"I don't expect sexual freedom to be a thing anytime soon. Especially not for women"
"When the ‘attack’ starts, we stay at home."
"I have no more neighbours. Most of the markets and traditional shops in Venice have closed."
"We attribute many things to tourism, but the truth is that incivility exists both among residents and foreigners."
"It is definitely a great business model - but what kind of student can afford this?"
"I strongly recommend that he use this sensitive position as a tool for gaining divine satisfaction and as a provision for the time he meets with God"
Iranian supreme leader
"In ancient Azerbaijan, when they were making bread, sometimes they had leftover dough. They found a good use for it, a tasty one"
Restaurant manager in Azerbaijan
At least one person was killed and several others injured in the blaze in the Bekaa Valley
Lebanese icon Fayrouz revealed on social media a sneak peak of her newest album to be released this fall.
56-year old Amina is one of 80 Syrian women in a Beirut refugee camp who are embroidering designs onto dolls that share the stories and dreams of mothers still living in war-torn…
Thousands of people marched through Beirut to protest against a broad tax hike they say unfairly targets the less affluent sectors of the country's population.
French far-right leader Marine Le Pen has refused to go into a meeting with Lebanon’s Grand Mufti after being asked to wear a headscarf.
The Leader of Hezbollah, Hassan Nasrallah, has reportedly threatened to strike Israel’s Dimona nuclear reactor in the south of the country.
Hariri was prime minister of Lebanon from 2009 to 2011 and he's expected to take up that role again as part of a political deal
Party time in central Beirut as Lebanese celebrate election of a new president ending 29 months of political stalemate
After two and a half years without a President, Michel Aoun has taken office but the real test is yet to come
Michel Aoun won a vote in parliament after more than two years of political deadlock
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Lebanon is no stranger to refugees even long before the Syrian conflict.
At least six die and 19 are injured in the attack in the mostly Christian village of Qaa, several kilometres from the border with Syria.
Hundreds of people have turned out for the funeral of a top Hezbollah commander in southern Beirut. Mustafa Badreddine is said to have died in an
Born stateless, nowhere they can truely call home. Fifty thousand Syrians have been born without papers in Lebanon according to the United Nations
The second and final day of the French president’s visit to Lebanon took him to the Bekaa Valley camp for Syrians, in the east of the country
Francois Hollande begins his four-day regional visit by talking arms and refugees in Beirut
Thousands of protesters have marched to the Lebanese government headquarters in Beirut amid a mounting row over the city’s rubbish problems. With
This classical music festival marks 400 years since England's greatest poet and playwright died.
Over 300 operas have a Shakespearean connection. How come the Bard has been such a huge hit with composers?