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Back in Syria, before the war, cooking was all about creating an opportunity for family and friends to gather together and share a meal, Miriam explains.
BEIRUT: The idea of an artist falling in love with his work has very old roots. The ancient Greek myth of Pygmalion, a sculptor who became besotted with Galatea, the beautiful marble woman he had carved, was the inspiration behind George Bernard Shaw's play "Pygmalion," in which phonetics professor Henry Higgins bets that he can pass Cockney flower ... (more)
JERUSALEM: Israel's defence minister on Monday accused Iran of using its embassies as terrorist bases and transferring guns and bombs through diplomatic pouches, without providing evidence for the claims.
BEIRUT - Syrian troops captured a western town near the country's main north-south highway on Monday as the government forged ahead with a punishing offensive in a mountainous region near the border with Lebanon, state media said.
A Syrian refugee child receives a vaccination against Polio at the Bashaer dispensary in the Abu Samra district of the northern Lebanese port city of Tripoli, on Nov 9, 2013.
BEIRUT: Rima Njeim, a prominent Lebanese talk show host, broke into the Guinness World Records book for the longest talk show, staying on air for 46 consecutive hours.
This week, Hassan al-Laqis, a senior commander of Hezbollah, was assassinated in Beirut, Lebanon.
With a lack of regulation, the children work long, continuous hours. They do not sneak into the cemeteries and do not hide during the day.
HERMEL/BEIRUT: The Lebanese Army arrested Sunday four Syrians for possession of arms in the outskirts of the border town of Arsal, northeast of Lebanon.
Syrian families, who fled recent violence in the mountainous Qalamoun region, arrive to be registered by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees on November 19, 2013 in Arsal in the Lebanese Bekaa valley.
Students exit the main gate of the American University of Beirut in the Lebanese capital Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013.
Caretaker Prime Minister Najib Mikati meets with a delegation from the Higher Relief Committee at the Grand Serail on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013.
American Jennifer Grout fell just short of the top prize in the "Arabs Got Talent" competition after a remarkable run to the finals by a 23-year-old from Massachusetts who barely speaks Arabic.
In the wake of senior Hezbollah commander Hassan al-Laqqis' assassination, the Shiite organization has concentrated its efforts on showing how his legacy permeated the lives of his family members and acquaintances.
BEIRUT: President Michel Sleiman urged lawmakers Saturday to secure the necessary quorum for holding the upcoming presidential election, warning against a political vacuum in the country's top post.
The Financial General Prosecutor Judge Ali Ibrahim opened on Friday an investigation into the floods at the Lebanese University campus in Hadath and the blocked sewers in the airport road's tunnel.