Articles in Miss Lebanon Australia, Cities, Towns & Villages, Sports, History and Local News

Tyre

on

Tyre is an ancient Phoenician city and the legendary birthplace of Europa and Elissa (Dido). Today it is the fourth largest city in Lebanon and houses one of the nation's major ports. Tourism is a major industry. ... Read full article

Tearful Federer Wins Australian Open for 20th Slam Title

on

A tearful Roger Federer surged home to beat Marin Cilic in five riveting sets and win his sixth Australian Open and 20th Grand Slam title in Melbourne on Sunday.... Read full article

Hat-Trick Hero Jedinak Fires Australia into World Cup

on

Captain Mile Jedinak's second-half hat-trick fired Australia into next year's World Cup in Russia on Wednesday as they swept past Honduras 3-1 in the second leg of their playoff in Sydney.... Read full article

Josh Mansour targeting place in world cup after comeback from knee injury

on

Mansour has set his sights on playing in the Rugby League World Cup after a making a successful return from knee surgery in Penrith’s 38-0 defeat of Canterbury.... Read full article

Mother Teresa, the war in Lebanon and the rescue of 100 orphans and children with disabilities

on

In 1982, in the middle of fighting, the nun saved from bombardments a group of children in an orphanage. Disabled and ill, the children had been abandoned by the staff. Through faith and prayer, she obtained a ceasefire to evacuate. ... Read full article

Bsharri

on

Bsharri is a Lebanese town at 1,650 m of altitude, near the Kadisha Valley. Bsharri is just under the Cedar forest and is the birthplace of the famous poet, painter and sculptor Khalil Gibran who now has a museum in the town to honor him...... Read full article

Australian Army Archives Reveal Pre-Independence Lebanon In Rare 1941 Footage

by Nadine Mazloum | LBC GROUP news on

In what may be a super rare find, this gem of a video appeared before me on YouTube. Not only does it depict Lebanon’s Cedar ski slopes in 1941 but the low number of views makes it all the more worthwhile.... Read full article

HARDINE VILLAGE, THE TEMPLE OF GOD MERCURY

on

Hardine means in Syriac language: “Pious”, Witness of justice, Ardent in faith and Square of religion.... Read full article

Lebanon is Hosting The 2017 FIBA Asian Cup

on

The FIBA Asia Cup 2017 will take place in Lebanon from 8-20 Aug, and it will be the first ever Asia-Oceania joint continental Championship where 16 teams, including Oceanian powerhouses Australia and New Zealand, will battle for top honours in Asia.... Read full article

Cheryshev Stars as Russia Rout Saudi Arabia in World Cup Opener

on

Denis Cheryshev struck twice for Russia as the World Cup hosts thumped Saudi Arabia 5-0 in the opening match of the tournament in Moscow on Thursday.... Read full article

Advertisement