Religious Court Jails Lebanese Woman For Refusing To Give up Child

The arrest of Fatima Hamzeh for refusing to give up her child earlier this week has sparked a public backlash and there's a planned protest tomorrow in front of the Supreme Islamic Shi'ite Council. Hamzeh was engaged in a judicial dispute with her husband since 2013 at the Jaafari Court and the custody battle awarded her husband Mohammad Jezzini, who has a second wife and a son from his second marriage, custody of the toddler.…

Joura (2ad Rassak) Welcomes you to Zouk Mosbeh

I take the road from Jeita to Zouk Mosbeh almost every day and I always avoid driving on the right side because of that huge pothole right on Zouk Mosbeh's entrance that hasn't been treated for a year or more. It's not just a pothole, but an open manhole and a huge pothole right before. To make things worse, there aren't any barriers on the right side so you might fall off the cliff if…
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Myriam Klink on Kalam Ennas? Seriously?

1 month ago
We all laughed at first when Myriam Klink got a vote in yesterday’s presidential elections but if you come to think of it, there’s nothing funny about it. We’re not living in a time of ...
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After Two Years & A Half: Lebanon’s Presidential Vacuum Finally Comes to an End

1 month ago
After three rounds of votes, Michel Aoun was finally elected today as the new President of the Lebanese Republic. Aoun won with 83 votes in the last round. Strida Tawk (Geagea) got 1 vote, Myriam ...
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Lebanese Mothers Protest Near Ministry of Environment

1 month ago
A group of Lebanese mothers took the streets to protest against the ongoing garbage crisis and its adverse effects on children. The mothers had shared earlier highlighting the dangers of burning trash which, aside from ...
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Why Are Schools & Universities Getting a Day Off on Monday?

1 month ago
I just got a notification that Education Minister Elias Bou Saab has ordered public and private schools to close down on Monday and urged universities to do the same, because and I quote “Monday is ...
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Taxi Drivers Beaten Up For Not Joining the Protest Yesterday

1 month ago
Not only did Public Transport syndicates block roads all across Lebanon yesterday, but they apparently tried to force taxi drivers to join the protest and beat up some of them. Funnily enough, some people were ...
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Fail: A Hamra Cafe is Offering Discounts on Arguile to Students

1 month ago
A cafe in Hamra called Barjees is offering a 20% discount on Arguile to students and using the slogan “Arguiltak Serr Naje7ak!” to promote his place. I don’t know where to start to be honest, ...
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Reviewing Doctors Online: With or Against?

1 month ago
Whenever people want to consult a doctor in Lebanon, they rely on word of mouth and ask their friends and family members about the “best” doctor in town. Most of the time, this doctor (a7san ...
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Recycling is the Ultimate Solution to Lebanon’s Garbage Crisis, and it’s Super Easy to Implement!

1 month ago
We are all excited about finally getting a Lebanese president but the garbage crisis is still out there with no solutions in sight. In fact, there is a solution that’s been out there ever since ...
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