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Lebanon's The Insult receives Oscar nomination


Ziad Doueiri’s film, The Insult, received Tuesday the Oscar nomination for Best Foreign Film 2018, making it Lebanon’s first ever entry into the Oscar race.... Read full article

Femme fatale Haifa Wehbe named 10th most beautiful woman in the world


Lebanese superstar Haifa Wehbe has been ranked among the most beautiful women in the world, according to Wonderlist’s annual poll.... Read full article

Beirut, world’s best food tourism destination


International travelers have discovered something that locals have known for ages: Lebanon’s capital is the best city in the world to eat in – at least according to a New York-based travel magazine.... Read full article

Shakira to perform in Lebanon at the Cedars International Festival


Award-winning singer and songwriter Shakira will perform at the Cedars International Festival (CIF) in Lebanon on July 13, as part of her El Dorado World Tour according to the National News Agency. ... Read full article

Lebanese Rani Raad appointed President, CNN International Commercial

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Rani R. Raad has been appointed to the new role of President, CNN International Commercial. Raad has led the CNN International Commercial group since it was created in 2013... Read full article

4 Lebanese women land in the top 10 most powerful Arab women in the world


Proving how important a woman's role is, and proving that Arab women CAN make a difference in this world, 10 exceptional women have landed in Forbes's annual top 10 most powerful Arab Women in the world, and 4 of them are actually Lebanese! ... Read full article

Sherine Abdel Wahab, or Shall We Say Kim Kardashian?


Egypt’s Mega Superstar, Sherine Abdel Wahab, performed last week at Egypt’s super cup game between Al-Ahly and Al-Masry match in Al Ain, United Arab Emirates.... Read full article

Ilili New York's No. 1 Lebanese restaurant to receive the international Star Diamond Award


A new Lebanese restaurant in New York called "Ilili" is the first Lebanese restaurant in the world to get the five star Diamond International award from the American Academy of Hospitality and Sciences.... Read full article

George and Amal Clooney Welcome Birth of Twins


First-time parents George and Amal Clooney welcomed their twin babies, Ella and Alexander, on Tuesday morning in London, the actor's publicist said.... Read full article