Tachtouch the Monkey Returns to #Lebanon

After almost a two-week chase, the monkey that escaped from a farm South of Lebanon into Israel was finally captured and sent back to Nun Béatrice Mauger via the UN. The vervet monkey, named Tachtouch, was spotted in various locations before getting caught. Over the last two weeks, the mischievous primate was filmed monkeying around in the villages of Zar’it and Shtula and the Arab towns of Hurfeish, Deir al-Assad and Majd al-Krum, just west…

Unprecedented Media Coverage of Tripoli’s Terrorist Attack

I'm still finding it hard to believe that one man was able to plan Tripoli's attack yesterday but what was unseen before during this attack, and I'm not sure it's a good thing, was the media coverage. We're used to receiving raw footage from a crime scene or terrorist attack but not a single moment wasn't documented either by a picture or a video by official channels and unofficial ones on FB, Twitter or Whatsapp.…
Lebanon

Pilot Amanda Harrison’s Challenge Brought to a Stop in #Beirut

1 week ago
Pilot Amanda Harrison was set to fly her 1942 Tiger Moth (DH82a) from the UK to Darwin in Australia, crossing over 9,260 nautical Miles and 23 countries in 30 days. The journey was aimed at ...
Critiques

Can Health Minister Jabak Implement Anti-Smoking Law 174?

1 week ago
The indoor smoking ban was first implemented back in 2012 but it turned out to be an epic failure. In 2015, Health Minister Wael Abu Faour promised he will make sure the law is enforced ...
Lebanon

Lebanese Kevin Chahoud into Roland Garros Boys’ Singles Main Draw for the first time

2 weeks ago
It might not come as a surprise that in Lebanon, even in the world of tennis, to thrive and move forward, players have to fly under another flag to reach higher grounds. This is what ...
Lebanon

Telecom Ministry to Launch a New Roaming Service

2 weeks ago
According to BusinessNews, The Ministry of Telecommunication (MoT) is set to launch a new roaming service with the Switzerland-based company Wonet, that will be priced at $25 per month and will allow Alfa and Touch ...
Automotive

Everything That’s Wrong About Driving in Lebanon in One Video

2 weeks ago
Going the wrong way, even on a highway, crossing a red light, cutting off other cars, speeding, tailgating, dangerous driving, speeding maneuvers, highway drop off and every possible traffic violation you could think of in ...
Critiques

#SaveOurFace: Environment Ministry Launches Largest National Beach Cleanup Campaign

2 weeks ago
Environment Minister Fady Jreissati launched a teaser campaign last week where he shared a picture of himself covering his face and using the hashtags #SaveOurFace #نظّف_سمعتنا. The campaign was revealed today and consists of a ...
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Lebanese-Canadian Owner of Paramount Fine Foods Awarded $2.5M in Hate Speech Lawsuit

4 weeks ago
The verdict is being labeled as the largest cyber verdict that’s sitting on the record right now, after Ontario Superior Court Justice Jane Ferguson ordered two anti-Muslim activists, defendant Kevin J. Johnston and Ranendra (Ron) ...
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A Short Film on Lebanese Journalist, Writer & Political Thinker Kamel Mroue

4 weeks ago
The latest leaked video of General Lebanon Union’s head disrespecting Patriarch Sfeir has re-ignited the debate on freedom of expression and how the authorities should handle such situations. Obviously we all agree that what Asmar ...
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