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Gulen’s U.S. network facing pressure

A network of more than 150 U.S. charter schools linked to followers of Fethullah Gulen, the Pennsylvania-based Muslim preacher the Turkish government blames for instigating July’s failed coup, has come under growing financial and legal strain, according to school officials, current and former members of Gulen’s movement, and public records reviewed by Reuters.

Lebanese doubt president will emerge 

As lawmakers prepare to head to Parliament to try to elect a president Wednesday, many Lebanese say they are not optimistic about the 45th attempt to end the presidential vacuum, now in its third year.

Lebanon moves to regulate apple, potato imports 

Agriculture Minister Akram Chehayeb announced Monday a decision that would block companies from importing certain produce without prior approval, in an apparent response to demands by local farmers struggling to sell their products.

Lebanon moves to regulate apple, potato imports 

Agriculture Minister Akram Chehayeb announced Monday a decision that would block companies from importing certain produce without prior approval, in an apparent response to demands by local farmers struggling to sell their products.

Garnett says 'farewell' after 21 NBA seasons

Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Garnett is calling time on his NBA career after 21 seasons, posting a video on Instagram saying "farewell" and "thank you" to fans who have backed him since 1995

McIlroy wins Tour Championship, $10 million bonus

Northern Irishman Rory McIlroy capped a stunning comeback with a birdie at the fourth playoff hole to win the season-ending Tour Championship Sunday, along with FedExCup honours and the mind-boggling $10 million bonus.

Marquez extends lead with Aragon GP win

Marc Marquez extended his lead in the MotoGP world championship as he beat out title rivals Valentino Rossi and Jorge Lorenzo to claim victory at the Aragon Grand Prix Sunday.

An anatomy of the written letter 

The first thing you see hung in “Beyond Writing,” the exhibition of work by calligrapher, critic and poet Samir Sayegh now up at Plan Bey, is a 19-print series called “Sufi Quotes.”

An anatomy of the written letter 

The first thing you see hung in “Beyond Writing,” the exhibition of work by calligrapher, critic and poet Samir Sayegh now up at Plan Bey, is a 19-print series called “Sufi Quotes.”

Generations of glamour toast Bottega Veneta

Hollywood icon Lauren Hutton joined Gigi Hadid on the catwalk as the world of glamour united across the generations to celebrate 50 years of venerated Italian fashion house Bottega Veneta in Milan Saturday.

Generations of glamour toast Bottega Veneta

Hollywood icon Lauren Hutton joined Gigi Hadid on the catwalk as the world of glamour united across the generations to celebrate 50 years of venerated Italian fashion house Bottega Veneta in Milan Saturday.

MBC to launch Project Runway Middle East 

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 motor show set to unleash fresh metal 

With the Paris motor show just around the corner and the press getting ready for an early glimpse Thursday of the latest automobiles that will hit the market in the coming months, The Daily Star, in anticipation of the widely awaited event, would like to offer its readers a taste of some of the more remarkable models that are expected to be unveiled at one of the world’s premier car shows.

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