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Hadeel Farfour
Transplanting the Beirut Municipal Stadium from Tarik al-Jadideh to Horsh Beirut (the Pine Forest) in Qasqas and transforming the Beirut Hippodrome (...
Monday, February 2, 2015
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Alain Tabourian
I am not debating the issue of whether or not to extract oil, except to warn against wrongly believing hydrocarbons are a panacea for all ills. On...
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
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Lara Bitar, Yazan al-Saadi
After two years of hype and $US 2.5 million spent on renovation, Sanayeh Garden, one of the oldest and largest public spaces in Beirut, finally...
Friday, June 6, 2014
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Nader Sabbagh
On Tuesday, World Bank President Jim Yong Kim concluded his visit to Lebanon. However, leaks about the talks he held in Beirut suggest the issues...
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
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Leah Caldwell
Last month, Sukleen’s signature green garbage trucks were plastered with a series of new advertisements. In the ads pouty-lipped models wearing...
Sunday, March 25, 2012
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Bisan Kassab
The battle over Egypt’s new constitution has begun. It is a showdown mainly between Islamists and liberals calling for a civil state that has...
Thursday, March 15, 2012
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