ENOUGH - KAFA
Families of women killed as a result of domestic violence to the March 8 demonstration to demand justice for the victims and pass a law to protect women from domestic violence.more
Lebanese American voice of Mayssa Karaa graces Oscar-nominated film “American Hustle”
It is not uncommon to hear Arabic spoken in Hollywood films – but the character is often a terrorist or a spoiled, rich prince from the Gulf.
In the Oscar-nominated film American Hustle, Robert De Niro, playing a menacing Miami mobster, begins to speak Arabic while an Arabic song plays in the background, So whose voice is that? It belongs to Mayssa Karaa Lebanese American
Lebanese French business man Ziad Takieddine released in france
The Court of Appeal of Paris ordered , Thursday, Feb. 27 , the release of the Franco-Lebanese businessman Ziad Takieddine jailed in December for violating his probation , said one of his lawyers, Dominique Penin .more
Google recalls ShouShou
Google visitors thru their domain of Lebanon google.com.lb, found a lovely surprise, whereas they displayed the portrait of the Lebanese late artist, ShouShou, to honor him in the 75th anniversary of his birthday Shoushou a theatrical comic figure, was born in Beirut in 1939, and passed away at the early years of the Lebanese Civil War on the second of November 1975.
His career started with a group of amateurs, he was one of the founders of the Lebanese National Theater, and performed in many shows and TV programs.
Angelina Jolie sleeps in Zahle Lebanon
The UN ambassador of GoodWill, Angelian Jolie spent her evening yesterday 22/February 2014 at the Crystal hotel (Grand AlKadry) on the Berdawni river bank, inside the city of Zahle, surrounded by extreme security measures, around the hotel, whereas all roads leading to the hotel were blocked by security services.more
Terrorist strike Lebanese army in Hermel
"Annosra front" terrorist group committed a suicide attack against the Lebanese Army check point, located at the only entrance of Al Hermel over AL Assi bridge, in Bekaa, Lebanon, yesterday evening.
Reports stated two martyrs of the Army, lieutenant Elias Khoury and the soldier Hamza Al Faitouni as well as Lebanese citizen Mohamad Ayoub; other fifteen were injured including five soldiers.
Lebanese American Robert Saleh's coaching dream realized with Seattle Seahawks.
Lebanese descent. He is a graduate of Fordson High School, and played college football at Northern Michigan. Prior to joining Seattle, Saleh spent six years with the Houston Texans, including the last two as assistant linebackers coach.more
Terror hits Beirut city again, two blasts at Beir Hassan - الإرهاب يضرب مدينة بيروت مرة أخرى، انفجاران في بئر حسن
Terror hits Beirut city again, two blasts at Beir Hassan - الإرهاب يضرب مدينة بيروت مرة أخرى، انفجاران في بئر حسنmore
Lebanese Director Roy Dib wins Teddy Award - المخرج اللبناني روي ديب يفوز بجائزة تيدي 2
Roy Dib is the producer of the the film "Mondial 2010", his film was awarded for best short film in 2014 at the 64th Berlinale International Film Festival.
The film story is about a Lebanese homosexual couple who always wished to have a holiday in ... Ramallah Palestine, that was in year 2010.
Ayshi from Karoun, UN Global Citizen,passed away in Canadaعائشة من القرعون،المواطنة العالمية للأمم المتحدة وافتها المنية في كندا
Hajji Ayshi (Shousher) Hassan, devoted wife of the late Hussein (Alex) Assaf Hassan; loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother; caring sister, aunt, and cousin; and good friend to many, died on February 12, 2014 in London, Ontario, Canada. The daughter of the late Hussein and Fatima Shousher, Ayshi was born on April 25, 1922 in Karoun, Lebanon and came to Canada in 1939 with her husbandmore
George Tannous Murdered his wife Margaret in Sydney جورج طنوس يقتل زوجته مارغريت في سيدني
قد تم العثور على زوجته مارغريت (47 عاما) مع جروح في الرأس _ في شقتهما القريبة.
وتقول الشرطة انها كانت ضربت حتى الموت بمقبض المكنسة.
George Tannous walked into Bankstown Police Station after making frantic calls to family last night.
His wife Margaret, 47, had just been found with major head injuries in their apartment nearby.
Police say she had been bludgeoned to death with a broom handle.
A 2012 First 3D arabic, themed Valentine's and directed by salim el turkفيلم عربي بثلاثة أبعاد من العام 2012، تحت شعار عيد الحب 4
The film tackled the night life of a prostitute whereas in some scenes the actress appeared wearing a provocative nurse outfit, resulting in a lawsuit filed against the film, by the order of nurses in Lebanon.
The film director Salim El-Turk decided to stop showing it in Lebanese cinemas instead of waiting for the General Security to take a decision about the lawsuit, then appeared again and so one...
This was the first 3D Arabic film, and a must watch at Valentine's
فيديو وصور، جاكي وشيرين, Controversial Topless Video for Lebanese champion Jackie Chamoun & Chirine Njeim posed nude on snow in Russia
فيديو وصور، جاكي وشيرين، قد فجرت الكثير من الجدل داخل لبنان، وكان الآلاف من المشجعين أظهروا دعمهم بينما البعض الآخر بما في ذلك وزير الرياضة أثاروا مخاوفهم حتى الرفض، ولكن الأكثر أهمية هو أن جاكي هي المحبوبة بشكل جيد واعجاب من قبل الآلاف من المشجعين، غمروا حسابها على الفيس بوك..
The video and photo shoots of Jacckie & Chirine had erupted too much controversy inside Lebanon, thousands of fans had shown their support
Bto2ta3?.. Aw Ma Bto2ta3?
رشح الكاتب المسرحي اللبناني لوسيان بو رجيلي مؤشرحرية التعبير جوائز 2014 عن مسرحيته بتقطع أو ما بتقطع?
Lebanese dramatist Lucien Bou Rjeily has been nominated Index - freedom of Expression Awards 2014 - for his play 'Would it Pass or Not?' Dealing with censorship in Lebanon.
An interactive play against governmental Censorship in Lebanon - Produced by March NGO and Written/Directed by LUCIEN BOURJEILY WRITER / DIRECTOR / SOCIAL ACTIVIST
ضربت حتى الموت على يد زوجها في بيروت، Beaten to death by Husband in Beirut, Espancado até a morte por seu marido em Beirute
"دخيلك بردانة يا أختي غطيني". لم تسعف الحياة منال العاصي بأكثر من هذه العبارة قبل أن تغيب عن الوعي ولتفارق الحياة بعد ساعات على تعنيفها من جانب زوجها محمد النحيلي. النحيلي ضربها وسحلها وحرقها ومثّل بجثتها على مرأى ومسمع من أربعة أفراد من عائلتها، وفق ما روت شقيقتها غنوى العاصي لـ"السفير". غنوى تؤكد أنهم خافوا منه: "واحد مجرم عليه كذا بلاغ بحث وتحرٍ، وما منقدر عليه، هددنا جميعاً بالقتل"، تقول مبررة عدم تدخلهم وهم يشهدون ساعات من تعذيب وقتل شقيقتهم أمام أعينهم. (C) LBCI - ASAFIR -more
Lebanese Sherif Maktabi developed Google Glass APP that Could Make Sex Creepy Or Amazing (The Guardian)
The project started off with the question "how can we make sex more awesome with Google Glass", says Sherif Maktabi, the founder of the project.
The answer to that question is, apparently, shared live streaming, ephemeral video recording and voice controls for your connected home.
Maktabi, a Lebanese product design student at London's Central Saint Martins art college, had only one day with the smart-glasses at a hackathon held in November 2013, but development has continued in the months since then.
Video taken moments after the suicide bombing in Shueifat near Beirut 4 Feb 2014
A terrorist attack had hit today the Shueifat to the south of Beirut Lebanon, near "Al Reshani" Petrol station. the suicide bomber took the ride on a taxi mini bus, taking down with him another female passenger.
The bus driver is currently in the ER, fighting for his life. This is the second attack in Beirut city within last two days, and the fifth within lesser than two months period.
New Lebanese movie in cinemas "Stable Unstable"
It is December 31 in Beirut, seven people are visiting their psychologist, clinging to the hope of making sense of the past year. Inside the elevator that leads to the clinic and on to the couch of their therapist's office, they stare at their problems in the face, and try to define what is important to them.more
A CCTV recording captures the moment of suicide bombing at a petrol station in Lebanon, Hermel.
Ibtisam Mousawi, Ali Alwa, Hasan Tah, and one person from Al Fouani.
Additions to the -apparently long trail- of innocent martyrs, murdered by suicide bombers in Lebanon.
Hermel's second explosion targeted a petrol station, just normal people in a another "casual" day.
One Lebanon, Lebanese artists united for Lebanon, united for peace - Performing tonight
Tonight the first of February 2014, at the Forum De Beyrouth stadium in Beirut City Lebanon, you are all invited to interact with the two dozens of publicly known artists and others, to sign for Lebanon, to reject desper.
You are welcome to come many.
PS: If you purchased earlier the bracelet, then you can enter for free.
More people of Lebanese origin live outside Lebanon than in it (perhaps 15m-20m, compared with 4.3m). Many have done well.
Carlos Slim, a Lebanese-Mexican telecoms tycoon, is the richest man in the world. Carlos Ghosn, a French-Lebanese-Brazilian, is the boss of both Renault (a French carmaker) and Nissan (a Japanese one). Nick Hayek, a Swiss-Lebanese, runs Swatch, the biggest maker of Swiss watches.more
Lebanese Women among top 10 world's prettiest by U City guide
Most people will agree that Lebanon has the most beautiful women in the Middle East and Arab world. And everyone really noticed that through a controversial 2006 photo of affluent Lebanese women riding through a war-torn neighborhood in Beirut. It showed that the young sun-tanned women of this country are strong and keep the glamour no matter what. A visit to the Lebanese capital will surprise for the vibrant and fun-loving attitude of its people.more
The effect of the presence of more than millions of multiple communities does not leave effect as much as the smaller Lebanese community does, a remarkable fact in Saudi Arabia.
Some think that the sons of the Lebanese community are only a drop in the choppy sea waves of multiple communities, very large ones scattered throughout the city of Riyadh,i.e. Indians, Yemenis, Egyptians and others, each exceeding a million, while the Lebanese do not exceed 200 thousands
يظن البعض أن أبناء الجالية اللبنانية قطرة في بحر متلاطم الأمواج، بمعنى أنهم قلة لا يقارنون بالجاليات الكبيرة المنتشرة في شتى أرجاء مدينة الرياض، كالجاليات الهندية، اليمنية، والمصرية وغيرها من الجاليات التي يفوق أعداد كل جالية من تلك الجاليات المليون نسمة, فاللبنانيون لا يتجاوزون 200 ألف
Lebanese journalist Anwar Harb was appointed a member of the order of Australia for his service to the Lebanese community
Lifetime Contribution of the Year )) Lifetime Achievement Awards were presented to Mr Anwar Harb, editor-in-chief, An Nahar Australia; One of the joint founders in 1986 (with Eddie Obeid) of the charitable Australian Lebanese Christian Federation, dedicated to helping Arabic-speaking community members to integrate and access Australian services such as health, local government, education and housing.more
The Lebanese ALine Lahoud captured the audience and judges at "The Voice" show in its french edition in Paris.
Aline has performed the song of her late mother, the descent voice, the singer, Mrs. Salwa Al Katrib, "Khedni Maak" " Take me with you" .
You can listen to all Salwa Al Katrib' songs at this link
You can listen to all Aline Lahoud' songs at this link
Lebanese Rehad Ez Eldine found shot dead with two daughters at fort hood Texas army base in USA
Murder or Suicide, one thing is sure, Rehab is the brother of one suspected murder in the killing of Lebanese PM Hariri a decade ago, listed on the "Lebanese Special Court"
Rehad is 42 yo, his daughters Leila 9 and Zeinab 5, were found shot in multiple locations of their bodies at an American Army base in Texas.
Rehab was born in Kafra to the south of Lebanon and been married to an American Latin, an army nurse originally from Peru and working in Afghanistan.
Shocking video for the murder of Lebanese Hussein Saghir shot dead in Chicago USA
Shocking video for the the murder of Lebanese Hussein Saghir shot dead in Chicago at his brother's petrol station, Sam's, Hussein is another immigrant seeking new opportunities to serve his family at his village in south Lebanon, Al Kharayeb, he just got married two months back.more
Shocking CCTV - West Beirut terrorist Explosion kills 5 injures dozens (c) Al Manar TV (c) LBCI TV
The fourth explosion in the same area, at the southern district of Beirut, a stronghold of Hizbollah; as usual, innocent people are paying the price, Maria, Ali and others joined the statistics of toll death, young souls.more
Lebanese Restaurant Taverna blown up by suicide attacks in Kabul Afghanistan (c) Euronews
At least 21 people, most of them foreigners, and including UN and IMF staff, have been killed in a suicide and gun attack in the Afghan capital Kabul.
The Taliban says it was behind the bloodshed at a popular Lebanese restaurant. A suicide bomber blew himself up near the entrance. Then gunmen entered and sprayed diners with bullets.
She roamed Beirut streets in suicide bomber outfit (c) LBCI Lebanon
Rima Najdi roamed the streets of Beirut, wearing a jacket in the form of TNT explosive rods after people became accustomed to the bombings in Lebanon, and most acts of terrorism.
Why Rima decided to become Madame Bomba and what was her purpose from roaming Beirut streets with this outfit?
American Lebanese Soulaiman Itani CEO Atheer Labs Turns To Crowdfunding To Bring Its 3D Augmented Reality Glasses To Life
“The digital world shouldn't be limited to screens any more,” Itani said. “It should be all around you and customized to you.more
Did you know these facts about the Miss Lebanon?
* First Elections for Miss Lebanon was Leila Saroufim in 1952
* Second was Miss Hania Baydon in 1953
* While Miss Lebanon 1959 was the third Miss Lebanon, Gladys Tabet
* There were no elected Miss Lebanon for 1971, 1976, 1987, 1988, 1989, 2002, 2006,
* Miss Lebanon 1972, Marcelle Herro was selected as "the most beautiful eyes in the world" , had sadly died in Lebanon's civil war, few years later.(Photo)
The Presidency of the Republic adopts new seal, a first since Independence
The Directorate General of the Presidency of the Republic announced the design of a new seal for the Presidency, a first since Independence.
The new seal will be formally adopted for different events as well as the correspondence of the President and the Presidency
The first Lebanese woman to be crowned as an official Miss Lebanon (1959) has passed away
The first Lebanese woman to be crowned as an official Miss Lebanon (1959), Mrs. Gladys Tabet, has passed away earlier today. Mrs. Tabet took part in the 1960 Miss Universe pageant, in Miami Florida, alongside 42 other entrants, from around the world. The winner that year was Miss USA, Linda Bement.
According to AlNashra site, Gladys represented the ” whole Arab World” at Miss Universe, and she was awarded the Miss Elegant title, Miss Lebanon is standing in the back row, fifth from Left, surrounded by girls from Morocco, Tunisia, and Jordan… Also, the only 2 awards that were issued in this pageant were Miss Amity, and Miss Photogenic…
Terrorist suicide car explosion kills six new martyrs in south Beirut - the first in 2014
On the second day of January 2014, this terrorist attack against innocent civilians, hot the same perimeter with the third bobby car, close to the stronghold of Hizbollah in Beirut, new Lebanese martyrs join the long line of blood price, paid by all Lebanese.more
Terror hits Beirut Again, the explosion murdered Dr. Mohammad Shatah
A booby car exploded in Beirut downtown area, near the Starco business center. Dr. Mohammad Shatah and his driver and other six people were killed on the spot and more than seventy persons wounded.
A state of anger and shock dominates the whole country.
Ardi Mesh Lal Bay3 الفرسان الأربعة أرضي مش للبيع My Land not for Sale Four Musketeers Minha terra não está à venda Mi tierra no
The Four Muskteers launched recently their national song, My Land is not for Sale.
Lyrics bt Jihad Al Haddad and music composed by Ghadi Al Rehabni.
This was a personal initiative, sponsored by the the following Ministries, Ministry of Interior affairs,
Ministry of Education, Ministry of Agriculture, Ministry of Environment & Ministry of Tourism.
My land is not for sale, not for sale...
Previously the same group released, "O Leaders to exit Lebanon"
Watch the Latest Photos of Alexa snowy storm in Lebanon
Beautiful photos collected from high altitudes, enjoy and sharemore
Hana Nadia Chatila, the Young Lebanese Swedish, sponsored by FNX.TV & WLCU, the Winner to represent Sweden in the North Pole
Hana Nadia Chatila, the Young Lebanese Swedish, sponsored by FNX.TV & WLCU, the Winner to represent Sweden in the North Pole, the Cancer Survivor, the Fighter, had made it with all support of each of you;more
Alexa Storm hitting Lebanon 11/12/2013
Alexa Storm hitting Lebanon 11/12/2013 - more photos insidemore
Red Bull Wakeboarding in the Jeita Grotto
A fiasco erupted when Red Bull sponsored a Wakeboarding inside the Jeita Grotto, being a national landmark,; the company operating the Jeita Grotto has denied receiving any proceeds counter the use of the place to record this sponsored sport activity.more
Syrian refugees Resettle in a former shopping center in tripoli (c) NDTV
A female Syrian refugee in Lebanon says "We try to forget our neighbors' names," as she resettles in a former shopping center in Lebanon, now home to nearly 1,000 refugees.more
نازحون تحت ظل الإعلانات - مروان طحطح
من مخيمات اللاجئين السوريين في البقاع والشمال اللبناني، خرج الزميل مروان طحطح (1981) بمشروعه الفوتوغرافي الجديد الذي شارك في المعرض الجماعي الذي نظّمته مجموعةLa Quatrième Image للصورة المعاصرة في فضاءL'espace des Blancs _ Manteaux في باريس، من 31 تشرين الأول (أكتوبر) حتى 5 تشرين الثاني (نوفمبر). من بين 40 مصوّراً صحافياً مشاركاً من حوالى 23 بلداً حول العالم، أراد المصور اللبناني أن يظهر هذه المعاناة بطريقة أخرى من خلال صور لا تضخّم الكارثة بمبالغة تراجيديّة نمطيّة على عكس ما نراه في معظم المشاريع المماثلة.
John J. Maalouf ranked as one of the Top 10 International Trade & Finance Lawyers in the US
His origins from Zahle, lives in New York, and maintains very close relations to Lebanon, John J. Maalouf American, Lebanese Descendant ranked as one of the Top 10 International Trade & Finance Lawyers in the US...
Senior Partner of Maalouf Ashford & Talbot, has been ranked as one of the Top 10 International Trade & Finance Lawyers in the United States for the past 8 consecutive years by the United States Lawyer Rankings: 2006 - 2013 Editions.
Hana Nadia Lebanese Swedish
Im a 24 year old girl who lives in Sweden a Lebanese Descendant from family Chatila
The summer of 2008 i was diagnosed with cancer. Since then I've made a promise to myself that when i got my health back i would explore the world ....
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The discovery of Hideaway, which resorted Maronite Patriarchs the days of persecution
The LBCI report elaborates on the new cave and the depth it reaches inside the mountain.
The largest ever in the holly valley, 300 meters length with depths reaching 70 meters in some locations.
Tabboule, babaghannouj, hummus, on the menu of Christine & Rodrigue
In 2012, Christine and her husband, Rodrigue, took their love of food and passion for cooking to the streetsmore
LBCI News| حادث سير اشبه بفيلم هوليودي وضحيتان في المستشفيات
Tragic car accident caught on CCTV in Antelias Lebanon
Sandra Marry him
Fouad hired a small plane and accompanied by Sandra on a trip over the Bay of Jounieh , to surprise her while flying over the Fouad Chehab Stadium with the words "Marry me" written on the pitch as seen in the photo.more
Miss lebanon 2013 addressed all lebanese in a speech at the 70th independence day وجهت ملكة جمال لبنان لسنة 2013 كارن غراوي رسالة إلى جميع اللبنانيين إحتفالاً بعيد الإستقلالmore
Indian star vs Haifa
Controversy aroused by these images on social networking sites upon revealing comparative photos for the Indian star Rakhi Sawant, as a copy of Haifamore
Lebanese Canadian, Remi kahwaji, a mechanical Engineer student from Quebec,has been accepted to join Captain Philip Beale in the ship Phoenicia that plans to cross from the old world to America in May 2014.more
BBC Bushra Al Turk
BBC Hardtalk and BBC World Service at New Broadcasting HouseFri. October 25th, 2013London, UK
Selected Ms. Bushra Al Turk as one of 100 Women to speak about Women's issues 100 years o
Rare encounter in Lebanon - A Snake weighing 250 kilos in Kafr Shuba, While farmers in the vicinity of a "Wadi Kahnsa" Majidiyah to the south of the town of Kfar Shuba were working in their farm, they got astonished by a huge snake while devouring a small wild pig.more
Ghady baby boy is among of those who have benefited from delisting religion has dramatically increased as confirmed by the Minister Ziad Baroud.more
Lucas Matta 9 yo in Guinness Records - لوكاس متّى يُدخل لبنان موسوعة "غينيس" - Lucas Matta 9 años en el Guinness Récordsmore
Beirut Top 20
يروت عاصمة لبنان لديها "الكثير لتقدمه للمسافرين - Readers' Choice Rating: 81.0 Beirut has "much to offer the adventurous traveler." Beirut tiene "mucho que ofrecer al viajero aventureromore
Lena Diab is a Canadian politician from Lebanese Origins, who was elected to the Nova Scotia House of Assembly in the October 8,more
icia Arab is a Canadian politician from Lebanese Origins, who was elected to the Nova Scotia House of Assembly in the 2013 provincial electionmore