Al Jazeera World

Time Out: Lebanon's Golden Age of Basketball

After the civil war, the basketball court became a new battleground of sectarian divisions between Lebanon's top teams.

Arts & Culture

Lebanese actor Ziyad Itani: 'I was never a spy for Israel'

Prominent playwright, effectively exonerated by a military investigative judge, discusses reversal of legal fortune.

Lebanese actor Ziyad Itani: 'I was never a spy for Israel'

Al Jazeera World

May Ziade: The Life of an Arab Feminist Writer

Exploring Ziade's complex life, her effort to emancipate women, and her platonic relationship with poet Khalil Gibran.

Elections

A Palestinian seat in Lebanon's parliament?

How a mock political campaign spread confusion and awareness ahead of Lebanon's parliamentary elections.

A Palestinian seat in Lebanon's parliament?

Lebanon

Lebanon tribunal rules to proceed on Rafik Hariri assassination

Former PM's killing was an 'act of terrorism' and could only have been carried out by sophisticated group, judge says.

Lebanon tribunal rules to proceed on Rafik Hariri assassination

Lebanon

Hariri in Saudi Arabia to meet king, crown prince

Saad Hariri arrives in Saudi Arabia, his first visit there since his abrupt 'resignation' from Riyadh in November.

Lebanon's Hariri in Riyadh to meet King Salman, Crown Prince MBS

Saudi Arabia

Hariri accepts invitation to visit Saudi Arabia

Lebanese PM welcomes Saudi invitation, in what would be his first visit since his 'resignation' from Riyadh in November.

Lebanon's Saad Hariri accepts invitation to visit Saudi Arabia

Lebanon

Suspect in killing of Filipina maid interrogated in Lebanon

Lebanese citizen Nader Essam Assaf handed over to Lebanon after his arrest in Syria, Lebanese authorities say.

Philippines

Lebanon 'arrests suspect' in Filipina maid murder

Nader Essam Assaf and his wife accused of killing Joanna Demafelis, who had gone missing in September 2016.

Lebanon

Lebanon-Israel: Tensions over disputed water

A maritime border dispute between the two countries may get in the way of Lebanon's exploration plans.

Weather

Flash-flooding in Baghdad, basking in the sun in Riyadh

Another winter storm is set to bring extreme conditions to the Levant and neighbours.

Flash-flooding in Baghdad, basking in the sun in Riyadh

Lebanon

Tillerson says Hezbollah a threat to Lebanon's security

US secretary of state warns that Lebanon's security is being threatened by Hezbollah's influence in regional conflicts.

Tillerson says Hezbollah a threat to Lebanon's security

Middle East

Lebanon: Israel border wall 'threatens security'

Lebanon and Israel have a border dispute as well as a dispute over ownership of an offshore gas field.

Syria's War

Syria: Israel launched missiles at military targets

Air raids were carried out by Israeli warplanes in cross-border attack from Lebanese territory, Syrian military says.

Syria: Israel launched missiles at military targets

Lebanon

Lebanon: Israeli wall 'assault on Lebanese land'

Lebanese leaders have said Israel actions are threatening the stability of the border region.

Lebanon: Israeli wall 'assault on Lebanese land'