The First Lebanese Car

via RaniaelKhatib I don't know how accurate this poster is but Lissan Al Hal was a daily Lebanese newspaper that was established by Khalil Sarkis in the 1870s and is considered as one of the oldest Lebanese publications. This 1960 article is entitled "The First Lebanese Car" and talks about a small vehicle that was built using American parts by Younes Motors in Lebanon. It would be interesting to know if this same Younes Motors…

Missing Kid From Marina Dbayyeh’s Mini-Marathon Walked Back To His House In Barja

via BMA A 10 year old kid called Rafic Ahmed Jomaa went missing yesterday around 10:30am during the mini marathon in the La Marina Dbayeh. The Civil Defense and security forces started looking for him only to find out that he walked all the way back to his house in Barja! The child was interviewed by MTV where he confirmed he walked all the way back home. He was visited later on by May El-Khalil,…

Week20: LiveLoveBeirut’s Best Pictures Of The Week

LiveLoveAUB By Ragheb You can follow LiveLoveBeirut on Instagram . I'm also on Instagram and you can follow me if you like. Green Beiruti house by Inesbey A cool shot of the partial solar eclipse - by Samarhitti Baskinta by elias Angry waves at Enfeh - by JubranElias Amchit sunset by Nareg Jbeil - Amchit from the sky by SleimanCharbel

A Reminder That Migrant Domestic Workers Are Mothers Too

We celebrated Mother's day on March 21 but it also happens to be the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination and on this day, MARCH Lebanon invited us to remember the thousands of mothers that came from around the world to work in Lebanon and support their families. There are over 200,000 migrant domestic workers in Lebanon coming from the Philippines, Madagascar, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bangladesh and Ethiopia and working under horrible conditions…

Lebanese Mothers Had A Nice Surprise Waiting For Them At The Movies

2 years ago
“Ne7na ma3 7oriyyit el te3beer bass sma3 kelmit 2emmak”. I suggested that slogan to one of my friends who was working on some university project and even though it’s a bit silly, I’m pretty sure ...

Best Mother’s Day Ads In Lebanon [2015]

2 years ago
Deyman fo2 rassna – by Almaza Exotica’s ad is still the best I’ve seen this year! #‎FromHeadToToe‬ by Maria Pino To the women of our brave Lebanese Army – by MP Nicolas Sehnaoui Nice wordplay ...

Radioactive Sanitary Towels Seized At The Beirut Airport

2 years ago
That’s just crazy stuff! More than half a ton of sanitary towels containing a radioactive substance were seized today at the Beirut Rafic Hariri Airport. The pads confiscated were all Chinese-made and delivered to Lebanon ...

Lebanese Journalist Joumana Haddad Denied Entrance To Bahrain Because She’s An Atheist

2 years ago
Joumana Haddad is Lebanese journalist, activist, poet, instructor, author and the head of the cultural pages for An Nahar newspaper, as well as the editor-in-chief of Jasad magazine, a controversial Arabic magazine specialized in the ...