Watch American slackliner Alex Mason Beat His Record over The Raouche Rock

Red Bull brought 20-year old American slack liner Alex Mason to beat his own highland record by walking between the Raouche rocks 40 meters above the sea. Mason had to keep his balance with the wind, waves and boats driving by as he attempted to cross the highline. Here's what he said about this project: The project in Lebanon is another perfect example of how I feel about slacklining and high-lining which have evolved me…

Yazan Halwani’s Latest Stunning Mural on Beirut’s Greenline

Yazan strikes again, this time with a beautiful mural painted on building previously destroyed by the Civil War located on Beirut’s Greenline – the former frontline of the Civil War splitting Beirut into the Christian East and the Muslim West. The mural depicts a scene from Ziad Doueiri's classic West Beirut movie where Tarek Noueiri, a Muslim kid is sharing cotton candy with May, a Christian girl whose family took refuge in West Beirut. Here's…
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AUB Tops The 2017/2018 QS Arab Region University Rankings

1 month ago
The 2017/2018 QS Arab Region University Rankings are out and the American University of Beirut has topped the list ahead of King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals and King Saud University. AUB ranked #1 ...
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ASHEKMAN #OperationSALAM is Complete

1 month ago
After three weeks of hard work, ASHEKMAN has finally completed a huge project in Tripoli where they painted a gigantic Arabic #Calligraffiti of the word #peace or #سلام on 85 rooftops in Syria street, which ...
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Spanish Army Raises Lebanese Flag on Spain’s National Day

1 month ago
The Spanish Army raised the Lebanese flag during a military parade celebrating Spain’s National day as a sign of solidarity and gratitude to the Lebanese army soldiers who paid tribute to Barcelona’s terror attack victims ...
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Two Lebanese Startups Win Big at GITEX 2017!

1 month ago
The winners of The Global Startup Movement Competition, part of the GITEX 2017, were announced yesterday and two Lebanese startups clinched two out of the six prizes awarded. Modeo walked away with the most disruptive ...
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When Louis Armstrong Visited Beirut in 1959

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Famous American trumpeter and singer Louis Armstrong, who’s considered as one of the finest jazz musicians of all time, apparently visited Beirut in 1959 and performed at the UNESCO Theater. Armstrong was on a Middle ...
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Lebanon’s First Hockey Team

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A group of Lebanese Montrealers who love to play hockey have decided to get organized and form Lebanon’s first hockey team. There’s still no formal structure but they have already played a couple of exhibition ...
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E24: 24/7 Electricity Without Generators

2 months ago
The first time I heard about E24 was back in May when it was featured by The World Economic Forum among the nine Lebanese startups sharing the fourth industrial revolution. E24 was founded by Antoine ...
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ASHEKMAN Awesome new Mural in Baalbeck

2 months ago
ASHEKMAN teamed up with a local independent NGO (الجمعية اللبنانية للتعايش والانماء) in Baalbeck and came up with one awesome mural honoring Lebanon’s titans Fairouz, Sabah and Wadih el Safi. The aim was to beautify ...
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