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Nearly 150 patients evacuated from east Aleppo: ICRC

Nearly 150 civilians, most disabled or in need of medical care, were evacuated overnight from a hospital in Aleppo's Old City, the first major evacuation from the eastern sector, the International Committee of the Red Cross said on Thursday.

JPMorgan fined over Euribor scandal

JPMorgan Chase & Co., HSBC Holdings PLC and Credit Agricole SA were fined a total of 485.5 million euros ($521 million) for rigging the Euribor benchmark as European Union antitrust regulators wrapped up a five-year investigation into the scandal.

Dortmund strike late, beat Madrid to top spot

Marco Reus’ dramatic equalizer two minutes from time ensured Borussia Dortmund beat holders Real Madrid to top spot in Champions League Group F with a pulsating 2-2 draw Wednesday.

Dortmund strike late, beat Madrid to top spot

Marco Reus’ dramatic equalizer two minutes from time ensured Borussia Dortmund beat holders Real Madrid to top spot in Champions League Group F with a pulsating 2-2 draw Wednesday.

Djokovic has not worked hard enough

Novak Djokovic lost his momentum in the second half of last season and was toppled as the world No. 1 by Andy Murray because his work-rate dropped, the Serbian’s former coach Boris Becker said Wednesday.

IOC extends measures against Russia

Two days before the release of a new report into Russian doping, the IOC Wednesday extended the provisional sanctions imposed on the country over allegations of systematic cheating and cover-ups.

Mercedes have to consider Alonso: Wolff

Fernando Alonso would be on the list of possible replacements for retired Formula One world champion Nico Rosberg at Mercedes despite his contract with McLaren, according to team boss Toto Wolff.

Books grab visitors to BIEL expo 

Visitors attending the Beirut International Arab Book Fair are interested in different types of books but, in a reflection of the region’s situation, politics remains a topic in high demand.

Books grab visitors to BIEL expo 

Visitors attending the Beirut International Arab Book Fair are interested in different types of books but, in a reflection of the region’s situation, politics remains a topic in high demand.

Algerian maestro Fergani dead at 88

Algerian singer Mohamed Tahar Fergani, considered a master of the Arab-Andalusian musical genre, has died aged 88, Algerian media said Thursday.

Pharrell, celebs put on the Ritz with Chanel

Pharrell Williams put on the Ritz for Chanel’s scintillating midseason fashion show Tuesday – donning pearls on the “Cafe Society” catwalk at the restaurant of the newly refurbished Ritz Paris.

Pharrell, celebs put on the Ritz with Chanel

Pharrell Williams put on the Ritz for Chanel’s scintillating midseason fashion show Tuesday – donning pearls on the “Cafe Society” catwalk at the restaurant of the newly refurbished Ritz Paris.

Iceland plays tourism card, for better for worse

An island of ice and lava battered by the Arctic winds, Iceland’s dramatic and pristine landscape is attracting a growing number of tourists, not all of whom are respectful of the fragile ecosystem.

LA Car Show: A Lebanese visitor’s perspective 

Following a rather eye-opening visit to the Los Angeles Car Show a few days ago, I quickly realized that most reviews focused on the fact that manufacturers are moving to meet the demand for sport utility vehicles.

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