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Airport passenger traffic rises by 10 percent 

Passenger traffic at Beirut’s Rafic Hariri International Airport increased by nearly 10 percent in the first quarter of 2015 compared to the same period last year, according to a statement released by the directorate general of the civil aviation.

Airport passenger traffic rises by 10 percent 

Passenger traffic at Beirut’s Rafic Hariri International Airport increased by nearly 10 percent in the first quarter of 2015 compared to the same period last year, according to a statement released by the directorate general of the civil aviation.

Iraq PM committed to reforms to attract business

Iraq is committed to making difficult reforms to its bureaucracy and regulations for foreign firms in order to attract much-needed investment, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said at a Washington forum Thursday.

Airlines slash Moscow routes

In 2012, British discount airline easyJet beat Virgin Atlantic Airways in a fierce competition for the rights to fly from London’s Gatwick to Moscow’s Domodedovo airport, a route that became available when its former operator was swallowed up in a merger.

Double standards 

Friday’s address by Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah, focusing on developments in Yemen, was a model of consistency – as in consistent double standards.

Double standards 

Friday’s address by Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah, focusing on developments in Yemen, was a model of consistency – as in consistent double standards.

Hamburg hope to be fifth time lucky with Labbadia

Former Bundesliga champions Hamburg SV appointed their fifth coach this season when they unveiled Bruno Labbadia Wednesday, hoping he can steer them past northern rivals Werder Bremen Sunday and into the playoff spot.

Hamburg hope to be fifth time lucky with Labbadia

Former Bundesliga champions Hamburg SV appointed their fifth coach this season when they unveiled Bruno Labbadia Wednesday, hoping he can steer them past northern rivals Werder Bremen Sunday and into the playoff spot.

Hamilton and Rosberg back at scene of battle

Just days after their latest spat following Sunday’s Chinese Grand Prix, Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg return this weekend to the scene of one of their most dramatic battles at the Bahrain GP.

Can you rock a jumpsuit?

Awards nights are usually reserved for showstopping gowns, but it one swoop, Robin Wright resisted the norm in a backless Ralph Lauren custom jumpsuit done in ivory as a contemporary take on the lady tuxedo.

Can you rock a jumpsuit?

Awards nights are usually reserved for showstopping gowns, but it one swoop, Robin Wright resisted the norm in a backless Ralph Lauren custom jumpsuit done in ivory as a contemporary take on the lady tuxedo.

How stray cats colonized AUB’s campus 

On any given day, as students go about their lives at the American University of Beirut, attending classes, having lunch on a picnic bench or hanging out in their dorms, they often find themselves sharing their activities with a furrier cohort.

Genesis Coupe revives historic sports car lore 

When I review cars, more often than not I find myself selecting cars that I find intriguing or appealing, which makes it all the more surprising that over the past several months I have reviewed more models from Hyundai than from any other brand.

Robo-chef can perfectly mimic professional

A robotic chef that can whip up professional quality meals in a matter of minutes has been developed by engineers in the U.K., who call it the world’s first Automated Kitchen.

St Helena: a remote island with a rich history

Saint Helena’s major claim to fame is as the place where the fallen French emperor Napoleon died in exile, but now the destiny of the tiny island is about to change with the opening of its first airport next year.

Star Wars trailer delights fans

Hype surrounding the eagerly anticipated “Star Wars” reboot made the jump to light speed Thursday as the movie’s makers unveiled a trailer that delighted fans with a glimpse of iconic characters Han Solo and Chewbacca.

Star Wars trailer delights fans

Hype surrounding the eagerly anticipated “Star Wars” reboot made the jump to light speed Thursday as the movie’s makers unveiled a trailer that delighted fans with a glimpse of iconic characters Han Solo and Chewbacca.

Iberian holy days: Wild celebrations

Smoke hung heavily over this hilly city, broken by flickering flames, when I mustered my courage, plunged into the crowd and brought down my bright-green hammer on a stranger’s head.Teaser