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  1. Pascal Zoghbi: Creating friendly Arabic typefacesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    Editor's note: This is the fourth in a series of articles about Lebanese entrepreneurs who took part in the Central Bank's Accelerate 2014 International Startup Conference. BEIRUT: Arabic type has long been associated with poetic and graceful letterforms.

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  2. Cartagena: Where to Begin in Cartagena, Colombia: Tourist Sites for First-TimersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Jaunted

    Cartagena 's so hot right now. New flight routes and a fresh focus on safer tourism in Colombia means more international visitors are arriving to this city of colonial charm and coastal allure.

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  3. Dolomite Mountains Ltd brings Michelin chefs for its new gourmet Ski Safaris.Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Italy's active leader in guided and self-guided mountain travel, Dolomite Mountains Ltd. , stirs up pistes in the Dolomites with three Michelin-star-rated chefs for its new gourmet Ski Safaris. The program launching in early winter 2014 is Dolomites Ultimate Culinary Ski Experience: Skiing and Chefs.

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  4. Lebanon PM launches campaign to support Syrian refugee fundRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: Prime Minister Tammam Salam Tuesday launched a campaign to support efforts to help ease the burden on both the Syrian refugees and their Lebanese hosts. "Today this campaign is ... an attempt to ease the burden of this [Syrian refugee] issue, be it on our displaced Syrian brethren, or on Lebanon and the Lebanese people, so that we can travel in confidence and be more qualified for the months and years ahead, which require a lot of care and consideration from all of us," Salam said at the opening of the Lebanese Support Growth Fund Campaign to help the Supportive Environment for Syrian Refugees.

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  5. Lebanon braces as new storm is predictedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: Starting Tuesday, Lebanon will be hit by another major storm that will continue until Thursday afternoon, according to the Meteorological Department at the Rafik Hariri International Airport. The thunderstorm will get stronger starting in the afternoon, the department told The Daily Star, adding that signs of the storm would be felt Tuesday morning.

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  6. Ciclismo Classico Announces New Tuscany Slow Food Cycling Tour on Italian AgriturismoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | PRWeb

    Staying at an agriturismo is the best way to discover the real rural and green Tuscany. On this unique Tuscany cycling tour guests will enjoy the most beautiful rides in Italy while experiencing warm hospitality and a complete cultural immersion into the Tuscan lifestyle.

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  7. Prospects for Hezbollah-Future dialogue strongRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | The Daily Star

    Former Prime Ministers, Saad Hariri, left, and Fouad Siniora speak during a press conference accompanied by the Future parliamentary bloc in Baabda, Lebanon, Monday, Jan. 24, 2011. BEIRUT: The prospects of a dialogue between Hezbollah and the Future Movement is growing stronger with a report published Saturday that a Future delegation is headed to Saudi Arabia to hold talks with the party's chief, former Prime Minister Saad Hariri, about several local matters, particularly the talks.

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  8. Ara Sanjian to Speak December 2 in FresnoRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 22 | Groong

    PRESS RELEASE California State University, Fresno Armenian Studies Program 5245 N Backer Ave PB4 Fresno, CA 93740-8001 Tel: 559-278-2669 Fax: 559-278-2129 'Armenians in the Midst of Civil Wars: Lebanon and Syria Compared' by Dr. Ara Sanjian Dr. Ara Sanjian, Director of the Armenian Research Center at the University of Michigan-Dearborn will give a presentation on ` Armenians in the Midst of Civil Wars: Lebanon and Syria Compared ' at 7:30PM on Tuesday, December 2, in the University Business Center, Alice Peters Auditorium, Room 191, on the Fresno State campus. The lecture is part of the Fall Lecture Series of the Armenian Studies Program, supported by the Leon S. Peters Foundation.

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  9. For physiotherapists, the battle for independence has just begunRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The Daily Star

    Physical therapist Fady Hanna treats a client at the St. Joseph Hospital in Beirut, Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014. BEIRUT: Jalal Tabaja was struggling to choose the best facility to undergo surgery for lower back pain when his son's principal recommended he see Fady Hanna, a physical therapist.

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  10. Arduous road leads Lebanese inventor to success in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: Mark Haidar's path to success was more difficult than that of many tech entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley. In 2006, Haidar, an engineering graduate at the time, received a visa to complete his master's in the U.S., but three days later Israel's summer war on Lebanon broke out.

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  11. Fletcher unveils U.K.-Lebanon technology hubRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | The Daily Star

    From right, Fletcher, Salameh, Bassil and Choukeir attend a conference in Beirut, Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014. BEIRUT: British Ambassador to Lebanon Tom Fletcher unveiled a plan Thursday initiated by the British Embassy to support a U.K.-Lebanon technology "hub," a private sector initiative to be launched in January 2015 with the support of Lebanon's Central Bank.

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  12. A World Class Climber Explains the Dangers of Scaling an IcebergRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Men's Journal

    Klemen Premrl always dreamed about climbing icebergs. Two of the most accomplished ice climbers in the world, Klemen and his partner and longtime friend Aljaz Anderle along with a production crew from GoPro went to Greenland last summer to try and fulfill their childhood dream.

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  13. Belize: My favorite paradiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Examiner.com

    If you answered YES to both questions, then I have your answer: Belize ! While cost of living and travel soar in most Caribbean destinations, Belize remains pleasantly affordable. That's why a lot of expats settle in this region.

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  14. North Lebanon slaughterhouse shut over health violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | The Daily Star

    TRIPOLI, Lebanon: North Lebanon Governor Ramzi Nahra ordered the closure of Tripoli's slaughterhouse Thursday, one day after visiting the abattoir which he said was in "miserable condition." The decision was issued after the governor received a report drafted by the health ministry authority responsible for north Lebanon which listed changes that need to be made to conform to health standards.

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  15. North Lebanon governor to shut down Tripoli slaughterhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | The Daily Star

    North Lebanon Governor Ramzi Nahra alongside representatives from the Ministry of Health during a tour of Tripoli's slaughterhouse. BEIRUT: Governor for north Lebanon Ramzi Nahra is set to shutter Tripoli's slaughterhouse for violating minimum health and hygiene requirements, one day after Beirut's abattoir was ordered shut.

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  16. At every suburban railway station, stench tells of a toiletRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | The Indian Express

    Waiting for his train to Vashi on Platform 7 of Kurla station, Yuvraj Popli, dressed formally for an interview, is edgy, perspiring. The Panvel-bound train he needs to board is running late, which is when he finally decides to use a toilet.

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  17. Here's the reel scoop on this year's DIFF Arabian NightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Al Bawaba

    Ali Mostafa's "From A to B" is one of this year's highlighted features. Arabian Nights is a celebration of Arab cinema, showcasing films made in the region as well as outstanding international films that focus on the region.

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  18. Filipinas featured at Beirut beauty pageantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: A beauty pageant hosted by the Overseas Filipino Worker group in Lebanon Sunday was not only about the glamour, as contestants derived a sense of meaning and purpose from their participation. According to Elvie Aganon, OFW president and the organizer of the pageant, the event which is running for the fourth consecutive year "aims to empower Filipino workers and promote self-reliance through livelihood activities, programs and projects."

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  19. Salam travels to UAE on official visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | The Daily Star

    Prime Minister Tammam Salam speaks during a press conference at the Presidential Palace in Baabda, Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. BEIRUT: Prime Minister Tammam Salam started an official visit to the United Arab Emirates Monday to express appreciation for their political and economic support of Lebanon, sources close to the premier told The Daily Star.

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  20. U.S. Embassy language course graduates 700 Lebanese womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: The Teaching Women English program, which graduated over 700 students Sunday, seeks to equip its students with more than just the English tongue, as participants learn the languages of tolerance and acceptance, the U.S. Embassy in Lebanon said in a statement. "Your openness to learning new things and meeting new people and exchanging ideas is a means through which we can fight extremism and win," U.S. Ambassador to Lebanon David Hale said in a statement published after a graduation ceremony was held in Beit al-Tabib, in Furn al-Shubbak.

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