News Lebanon » People: 'Wonder Woman' star's awards dress provokes outrage among Lebanese people
Gal Gadot caused a social media uproar when she attended the National Board of Review awards Tuesday night in a dress by the designer Elie Saab. The “Wonder Woman” star was photographed at the New York event wearing a blue cut-out Elie Saab dress to ...
News Lebanon » People: Lebanon concerned over Turkish offensive in Syria's Afrin - Xinhua
Lebanon concerned over Turkish offensive in Syria's AfrinXinhuaBEIRUT, Jan. 22 (Xinhua) -- Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri discussed Monday Turkey's recently offensive on Syria's Afrin region with Turkish Ambassador to Lebanon Cagatay Erciyes. Erciyes visited Hariri to brief him on the Turkish offensive, code ...and more »
News Lebanon » People: The fast and always furious: Why do Lebanese people drive the way they do?
BEIRUT: Cars zoom by at speeds that do not seem possible. Mopeds carrying three or more people pop out from all directions. Potholes scattered across the street force you to swerve left and right at any given moment, while unavoidable bumps dent the bottom ...
News Lebanon » People: Lebanese Kurds call on Russia to defend people in Syria's Afrin - TASS
TASSLebanese Kurds call on Russia to defend people in Syria's AfrinTASSBEIRUT, January 22. /TASS/. The Kurdish community in Lebanon has handed a manifesto over to the Russian embassy in Beirut on Monday, calling on Moscow "to defend the Kurds living in Syria's Afrin." Sources in the Russian diplomatic mission told TASS ...and more »
News Lebanon » People: Why Lebanese people are freaking out over Gal Gadot's dress
by Tom Rogan | Jan 11, 2018, 3:05 PM Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email this article Share on LinkedIn Print this article In this photo from Tuesday, Israeli actress Gal Gadot, pictured left, and husband Yaron Versano attend the National Board of ...
News Lebanon » People: Fifteen Syrians freeze to death trying to flee to Lebanon - Telegraph.co.uk
Telegraph.co.ukFifteen Syrians freeze to death trying to flee to LebanonTelegraph.co.ukAt least 15 Syrian men, women and children froze to death while trying cross from Syria into Lebanon, the UN has said. The group of Syrian were following a smuggling trail near the Masnaa border checkpoint between Syria and Lebanon when they were ...and more »
News Lebanon » People: Community Calendar and The People's Agenda
Cumberland St., by mail at The Lebanon Democrat, 402 N. Cumberland St., Lebanon, TN 37087 or via fax at 615-444-0899. Items must be received by 4 p.m. for the next day’s edition. The calendar is a free listing of nonprofit events, community club and ...
News Lebanon » People: Kuwait- His Highness the Amir's stances very supportive of Lebanon - Pres. Aoun - MENAFN.COM
Kuwait- His Highness the Amir's stances very supportive of Lebanon - Pres. AounMENAFN.COM"My visit to Kuwait is to convey a genuine desire on the part of the Lebanese people for openness and cooperation with all active players in the region on the principles of mutual respect for the sovereignty, independence and privacy of each other. "I ...and more »
News Lebanon » People: Lebanon urges people not to use 'unsafe' Uber after British diplomat murder
Lebanese people have been told not to use Uber but to flag down "traditional" taxis instead after an Uber driver was arrested over the murder of a British diplomat. Lebanon's interior minister, Nohad Machnouk, called Uber a "virtual" entity which is "not ...
News Lebanon » People: Leadership styles need to fit the environment - gulfnews.com
Leadership styles need to fit the environmentgulfnews.comLet me tell you a story that explains all. At that time, I was finishing my doctoral studies in strategic leadership and had already become a “leadership junkie”. You might even say a “leadership nerd”. Everywhere I went and in whatever I did, I ...
News Lebanon » People: Bronze Age DNA disproves the Bible's claim that the Canaanites were wiped out: Study says their genes live on in modern-day Lebanese people
They created the first alphabet, established colonies throughout the Mediterranean, and were mentioned in the Bible. Yet until now, very little has been known about the Canaanite people. Now, researchers have looked at the DNA of the first ancient ...
News Lebanon » People: More Arrests in Egypt's LGBT Crackdown, but No International Outcry - Human Rights Watch
Human Rights WatchMore Arrests in Egypt's LGBT Crackdown, but No International OutcryHuman Rights WatchThe latest arrests bring to more than 85 the number reported to have been caught up in a massive crackdown on LGBT people since several young people waved a rainbow flag at a Cairo concert in September. Many of those targeted are gay men and ...and more »
News Lebanon » People: Welcome to Lebanon ... in the United States
(CNN ... Lebanon? The answer, he says, was invariably the same in each place. "The word Lebanon is mentioned a lot in the Bible," he explains, "and when the Puritans from England landed in America in the 15th and 16th centuries, they were pretty religious ...
News Lebanon » People: Lebanon Decides Against Censorship of Spielberg Film - MediaFile
MediaFileLebanon Decides Against Censorship of Spielberg FilmMediaFileThe Post is especially relevant in the topic of censorship due to its emphasis on fighting the Nixon administration in order to publish government secrets and reveal decades of lies to the American people. Other films were not pardoned, however, due to ...and more »
News Lebanon » People: Saad Hariri says he is 'free' in Saudi Arabia
Al Jazeera's Zeina Khodr, reporting from Lebanon's capital, Beirut, said Hariri's televised appearance on Sunday was aimed at persuading the people in Lebanon that he was not being held against his will - a widespread belief in the country. "The majority ...
News Lebanon » People: Malala and Apple launch partnership to get at least 100000 underprivileged girls into school - The Independent
The IndependentMalala and Apple launch partnership to get at least 100000 underprivileged girls into schoolThe IndependentI really wanted us to work together because Apple has expertise: they are expert in tech, they have resources and they have amazing and incredible people. “Then the question was, how can we use that? The Malala Fund is trying to reach out to girls, how ...and more »
News Lebanon » People: The Saudi-Lebanon feud, explained
His father, late Prime Minister Rafik al-Hariri, was assassinated in Lebanon in 2005; Hezbollah has been blamed for his murder but rejects any responsibility for it. Boroujerdi told ThinkProgress that he has been in touch with people close to Aoun who have ...
News Lebanon » People: YPG forces beat back Turkish-backed rebels from northwest Aleppo town - AMN Al-Masdar News
YPG forces beat back Turkish-backed rebels from northwest Aleppo townAMN Al-Masdar NewsBEIRUT, LEBANON (8:50 P.M.) – The Kurdish-led People's Protection Units (YPG) were able to fully expel the Turkish-backed rebel forces from the town of Shinkel tonight after several hours of battle in northwest Aleppo. Initially, the Turkish-backed ...and more »
News Lebanon » People: Dark Caracal: Hacking group tied to Android spyware traced to Lebanon - CSO Online
CSO OnlineDark Caracal: Hacking group tied to Android spyware traced to LebanonCSO OnlineSpyware traced to a building belonging to Lebanese intelligence has managed to steal “hundreds of gigabytes” of data from thousands of people in more than 21 countries via numerous campaigns which started back in 2012. The types of stolen data included ...and more »