Lebanon Wins 5 Medals at 2019 World Masters Weightlifting Championship

The 2019 World Masters Weightlifting Championship was taking place in Montreal from the 16th till the 24th of August and Lebanon, which was represented by seven athletes, impressed by clinching five medals, including 3 Gold medals, 1 Silver and 1 Bronze. Here are the names of the winners: Khodor Alaywan, Gold Medal – 55-73 Kg Category Mostapha El-Jlailati, Gold Medal and new World Record – 81-89 Kg Category Adnan Marfoussi, Gold Medal – 81-96 Kg…

Vetlivery – A Mobile Veterinary Clinic in Lebanon

Having passionately developed her skills with pets after pursuing her studies at l'École nationale vétérinaire de Lyon and the Lebanese University's Faculty of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine, Maria Mouallem has come up with a genius idea to help care for domestic pets in Lebanon. With a branded van fit to receive and nurse little animals, the Lebanese vet travels the country, facilitating the lives of those who are unable to or are too lazy to…
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Meet Sara Balawalashi

1 month ago
Whenever you meet new people in Lebanon whether at work or at college or when out with friends, there’s always this one person who wants to know your family name, where you’re from to try ...
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A Dream Reborn: Lebanon’s First Satellite

2 months ago
In the early 1960s, a small group of students from Haigazian University led by their Mathematics professor, Manoug Manougian, founded the Lebanese Rocket Society. After three years of research and trials, they were able to ...
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Zaatar W Zeit Drops Plastic Straws

2 months ago
Zaatar W Zeit announced on Instagram that it is dropping all plastic straws from all dine-in, takeaway and delivery orders. This comes as part of ZWZ’s 20 years celebration as they’re launching #therealgreen as part ...
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A Breathtaking Lookout Spot in Sir el Donnieh

2 months ago
Syr el Donnieh is often described as North Lebanon’s Forgotten Gem. It is the largest village in the Denniyeh area and is known for its stunning landscapes, hike and bike trails, woodlands and orchards. Three ...
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Larissa Takchi Wins 2019 MasterChef Australia

2 months ago
Larissa Takchi, a 22-year-old Lebanese-Australian restaurant manager born and raised in Sydney, has won the 2019 MasterChef Australia title, making her the youngest winner ever of the TV show. Larissa is a self-taught cook with ...
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Diageo To Implement 26-Week Paid Parental Leave Policy

2 months ago
Update: Diaego is not the first apparently in Lebanon as Zomato has implanted a 6 months paternity & a 6 months maternity for its employees since May. Diageo Lebanon is set to be the first ...
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11,000 Candles Light Up Bkaakafra on St. Charbel’s Feast Day

2 months ago
Lebanon’s most beloved saint, Mar Charbel is celebrated on the third Sunday of July. On this occasion, over 10,000 candles were lit up in Mar Charbel’s town of Bkaakafra. I found few pictures shared by ...
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Broken Wings: A Musical Adaption of Gibran Khalil Gibran’s 1912 Masterpiece

2 months ago
Gibran Khalil Gibran’s masterpiece “Broken Wings”, a story laden with Gibran’s views on morality, love, marriage, children, pain and loss, has been turned into a musical that premiered at the Theater Royal Haymarket, London, in ...
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