Iran beats Lebanon to reach 2017 FIBA Asia Cup Semi Finals

Lebanon is officially out of the 2017 FIBA Championship after losing to Iran 70-80. The Iranian team is one of the tournament's favorites and played a great defensive game with the help of their 2,18m giant Hamed Hadadi. Fadi el Khatib & Wael Arakji were the best among Lebanese players while Norvel PELLE failed to deliver once again. To be honest, I wasn't very optimistic about this game because our foreign player sucks and we…

Article 522 Finally Abolished?

I just read on LBCI, Naharnet and a couple of other media portals that the Lebanese Parliament has officially abolished Article 522 of Lebanon’s Penal Code. Eight months ago, the Parliament’s Administration and Justice committee had agreed to abolish Article 522 but the parliament still needed to vote on it. Article 522 allows the rapist to get away with his crime if he marries the victim. It's about time we get rid of this archaic…
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Swap your Cocktails for Portable Arguiles? Seriously?

1 day ago
As if we needed another excuse for people to smoke the Shisha, some guy came up with a “brilliant” idea to sell mini portable Shishas at LL15,000 at outdoor events. I’ve already seen people smoking ...
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#Beirut Wants to Break The Guinness Record For World’s Longest Continuing Party

1 day ago
Lebanon will attempt to break the Guinness World Record for longest continuous party which is currently 54 hours by organizing the longest continuing party from August 28th till August 30th. The event is taking place ...
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Why is the Zouk Mikhael Garden still Closed?

2 days ago
I’ve been meaning to take Brian to the Zouk Mikhael public garden for more than a year now and every time I pass by there’s a sign that says it’s closed for renovation and will ...
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Mr & Miss Kids Lebanon? Seriously?

6 days ago
“Are you between 6 and 12 year old? Pleasant, Good looking and cute? Stylish? Have a Strong Personality?” Are you f***** kidding me? Are you asking a 6 year old if he has a strong ...
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What’s the Deal with the Jal el Dib Bridge?

1 week ago
The “Jal el Dib Revolution” FB page is asking for a protest tomorrow at 7AM against the “2L” bridge while the Jal el Dib Municipality has banners cheering for this “2L” bridge. I tried making ...
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Surveillance Camera Shows Woman Escaping Harasser Inside Elevator

1 week ago
A footage showing a woman escaping a sexual harasser inside an elevator was shared earlier by Wayniyye el Dawle page. The woman is shown entering the elevator, before a young man wearing a hat came ...
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Jordan Bans Law that Protects Rapists: What are We Waiting For?

1 week ago
First Tunisia approves a new law that provides women with the measures ecessary to seek protection from acts of violence by their husbands, relatives and others, then Jordan’s parliament finally votes to eliminate Article 308, ...
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Another Scandal Hits Lebanon’s Healthcare System

1 week ago
Mona Baalbaki, the previous head of Pharmacy in Rafic Hariri Hospital “has been sacked by the General Disciplinary Council for stealing a large quantity of health ministry-donated cancer medicines from the hospital and selling them ...
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