#IndeedBetterTogether: Tripoli Kicks Off its Christmas Festivities

#TripoliLB unveiled yesterday its stunning Christmas tree at the Rachid Karameh expo under the #IndeedBetterTogether slogan to send out a message of unity and hope to all the Tripolitans and Lebanese. The tree was set up on one of Oscar Niemeyer’s landmarks and lit up the expo area along with a large Christmas village. Tripoli's end of year festivities will continue till December 22. Here's the detailed schedule: Friday December 16: 4 PM scientific show…

Beirut Chants: 29 Free Concerts Celebrating Diversity & Promoting A Culture of Peace

This year marks the 9th edition of Beirut Chants, a festival that has become one of the Christmas season’s most anticipated events. Every year during Christmas, concerts are organized in all of Beirut's historical churches and features famous international and local musicians, artists and choirs. The festival started in 2009 and is meant to promote the values of humanity, peace, citizenship and tolerance through music and it's open to all people of all ages, economic status and religions. We have some of the…
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Prestigious “2017 Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences” Awarded to Lebanese Dr. Huda Yahya Zoghbi

1 month ago
The Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences is a $3 million award, the largest award in the sciences, that is given to researchers who have made discoveries that extend human life and is funded by “internet ...
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HuffPost Features Byblos & Zgharta Christmas Trees As The Most Breathtaking Trees Of 2016

1 month ago
HuffingtonPost featured in a recent article the Byblos and Zgharta (Bnachii) Christmas tree as some of 2016’s most over-the-top Christmas trees. I have to admit the Byblos Christmas tree did not make the buzz it ...
Art

Four Reasons To Attend Christmas In Action Next Week [December 14-18]

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I was introduced to Christmas in Action last year by a friend and had the honor to meet Cynthia Bou Khater few weeks back, the woman behind this year’s biggest Christmas event and IN Action, ...
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ASHEKMAN’s Nominations for The New Government

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Ashekman is nominating fictional characters, celebrities and superheroes for our new government and some of the choices are spot on! Imagine Yoda as our new Education Minister, Daenerys Targaryen for the Interior Ministry, Batman our ...
Animals & Wildlife

Dolphins Encounter off Tabarja Coast

1 month ago
My friend Christine shared these beautiful pictures of dolphins spotted off Tabarja’s coast. They were the only beat in the water and had at least five dolphins swimming around them for almost 2 hours. Enjoy ...
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I Just Received The Best Gift Ever From The North Pole

1 month ago
I received yesterday a beautiful gift from the North Pole, a box that had two boxes of cookies,four milkshakes and two letters, one addressed to me and another “To a friend”. In that letter, I ...
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Attaché: A 17 Minutes #Beirut Travel Guide

1 month ago
“You’ve seen the news, you’ve read the foreign office state department advisories, the warnings are stark, the language is unambiguous, come to Beirut at your own risk”. It took the people behind Attaché months to ...
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A Commemorative Stamp to mark AUB’s 150th Anniversary

1 month ago
The American University of Beirut is celebrating its 150th anniversary and Libanpost, in collaboration with the Ministry of Telecommunications, has issued a stamp to mark this special anniversary and in recognition of the university’s pioneering ...
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