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Lebanese, 2 Sri Lankans detained over crime 

Police detained a Lebanese and two Sri Lankans for allegedly committing a crime in a Beirut uptown neighborhood and robbing a sum of cash and two pistols, the Internal Security Forces said in a statement issued Sunday

Lebanese, 2 Sri Lankans detained over crime 

Police detained a Lebanese and two Sri Lankans for allegedly committing a crime in a Beirut uptown neighborhood and robbing a sum of cash and two pistols, the Internal Security Forces said in a statement issued Sunday

HSBC cuts Emaar’s estimate by 26 percent

HSBC Holdings Plc cut its price estimates for Dubai developer Emaar Properties PJSC and peers including Damac Properties Dubai Co., predicting falling revenue and declining property prices in the United Arab Emirates market.

ECB rate cut likely: Policymakers

There is firm support for a deposit rate cut within the European Central Bank’s Governing Council but appetite for more radical action is still limited, conversations with policymakers indicate a month before the March rate decision.

Nishikori marches on in Memphis

Top seed Kei Nishikori moved closer to a fourth straight ATP Memphis title Friday, saving all five break points he faced in a 6-2, 6-4 quarter-final victory over Mikhail Kukushkin

Magnussen returns with Renault F1 team

Renault announced the Formula One comeback of Danish driver Kevin Magnussen at the launch Wednesday of a new-look team that will put the French carmaker back on the starting grid as a constructor.

Donald Trump skewered in Funny or Die film

In one of the more elaborate spoofs of Donald Trump, Johnny Depp has joined the ranks of the combed-over, starring in a mock documentary released the morning after the GOP candidate’s primary victory in New Hampshire.

Donald Trump skewered in Funny or Die film

In one of the more elaborate spoofs of Donald Trump, Johnny Depp has joined the ranks of the combed-over, starring in a mock documentary released the morning after the GOP candidate’s primary victory in New Hampshire.

Warner settles 'Happy Birthday' copyright suit for $14M

The copyright to the world's most popular song, "Happy Birthday to You," has been in dispute for decades, but if an agreement by Warner/Chappel Music to pay $14 million to end a lawsuit over the song is approved by a U.S. court, it will be free for all to use as they please

French ballerina Violette Verdy dies at 82

Violette Verdy, one of the ballet world's most loved ballerinas and choreographers, has died aged 82, after leading a life that inspired generations of dancers, the Paris Opera announced Tuesday

Saint Laurent debuts new collection

Saint Laurent showed its new men’s collection in Los Angeles Wednesday in front of a host of stars amid persistent rumors over the future of its artistic director Hedi Slimane.

Saint Laurent debuts new collection

Saint Laurent showed its new men’s collection in Los Angeles Wednesday in front of a host of stars amid persistent rumors over the future of its artistic director Hedi Slimane.

Apple to launch new iPhone, iPad in March

Apple Inc is on target to introduce its next iPhone and iPad models on March 15, and aims to start selling the devices in the same week, technology blog 9to5Mac reported, citing sources.

How to pull off the minimal catwalk look 

Fashionista Hadia Sinno took the style world by storm with a unique combination of expertise and avant-garde style, rising to become one of the most preeminent voices on all things fashion.

Paris magic still enchants tourists after attacks

Some visitors may be steering clear of the world’s top tourist destination after terror attacks in the French capital, but for lovers, shoppers and gourmands who dare to go, Paris will always be Paris.