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In Lebanon, sterile shopping malls show the growing gulf between rich and poor - The Guardian

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The Guardian

In Lebanon, sterile shopping malls show the growing gulf between rich and poor
The Guardian
The great canyon separating the social classes in Lebanon can be seen in no more spectacular manner than in Mar Mikhael. On my visit to a trendy art bookstore there, I found a publication called Beyroutes, in which was gathered articles and work by the ...

Mt. Lebanon deer-culling corrals sprayed with urine, repellant - Tribune-Review

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Mt. Lebanon deer-culling corrals sprayed with urine, repellant
Tribune-Review
Mt. Lebanon police are investigating people caught on camera spraying deer culling corrals and bait with deer repellent and urine. J. Merlin Benner, president of Tioga County-based Wildlife Specialists LLC, said the photos taken by his infrared game ...

Mt. Lebanon appeals ahead - Tribune-Review

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Mt. Lebanon appeals ahead
Tribune-Review
Mt. Lebanon will appeal 26 more residential property assessments in 2015, after reaching back as far as the late 1980s to find the most underassessed homes based on sale prices. Meanwhile, an association representing Pittsburgh-area Realtors is using Mt.
Realtors Association fighting Mt. Lebanon newcomer taxThe Almanac

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New waste-to-energy plant to be built in Lebanon - The Tennessean

Thu, 2015-03-05 02:42

The Tennessean

New waste-to-energy plant to be built in Lebanon
The Tennessean
Lebanon has agreed to construction of a $3.5 million “downdraft gasification plant,” designed to keep about 8,000 tons of waste out of landfills annually and convert those disposal items into clean energy. The facility will be built on Hartmann Drive ...
Lebanon inks gasification plant deal with PHGNashville Post (subscription)
Lebanon Rotary Club gets gas-ifiedLebanon Democrat
PHGE to introduce waste-to-energy technology in Lebanon CityGreentech Lead
Renewable Energy from Waste -Nassau News Live
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Lebanon: UN envoy meets with Minister to discuss country's security - UN News Centre

Thu, 2015-03-05 01:39

UN News Centre

Lebanon: UN envoy meets with Minister to discuss country's security
UN News Centre
Ms. Kaag praised efforts by the Lebanese Armed Forces and security forces to safeguard Lebanon's security and stability from the threat posed by extremist militants, according to a briefing held by the Secretary-General's spokesperson this afternoon.
Kaag to lobby for more help for the Lebanese ArmyThe Daily Star
Lebanon: UN envoy discusses country's securityNew Kerala

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Retiring officials trigger security concerns in Lebanon - Al-Monitor

Wed, 2015-03-04 23:41

Retiring officials trigger security concerns in Lebanon
Al-Monitor
BEIRUT — The presidential vacuum, ongoing since May 25, 2014, is heavily affecting the decision-making mechanism of the Cabinet, to which the powers of the head of state are transferred to “in case of vacancy in the presidency for any reason,” in ...

Lebanon PM meets UN humanitarian chief over refugee crisis - The Daily Star

Wed, 2015-03-04 17:53

The Daily Star

Lebanon PM meets UN humanitarian chief over refugee crisis
The Daily Star
Humanitarian chief Valerie Amos, who was accompanied by Ross Mountain, the U.N. resident Coordinator in Lebanon, told reporters after the meeting that talks focused on the third Syria donors' conference which will be held in Kuwait at the end of March.
Lebanon heavily constrained by Syrian refugeesspyghana.com
Government maintains stability while turmoil roils regionZawya (registration)

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Lebanon deports French researcher - The Daily Star

Wed, 2015-03-04 15:42

The Daily Star

Lebanon deports French researcher
The Daily Star
BEIRUT: A French expert on Islamist extremism has been deported from Lebanon over “terrorist links,” a General Security source told The Daily Star. A senior General Security officer said Tuesday that French Scholar Romain Caillet was deported Sunday ...
Lebanon denies entry to French jihadist expertYahoo News
Roman Caillet , a French critic of Hezbollah expelled from LebanonYa Libnan

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'Amish Mafia' Recap: Lebanon Levi makes his lover take the bus... and dumps ... - PennLive.com

Wed, 2015-03-04 15:12

PennLive.com

'Amish Mafia' Recap: Lebanon Levi makes his lover take the bus... and dumps ...
PennLive.com
Lebanon Levi is about ready to be with Susanna for the rest of his life when he sees her in a bikini... and sees that she has TATTOOS! Scandalous. He knows they can never be together and promptly loses all interest. He sends her home on the bus.

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Hariri paid Syrian officials to 'buy' Lebanon back: STL witness - The Daily Star

Wed, 2015-03-04 14:51

The Daily Star

Hariri paid Syrian officials to 'buy' Lebanon back: STL witness
The Daily Star
BEIRUT: Rafik Hariri felt that he had to “buy” Lebanon back from Syrian officials and their allies who levied influence in the country prior to his assassination, his friend and adviser Ghaleb al-Shamaa testified at the Special Tribunal for Lebanon ...

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Lavrov assures Bassil of Russia's support for Lebanon - The Daily Star

Wed, 2015-03-04 14:13

The Daily Star

Lavrov assures Bassil of Russia's support for Lebanon
The Daily Star
The statement, which was distributed by Lebanon's Foreign Ministry Wednesday, said Lavrov and Bassil discussed the plight of Iraqi and Syrian Christians facing an onslaught by ISIS militants, during their meeting on the sidelines of the Human Rights ...

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France to appoint Hollande aide as new Lebanon ambassador: report - The Daily Star

Wed, 2015-03-04 10:52

The Daily Star

France to appoint Hollande aide as new Lebanon ambassador: report
The Daily Star
... said Wednesday. It quoted "well-informed" sources as saying that the decision has been made by Hollande and French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius. The report said Bonne will replace current French ambassador to Lebanon Patrice Paoli this summer.

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Gasoline prices in Lebanon on the rise - The Daily Star

Wed, 2015-03-04 09:31

The Daily Star

Gasoline prices in Lebanon on the rise
The Daily Star
BEIRUT: Fuel prices continued to increase across Lebanon, a statement released Wednesday by the Water and Energy Ministry showed. The price of gas jumped LL800 per 20 liters. Gasoline went up LL400 and gas increased by LL500. According to the new ...

Iran-Backed Hezbollah Pushes For 'Nonsectarian, Democratic' Lebanon To ... - International Business Times

Wed, 2015-03-04 01:10

International Business Times

Iran-Backed Hezbollah Pushes For 'Nonsectarian, Democratic' Lebanon To ...
International Business Times
Hezbollah pushes for a "democratic" Lebanon. Girls carry Hezbollah flags and pictures of assassinated Hezbollah leaders during a rally commemorating the annual Hezbollah Martyrs' Leader Day in Beirut's southern suburbs Feb. 16, 2015. REUTERS/Aziz ...
Israel warns against Hezbollah attacks from Golan HeightsThe Daily Star
Lebanon: Hezbollah could become sectarian to defend Lebanon, MP FayyadMiddle East Confidential
Lebanon to Get 1st Batch of French Weapons Next AprilThe North Africa Post
Raw Story
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Second north Lebanon baby dies after hospital denies admission - The Daily Star

Wed, 2015-03-04 01:05

The Daily Star

Second north Lebanon baby dies after hospital denies admission
The Daily Star
AKKAR, Lebanon: A 6-month old girl who was refused admissions to an Akkar hospital died Tuesday in what marks the second incident of its kind this week. Inaam Eid, from the Akkar town of Yebnine, was refused entry to the Rahhal Hospital because her ...

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Lebanon Army expands northeast border shelling - The Daily Star

Tue, 2015-03-03 18:52

The Daily Star

Lebanon Army expands northeast border shelling
The Daily Star
BAALBEK, Lebanon: The Lebanese Army has expanded its targets along the northeastern border with Syria, pounding jihadi militants on the outskirts of Arsal, security sources said Tuesday. The sources said the new preemptive measure began late-Monday ...
Lebanon's army chief vows to defeat intruding militantsPress TV

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Lebanon Economy Ministry fines 11 gas stations over fuel fraud - The Daily Star

Tue, 2015-03-03 14:52

The Daily Star

Lebanon Economy Ministry fines 11 gas stations over fuel fraud
The Daily Star
BEIRUT: Lebanon's Economy Ministry has fined 11 gas stations over price manipulation and withholding fuel amid an ongoing crackdown on corruption in the sector. A statement released by the ministry Monday said that investigators inspected 446 gas ...
Lebanon, Belgium to work on bridging trade imbalanceZawya (registration)

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Aoun urges Lebanon to facilitate Assyrian entry - The Daily Star

Tue, 2015-03-03 13:45

The Daily Star

Aoun urges Lebanon to facilitate Assyrian entry
The Daily Star
Aoun, who made the comments after a meeting with a delegation of Christian Maronite archbishops, said a special committee will be set up to provide assistance to the displaced Assyrian families and facilitate their residence in Lebanon. He urged the ...
17 Assyrians Flee to Lebanon from Syria as Others Await EntryNaharnet

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Soldier, terror suspect killed in north Lebanon shootout - The Daily Star

Tue, 2015-03-03 12:42

The Daily Star

Soldier, terror suspect killed in north Lebanon shootout
The Daily Star
TRIPOLI, Lebanon: A Lebanese Army soldier and a suspected militant were killed in an exchange of fire during a raid in the northern Akkar town of Bhenin early Tuesday, a security source told The Daily Star. The source said Abdul-Rahman Tamer, a wanted ...
Soldier, gunman dead in clashes northern LebanonKuwait News Agency
Posted by Shoaib-ur-Rehman SiddiquiBusiness Recorder (press release) (blog)
Lebanese soldier and militant killed in shootout in north -sourcesZawya (registration)

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The complicated world of customer service in Lebanon - The Daily Star

Tue, 2015-03-03 02:25

The complicated world of customer service in Lebanon
The Daily Star
If you enjoy a quiet life then here's a tip: Never initiate a conversation about customer service standards in Lebanon. Once you get people started, chances are, you're in for one of those long, life force draining rants with no end in sight. It's ...

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