Sun 20 Apr 2014 | 04:31 | Beirut
Mikati: For a president comprehending Lebanon's message
Sun 20 Apr 2014 at 02:41

Mikati: For a president comprehending Lebanon's message

NNA - Having greeted both president Sleiman and Maronite patriarch Rahi at the advent of Easter, former Prime Minister Najib Mikati expressed need for electing a new president capable of comprehending

Family feud leaves one killed in Bakhoun
Sun 20 Apr 2014 at 12:32

Family feud leaves one killed in Bakhoun

NNA - An altercation between Abed el Hakim G. and his cousin escalated into murder in the town of Bakhoun-Dinnyeh, NNA field correspondent reported on Sunday. Security forces and members of the LAF ru

Tomorrow's weather: Cloudy and misty
Sun 20 Apr 2014 at 01:09

Tomorrow's weather: Cloudy and misty

NNA - Monday's weather will be cloudy and misty with further drop in temperature as forecasted by Beirut Airport-based Meteorology Department during the upcoming 24 hours or so. Unsettled weather

New MEA flights to Basra, London
Wed 26 Mar 2014 at 10:14

New MEA flights to Basra, London

NNA - Lebanon's Middle East Airlines MEA announced on Wednesday the launching of a new flight to Basra - Iraq as of March 30, 2014, noting that there will be two flights per week -- one on Thursda

Law

Death penalty against six Palestinians over terrorist acts
Thu 17 Apr 2014 at 01:50

Death penalty against six Palestinians over terrorist acts

NNA - Military Investigative judge Fadi Sawan issued on Thursday an indictment demanding death penalty against six Palestinians for carrying out terrorist acts and possessing of weapons and explosives

Bou Saab represents Sleiman at the LU 63 founding anniversary
Thu 17 Apr 2014 at 10:03

Bou Saab represents Sleiman at the LU 63 founding anniversary

NNA - The Lebanese University organized on Thursday a celebration for its 63 founding anniversary, at the Rafic Hariri complex in Hadath. The event was held in presence of Education Minister Elias B

Hennawi meets Cuban Ambassador, others
Thu 17 Apr 2014 at 03:21

Hennawi meets Cuban Ambassador, others

NNA - Minister of Youth and Sports, Abdul Mottaleb Hennawi, on Thursday met at his office in the Ministry with the Cuban Ambassador to Lebanon, Renée Ceballo Prats, over the current situation in the

Iraq attacks kill nine as bomber hits university
Sun 20 Apr 2014 at 01:07

Iraq attacks kill nine as bomber hits university

NNA - Attacks in Iraq, including a suicide bombing at a university in north Baghdad, killed at least nine people on Sunday, security and medical officials said, according to AFP. The attacks, which co

Bus/tractor collision in Pakistan kills 42
Sun 20 Apr 2014 at 11:52

Bus/tractor collision in Pakistan kills 42

NNA - At least 42 people have been killed and 17 injured in southern Pakistan when a bus travelling to Karachi collided with a tractor pulling a trolley, police said according to AFP. The dead and inj