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Lebanon in freefall as France announces...

Lebanon in freefall as France announces...

Middle East

Fri, Jul 16 2021

The country’s Prime Minister-designated Saad Hariri resigned from his position on Thursday after...

Lebanon’s Hariri steps down as...

Hariri steps down as PM-designate

Middle East

Thu, Jul 15 2021

Hariri had been nominated for the post in October 2020

EU warns Lebanon's leaders of sanctions...

EU warns Lebanon's leaders of sanctions...

Middle East

Sat, Jun 19 2021

More than half the population of Lebanon are living in poverty and struggling with rampant inflation,...

World Bank: Lebanon crisis among world's...

World Bank: Lebanon crisis among world's...

Middle East

Tue, Jun 1 2021

The Lebanese currency has lost around 85% of its value

All eyes on Hezbollah as tensions rise...

All eyes on Hezbollah as tensions rise...

Middle East

Wed, May 19 2021

Hezbollah, founded in 1980s to fight Israeli occupation in southern Lebanon designated as terrorist group...

Israeli army fires artillery at Lebanon...

Israeli army fires artillery at...

Middle East

Tue, May 18 2021

A Lebanese military source said three rockets had been fired from Southern Lebanon towards Israel

Lebanon, Israel talks resume over maritime...

Lebanon, Israel talks resume over maritime...

Middle East

Tue, May 4 2021

Washington called the resumption of talks ‘a positive step towards a long-awaited...

Saudi Arabia bans Lebanese produce over...

Saudi Arabia bans Lebanese produce over...

Middle East

Sat, Apr 24 2021

The ban will take effect from Sunday

Lebanon protesters block roads over...

Lebanon protesters block roads over...

Middle East

Tue, Mar 9 2021

The country has been mired in economic crisis, which has brought surging unemployment and spiralling...

Lebanon's deadlock fuels 7th day of...

Lebanon's deadlock fuels 7th day of...

Middle East

Mon, Mar 8 2021

Tens of thousands of jobs have been lost, bank accounts have been frozen and many have been plunged into...

Lebanon on edge as protests

Lebanon on edge as protests

Middle East

Sun, Mar 7 2021

Caretaker Prime Minister Hassan Diab pleads for new government

Lebanon: First case of new virus variant...

Lebanon: First case of new virus variant...

Middle East

Fri, Dec 25 2020

Lebanon has reported more than 1,000 deaths as a result of Covid-19

UN: 9 in 10 Syrian refugee families...

‘Syrian refugee families in Lebanon...

World

Sat, Dec 19 2020

‘89% of Syrian refugee families in the country are now living in extreme poverty, compared to 55%...

Hezbollah member sentenced to life for...

Hezbollah member sentenced to life for...

Middle East

Fri, Dec 11 2020

The court has issued an international arrest warrant for Ayyash for the 'extremely grave'...

Over 225,000 Bangladeshi expats returned...

225K expats returned home in 7...

Nation

Tue, Oct 27 2020

Some 60,989 workers returned from Saudi Arabia

Lebanon's Hariri on course to be named...

Lebanon's Hariri on course to be named...

Middle East

Thu, Oct 22 2020

Sunni leader Hariri's last coalition government was toppled almost exactly a year ago as protests...

Lebanon, Israel hold talks on disputed...

Lebanon, Israel hold talks on maritime...

Middle East

Wed, Oct 14 2020

Hezbollah, which fought a month-long war with Israel in 2006, says the talks are not a sign of peace-making...

4 dead in Beirut fuel tank...

4 dead in Beirut fuel tank...

Middle East

Sat, Oct 10 2020

More than 30 people have been hurt in the conflagration

'Treated like slaves', migrant workers...

'Treated like slaves', migrant workers...

Middle East

Fri, Oct 9 2020

Many employers stopped paying salaries in dollars and some foreign workers said they were leaving with...

Lebanon asks Interpol to arrest Russian...

Beirut blast: Lebanon asks for Russian...

World

Fri, Oct 2 2020

Boris Prokoshev was captain of the Rhosus ship, and he had identified Igor Grechushkin as the owner

Lebanon's PM-designate steps down in...

Lebanon's PM-designate steps down

Middle East

Sat, Sep 26 2020

Adib had sought to form a government of specialists in a nation where power is shared between Muslims...