Al Arz Ski Station Lift Sabotaged

The main Al Arz ski lift was sabotaged last night few weeks before the opening of the ski season. The culprits climbed to the top of the hill at 2700m and cut or shot at the wires , leaving hundreds of thousands of dollars in damages. The sabotage will definitely affect the ski resort as urgent reparations are in order to open on time. It's still unclear who's behind this act and given that there…

239 Schools in Lebanon In Urgent Need of Repairs

According to Legal Agenda, the ministry of education received 2.1 billion dollars between 2016 and 2021 to enhance schools and make sure all students have access to an education. Out of these two billions, 270 million dollars were allocated for renovation and expansion works. Two weeks ago, 16 year-old Maggie Hammoud was killed when a large stone pillar fell from the ceiling onto her desk. The incident took place at a public school in Tripoli’s…
Critiques

Mother Searching for Her 4 Disappeared Kids Has Passed Away

1 month ago
The Civil War ended 30 years ago but there’s still no justice for thousands of disappeared and their families. Em Aziz is still waiting to know the fate of her four children (Azizz, Ibrahim, Mansour, ...
BeirutBlast

Aren’t The Firefighters Who Died in the Beirut Explosion Worthy of a Presidential Medal?

1 month ago
Lebanon’s President Michel Aoun is spending his last week in Baabda giving out interviews and medals of merit. That’s not very different from any other president, except Aoun appears to be keen on awarding medals ...
Critiques

U.S Brokered Lebanon-Israel Maritime Deal: Good or Bad?

1 month ago
18 months ago, the Lebanese government was expected to sign decree No.6433/2011 to preserve its maritime rights during the ongoing indirect discussions with the Israeli side. However the government decided to disregard this request and ...
Critiques

Are We Getting a New President Tomorrow?

2 months ago
The first session to elect a new president is taking place on September 29th, and while there’s still no consensus on a candidate, there are no reasons to rule out a successful vote if the ...
BeirutBlast

Beirut Port Silos at Risk of Collapse A Week Before Port Blast 2nd Anniversary

4 months ago
A week before the Beirut port explosion’s second anniversary, the government has issued a warning that the northern part of the port silos are in danger of falling. This comes after the silos caught fire ...
Critiques

Meaning of “البطريركية” (Patriarchy)

4 months ago
Two female MPs, Cynthia Zarazir & Halima Kaakour, were disrespected and bullied inside the Lebanese parliament last week. MP Zarazir revealed in a press conference that she was catcalled by pro-government Amal MPs, given a ...
Critiques

After “Lightyear”, Lebanese General Security Bans “Minions: The Rise of Gru”

4 months ago
Lightyear, the prequel to Pixar’s Toy Story franchise, was banned in Lebanon back in June for featuring a brief kiss between a same-sex couple. 13 other Middle Easter and Asian countries, including Saudi Arabia, Egypt, ...
Critiques

El-Shark Newspaper Must Apologize To Ukrainian citizens

9 months ago
This is not the first time El-Shark posts offensive and insulting material, but this time they overstepped their boundaries. At times where Ukrainians are living in fear of a Russian invasion and are standing together ...
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