- The exchanges of fire involving snipers, pistols, Kalashnikovs and rocket-propelled grenades were a dangerous escalation of tensions over the domestic probe.
Updated on Oct 14, 2021 08:48 PM IST
- According to a report in Reuters, Lebanon has plunged into "complete darkness".
Published on Oct 09, 2021 06:41 PM IST
Written by Shubhangi Gupta | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh
Published on Aug 06, 2021 05:40 PM IST
- Hezbollah's statement comes after rockets triggered sirens in northern Israel and Golan Heights, indicating an escalation in the disputed Shebaa Farms region.
Published on Aug 06, 2021 02:39 PM IST
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Kunal Gaurav
The Israeli military retaliated with artillery fire in response to the earlier rocket fire from Lebanon, reports said. The rocket sirens had sounded in the Upper Galilee in northern Israel, and in the Golan Heights.
Published on Aug 06, 2021 02:01 PM IST
By hindustantimes.com, New Delhi
- It looks like our regular samosa but Lamb Sambousek is actually a small meat pie that is served as an appetiser or snack and with the auspicious occasion of Eid-ul-Adha 2021 just around the corner, here’s a recipe of the mouthwatering dish from the Middle East’s Lebanese cuisine
Updated on Jul 16, 2021 04:14 PM IST
By Zarafshan Shiraz
Apart from the US, the EU has lifted restrictions on non-essential travel from 13 other countries including Albania, Australia, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, New Zealand, Republic of North Macedonia, Rwanda, Singapore, Serbia, South Korea, Thailand, and China (subject to confirmation of reciprocity).
Published on Jun 19, 2021 07:30 AM IST
ANI | , New Delhi [india]
Portugal, which holds the rotating presidency of the EU, proposed adding the US, Albania, Hong Kong, Lebanon, Macau, the Republic of Northern Macedonia, Saudi Arabia, Serbia and Taiwan to a so-called 'white list' of countries from which non-essential travel to the bloc is allowed
Updated on Jun 15, 2021 12:25 PM IST
Volunteers collected rotting fish carcasses near the Qaraoun lake on Lebanon's longest river, the Litani, where activists have warned for years of water pollution caused by sewage and waste.
Updated on Apr 30, 2021 07:54 PM IST
Reuters | | Posted by Prashasti Singh, Qaraoun, Lebanon
- Ramadan 2021: From Saudi Arabia to Asian countries like India and Pakistan and Western nations like USA and UK, here is a list of regions that begin fasting from Tuesday after sighting the crescent moon
Updated on Apr 12, 2021 07:03 PM IST
By Zarafshan Shiraz
- Ramadan 2021 moon sighting updates: Saudi Arabia’s Supreme Court had called on all Muslims in UAE, Qatar and other Arab states to sight the crescent moon for the onset of the Holy month of Ramadan on Sunday evening, Sha’ban 29, 1442 AH, that is April 11, 2021
Updated on Apr 11, 2021 11:59 PM IST
Roadblocks have become a near-daily occurrence in the small Mediterranean country and lasted all day Monday, including in and out of Beirut.
Published on Mar 09, 2021 03:33 PM IST
The dollar was trading at 9,975 Lebanese pounds around noon Tuesday. The previous record was registered in July, when the dollar briefly sold for 9,900 pounds on the black market. The official price remains 1,520 pounds to the dollar.
Published on Mar 02, 2021 05:39 PM IST
Raising more than $27,000, the group currently have placed 48 machines with those who need it across the country.
Published on Feb 09, 2021 01:22 PM IST
Hollywood writer and director Mike Mosallam wants to bust stereotypes that 'you can't be gay and Muslim' with his romantic comedy 'Breaking Fast', was originally released as a short in 2015 and warmly received at the Cannes Film Festival
Updated on Jan 29, 2021 10:06 AM IST
Many fear conflict may erupt in the area before Trump leaves office in retaliation for the US killing of Iranian commander Qassem Soleimani in Iraq last year, or to scuttle efforts by the incoming administration of Joe Biden to negotiate with Iran.
Published on Jan 10, 2021 07:44 PM IST
The fire ensued following a fight between a Lebanese family in al-Miniyeh in the country’s north and Syrians living in the camp, according to Lebanese media reports.
Published on Dec 27, 2020 05:26 PM IST
Beirut | By Associated Press | Posted by Kunal Gaurav
Former auto executive Ghosn, who is a Lebanese, Brazilian and French national, fled Japan in a dramatic escape that drew headlines last year, arriving in Lebanon on Dec. 30, 2019.
Published on Dec 26, 2020 10:41 PM IST
Beirut | By Associated Press| Posted by Mallika Soni
The clip shows a stray feline playing with the belt of Aoun’s coat while she goes on to deliver her piece to camera.
Published on Dec 20, 2020 02:44 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Srimoyee Chowdhury
The defendant, Salim Ayyash, has never been arrested and was not in court at the Special Tribunal for Lebanon for Friday’s sentencing hearing.
Published on Dec 11, 2020 04:57 PM IST
Leidschendam, Netherlands | By Associated Press | Posted by Kunal Gaurav
Officials have said the cargo of ammonium nitrate, a highly explosive chemical, was stored unsafely for years at the port, which lies in heart of the city.
Published on Dec 10, 2020 06:53 PM IST
Beirut | By Reuters | Posted by Kunal Gaurav
Hezbollah’s legal representative Ibrahim Mussawi said the accusations, leveled by Fares Souaid and the website of the right-wing Lebanese Forces party, were misleading.
Published on Dec 04, 2020 05:51 PM IST
Beirut | By Associated Press | Posted by Kunal Gaurav
Santa Barbara, California-based humanitarian aid organization Direct Relief has sent more than $20 million in medicine, personal protective equipment and supplies to Beirut. More than half of that amount was delivered via a FedEx-donated airlift that also included relief supplies from the American Task Force on Lebanon and the Lebanon Relief Project.
Published on Nov 24, 2020 02:30 PM IST
Dearborn, Michigan | By Associated Press| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal
Published on Nov 18, 2020 10:03 AM IST
Beirut, Lebanon | By Reuters | Posted by: Alfea Jamal
The unnamed statue by Lebanese artist Hayat Nazer is made of broken glass and twisted materials that belonged to people’s homes before the explosion.
Published on Nov 17, 2020 10:59 AM IST
BEIRUT | By Reuters | Posted by: Srimoyee Chowdhury
Human Rights Watch called for a United Nations-led inquiry into the causes of the blast to determine responsibility. The New York-based watchdog called on international supporters of Lebanon, lead by France, meeting next week to press the Lebanese authorities to accept an independent probe.
Updated on Oct 22, 2020 09:07 PM IST
Beirut | By Associated Press| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal
Singer Mayssa Karaa says although she learnt a lot from different cultures, it was a blessing as well as a curse
Updated on Oct 09, 2020 05:22 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Navneet Vyasan
The announcement by Moustapha Adib nearly a month after he was appointed to the job came following a meeting with President Michel Aoun, after which he told reporters he was stepping down.
Published on Sep 26, 2020 02:56 PM IST
Berlin | By Associated Press | Posted by Arpan Rai
The fire had broken out on Thursday. Officials said it was sparked by welding during repair work after last month’s explosion that devastated the port and surrounding area.
Updated on Sep 11, 2020 03:51 PM IST
Beirut | By Reuters | Posted by Karan Manral
The operation in the historic Mar Mikhail district had gripped Lebanon since Thursday, sparking hope that a survivor might be found under the rubble a month after the blast on August 4 that killed 191 people and wounded nearly 6,500.
Published on Sep 06, 2020 05:51 PM IST
Beirut | By Associated Press | Posted by Arpan Rai