Prime Minister Diab Suggested his Wife as VP to the National Commission for Lebanese Women

A presidential decree was issued today stating that PM Hassan Diab's wife Nawwar Mawlawi will be appointed as VP to the President of the National Commission for Lebanese Women , who happens to be the President's daughter. The name was suggested, wait for it, by the PM himself. Is it really the best time to appoint your wife to such positions? Is she a women rights activists? What are her qualifications? On what basis was…

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…
Art

A Heart Made Out of Tear Gas Canisters

2 days ago
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 ...
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 ...
Lebanon

Enzo Sabbagha to represent Lebanon at the Voice France this Saturday

1 week ago
After Johnny Maalouf in 2012, Anthony Touma in 2013, Aline Lahoud in 2014, Hiba Tawaji in 2015 and Marc Hatem in 2016, a new Lebanese talent is giving it a shot at this year’s the ...
Critiques

Liban: La Revolution

1 week ago
Check out this 9-minute long report by Tancrède Bonora (C à vous) on the Lebanese Revolution. It’s been over 110 days now and today was yet another proof that the revolution is alive and kicking! ...
Animals & Wildlife

Orca Found Dead on Sarafand Beach

1 week ago
Orcas are often called killer whales, because of their size and the animal’s ability to take down large marine animals, such as sea lions and whales. However, they don’t typically attack humans and belong to ...
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