A Garbage Love Story

This is not your everyday love story. Ziad Abi Chaker is a multi-disciplinary engineer who specializes in building Municipal Recycling Facilities. If the authorities had listened to his Tedx talk back in 2011 or supported Cedar Environmental, the environmental & industrial engineering organization he founded, we would have avoided the current garbage crisis or at least limited the damages. Ziad is passionate about his work and his ultimate aim is to achieve a zero waste…

72% of Lebanese Think Torture is Justified

Picture Showing Roumieh Prison Inmates Being Tortured 72% of Lebanese think that torture is justified according to a spring 2015 Pew Research Center survey of 38 nations. The question asked was as follows: "In the period following the September 11th, 2001 terrorist attacks in the U.S, the U.S government used interrogation methods that many consider to be torture on people suspected of terrorism. In your opinion, were these interrogation methods justified, or not justified? If…
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20 Liters of Gasoline Cost Less Than 20,000LL Now!

11 months ago
Gas prices are still dropping worldwide and 1 liter of fuel costs less than 1,000LL now in Lebanon, which is less than the average price of gasoline around the world (0.97 U.S. Dollar per liter). ...
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Is The Lebanese Passport The Most Expensive In The World?

1 year ago
via Speaktheblues I was watching Hayda 7aki yesterday and they were comparing the price of a Lebanese passport vs other passports from around the world, so I looked up the world’s most expensive passports and ...
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Airboards Finally Banned At Beirut Souks!

1 year ago
Finally! Thank you Beirut Souks and I hope it gets banned in all Lebanese malls. ...
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Watch Out! You May Need A New Lebanese Passport

1 year ago
The General Security released an important memo a couple of weeks ago but apparently very few people have read it or heard about it (including myself) because we were all too busy with the holidays. ...
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BlogBaladi Is Lebanon’s Most Influential Blog And The Blog Of The Year 2015

1 year ago
[LebaneseBlogs] has just published this morning its blogging statistics and awards for 2015 and BlogBaladi emerged as Lebanon’s Most Influential Blog of 2015, also known as Lebanon’s Blog of the year which is awesome news! ...
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Orphaned 3-Year Old Haidar Visited Real Madrid And Met Cristiano Ronaldo

1 year ago
via DailyStar Here’s a small update on the #CristianoMeetHaidar story. Haidar did end up visiting Real Madrid and meeting Real’s president and his hero Cristiano Ronaldo. I know this visit won’t bring his family back ...
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A Lebanese Christmas Card Like No Other …

1 year ago
By Mukagraf Christmas will have a different “flavor” this year in Lebanon. There are still no solutions for the garbage crisis and everyone is hoping at this point that snow will cover everything. Until then, ...
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(Updated Anonymous R Denying The Report) Anonymous Reveals List Of Potential ISIS Targets, Including One In Lebanon

1 year ago
Update: Anonymous r denying the rumors. Anonymous, the collective of online activists, has revealed that ISIS is planning attacks tomorrow in Paris and around the world and has published a list of potential targets. Anonymous ...
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