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Lebanese TV Channels that You May Have Never Heard Of

1 day ago
If you ask me about old Lebanese TV channels that were shut down, I can think of C33 and ICN but there’s more. I came across a FB post by a friend and an old ...
Information

Did Israel Fly An F-35 Stealth Fighter Over Beirut?

1 day ago
Jalopnik shared last week a picture of an Israeli F35 Stealth fighter flying over Beirut. The picture was tweeted by a military correspondent and reportedly taken by an Israeli Air Force commander. Israel has been ...
Critiques

Man Shot Dead After Speeding Past an ISF Checkpoint in Tripoli

1 day ago
I have no idea if the recent tensions in Tripoli led the ISF to fire at the driver instead of the car, but killing a man for failing to stop at a checkpoint is quite ...
Art

iTunes ME To Put Back Al-Rahel Al-Kabir Censored Songs

2 days ago
A couple of weeks ago, five songs of the Lebanese band Al Rahel Al Kabir (The Great Departed) were censored from iTunes Middle East with the music giant claiming the songs were “inappropriate for the ...
Critiques

New Beach Resort A Threat To Rass El Natour’s Peninsula In Anfeh?

3 days ago
Anfeh has one of the most beautiful and cleanest coasts in Lebanon and Deir El Natour Peninsula specifically is one of the few remaining coastal sites which are both culturally and ecologically significant. The Monastery ...
Critiques

We Should Apply The “MPs should not be named ministers” Rule Once and For All

4 days ago
We’ve been hearing for quite some time now about this “MPs should not be named ministers” rule and the latest one to support it was President Aoun who called for separation of Cabinet and Parliament ...
Fun

Beirut’s Airport and the Never-Ending Parking Problem

4 days ago
A video was circulating yesterday online of a woman yelling at a cop after he fined her for parking illegally at the airport. She was yelling in English for some reason and her argument was ...
Critiques

How Can Any Lebanese Try to Discredit Nadine Labaki’s Achievement?

4 days ago
One can argue whether Nadine Labaki’s movies are good or not, and whether there are better Lebanese directors or not, but to try and discredit her most recent achievement at the 2018 Cannes Festival is ...
Baladi

Make Way For The Biggest Phoenician Ship Built Out of Plastic Bottles

6 days ago
LAU students with the help of the environmental NGO Chreek have built the biggest Phoenician ship made out of plastic. The Phoenician-shaped trireme is 13 meters long, 4 meters wide, is made out of 25,000 ...
Critiques

You Now Have to Pay LL550,000 Yearly to Read Lebanon’s “Official Gazette”

6 days ago
It appears that the authorities are running out of ways to feed the treasury, so they’ve decided to charge people to gain access electronically to the Official Gazette Service, which is a journal that contains ...
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