UNDP Latest Poverty Assessment Report: 30% of Lebanese are Poor

6 days ago
The last “Rapid Poverty Assessment in Lebanon” report conducted by UNDP was back in 2008 back when the Syrian Crisis hadn’t begun yet. That’s why a more recent one was conducted over a year ago ...

I’m Joining Lebanon’s White Trail this Year!

1 week ago
According to the UNHCR (United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees), in average, 21.5 million people have been forcibly displaced since 2008 due to climate change-related weather hazards. Whether it’s global warming, melting arctic sea ice ...

Movie Review: “Murder on the Orient Express”

3 months ago
“Murder on the Orient Express” is the newest classic remake undertaken by Kennet Barragh. The movie is the third adaption of Agatha Christie’s novel of the same name. The first motion picture adaptation of the ...

November declared Lebanese Heritage Month in Ottawa

3 months ago
In recognition of the large Lebanese Canadian contributions to this province’s social, economic, political and cultural platforms, the month of November was declared Lebanese Heritage Month in Ottawa on the 25th of October 2017. Ottawa City’s ...

Who’s Playing Catan?

4 months ago
From a young age, board games have been a huge part of my entertainment. Stratego, Risk, Pyramid, Monopoly, Cluedo, Chess and many others. I have played so many strategy board and PC games over the ...

How to Catch up on Game of Thrones if You Missed Out

6 months ago
The long-anticipated season 7 premiere of Game of Thrones aired on July 17th and we’re off a to very powerful start of the season (Spoiler alert: A long-awaited reunion took place yesterday!). Just to give ...

How to Enjoy A Beach Day in Lebanon On a 50,000 LBP Budget

7 months ago
It’s the end of the month, I’m almost out of money (as usual) but the weather is too nice not to be at the beach. I usually spend somewhere between $50 and $70 on my ...

Movie Review: King Arthur “Legend of the Sword”

9 months ago
“King Arthur: Legend of the Sword” is the newest in a long line of renditions portraying the life of famous King Arthur of Camelot, with King Arthur played by “Sons of Anarchy” star Charlie Hunnam. ...

Movie Review: Fist Fight [2017]

11 months ago
Is there any student who wouldn’t want to see their school or university teachers get into a fight in the parking lot at the last day of school? “Fist Fight” is about two teachers who ...

6 Months Already

1 year ago
When the clock struck 4 am on Tuesday the 22nd of November, it will have been six months since we parted ways. Half a year felt like twenty and I know this applied to the ...