CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Lebanon Records First Death From Coronavirus: Local Media

BEIRUT | Lebanon recorded its first death from coronavirus on Tuesday,  local broadcasters said, adding that the patient had been in quarantine since returning from Egypt. The government has halted flights from non-residents from epicenters of the virus, shut schools and warned against public gathering as the total number of cases rose to 41 this … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Lebanon Records First Death From Coronavirus: Local Media

CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Lebanon Closes Schools Until March 8 To Curb Coronavirus Spread

BEIRUT | LEBANON – Lebanon’s Education Ministry of Friday announced the closure of all schools until March 8 as a precaution against the spread of the coronavirus. The announcement came as the country’s fourth case of the virus, affecting a Syrian national quarantined as a Beirut hospital, was confirmed in a statement from the hospital. … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Lebanon Closes Schools Until March 8 To Curb Coronavirus Spread

TRAVEL ALERT | Lebanon Restricts Flights To Countries With Coronavirus, Halts Pilgrimage Trips

BEIRUT | LEBANON – The Lebanese government decided to restrict flights to countries with coronavirus outbreak and to completely halt flights for pilgrims, the information minister said after a cabinet meeting on Tuesday. Lebanese Muslim regularly fly to Iran, Iraq and Saudi Arabia on pilgrimage. Lebanon declared its first confirmed case of coronavirus on Friday, … Continue reading TRAVEL ALERT | Lebanon Restricts Flights To Countries With Coronavirus, Halts Pilgrimage Trips

LIFE | Beirut Concert Brings Music and Medicine Together For Cancer Patients

BEIRUT | LEBANON -  - A Lebanese hospital brought music and medicine together on Friday in concert for cancer patients. ‘Music has healing power, it gives hope’, said Laura Lahoud from the Al-Bustan music and arts festival that helped stage the recital at the American University of Beirut Medical Center. Patients sat in the front … Continue reading LIFE | Beirut Concert Brings Music and Medicine Together For Cancer Patients

BREAKING NEWS | First Case Of Coronavirus Confirmed In Lebanon: Hospital Source

BEIRUT |LEBANON - - The first case of coronavirus was confirmed in Lebanon on Friday after a woman arriving from Iran was found to be positive, a source at a Beirut hospital where the woman is being quarantined told Reuters. There were no further details immediately available on the case. Lebanon’s health ministers was expected … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | First Case Of Coronavirus Confirmed In Lebanon: Hospital Source

WORLD NEWS | Japan Seeks Interpol Wanted Notice For Garlos Ghosn’s Wife

PARIS | FRANCE - - Japanese authorities have requested the International Criminal Police Organizations (ICPO) for an Interpol wanted notice for the wife of former Nissan Motor boss Carole Ghosn, local media reported on Saturday. If the notice is issued for his wife, Carole, the couple’s travel chances outside of Lebanon may be restricted, Mainichi … Continue reading WORLD NEWS | Japan Seeks Interpol Wanted Notice For Garlos Ghosn’s Wife

LIFE | Nadine Nassib Njeim And Aseel Omran Star In Bvlgari’s New #Givehope Campaign

JEDDAH | SAUDI ARABIA - Historic jewellery house Bvlgari presents their newest #GiveHope campaign, and it features some familiar faces. The Roman jeweler has been working closely with Save the Children for 10 years to raise awareness and empower millions of children to build a better future through education. The latest black and white campaign … Continue reading LIFE | Nadine Nassib Njeim And Aseel Omran Star In Bvlgari’s New #Givehope Campaign

BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Embassy Announces Successful Evacuation Of Its Nationals From Lebanon

RIYADH/ SAUDI ARABIA  - The Saudi Embassy in Beirut had announced the success of the first phase of the Crisis and Emergency Management Plan to evacuate Saudi nationals and ensure their safe arrival at Rafik Hariri International Airport. In a statement on Saturday, the embassy thanked the Lebanese army and International Security Forces, expressing hope … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Embassy Announces Successful Evacuation Of Its Nationals From Lebanon

BREAKING NEWS | Celebrities Raise Their Voices, Join Citizens Protesting In Lebanon

BEIRUT/LEBANON – Deteriorating economic situations, the announcement of new taxes, and other governance failures have caused massive protest to erupt in Lebanon. Amid the widespread rage, Lebanese celebrities Lana El Sahely, Nadine Njeim, Nathalie Fanj, and Aiisha Ramadan shared their wishes for their home country. The protests – which have now been going on for … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Celebrities Raise Their Voices, Join Citizens Protesting In Lebanon

ENTERTAINMENT| Jennifer Lopez Dazzles In Elaborate Wedding Dress In NYC

Jennifer Lopez knows a thing or two about using fashion to make a splash. The CFDA-anointed fashion icon all but broke social media in September when she traipsed down the runway in the barley there green Versace dress that helped catapult her to the style stardom 20 years ago. Less than a month later, the … Continue reading ENTERTAINMENT| Jennifer Lopez Dazzles In Elaborate Wedding Dress In NYC