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News Lebanon » Places: Lebanon foils ISIS plans to attack places of worship, government buildings

News channel or source: http://english.alarabiya.net/en/News/middle-east/2018/01/19/Lebanon-foils-ISIS-plans-to-attack-places-of-worship-government-buildings.html
Publication date: Saturday 20 January 2018

Lebanon thwarted extremists’ plans to attack places of worship and government buildings over the holidays after gaining rare access to an ISIS operative, the interior minister said Friday. Nuhad Mashnuq said at a press conference that an elite unit in ...

News Lebanon » Places: Malala, Apple Chief Executive Meet in Beirut to Announce Education Partnership - Asharq Al-awsat English

News channel or source: https://aawsat.com/english/home/article/1151331/malala-apple-chief-executive-meet-beirut-announce-education-partnership
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Asharq Al-awsat EnglishMalala, Apple Chief Executive Meet in Beirut to Announce Education PartnershipAsharq Al-awsat EnglishApple chief executive Tim Cook and Pakistani Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai met in Beirut on Saturday to launch a partnership on the education of girls, Britain's The Independent newspaper reported. They met to announce “a groundbreaking tie-up between the tech giant and the women's rights campaigner that will see funding and resources offered to Malala to help deliver her fund's goal of getting 100,000 girls into education in places including Afghanistan, Pakistan, Lebanon, Turkey and ...and more »

News Lebanon » Places: Need help in Lebanon County? Here's one place that can answer your questions

News channel or source: http://www.ldnews.com/story/news/local/2018/01/20/need-help-lebanon-county-heres-one-place-can-answer-your-questions/1045523001/
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

Everyone with a Smartphone is invited to become an exhibiting artist in February's Smartphone Shootout. All photos need to be taken with a Smart phone, and framed for hanging in the exhibit. Entry cost is $5 per piece, and each photographer may enter up to ...

News Lebanon » Places: Israel Frets Over Hamas' New Front - and It's Not in Gaza or the West Bank - Haaretz

News channel or source: https://www.haaretz.com/israel-news/.premium-israel-frets-over-hamas-new-front-southern-lebanon-1.5748180
Publication date: Saturday 20 January 2018

HaaretzIsrael Frets Over Hamas' New Front - and It's Not in Gaza or the West BankHaaretzThe Lebanese press reported over the weekend that the country's intelligence services identified the suspects in the action – including a Lebanese citizen who lives in the Netherlands and had already fled Lebanon – and that they found two vehicles that ...and more »

News Lebanon » Places: UAE Ambassador places foundation stone of new embassy building in Beirut

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096364640/UAE-Ambassador-places-foundation-stone-of-new-embassy-building-in-Beirut?src=RSS
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

"Today is a blessed day, as we place the foundation stone, which reflects the UAE's commitment to this country and its stability, as well as its ongoing and leading support, along with other Gulf countries, for Lebanon, through all its tribulations," Al ...

News Lebanon » Places: Schools out again as more snow arrives - Lebanon Democrat

News channel or source: http://www.lebanondemocrat.com/Weather/2018/01/17/Schools-out-again-as-more-snow-arrives
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

Lebanon DemocratSchools out again as more snow arrivesLebanon DemocratYet another snow day came Wednesday for Wilson County, Lebanon and private schools as the snow continued to fall and ice remained on some of the roads. The National Weather Service issued a winter weather advisory for Tuesday night as temperatures ...

News Lebanon » Places: Six churches reopen in Abbottabad, Osama bin Laden’s city

News channel or source: http://www.asianews.it/news-en/-Six-churches-reopen-in-Abbottabad,-Osama-bin-Ladens-city-42893.html
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

The places of worship closed in December in the wake of an attack ... A conference was held on 16-17 January at al-Azhar. Many prominent figures from Lebanon took part, including the Maronite Patriarch Bechara Al-Rahi. The Arab world is divided between ...

News Lebanon » Places: UAE envoy places foundation stone of new embassy building in Beirut - Gulf Today

News channel or source: http://gulftoday.ae/portal/0406fb05-84c6-40ad-923f-054c64f9a7f4.aspx
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

Gulf TodayUAE envoy places foundation stone of new embassy building in BeirutGulf TodayBEIRUT: Hamad Saeed Sultan Al Shamsi, UAE Ambassador to Lebanon, has placed the foundation stone of the new building of the UAE Embassy in Ramlet El Bayda, Jnah, under the patronage and attendance of Saad Al Hariri, Prime Minister of Lebanon. The ...

News Lebanon » Places: HRW launches a campaign to end Lebanon waste crisis

News channel or source: http://yalibnan.com/2018/01/21/hrw-launches-a-campaign-to-end-lebanon-waste-crisis/
Publication date: Saturday 20 January 2018

The open burning disproportionately takes place in lower income areas, Human Rights Watch found. Lebanon’s cabinet approved a draft law in 2012 that would create a single Solid Waste Management Board, headed by the Environment Ministry, responsible for ...

News Lebanon » Places: Jeff Pratt: The beauty of the small town - Lebanon Democrat

News channel or source: http://www.lebanondemocrat.com/Faith/2018/01/11/Jeff-Pratt-The-beauty-of-the-small-town.html?ci=stream&lp=3&p=
Publication date: Friday 12 January 2018

Lebanon DemocratJeff Pratt: The beauty of the small townLebanon DemocratAs Pastor John says, “the horsepower of Immanuel is not in the pulpit; it is in the pew.” Even though Lebanon is much larger than Perryville, Kentucky, I can already see the things that I loved about Perryville present in our town. I pray that if you ...and more »

News Lebanon » Places: How To Make The World A Better Place In 2018, According To Pope Francis

News channel or source: http://kuow.org/post/how-make-world-better-place-2018-according-pope-francis
Publication date: uesday 09 January 2018

"It is ... important that the many refugees who have found shelter and refuge in neighboring countries, especially in Jordan, Lebanon and Turkey, be able to return home. The commitment and efforts made by these countries in this difficult situation deserve ...

News Lebanon » Places: 5 relatively cheap places for a quick bite in Mar Mikhael - StepFeed

News channel or source: https://stepfeed.com/5-relatively-cheap-places-for-a-quick-bite-in-mar-mikhael-8058
Publication date: Friday 12 January 2018

StepFeed5 relatively cheap places for a quick bite in Mar MikhaelStepFeedSavory food has enough places dedicated to it, it's time for the sweet-toothed to enjoy cheap treats. Bouza Bachir is located at the end of Armenia street right, next to Mandaloun night club. It's an all-time favorite, affordable ice cream for all ...

News Lebanon » Places: Oscar winner Dorothy Malone, mom on 'Peyton Place,' has died

News channel or source: http://lebanon-express.com/news/national/oscar-winner-dorothy-malone-mom-on-peyton-place-has-died/article_6a407dc3-9eb2-540f-a5ec-c3f2349559dc.html
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

DALLAS (AP) — Actress Dorothy Malone, who won hearts of 1960s television viewers as the long-suffering mother in the nighttime soap "Peyton Place," died Friday in her hometown of Dallas at age 93. Malone died in an assisted living center from natural ...

News Lebanon » Places: Arab and Coming Out in Art That Speaks Up - New York Times

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/12/arts/design/lgbt-artists-arab-american-national-museum.html
Publication date: Friday 12 January 2018

New York TimesArab and Coming Out in Art That Speaks UpNew York TimesMr. Mismar, 31, teaches at the American University of Beirut and the Académie Libanaise des Beaux-Arts, which allows him exceptional maneuverability. Yet none of his gay-identified work has been exhibited in Lebanon. A work called “A Hands Routine ...and more »

News Lebanon » Places: AccorHotels to manage Le Grand Amman, Lebanon

News channel or source: http://www.breakingtravelnews.com/news/article/accorhotels-to-manage-le-grand-amman-lebanon/
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

The hotel features two specialty restaurants, an all-day dining restaurant, a trendy lobby lounge, along with a pool bar. Guests can relax and unwind at the spa or focus on wellness through the health club, indoor and outdoor pools. Business travellers ...

News Lebanon » Places: A mature market - Executive

News channel or source: http://www.executive-magazine.com/hospitality-tourism/a-mature-market
Publication date: hursday 11 January 2018

ExecutiveA mature marketExecutiveThe past year saw more such venues mushroom across Lebanon, venturing into new territories or reviving familiar ones such as Qlayaat, Aley, and Jounieh. Established locations continued to be an attraction this year, with around 10 new F&B venues ...

News Lebanon » Places: Lebanon lands 96 on index of world mobility

News channel or source: https://en.annahar.com/article/729064-lebanon-lands-96-on-index-of-world-mobility
Publication date: onday 08 January 2018

Lebanon remains at 96th, along with Bangladesh ... Sweden, and the UK — share 3rd place, offering passport-holders access to 175 countries. Ranking jointly at 4th place on the index, Austria, Belgium, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Switzerland, and ...

News Lebanon » Places: Changing your license plate made easy with LibanPost - The961

News channel or source: https://www.the961.com/changing-license-plate-made-easy-libanpost/
Publication date: Wednesday 10 January 2018

The961Changing your license plate made easy with LibanPostThe961... the things we need to know about the new license plates and the biometric driver's license. Abdel Ghafour mentioned that the new license plates cannot be faked since each plate has a unique barcode. Taking this step allowed Lebanon to finally meet ...

News Lebanon » Places: Story of Anne Frank’s stepsister presented in Mt. Lebanon

News channel or source: https://thealmanac.net/news/story-of-anne-frank-s-stepsister-presented-in-mt-lebanon/article_9f428886-fc79-11e7-a75d-1bea1bd42a53.html
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

He first thought about bringing the play to Mt. Lebanon while on a tour of the newly renovated high school, with its pair of state-of-the-art theaters, for his class’ 50-year reunion. “This place is amazing,” he said. “We thought it was big when we ...

News Lebanon » Places: How Lebanon Managed to End Its Bloodiest Conflicts, While Israel Failed - Haaretz

News channel or source: https://www.haaretz.com/israel-news/.premium-1.834107
Publication date: Wednesday 10 January 2018

HaaretzHow Lebanon Managed to End Its Bloodiest Conflicts, While Israel FailedHaaretzThis was expressed particularly in the diminishment, not to say decline, of the statist orientation, which places the state at the center, and the rise of the communal orientation, which accords supreme importance to the ethno-national group both ...and more »