Myriam el Achkar found dead

Lebanese woman Myriam al-Ashqar, 28, was found dead and soaked in blood Tuesday in a forestland located between the Keserwan towns of Sahel Alma and Harisa, LBC television reported. It later appeared that she was killed by the janitor of the Our Lady of the Annunciation monastery in Baqloush, where she went to pray on Monday and where she used to pray several times every other week, LBC said. That's the first time I hear…

AUB-Gate: A Scandal in the Making?

Allegations include supplying electricity to non-university users over three decades, multi-million endowment fund losses, inflated retirement compensation packages, and shady drug supply practices at the university’s renowned Medical Center. I am an AUB graduate yet I am shocked to read such accusations. This will definitely damage AUB's reputation if it turns out to be true. I am not fully aware of the report's content but I hope it will cover the favoritism in the Financial…
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United Colors of Lebanon UNHATE Campaign

5 years ago
It was a matter of time before someone comes up with a Lebanese version of the UNHATE campaign. However if I were you Angie, I’d watch out cause the first picture might get her into ...
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Two Explosions rock Tyre

5 years ago
[Source] Two bombs targeting a nightclub and a liquor store exploded early Wednesday in the Lebanese city of Tyre, one of the few areas of the conservative South where alcohol is available. [Link] Fortunately, there ...
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Lebanon to face South Korea

5 years ago
Lebanon will face South Korea today in a FIFA World Cup qualifier that could boost Lebanon’s chances of reaching the final qualifying round for the world cup. Lebanon had beaten Kuwait earlier last week and ...
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The Taxi Driver Killer : Lebanon’s first serial killer

5 years ago
Al-Akhbar newspaper published today a lengthy article, supporting what I said yesterday, that Lebanon might be facing its first serial killer. As it appears, the number of victims is 11 and not only 4 and ...
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THE ALIENS ARE COMIN’!!

5 years ago
via Naharnet ...
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Lebanon’s first serial killer?

5 years ago
October 14 2011 The bodies of two middle-aged men who had been shot in the head were discovered in two regions near Beirut early Friday, the National News Agency reported. [Link] November 12, 2011 BEIRUT: ...
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Lebanon defeats Kuwait 1-0

5 years ago
[YouTube] A great result and a very nice goal for our National Football team! This win places Lebanon in second place, three points behind South Korea and boosts its chances for qualifying to the World ...
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BlogBaladi featured in the Washington post

5 years ago
Thanks to Chahe’s post, BlogBaladi was featured in an article in the Washington Post. I didn’t think it was worthy mentioning but I guess it doesn’t happen everyday for a Lebanese blog. You can check ...
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