“3eesh Kteer” Teta Jako Has Passed Away

Al Jadeed just tweeted that Jeanne D'arc Zarazir, the actor who played Jacko in the TV Show "3eesh Kteer" has passed away. She was such a funny and lovable character. She will be dearly missed. This video is from her first acting role was in 2010: And here's one of her many stunts where she went to a pharmacy to buy viagra for her husband:

Lebanese Parliament Finally Votes to Criminalize Torture Practices

Lebanon has finally amended its penal law to criminalize all acts of torture. Even though Lebanon had ratified the United Nations Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment in 2000, Article 401 of the Lebanese Penal Code did not "cover situations where torture is used other than for obtaining confessions or information" and did not criminalize non-physical forms of torture, such as mental or psychological torture. The new draft law…
Critiques

Almost $100 Million Dollars in Aid Money Did not Reach Refugee Children in #Lebanon

1 day ago
Hundreds of millions of dollars were given to Lebanon, Turkey & Jordan: the three countries with the largest number of Syrian refugees, but a 55-page report by Human Rights Watch that tracked pledges made at ...
Lebanon

Tripoli Summed up in this 2-Minute Video

3 days ago
Check out this beautiful video on Tripoli by Hadi Hajar. A 2 minute and 24 seconds video that perfectly sums up Lebanon’s second-largest city. The Citadel, The Rashid Karameh International Exhibition Center, The souks, the ...
Automotive

Call 1735 to Report Valet Parking Companies Charging Over LL5000

4 days ago
A month ago, the Ministry of Interior & Tourism agreed in a joint statement to fix the valet service price at 5000 Lebanese Liras but the decision was apparently not yet enforced. According to the ...
Baladi

E24: 24/7 Electricity Without Generators

4 days ago
The first time I heard about E24 was back in May when it was featured by The World Economic Forum among the nine Lebanese startups sharing the fourth industrial revolution. E24 was founded by Antoine ...
Lebanon

Beitmisk is the First Fiber Connected Smart City in Lebanon!

4 days ago
Fiber to the home was officially launched today in Beitmisk by Ogero & the Ministry of Telecommunication, making Beitmisk the first residential project to have fiber optics at home and the first smart-city in Lebanon. ...
Automotive

ISF Launches New Campaign To Crackdown on Texting & Driving Offenders

5 days ago
Policemen in civilian clothes is apparently part of the latest ISF campaign to enforce traffic law and fine texting & driving offenders. I watched the below report twice and looked up on the ISF Facebook ...
Lebanon

U.S Embassy Bars any Movement of its staff to Casino du Liban

1 week ago
A friend just asked me if there’s anything happening at the Casino du Liban and shared with me a statement from the U.S. Embassy in Beirut barring any movement of U.S. government staff to that ...
Critiques

Man Attacking Passersby & Policemen with Knives in Hay el Selloum

1 week ago
Some guy called Abou Ali was threatening people with his knives yesterday in Hay el Selloum. He is seen in the video keeping away policemen and people trying to take him down but it doesn’t ...
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