Keeping Lions, Tigers & Other Big Cats as Exotic Pets Finally Banned in Lebanon

Animals Lebanon has been lobbying for years to ban the keeping of big cats such as "lions, tigers, leopards, snow leopards, cheetahs, jaguars, cougars, and any hybrid combination any of these species that results from breeding with the exception of registered zoos and rescue centers". They've been urging the authorities to close down zoos that don't meet the minimum standards required to keep such animals and confiscate all the big cats in badly managed zoos…

Bird Scaring Devices & Cars To Be Deployed Near Beirut Airport

Instead of closing down the hazardous Costa Brava landfill, which is only located 200 meters away from the airport, Lebanese authorities are planning to deploy bird-scaring devices and cars to prevent any collisions at low altitudes with the planes. This means that they will be polluting further and providing a temporary, non-reliable and unsustainable solution. On another note, MP Qabbani announced the launch of self check-in machines at Beirut's airport and that planes will no…
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Critiques

Lebanese MP Says Women “To Blame” For Being Raped

2 weeks ago
Lebanese MP Elie Marouni doesn’t know much about Lebanon and doesn’t think very highly of women rights in Lebanon. When asked in a recent conference on why Lebanese women are not allowed to pass their ...
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Lebanon

This is 7: What Did We Expect From The New iPhone?

2 weeks ago
With the lack of impressive new features in mobile phones, the battle of winning users today lies in advancing and optimizing existing features or even in the case of the iPhone 7 removing ones (headphone ...
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Information

The 2016/2017 QS World University Rankings: AUB Up To 228th Place Globally, 3rd In The Arab World

2 weeks ago
The American University of Beirut has improved its global ranking by 40 spots and is now among the top 250 universities worldwide according to The 2016/2017 QS World University Rankings. It is also among the ...
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Health

Which Hospitals are Not Contacting the Police Upon Receiving Overdose Cases?

2 weeks ago
Back in March, The Ministry of Public Health issued an official statement urging all Lebanese hospitals to refrain from their usual practice of reporting drug addicts to the police upon their arrival to the Emergency ...
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Humor

Je gazouille Le Francais Tres Vraiment

2 weeks ago
There’s a Facebook page “Libanais Francophone” which aims at promoting the French language in Lebanon but there are at least 3 or 4 videos with people speaking really bad French, which is quite confusing to ...
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Humor

What if Trump Were to Solve Lebanon’s Garbage Crisis?

3 weeks ago
Source: [Maya Zankoul] It’s going to be a great smelly wall! Thank you Maya for the laugh. ...
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Humor

Ziad Rahbani’s Film Ameriki Tawil Coming To Theaters in Mid-October

3 weeks ago
“Bennesbeh Labokra Chou?” was brought to theaters back in January 2016 and as promised, M Media is rolling out a second Ziad Rahbani play and one of his most popular ones “Film Ameriki Tawil” in ...
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Food

Batroun Enters Guinness Book of Records for The World’s Biggest Sea Food Display

3 weeks ago
Photo Credits: NNA-LEB Batroun enters once again the Guinness Book of Records after setting up the world’s biggest sea food display. This is the second Guinness Record set by the city, after making the world’s ...
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