During the Lebanese Civil War in 1975, she received the empty sleeve of a mortar shell for her birthday; it automatically found a place on her shelf.
The gallery spaces are within five minutes’ walk of each other, linked by the bridge over the Serpentine Lake, from which the galleries get their names.
Beirut-based designer Bokja specialises in making upholstered furniture with vintage fabric but the studio's workers now dedicate their time to sewing colourful silk face masks to curb the spread of the new coronavirus.
It’s not often people find their future soulmate through Garena Free Fire but that was certainly the case for a Syrian couple, who became husband and wife after first meeting in the game, then in real-life.
A teenage singer from Lebanon has become the latest to join a global pop band formed by Simon Fuller, the man behind the Spice Girls and "American Idol,” which aims to transform young unknowns into internet superstars.
Ibrahim is a plasterer by trade, but when he saw crowds flocking by the tens of thousands to Beirut's Martyrs' Square to protest against government corruption and incompetence, he knew it was not an opportunity to be missed.
For the first time, Lebanon’s capital Beirut hosted a Red bull cliff diving contest with professional divers participating from different countries.
Usually, the kingdom of water tanks and satellite dishes, Lebanon's rooftops have recently been graced by unlikely scenes of locked-down residents fleeing their flats.
The Solidarity Christmas Village, decked out with shining fairy lights and glittering trees, has been offering visitors free entry to watch concerts and pick up drinks and snacks.