Mar Youssef Hospital Surrounded by Garbage

Lebanese politicians have been working hard since last year to regain the first spot as the least trustworthy in the world and they seem to be on track to regain that prestigious title. After inaugurating a new landfill right on the beach in Costa Brava and posing a potential hazard to aircraft operations and reviving the garbage crisis on its first anniversary, they pulled their biggest move by surrounding Dora's only hospital with garbage. The…

Manal Assi’s Killer Not Getting Away That Easily with Murder

Mohammad Al Nhaily beat his wife Manal Assi to death with a pressure cooker back in 2014, leaving her to die in front of her two daughters. Last month, The Beirut Criminal Court reduced Nhaily's sentence from the death penalty to five years in prison, stating that he was in a state of extreme rage at the time of the murder, which means that Nhaily was expected to walk out of prison in around 18…
Critiques

Saida’s International Festival is Back!

1 month ago
Saida, or Sidon, International Festival, which stopped organizing celebrations since 2009, is finally back this year! The festival will run for four days, starting with a touristic day on September 4th, followed by performances by ...
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There are Still Lebanese Prisoners in Assad’s Saydnaya Prison, Possibly The Worst Place on Earth

1 month ago
Ex-detainees and architects have built an accurate model of the Saydnaya Syrian prison based using ‘ear-witness’ and The Guardian is describing Assad’s most brutal prison as the worst place on Earth. Amnesty international reports that ...
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Elias Rahbani Says Lebanese Music at an All-Time low, Writes Songs for Myriam Klink

1 month ago
I admire Elias el Rahbani as a composer and an artist and I’ve been to two of his concerts however I don’t think he should be complaining about how bad Lebanese music is these days ...
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Rape Suspects Of a 16-year-old Girl Cheered by Crowds Following Release

1 month ago
A month ago, three boys were arrested by the army intelligence after being suspected of raping a 16-year-old over a period of two months in North Lebanon. Early reports were saying that the girl was ...
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Critiques

A Video that Sums up Lebanese Politics

1 month ago
Workers demonstrating for either political reasons or simply because they got screwed by their leader, an official wants to cut through the crowds so he sends his security guards out to make way, security clashes ...
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Critiques

The Lebanese Ministry Of Energy & Water: Useless Since 1992

1 month ago
I’ve been looking for that report for quite some time and I finally found it. Lebanese Ministers promising 24/24 electricity since 1992 and the end result is Moteur 24/24 hopefully by 2020. Speaking of electricity, ...
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Did the IOC Reprimand Lebanon For Barring Israeli Athletes From Bus?

1 month ago
Few days after the Lebanese Olympic team refused to ride on a bus with Israeli athletes travelling to the Games’ opening ceremony in Rio, the International Olympic Committee reprimanded the head of the Lebanese delegation ...
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Animals & Wildlife

Beirut Municipality Drops “Dog Ban” Proposal

1 month ago
Photo Credits: Animals Lebanon Beirut Municipality has dropped its proposal to ban dogs on sidewalks in Beirut and clarified that they will put in place regulations and procedures to improve safety and public hygiene, and ...
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