Kunhadi struggling financially, to undergo major overhaul

After Sesobel in June 2019, one of Lebanon's iconic NGOs in terms of road safety, founded in 2006 by Lina and Fadi Gebrane following the death of their son Hady in a car accident, Kunhadi has issued a statement citing financial struggles, leading to an overhaul in the organization in terms of location, staff and expenses: Due to the Lebanese financial crisis and scarcity of sponsors, grants and donations, Kunhadi will be downsizing and cutting…

Picasso exhibition at the Sursock Museum to launch starting September 27

It's been talked about for a few months now. "Picasso et la famille" will be the upcoming next big thing at the Sursock Museum, between September 27, 2019 and January 6, 2020. Financed by Danièle de Picciotto, wife of Lebanese-Swiss banker, philanthropist and art lover Edgar de Picciotto, in collaboration with the Musée national Picasso-Paris, the exhibition will explore Picasso's private life throughout a total of 20 chef-d'oeuvres, encompassing paintings, drawings, sculptures and engravings, and…
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2 Movies to be Banned in Lebanon for Promoting Homosexuality & Israeli intelligence

1 month ago
The General Security Censorship Bureau in Lebanon has asked to ban on July 19, 2019 2 new movies in the country. The Minister of Interior and Municipalities Raya Haffar El Hassan has yet to give ...
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Lebanon’s Women Junior Handball Team Qualifies For 2020 World Championship

1 month ago
Despite losing against Japan 23-31 in Group B yesterday, Lebanon’s women junior handball team has qualified for the 2020 world championship to be held next July in Romania, based on goal differences with Uzbekistan. This ...
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Lebanon’s Group D matches in the 2021 FIBA Asia Cup qualification unveiled

1 month ago
After drawing Bahrain (#112), India (#67) and Iraq (#80) in Group D on June 8, 2019, Lebanon, ranked 53, will start its quest to qualify for the 2021 FIBA Asia Cup on February 21, 2020. ...
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Early-bird tickets available for the 2019 Beirut Marathon until August 1

1 month ago
You can now register [link] for this year’s Beirut Marathon’s races at special prices. The list of races and the different amounts to be paid have been generated by the organization on July 22, and ...
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“Beyrouth la rayonnante”, a new 43-minute documentary by M6

2 months ago
French TV stations love to explore countries that speak the same language all around the world, Lebanon being one of them. M6 has unleashed on its TV show 66 minutes on July 14, a new ...
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Lebanon Starts Long Qualifying Journey for the 2022 FIFA World Cup and the AFC Asian Cup 2023

2 months ago
Just like in Basketball, Lebanon’s FIFA team has a mountain to climb if they are to reach the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.But first, they have to go through the 2022 World Cup qualification second round, ...
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Lebanon to Have its First Netflix Series “Dollar” on August 8

2 months ago
A few weeks after controversial Jordanian series “Jinn” made the headlines by becoming the first Arabic series to hit the Netflix platform on June 13, Lebanon strikes with a series of his own, “Dollar”, which ...
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Mashrou’ Leila Under pressure to Cancel Byblos International Festival Gig

2 months ago
A Facebook page by the name of “جُنود الرَّب” (God’s soldiers) has been unleashing since July 17 a series of posts to its 5.5K followers condemning Mashrou’ Leila’s sexual/religious ideologies, performances and lyrics. This comes ...
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