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Thanks to its lush mountains, abundant rivers and waterfalls and crystalline lake, Ouyoun Samak qualifies as one of the most beautiful Lebanese towns where one can stroll amid unmatched scenery.

The Terjmans (Al-Terjmans) are a small Lebanese family of no more than 200 members. They are present mainly in Saida, Beirut and Tripoli.

Myth In recent years, the media has been raving about the detrimental effects of stress on our health, but are these claims justified or are they just another way for the popular psychology industry to make a buck out of a credulous audience?

​“Before that, I wish to help you find a place to sleep. I have reserved a room for you at an important house by the Neckar River. The house belongs to the widow of von Brunn, a reputed surgeon and friend of mine. As you well know, when the ‘von’ particle precedes one’s name, it is...

​Overview Against the widening gap between the rich and the poor and amidst soaring unemployment and abject poverty, varied interventions arise with the aim of reducing social disparity, creating equal opportunities for all classes, promoting social justice and providing solutions to prevent all...

The number of passengers who used the Rafic Hariri International Airport Traffic in 2014 stood at 6,569,469 compared to 6,265,132 passengers in 2013, i.e. up by 4.8% or 304,337 passengers. In December 2014, the airport handled 573,229 passengers compared to 510,367 in December 2013, i.e. an...

February 1994 was marked by a crucial event whose repercussions are still reverberating today. On February 27, a bombing targeted the Sayyidat Al-Najat Church and the Lebanese Forces were accused of the atrocity as a prelude to accuse its leader, Samir Geagea, and to jail him and thus take him away...

The last month of 2014 did not register any surprising turn of events and no changes were seen on the landscape that marked the previous months of the year. The initiation of dialogue between Hezbollah and the Future Movement might be the only new addition to the general spectrum. Below is the...

Not so long ago, Mrah El-Hbas was still a small town with a few houses. However, as the urban expansion of the city of Saida and its vicinity crawled towards the town, the erection of houses and high-rise buildings became a common occurrence in Mrah El-Hbas. If the phenomenon continues at the same...

‘Shafshaka’ in the Arabic vernacular is used to denote a task done quickly and improperly, thus resulting in future problems. Several families in north Lebanon- Akkar- have the name ‘shafshak’.