Angels of Joy(Anges de la Joie):#Christmas decoration for a Cause

We're all looking for unique pieces to decorate our homes for Christmas but this is also the season for giving and helping less fortunate families. A friend brought to my attention recently an initiative called "Angels of Joy" that kicked off in 2007 when a group of friends had the idea of creating and selling “Guardian Angels” to help less fortunate families regardless of religion. That way you can buy a beautifully crafted piece AND…

Lebanese-American Journalist Raghida Dergham Among The 2017 Arab Woman Award Winners

The third edition of the Arab Woman Award was held in London last week and Lebanese-American journalist, Raghida Dargham, was one of the winners. The event is a prestigious new global celebration of achievement and excellence for Arab women who have left a positive impact on the regional and international scenes, in different fields. Raghida Dargham is known for her international scoops and politico-strategic articles. During her career, she has interviewed more than 20 presidents…
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Byblos Christmas Tree & Decoration 2017

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The Municipality of Jbeil (Byblos) unveiled yesterday its Christmas tree and decoration and it’s a beauty. Not everyone enjoyed last year’s unusual Christmas tree (which I loved), so it appears the municipality worked on a ...
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Lebanese Fouad Maksoud is Stars of Science Season 9’s Winner!!

1 month ago
Stars of Science’s Facebook page just updated their cover photo and announced Fouad Maksoud as the Arab world’s top innovator in the season finale of Stars of Science’s 9th edition. Fouad and his Nano-shielding Textile ...
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Hunting Cartridges Cleanup in Amaz and Eghbeh

1 month ago
Every year, around 25 million shots are fired in Lebanon and the majority, if not all cartridges, are left behind by hunters in forests and mountains. Hunting cartridge is extremely harmful to nature especially the ...
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Here’s why I’m Voting, and YOU Should Vote, for Lebanese Innovator Fouad Maksoud

2 months ago
Fouad Maksoud is the only remaining Lebanese candidate at this year’s Stars of Science show and is well positioned to win this year’s edition after scoring a whooping 96 for his invention: the highest score ...
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Lebanese Dr. Nawaf Salam Elected as Judge in The International Court of Justice!

2 months ago
The UN General Assembly and Security Council elected four judges on Thursday from an initial pool of six candidates to the International Court of Justice (ICJ), which is the highest judicial body in the world. ...
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Google Celebrates Lebanese Legendary Singer & Actress Sabah

2 months ago
If you visit Google today, you’d notice a doodle dedicated to commemorate the life of Sabah, the legendary Lebanese singer who passed away two years ago. Sabah was known as the Shahroura, after a singing ...
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Meet Rabih el Jammal: The First Lebanese Blind person to Run the Beirut Marathon

2 months ago
You obviously have to be extremely fit to run a marathon; you need stamina, endurance, months of training and obviously you need vision. You should be able to see the finish line behind the hills, ...
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It’s Thyme to Celebrate #WorldMankoushehDay

2 months ago
What we decide to eat for breakfast varies greatly from one country to the other and from one person to the other, but I believe the majority of Lebanese agree that nothing tops a Mankousheh ...
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