Mariam Nour Denies UFO Landing in #Lebanon

A YouTube channel called "Alien Planet" shared a video claiming there was a UFO spotted landing somewhere in Lebanon. The video is one of the worst CGIs I've seen and the background music is just hilarious! In all cases, Mariam Nour denied she's getting any visits anytime soon so we're safe :D

Lebanese Mory Hatem Loses in The Voice Canada’s QuarterFinals

C'était une aventure extraordinaire ! Merci pour tous vos encouragements Je vous aime ❤️ À très bientôt ! It was an unforgettable adventure !  Thank you for all your supports ! See you again soon ❤️ #Lavoixtva#Moryhatem With these words on his Facebook page, Mory Hatem concluded yesterday night his journey in the Voice Canada , after going all the way to the quarterfinals of the competition, and falling short of the semis, despite delivering an outstanding…

The Cheesecake Factory Closing By End of April in #Beirut

The Cheesecake Factory will close its Lebanese branch in Verdun for good next Tuesday, April 30th. The international brand, which has been open for three years now, has failed to compete with other similar restaurants in the country and is shutting its doors in Beirut. Back when it opened, I went there for a couple of times and enjoyed my time but the location is really bad to be honest and traffic made it even…

No Lebanese Movie Featured in First Cannes 2019 selection

While additional films will be added to the official selection before it begins on May 14, it is highly unlikely that any Lebanese movie will make it to this year's Cannes festival. Lebanon will be however represented among the jury, with Nadine Labaki - winner of the "Prix du Jury" for Capernaum in Cannes 2018 - recently elected as of March 26, as the Jury President of the films’ selection under “Un Certain Regard”. Nadine…
Animals & Wildlife

Swarms of Butterflies Invade #Lebanon in Numbers Unseen For 100 Years

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I’m not sure how many butterflies have survived the storm this weekend but few days ago, Lebanon witnessed a migration of butterflies in numbers unseen since 1917, according to Magda Bou Dagher Kharrat, a professor ...

Transavia Lyon-Beirut Route Officially Launched

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Announced in October 2018, the new lane has launched last Saturday, April 13, linking Lyon, once a week on Saturday, to Beirut, starting at 79 € (one way, all taxes included). The plane takes off ...

General Security Bans Metal Band Sepultura From Entering Lebanon

2 days ago
One of the most prominent names of the international metal scene for the last 30 years or so, Sepultura were set to rock Beirut heavily on April 28th at The Palace – Hamra. With heavy ...

Bringing Zaatar W Zeit Manakish All the Way to Montreal

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If you ask me what’s the thing I miss most about Lebanon after almost five months abroad, I have to say it’s the food and more specifically the Manakish and bakeries. Don’t get me wrong, ...