Fri 31 Oct 2014 | 07:32 | Beirut
Khreiss lauds Future Movement stances against takfirists
Fri 31 Oct 2014 at 03:28

Khreiss lauds Future Movement stances against takfirists

NNA - Amal Movement MP, Ali Khreiss, praised on Friday, during a commemoration ceremony marking Ashoura in the town of Maaraka, the latest stances by Future Movement which censured extremist practices

Army: One booby trapped rocket, 5 explosives found in Tripoli's market
Fri 31 Oct 2014 at 07:05

Army: One booby trapped rocket, 5 explosives found in Tripoli's market

NNA - An army unit on Friday afternoon discovered 107mm booby-trapped rocket and five explosive devices during its inspection patrol in the locality of the vegetable market in the city of Tripoli, Ar

Weather forecast: Cloudy, rainy with no change in temperatures
Fri 31 Oct 2014 at 11:13

Weather forecast: Cloudy, rainy with no change in temperatures

NNA - Saturday's weather in Lebanon is partly cloudy to cloudy with no change in temperatures and sporadic rain, as forecasted by Beirut Airport -based Meteorology. Weather report: General stat

Hakim discusses with World Bank means to develop reform plans
Fri 31 Oct 2014 at 03:07

Hakim discusses with World Bank means to develop reform plans

NNA - Minister of Economy and Trade Alain Hakim received on Friday the vice president of operations and services at the World Bank, Peter Kelly, accompanied by the regional director of the Bank Farid

Law

(Corrected) Arrested Ahmad Mikati handed over to military judiciary
Thu 30 Oct 2014 at 06:19

(Corrected) Arrested Ahmad Mikati handed over to military judiciary

NNA - The arrested terrorist, Ahmed Selim Mikati, dubbed as "Abu Bakr" and "Abi Huda" and one of the most important cadres of the "Daash" Organization, was handed over to the military judiciary on Th

Bou Saab: Schools in Tripoli open tomorrow
Tue 28 Oct 2014 at 06:59

Bou Saab: Schools in Tripoli open tomorrow

NNA - Minister of Education Elias Bou Saab announced on Tuesday that the schools in Tripoli, Meniyeh and Akkar shall be open tomorrow (Wednesday) after that they have been closed due to the security s

Lebanon participates in mountain bike championship in Indonesia
Wed 29 Oct 2014 at 01:52

Lebanon participates in mountain bike championship in Indonesia

NNA - A delegation of the Lebanese Cycling Federation left Lebanon on Wednesday bound for the island of Sumatra, Indonesia, to take part in the Asian mountain bike championship, which will be held fro

Israel reopens AlAqsa Mosque ahead of Muslim prayers
Fri 31 Oct 2014 at 09:52

Israel reopens AlAqsa Mosque ahead of Muslim prayers

NNA - Israel reopened Jerusalem's flashpoint Al-Aqsa mosque compound Friday ahead of the weekly Muslim prayers, after a rare closure following clashes sparked by the killing of a Palestinian by po

Europe won't recognise vote in eastern Ukraine, Merkel tells Putin
Fri 31 Oct 2014 at 03:14

Europe won't recognise vote in eastern Ukraine, Merkel tells Putin

NNA - German Chancellor Angela Merkel told Russian President Vladimir Putin on the phone that Sunday's planned elections in eastern Ukraine were illegitimate and would not be recognised by Europea