Reunited Guns N’ Roses Are Coming to Dubai Next March, No Stops in #Beirut

The Guns N’ Roses are getting back together after almost 23 years and are coming to Dubai on March 3, 2017 for a live concert at Autism Rocks Arena as part of their "Not in This Lifetime" tour. 30,000 fans are expected to show up. The band will feature Axl Rose , Slash , Duff McKagan , Dizzy Reed , Richard Fortus , Frank Ferrer and Melissa Reese . Izzy Stradlin will not be joining…

Meet Madees Khoury: The only Female Beer Brewer in the Middle East.

Taybeh beer is one of the most popular beers in the Middle East and Madees Khoury, who works as a general manager at the Taybeh Brewing Company, is believed to be only the female beer brewer in the Middle East according to The Telegraph. Taybeh beer was ranked by CNN among the top 6 beers in the Middle East and is produced by the Khourys, a Christian Palestinian family originally from Taybeh, an ancient Palestinian…

Zoom Tube: Your Daily Dose of Dabke

2 weeks ago
I spent a couple of hours last night watching Dabke videos on ZoomTube. There are some really cool Dabke clips from all over the Middle East. What amazes me about Dabke dancers is how they ...

Ferrari #PanoramaLebanon 2016: It’s Happening Soon & I’m a Proud Partner!

4 weeks ago
Scuderia Lebanon is not done with Lebanon just yet this year. Following the exclusive and successful test drive that I took part in last August, Scuderia Lebanon is planning to organize another event called Panorama ...

Mauritania’s Epic Reply to Lebanon’s Health Minister Remarks

1 month ago
Lebanon’s Health Minister Wael Abou Faour was overheard questioning Mauritania’s ability to host top delegations back in July, and his comments “triggered a spat between Lebanon and Mauritania, where Lebanese officials were attacked by journalists ...

Human Rights Watch Response To Lebanon’s Foreign Minister Over Discriminatory Nationality Law

1 month ago
Human Rights Watch issued a statement to respond to Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil’s controversial tweet on the nationality law and stated that the foreign minister’s remarks “undermine efforts to reform a discriminatory nationality law that ...

Top Chef Middle East Starts On September 21

1 month ago
I usually follow Top Chef France and I love it. The Top Chef Lebanon edition wasn’t that great to be honest, so I hope this one will be better. The judges for Top Chef Middle ...

First Arabic TAG Heuer Digital Watch Face Designed by Lebanese Yazan Halwani

1 month ago
Lebanese graffiti and street artist Yazan Halawani has been commissioned by Swiss luxury watchmaker Tag Heuer to design the first ever Arabic face for its Connected watch. The Arabic watch-face design was launched last week ...
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The 2016/2017 QS World University Rankings: AUB Up To 228th Place Globally, 3rd In The Arab World

1 month 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 ...

There are Still Lebanese Prisoners in Assad’s Saydnaya Prison, Possibly The Worst Place on Earth

2 months ago
Ex-detainees and architects have built an accurate model of the Saydnaya Syrian prison based using ‘ear-witness’ and The Guardian is describing Assad’s most brutal prison as the worst place on Earth. Amnesty international reports that ...