operations in the past.
Some 10,000 Syrian refugees in Lebanon's Bekaa Valley have been ordered to pick up and move elsewhere. (AFP/File)
May 23, 2017 - 18:30 GMT
The Lebanese army has ordered the eviction of 10,000 refugees living in the Bekaa Valley, sparking fears that it could lead to forced returns to Syria - which would be a violation of international law.
Many of the deaths are caused by suicide or through botched escape attempts. (shutterstock)
May 17, 2017 - 16:00 GMT
According to Lebanon's intelligence agency migrant workers are dying at a rate of two every week.
A Lebanese pride flag flies at a 2013 anti-homophobia rally in Beirut (Joseph Eid/AFP)
May 16, 2017 - 18:00 GMT
The Lebanese capital is this week hosting the Arab world's first gay pride event.