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

Pilot Amanda Harrison was set to fly her 1942 Tiger Moth from the UK to Darwin in Australia, crossing over 9,260 nautical Miles and 23 countries in 30 days. The journey was aimed at celebrating women in aviation, inspiring breast cancer survivors, promoting STEM amongst women, inspiring dyslexics to achieve and see dyslexia as a gift not a disability, as well as help creating the “Richard Harrison Aviation Apprenticeship Fund” to fund engineering apprenticeships for…

Journalist Gisele Khoury Awarded the French Order of Chivalry

French Ambassador His Excellency Mr. Bruno Foucher has awarded renowned journalist Gisele Khoury the French order of chivalry during a ceremony held at the Pine Residence. The award was granted on World Press Freedom Day to a truly deserving freedom fighter. Gisele Khoury is a renowned Journalist and a talk show host on BBC Arabic. She is also the widow of Samir Kassir, one of Lebanon's most brilliant and daring journalist. Kassir was assassinated using…
Lebanon

Anthony Salame leaves Virgin Radio Lebanon After 6 years

3 months ago
Last week, Virgin Radio Lebanon’s iconic morning host Anthony Salame appeared on air for the final time to bid the country and Lebanese people farewell, many of whom have been following him since 2013. Starting ...
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Lebanon’s Paris Tourism Office Attacked During Latest Yellow Vests Protest

3 months ago
Yellow vest protesters damaged the Lebanese Tourism Office in Paris during their latest protest. The office, which is located close to the Champs Elysee, had its main door and glass windows shattered, even though nothing ...
Lebanon

Jal el Dib Bridge Set to Open Tomorrow

3 months ago
It took them SEVEN years to build that tiny Jal el Dib bridge, knowing that the reasons behind dismantling it in the first place weren’t that convincing. Nevertheless, and after almost two years of agonizing ...
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Lebanese Candidate Ziad Hayek to Challenge U.S. President Trump’s Choice

4 months ago
World Bank elections are nearing and Lebanon has put forward a candidate that may challenge U.S. President Trump’s Choice David Malpass. In fact, the status-quo in picking the world bank president, which relied on a ...
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We Finally Have a New Government!

4 months ago
The new government was just announced today after NINE months of ongoing negotiations. Instead of reducing the number of ministers, they kept it at 30 to satisfy all the political parties. I shared the full ...
Lebanon

Al-Mustaqbal newspaper to stop printing and become digital on February 1st

5 months ago
“Faced by the transformations that the press industry is witnessing in Lebanon and the world, and the continuous decline in sales and advertising revenues in the local market, the administration of al-Mustaqbal Newspaper has decided ...
Lebanon

Someone is Killing Squirrels in Akkar’s Oak Forest

5 months ago
Some of the best naturally preserved forest reserves are in Akkar, including Al-Chanbouq Reserve and Al Qammouaa (in Fnaidek) which are areas of rich biodiversity where you can find Cedar and pine trees as well ...
Lebanon

R.I.P Gavin Ford

6 months ago
Radio One shared the heart-breaking news few minutes ago on their Facebook page. I have no idea what happened but some media outlets are reporting that he was found dead in his apartment but I ...
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