Football Fan Stabbed to Death in #Beirut over World Cup Celebrations

When I wrote a blog post on those who like to ruin the World Cup for others, I never expected to read about a football fan being stabbed to death over celebrations. Yes it sucks that Germany lost and many were celebrating its shock exit but to go after a Brazil fan and kill him is just nuts! The incident took place in Hay el Selloum where Mohammad Zaher was allegedly killed by two of…

Fehmeen el World Cup Ghalat

The World Cup is a one-of-a-kind event that happens once every four years and is the most widely viewed and followed sporting event in the world. Most of the World cares about football a great deal and even those who hate the sport tend to follow the World Cup and cheer for their national team or a team of their liking. Of course there are also people who couldn't care less about the World Cup,…
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Brevet Exams Success Rate at 82.31%

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Lebanon’s Minister of Education announced yesterday the results of the official exams for the intermediate certificate and the success rate reached 82.31% compared to 81.78% in 2017 and 75.90% in 2016. While the success rate ...
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Cops Have GoPros Now?

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Ignorant & Racist Parents Complain about a “Black Kid” at a Keserwan Nursery

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Broumana Should Get Rid of its Valet Parking Instead of Deploying Girls in Shorts

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Someone got Offended by Mezza Beer’s Commercial

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Who’s Protecting Whatever is Left of Lebanon’s Mountains?

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A recent article in Lebanon by Robert Fisk for the Independent describes what’s happening to Lebanon’s mountains as “The Massacre of the Mountains”. The article tackles the ongoing destruction of mountains in Mayrouba and Tarshish ...
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Is it Really Wise to Go After the UNHCR?

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Caretake Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil decided to “halt the renewal of residency permits issued for UNHCR staff in Lebanon, saying the decision was not in line with Lebanese policy” claiming the “UNHCR had scared refugees ...
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There Were 100 Deaths by Suicide in Lebanon This Year So Far

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ISF stats reported 100 deaths by suicide so far this year in Lebanon, versus 143 in the year 2017. If we take May by itself, the numbers are quite shocking as 23 death by suicide ...
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