Yousra Mohsen (Laila Liberty) First Middle Eastern Dancer At Le Crazy Horse de Paris

Three years after taking part in Miss Lebanon, Yousra Mohsen pursued her passion as a dancer and is now performing at the glamorous Parisian Cabaret "Le Crazy Horse". Le Crazy Horse de Paris, which is located in the Champs Elysées, has been open since 1951 and is famous for its stage shows performed by nude female dancers and for the diverse range of magic and variety 'turns' between each nude show and the next. Founder…

A Heart Made Out of Tear Gas Canisters

Thawra Artists collected empty tear gas canisters from recent protests and produced a heart-shaped statue filled with these canisters and with rocks as well. The idea was to send out a message of love and peace on Valentine's Day, and hope that the riot police and security forces will treat protesters in a more civilized and peaceful way.
Animals & Wildlife

Aana Reserve in the West Bekaa

5 days ago
The sight of a deer chewing on grass is not something we’re used to in Lebanon, yet it exists in West Bekaa at the A’ana Nature Reserve. This little-known gem is located towards the end ...
Baladi

Digital Surgery, Co-Founded by Lebanese Dr. Jean Nehme, Acquired by Medical Technology Leader Medtronic

6 days ago
Ireland-based Medical Devices giant Medtronic announced this week that it will acquire Digital Surgery, a privately-held pioneer in surgical artificial intelligence, data and analytics, and digital education and training. The purchase aims to strengthen its ...
Baladi

Great Results for Lebanon at The 2020 MENA Karting Nations Cup

6 days ago
Four Lebanese drivers, including Abdo Feghali’s kid, also the youngest Karting Champion in Lebanon’s history, Christopher Feghali, competed at the 2020 MENA Karting Championship – Nations Cup which took place between the 10th and 14th ...
Baladi

Lebanon Wins King Abdullah II Basketball Tournament After 15 Years

6 days ago
Despite everything that’s happening in Lebanon, including the league’s suspension since October 2019, the Lebanese National Basketball team was able to win the King Abdullah II Tournament after defeating Jordan 71 to 68. The last ...
Baladi

AUB Alumnus Dr. Hussein Tawbi Named to Trump’s Council on Science & Technology

1 week ago
Lebanese doctor & AUB alumnus Hussein Tawbi has been nominated by US President Donald Trump to the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST). The mission of the Council of Advisors on Science ...
Art

The Lebanese Creativity Day – Martyrs Square

2 weeks ago
Artists from all over Lebanon celebrated the Lebanese Creativity Day in Martyrs Square over the weekend. The theme was the revolution obviously and there were some pretty amazing displays. Check them out! Pictures taken from ...
Baladi

Ultimate Winter Camping in Akkar Snowy Mountains

2 weeks ago
Snow hikes, overnight stays in Igloos, snow shoeing, trail challenges and many more activities are being organized by the Akkar trail team this year, and the pictures and videos they’re sharing are absolutely stunning! The ...
Architecture

Lebanon’s Derelict Architecture – By James Kerwin

2 weeks ago
From abandoned mansions to ruined hammams and forgotten theaters, Photographer James Kerwin showcases Beirut’s derelict yet beautiful architecture in this photo series. I shared a couple of shots. Check out the full post on [DesignBoom].
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