Sun 26 Oct 2014 | 12:01 | Beirut
Bassil solidarized with Egypt in the face of terrorism
Sat 25 Oct 2014 at 05:46

Bassil solidarized with Egypt in the face of terrorism

NNA - Foreign minister Gibran Bassil, has been in contact with Egyptian counterpart over yesterday's terrorist attack which claimed the lives of 38 Egyptian soldiers in northern Sinai. Having de

Flare bombs over Qousaya outskirts for suspicion of gunmen movements
Sat 25 Oct 2014 at 11:35

Flare bombs over Qousaya outskirts for suspicion of gunmen movements

NNA - Flare bombs were fired in the air over Qousaya outskirts in Zahle a while ago for suspicion of movements by armed militants in the area, NNA correspondent in Zahle reported. ============= R.Sh.

Weather forecast: partly cloudy, drop in temperature
Sat 25 Oct 2014 at 10:51

Weather forecast: partly cloudy, drop in temperature

NNA - Sunday weather in Lebanon is almost clear to partly cloudy with slight drop in temperature, as forecasted by Beirut Airport-based Meteorology Department. Weather report: General status: Stabl

Zeaiter explains reasons behind floods
Fri 24 Oct 2014 at 05:07

Zeaiter explains reasons behind floods

NNA - Minister of Public Works and Transport, Ghazi Zeaiter, chaired a meeting on Friday to discuss the reasons that caused the recent flooding on the coastal highway between Beirut and Byblos. It t

Law

STL postpones session to 11 November
Thu 23 Oct 2014 at 01:23

STL postpones session to 11 November

NNA - Special Tribunal for Lebanon (STL) Trial Chamber postponed on Thursday its session to Tuesday 11 November 2014. ==========N.AF/L.Y.R

Bou Saab patronizes Italian Language Day ceremony
Thu 23 Oct 2014 at 05:05

Bou Saab patronizes Italian Language Day ceremony

NNA - Education and Higher Learning Minister, Elias Bou Saab, on Thursday patronized the Italian Language Day ceremony that has been organized by the educational center for studies and development an

Hinnawi in front of
Fri 24 Oct 2014 at 05:19

Hinnawi in front of "Success" Swimming Club: For supporting outstanding players

NNA - Youth and Sports Minister, Abdel Mutlab Hinnawi, underlined sustained policy to encourage outstanding players in all sorts of sports, providing them with all needed support. Minister Hinnawi&#

Egypt to close Rafah crossing with Gaza strip
Sat 25 Oct 2014 at 01:15

Egypt to close Rafah crossing with Gaza strip

NNA - Egypt authorities decided to close the border Rafah crossing with Gaza strip starting today (Saturday) until another note is issued. The decision came as part of an emergency measure in the wak

Massive floods hit Greek Island of Rhodes
Sat 25 Oct 2014 at 12:47

Massive floods hit Greek Island of Rhodes

NNA - Rain of up to 175mm (7 inches) has caused deadly flash flooding on the Greek tourist island of Rhodes. The rain came after a storm system hit Greece on Friday night and continued into Saturday.