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2 hrs ago | The Daily Star
Kataeb leader Amine Gemayel speaks during a press conference in Beirut, Lebanon, Monday, Feb. 7, 2011.
6 hrs ago | Richmond and Twickenham Times
A man with Down's syndrome faces deportation to Lebanon after his application to stay in the UK was refused by the Home Office.
9 hrs ago | The Daily Star
BEIRUT: A Lebanese judge issued arrest warrants Thursday for two Syrian nationals, including the alleged ISIS commander whose apprehension by the Lebanese Army ignited bloody clashes in the Bekaa Valley border town of Arsal earlier in August.
11 hrs ago | The Daily Star
BEIRUT: Hundreds of protesters took to the bustling streets of Beirut on Thursday evening chanting "We will kick you out" in opposition to a second extension of Parliament's term.
15 hrs ago | The Daily Star
Lebanese soldiers perform a training exercise in the Western Bekaa area of Rashaya, Tuesday, Sept.
15 hrs ago | The Daily Star
Lebanese army soldiers guard two suspected Jihadists, captured following clashes in the northeastern town of Arsal in the Bekaa valley, as they drive through the village of Labweh in the Baalbek district on August 7, 2014.
17 hrs ago | The Daily Star
An Israeli military vehicle drives along Israel's border with Egypt's Sinai desert, near the Nitzana crossing, August 20, 2013.
21 hrs ago | The Daily Star
BEIRUT: Five people were killed and 34 injured in 25 separate road accidents across Lebanon in the past 24 hours, the Traffic Monitoring Center and the Lebanese Red Cross said Thursday.
Yesterday | The Daily Star
Rai renewed his call to the Arab League, the United Nations and the International Criminal Court to act to end assaults on Christians in Iraq.
BEIRUT: The head of the Arab Tawhid Party, Wi'am Wahhab, announced Wednesday that his party would close all its offices in Syria, just a few days after many of his men were killed in clashes in the southern province of Swaida.
BEIRUT: Telecommunications Minister Boutros Harb vowed Wednesday to expand the mobile network and crack down on jammers and repeaters in a bid to improve the quality of services provided by the two mobile operators touch and Alfa.
Patriarchs meet to discuss the plight of the Christians in the Orient on Wednesday, August 27, 2014.
Terror suspect bound for Syria arrested at Melbourne Airport 'carrying $30,000 and pictures of beheadings and ISIL flag' after second suspect stopped in Sydney Anti-terror officers have arrested a suspected terrorist bound for Syria at Melbourne Airport after he was allegedly found carrying images of beheadings and the ISIL flag.
BEIRUT: One out of 10 sexually active university students in Lebanon had sex for the first time while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, making them more likely to engage in unsafe sex in the future, according to the results of a new survey.
Prime Minister Tammam Salam heads a Cabinet session at the Grand Serail in Beirut, Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014.
Nurses attend to a patient at the Rasoul al-Aazam Hospital during a ceremony held in the occasion of expanding the emergency department, Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014.
Updated: Thu Aug 28, 2014 11:58 pm
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