Lebanese author awarded International Prize for Arabic Fiction

A Lebanese author has won the International Prize for Arabic Fiction for his novel depicting life of a Christian egg seller after war, in exile and during imprisonment. The prize is a prestigious Arabic literary award, affiliated with the Booker Prize Foundation in London. Rabee Jaber was awarded the prize for his novel titled The […]

Assi Hilani frustrated that his own kids prefer Justin Bieber

Caulete Polis, wife of prominent Lebanese singer Assi Hilani, revealed that her children do not show off that their father is a famous singer and they prefer to listen to music by singer Justin Bieber. Caulete added that Assi sometimes gets irritated by that and he scolds his children telling them that he is their […]

Noor Fares: Upcoming Lebanese jewelry designer

Jewelry by Lebanese designer Noor Fares, currently available at stores in Los Angeles, London and Beirut, will be expanding to cover Dubai in 2010. Fares, whose clients include the likes of Zaha Hadid, Francesco Clemente and Camilla Al Fayed, plans to eventually open her own boutiques in major cities around the world. “I am looking […]