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  1. Spectacular ice cracks hundreds of yards long show untold beauty of ancient lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Incredible: A split in a frozen lake makes it look as if the world is cracking in half in the orange glow of a sunrise Natural beauty comes in many guises, but few would imagine the striking pictures of these ice cracks would be so astonishing. Breathtaking: Lake Baikal, one of the world's largest freshwater lakes, is full of spectacular cracks that run all across it Lake Baikal in Siberia contains roughly 20% of the world's unfrozen surface fresh water and is thought to be the world's oldest lake, at 25 million years.

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  2. Fashion from LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    I don't consider myself a fashion designer. I'm a dreamer and a builder; it so happens that I express myself with fabric, among other things, and most of these constructions happen around the human body because it fascinates me.

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  3. Three Big Promos at Hotel Almirante in Cartagena, Colombia Exclusively Offered for Direct BookingsRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 29 | PR Log

    Hotel Almirante is offering 3 promos for travelers seeking a premium accommodation in Cartagena. Exclusively available at the hotel's website, these deals present a pleasant stay at a hotel that is only a few minutes away from a UNESCO Heritage Site.

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  4. Christians around the world mark Palm SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | CBS News

    Roman Catholic clergy carry palm branches as they circle the aedicule during the Palm Sunday Easter procession at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem's Old City on March 29, 2015. The ceremony is a landmark in the Christian calendar, marking the triumphant return of Christ to Jerusalem the week before his death, when a cheering crowd greeted him waving palm leaves.

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  5. Saudi Arabia is priority market for Coral Beirut Al Hamra HotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | AME Info

    The Coral Beirut Al Hamra Hotel, Hartmut Grauel, nearly 87 per cent of staff at the oil giant are Saudi Arabian citizens The world's largest oil and gas company is the target of a major sales push by the Coral Beirut Al Hamra Hotel which is sending a team to participate in the Aramco Travel Show taking place in Jeddah from April 7th. The event provides an excellent platform to showcase the facilities of the hotel to an audience that includes the 57,000 employees of the Saudi Arabian conglomerate, as well as their families.

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  6. Sixty Lebanese residing in Sanaa seek embassy's helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: Around 60 Lebanese in Sanaa are fine and are in continuous contact with the Lebanese Embassy there, the director general of Immigration told The Daily Star Friday. "They are not being targeted, but the situation there is tense and some of them want to leave.

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  7. U.K. gives 1 million pounds to STLRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: The United Kingdom has announced it will contribute an additional 1 million pounds to the Special Tribunal for Lebanon. Tom Fletcher, the United Kingdom's ambassador to Lebanon, announced the contribution during a phone call with Prime Minister Tammam Salam.

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  8. U.K.-funded irrigation canal benefits farmersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: Agricultural production in the northern village of Majdal in Wadi Khaled has increased and diversified with help from the U.K.-funded Lebanese Host Communities Support Project, a partnership between the Social Affairs Ministry and the United Nations Development Program. British charg d'affaires Abda Sharif, accompanied by UNDP representatives, recently visited Wadi Khaled to inspect a newly built irrigation canal, the British Embassy said Friday.

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  9. U.S. special forces operating recon drones in LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Daily Star

    Aerosonde Mk 4.7 reconnaissance drones are being flown by the US military in support of Lebanese army operations along the northeast border. BEIRUT: U.S. special forces personnel are operating pilotless reconnaissance drones in Lebanon to help the Lebanese Army confront ISIS and other extremist groups entrenched along the northeast border with Syria, The Daily Star has learned.

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  10. Coral Beirut Al Hamra Hotel targets Jordan for new businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | AME Info

    The sales team from Coral Beirut Al Hamra Hotel will be on a 3-day sales trip to Jordan next week to promote the hotel to both the travel trade sector as well as corporate clients in a bid to increase its share of business from the country. Jordan is among the top three regional markets for Lebanon, accounting for 5.4 per cent of the total 900,000 visitors during the first eight months of 2014 with numbers on the rise, according to the Coral Beirut Al Hamra's General Manager Hartmut Grauel.

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  11. Lebanon's Reality TV: Like The Kardashians, Only Less SeriousRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    The Abdelaziz sisters live in a world of pretty artifice. Alice, Nadine and Farah answer the door in a flurry of hellos while their fluffball dog Stella barks and tinkles the bells on her tiny collar.

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  12. Ciclismo Classico Announces New Bike Tours in Slovenia, Ireland,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | PRWeb

    Known as the leader in Italian cycling tours since 1989, Ciclismo Classico now offers a collection of cycling and photography tours across the globe. Ciclismo Classico has been the leading Italian cycling tour operator since 1989, with many of its itineraries originating from founder Lauren Hefferon's years of exploring the many corners of Italy by bike.

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  13. Arab world lags behind Western states in e-commerceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: The Arab world is far behind China and Western countries in terms of online shopping and E-commerce, according to a United Nations Conference on Trade and Development report issued Tuesday. "Internet shopping ranges considerably between peoples in different countries and regions.

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  14. Europe's most underrated city: Inexpensive gourmet food just part ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | CultureMap

    Sitting on Europe's western shore, the city of Lisbon blends panoramic views, a storied history and wonderful food with an unpretentious charm that welcomes even the most cantankerous traveler. You won't find a Big Ben or Eiffel Tower, but you will discover a city that finds itself quite content with what it is.

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  15. Looking DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | TrekEarth

    Grand Canyon National Park is the United States' 15th oldest national park. Named a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1979, the park is located in Arizo na.

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  16. Lebanon to lose French loans unless a president is electedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: A visiting French official Monday reminded Lebanon that it could not benefit from $181 million worth of loans if the country fails to elect a president before a summer deadline. The French Development Agency has granted the Lebanese government soft loans valued at 166 million euros that cannot be used due to the paralysis in Lebanon's state institutions, Annick Girardin, France's minister of state for development and francophonie, said in a news conference at the French Embassy in Beirut.

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  17. French official to Lebanon: No President, no loanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Al Bawaba

    The French Development Agency has granted the Lebanese government soft loans valued at 166 million euros that cannot be used due to the paralysis in Lebanon's state institutions. A visiting French official Monday reminded Lebanon that it could not benefit from $181 million worth of loans if the country fails to elect a president before a summer deadline.

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  18. No president, no loan: French official to LebanonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: A visiting French official Monday reminded Lebanon that it could not benefit from $181 million worth of loans if the country fails to elect a president before a summer deadline. The French Development Agency has granted the Lebanese government soft loans valued at 166 million euros that cannot be used due to the paralysis in Lebanon's state institutions, Annick Girardin, France's minister of state for development and francophonie, said in a news conference in Beirut.

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  19. US weapons shipment due to arrive in Lebanon by end of monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Al Bawaba

    Lebanese soldiers stand next to M198 155mm howitzers upon the arrival of a shipment of US weapons at the Beirut port on February 8, 2015. A new shipment of US weapons pledged to the Lebanese army is set to arrive to Beirut's port by the end of the month, sources at the American Embassy in Beirut said Sunday.

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  20. US weapons shipment to arrive end of MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | The Daily Star

    Artillery unloaded from a shipment of U.S. military equipment at the port in Beirut, Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015. BEIRUT: A new shipment of U.S. weapons pledged to the Lebanese Army is set to arrive to Beirut's port by the end of the month, sources at the American Embassy in Beirut said Sunday.

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