Members of the Lebanese army stand guard outside a Blom Bank branch in Beirut, Lebanon. Reuters
Lebanon is like a sinking ship that will go under unless action is taken, Nabih Berri, the speaker of parliament was quoted as saying on Monday, referring to the country's deep economic and political crisis.
Lebanon’s revolution has lasted two weeks longer than Egypt’s 18-day 2011 uprising. The reason for this state of political affairs was that the Lebanese army is not in a position
Lebanon's deepening economic crisis has piled pressure on hospitals, leaving them ill-equipped to face any new wave of the coronavirus, a top hospital director has warned.
Lebanon is facing an unprecedented crisis. The economy has sunk to its lowest. The Lebanese lira is going for 3,900 for a US dollar. In the black market it has reached the absurdly phenomenal level of 18,000 Lebanese lira for a US dollar. The World Bank has described it as one
Trouble is brewing from one end of Europe to another end of Asia. Leaks in the under-sea gas pipelines from Russia to Europe passing through the territorial waters of Denmark and Sweden have raised alarm in the two Scandinavian countries as well as in Europe. The Nord Stream I and Nord Stream II, the gas pipelines had shown signs
The little aircraft appeared out of the blue sky above a Texas home, deposited its payload of a mid-morning snack in the yard and zoomed off, as deliveries by drone start becoming a reality in America. Flying shipments of pizzas and birthday gifts have still not become the norm that tech leaders predicted, but the service is
Germany has managed to fill its gas reserves to 91.32% of capacity, allaying fears it could run out this winter after Russian gas flows fell sharply following European sanctions over the invasion of Ukraine — but it has come at a price. One in ten mid-sized companies, which provide nearly two thirds of German jobs, have cut or
Covid-19 pandemic looks to be under control completely now. Cases in the UAE are gone down. The UAE Government has eased COVID-19-related restrictions from Wednesday in most of the places. Now we can freely move here and there without mask. I am very happy for school kids. They will also feel relieved as KHDA has