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07-09-13
Caretaker Prime Minister Najib Mikati said the explosion that wounded dozens in a Hezbollah-controlled Beirut suburb Tuesday makes Lebanese dialogue imperative to avoid further strife.

07-09-13
BEIRUT: A car bomb ripped through Tuesday Beiruts southern suburbs, a stronghold of Hezbollah, wounding over 50 people, security sources said.

07-09-13
A large explosion rocked a stronghold of the Shiite militant Hezbollah group south of the Lebanese capital Tuesday, setting several cars on fire, sending a thick plume of black smoke billowing into the sky and wounding at least 15 people, security officials said.

07-09-13
No serious price hikes in basic food items have been noticed on the eve of the holy month of Ramadan, a senior official at the Economy and Trade Ministry told The Daily Star over the weekend. A nationwide campaign to monitor the consumable products was launched late last month, according to ministry Director-General Fouad Flayfel.

07-09-13
SIDON, Lebanon: There are no winners or losers in Sidon. So says former MP Osama Saad, a prominent political leader in the southern city, who expresses frustration at the tense and sectarian rhetoric in the aftermath of the violence that engulfed the city two weeks ago.

07-09-13
Lebanons Dar al-Fatwa announced that the holy month of Ramadan would start Wednesday, after sheikhs said they failed to spot the new moon after sunset Monday.

07-09-13
It is within the remit of a caretaker Cabinet to approve the building of refugee camps for Syrians, but divisions within the government means a decision on this issue is unlikely in the immediate future.

07-09-13
President Michel Sleiman and caretaker Prime Minister Najib Mikati are expected to hold an urgent Cabinet session to approve two key decrees needed to proceed with oil and gas exploration in Lebanon, according to Energy Minister Gebran Bassil.

07-09-13
President Michel Sleiman sprung to the defense of the under-fire Army Monday, saying mistakes by soldiers during periods of conflict should not be exploited to launch a campaign against the bodys national role.

07-08-13
A shooting broke out on Sunday near the residence of caretaker Agriculture Minister Hussein Hajj Hasan in Baalbek reportedly over family disputes that the Hizbullah minister has nothing to do with.

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