Anti-government protesters throw firecrackers at riot police during a demonstration against the new government, near Parliament Square, in #Beirut, #Lebanon. (Hussein Malla / AP)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 16 – 22 January

There are decades where nothing happens, and there are weeks where decades happen. Vladimir Ilyich Lenin

A riot police officer stands next of a #Christmas tree during a protest in downtown #Beirut, #Lebanon. (Hussein Malla / AP)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 12 – 18 December

If you are going through hell, keep going. Winston Churchill

People pose for a selfie in the Lebanese ski resort of Faraya, north of Beirut. (Anwar Amro / AFP)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW : 1 – 7 March

Three scents accompany my memories of this place: cut wood, poppy-seed bread, and the soft, crisp smell of snow. – Elif Shafak.

Miss Tourism Universe 2014 Ninoska Vasquez (C) from Venezuela poses for photographers with the first runner-up Ema Golijanin (R) from Bosnia and the second runner-up Bianca Matte (L) from Brazil at the Casino de Liban in northern Beirut, Lebanon. The Miss Tourism 2014 World Final will be held in Barquisimeto, Venezuela, on 10 December. (WAEL HAMZEH / EPA)
Lebanon POW

Lebanon POW: 20 – 26 November

The one thing that you have that nobody else has is you. Your voice, your mind, your story, your vision. So write and draw and

That ain't right

That ain’t right: snow over Egypt’s pyramids!

WOOW, for the first time in 112 years, snow/hail has fallen across Egypt. This news as unbelievable as it might sounds, is totally true. Hundreds