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200-year-old church in Lebanon goes up in flames - WKRN.com

Sun, 2015-02-22 01:21

WKRN.com

200-year-old church in Lebanon goes up in flames
WKRN.com
LEBANON, Tenn. (WKRN) – A 200-year-old church in Lebanon caught fire Saturday morning, leaving behind serious damage. It started at 8:45 a.m. at Cedar Grove Baptist Church on Cedar Grove Road. A member of the church called firefighters after he ...
Fire destroys 200-year-old churchLebanon Democrat

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Lebanon surveys damages from 2-day snowstorm - The Daily Star

Sat, 2015-02-21 18:56

The Daily Star

Lebanon surveys damages from 2-day snowstorm
The Daily Star
BEIRUT, KHRAIBET AL-JUNDI, BIBNINE: Lebanon on Saturday began to survey the damages caused by the 2-day storm that buried villages across the country under thick layers of snow and wreaked havoc on the country's weak infrastructure. Snowstorm ...

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Lebanon's Storms Adds Insult to Injury for Syrian Refugees - Global Voices Online

Sat, 2015-02-21 17:14

Global Voices Online

Lebanon's Storms Adds Insult to Injury for Syrian Refugees
Global Voices Online
Syria's refugees living in Lebanon have been hit hard by stormy weather and snow. As Lebanon endures its third winter storm since January, nicknamed 'Windy', reports of Syrian refugees suffering from the cold are already surfacing. At the time of ...
QC allocates over QR32m for Syrian refugees in LebanonPeninsula On-line

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10 injured when van overturns in north Lebanon - The Daily Star

Sat, 2015-02-21 12:52

The Daily Star

10 injured when van overturns in north Lebanon
The Daily Star
BEIRUT: Ten people were injured when a passenger van collided with a car in the north Lebanon district of Akkar Saturday morning, the National News Agency reported. The NNA said a Hyundai van collided with a Renault at the entrance of Qobeiyat, ...

Extension of Khair's term in Lebanon's interest: Moqbel - The Daily Star

Sat, 2015-02-21 11:55

The Daily Star

Extension of Khair's term in Lebanon's interest: Moqbel
The Daily Star
BEIRUT: Lebanon's defense minister brushed off criticism over his decision to extend the term of a military officer, saying the move was legal and in the interest of the military. “I am a defense minister, and I work and decide in the limits of the ...

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'Windy' wreaks havoc across Lebanon - The Daily Star

Sat, 2015-02-21 02:27

The Daily Star

'Windy' wreaks havoc across Lebanon
The Daily Star
ALEY/SIDON/TRIPOLI, Lebanon: Storm “Windy” hammered Lebanon Friday as heavy snow blocked vital roads across the country, isolating residents. The fierce weather caused widespread power outages, while plummeting temperatures and heating oil ...

Active citizenship: holding Lebanon together - The Daily Star

Sat, 2015-02-21 01:41

The Daily Star

Active citizenship: holding Lebanon together
The Daily Star
In Lebanon, where the government is crippled by deadlocks and vacuums, the need for these people – known as active citizens – is great. Becoming an active citizen in Lebanon poses problems, however, due to the weakness of the state, and sectarian and ...

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Montreal imam whose passport was revoked is in Lebanon, lawyer won't say ... - National Post

Fri, 2015-02-20 23:20

Montreal imam whose passport was revoked is in Lebanon, lawyer won't say ...
National Post
5, the imam wrote asking for a new passport so he could visit his ailing father in Lebanon but there is no indication in his file he received one. Mr. Sbeiti is a citizen of both Canada and Lebanon. He told passport officials in 2012 he did not possess ...

Lebanon belongs outside regional axes: Maronite bishops - The Daily Star

Fri, 2015-02-20 15:29

The Daily Star

Lebanon belongs outside regional axes: Maronite bishops
The Daily Star
In a statement read Friday by the secretary of the Maronite patriarchate, priest Rafik al-Warsha, at the end of the council's monthly meeting, the bishops, led by Patriarch Beshara Rai, also deplored the persisting presidential deadlock which has left ...

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