In Pictures: Hundreds Protest Peacefully To #SaveKfaraabida

Hundreds joined the event held yesterday at Kfaraabida to protest against the decision to turn the rocky facade into a private yacht club and a huge touristic resort. They came with their boats, enjoyed the crystal clear water, swam with the turtles, jumped off the naturally formed rocks and camped on site. We don't need more private resorts on the beach. We don't need further privatization and pollution. The beach belongs to everyone and it…

Cirque Du Soleil is Coming to Beirut: A Magical Show Not To Be Missed!

I remember first hearing about Cirque du Soleil a few years back when they came to Beirut but I didn't give it much attention or bothered to check it out online. Earlier this year, I was attending CES in Las Vegas and we went out one night to watch KÀ by Cirque du Soleil. To be honest, I was told by many friends that it's a nice show but instead the experience was an unforgettable…
Events

The Greenpeace Rainbow Warrior III Ship is in #Beirut For The First Time

11 months ago
The famous Greenpeace Rainbow Warrior III ship has kicked off its Mediterranean tour and its first spot is in Beirut. The Rainbow Warrior is a sailing yacht owned and operated by Greenpeace and is used ...
Events

Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Will Speak at BDL Accelerate 2016

11 months ago
Steve Wozniak is the first announced speaker at the BDL Accelerate 2016. Wozniak has long been overshadowed by Steve Jobs but he’s the man who single-handedly developed the 1976 Apple I and co-founded Apple with ...
Critiques

Saida’s International Festival is Back!

11 months 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 ...
Events

Ray Bassil, The World’s No1 Female Trap Shooter, is Targeting Lebanon’s First Olympic Gold

1 year ago
Photo Credits: CNN Update: Ray didn’t qualify to the semi-finals but improved on her previous performance. She’ll get that medal in 2020. Third time’s the charm 🙂 Ray Bassil had a rather disappointing Olympic debut ...
Baladi

Nocturne In Black By Jimmy Keyrouz Among The 2016 Student Academy Awards Finalists

1 year ago
The official list of Student Academy Awards finalists is out and “Nocturne in Black” by Jimmy Keyrouz from Columbia University is among them. Jimmy Keyrouz is a New York based director and screenwriter. He completed ...
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Lebanese Army Ads [2016]

1 year ago
Protecting Lebanon 24/7. Here’s a roundup of the Lebanese Army Day I found this year. A Happy 71st birthday to our brave soldiers and I hope our kidnapped soldiers will be freed soon. My favorite ...
Events

What Happened at Avicii’s Concert Yesterday?

1 year ago
I had two regular tickets to Avicii’s concert yesterday but I couldn’t go so I gave them to a friend who was grateful at first but was furious this morning when I called him to ...
Events

Tripoli’s Flying Lanterns Night To Celebrate Eid

1 year ago
Photo Credits: Natheer Halawani This year marks the fifth edition of the “Flying Lanterns” night (#‏نور_دربن‬), where Tripolitans gather to welcome Eid by lightening Tripoli’s sky with lanterns and collecting money to put less fortunate ...
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