Tue 30 Sep 2014 | 04:47 | Beirut
Jamaa Islamiya supports negotiations or swap in the case of kidnapped servicemen
Tue 30 Sep 2014 at 04:22

Jamaa Islamiya supports negotiations or swap in the case of kidnapped servicemen

NNA - Jamaa Islamiya on Tuesday called the Lebanese government to end the "tragedy" of the military hostages in Arsal and to work on releasing them by the means of negotiations or a swap deal. The g

Army suspects car in Mhammara
Tue 30 Sep 2014 at 03:19

Army suspects car in Mhammara

NNA - The Army cut off the main road in Mhammara - Akkar in both directions after suspecting a Honda car parked alongside the road. After inspecting the car it turned out to be free of explosives, th

AUBMC Celebrates 10year Anniversary of CAP Accreditation with Reaccreditation
Tue 30 Sep 2014 at 04:08

AUBMC Celebrates 10year Anniversary of CAP Accreditation with Reaccreditation

NNA - The American University of Beirut Medical Center Pathology and Laboratory Medicine received in August 2014 its reaccreditation by the College of American Pathologists (CAP) based on the results

Shehayeb seeks boosting trade with Egypt
Tue 30 Sep 2014 at 04:15

Shehayeb seeks boosting trade with Egypt

NNA - Minister of Agriculture, Akram Shehayeb, on Tuesday met at his office in the Ministry with Egyptian Chargé d'Affaires, Khaled Anis, accompanied by a delegation from the embassy. The meetin

Law

Release of two people arrested while reopening Masnaa road
Tue 30 Sep 2014 at 01:37

Release of two people arrested while reopening Masnaa road

NNA - Government Commissioner to the Military Court Judge Sakr Sakr on Tuesday ordered the release of two people arrested by the army, for involvement in the incident that occurred at the reopening of

Khabbaz's Ghadi nominated to Oscar
Tue 30 Sep 2014 at 04:06

Khabbaz's Ghadi nominated to Oscar

NNA - Culture Minister, Raymond Areiji, on Tuesday announced the nomination of Ghadi film, written by George Khabbaz and directed by Amin Durra, to the American film festival of Oscar 2014 competition

Young Lebanese crosses 2850 Km on bike from Germany to Lebanon
Wed 24 Sep 2014 at 04:11

Young Lebanese crosses 2850 Km on bike from Germany to Lebanon

NNA - Lebanon Mountain Bikers Club honored the Lebanese Jalal Beaini, from the village of Bmahreih in Alley, in a ceremony held under the patronage of Minister of Youth and Sports Abdel Muttaleb Henna

U.S.led Strikes Hit Jihadists Closing on Syria Border Town
Tue 30 Sep 2014 at 03:44

U.S.led Strikes Hit Jihadists Closing on Syria Border Town

NNA - U.S.-led strikes hit Islamic State group fighters closing on a key town on Syria's border with Turkey overnight as Ankara prepared to request parliamentary authorization Tuesday to join the

Afghanistan, U.S. Sign LongAwaited Security Pact
Tue 30 Sep 2014 at 03:43

Afghanistan, U.S. Sign LongAwaited Security Pact

NNA - Afghanistan and the United States on Tuesday signed a deal to allow some U.S. troops to stay in the country next year, signaling that new President Ashraf Ghani intends to mend frayed ties with