Lebanese Architect And Activist Mona El Hallak Awarded the “Ordre National du Merite” by the French Ambassador

via BeirutReport Most of you have probably heard about "Beit Beirut" or the Barakat building in Beirut, but only few know the woman who worked for years to save this iconic building and prevent Beirut's municipality from destroying it. This amazing woman is called Mona el Hallak and she was just awarded a French medal of honor–the “Ordre National du Merite” by the French Ambassador in Beirut. Mona is an architect and an activist who…

Lebanese Lawyers Delegation Assaulted In Cairo

Members of the Syrian delegation assaulted Fadi Saad, a Lebanese lawyer, after he spoke against the Syrian army and the Syrian regime during the 23rd conference for Arab lawyers that was being held in Egypt. You'd expect lawyers to be the last people to resort to violence but then again everything is different in the Arab world.
Critiques

Miss Lebanon’s Selfie Photo-bombed By Miss Israel

2 years ago
PS: It seems Miss Israel photobombed Sally’s selfie by taking her own selfie. This calls for a new hashtag #Incelfie 😛 I just noticed people have been tweeting all day at Miss Lebanon Sally Jreij ...
Art

A Cool Tribute To Faten Hamama By Lebanese-Texan Artist Corinne Martin

2 years ago
Update: Check out this amazing tribute by Magda Abu-Fadil from The Huffington Post. Faten Hamama, an iconic Egyptian film star and the “Lady of the Arabic screen” has passed away yesterday at the age of ...
Critiques

Gas Prices Might No Longer Drop In Lebanon

2 years ago
Update (20/01/2015): It appears that the government won’t be fixing any prices and the prices will drop by more than 1,000 Lebanese Lira tomorrow. Gas prices have dropped by over 13,000 Lebanese Liras from last ...
Beirut

Forever 21 Now Open At City Centre Beirut

2 years ago
I had posted back in September that Forever 21 is set to open early January and today is the official opening. ...
Lebanon

#Lebanon Has The Highest Per Capita Concentration of Refugees in The World: 257 refugees per 1,000 inhabitants

2 years ago
The UN announced last week that Syrians have overtaken Afghans as the largest refugee population (aside from Palestinians) as they’ve fled to over 100 countries to escape war in Syria. They are more than 3 ...
Advertising

Nutella’s Controversial Billboard

2 years ago
Picture via Rania el Khatib People are apparently upset with the above Nutella billboard because it shows Christian names with the English version and Muslim names (Except for Sarah which is not Muslim) with the ...
Beirut

Isn’t That The Old Elie Saab Logo?

2 years ago
I first thought it was Elie Saab until I re-read and noticed it’s Saba not Saab. However, I’m almost sure Elie Saab had the same logo with the same font and different thickness for the ...
Critiques

Roumieh Prison’s Notorious Bloc B Had A Barber Shop, A Server Room, A Coffee Shop And Women Clothes

2 years ago
Kalam Ennas showed yesterday exclusive footage from inside Roumieh’s Bloc B and I can easily say this is one of the biggest scandals in Lebanon’s history. A whole building inside Roumieh’s prison that contains an ...
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